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San Francisco Elects Their First African American Female Mayor
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London Breed to finish out mayoral term of late Mayor Ed Lee in historic win
The city of San Francisco has turned the dial and elected its first African American female mayor, London Breed....
Bozoma Saint John is Leaving Uber for Endeavor
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The high-profile marketing guru will become CMO at the entertainment conglomerate.
The high-profile executive Bozoma Saint John has left Uber for Endeavor, sources say and Uber confirms. She will become...
14 Year Old Tennis Prodigy Cori ‘Coco’ Gauff Becomes the Youngest French Open Junior Champion in 25 Years
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Over the last eight years, her development has thus far proven her to be a tennis phenom
Tennis Prodigy Cori ‘Coco’ Gauff, who turned 14 in March, became the fifth youngest French Open junior champion in...
Emmy Winning Entertainment Mogul Rushion McDonald’s Hit Radio Show Expands To The RYSE Podcast Network
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Money Making Conversations is now available on-demand via the RYSE Podcast Network
Launched in spring of this year, Rushion McDonald’s show Money Making Conversations continues to grow, building upon its loyal...
Starbucks Names Former Sam’s Club CEO Rosalind Brewer As Chief Operating Officer
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Brewer is the first woman, and first African American, to hold such a high post at Starbucks.
Rosalind Brewer has been named group President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Starbucks Corp., effective Oct. 2. Ms....
10-Year-Old Inspired to Launch Her Own Clothing Line After Being Bullied for Her Dark Skin
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Kheris Rogers launches 'Flexin’ in My Complexion' after being bullied by classmates for her darker skin
One of the many burdens Black women continue to bear on a regular basis is the painful divide of...
NBA Legend John Salley Joins The Management Team of Atlanta-based Startup RYSE
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4-Time NBA Champion John Salley ventures into the multi-media, tech space.
What title can you give a man who holds more than your average? From philanthropist, wellness master, advocate, entrepreneur,...
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