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Ryan Coogler, Shaka King, Terence Nance and More Push for #BlackOutBlackFriday in Light of Ferguson Decision

Following the announcement that police officer Darren Wilson would not be indicted for the murder of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO, several human rights groups have sprung into action to protest the decision and push back against undue violence at the hands of police. 175 more words


Black-Owned Food Trucks Give New Meaning to Meals on Wheels

Once a month from April through October, in a vacant Washington D.C., lot near the famed Nationals Park, about 20 food trucks convene for an evening of music, food and dancing. 986 more words


Jay Z Buys Armand de Brignac "Ace of Spades" Champagne

Jay Z is officially in the champagne business. The rap mogul has purchased luxury spirits brand Armand de Brignac, whose gold bottle he helped make iconic in his 2006 video “Show Me What You Got.” 182 more words


Halle Berry Teams Up With Scandale Paris to Create Fashionable, Afforable Lingerie

Interview by Yolanda Sangweni via Essence.com

Halle Berry has been the face for many luxury labels (remember those Versace ads?), but now the actress is branching off into a fashion venture of her own. 789 more words


Pharrell Launches Billionaire Boys Club Mobile App "Spring"

Pharrell just continues to expand his brand as he has just launched a Billionaire Boys Club mobile shopping app called Spring. BBC has stocked up with a new set of hoodies that you can now purchase from the mobile app. 98 more words


Spinx Gas Station Takes The Midlands By Storm

Columbia, S.C. — Setting up shop in the Midlands, blue-and-yellow gas provider Spinx Co. is heating up competition, extending its business enterprise to the Columbia area. 197 more words


Lisa Price's Beauty Company Carol's Daughter Purchased by L'Oreal USA

L’Oreal USA announced today that it has purchased beauty company Carol’s Daughter, which will help the company reach a diverse consumer base.

“Carol’s Daughter possesses an expertise in the multi-cultural consumer segment, a rapidly expanding market that represents an important growth opportunity in the beauty industry,” said… 322 more words