The grocery store Dominick’s – which closed all its stores last year – has to pay $8.9 million to Michael Jordan after using his name and brand in a steak ad without permission in 2009, 214 more words
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Aretha Franklin may be moving into real estate.
The Queen of Soul told WWJ-AM she wants to open an entertainment venue in Detroit that would include a nightclub and fine dining. 115 more words
Here we go again… Adidas is marketing to the cool kids. I’ve got to give it up to the team behind naming Snoop Dogg (a.k.a Calvin Broadus) … 235 more words
In a blog post on Monday, Google CEO Larry Page announced the company’s next big step forward, detailing a new parent company called Alphabet, which would serve as an umbrella for Google and other off-shoot projects like Nest, a wi-fi enabled thermostat company, and Calico, a research and development biotech company established by Page in 2013. 146 more words
In his first visit to his father’s country since he became president, Barack Obama made his rounds with extended family, addressed economic development and announced more than $1 billion in investments to promote entrepreneurship at 382 more words
Songstress Amel Larrieux is probably as well-known for her gorgeous flowing natural hair as she is for her signature voice. She’s been performing for nearly 20 years and asked the same question since she hit the scene in 1995, “What do you use in your hair?” 563 more words