Category Archives: Business

  • Kanye West, Common Aim to Create 20,000 Jobs for Chicago Youth

    Apr 18, 14 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment

    *Kanye West and Common are not teaming up for the typical rap collaboration. But instead, they are teaming up to help create 20,000 jobs for unemployed Chicago youth. Their respective charities Donda’s House Inc. and the Common Ground Foundation are campaigning to see these jobs created for the youth. They are working with Chicago Urban League — focused […]

  • Obamacare is a Hit! Enrollments Top 8 Million

    Apr 18, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via LA Times) – Driven by a last-minute flood of enrollments, particularly in California, sign-ups for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act‘s online marketplaces hit 8 million, President Obama announced Thursday. The total exceeded the initial forecast by 1 million people and capped a notable comeback after a disastrous debut last fall gave rise […]

  • ‘Scandal’ Ends Season on High Note with Finale

    Apr 18, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via The Hollywood Reporter) – It should come as no surprise that “Scandal“ went out on a high note — and without a new Big Bang Theory, it ranked as Thursday’s top show. The ABC drama ended its abbreviated season on Thursday night with its biggest ender to date the top demo rating for a […]

  • Aretha Franklin Sues for False Patti Labelle Fight – Swizz Beatz to Go to Harvard!

    Apr 17, 14 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment

    *Aretha Franklin didn’t like the rumor started by The News Nerd that her and Patti Labelle got into a fist fight. The satire website played off of the gif below where it looks like Franklin brushed off Labelle and refused to hug her. But Franklin said her and Labelle are good friends, and there’s no feud. […]

  • Two Major Companies Urged to be Boycotted: Albers Grits and Ashley Furniture

    Apr 16, 14 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *Fresno, CA  — Most Black households are familiar with the common staple of ready-made grits and corn meal—especially the Albers brand, produced by corporation, Continental Mills, Inc. In fact, Kimber Kimber & Associates determined in a study of “black consumer ad spending” that African-Americans will purchase over $25 million worth of products from Continental Mills […]

  • Report: Apple Looking to Raise to Price of the iPhone 6 by $100!

    Apr 15, 14 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *(Via Business Insider) – Even in the post-Steve Jobs era, Apple is thinking different. But this time it might not be for the best. Jefferies analyst Peter Misek says, “Our checks indicate Apple has started negotiating with carriers on a $100 iPhone 6 price increase. The initial response has been no, but there seems to […]