HBCU alum Judge Tarik Sugarmon defeated incumbent Dan Michael becoming the first Black person to lead Shelby County Juvenile Court in Memphis.   The post HBCU Alum Becomes First Black Juvenile Court Judge In Memphis appeared first on NewsOne.

Foot Locker announced a whopping $200 million will be invested into the Black community in total after $54 million was already spent in 2021.

Mayor Bowser approves pay increases and bonuses for approximately 8,000 non-union government employees in Washington, D.C...

Songstress H.E.R. will star in the animated live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast. The post Songstress H.E.R. To Star In Reimagined ‘Beauty And The Beast’ Live-Action Special appeared first on NewsOne.

Basketball star Kevin Durant’s venture capital firm has invested in the Premier Lacrosse League. The post Kevin Durant’s VC Firm Invests In Premier Lacrosse League appeared first on NewsOne.

Rapper Lil Baby and entrepreneur Lemont Bradley are teaming up to create 100 jobs for young adults in Atlanta. The post Rapper Lil Baby, Entrepreneur Lemont Bradley Lead Job Creation Initiative For Young Adults In Atlanta appeared first on NewsOne.

Today July 14, 2022 Washington D.C. has officially opened their first LGBTQ+ Adult Shelter.

For the second week in a row Fred Hammond, James Fortune and Charles Jenkins remains in the top three positions. 

Rice, Hobson, and Morgan's historic appointments come at a challenging time for the NFL, as the organization strives to bring more diversity and inclusion to the league's committee and hiring practices.  The post These Powerful Black Women Are Dominating The Sports Business World appeared first on NewsOne.

Pioneering supermodel Naomi Campbell has received a honorary Ph.D. from the University for the Creative Arts in England.

Brough Brothers is the first Black-owned distillery in the state of Kentucky and will begin distilling its own bourbon in 2023.

"I’m beyond words of gratitude and emotion to receive such an honor from @unicreativearts," Naomi Campbell said in an Instagram post.