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Meet Gymnast-Turned-Entrepreneur Who Made First Million Before Age 26

By most accounts, gym owner and author Raven Magwood seemed destined for greatness. She became a national gymnastics champion when she was 11 years old. She wrote her first book the next year, and soon ...
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24-Year-Old Given $3.8 Billion By His Parents, Now One of ...

24-year-old Eric Tse just became one of the richest people alive on Tuesday, thanks to a $3.8 billion gift from his mom and dad. The newly minted multi-billionaire was gifted 2.7 billion shares of his ...
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Roc Nation Names Brett Yormark As Co-CEO Of Roc Nation ...

The newly branded, full-service agency will offer numerous services. (AllHipHop News) Roc Nation, the entertainment company co-founded by Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter, has announced a new department and executive. Brett Yormark was tapped to be co-CEO of Roc ...
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Black-Owned Esports Start-Up Raises $96 Million in 13 Months

When asked what advice he would pass on to entrepreneurs if he could tell them anything, Delane Parnell kept it simple. “Stay focused,” he said. “Focus on the work that’s in front of you.” The ...
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Texas Grandmother Questions Herself After School Demands She Cut Grandson’s ...

(Atlanta Black Star) Parents of students in Tatum, Texas, are infuriated over a dress code that they say discriminates against Black boys. Randi Woodley is the grandmother of 4-year-old boy Michael Trimble, the Fort Worth ...
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The Nine-Year-Old Paying Off His Classmates’ Lunch Debt But It ...

“A nine-year-old boy is making a difference for his peers in Napa, California,” ABC7 News reported yesterday. After a conversation with his mother about classmates who couldn’t pay for their school lunches, Ryan Kirkpatrick, a third-grader ...
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17-Year-Old Georgia Cheerleader Inexplicably Collapses and Dies During a Workout

Elyse Purefoy, 17, a cheerleading captain and member of the Arabia Mountain High School dance team, was running on the track behind her school when she collapsed out of nowhere, her father, Hank Purefoy, told a ...
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Nas, Will Smith Help Raise $22 Million For No-Fee Banking ...

(AllHipHop News) The smartphone revolution has brought many changes to the banking world. Endless startups have eliminated the need to make physical visits to the bank whether it’s making deposits, opening accounts, taking out loans, and ...
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Morehouse Commencement Speaker to Pay Off Student Loan Debt for ...

Billionaire Robert F. Smith, who received an honorary doctorate at Morehouse College’s Sunday morning graduation ceremony, announced that his family is paying off the student loan debt of the ENTIRE Class of 2019. “My family ...
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‘The Sky Is the Limit’: LeBron James Gives $1 Million ...

LeBron James recently announced that he’ll donate $1 million to his I Promise School for a new gymnasium, which he said will be more than just a place to shoot baskets. The school, which he opened in ...
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COLLEGE STUDENT SKIPPED MEALS & PARTIES TO PAY OFF GRANDPARENT’S ...

*Quiet as its kept: Many young people today don’t seem to have time to spend time with their grandparents…or let me rephrase that, they may not make the time to spend with them. Hell, you’re lucky if you ...
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Jay-Z’s Foundation Preps to Hit the Road with High School ...

As part of an annual tradition for Jay-Z’s foundation, high-achieving high school students will have the chance to tour historically Black colleges and universities around the country. A press release issued by the Shawn Carter Foundation on ...