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Texas Gov. Freezes Abortions, Allows Church Services To Continue Amid Coronavirus

Texas governor Greg Abbott has banned all abortion procedures, but will allow church services to be held during the coronavirus outbreak.

Added April 03, 2020

Oprah Winfrey Commits $10 Million in Coronavirus Relief For Americans

Oprah Winfrey has committed over $10 million in relief aid for Americans affected by the novel coronavirus pandemic across the country.

Added April 03, 2020

Trump Administration Rejects Obamacare Special Enrollment Period During COVID-19 Crisis

Despite stating he would consider the option, President Trump has announced they will be rejecting Obamacare special enrollment period for uninsured Americans.

Added April 02, 2020

Los Angeles Mayor Advises Residents to Wear Masks Amid COVID-19 Crisis

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has advised residents to wear masks outside to protect themselves from contracting COVID-19.

Added April 02, 2020

NBA Player Marcus Smart Will Donate Blood for Experimental COVID-19 Treatment

NBA player Marcus Smart, who tested positive for the COVID-19 virus but has since recovered, is donating his blood for an experimental treatment

Added April 02, 2020

This Female Mechanic In Nigeria Is Teaching African Women How To Fix Their Cars

Sandra Aguebor, Nigeria's only female mechanic, is giving back by empowering women to learn technical skills.

Added April 02, 2020

BE Exclusive: Chase Consumer Banking CEO Thasunda Duckett Offers Strategies For Building and Preserving Black Wealth

Thasunda Duckett, CEO of Chase Consumer Banking, shares her views black wealth in an exclusive interview with Black Enterprise

Added April 02, 2020

Prior to COVID-19, Dr. Kizzmekia S. Corbett was Formulating Success as a Black Woman in Science

Dr. Corbett is the scientific lead on the coronavirus vaccine. Get to know the woman who is working tirelessly to respond to America’s health crisis.

Added April 02, 2020

NBA and Players Discuss Withholding Pay If Regular Season Games are Canceled

The NBA and the players union are going into discussions about withholding pay if the season is eventually canceled

Added April 02, 2020

Ellis Marsalis Jr., Jazz Great and Father to Wynton and Branford Dead at 85 Due to Coronavirus

Jazz legend Ellis Marsalis Jr. has died at the age of 85 after battling pneumonia brought on by the deadly coronavirus

Added April 02, 2020

Diamond and Silk: Rising COVID-19 Deaths Aimed at Making President Trump Look Bad

Diamond and Silk believe the steadily rising number of COVID-19 cases are being inflated to make President Donald Trump look bad.

Added April 02, 2020

Jay-Z Matches Rihanna’s Additional Donation of $1 Million Toward Coronavirus Relief

Jay-Z and Rihanna have both donate $1 million toward coronavirus relief for the undocumented, incarcerated, elderly, homeless, and children.

Added April 02, 2020

Democratic Lawmakers Want to Collect Racial Data on Virus Testing in the Wake of COVID-19

As the coronavirus spreads across the nation, Democratic lawmakers are calling on the government to collect racial data to combat health disparities.

Added April 02, 2020

Prior to COVID-19, Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett was Formulating Success as a Black Woman in Science

Dr. Corbett is the scientific lead on the coronavirus vaccine. Get to know the woman who is working tirelessly to respond to America’s health crisis.

Added April 02, 2020

Self-Grooming Inventor Joshua Esnard Meets A Key Need During The COVID-19 Crisis

St. Lucian immigrant and Shark Tank winner Joshua Esnard is one of those who has a product to meet a key demand during the COVID-19 crisis. His invention, The Cut Buddy, is a self-barbering tool created ...

Added April 02, 2020

This Clothing Boutique Is Selling African Print Face Masks Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

This Mississippi entrepreneur is selling African print face masks in response to the global COVID-19 pandemic.

Added April 02, 2020

Black Businesses Are Struggling To Adapt To The Coronavirus Crisis

Black business owners are facing unique challenges navigating through the COVID-19 crisis.

Added April 02, 2020

10 Affirmations to Ease Anxious Days During COVID-19

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spiral throughout the globe, the only thing you can control these days may be your thoughts. Here's some inspiration.

Added April 02, 2020

San Francisco Bay Area Extends Shelter-In-Place Order Through May 1 Due To Coronavirus

Anticipating a surge in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations, the San Francisco Bay Area has extended its shelter-in-place order from April 7 to May 1.

Added April 02, 2020

Carol’s Daughter Founder Lisa Price Shares How She Built a Business That Has Lasted 25+ Years

In Episode 5 of the SistersInc. podcast, "Proving Your Staying Power" Carol's Daughter founder Lisa Price shares how she built a lasting business

Added April 01, 2020

Learn How To Get a Federal Small Business COVID-19 Loan via This Chase Webinar

Chase for Business will host a webinar Thursday to help small businesses sign up for and navigate the Paycheck Protection Program.

Added April 01, 2020

This Company Offers Same-Day Delivery For Black-Owned Products

This St. Louis based entrepreneur wanted to find a way to connect black-owned businesses to consumers for everyday purchasess.

Added April 01, 2020

Florida Governor Issues Stay At Home Order After Mounting Criticism

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is facing significant backlash for keeping the state's beaches open during the coronavirus pandemic.

Added April 01, 2020

Obama Compares Trump’s Delayed Coronavirus Response to Climate Change Deniers

Barack Obama compared the delayed coronavirus response to climate change denial after President Trump killed Obama-era fuel standards.

Added April 01, 2020

‘A Most Beautiful Thing’ Tells of First African American Prep School Rowing Team

The documentary 'A Most Beautiful Thing' tells of first African American high school prep rowing team

Added April 01, 2020