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Meet the Woman Behind the Extensions Brand Serving the Underserved Texture Hair Category

Ngozi Opara, Founder and CEO Heat Free Hair, truly is the pioneer when it comes to the textured extensions category. In 2012, Ngozi disrupted the $500 Billion black hair market by creating the very fi...

Meet Dr. Sian Proctor, The First Black Woman to Pilot A Spacecraft

Dr. Sian Proctor made history last month when she piloted the first all-civilian mission into orbit. Proctor was the captain of the historical SpaceX spacecraft that orbited the Earth for three days i...

Meet the Woman Helping Kids to Become Bosses With the Junior CEO Business Fair and Conference

Teresa Baker has a natural passion for entrepreneurship and instilled it into her children early on. Teaching the importance of business ownership to her own children inspired Baker to take her passio...

Meet Ohio’s Only Black Woman With Licenses To Cultivate, Dispense, and Sell Cannabis

Don’t let what you hear about the lack of Black women in the cannabis industry scare you. Women like Ariane Kirkpatrick, founder of Harvest of Ohio cannabis dispensary, are breaking down barriers in t...

Black Woman Soldier Found Safe After Fort Hood Reported Her Missing

On Monday, Fort Hood authorities found Pfc. Jennifer Sewell after she was reported missing Saturday evening. Sewell was last seen leaving her barracks around 4 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 7, before she wen...

Complaint Filed Against Angry Woman Who Allegedly Told Black Boy She Would ‘Kneel On His Neck’ After Breaking Toy

A complaint was filed against New Hampshire woman Kristina Graper after she allegedly told a Black boy she would “kneel on his neck,” Associated Press reported on Thursday.  The civil righ...

British Med Student Who Dressed As A Black Woman To Assault His Ex Sentenced To 15 Years

A 25-year-old former medical student has been sentenced to 15 years in prison after pleading guilty to pouring sulfuric on his ex-girlfriend, leaving her scarred for life. On May 20, Milad Rouf donned...

Woman Says She Can Prove She is Virginia Girl Who Went Missing 21 Years Ago

An Indiana woman says she has DNA evidence to prove she is Brittany Renee Williams, a 7-year-old girl who went missing two decades ago. Some 21 years ago, a little girl named Brittany went missing fro...