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With all this talk of graduation and HBCUs, what better time to acknowledge some of the well-known celebrities who not only attended a HBCU but also finished. Film producer William Packer is amongst Hollywood’s elite who obtained their degree at a HBCU. It’s known that Oprah, Samuel L. Jackson and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr…

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There is quite a long list of political sex scandals that have rocked and reshaped America. Many of them have the same modus operandi.  For most, there’s a seduction between the young, aspirational woman companioning powerful, high-profile and wealthy white man and as of recent – race and wealth aside – a daring woman and…

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The Texas Women’s Empowerment Foundation, Comerica Bank, and Fox 26 held the sixth annual International Financial Leadership Summit at the luxurious Royal Sonesta. Fox 26 anchor woman Melinda Spaulding served as mistress of ceremony and welcomed Beacon Home Health Care owner Lora Mayes, who offered inspirational words to the conference attendees regarding TWEF memberships and…

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Herman Cain, who briefly led the Republican presidential field in national polls and exited the race following charges of sexual harassment, has moved on to his second act in American politics. Cain has been busy creating a network of affiliated and overlapping political and business groups, including two super PACs, a politically focused nonprofit, an…

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On July 4, 2012, there will be more than fireworks launching. Former Presidential hopeful Herman Cain is launching a TV network. Is he following in the footsteps of moguls Earvin “Magic” Johnson and Sean “Diddy” Combs, with their Aspire and Revolt networks, respectively? Since making regular appearances on Fox News and with plans underway to host…

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Story by Michele Fling, Amir Shaw, Terry Shropshire, Zondra Hughes, Christa Jackson and DeWayne Rogers 2011 was a year for the record books. From the global financial meltdown, to the withdrawal of combat troops in Iraq and the deaths of two the world’s most infamous despots, Iraq’s Moammar Gadhafi and North Korea’s Kim Jong Il,…

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Herman Cain sliced through the surface like a shark’s fin and got everyone’s attention with his bombastic personality and inspiring story of self-made wealth. For a long while, his Republican candidacy became more and more likely as he presented fresh ideas and outperformed his political rivals during the endless number of GOP televised debates. Eventually,…

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  Herman Cain, the star Republican presidential candidate, is reassessing whether he will continue his race after his recent poll numbers plunged after being the GOP front-runner and media darling less than a month ago. Cain cites accusations of sexual impropriety by multiple women in recent weeks that, combined with the latest bombshell of a…

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