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Jeremy Fiance, the 26-year-old founder of House Fund, ups his VC ambitions

A little less than two years ago, we reported on Jeremy Fiance, a then 24-year-old recent UC Berkeley graduate who’d just taken the wraps off his new firm, The House Fund. It had secured $6 million in capital commitments from an array of individual investors, many of them venture capitalists, to …

Venture Capital

Watch fourth grade teacher welcome students to class with Black Panther handshake

What are those?! Awesome <i>Black Panther</i> handshakes, of course!<p>Upon its release last week, Marvel’s record-breaking superhero film has taken the country …

Black Panther

Jay-Z racked up an insane bar tab on the weekend

Jay-Z racked up an epic bar tab http://pge.sx/2oil3jn pic.twitter.com/vdjLMwFjbP<p>30 replies 17 retweets 66 …

Black Panther director Ryan Coogler pens letter to fans

101 replies 3,337 retweets 8,275 likes<p>stan lee Retweeted Robert Iger<p>Congratulations @<b>marvelstudios</b>, #<b>RyanCoogler</b>, and the entire cast & crew on the …

Daymond John's Rise and Grind Habits for a Successful Business and Life

The Shark investor shares his success secrets.<p>New York Times Bestselling Author, Entrepreneur, Coach<p>This story originally appeared on Lewis Howes<p>Today you’re in for a real treat. I interviewed a friend of mine -- and king of dad jokes -- Daymond John. He was telling so many dad jokes that had me …

Entrepreneurship

Michelle Obama Makes Rare Twitter Appearance to Review Black Panther

Spoiler alert: she liked it.<p><b>Michelle Obama</b> has a very restrained social media presence these days. She’s tweeted less than 20 times in 2018 and almost <i>never</i> uses her platform for anything other than political statements and the occasional loving message to husband <b>Barack Obama</b>. She didn’t even post …

Barack Obama

Destination LeBron - Where could King James land in free agency this summer?

Cavaliers Why LeBron would pick Cleveland I'm not sure if you're aware of this -- it hasn't been covered much during his 15 years in the NBA -- but …

NBA

The 'Black Panther' Revolution

How Chadwick Boseman and Ryan Coogler created the most radical superhero movie of all time<p>Two years ago, Chadwick Boseman was in a movie called <i>Gods</i> …

Marvel Universe

This Shark Tank 'Shark' Always Flies Economy. Here's the Surprising Reason Why

All the money in the world--and an economy class ticket. Here's why.<p>Flying: It's the worst. It makes people sick, and if the airlines aren't squeezing every last ounce of comfort from your flight, your fellow passengers probably are.<p>It's worst of all in economy of course--and yet that's where …

Entrepreneurship

Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future, James Blake - King's Dead

Kendrick Lamar

Beyoncé and Blue Ivy Snap Selfies in Cool Sunnies While Sitting Front Row at NBA All-Star Game

After stealing the show at the Grammy Awards, it’s no surprise that all eyes were on Blue Ivy Carter while she sat courtside with mom Beyoncé at the …

DJ Khaled

Billionaire Mark Cuban: ‘One of the great lies of life is follow your passions’

Mark Cuban grew up working class in Pittsburgh. His father installed upholstery in cars and his mom worked a myriad of odd jobs. Today, Cuban is …

Entrepreneurship

Under Armour and Nike are stealing a page out of Adidas' playbook — and it's a brilliant move

Call it the foam wars.<p>Nike and Under Armour are both releasing next-generation, foam-based running shoes this month — but Adidas has had a wicked head start.<p>The two companies have been forced to follow in Adidas' footsteps as it has run away with one of the few sectors of the sportswear market that …

Shoes

Let's Decode Kylie Jenner And Travis Scott's New Picture Together

After months of staying out of the public eye, Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott are putting themselves back in the spotlight.<p>The new parents are wearing matching surgical masks in a picture Scott shared Thursday on his Snapchat account. The “Butterfly Effect” rapper wrote “bdjxjkdn” in upside-down …

Kylie Jenner

Dwyane Wade, Chris Long Respond to Fox News Anchor's LeBron James Comments

Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade and Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long took aim Friday at Fox News anchor Laura Ingraham, who told LeBron James to "shut up and dribble" in light of comments he made about President Donald Trump.<p>"They use to try and hide it.. now the president has given …

Basketball

'Vagina Mohawks' Made An Appearance At New York Fashion Week

New York Fashion Week is always outrageous, and this season was no exception.<p>With a robot escorting Irina Shayk out of a UFO at Philipp Plein, Flamin’ Hot Cheetos making an appearance at Chromat and oversize Carmen Sandiego silhouettes showing up at Marc Jacobs, it was hard to pick just what look …

Thom Browne

Birdman's "The Cash Money Story" Documentary Is Out Today

Although Birdman has shuffled his cabinet several times other since they heyday of Cash Money Records, he is still positioning himself for a return …

Hip-Hop Lately :: The Latest of Hip-Hop Culture

TrendingWatch Teka$hi 69 Get Knocked Down In Big Brawl At LAX Airport Movies Chris Tucker Confirms "Rush Hour 4" 28 mins ago / Movies Video Guy Who …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Author who studies millionaires: How to get rich and then stay rich

Being rich, or becoming financially independent, boils down to a two-step process:<p>Accumulate wealth<br>• Keep the wealth you've accumulated<p>In my book …

Self-improvement

Under Armour just had one of its best days ever but ‘we wouldn’t touch it with a 10-foot pole,’ says trader

Under Armour just had one of its best days ever, but one market watcher warns investors not to buy the hype.<p>"In Vegas this is what they call a sucker …

Investing

While it struggles in the US, Under Armour is thriving around the world

There were two very different sides to Under Armour’s story in 2017.<p>On one side was North America, which makes up just over 75% of the brand’s sales of activewear, sneakers, and other sports products—and that’s where the company struggled greatly. Shoppers are spending more of their money on …

Genomics

Travis Scott I'm a Changed Man ... Thanks to Baby Stormi's Arrival!!!

<b>Travis Scott</b>'s undergoing a metamorphosis, and we don't mean changing diapers -- turns out the arrival of <b>Stormi Webster</b> is having a major effect on …

Travis Scott

The mysterious trader nicknamed '50 Cent' made $200 million last week as the market blew up

One trader who has been betting against the crowd on a market blowup was able to make hundreds of millions of dollars amid last week's wild market …

Stock Markets

Under Armour sales top estimates on international momentum, sending shares soaring

Under Armour shares soared more than 17 percent Tuesday morning after the company reported sales that topped analysts' expectations, fueled largely …

Markets

Omar Bailey

Russia Is Developing An Underseas Nuclear Torpedo That Some Analysts Are Calling A ‘Doomsday’ Weapon

Over the last year, the Russian military has ramped up its activities in both disputed areas as well as international waters. While some in the Oval Office don’t seem to be in a hurry to confront Russia, the Department of Defense issued a report Friday which includes the startling revelation that …

Military

Report: NBA believes Steve Kerr meant to send DM

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr sent out a tweet Thursday with a video of Houston Rockets guard James Harden apparently taking an extra …

Basketball
NFL

How Crowdfunding Helps Entrepreneurs Beyond Silicon Valley

New Wharton research looks at how crowdfunding is democratizing access to capital in diverse areas of the U.S. -- and why that trend is growing.

Venture Capital