T.I. joined Atlanta mayor Andrew Dickens this week for the ribbon-cutting ceremony at his first affordable apartment development. And he even has a personal connection to the building, which was previously home to a shopping center where his grandmother bought groceries. "I'm going to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden marked the 13th anniversary of the passage of the Affordable Care Act in the same room where he once whispered in President Obama's ear that enacting the legislation was a "big f------ deal."Biden cheekily recalled the hot-mic moment on... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- John Legend is officially entering the skin care game.The award-winning singer-songwriter just announced the launch of a new personal care brand, Loved01.Formulated in partnership with dermatologist Dr. Naana Boakye, the line was made to treat "melanin-rich skin," according to Legend."Our mission... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Since the rise of work-from-home during the COVID-19 pandemic, Washington is among many American cities that have wrestled with vacant office space while simultaneously battling a lack of affordable... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- This Thanksgiving, amid inflation and rising food prices, shoppers can find savings on meal ingredients thanks to a new promotion from Aldi.The grocery retailer announced its "Thanksgiving Price Rewind" on Tuesday, which ensures affordable prices on holiday essentials."Starting November 2, holiday... Read More.
(SEOUL, South Korea) -- A unicorn start-up company based in South Korea is offering office spaces for rent for companies wanting to go completely paperless and relocate to a more sustainable and affordable space—the metaverse.Zigbang launched the virtual office program ‘Soma’ in May. Inside... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- For the first time since leaving office, former President Barack Obama returned to the White House on Tuesday to join his former vice president -- Joe Biden -- in promoting the Affordable Health Care Act he signed into law 12 years ago.Obama... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The city of Santa Monica, California, will start offering priority placement for its coveted affordable housing program to families and their descendants who were displaced by urban renewal projects in the 1950s and 60s.The new effort aims to repair some of... Read More.
(SAN FRANCISCO) -- La Cocina Municipal Marketplace, which started as a non-profit kitchen incubator, has become the nation's first women-run, immigrant-owned food hall."It's a dream come true. I feel so proud especially as a Muslim woman immigrant -- La Cocina gave me the key... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- When the pandemic hit the U.S. in March 2020, Schantayln Sherman, a single mother of a daughter with special needs, faced a series of medical and financial setbacks that left her unable to pay her rent.As she received rental assistance, Sherman said... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Walmart announced it is launching its own private brand of insulin, which the big box chain says will save customers with diabetes up to 75% on the lifesaving drug.Walmart's ReliOn brand will sell private label NovoLog short-acting insulin that is manufactured... Read More.