- College student launches new line of dolls for boys of color Updated: May-04-16 12:45 am
WELLESLEY, Massachusetts - When Jennifer Pierre visits the toy store, she sees shelves of dolls that are mostly girls and mostly white. She wants to change that.
- College student starts business recycling dorm fridges Updated: May-01-16 3:54 pm
LEWISTON, Maine - A college student appalled at the dorm furnishings his roommates were leaving behind his freshman year has started a booming business recycling mini refrigerators.
- Northeast Ohio women launch baby-sitting app Updated: May-01-16 10:06 am
AKRON, Ohio - When Akron-area women Amy Husted and Audrey Wallace arrived at the Female Entrepreneurship Summit in Cleveland last October, the only thing they knew about elevator pitches is what they learned binge-watching ABC's Shark Tank the week before.
- Officials to cut ribbon on Rochester business incubator Updated: Apr-25-16 12:40 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Several elected officials plan to cut the ribbon on the Rochester Institute of Technology's new business incubator.
- Utah home to operations of 6 billion-dollar firms Updated: Apr-22-16 2:05 am
SALT LAKE CITY - The mythical unicorn is a creature with a large, pointed, spiraling horn projecting from its forehead with the power to render poisoned water potable and to heal sickness.
- The NBA makes new play in Africa in pursuit of fans Updated: Apr-21-16 8:06 am
The NBA is making a new play for fans in Africa by splitting with the continent's biggest sports broadcaster and teaming up with a Zimbabwean telecommunications entrepreneur who started his first business with $75.
- Consumers Energy opens innovation center in Jackson Updated: Apr-15-16 4:58 pm
JACKSON, Michigan - A statewide utility company has opened a center in its hometown of Jackson designed as a place for business collaboration, innovation and incubation.