NEW YORK (AP) — A Florida man who helped Rudy Giuliani seek damaging information against Joe Biden in Ukraine was sentenced to a year and a day in prison and fined $10,000 Friday in an unrelated campaign finance case.
MILAN (AP) — Nino Cerruti, the Italian fashion designer credited with revolutionizing menswear in the 1960s and who gave Giorgio Armani his first fashion break, has died, Italian media reported Saturday. He was 91.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The fraud conviction of former Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes could do more than just send a once-celebrated ex-billionaire to prison. In theory, it could also deliver a sobering message to a Silicon Valley culture that often gets lost in its own hubris and swagger.
While Black people represent around 13.4% of the U.S., they hold only 4% of the nation's wealth, according to data from a 2020 Brookings Institution report.
From kits designed to help children start businesses to trips overseas, Madison-based nonprofit CEOs of Tomorrow may just be inspiring the next generation of entrepreneurs.
A Canada-based nonprofit that seeks to sow the seeds of entrepreneurship around the world has joined forces with UW-Madison and major employers to teach startups and college students how to run a company.
The Duke of Cambridge has teamed up with former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg to help issue a "call to action" on environmental issues.
Entrepreneurship is one of the many ways that individuals can build wealth in America. There are nearly 170 thousand minority-owned startups in the U.S., employing over 700 thousand people and generating close to $100 billion in annual revenue.
Because of contributions from the NBA team, Black entrepreneurs in the state and across the country can sign up for a year-long membership for a New York-based nonprofit program aimed at empowering and supporting entrepreneurs
Wisconsin's three major-league professional sports franchises are banding together to help Black- and Latino-owned startups secure investment money and other resources.
Nationally, there are nearly 6 million female entrepreneurs who account for 7.7 percent of the female workforce. While big cities often come with big price tags, they also offer enticing opportunities for entrepreneurs.
Natural light, customers and hope have begun to return on State Street. But uneasiness remains even as the plywood starts to come off the windows.
Small businesses across the United States face dire circumstances following the COVID-19 outbreak. While small businesses are a critical component of the national economy, some parts of the country depend more on small businesses than others.
Currently chief architect of Siri, Apple’s virtual assistant on iPhones and other Apple devices, Brian Pinkerton has also worked as the chief technology officer of the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative and as a vice president for search and general manager at A9.com, a branch of Amazon.
Most of the 8 kids were flying on an airplane for the very first time.
The bill would create a Wisconsin Renewable Energy Development Authority, which could issue grants and loans to state-based businesses or residents engaged in producing energy, fuels or other products from renewable resources.
The winning startup, GrowthChart Records, inputs voice commands from Child Care Providers into a system to give parents information about their children's care.
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"Entrepreneurial traits like diversity, creativity, and resilience are critical components of success in our constantly-evolving global economy," Evers said in a statement. "In order for Wisconsin’s economy to thrive, we must foster a culture that supports entrepreneurship and innovation."
The mentorship program will be aimed at startup companies and nonprofits seeking to enhance the public good.