‘I’m Tan:’ Nissin Foods Removes Controversial Naomi Osaka ad, Apologizes for ‘Whitewashing’ Tennis Star

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TOKYO (AP) — Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka says she hopes her sponsors will consult with her about how they portray her, but her focus is on her game as she heads into the final at the Australian Open.

KENTUCKY AIRPORT TO BE RENAMED AFTER MUHAMMAD ALI

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Louisville International Airport in Kentucky will be renamed after its hometown hero Muhammed Ali

Black Woman-Owned Beef Jerky Manufacturer: Now a Supplier for Pro Sports Camps

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Jachin, AL — Marjorie’s Beef Jerky is currently shipping to Major League Baseball teams (including to Cincinnati Reds pitcher, Amir Garrett, who loves the products) and NASCAR. In addition, the Black woman-owned company also received a major order to supply products to NFL training...

Negro League Baseball Seeks Sponsors to Honor the History and Memories of Past African American Baseball Players

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Nationwide — The Urban Baseball Association Inc. launched a new professional baseball league on May 25, 2018 in Laurel, Mississippi at Wooten Legion Field. The league in its initial conception consisted of four teams with plans for future expansion. The creation of this professional...

Serena Williams Tops ‘Forbes’ List as Highest-Earning Woman Athlete

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Despite a 14-month maternity leave, Serena Williams has topped Forbes’ “Highest-Paid Female Athlete” list for the third consecutive year. Due to her pregnancy in January 2017, Williams was off the court for the majority of the past year, leaving her with only $62,000 in winnings. Still, the 23-time Grand Slam champion...

A Black Woman Made History At The Olympics 70 Years Ago Today

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Alice Coachman may not be a name you know, but exactly 70 years ago today she became the first Black woman to win an Olympic gold medal. It was the 1948 Olympics in London. A 25-year-old Coachman was competing in the high jump finals. According to...

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