New Technology Education Program Aims to Recruit Minority Middle School Boys — BCNN1 WP

A new technology education program at the University of the District of Columbia will help 100 minority middle school boys learn 3D modeling, app development and will expose them to future career opportunities in the tech sector. via New Technology Education Program Aims to Recruit Minority Middle School Boys — BCNN1 WP Advertisements

Who Will Inherit Pop Star Prince’s Millions — Fortune

Music superstar Prince left no known will when he died last week, his sister said in court documents on Tuesday listing his six siblings or half-siblings as heirs to a legacy estimated at hundreds of millions of dollars. The sister, Tyka Nelson, asked that a special administrator be appointed to handle Prince’s affairs and that… via … More Who Will Inherit Pop Star Prince’s Millions — Fortune

Money to Burn: Up to $800 Million Of ISIS Cash Destroyed in Airstrikes — TIME

A senior American military official says that airstrikes by the U.S.-led coalition may have destroyed as much as $800 million of cash held by the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS). The BBC reports that Major General Peter Gersten, speaking from Baghdad, told reporters that less than 20 air strikes had targeted cash… via … More Money to Burn: Up to $800 Million Of ISIS Cash Destroyed in Airstrikes — TIME

Two Judges Hit Bill Cosby With More Legal Setbacks — Fortune

Courts on both U.S. coasts dealt setbacks to Bill Cosby’s legal team on Tuesday, as the comedian kept trying to fight off lawsuits over allegations that he has sexually abused women for decades. A California judge refused Cosby’s second attempt to dismiss a lawsuit brought by a woman who accused the entertainer of sexually abusing… via … More Two Judges Hit Bill Cosby With More Legal Setbacks — Fortune

5 Reasons Startups Fail — Fortune

The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute answers to timely questions about entrepreneurship and careers. Today’s answer to the question “What are some tips for maintaining a successful startup?” is written by Tom Schryver, executive director of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute… via … More 5 Reasons Startups Fail — Fortune

Why #NeverTrump Is Rarely Working — Fortune

Donald Trump swept contests in five Eastern states on Tuesday night, a significant triumph that carries him closer to clinching the GOP presidential nomination. But despite the convincing victories, the result was less a reflection of Trump’s strength than the shortcomings of the movement set up to stop him. Two months after Mitt Romney called… via … More Why #NeverTrump Is Rarely Working — Fortune

D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser Calls for Citywide Vote to Make Nation’s Capital the 51st State — BCNN1 WP

D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser on Friday called for a citywide vote in November on making the nation’s capital the 51st state, resurrecting a decades-old plan to thrust the issue before Congress and raise awareness across the country about District residents’ lack of full citizenship. via D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser Calls for Citywide Vote to … More D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser Calls for Citywide Vote to Make Nation’s Capital the 51st State — BCNN1 WP