Alabama A&M University students won the Ally Financial Moguls in the Making competition, each winning a $10,000 scholarship and an internship at the company. (Photo: Ally Financial)
Several historically Black colleges and universities students walked away with internships and thousands of dollars in scholarships after creating business plans that would solve Detroit-based problems in a competition.
The second annual HBCU business plan pitch competition, called Moguls in the Making, was hosted Sunday by Ally Financial Inc., which is based in Detroit. Ally Financial partnered with the Thurgood Marshall College Fund and Big Sean’s the Sean Anderson Foundation to host the event.
Excitement was shared virtually Sunday evening as teams from 11 HBCUs had the opportunity to
The US State Department revoked the visa of a former Ukrainian diplomat who has worked with Republicans to spread baseless conspiracy theories about the Biden family and foreign meddling in 2016, American and Ukrainian officials told CNN on Monday.
A US official said there are also conversations within the US government about potentially sanctioning that individual — Andrii Telizhenko — and identifying him as a Russian agent. Democrats have accused Telizhenko of intentionally spreading Russian disinformation.
In mid-September, the US Treasury Department sanctioned another ally of former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani — controversial Ukrainian lawmaker Andrii Derkach — and accused him of being an “active Russian agent” who is part of Moscow’s interference in the 2020 campaign.
A source familiar told CNN that Ukrainians became aware of the visa revocation when Telizhenko attempted to
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