Two American women held with cocaine at NMIA
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Two American women were today taken into police custody following the seizure of more than six pounds of cocaine at the Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston. They are 30-year-old Lezonn Garvins and 28-year-old ...
Team USA's Women Are An Olympic Powerhouse
Of those 145 gold medals available for women, the Americans took 27 of them (19 percent). The U.S. men, meanwhile, won gold medals in 19 of the 161 male events that took place in Rio (12 percent). In the 2012 Games, the U.S. women took 29 of the 140 ...
How American Muslim Women Are Taking on Trump
“I never really felt like I was 'the other' until now,” said Mirriam Seddiq, a 45-year-old immigration and criminal-defense lawyer from Northern Virginia who recently started a political-action committee called American Muslim Women. “It's a strange ...
African-American Women's Equal Pay Day: How far have we come?
Christian Science Monitor
Data show that African-American women earn 60 cents for every dollar that white men earn. But while progress in closing the gap may be slow, the issue has begun to gain traction on both corporate and state levels.