(WASHINGTON) -- More than 2,000 people have served in the U.S. Senate since it was established in 1789. But just 12 have been Black -- and only three have been Black women, none of whom have ever served together.That could soon change. Rep. Barbara... Read More.
(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) -- Since last year, Jasmine York, 34, and her husband have been trying to have a baby. The couple, both nurses, began freezing embryos before they got married in March 2023.York had her first embryo transfer in August 2023, but the transfer... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Republican Nassau County Executive Bruce Blakeman announced Thursday that he will use an executive order to ban transgender athletes from competing in events aligning with their gender identity in county-run facilities.The executive order states that sports leagues, organizations, teams and other... Read More.
Despite the blockbuster success of Barbie, a new report from the University of Southern California's Annenberg Inclusion Initiative shows that 2023's movies featured the lowest percentage of female leads and co-stars in a decade.Just 30% of the top 100 films of 2023 featured a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A new study not only confirms known research that regular physical activity can prolong life and lower a person's risk of dying, it also finds that women experience greater benefits from exercise than men do, at lower amounts of exercise.Using findings... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The man suspected in the beating and strangulation death of a Queens woman inside a SoHo hotel earlier this month is under arrest in Arizona, where he is charged in two stabbings, according to police.Raad Almansoori, 26, is accused in the... Read More.
Joan Jett is one of the many female musicians featured in an upcoming Rock & Roll Hall of Fame exhibit titled Revolutionary Women in Music: Left of Center.In addition to Jett, who was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame with her band The Blackhearts in... Read More.
(INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.) -- A suspect has been arrested in the "brutal and evil" murders of two Indiana women who were both stabbed to death days apart and found near each other, police announced on Friday.The victims were found dead on Indianapolis' east side, police... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- When her firstborn child estranged herself from the family after getting married, Glenda Boone, 61, thought her daughter’s new husband was to blame for turning her child against her.It took Boone’s second daughter, Lauren, 32, to explain to her that even... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Three migrants were arrested in the Bronx overnight Monday for a citywide crime spree that included stealing women's phones off the street, police said.The New York Police Department executed a search warrant at the suspected safe house and made the arrests.They... Read More.
(INDIANAPOLIS) -- Indianapolis police are investigating the homicides of two women who were found slain in a similar manner near each other just days apart.Indianapolis Interim Police Chief Christopher Bailey said they have not determined if the two deaths are connected but that there... Read More.
CMT has unveiled its Next Women of Country class of 2024. Among the 14 newcomers are Anne Wilson, Ella Langley, Emily Ann Roberts, HunterGirl, Karley Scott Collins, Mae Estes, Tanner Adell, The Castellows and Tigirlily Gold. You can read more about this year's class on Billboard now.The artist presale for Brooks & Dunn's... Read More.