| Dec 5, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Yesterday's casting announcement that Israeli model and actress Gal Gadot will portray Wonder Woman in the upcoming “Man of Steel” […]...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 9:05 PM
Young women seem tantalizingly close to achieving gender equality in the workplace, at least when it comes to wages, a new report from the Pew Research Center suggests. But it remains to be seen whether motherhood will slow their strides, as it did for...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 6:13 AM
Courtney Bohl was in a drug-induced haze for nearly 20 years.
The 33-year-old Sunrise mother abused painkillers, smoked weed, drank heavily and dabbled with cocaine.
"I would always replace one with another," said Bohl, who started smoking marijuana...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 5:05 PM
WASHINGTON — The intensifying Supreme Court clash over whether birth control should be required under President Obama's signature healthcare law has revealed just how deep divisions remain between administration officials and Catholic leaders over...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Helena Bonham Carter is in talks to co-star with Carey Mulligan in the period piece "Suffragette."
Pathe Films and Film4 are co-financing the film and Sarah Gavron is directing.
Based on true events, the story revolves around the foot soldiers of the...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 11:50 AM
NEW YORK -- It wasn't just the $363,053 tax bill that drove Edith "Edie" Windsor to take on the federal government four years ago. Windsor, heartbroken after the death of her longtime partner, Thea Spyer, was also angered by the fact that if Thea had...
| May 25, 2013
| 4:32 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — The priest will be ordained in a purple Lutheran church. The Communion bread, symbolizing the body of Christ, will be gluten-free. The congregation will pray to "our mother our father in heaven."
But the real departure from Roman...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 2:46 PM
Mary Thom, an early staffer at Ms. magazine who rose to executive editor and later wrote an insider's history of the groundbreaking, mass-market chronicle of the women's movement, died Friday in a motorcycle crash in Yonkers, N.Y. She was 68.
| Sep 5, 2013
| 3:14 PM
On behalf of the Knots of Love volunteers, I would like to clarify some facts about our yarn-bombing project recently covered by your newspaper ("Yarn bombing delivers colorful message," Aug. 13).
We are a nonprofit that survives solely on the...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:45 PM
Question: My company owns and manages several large rental communities. After very strong encouragement from our local police department, I agreed to establish a "zero tolerance" policy for criminal activity by any of our residents.
If a police call...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Those thoroughly satiated with beach days and summer blonds can seek refuge of a darker sort in two new novels for young adults in which classic 19th century Gothic novels get a postmodern, post-punk makeover influenced by the aesthetic of their 20th...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 8:59 AM
Knitters and canners and homeschoolers — oh my! They may not be from Oz, but these denizens of modern-day America fill Emily Matchar with a similar mix of wonder and dismay. Who are these crafty creatures? You probably know a few. They're educated...