Katie Ledecky Just Became The First Woman To Win 12 World Championship Golds

She bested runner-up, Spain’s Mireia Belmonte, by a staggering 19 seconds in the 1500m free. Sports

Why Uber Should Hire A Woman CEO

To put it mildly, Uber is the midst of an identity crisis right now. To name a few of its problems, CEO Travis Kalanick recently Business and Finance News, Opinion and Analysis – HuffPost Business

‘Wonder Woman’ Shatters Box Office With Biggest Female Director Opening. Ever.

A box office wonder. “Wonder Woman” smashed records this weekend to become the biggest domestic opening for a female director ever. Directed by Patty Jenkins and starring Gal Gadot under Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment, the film grossed an estimated $ 100.5 million at more than 4,000 theaters domestically, according to a statement from Warner Bros. Sunday. […]

Woman Awarded $100,000 For Starbucks Coffee Burns

Starbucks has been ordered to pay a Florida woman $ 100,000 after she suffered first- and second-degree burns from their coffee, her lawyers announced. Joanne Mogavero, 43, endured permanent scarring after the lid on a venti-sized Pike Place coffee popped off at a Jacksonville drive-thru window in 2014. The slip led to the scalding, 190-degree beverage […]

Woman Says She Was Forced To Pee In A Cup On A United Flight

The Pee-R hits keep coming for United Airlines. A Missouri woman claims she was left with no choice but to urinate in a cup on board a United-operated Mesa Airlines flight from Houston last month after the crew told her she wasn’t allowed to get out of her seat.  Nicole Harper, an emergency room nurse who […]

Muslim Woman Runs Boston Marathon To Raise Money For Refugees

After months of training and fundraising, Rahaf Khatib has crossed the finish line at the Boston Marathon. The runner, who was the first Muslim woman to wear a headscarf on the cover of an American health or fitness magazine, completed the race in about 5 hours and 13 minutes on Monday, according to unofficial results […]

What Happened When 1 Woman Finally Refused To Hug Her Boss

He hugged her every day. He was the chief executive of the company, a large health care outfit in New Jersey. Married. Decades older. She was his executive assistant. He seemed committed to those hugs, making a point to walk around her L-shaped desk every day to get his. If they skipped a day, next […]