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Can a sister get paid? Black women at bottom of pay scale


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The wage gap is real and stubbornly persistent, especially for Black women.  A study by the American Association of University Women (AAUW), titled “The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap,” finds that the national earnings ratio for all American women is 80 percent. But data from AAUW, the U.S. Census Bureau and elsewhere indicates that on average, Black women were paid 63 cents—or 63 percent —of what White men were paid in 2017. Continue reading

Congressman Collins, son charged with insider trading

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Virgin Group Founder Richard Branson is Building an Adult Only Cruise Ship with A Nightclub on it



The founder of the corporation Richard Branson is planning to build a luxury cruise ship that will cater to adults only. Branson released pictures of the concept ship which is called “The Modern Romance f Sailing.” The age requirement for the ship will be 18 years old and include a nightclub, two restaurants and a barbershop. To read more about this story read here.

CBS looks into misconduct claims amid report on CEO Moonves

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In this July 29, 2013 file photo, Les Moonves arrives at the CBS, CW and Showtime TCA party at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif. The CBS board said Friday, July 27, 2018, it was investigating allegations of “personal misconduct” involving Moonves. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS said Friday it is investigating personal misconduct claims after the company’s chief executive, Les Moonves, was the subject of a New Yorker story detailing sexual misconduct allegations.

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Ivanka Trump closing down her fashion business to focus on public policy

By: Breck Dumas
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Ivanka Trump, President Donald Trump’s daughter, announced on Tuesday that she is shutting down her namesake fashion line in order to focus on her public policy work. (Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Ivanka Trump is closing down her namesake fashion brand in order to focus on public policy and her role as a senior adviser to her father, President Donald Trump.

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