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FRISCO – Shannon Boxx, Christie Pearce Rampone and Linda Hamilton all celebrated this week’s landmark equal pay agreement with U.S. Soccer as the three women were enshrined Saturday in the National Soccer Hall of Fame. “As the women’s national team, we have always known we have a greater responsibility than just winning games. The newest […]

The end is near for NBC’s celebrated family drama This Is Us, and NBC has released first-look images for the May 24 series finale, “Us.” In it, The Big Three and their families are seen wearing black as they gather for Rebecca’s funeral. There are photos of Randall and Kate eulogizing their mom, Kevin is […]

SALEM, Va. (WDBJ) -“We want a company to work for that we can be proud of again,” said Kenny Chapman, a relay driver for U.S. Foods Inc. in Salem. Better wages and benefits. That’s what more than 100 Salem U.S. Foods drivers are calling on their company to deliver. ”We have fought a long time […]

The riddle when it came to offering equal pay — not just equal terms — to the U.S. Soccer men’s and women’s national teams was as obvious as it was challenging. A bulk of the funding that eventually gets to the players comes from FIFA World Cup prize money and there has never been, and […]

A high-powered American delegation led by Vice President Kamala Harris is flying to the United Arab Emirates  to pay respects to the federation’s late ruler and meet with the newly ascended president By ISABEL DEBRE Associated Press May 16, 2022, 5:31 AM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article DUBAI, United […]

KENT, Ohio — How many times have you heard that the United States has the best health care system in the world? Perhaps the truth is too painful, so we have had to develop a myth. Or, perhaps because the United States spends the most — $11,072 per person in 2019, according to the Organization […]

About a year into the pandemic, at an emotional low, I entered the hours I spent caring for my family and our home into the online Invisible Labor Calculator to see how much my work might be worth. It was created by the journalist Amy Westervelt, who used Bureau of Labor Statistics data to assign […]

BOSTON, April 18 (Reuters) – Median pay for top U.S. CEOs rose 31% last year to a record $20 million, a new study found, surging after a slight decline during the COVID-19 pandemic, as companies showered leaders with stock awards and cash bonuses. Chief executives receiving big pay increases included the leaders of tech giant […]

Brittney Griner, 31, was arrested over 60 days ago in Russia’s Sheremetyevo airport near Moscow on drug smuggling charges, which have since been extended until at least May 19. At the time of her arrest, she was there to play basketball at a higher salary than American teams offer. While Russia and the U.S. are […]

LVIV, Ukraine (AP) — The messages, reports from across Ukraine, scroll in real time: One civilian dead. Thirteen military casualties. Five civilians injured. Prosecutor General Iryna Venediktova glances at her cell phone. The stark numbers and bare . . .

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