Pakistan's Female Voters Struggle To Make It To The Polls Today

Today is Pakistan's Parliament voting day, and many of the 37 million registered female voters are defying militant groups' death threats and social ostracism to get their say on paper. Recent research as the voting day neared found that 564 out of the 64,000 polling districts hadn't seen a single female vote in the… » 5/11/13 4:00pm 5/11/13 4:00pm

You Have No Excuse: Pregnant Chicago Woman Waits in Line to Vote After …

Excited to vote in her first ever election, a very pregnant 21-year-old suburban Chicago woman interrupted her trip to the hospital's birthing center with a stop at her local polling station. Galicia Malone's water had already broken, and by the time she arrived to wait in line to cast her ballot, her contractions were … » 11/06/12 5:15pm 11/06/12 5:15pm

Fashionistas Celebrate The Right To Dress Well At ACE Awards

Happy election! And happy 5-9 to my mom! You'll all be glad to know that, amidst the furor of Decision 08, the Accessories Council mustered the wherewithal to honor fashion influences at the 12th Annual ACE Awards last night. And, more to the point, to look great: Chloe Sevigny, Stella McCartney, Chrissie Hynde, Selita … » 11/04/08 10:30am 11/04/08 10:30am