Celebs Gather to Honor Birthday of Noted Cat Enthusiast, Taylor Swift

Yesterday, Taylor Swift worked a heavy shift at her job performing at the Jingle Ball last night, but afterwards she celebrated her 25th birthday (Jingle Ball afterparty?) at her Tribeca apartment with quite the group of friends. Friends like Karlie Kloss, Haim, Beyoncé, Jay Z, Sam Smith, and a poop emoji, better… » 12/13/14 1:40pm Saturday 1:40pm

Malala Yousafzai Accepts Her Nobel Peace Prize

On Wednesday, Malala Yousafzai, fierce advocate of female education, was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize alongside co-recipient Kailash Satyarthi. At age 17, she is the youngest ever recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. She also had a day named after her (July 14, 2014), she has written a memoir, and has a huge list of… » 12/10/14 11:30am 12/10/14 11:30am

Syrian Mourners Carry Coffin of Female Kurdish Fighter Killed at 20

More than 10,000 women have fought in the Kurdish-Islamic State conflict in Syria. These mourners carry the body of 20-year-old Hanim Dabaan, killed in combat with Islamic State militants in the Turkey-Syria border town of Kobani, which has been under attack by ISIS for the last two months. » 11/11/14 8:05pm 11/11/14 8:05pm

British Service Member Takes Break From WWII to Fix Her Hair Situation

By V-Day, the Women's Auxiliary Territorial Service had over 190,000 members in support roles for the British Army ranging from waitress and truck driver to searchlight and radar operator. Originally a volunteer service, the ATF eventually paid its women two-thirds the pay given to military men. » 11/11/14 11:00am 11/11/14 11:00am