Cheng I Sao, the Vicious Pirate Who Banned Rape in Her 50,000-Man Fleet

You're on the sun-soaked deck of a ship, wind in your hair, salty air in your lungs, the ocean before you, a crew and all their movements yours to command. This freedom is what we love about pirate stories, more so than the rum and the treasure and the sea shanties: the type of freedom that frees you from traditional… »12/09/14 2:10pm12/09/14 2:10pm

American Widow Project Helps Military Wives Work Through Grief

It's Veterans Day »11/11/08 9:30am11/11/08 9:30am, and as the United States is currently involved in two wars, the day is particularly poignant. There are stories today about and women , but we thought we would focus on a group of women who are finding a ray of light in an otherwise dark situation. They're the young women behind the , a virtual…