Despite the lack of capital, black women are starting businesses at the fastest clip of any racial group, according to research by American Express. Since 2007, the number of firms owned by African-American women has grown by 164%.
A young Scottish mother who was diagnosed with cervical cancer after delaying her annual Pap smear for a decade is now urging other women to get the routine test in a bid to save others from a similar diagnosis.
Bernie Sanders, who suddenly is surging in the polls in South Carolina's looming primary, once complained that too many southern states hold early primaries -- griping that the calendar "distorts reality.".
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