Girls Outscore Boys On Tech, Engineering, Even Without ClassThe latest findings suggest the decade-long effort to champion more opportunities for girls and women in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math is gaining ground.
Ice Box Derby Is The Coolest Race Of The YearGirls ages 13 to 18 worked in teams to transform recycled refrigerators. They made them into electric and solar powered race cars.
Girls & Autism: It Can Be Subtle, Or Absent For Some At RiskThe developmental disorder is at least four times more common in boys, but scientists taking a closer look are finding some gender-based surprises: Many girls with autism have social skills that can mask the condition.
Aurora Girls Ran Into Walmart To Avoid Abduction: PoliceThe girls, sixth-graders at Jefferson Middle School in Aurora, told officers they were walking near Lynda Court and Best Place when they were approached by a man in a silver car, who told them to get into the vehicle, according to Aurora police.
WATCH: HBO Trailer 'Girls' Season 4Judging from the new trailer for HBO's "Girls," the girls not surprisingly will contend with more relationship conflict, with their men and each other.
The Video Game Industry: Good For The Economy, Bad For Women?A new study from the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) highlights the impact the video game industry has on state economies -- and it's mostly good news. Sadly, the gaming industry continues to flail in one critical area: women.
Will Princesses Screaming Profanities About Rape Change The World?
Top Contenders Among 'Outstanding Comedy Series' Emmy NomineesThe Emmy race for Outstanding Comedy Series is a tight one this year, but it's likely to come down to The Big Bang Theory, 30 Rock, and Louie for the top honor. Which show will Emmy voters choose for the prize?
Comedy Giants Contend For Emmys: Which Actors Will Bring Home The Win?The comedy categories in this year's prime time Emmy Awards are packed with major talent. From Lena Dunham to Bob Newhart, there are major stars vying for the top honors this year. Check out who might take home the Emmy - do you agree?
Online Series ‘House Of Cards’ Makes Emmy HistoryNetflix’s “House of Cards” made Emmy history Thursday with a top drama series nomination, the first time that television’s leading awards have recognized a program delivered online as equal in quality to the best that TV has to offer.
Tinley Park Police Rescue Two Girls From Icy PondPolice said the girls were in a few feet of water for five to seven minutes, about 20 feet from the shore near the Edgewater Walk complex.
Some Co-Eds Becoming 'Sugar Babies' To Pay For CollegeIncredible, but there are several websites out there helping babies and daddies find each other. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov asks: Is it prostitution?
Girl, 15, Stabbed In Leg In Fight In South ShoreA 15-year-old girl was hospitalized Tuesday morning, after being stabbed in the leg in a fight with three other girls in the South Shore neighborhood.
Study: 21 Percent Of Illinois Students Report Being Bullied At SchoolA survey of Illinois high school students indicates that younger white teenage girls are the most likely of any demographic to be bullied.
Girls, 11 And 12, Hit By Bullets In Northwest Indiana HomeA young East Chicago, Ind., girl is fighting for her life this Wednesday afternoon, after she and another young girl were both hit by bullets that flew through their window.