Tag: Working mothers

Girl, 8, throws mattress from burning home, jumps to safety

CHICAGO — An 8-year-old Chicago girl whose mother was at work somehow managed to toss a mattress from her family's third-story window during a...

Chinese single moms, denied benefits, press for change

TAIPEI, Taiwan — Sarah Gao had a busy job. As the head of a 500 million yuan ($76.8 million) investment fund, she was constantly...

Indiana panel backs weaker pregnant worker protections bill

INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana legislators have advanced a weakened version of a requirement sought by the governor for workplace accommodations for pregnant women such as...