A big change is about to hit grocery store shelves. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration moved Tuesday to force food makers to remove trans fats from the products they produce over the next three years.
Abumbi II, the 11th fon, or king, of Bafut, Cameroon, has close to 100 wives. They weren't all his to start. According to local tradition, when a fon dies, his successor inherits all his wives and then marries his own queens.
In 1996, when asked a series of questions about the brightness of her future, one high-school senior in an unnamed Midwestern state said, “There’s been extraordinary examples of people that have been poor and stuff that have risen to the top just from their personal hard work … not everybody can do that, I realize, but I think a lot of people could if they just tried.”
If you are an African American corporate professional and have managed
to burrow your way through and climb up the ladder of success in your
career, chances are excellent that one of the biggest sacrifices you
made during your trek was forgoing dozens of nights of sleep—according
to a study released earlier this year by the Harvard University School
of Public Health (HSPH) in Massachusetts.