Posts Tagged ‘ABC 7’

Who Botched the Gender Identity of a D.C. Homicide Victim?

Vigil attendees pay their respects to Tyli'a Mack.
On Wednesday, Aug. 26, one person was killed and another critically injured in a daytime stabbing outside 209 Q St. NW. In the hours following the homicide, police and reporters gathered witness testimony, formed a description of the suspect, and chased likely motives. This time, cops and journalists [...]

Local Women React to Higher Health Insurance Premiums

ABC 7 recently ran a story about "a new study" (which they don't identify, but I think is this [PDF] ), which "finds women pay thousands of dollars more than men on comparable health insurance plans." The station interviewed local women about the findings; most of them expressed dismay at the inequity in the numbers. [...]