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'Fearless Girl' is leaving 'Charging Bull,' moving to new home
Xinhua/Wang Ying/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- The "Fearless Girl" is moving.The popular statue is done staring down the "Charging Bull" on Broadway and will take a stand in front of the New York Stock Exchange, Mayor Bill de Blasio and State Street Global Advisors, the firm that commissioned the statue, announced Thursday.“Since Fearless Girl’s placement, more than 150 companies have added a female director to their boards,” State Street Global Advisors Chief Cyrus Taraporevala said. “Our hope is that by moving her closer to the NYSE, she will encourage more companies to take action and, more broadly, that she will...
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Men arrested at Starbucks were there for business meeting hoping to change 'our lives’
ABC News (PHILADELPHIA) -- The two black men who were arrested at a Starbucks in downtown Philadelphia last week and accused of trespassing said they were there for a business meeting that they hoped would change their lives.Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson came forward Thursday morning on ABC News' Good Morning America to publicly share their story for the first time.The entrepreneurs and longtime friends said they were waiting to meet a potential business partner at the Starbucks in Philadelphia's Rittenhouse Square neighborhood when they saw police officers enter the store and speak with the manager."I was thinking, 'They can't...
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Girls Make Beats trains girls in music production to help close the gender gap
ABC (NEW YORK) -- When recording artist and audio engineer Tiffany Miranda walks into a studio, she's used to standing out."As a woman, some of the challenges I faced were just people walking in the door and asking where the engineer is while I was sitting right behind the mixing console," said Miranda, whose work has appeared on American Idol and X-Factor. She has collaborated with many artists and producers, including Rick Ross and DJ Khaled."A lot of guys weren't really used to seeing girls behind the boards," she said.But Miranda didn't want to accept that as the status quo....
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