In national news:

New Bureau of Labor Statistics numbers reveal that in 2017, the 50 million women who were full-time wage and salary workers had median weekly earnings of $770, while their 63 million male counterparts had median weekly earnings of $941. Women working in management; life, physical, and social science; legal; computer and mathematical; and architecture and engineering occupations had the highest median weekly earnings, ranging from $1,173 in management to $1,307 in architecture and engineering occupations. Median weekly earnings for men working in these occupations ranged from $1,361 in life, physical, and social science occupations to $1,896 in legal occupations.

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