Women

Blue Angels Crew Chief Hanna Rains. (CBS)

As Fleet Week Returns To San Francisco, Women Make Greater Impact On Blue Angels, Navy

Keeping the Blue Angels in the sky is no ordinary job. And on a tarmac crowded with plenty of men, there is crew chief Hanna Rains.

10/10/2014

New Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is seen in this undated handout. (Brian Smale/Microsoft via Getty Images)

Microsoft CEO Apologizes After Saying Women Don’t Need To Ask For A Raise, Have ‘Faith In The System’

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says women don’t need to ask for a raise. They should just trust the system—one that at technology companies is overwhelmingly male.

10/09/2014

Cal Golden Bears new athletic logo. (CBS Sports)

Cal Women’s Field Hockey Players Threaten Lawsuit After University Gives Field To Football Team

Three members of the women’s field hockey team at Cal Berkeley are threatening to sue the university because it took away their field and decided to give a new field to the school’s football team.

10/02/2014

Apple Unveils iPhone 6

Rare Photo Of Apple’s Industrial Design Team Shows White Men Continue To Dominate Group

Long after most journalists were ushered out of Apple’s launch event Tuesday, one stuck around to take the first group photo of the company’s new and super-secretive Industrial Design team.

09/10/2014

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California State Senate Approves Requiring Lactation Rooms For Mothers In Major Airports

The state Senate has passed legislation requiring large airports to offer a private space for mothers to breastfeed or pump milk.

08/20/2014

Investigators at the EZ-8 motel in San Jose. (CBS SF)

Bodies Of 2 Women Found Decomposing In San Jose Motel Room

Two women were found dead in a San Jose motel room Sunday afternoon, a police spokeswoman said.

08/10/2014

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PepsiCo CEO Lights Up The Internet With Her Comments About Women ‘Having It All’

Can working moms have it all? A high-powered CEO has taken the Internet by storm after her comments about women balancing family and their careers.

07/03/2014

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Google, Square Hoping To Solve Gender Imbalance Through Recruiting

Silicon Valley tech giants have been taking heat for a gender imbalance among staff, particularly in the fields of engineering and coding, and now they’re doing something about it – targeting young women for careers in the tech sector.

07/01/2014

A woman works online in her cubicle at an office in Beijing on February 4, 2010. China's homegrown social media sites like Weibo are booming thanks to their better knowledge of the world's largest Internet market, and the censorship stifling foreign rivals like Facebook, Twitter, and Google-owned YouTube. AFP PHOTO/Frederic J. BROWN (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Google ‘Made With Code’ $50 Million Campaign Seeks Girl Geeks, More Women In Tech

Getting more high school girls into computer science – and more women into male-dominated Silicon Valley – is the purpose of a $50 million campaign launched by Google Thursday.

06/19/2014

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State Audit Into Illegal Female Prison Inmate Sterilizations Calls For Investigations Of Doctors, Hospitals

California’s medical board and Department of Public Health have been asked to investigate 17 doctors and eight hospitals involved in the illegal sterilizations of female prison inmates, based on a critical state audit released Thursday.

06/19/2014

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