Despite Attention, Little Progress In Improving Tech Industry DiversityDespite loudly touted efforts to hire more blacks, Latinos and women, especially in technical and leadership positions, diversity numbers at the largest tech companies are barely budging.
Women In California And Alabama Engage In Political DialogueTrump versus Clinton: While friends have been taking sides on Facebook, some women in California and Alabama are engaged in a real dialogue.
More Pregnant Women Using Marijuana, Study FindsU.S. women are increasingly using marijuana during pregnancy, sometimes to treat morning sickness, new reports suggest.
Obama Administration Supports Women Registering For Military DraftThe Obama administration is announcing its support for requiring women to register for the military draft.
Women Are Scrambling For Birth Control, IUDs After Trump ElectionThe fear of not knowing if contraception will be covered covered by insurance in the future has led to a run on IUDs.
Man Suspected Of Killing 3 Women Ruled Competent To Stand TrialIt took an Oakland jury only two hours to decide a 50-year-old man is mentally competent to stand trial on three counts of murder.
Female Surfers Will Compete At Mavericks For First TimeThe first time in its history, the famed Titans of Mavericks surf competition will have a heat featuring the best female big wave surfers in the world, organizers said Friday.
Gov. Brown Approves Dispensing 1-Year Supply Of Birth ControlCalifornia women will be able to make fewer trips to the pharmacy to pick up birth control under a new law.
136 Years Until Gender Pay Gap Closes, Researchers SayNew research indicates the pay gap between men and women won’t close for another 136 years.
Despite Talk, Study Finds Inequality Unchanged In HollywoodA new study finds that little is changing in Hollywood for women, minorities, LGBT people and others who continue to find themselves on the outside of an industry where researchers say inequality is "the norm."
Women March Topless In Los Angeles For Equal RightsAbout 50 women and men walked topless Sunday in Venice, Calif. to demand that females get the right to walk bare-chested in public.
Bill Eliminating ‘Tampon Tax’ Goes To Gov. Brown’s DeskCalifornia lawmakers are sending a measure to Gov. Jerry Brown to remove the state sales tax on tampons and other feminine hygiene products.