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Apple to Tutor Women in Tech in Bid to Diversify Industry
International Women's Day: Strikes, Protests and Holidays
Grammys Launch Initiative Aiding Women Producers, Engineers

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International Women's Day: Strikes, Protests and Holidays

Apple to Tutor Women in Tech in Bid to Diversify Industry

By Barry Hatton and Aritz Parra |
Marches and protests are held Friday across the globe to mark International Women's Day under the slogan #BalanceforBetter, with calls for a more gender-balanced world.

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Is Jane Sanders the most Powerful Woman not Running in 2020?

Is Jane Sanders the most Powerful Woman not Running in 2020?

By Stephen Braun, Wilson Ring and Steve Peoples | Mar 17
Before Bernie Sanders took the stage to formally launch his 2020 presidential campaign this month, the candidate's most influential adviser took the mic: his wife Jane.

YouTube Star Lilly Singh to Host NBC Late-night Show

YouTube Star Lilly Singh to Host NBC Late-night Show

Mar 15
NBC is shaking up late-night TV, giving Carson Daly's slot to a woman of color who's a star on YouTube.

Grand Canyon National Park's 1st Female Leader Resigns

Grand Canyon National Park's 1st Female Leader Resigns

By Felicia Fonseca | Mar 14
The first female superintendent of Grand Canyon National Park resigned Thursday, less than three years after she took the helm of one of the country's most popular tourist destinations.

'Apprentice' Contestant's Trump Defamation Suit Can Proceed

'Apprentice' Contestant's Trump Defamation Suit Can Proceed

Mar 14
A New York appeals court has ruled that President Donald Trump isn't immune from a defamation lawsuit filed by a former "Apprentice" contestant who accused him of unwanted kissing and groping.

Saudi App Critized for Feature That Controls Women's Travel

Saudi App Critized for Feature That Controls Women's Travel

By Rachel Lerman, Aya Batrawy | Mar 12
The Saudi government app Absher is mostly a way for people to complete administrative tasks electronically. But one feature isn't sitting well with civil-rights advocates: the ability for men to grant or deny a woman permission to travel.

International Women's Day: Strikes, Protests and Holidays

International Women's Day: Strikes, Protests and Holidays

By Barry Hatton and Aritz Parra | Mar 8
Marches and protests are held Friday across the globe to mark International Women's Day under the slogan #BalanceforBetter, with calls for a more gender-balanced world.

Missouri House Moves to Further Restrict Abortion

Missouri House Moves to Further Restrict Abortion

By Summer Ballentine | Feb 27
Missouri's Republican-led House on Tuesday advanced a bill that would ban almost all abortions in the state if the U.S. Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade.

Mississippi Advances Ban on Abortion After Fetal Heartbeat

Mississippi Advances Ban on Abortion After Fetal Heartbeat

By Emily Wagster Pettus | Feb 14
Mississippi is working toward enacting one of the strictest abortion laws in the nation, in a race with other states to push a legal challenge to the more conservative U.S. Supreme Court.

Could Roe v Wade be Overturned?

Could Roe v Wade be Overturned?

By B. Jessie Hill, Case Western Reserve University | Feb 11
If you care about the future of abortion rights, now is a good time to worry.

Women Dominated in Grammys Nominations, but Will They Win?

Women Dominated in Grammys Nominations, but Will They Win?

By Mesfin Fekadu | Feb 10
Janelle Monae remembers being frustrated at last year's Grammy Awards, where male acts dominated in nominations and the only woman competing for the night's top award, Lorde, didn't get a chance to perform onstage.

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