Study: Female Directors Hire More Women For Behind-The-Scenes RolesA new study released by Dr. Martha M. Lauzen, Executive Director, Center for the Study of Women in Television and Film reported that last year films that had female directors employed a higher percentage of woman in behind-the-scenes roles.
American Cancer Society: Women Should Start Breast Cancer Screenings At 45 Instead Of 40New mammogram advice from the American Cancer Society says most women should start annual screenings at age 45 instead of 40, a change that moves the group closer to guidelines from an influential advisory task for
Spokeswoman Hints Gov. Jerry Brown Would Sign Gender Wage Gap Bill If PassedThe bill by Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson, D-Santa Barbara, would let female employees challenge pay discrimination based on the wages that the company pays to other employees at different locations.
What's In A Name? Apparently Plenty If You're Named LindaWhat's in a name? Dozens of women from around the country named Linda have descended on the local town of Linda for their annual L.I.N.D.A. convention.
Border Patrol Recruiting To Hire More Female AgentsThe Border Patrol is recruiting women to be hired as agents to serve in U.S. states bordering Mexico.
Alliance for Women in Media Luncheon
Human-Rights Group: More Than 100 Female Prisoners Sterilized In California PrisonsActivists call Tuesday's hearing at the state capitol a historic moment and the culmination of a years-long fight for justice. They demand the state apologize and provide reparations to upward of 100 pregnant women they claim were illegally sterilized behind bars.
Study: Female Brains Are Smaller Than Male Brains, But Used More EfficientlyThe findings of a new study reveal that, while women do have smaller brains than men, women use the grey matter they do have more efficiently than their male counterparts.
Wanted: Women - California Highway Patrol Focuses On Recruiting FemalesThe California Highway Patrol is looking for more women to join its ranks. CBS13 followed one female cadet through her final days in the academy, as the only woman to graduate in her class.
Poll Shows Growing Support For Gun And Ammunition Controls In CaliforniaA new poll finds growing support for gun and ammunition controls among California voters, particularly with women.
Opinion: Crowley's Obama Favoritism Completely Discredits Her As A JournalistThere were so many blatant signs of Obama-favored bias displayed by CNN political correspondent Candy Crowley that one scarcely knows where to begin. She caused the difference between Romney’s huge win in the first debate and his extremely narrow win in the second.
Augusta National Adds First 2 Female MembersFor the first time in its 80-year history, Augusta National Golf Club has female members.