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Spokeswoman Hints Gov. Jerry Brown Would Sign Gender Wage Gap Bill If Passed

The 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.


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What’s In A Name? Apparently Plenty If You’re Named Linda

What’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.


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Border Patrol Recruiting To Hire More Female Agents

The Border Patrol is recruiting women to be hired as agents to serve in U.S. states bordering Mexico.


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Human-Rights Group: More Than 100 Female Prisoners Sterilized In California Prisons

Activists 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.


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Study: Female Brains Are Smaller Than Male Brains, But Used More Efficiently

The 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.


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Wanted: Women – California Highway Patrol Focuses On Recruiting Females

The 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.


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Poll Shows Growing Support For Gun And Ammunition Controls In California

A new poll finds growing support for gun and ammunition controls among California voters, particularly with women.


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Opinion: Crowley’s Obama Favoritism Completely Discredits Her As A Journalist

There 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.


Bubba Watson and Louis Oosthuizen walk with their caddies on the seventh hole during the final round of The Masters at Augusta National Golf Club on April 8, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images for Golfweek)

Augusta National Adds First 2 Female Members

For the first time in its 80-year history, Augusta National Golf Club has female members.


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Study: Women MDs Paid Less, Even At Same Jobs

A new study says women physician-scientists are paid much less than their male counterparts. The salary difference over a career could pay for a college education, a spacious house, or even a retirement nest egg.


Yuba City SHooting Investigation

UPDATED: Police Kill Gunman Accused Of Shooting 3 Others

Police in Yuba City were forced to fire on a gunman who’s believed to be behind the murders of two women.