More Women May Be Required On Company Board Of DirectorsPublicly held corporations based in California will need to have at least one woman on its board of directors by December 31, 2019 if a proposed Senate bill passes.
Hundreds Gather at Capitol for Black Women's MarchHundreds marched over a mile from Crocker Park to the state capitol, to honor, to praise, and to bring attention to black women. Organizers of the "Black Women's March" say now is the time to empower and uplift women of color.
Women With Early Stage Breast Cancer Can Skip Chemo, Study SaysA groundbreaking study has concluded that most women diagnosed with early stage breast cancer can avoid going through chemotherapy.
White Roses, Kesha Offer Rallying Cry For Women At GrammysDozens of Grammy Award performers and attendees wore or held white roses Sunday in support of the Time's Up movement
Study Suggests Women Less Likely To Get CPR From BystandersWomen are less likely than men to get CPR from a bystander and more likely to die, a new study suggests, and researchers think reluctance to touch a woman's chest might be one reason.
Saudi Arabia To Allow Women To DriveSaudi Press Agency and state TV -- both state-run agencies -- reported the news late Tuesday night, saying a royal order was issued for women to be allowed to get drivers' licenses.
Kayte Christensen: Gender In Sports - Past, Present, FutureA self-professed "Tomboy" - The Drive's Kayte Christensen discusses the role of gender in sports in the past, present and future.
Hundreds Of Thousands Of Women Around The World Decry TrumpWearing pink, pointy-eared "pussyhats" to mock the new president, hundreds of thousands of women took to the streets in the nation's capital and cities around the world Saturday to send Donald Trump an emphatic message that they won't let his agenda go unchallenged over the next four years.
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.