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No women on Senate healthcare panel

Not One Woman Included in Senate Panel Crafting Healthcare Law

Nearly half of Senators comprising the group represent just 2.6 percent of entire U.S. population and less than 1 percent of Blacks and Latinos.

Woman Faces Prison Time for Laughing at Jeff Sessions

Woman Faces Prison Time for Laughing at Jeff Sessions

Desiree Fairooz could spend up to a year in prison for laughter during the Senate confirmation hearing of President Donald Trump’s appointed U.S. attorney general.

Women Can Legally Be Paid Less Based on Salary History, Court Rules

Women Can Legally Be Paid Less Based on Salary History, Court Rules

The ruling in California will perpetuate pay discrimination based on gender.

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Bill O’Reilly Out at Fox

O'Reilly's latest sexual harassment lawsuit came from a Black woman who said he called her "hot chocolate."

President Trump: ‘I don’t think Bill did anything wrong’

If men "get a come-on at all by the woman whom they feel is attractive, then they're in," Bill O’Reilly once said on his show.

EY Names New Office Managing Partner in Tulsa

EY: Women Still Struggle to Clinch Top Positions in Government Globally

Sixty percent of public sector leaders believe they do not have sufficient diversity on their leadership teams, according to EY's report.

Fox News Sexual Harassment Settlements Appear to be Cost of Doing Business

“Bill, you’re my boss!” a former Fox News producer said in a lawsuit she told Bill O’Reilly when he propositioned her for sex.

Wyndham Recognizes Women Veterans

Wyndham Recognizes Women Veterans

Wyndham Worldwide continues its commitment to recruiting and retaining veterans.

WSJ Staff Criticizes Lack of Diversity in its Newsroom

WSJ Staff Criticizes Lack of Diversity in its Newsroom

The letter brings attention to a national problem in newsrooms, which across the board are largely controlled by white males.

Mastercard Releases Index of Women Entrepreneurs

Sheer grit spurs women entrepreneurs, but supporting conditions are crucial for them to thrive, according to Mastercard's findings.

Women Worldwide Rally for Equality, and Against Trump in U.S.

Women Worldwide Rally for Equality, and Against Trump in U.S.

By having women flex their economic muscle, organizers hope to call attention to issues such as the gender pay gap and reproductive health services.

Depression Top Cause of Disability, Strikes Young and Old: WHO

Depression Top Cause of Disability, Strikes Young and Old: WHO

Women, youth and the elderly are the most prone to the disabling effects of depression.

Red is the Color of Solidarity for ‘A Day Without a Woman’

Red is the Color of Solidarity for ‘A Day Without a Woman’

The Women’s March announced the agenda for its planned strike on March 8, “a day where women feel empowered to take a stance on their value in the workplace.”

Kellogg’s Wendy Davidson Invites Perspective, Encourages Taking Risks

Kellogg’s Wendy Davidson Invites Perspective, Encourages Taking Risks

Davidson, president of U.S. specialty channels, shares her thoughts on effective leadership and the value of diversity for Kellogg.

Oprah Winfrey for President?

Oprah Winfrey for President?

In an interview, Winfrey said President Trump’s win made her rethink whether or not she could become President of the United States.

‘Day Without a Woman’: Women’s March Sets Date for General Strike

‘Day Without a Woman’: Women’s March Sets Date for General Strike

DiversityInc asked a political scientist and women’s studies professor her thoughts on the strike and on race in relation to the movement.

Kaiser Permanente: What Women Need to Know About Heart Disease

Kaiser Permanente: What Women Need to Know About Heart Disease

In recognition of American Heart Month, Kaiser Permanente lays out the facts about women and heart disease and how both sexes can keep their hearts healthy.

Study: The Social Psychology Behind White Biases Against Black Natural Hair

Study: The Social Psychology Behind White Biases Against Black Natural Hair

White women “had the strongest explicit attitudes that were negative. The significant bias is a challenge for Black women that has to be acknowledged."

Mitch McConnell to Elizabeth Warren: Shut Up, Sit Down

Mitch McConnell to Elizabeth Warren: Shut Up, Sit Down

On the Senate floor, Warren attempted to read Coretta Scott King’s 1986 letter opposing Jeff Sessions.

Super Bowl Ads: Is Audi’s Pay Equality Message Diluted by its Leadership?

Super Bowl Ads: Is Audi’s Pay Equality Message Diluted by its Leadership?

The company attempted to support pay equity but brought attention to its own board’s lack of diversity.

Man Kicks Muslim Woman at JFK, Shouts ‘Trump Is Here Now, He Will Get Rid of All of You’: DA

Man Kicks Muslim Woman at JFK, Shouts ‘Trump Is Here Now, He Will Get Rid of All of You’: DA

A Massachusetts businessman is facing hate crime charges for violence against an airport worker.

CVS Health: Making Women’s Health Care More Accessible

CVS Health: Making Women’s Health Care More Accessible

Angela Patterson offers her thoughts on how the CVS MinuteClinic can help close gaps in health care for women.