For Gaza Women, Baseball Is a Hit

A women’s baseball team in the Gaza Strip is offering female athletes in the conservative Palestinian enclave an opportunity to learn a new game......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 20th, 2017

Key Words: Baseball set to ban cross-dressing of rookies in hazing rituals

The Major League Baseball policy, according to the Associated Press, bars “requiring, coercing or encouraging” players to dress “as women or [wear] costumes that may be offensive to individuals based on their race, sex, nationality, age, sexual orie.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 13th, 2016

Israel intercepts Gaza-bound all-women flotilla

Palestinian media reported that people in the port of Gaza were awaiting the boat with flowers and balloons.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 6th, 2016

Here"s why nerve agents are some of the most deadly human-made chemicals on Earth

Getty ImagesChemical weapons like sarin and VX are known to kill men, women, and children with gruesome ef.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider1 hr. 23 min. ago

American Sport’s Odd Couple: Jeb Bush and Derek Jeter Want to Buy the Miami Marlins

The deal for the major League Baseball team could be worth $1.3 billion......»»

Category: topSource: newsweek1 hr. 38 min. ago

Here"s how you can go to college on Beyoncé"s dime

The performer has announced a plan to fund education for young women......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral2 hr. 23 min. ago

Female physicians paid less than male doctors in every specialty

Even highly skilled doctors aren't immune from wide discrepancies in how much men and women are paid for the same work, a new study finds. The medical social network Doximity surveyed more than 36,000 physicians nationwide, gathering data about th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals4 hr. 38 min. ago

​Cincinnati doctor pay varies greatly by gender, study finds

A social network for doctors has diagnosed a gender gap when it comes to compensation in Cincinnati. Women who are doctors in Cincinnati earn 24.1 percent less than their colleagues who are men, according to a report released today by Doximity, wh.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals5 hr. 53 min. ago

Female physicians paid less than male doctors in every major metro, every specialty, new study says

A new study suggests that even the highly skilled medical field isn’t immune from wide discrepancies in how much men and women are paid for the same work. The medical social network Doximity surveyed more than 36,000 physicians nationwide, gatherin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals8 hr. 38 min. ago

The World’s Most Powerful Women: April 26

The World’s Most Powerful Women: April 26.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune8 hr. 38 min. ago

Black Is Beautiful: Shea Moisture Ad Reveals How African-American Women Are Often Maligned by Beauty Industry

Black women spend a reported 80 percent more on all beauty products—about $7.5 billion overall—compared to non-black women......»»

Category: topSource: newsweek15 hr. 23 min. ago

One detail of Derek Jeter"s reported deal to buy the Marlins suggests he will fall short of his "ultimate goal" — to be the next George Steinbrenner

Steven Senne/APDerek Jeter is one step closer to becoming a Major League Baseball owner, but the deal to buy the Miami Marlins also comes up short of his true goal — t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider17 hr. 38 min. ago

Here’s What Donald Trump Has Done For Women In His First 100 Days

Spoiler: Not much Donald Trump’s first 100 days in office have been busy. According to the White House press office, the president has signed 13 Co.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune17 hr. 38 min. ago

What inspired this mom to make a better breast pump (Video)

Samantha Rudolph and her engineer husband, Jared Miller, started Babyation in order to bring a breast pump to market that would allow women much more flexibility and comfort in pumping. “We think a mom should be able to pump any time, anywhere .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals19 hr. 53 min. ago

German Crowd Boos Ivanka Trump as She Defends Her Father as "Tremendous Champion of Supporting Families"

The panel moderator asked Trump about the attitudes her father had displayed that "might leave one questioning whether he’s such an empowerer for women.”.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweek19 hr. 53 min. ago

3 Habits of Exceptionally Strong Women Leaders

Comparing yourself to others is holding you back. Here are 3 ways to leave that old habit behind and get people to see your true strengths!.....»»

Category: topSource: inc20 hr. 52 min. ago

Jeb Bush and Derek Jeter reportedly win auction for the Marlins

A group led by former Florida Governor Jeb Bush and former New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter has won the auction for the Miami Marlins baseball tea.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch20 hr. 53 min. ago

Ivanka Trump Vows to Push "Incremental, Positive Change" for Women in the U.S.

The First Daughter and adviser to Donald Trump also defended the president's positions on women's issues......»»

Category: topSource: inc22 hr. 52 min. ago

Beyoncé is funding college scholarships for black women

GettyBeyoncé is marking the anniversary of her album "Lemonade" by announcing scholarships for black women to attend selected colleges. The singer announced that her Formation Scholars Award will go to a single black woman student at four schools. The sc.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 25th, 2017

Exclusive: JPMorgan Chase to grant $400K to Morehouse to grow minority, women-owned Atlanta tech companies

JPMorgan Chase & Co. is making a big play to increase capital and training for minority and female entrepreneurs in Atlanta’s inner cities. The New York-based financial services firm (NYSE: JPM) will grant $400,000 to the Morehouse College Entrep.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 25th, 2017

The fashion startup for underserved plus-size women

Apr.25 -- Dia&Co aims to improve clothes shopping for plus-size women, with a personalized online retail service. Founder and CEO Nadia Boujarwah describes how the company has grown in this edition of Small to Big......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 25th, 2017