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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

Why ESPN Loves Cristiano Ronaldo and LeBron, but Ignores Women

ESPN's annual list of 100 Most Famous Athletes has zero baseball or hockey players......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 30th, 2017

Why ESPN Loves Christiano Ronaldo and LeBron, but Ignores Women

ESPN's annual list of 100 Most Famous Athletes has zero baseball or hockey players......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 30th, 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

How these women in Tampa Bay technology broke gender barriers in business

​The Tampa Bay Business Journal recently hosted a roundtable discussion with women in technology. This is an edited version of that transcript.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals32 min. ago

Eating Sugar Makes Men Sad but Not Women, 30-Year Study Indicates

Over more than 30 years, researchers compared the intake of sweet foods and beverages with depression......»»

Category: topSource: newsweek4 hr. 16 min. ago

"Shark Tank" investor Kevin O"Leary has a theory about why companies run by women make him the most money

ABC"Shark Tank" investor Kevin O'Leary likes to invest in companies run by wome.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nyt5 hr. 31 min. ago

VP Pence once wrote an op-ed calling ’90s Disney movie "Mulan" liberal propaganda about women in the military

Thomson ReutersThe vice president of the US once claimed that he was "victimized" by Mulan, a 1998 animated Disney film about a young woman who tries to join the Chinese military. "I suspect that some mischievous liberal at Disney ass.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nyt5 hr. 31 min. ago

The wage gap between men and women varies depending on job types

IT HAS been a turbulent few days for the BBC, Britain’s public broadcaster. On July 19th it published the names of those to whom it pays £150,000 ($195,000) or more a year. The ensuing furore was less over the level of pay, but the difference.....»»

Category: topSource: economist9 hr. 2 min. ago

Adrian Beltre got ejected for moving an on-deck circle in one of the strangest baseball scenes you"ll see

Adrian Beltre got ejected for moving an on-deck circle in one of the strangest baseball scenes you"ll see.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider9 hr. 46 min. ago

Rent the Runway launches same-day couture delivery

The virtual closet is getting closer to the real one. On Thursday, Rent the Runway, an on-demand rental service for women's clothing, is launching same-day delivery in New York City. Orders made by... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork11 hr. 31 min. ago

The 2 women accused of poisoning Kim Jong Un"s half brother are expected to plead innocent

AP Photo/Vincent ThianKUALA LUM.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider12 hr. 16 min. ago

These are the worst phrases for women to use on their dating profile

Netflix Every single person knows that if you’re looking for love online, there’s one thing that can make or break your swiping success rate: your bio. As well as picking the perfect set of pi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider13 hr. 31 min. ago

Deloitte drops workplace diversity groups for women, minorities

Deloitte is doing away with employee groups focused on women and minorities, a new diversity approach one scholar says must be accompanied by serious and intelligent discussions. The New York-based financial advisory firm has the right idea, because emp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals13 hr. 31 min. ago

Deloitte drops workplace diversity groups for women, minorities

Deloitte is doing away with employee groups focused on women and minorities, a new diversity approach one scholar says must be accompanied by serious and intelligent discussions. The New York-based financial advisory firm has the right idea, because emp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals13 hr. 31 min. ago

Could the Next Islamic State Attacker in Europe Be a Woman?

We could see women play a greater role in attack plots in the West, writes Devorah Margolin......»»

Category: topSource: newsweek13 hr. 31 min. ago

The World’s Most Powerful Women: July 27

The World’s Most Powerful Women: July 27.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune17 hr. 46 min. ago

Noble And The War On Women

Editor’s note: The author of this article has a short position in Noble. Many of the allegations are only alleged and subject to decision of a trial by jury. Innocent until proven guilty Also see: Noble Group’s Deforestation Risks Fur.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nyt22 hr. 46 min. ago

Economic boost for D.C. from MLB All-Star Game could top $70M, official says

Next year's Major League Baseball All-Star Game at Nationals Park could mean an economic boost of $70 million or more for the host city, a D.C. official said Wednesday. Brian Kenner, deputy mayor for planning and economic development, cited an MLB st.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 26th, 2017

Sarah Huckabee Sanders opens up about being a working mom of 3 young kids, says Trump"s agenda will help women like her

Associated Press/Pablo Martinez MonsivaisPress secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders opened the White House press briefing on Wednesday by telling reporters about her own experience as a working mother, noting that she is the first mother to have the job. "T.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 26th, 2017