UFC star Paige VanZant is calling for greater pay equality in the sport.
A recent study found that persistent temperature changes above or below a country's norm has adverse affects on economic growth.
Astronaut Sally Ride and civil-rights activist Rosa Parks are the newest inclusions in Barbie's social circle. As part of the Inspiring Women Series, the pair have been added to Mattel's ...
Dr. Ellen Currano's patience ran out after a male colleague was praised for an idea she'd voiced moments before, and she started the campaign to raise awareness of the equality issues in ...
Some of the wealthiest nations in the world provide little or no government-supported maternity or paternity leave for new parents, a United Nations report has said.
Astronaut Christina Koch is due to set a record for the longest spaceflight by a woman, remaining in orbit on board the International Space Station until February, said NASA.
Teen and adolescent girls are often embarrassed or reluctant to talk about violence, while some schools and parents resist teaching about violent relationships.
The Equality Act would protect people from discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
New York will become the first U.S. city to impose congestion pricing, seen as a key weapon against global warming, following lawmakers' approval on Monday of a state budget to fund the p...
Most vulnerable are young children under age 5, who are 20 times more likely to die from diseases than violence.
Astronauts Christina Koch and Ann McClain will walk outside the International Space Station as members of Expedition 59 - currently planned for March 29.
Among the positions with more than a 90% chance of becoming automated are administrative assistant, office clerk, bookkeeper and cashier - all fields dominated by women.
A recent study has revealed that two of the main female characters in the Star Wars franchise dress more skimpily when they fall in love, drawing criticism in the wake of the #MeToo movem...
The Lancet Commission on Obesity says a $1 billion fund and action strategies targeting food policy and production are needed urgently to support health, the environment and economic well...