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Actresses, Shows About Women Win Big at Critics' Choice
Survey: Being a Female Artist in Pop is a 'Lonely' Field
Morrison Makes History as 1st Female Cinematography Nominee

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Survey: Being a Female Artist in Pop is a 'Lonely' Field

Actresses, Shows About Women Win Big at Critics' Choice

By Mark Kennedy |
A new survey of pop charts over the past six years finds that men overwhelmingly dominate the ranks of artists and songwriters and that 2017 represented a six-year low for female a...

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Recording Academy Head Criticized After Comments About Women

Recording Academy Head Criticized After Comments About Women

Jan 30
Recording Academy President Neil Portnow is facing criticism for his comments after the 60th annual Grammy Awards ended with only two female winners on stage and lingering questions about the choice of performers.

Jeremy Piven Faces, Denies More Misconduct Allegations

Jeremy Piven Faces, Denies More Misconduct Allegations

Jan 28
Jeremy Piven, who has strongly denied allegations of sexual misconduct from at least three women, is facing further accusations that date back decades, an online news site reported Saturday.

Harvard's Hasty Pudding Says It Will Allow Women to Join

Harvard's Hasty Pudding Says It Will Allow Women to Join

By Philip Marcelo | Jan 27
- Harvard University's Hasty Pudding theater troupe, the nation's oldest collegiate theatrical organization, announced Thursday it will allow women to join its cast, starting next year.

Cecile Richards Stepping Down as Planned Parenthood Leader

Cecile Richards Stepping Down as Planned Parenthood Leader

By David Crary | Jan 26
Cecile Richards, who led Planned Parenthood through 12 tumultuous years, is stepping down as its president.

3 Trailblazing Women Get the Spotlight in Sundance Docs

3 Trailblazing Women Get the Spotlight in Sundance Docs

By Lindsey Bahr | Jan 24
Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Jane Fonda and Gloria Allred and are getting the spotlight this year in three films playing at the Sundance Film Festival.

James Franco Accusers Detail Misconduct Allegations on 'GMA'

James Franco Accusers Detail Misconduct Allegations on 'GMA'

Jan 23
Two women who have accused actor James Franco of sexual misconduct said on ABC's "Good Morning America" on Tuesday that they're waiting for him to make amends.

In 'Alienist,' Dakota Fanning Breaks 1890s Rules for Women

In 'Alienist,' Dakota Fanning Breaks 1890s Rules for Women

By Lynn Elber | Jan 19
Dakota Fanning was unfazed by being on her own for six months in Budapest or the dark nature of the TV series that brought her there, TNT's adaptation of "The Alienist," Caleb Carr's 1994 novel.

Trump Tries to Protect Medical Providers Who Oppose Abortion

Trump Tries to Protect Medical Providers Who Oppose Abortion

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jan 18
The Trump administration is creating an office aimed at protecting the religious rights of medical providers, including those who oppose abortion.

Has #MeToo Gone too Far? Ansari Story Sparks Debate

Has #MeToo Gone too Far? Ansari Story Sparks Debate

By David Crary and Tamara Lush | Jan 18
The #MeToo movement has been embraced by legions of women as a vital step toward countering widespread sexual abuse and misconduct. This week there's visceral discussion about its potential for causing harm.

Matt Damon Apologizes for Comments on Sexual Misconduct

Matt Damon Apologizes for Comments on Sexual Misconduct

By John Carucci | Jan 17
Matt Damon says the backlash for his comments on sexual misconduct was actually very helpful.

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