Maria Shriver hosts Women's Conference in Long Beach, California
Gloria Steinem accepts the Minerva Award at The Women's Conference 2008 in Long Beach on October 22, 2008. The conference, hosted by California's first lady Maria Shriver, was attended by some 14,000 women. (UPI Photo/Jim Ruymen)
NBC says it will air "The Women's Concert for Change: Live from London," featuring performances by Beyonce, Jay-Z and Jennifer Lopez.
Former Ms. magazine editor Mary Thom was killed in a motorcycle crash in New York, officials said. She was 68.
New York's iconic horse-drawn carriages have become an issue in the race for mayor, with candidates forced to say whether the rides are inhumane.
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New York City could soon join Portland, Ore., San Francisco, Seattle and Washington with a law to guarantee sick-leave benefits for workers.
UPI Almanac for Monday, March 25, 2013.
Sarah Jessica Parker's portrayal of U.S. feminist trailblazer Gloria Steinem has been cut from the porn-themed film "Lovelace," its co-directors told EW.com.
Advocates attending an Amnesty International "Shadow Summit" in Chicago Sunday urged NATO leaders to consider the future of Afghan women.
UPI Almanac for Sunday, March 25, 2012.
Sarah Jessica Parker will replace Demi Moore as U.S. feminist author and activist Gloria Steinem in the film "Lovelace," People.com said Friday.
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