Equality

Indiana Asks the Supreme Court to Let It Strip Rights From Same-Sex Parents

5 hours ago   |   Slate

The justices have shown interest in a case that could begin the rollback of marriage equality.
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Germany moves to close the gender gap by requiring companies to put women on executive boards

Germany moves to close the gender gap by requiring companies to put women on executive boards

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Germany's government is rolling out a new standard that will require companies listed on the stock market to have a certain number of women on their...
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As a Black Friday deal, you can get free and full access to Yale's wildly popular online class, The Science of Well-Being

As a Black Friday deal, you can get free and full access to Yale's wildly popular online class, The Science of Well-Being

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Yale's most popular in-person course ever was turned into an equally successful online version called The Science of Well-Being, which teaches you how to...
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Beijing hits out at Pope, says remarks about “persecuted” Uighurs are groundless

Beijing hits out at Pope, says remarks about “persecuted” Uighurs are groundless

15 hours ago   |   RT

The Chinese foreign ministry has attacked the Pope after he shared his thoughts on the persecuted peoples of this world, a list which included the Uighur people, who largely...
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CNN's Tapper slammed after implying Muslim Rep Rashida Tlaib is anti-Semitic for questioning Jewish Antony Blinken as new SecState

CNN's Tapper slammed after implying Muslim Rep Rashida Tlaib is anti-Semitic for questioning Jewish Antony Blinken as new SecState

15 hours ago   |   RT

CNN's Jake Tapper was lambasted for implying progressive ‘squaddie' Muslim Rep. Rashida Tlaib might be anti-Semitic, after she tweeted concern at presumed future Secretary of...
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Europe hopes for reset, end to 'damage control' under Biden

16 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

BERLIN - German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said Tuesday he hopes a reset of U.S.-European relations under the Biden administration can end years in which Europe was mainly...
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China's Finance World Opens Up to Foreigners, Sort Of

17 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Even as the trade war was crimping the flow of goods between the U.S. and China, the Chinese government was opening doors in another arena, inviting in more foreign banks...
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Are dining tents a safe way to eat out during the pandemic?

Are dining tents a safe way to eat out during the pandemic?

19 hours ago   |   WGAL

Health experts say outdoor dining tents are generally safer than dining inside, but caution that they're not all equal.
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Making headlines: COVID-19 and gender inequality

20 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Media reports documenting the pandemic's impact on gender equality are inadvertently deflecting accountability.
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Pope Francis hosts delegation of NBA players and their union leaders at the Vatican for MASKLESS meeting about social justice

Pope Francis hosts delegation of NBA players and their union leaders at the Vatican for MASKLESS meeting about social justice

1 day ago   |   RT

Pope Francis has hosted a delegation of NBA players and union officials at the Vatican, to discuss the issues of social justice and racial equality, without anyone wearing a...
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Biden Win Over Trump In Nevada Made Official By Court

Biden Win Over Trump In Nevada Made Official By Court

The unanimous action sends Gov. Steve Sisolak results that will deliver six electoral votes from the battleground state to Biden. Read more ...

2021 Grammy nominations announced: Beyoncé leads among nominees

2021 Grammy nominations announced: Beyoncé leads among nominees

Nominations for the 63rd annual Grammy Awards were announced Tuesday, with Beyoncé leading among the nominees with nine. Read more ...

Clemson ranked No. 3 in initial College Football Playoff rankings

Clemson ranked No. 3 in initial College Football Playoff rankings

Alabama, Notre Dame and Ohio State round out the top four. Read more ...

Pennsylvania certifies Biden as winner of presidential vote

Pennsylvania certifies Biden as winner of presidential vote

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Democrat Joe Biden has been certified as the winner of the presidential election in Pennsylvania, the governor said Tuesday. Gov. Tom Wolf, a Democrat... Read more ...

A new model projects COVID-19 cases in the US will nearly double over the...

A new model projects COVID-19 cases in the US will nearly double over the next two months

The prediction comes as COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations nationwide are exploding, with more than 3.1 million infections reported in the U.S. since the start of November... Read more ...

Pennsylvania certifies Biden's victory as battlegrounds make 2020 results...

Pennsylvania certifies Biden's victory as battlegrounds make 2020 results official

Key states continue to certify their election results Tuesday, blowing past attempts by President Donald Trump and allies to undermine or overturn the results of the 2020... Read more ...

Playoff rankings: Alabama, Notre Dame, Clemson, Ohio State

Playoff rankings: Alabama, Notre Dame, Clemson, Ohio State

Alabama is No. 1 in the first College Football Playoff rankings of the season, followed by Notre Dame, Clemson and Ohio State. Read more ...

Biden to formally introduce national security team as official transition begins

Biden to formally introduce national security team as official transition begins

WASHINGTON - In one of his first moves after the Trump administration approved the start of the presidential transition, Joe Biden is set to formally introduce some of the... Read more ...

Why Wisconsin is now ineligible for Big Ten title as COVID-19 rule clears...

Why Wisconsin is now ineligible for Big Ten title as COVID-19 rule clears way for Northwestern

Northwestern has a clear path to the conference championship game. Read more ...

Trump reportedly has plans to pardon Michael Flynn, his former national...

Trump reportedly has plans to pardon Michael Flynn, his former national security adviser who pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his contact with Russia

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump plans to pardon former national security advisor Michael Flynn, Axios reported, citing sources with direct knowledge of... Read more ...