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Most Wikipedia Profiles Are of Men. This Scientist Is Changing That.

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Angela Merkel ‘Feels Solidarity’ for Congresswomen Targeted by Trump

BERLIN — Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany expressed solidarity on Friday with the four Democratic congresswomen…

At Kyoto Animation, Women Were Central — and They Paid the Price in a Deadly Fire

KYOTO, Japan — He can’t get the women out of his mind. A day after an…

Uterine Fibroids and Heavy Periods

What causes uterine fibroids, and why do they (sometimes) cause unusually heavy bleeding? — Kristin Estabrook…

Trump and Epstein Partied and Commented on Women in 1992 Video

WASHINGTON — President Trump has been playing down his relationship with Jeffrey Epstein, the wealthy financier…

The Unraveling of Jeffrey Epstein

ImageIn a widely criticized deal with prosecutors, Jeffrey Epstein, center, pleaded guilty in 2008 in Florida to…

A Better Way to Manage Your Period? Try the Menstrual Cup, Scientists Say

Menstrual cups, little known devices used by women to manage their periods, are safe and as…

Former Israeli Leader’s Ties to Epstein Churn Israeli Election Campaign

JERUSALEM — The former Israeli leader Ehud Barak, who is seeking a new term as prime…

American Woman Loses Custody Battle for Daughter in Saudi Arabia

BEIRUT, Lebanon — Bethany Vierra didn’t think she was asking for much. First, she wanted a…

Urinary Tract Infections Affect Millions. The Cures Are Faltering.

For generations, urinary tract infections, one of the world’s most common ailments, have been easily and…

Celebrating the World Cup as a Triumph for Women’s Sports

Welcome to the Running newsletter! Every Saturday morning, we email runners with news, advice and some…

The Taliban Promise to Protect Women. Here’s Why Women Don’t Believe Them.

KABUL, Afghanistan — At just 29, Zainab Fayez made herself into one of Afghanistan’s foremost defenders…

22 States Considered Eliminating the ‘Tampon Tax’ This Year. Here’s What Happened.

Why are tampons taxed when Viagra isn’t? That’s the question at the heart of the push…

Julie Sweet to Run Accenture, Adding a Woman to the Ranks of Corporate C.E.O.s

Julie Sweet will become the new chief executive of Accenture, the consulting firm announced on Thursday,…

With a World Cup Boost, an Agent Bets on Female Athletes

Trying to take advantage of the ascendance of women athletes and the popularity of the most…