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  • WASHINGTON, Jan 18- The U.S. government is seeking to further protect the "conscience and religious freedom" of health workers whose beliefs prevent them from carrying out abortions and other procedures, in an effort likely to please conservative Christian activists and other supporters of President Donald Trump. The U.S. Department of Health and Human...

  • Former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer gives his take on the value of Wall Street research

    Uri Gruenbaum, TipRanks CEO, and former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer discuss the accuracy of Wall Street research.

  • A little-known website raised that very question after publishing an unidentified woman's vivid account of comedian Aziz Ansari's sexual advances while the two were on a date. asked Ed Wasserman, dean of the journalism school at the University of California, Berkeley. " The story, which appeared Saturday, offers a detailed 3,000- word account of a night out...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 18- The U.S. government is seeking to further protect the "conscience and religious freedom" of health workers whose beliefs prevent them from carrying out abortions and other procedures, in an effort likely to please conservative Christian activists and other supporters of President Donald Trump. The U.S. Department of Health and Human...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 18- The U.S. government is seeking to further protect the "conscience and religious freedom" of health workers whose beliefs prevent them from carrying out abortions and other procedures, in an effort likely to please conservative Christian activists and other supporters of President Donald Trump. The U.S. Department of Health and Human...

  • A little-known website raised that very question after publishing an unidentified woman's vivid account of comedian Aziz Ansari's sexual advances while the two were on a date. asked Ed Wasserman, dean of the journalism school at the University of California, Berkeley. " The story, which appeared Saturday on the site Babe.net, offers a detailed 3,000- word...

  • Public Citizen, which compiled media reports and publicly available government data, cited moves by groups associated with at least three foreign governments— Saudi Arabia, Malaysia and Kuwait— to book rooms and host events last year at the Trump International Hotel in Washington. Then-President-elect Donald Trump moved a year ago to give up direct...

  • OSLO, Jan 16- Norway's $1.07 trillion sovereign wealth fund has excluded nine more companies from its portfolio based on breaches of its ethical investment criteria, the Norwegian central bank, which manages the fund, said in a statement on Tuesday. Evergreen Marine Corp Ltd, Korea Line Corp, Precious Shipping PCL, Atal SA and Thoresen Thai Agencies PCL were among...

  • 'Putting on the pressure' is the next step in combatting sexual harassment and equality: Tina Brown

    Tina Brown, Tina Brown Live Media CEO and former Vanity Fair editor-in-chief, discusses the growing movement against sexual harassment, particularly in media and business.

  • Systemic change is next step in fighting harassment culture: Walter Isaacson

    Walter Isaacson, outgoing Aspen Institute CEO, and Farhad Manjoo, tech reporter at The New York Times, discuss the ongoing issue with workplace sexual harassment following the news that Vice Media has suspended two executives over claims.

  • CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on big Hollywood names starting Time's Up, an initiative to fight sexual harassment.

  • New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.

    New York Governor Andrew Cuomo questions the Constitutionality of the GOP tax bill, saying it was financed by raiding the coffers of the blue states, like New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 21- A second U.S. judge on Thursday blocked President Donald Trump's administration from enforcing new rules that undermine an Obamacare requirement for employers to provide insurance that covers women's birth control. District Judge Haywood Gilliam Jr. in Oakland, California, said the federal government likely did not follow proper...

  • A picture shows the messages '#Me too' and #Balancetonporc ('expose your pig') on the hand of a protester during a gathering against gender-based and sexual violence called by the Effronte-e-s Collective, on the Place de la Republique square in Paris on October 29, 2017.

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports the results of the CNBC All-America Survey on how Americans view sexual harassment in the workplace.

  • *Tempting yields often hide sting in the tail. LONDON, Dec 18- For years, the Brazilian mining conglomerate Vale was a darling of emerging market investors, who were happy to ignore the company's poor record on environmental and social issues because of the high yields its bonds paid. But warnings about the company's policies were horribly vindicated in 2015,...

  • LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida, Dec 15- Just outside the operating theater, the organizers of a medical conference wore Minnie Mouse ears. They were part of a so-called cadaver lab and the setting was a Florida resort. In this case, doctors practiced nerve root blocks and other procedures on cadavers in one of the Grand Harbor ballrooms salons at Disneys Yacht& Beach Club...

  • LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida, Dec 15- LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida Just outside the operating theater, the organizers of a medical conference wore Minnie Mouse ears. They were part of a so-called cadaver lab and the setting was a Florida resort. In this case, doctors practiced nerve root blocks and other procedures on cadavers in one of the Grand Harbor ballrooms salons at...

  • How Speakable is helping millennials take action in real time

    Speakable CEO Jordan Hewson discusses how her company helps readers engage with social issues.

  • Gretchen Carlson, former Fox & Friends host and "Be Fierce" author, discusses Time naming the "Silence Breakers" as person of the year as well as her actions to promote the Ending Forced Arbitration of Sexual Harassment Act on Capitol Hill.

  • Sen. Al Franken

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the latest on Democratic senators calling for the resignation of Sen. Al Franken.