Gender issues

U.S. President Donald Trump leaves the G7 Leaders Summit in La Malbaie, Que., on Saturday, June 9, 2018., with White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, left, and National Security Adviser John Bolton. (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP)
June 09, 2018 - 5:29 pm
LA MALBAIE, Quebec (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump at the Group of Seven summit (all times local): 5:25 p.m. President Donald Trump says the leaders of six of the world's leading economies "fully understand where I am coming from" on trade. In a series of tweets Saturday, Trump...
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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau shakes hands with Rwanda's President Paul Kagame during a welcome for G-7 outreach countries and international organizations at the G-7 summit in La Malbaie, Quebec on Saturday, June 9, 2018. (Justin Tang/The Canadian Press via AP)
June 09, 2018 - 4:52 pm
LA MALBAIE, Quebec (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump at the Group of Seven summit (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says all countries attending the Group of Seven summit have signed a joint communique despite sharp trade tensions with the U.S. Trudeau...
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel and IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde wait for the arrival of President Donald Trump to the Gender Equality Advisory Council breakfast during the G-7 summit, Saturday, June 9, 2018, in La Malbaie, Quebec Canada. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
June 09, 2018 - 1:19 pm
LA MALBAIE, Quebec (AP) — President Donald Trump arrived late for a gender equality meeting at an international summit, prompting Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to kick it off without waiting for "stragglers" to arrive. Trump created a distraction when he walked in late for Saturday's...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference at the G-7 summit, Saturday, June 9, 2018, in La Malbaie, Quebec, Canada. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
June 09, 2018 - 10:58 am
LA MALBAIE, Quebec (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump at the Group of Seven summit (all times local): 10:55 a.m. President Donald Trump is pushing back on the idea that the U.S. is increasingly isolated on the world stage under his presidency, insisting his relationship with fellow word...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference at the G-7 summit, Saturday, June 9, 2018, in La Malbaie, Quebec, Canada. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
June 09, 2018 - 10:44 am
LA MALBAIE, Quebec (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump at the Group of Seven summit (all times local): 10:40 a.m. President Donald Trump says re-admitting Russia to a club of industrialized nations would be good for all countries. Trump says Russia's return as a member of the Group of Seven...
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FILE - In this Oct. 12, 2010, file photo, former Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary President Paige Patterson poses for a photo in Fort Worth, Texas. The Southern Baptist Convention, the largest Protestant denomination in the U.S., heads into its annual meeting next week facing what one senior leader calls a “horrifying #MeToo moment." A series of sexual misconduct cases within the SBC has prompted its socially conservative, all-male leadership to seek forgiveness for the ill-treatment of women. Illustrating the SBC's predicament, the featured sermon at next week's meeting is scheduled to be delivered by Patterson, the central figure in the most prominent of the troubling #MeToo cases. (Paul Moseley/Star-Telegram via AP, File)
June 09, 2018 - 10:33 am
The Southern Baptists are facing their own #MeToo crisis as the biggest Protestant denomination in the U.S. heads into its annual meeting next week. A series of sexual misconduct cases has prompted the Southern Baptist Convention's socially conservative, all-male leadership to seek forgiveness for...
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President Donald Trump arrives for a Gender Equality Advisory Council breakfast during the G-7 summit, Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Charlevoix, Canada. From left, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde, Trump, Christine Whitecross, and Winnie Byanyima. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
June 09, 2018 - 9:59 am
LA MALBAIE, Quebec (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump at the Group of Seven summit (all times local): 9:55 a.m. The White House says President Donald Trump will deliver a statement before departing a meeting of industrialized nations in Canada. Trump is scheduled to address the U.S. news...
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel, President Donald Trump, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, and French President Emmanuel Macron gather for the family photo during the G-7 summit, Friday, June 8, 2018, in Charlevoix, Canada. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
June 09, 2018 - 8:38 am
LA MALBAIE, Quebec (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump at the Group of Seven summit (all times local): 8:20 a.m. President Donald Trump has opened his second day at an international summit at a breakfast discussion on gender equality. Trump arrived late for Saturday's meeting during the...
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June 08, 2018 - 3:19 pm
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Gov. Chris Sununu, a Republican, signed bills Friday to protect transgender people from discrimination and ban therapies that seek to change the sexual orientation of minors. The anti-discrimination law, which takes effect July 8, bans discrimination based on gender identity in...
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U.S. Rep. Martha McSally, R-Ariz., speaks after delivering her signatures to the Arizona Secretary of State's office Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at the Capitol in Phoenix. McSally is officially running as a Republican for U.S. Senate seat being vacated by retiring Republican Sen. Jeff Flake. Women running for office have crossed another threshold with a record number of candidates for the U.S. Senate. In the two major parties, 42 women are expected to have qualified for 19 Senate seats. (AP Photo/Matt York)
May 30, 2018 - 5:41 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin (AP) — A record number of women are running for the U.S. Senate this year, and their stiff challenge is winning enough seats to dramatically diversify a chamber long dominated by men. Many face uphill campaigns and two Democratic incumbents in particular among the 23 women in the...
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