Lead plaintiff in the case against JP Morgan Derek Rotondo pictured with with his son Lincoln at home outside Columbus, Ohio, this week. Photograph: The New York Times

Wall Street fathers have secured a historic $5 million (€4.5 million) settlement with JP Morgan Chase over the bank’s failure to uphold policies givin(...)

Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer of Facebook. Photograph: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

After years of criticism, Facebook said on Tuesday that it would stop allowing advertisers in key categories to show their message only to people of a(...)

Fans hold up signs reading EQUALITY as the  United States Women’s National Team hosted the France Women’s National Team as part of the SheBelieves Cup in March, 2017, at RFK Stadium in Washington, DC. France won the game 3-0.  Photograph: Scott Bales/YCJ/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

The battle for the better and fairer treatment of women’s sports teams has been a long and never-ending one. The war is being fought on several front(...)

A getaway car of suspected gunman Vester L Flanagan is towed away  on highway I-66 in Fauquier County, Virginia, August 26th, 2015. Two television journalists were shot and killed in Virginia on Wednesday in an attack during a live early-morning broadcast, and authorities said the suspected gunman Flanagan was a former employee of the TV station. Photograph: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters

Vester Flanagan, the man suspected of shooting two US TV journalists dead during a broadcast and who later fatally shot himself, was a former employee(...)

Muslim woman Samantha Elauf (right), who was denied a sales job at an Abercrombie Kids store in Tulsa in 2008,  has been awarded $20,000. Photograph: Jim Bourg/Reuters

The US supreme court on Monday revived an employment discrimination lawsuit against Abercrombie & Fitch, which had refused to hire a Muslim woman (...)

Seven out of 10 people who work at Google are men. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Google, like many tech companies, is a man’s world. Founded by a pair of men, its executive team is overwhelmingly male, and its workforce is dominate(...)

A still from the Jameson ad

Have you heard the one about the American TV commercial that portrayed the Irish as a modern, sophisticated European nation instead of a race of ru(...)