Google celebrated International Women's Day 2014 with a vibrant Google Doodle featuring women from all over the world and a peppy soundtrack by Zap Mama. Women in the technology industry have reason to celebrate as well: the past year has produced some major accomplishments by women in tech.
University of Texas sociologist Mark Regnerus, the author of a controversial study of children with a parent who at some point had a same-sex relationship, testified in defense of Michigan's ban on gay marriage.
Debbie Dingell is expected to run for the House seat currently held by her husband John, who announced this week that he will retire at the end of his term and gave her a strong endorsement to fill the seat.
Rep. John Dingell (D) of Michigan announced Monday he'll retire at the end of this term. He will exit as one of America’s most powerful legislators, and his departure will mark the end of an era on Capitol Hill.