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In the United States, an average of almost two women die in childbirth each day

In the United States, an average of almost two women die in childbirth each day

In the United States, an average of almost two women die in childbirth each day, and nearly a dozen from cervical cancer. For all our warm thoughts about moms, an American ...

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Women voters could be slightly more likely than men to pick a woman candidate in the Democratic primary

Women voters could be slightly more likely than men to pick a woman candidate in the Democratic primary

There’s a historic number of women running for the Democratic presidential ticket this cycle, and while several are considered top-tier candidates, they still aren’t leading the polls just yet. One key group that could ...

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More than half of the women slain in 2017 were killed by family or partners

More than half of the women slain in 2017 were killed by family or partners

More than half of the women murdered worldwide last year were killed by intimate partners or family members, according to a recently-released study by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. ...

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More than half of the women slain in 2017 were killed by family or partners

More than half of the women slain in 2017 were killed by family or partners

More than half of the women murdered worldwide last year were killed by intimate partners or family members, according to a recently-released study by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. ...

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Record 100 women could be elected to congress in 2018 amid female backlash to Trump

Record 100 women could be elected to congress in 2018 amid female backlash to Trump

A record number of women – perhaps more than 100 – could be elected in the US House of Representatives this autumn, in what experts believe is a backlash to the policies and ...

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Trump defends US opposition to WHO breastfeeding resolution

Trump defends US opposition to WHO breastfeeding resolution

US President Donald Trump has defended US efforts to reportedly undermine a World Health Organization (WHO) measure in support of breastfeeding. A New York Times report claimed US officials fought ...

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Barbara Bush: I don’t know how women can vote for Trump

Barbara Bush: I don’t know how women can vote for Trump

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush and his mother, former First Lady Barbara Bush, spoke with “CBS This Morning” anchor Norah O’Donnell about the current GOP race.

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As Trump begins second year, women stage nationwide protests

As Trump begins second year, women stage nationwide protests

Hundreds of thousands of women around America and the world took to the streets for the 2018 Women’s March, a year after the first such event was held in opposition ...

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‘Outrage, plus a plan’: how the Women’s March is shaking Washington from within

'Outrage, plus a plan': how the Women's March is shaking Washington from within

A year ago, more than 1 million people took to the streets in cities around the US wearing pink knit “pussy hats” and waving wry placards, in an extraordinary display of dissent against ...

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How has Donald Trump’s first year affected women?

Donald Trump, first year, women, president

On the day after Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States last January, millions of women took to the streets in pink-knitted “pussy hats” ...

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