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You Are It takes a deep look at female friendships
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 20:37

First performed in March 2016, the new version features a few alterations that co-writer Sherry J. Yoon ascribes to her own changing relationships. ...

Doctors have a rosier view of male than of female surgeons
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 19:19

MARGARET ANN BULKLEY, who became, in 1812, the first woman to receive modern surgical training, achieved that distinction by pretending to be a man. N...

'She's Gotta Have It' Showrunner on the Importance of Female Voices
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 03:32

Co-showrunner Tonya Lewis Lee talks with THR about the importance of the female POV and a potential season two for the Netflix series based on Spike L...

Thailand Arrests Female Suspect in Deadly 2015 Erawan Bombing
  • Thu, 23 Nov 2017 18:16

A Thai female suspect in a bombing that killed 20 people at Bangkok’s Erawan Shrine in 2015 was arrested on Wednesday as she arrived in Thailand fro...

Horror of being female in N Korea
  • Wed, 22 Nov 2017 22:26

WOMEN in North Korea endure rape, malnutrition and a segregated workforce that ensures their “subservient” place in society, a United Nations comm...

First female mayor elected in New Orleans
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:29

Democrat LaToya Cantrell is elected New Orleans' first female mayor in the city's 300-year history. Jillian Kitchener reports. Reuters Video: La...

Female Hooded Merganser w/ big hairdo by Kenny Townsend
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 05:35

Female Hooded Merganser w/ big hairdo by Kenny Townsend A female hooded merganser with crest fluffed up. Ken...

Sarah Clarke is first female Black Rod in 650 years
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 04:29

Boss of the Wimbledon tennis championships Sarah Clarke gets ancient Parliamentary job. BBC News - UK Politics

Former Franken female staffers speak out: 'He treated us with the utmost respect' - Washington Post
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 02:58

Washington PostFormer Franken female staffers speak out: 'He treated us with the utmost respect'Washington PostSome former female staffers of ...

Female prisoner still on the run after escaping hospital during cancer treatment
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 13:24

A prisoner who gave her guards the slip while being treated for cancer at Auckland City Hospital is still on the run almost a month later.New CCTV ima...

Expanded networks, faculty mentorship bolster female undergrads' pursuit of geoscience
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 00:05

To retain more undergraduate women in geoscience majors, a supportive network that includes faculty mentorship seems to be a key driver, according to ...

Down Syndrome female student taunted at Wellington school
  • Sun, 12 Nov 2017 05:28

A gang of teenage girls urged a 15-year-old special needs student to flash her breasts and then filmed and shared the footage online.The Wellington Ea...

A wave of young female activists from Cambodia aim to shake up the patriarchy. Here’s how.
  • Wed, 01 Nov 2017 19:12

From the environment and LGBT rights to reproductive health and women’s empowerment, Cambodia’s female-forward young activists are blazing a new p...

Women in Film and TV Vancouver's From Our Dark Side genre competition beckons female writers
  • Wed, 01 Nov 2017 18:40

Since it's All Hallows' Eve, here's a frightfully timely screenwriting competition. The Georgia Straight

The world’s youngest female leader takes over in New Zealand
  • Sat, 28 Oct 2017 09:25

JACINDA ARDERN looked a touch less assured than usual when she took to the stage on October 19th after becoming New Zealand’s prime-minister designa...

From Yoona to Moon Geun-young, female celebs go bold on BIFF’s red carpet
  • Sat, 14 Oct 2017 02:20

Korean actresses shone on the red carpet of the Busan International Film Festival on Thursday, showing off bold looks. H 코리아헤럴드

A Flurry of Female Races
  • Thu, 12 Oct 2017 14:32

The fall sailing season in the San Francisco Bay Area brings us a flurry of female-friendly regattas, starting this Saturday. October 14’s Joan ...

Liberia prepares to find successor to Africa's first female president
  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 12:40

Candidates to replace Ellen Johnson Sirleaf include Prince Johnson, a former rebel leader who ordered killing of ex-president... - Internation...

Liberia faces key poll to replace Africa's 1st female leader
  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 01:20

MONROVIA — Liberia heads to the polls Tuesday for elections that for the first time in more than 70 years will see one democratically elected govern...

American footballer accused of sexism following response to a female reporter’s question
  • Fri, 06 Oct 2017 21:20

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has been accused of sexism after comments made to Panthers beat writer Jourdan Rodrigue. Sport: : BreakingNe...

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