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AllAfrica.com
Regional Leaders Urged to Support Women in BusinessRegional governments have been urged to give more support to women in business
Regional Leaders Urged to Support Women in Business
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Regional governments have been urged to give more support to women in business to enhance entrepreneurship and ensure equitable and sustainable development. Mary Muthoni, the chairperson of Women in Business Committee at Kenya National Chamber of... Read more
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Washington Post
Fact-checking the second day of the 2016 Democratic National Convention(Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post) The highlight of the second day of the Dem
Fact-checking the second day of the 2016 Democratic National Convention
Washington Post / Posted 2 hours ago
(Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post) The highlight of the second day of the Democratic National Convention was a sentimental and anecdotal speech by former President Bill Clinton. In contrast to many of his speeches, such as his address to the DNC in... Read more
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The Sault Star
Primed to pumpbodybuilding early last year. And her success in the bodybuilding category at
Primed to pump
The Sault Star / Posted 5 hours ago
bodybuilding early last year. And her success in the bodybuilding category at the provincial championships in the spring of 2015 — where she won a gold medal and two silvers — started her on another road. A long and winding 1,383-kilometre... Read more
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The Christian Post
Planned Parenthood President Decries Donald Trump Calling Pregnancy an 'Inconvenience'President of the Planned Parenthood Action Fund Cecile Richards takes the stage
Planned Parenthood President Decries Donald Trump Calling Pregnancy an 'Inconvenience'
The Christian Post / Posted 5 hours ago
President of the Planned Parenthood Action Fund Cecile Richards takes the stage at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. July 26, 2016. Planned Parenthood Federation of America President Cecile Richards denounced... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Ridgefield
It's Official: Clinton Makes History For Democrats As CT Splits Its VotesClinton was formally nominated as the Democratic nominee for president just bef
It's Official: Clinton Makes History For Democrats As CT Splits Its Votes
The Daily Voice - Ridgefield / Posted 6 hours ago
Clinton was formally nominated as the Democratic nominee for president just before 7 p.m. Tuesday on the second day of the party's national convention in Philadelphia, becoming the first female candidate to represent a major political party... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Norwalk
It's Official: Clinton Makes History For Democrats As CT Splits Its VotesClinton was formally nominated as the Democratic nominee for president just bef
It's Official: Clinton Makes History For Democrats As CT Splits Its Votes
The Daily Voice - Norwalk / Posted 6 hours ago
Clinton was formally nominated as the Democratic nominee for president just before 7 p.m. Tuesday on the second day of the party's national convention in Philadelphia, becoming the first female candidate to represent a major political party... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
It's Official: Clinton Makes History For Democrats As CT Splits Its VotesClinton was formally nominated as the Democratic nominee for president just bef
It's Official: Clinton Makes History For Democrats As CT Splits Its Votes
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 6 hours ago
Clinton was formally nominated as the Democratic nominee for president just before 7 p.m. Tuesday on the second day of the party's national convention in Philadelphia, becoming the first female candidate to represent a major political party... Read more
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The Jewish Week
UJA’s Campaign Reaches Pre-Recession LevelsEight years after the recession that set back both the national economy and mos
UJA’s Campaign Reaches Pre-Recession Levels
The Jewish Week / Posted 10 hours ago
Eight years after the recession that set back both the national economy and most charities’ fundraising drives, the annual campaign of UJA-Federation of New York has nearly returned to its pre-recession level. The campaign for the 2015-16 fiscal... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
DNC schedule: Former President Bill Clinton, mothers of slain black men to speak on second nightWatch live video of the convention from Wells Fargo Center in the player, above
DNC schedule: Former President Bill Clinton, mothers of slain black men to speak on second night
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 10 hours ago
Watch live video of the convention from Wells Fargo Center in the player, above. PHILADELPHIA — Former President Bill Clinton is expected to make the case for why his wife should be the next president and the mothers of slain black men and boys are... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Keeping the Olympics From Flaming OutThe Olympics has always had problems assembling all of the world’s best athlete
Keeping the Olympics From Flaming Out
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 11 hours ago
The Olympics has always had problems assembling all of the world’s best athletes every four years : * Boycotts : From Ireland in 1908 through the Communist countries in 1984 and 1988, numerous Games have been marred by governments preventing their... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
At Least 105 Russian Athletes Banned From Rio OlympicsOlympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in connect
At Least 105 Russian Athletes Banned From Rio Olympics
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 11 hours ago
Olympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in connection with the country's doping scandal. International federations in canoeing, sailing and modern pentathlon ruled out eight on Tuesday, including an Olympic gold... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
At Least 105 Russian Athletes Banned From Rio OlympicsOlympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in connect
At Least 105 Russian Athletes Banned From Rio Olympics
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 12 hours ago
Olympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in connection with the country's doping scandal. International federations in canoeing, sailing and modern pentathlon ruled out eight on Tuesday, including an Olympic gold... Read more
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NBC New York
At Least 105 Russian Athletes Banned From Rio OlympicsOlympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in connect
At Least 105 Russian Athletes Banned From Rio Olympics
NBC New York / Posted 12 hours ago
Olympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in connection with the country's doping scandal. International federations in canoeing, sailing and modern pentathlon ruled out eight on Tuesday, including an Olympic gold... Read more
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NBC Washington
At Least 105 Russian Athletes Banned From Rio OlympicsOlympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in connect
At Least 105 Russian Athletes Banned From Rio Olympics
NBC Washington / Posted 12 hours ago
Olympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in connection with the country's doping scandal. International federations in canoeing, sailing and modern pentathlon ruled out eight on Tuesday, including an Olympic gold... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
At Least 105 Russian Athletes Banned From Rio OlympicsOlympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in connect
At Least 105 Russian Athletes Banned From Rio Olympics
NBC Bay Area / Posted 12 hours ago
Olympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in connection with the country's doping scandal. International federations in canoeing, sailing and modern pentathlon ruled out eight on Tuesday, including an Olympic gold... Read more
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NBC San Diego
At Least 105 Russian Athletes Banned From Rio OlympicsOlympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in connect
At Least 105 Russian Athletes Banned From Rio Olympics
NBC San Diego / Posted 12 hours ago
Olympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in connection with the country's doping scandal. International federations in canoeing, sailing and modern pentathlon ruled out eight on Tuesday, including an Olympic gold... Read more
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Daily Mail
Queen Letizia pays tribute to Spanish women at the Fedepe AwardsQueen Letizia looks chic in a floral fit and flare dress as she pays tribute to
Queen Letizia pays tribute to Spanish women at the Fedepe Awards
Daily Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
Queen Letizia looks chic in a floral fit and flare dress as she pays tribute to Spain's high-flying women at the Fedepe Awards in Madrid Letizia, 43, is president of Fedepe Awards, which honours Spanish women Spanish monarch wore a Carolina Herrera... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Still Discordant Tunes Over Abia GovernorshipBy Seye Olumide and Gordi Udeajah The Abia State chapter of Peoples Democratic
Still Discordant Tunes Over Abia Governorship
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
By Seye Olumide and Gordi Udeajah The Abia State chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has faulted the Certificate of Return issued to Dr. Samson Ogah by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), which resulted from the judgment of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Defining and Re-Defining a Nationinstitutional preferences; at other times, it is accidental or imposed by extra
Defining and Re-Defining a Nation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
institutional preferences; at other times, it is accidental or imposed by extraneous forces. For example, an intra- national war, or a profound political conflict or the abolition of a monarchy or the scourge of famine could be part of a... Read more
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Roll Call
Lobbyists in the Game and at the Democratic National ConventionAfter a contentious Democratic primary season in which presumptive presidential
Lobbyists in the Game and at the Democratic National Convention
Roll Call / Posted 19 hours ago
After a contentious Democratic primary season in which presumptive presidential nominee Hillary Clinton was accused of being too cozy with corporate interests, many such players will keep a low profile at the party’s national convention. Major... Read more
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Sherdog
The 2016 MMA National Olympic Teams: Russia With the 2016 Summer Olympics scheduled for Aug. 5-21 in Rio de Janeiro, Braz
The 2016 MMA National Olympic Teams: Russia
Sherdog / Posted 22 hours ago
With the 2016 Summer Olympics scheduled for Aug. 5-21 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sherdog.com staff and contributors sat down to put together hypothetical MMA Olympic teams for the following countries:... Read more
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Philly.com
DNC events for Tues., July 26What's happening in Philadelphia on Tuesday in conjunction with the Democratic
DNC events for Tues., July 26
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
What's happening in Philadelphia on Tuesday in conjunction with the Democratic National Convention. (* indicates a permit has been issued for the event) Politico Playbook Breakfast at the DNC With Gov. Ed Rendell; Kevin Sasho, executive director... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Team Ups Preps for 2016 Chess Olympiadhas increased tempo in training as players look to make the country proud. Rwa
National Team Ups Preps for 2016 Chess Olympiad
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
has increased tempo in training as players look to make the country proud. Rwanda hopes to field two teams - the open and women section teams - at the 2016 Chess Olympiad in Baku, Azerbaijan in September. Players are meeting twice every week at... Read more
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The Morning Call
Republican women sneak Liberty Bell replica to Allentown in protest of DNCDuring the Revolutionary War, the Liberty Bell was sneaked out of Philadelphia
Republican women sneak Liberty Bell replica to Allentown in protest of DNC
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
During the Revolutionary War, the Liberty Bell was sneaked out of Philadelphia to protect it from the invading British troops. On Monday, a group of Pennsylvania Republican women did so again — though their bell was a little easier to move. The... Read more
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Deseret News
Women underrepresented across Utah's political spectrumcandidates to win the job. But 120 years later, the Utah state Legislature is
Women underrepresented across Utah's political spectrum
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
candidates to win the job. But 120 years later, the Utah state Legislature is among those with the lowest percentages of women, in part because of the state's influential Mormon culture emphasizing women as mothers and homemakers. Women make... Read more
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Daily Mail
Top Guns in orbit: US Military reveals plan for 'Space Mission Force'wants all nations to contribute to UN database on satellites in orbit It says
Top Guns in orbit: US Military reveals plan for 'Space Mission Force'
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
wants all nations to contribute to UN database on satellites in orbit It says it will make its own database of spacecraft it is tracking public This will include information on military satellites used by US and its allies These... Read more
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Roll Call
Embattled Wasserman Schultz Won't Speak at ConventionEmbattled Democratic National Committee Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz will not
Embattled Wasserman Schultz Won't Speak at Convention
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
Embattled Democratic National Committee Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz will not speak at the party convention this week in Philadelphia due to fallout over emails suggesting that her her organization sought to undermine Bernie Sanders’ campaign in... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wagesNEW YORK - Brandi Chastain is confident the U.S. women's soccer team can win th
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wages
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK - Brandi Chastain is confident the U.S. women's soccer team can win the gold medal again in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and dealing with her son's diagnosis of Crohn's disease. It's been 17 years since Chastain's... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Brandi Chastain: On Headers, Concussions, Soccer WagesNEW YORK (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Brandi Chastain is confident the U.S. women’s soccer
Brandi Chastain: On Headers, Concussions, Soccer Wages
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Brandi Chastain is confident the U.S. women’s soccer team can win the gold medal again in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and dealing with her son’s diagnosis of Crohn’s disease. It’s been 17 years... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IWPG Marches for Peace Along With Indian WomenGreetings from Jackie of Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (H
IWPG Marches for Peace Along With Indian Women
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Greetings from Jackie of Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL), an international nongovernmental organization that brings the world forth closer to the cessation of wars and inter-religious harmony, headquartered in South... Read more
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CTV News
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wagesprospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth g
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wages
CTV News / Posted yesterday
prospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and tackling her son's diagnosis of Crohn's disease. It's been 17 years since Chastain's game-winning penalty shootout kick against China at the Women's... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wagesprospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth g
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wages
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
prospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and tackling her son's diagnosis of Crohn's disease. It's been 17 years since Chastain's game-winning penalty shootout kick against China at the Women's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Experts Proffer Ways Out of Hard Timesthe Federal Government finally owned up that the economy had entered into a rec
Experts Proffer Ways Out of Hard Times
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
the Federal Government finally owned up that the economy had entered into a recession, having gone through two quarters of negative growth. Also, the National Bureau of statistics (NBS) posted that the inflation rate for the second quarter had... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Fed likely to leave rates on ice despite hot economyTwo of the nation's most high-profile women take the spotlight in different loc
Fed likely to leave rates on ice despite hot economy
Bankrate.com / Posted yesterday
Two of the nation's most high-profile women take the spotlight in different locations this week. Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen will lead the group's 2-day meeting in Washington. At question is whether the Fed should raise interest rates... Read more
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MLive.com
DNC 2016: Schedule, speakers, how to watch, what to expect from Hillary Clinton in PhiladelphiaThere also are advocates highlighting some of the key issues former U.S. Secret
DNC 2016: Schedule, speakers, how to watch, what to expect from Hillary Clinton in Philadelphia
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
There also are advocates highlighting some of the key issues former U.S. Secretary Clinton's campaigned on during her run for president, including immigration, a higher minimum wage, and gun safety. The list of speakers released by the Democratic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Premier Chupu Mathabatha Launches Women's Month, 29 JulThe Limpopo Provincial Government led by Premier Chupu Stanley Mathabatha will
Premier Chupu Mathabatha Launches Women's Month, 29 Jul
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Limpopo Provincial Government led by Premier Chupu Stanley Mathabatha will launch the Women's Month Programme at Bela-Bela on the 29 July 2016. This year marks the 60th anniversary of the 1956 women's march to Union Building on the 9th August.... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wagesprospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth g
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wages
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
prospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and tackling her son's diagnosis of Crohn's disease. It's been 17 years since Chastain's game-winning penalty shootout kick against China at the Women's... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wagesprospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth g
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wages
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
prospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and tackling her son's diagnosis of Crohn's disease. It's been 17 years since Chastain's game-winning penalty shootout kick against China at the Women's... Read more
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Salon.com
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wagesprospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth g
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wages
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
prospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and tackling her son’s diagnosis of Crohn’s disease. It’s been 17 years since Chastain’s game-winning penalty shootout kick against China at the Women’s... Read more
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Island Packet
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wagesprospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth g
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wages
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
prospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and tackling her son's diagnosis of Crohn's disease. It's been 17 years since Chastain's game-winning penalty shootout kick against China at the Women's... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wagesprospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth g
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wages
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
prospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and tackling her son's diagnosis of Crohn's disease. It's been 17 years since Chastain's game-winning penalty shootout kick against China at the Women's... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wagesprospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth g
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wages
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
prospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and tackling her son's diagnosis of Crohn's disease. It's been 17 years since Chastain's game-winning penalty shootout kick against China at the Women's... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wagesprospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth g
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wages
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 2 days ago
prospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and tackling her son's diagnosis of Crohn's disease. It's been 17 years since Chastain's game-winning penalty shootout kick against China at the Women's... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wagesprospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth g
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wages
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
prospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and tackling her son's diagnosis of Crohn's disease. It's been 17 years since Chastain's game-winning penalty shootout kick against China at the Women's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Trade Forum to Address Challenges Faced By Women in BusinessMeledah Twahira in her shop in Kigali. Women in business are seeking more invol
Kenya Trade Forum to Address Challenges Faced By Women in Business
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Meledah Twahira in her shop in Kigali. Women in business are seeking more involvement in EAC trade. Rwanda will host the first regional women trade forum to discuss mechanisms of addressing the challenges women face while doing business in the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wagesprospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth g
Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wages
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
prospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and tackling her son's diagnosis of Crohn's disease. It's been 17 years since Chastain's game-winning penalty shootout kick against China at the Women's... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dems turn out for Clinton as she tries to bury DNC's Bernie scandalDemocrats turn out for Clinton as she tries to bury DNC's Bernie scandal with e
Dems turn out for Clinton as she tries to bury DNC's Bernie scandal
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Democrats turn out for Clinton as she tries to bury DNC's Bernie scandal with endorsements from every one of the party's big names Democratic convention kicks off Monday with major speeches from Senator Bernie Sanders and First Lady Michelle... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Amazing results for a study into a new way of giving birth. If there was a drug that reduced the rate of caesarean sections by 44% reduce
Amazing results for a study into a new way of giving birth.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
If there was a drug that reduced the rate of caesarean sections by 44% reduced the need for epidurals in childbirth by 65% and reduced the need to resuscitate babies following delivery by... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Researching Complementary Therapies for childbirth.Therapies for childbirth. There has probably never been a safer time as a woma
Researching Complementary Therapies for childbirth.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Therapies for childbirth. There has probably never been a safer time as a woman to give birth to a baby, yet the process of birth is possibly less well understood by individual women who are about to give birth. While we women sometimes tell the... Read more
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The Hill
DNC event calendarOutside the convention floor, various events, panels, parties and fundraisers a
DNC event calendar
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
Outside the convention floor, various events, panels, parties and fundraisers are all part of the revelry in Philadelphia. Here is a snapshot of the action that will be taking place while Democrats officially choose their presidential nominee. Keep... Read more
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