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Mom Raped in Own Bed Fights for Justice
In August, the Independence Police Department closed Taylor Hirth's case. Now a man has been charged with raping her and endangering her...
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What It's Like to Smuggle Yourself Out of Syria
Since 2011, more than 5 million Syrians have fled civil war to live as refugees abroad. Here, one woman's miraculous story.
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Meet the Winners of Our Image Makers Awards
AKA the stars (behind the stars) of the red carpet.
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How Will TV Change Under a Trump Presidency?
Writers vow to combat the fear and racism that helped elect our future POTUS.
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That Time I Tried to Become a Bonafide Psychic
Spoiler alert: turns out I was a witch in my past life.
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Hollywood Scandals: Why Men Crush Them and Women Are Crushed by Them
What separates the Lohans from the Gibsons? Gender.
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I Knew My Sister Wouldn't Get Out of Her Marriage Alive
When your husband's a cop and an abuser, where do you turn to for help?
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Inside the Androgynous Sexual Wasteland of Silicon Valley
What tech-land is really like for women (who can't wear dresses) and men (who aren't driven by sex).
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My Biological Mom Kept Me a Secret for 28 Years. When She Died, I Finally Met My Siblings.
One shocking day in 2014, Lindsay's life changed forever.
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The Unstoppables: Meet the Winners of Our First-Ever Young Women's Honors
Eight people you need to know.
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An Oral History of 'My So-Called Life'
A look back at the ultimate 90s teen series.
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Meet the Women Who Love Death
Millennials are paranoid about their own demise. Enter "death positivity," a new female-driven trend aimed at turning that fear on its...
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I Took Down a Fraudulent Breast Cancer Charity
October is the month of pink ribbons (and pink everything), generating awareness—and money—for a worthy cause. Except when it's a scam.
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The Lady Detectives of Delhi
A growing group of unlikely spies emerges in India.
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Inside the Growing Movement of Women Who Wish They'd Never Had Kids
It's unthinkable, and it's definitely unspeakable, but women all over the world are coming forward to say it: I regret having my children.
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Why She's Suing Fox News
Andrea Tantaros brought a $49 million suit against Fox News, Roger Ailes, and some of his lieutenants, alleging that the company was run...
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Meet the Shonda Rhimes of Ghana
Director Nicole Amarteifio is building a TV empire in Accra with the goal of redefining how the world sees African women.
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Why Straight Women Are Marrying Each Other
In the Mara region of northern Tanzania, Abigail Haworth discovers an empowering tribal tradition undergoing a modern revival.
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The Next World and the Next
Award-winning sci-fi writer Alice Sola Kim imagines a beautiful and dark future world.
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On the Front Lines of the Abortion Wars
Dr. Colleen McNicholas zig-zags across the Midwest—considered an "abortion desert"—to provide women with care that's harder and harder to...
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