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Gabby Giffords Marks Third Shooting Anniversary by Skydiving (VIDEO)
    Gabby Giffords marked the third shooting anniversary with one of her favorite hobbies.

Red Square Renegades: The Passion of Pussy Riot
    Check out Masha Gessen's new book, The Passion of Pussy Riot.

Cheers to Janet Yellen, the Most Powerful Woman in the World
    Cheers to Janet Yellen, who was confirmed as federal reserve chairwoman on Monday.

2013 Was a Rough Year for Abortion Rights
    More abortion rights have been enacted in the past three years than in the previous decade.

Obama Administration Responds to Catholic Group's Birth Control Case
    Following a temporary injunction, the Obama administration questions a Catholic group's birth control mandate.

20 Women to Watch in Politics in 2014 (20 Women to Watch in Politics in 2014)
    Wendy Davis isn't the only female politician who could make history this year.

K-Pop's Sexiest Stars (VIDEOS) Pages: 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
    Check out the hottest and sexiest women at the top of the K-pop industry, leading the global phenomenon that is growing stronger by the day. Read our music and celebrity news on to find out more.

Into Africa Pages: 2 3 4 5
    Check out how these women are aiding Africa.

Columbia University Students Demand Better Handling of Rape Cases
    Check out how Columbia University is handling rape cases.

America’s Most Infamous Sweethearts Return: Bonnie & Clyde
    Find out about the television adaption of the famed crime sprees and adventures of the infamous criminal couple, Bonnie and Clyde, coming soon to A&E.

FACT: There's A Woman Knitting From Her Vagina (VIDEO)
    Your grandmother's favorite craft has been turned into feminist performance art, courtesy of Australian artist Casey Jenkins.

Michelle Obama Handles Potential White House Catastrophe Like A BOSS (VIDEO, PHOTOS)
    Michelle Obama solidifies her spot as best First Lady ever.

Live Updates from the 2014 Golden Globe Awards!
    Don't miss our live coverage of the 2014 Golden Globe Awards. Catch all the news, photos, and videos here on

Photos of JFK, Jackie O, and Their Adorable Fam That Will Melt Your Heart
    An ode to a wonderful president and an incredibly dapper dude.

Sexual Confessions from a Former CIA Officer Pages: 2
    Check out this story about Emily Baldwin and her relationships in the CIA.

Filter: She's Out on Patrol

One Woman, One Brilliant Idea: Melissa Menke
    Check out Melissa Menke is doing to raise funds for Nairobi, Kenya.

Hire Power: Ai-jen Poo is Fighting to Give Millions of Women a Fair Deal
    Check out what Ai-jen Poo is doing to help women's rights.

There's a Whole New Way of Killing Cancer Pages: 2
    Check out Esquire's story about killing cancer.

A New King of Sex Drive
    Check out the steps Switzerland is taking to keep prostitutes safe.

Skating for Justice Pages: 2 3 4 5
    Check out MC's piece on Bridie Farrell and abuse in skating.

NFL Fans Make the Most Festive Fanatics (PHOTOS) Pages: 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
    Check out the best looks of football fanatics that scream team spirit. From costumes to face paint, these fan will stop at nothing to represent their true colors.

    Check out our interview with Alice Marick, the author of Status Update.

A New Kind of Threesome
    A recent Harris Interactive study conducted on behalf of mobile ID company Jumio found that 20 percent of 18-to-34-year-olds use their cell phones during sex. Marie Claire polled its readers to find out why.

Kate Bolduan: Background Check
    Kate Bolduan, the 30-year-old cohost of CNN's New Day, shares her predawn routine, best career advice, and the carb she just can't quit

Texas Judge Blocks Part of Controversial Abortion Law
    Federal judge in Texas blocked part of the state's restrictive new abortion law.

Beyond Borders
    A little-known piece of immigration legislation is leaving the futures of thousands of women hanging in the balance.

Occupy Sandy Wedding Registry to the Rescue
    On Amazon Wedding registries, it's not uncommon for couples to get creative. But how about a registry for Hurricane Sandy relief?

Made in New York Pages: 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
    With more women-run startups than anywhere else in America (that includes you, Silicon Valley), the Big Apple is now home base for legions of young female entrepreneurs, like these moguls in the making. Want to run this town? Join the club

Big Shame on Campus Pages: 2
    Rape is all over university campuses; see what is being done about it.

Vanderbilt Fraternity Suspended for Rape Joke
    Vanderbilt University's chapter of Alpha Tau Omega has been suspended after a brother sent an email making light of rape.

Kirsten Gillibrand's New Rules for Our New Economy
    Women have made extraordinary economic strides since President Kennedy signed into law the Equal Pay Act 50 years ago — but we're not nearly there yet.

4 Fun Fashion Books We're Reading Now
    Check out the four fashion books we're reading now, including the Man Repeller, Simon Doonan's Asylum, Alexa Chung's 'It' and 'Break into Beauty.'

Even The Pope Wants to Change the Conversation on Women's Rights
    Even the pope wants to chance the conversation on women's rights.

Our Woman in Kabul
    Check out this article about diplomat Anne Smedinghoff in Kabul

Rethink the Pink Drink
    Check out what is behind the dangers of energy drinks.

First Miss America of Indian Descent Crowned; Angry Tweets Ensue
    "I swear I'm not racist but this is America."

Newly Rebuilt Jersey Shore Towns Ravaged by Fire

Men Convicted of Rape and Murder in Brutal New Delhi Rape Case
    Check out what is happening in New Delhi with the rape and murder case.

From Paris with Love: Part IV Pages: 2 3 4 5 6 7
    Check out these photos from Paris.

Are We Allowed to Gloat?
    Check out Lea Goldman's piece "Are We Allowed to Gloat" about working women and "opting out".

Lara Logan: Background Check
    Check out our interview with Lara Logan of 60 Minutes.

Home Girls
    Check out what Sandra Tsing Loh has to say about housewife blogs.

Pretty Is As Pretty Does
    After writer Jennifer Tress’ husband cheated on her (and blamed it on her looks!), she started a new life—now she’s changing other women’s lives, too.

No Sex and the City Pages: 2 3 4
    They're young, single, and totally available, but Japan's 20-and 30-somethings are choosing celibacy over hookups and dating. Why is this generation so turned off?

Jennifer Weiner Vs. the World Pages: 2
    Her 10 books have sold more than 4 million copies and have consistently landed her at the top of best-seller lists. So why is Jennifer Weiner still trying so hard to get noticed?

My Escape from North Korea Pages: 2 3
    After growing up under one of the harshest, most isolated regimes on earth, Eunjin Jung, along with her family, risked death to become one of only 146 North Korean defectors living in the United States

Womb Wars
    What you need to know about the next big abortion fight: the debate over "personhood."

I Survived: A Marie Claire Exclusive Pages: 2 3 4 5
    As the gun control debate rages on, Marie Claire gathered seven women who lived through Newtown, Aurora, and other mass shootings. In this exclusive, they reveal the truth about life after unthinkable trauma.

Italian for Beginners Pages: 2
    What happens when you leave big-city life to open a hotel in a picture-postcard village in Tuscany? If you're Ondine Cohane, you open another one

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