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Crashing the boys' club: Women candidates find winning elections is only half the battle

For Tara Gaston, it was being repeatedly told “that’s not the way things have been done” on the Saratoga County, N.Y., board of supervisors, to which she had just been elected. For Haya Ayala, it was ... read more

Barbra Streisand on How She Battled Hollywood’s Boys’ Club

In her long-in-the-works memoir, Streisand devotes a chapter to “The Boys’ Club.” When will her book ... Oscar for “The Hurt Locker,” the only time in the Academy’s 90-year history that a woman has ac... read more

Shoestring Living: Be grateful every day

Maybe it’s the way a woman helped you find an out-of-stock item you needed at the store, maybe it was arriving somewhere on time despite the odds, maybe it’s the color of your child’s eyes. Once you p... read more

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The Battle of the Georgetown Mill

To black workers in this picturesque South Carolina town, the unionized steel mill anchors their community. To the town’s white civic leaders, it blocks Georgetown’s gentrification. For the past two y... read more

'Fortnite' tourney tests local skills in global phenomenon

It's hard to find ... new "battle royale" game style: pitting individual players against up to 100 opponents in a large but ever-shrinking arena, forcing them to scrounge the world for the best gear t... read more

Why hepatitis C is getting younger

The two women showed up at the Rural AIDS Action Network office in ... West First Street occupied by the Rural AIDS Action Network is on the front line for the battle against hepatitis C. Along with t... read more

Pennsylvania Attorney General Exposed 1000s of Pornographic, Racist Government Emails But Now Faces Her Own Scandal

This wasn’t the battle ... 2012 election, becoming the state’s first woman and first Democrat elected to the position. When she exposed the state email scandal, Kane claims that, what she refers to as ... read more

Fireworks Light Up Final Democratic Gubernatorial Debate ... if Only Briefly

With one candidate equating this year’s election to the Normandy battle and another proclaiming ... Trump while paying dues to the private club, of which he is a member. But noting he had spent “a yea... read more

Don't call Senate candidate Marsha Blackburn a feminist, even if she is one

“Anyone who thinks Marsha Blackburn can’t win a general election ... “boys club mentality” that still permeates the state’s politics. But Blackburn won’t go there. While she reiterates again that she ... read more

New England by-election: Sixteen candidates put hand up to run against Barnaby Joyce

But more than a few eyebrows were raised when 16 other candidates put their hand up for the battle of New England on December ... decided to concentrate on the Queensland election instead. In fact, fe... read more

The World is coming!

Maccabi Tel Aviv legend and current Israel Goodwill Ambassador Tal Brody’s accented statement after winning Israel’s first European Basketball Championship “We are on the Map! And we are staying on th... read more

Weekend Calendar (Oct. 7-9)

Tamburitza, 8 p.m. to midnight Oct. 8, New Brighton Croatian Club, 820 Third Ave. Music by Zaplet ... 581-7673 or online at Celtic Woman: A Christmas Celebration with th... read more

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