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Many Women Unaware Of Heart Disease’s Threat

Only one in five women are aware that heart disease is their greatest health threat.

02/14/2014

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No. 8 Maryland Women Beat No. 10 UNC 79-70

As tough as Alyssa Thomas has been to stop through the years, the rest of the ACC might not be too sad to see her leave. She gave No. 8 Maryland a strong start to its farewell tour through the ACC on Sunday, finishing with 21 points and 14 rebounds in a 79-70 win over No. 10 North Carolina in the league opener.

01/05/2014

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Senate Backs Changes To Fight Sexual Assault In The Military

A dramatic rise in the number of reported sexual assaults in the military has lawmakers taking action. Some Senators are backing sweeping changes to how those cases are prosecuted.

11/20/2013

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Maryland Women’s Hoops Coach Frese Signs Extension

Maryland women’s basketball coach Brenda Frese has signed a four-year extension to her contract, which now runs through 2021.

11/15/2013

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No. 8 Maryland Falls To No. 1 Connecticut 72-55

Breanna Stewart scored 26 points, and top-ranked Connecticut pulled away to a 72-55 victory on Friday night.

11/15/2013

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No. 8 Maryland Beats USF Women 78-70

Courtney Williams scored 21 points and Alisia Jenkins had 13 points and 11 rebounds in the Bulls’ 78-70 loss to Maryland in the season opener for both teams on Friday night.

11/09/2013

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Md. Woman Wins Women’s Wheelchair Race At New York City Marathon

Security was tighter than ever at the New York City Marathon in light of the Boston Marathon attacks, but that did not stop some 50,000 runners from pounding the pavement.

11/03/2013

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Md. Air Marshal Accused Of Taking Up-Skirt Photos

A federal air marshal based in Maryland has been arrested and accused of taking cell phone photographs underneath women’s skirts as they boarded a plane at Nashville International Airport.

10/17/2013

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4 Charged With Stealing Patients’ Personal Info

Four women have been indicted on charges of stealing more than $750,000 in merchandise using personal information obtained from patients in medical offices where two women worked.

10/17/2013

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National Geographic Features Women Photographers

The National Geographic Museum in Washington has a new exhibit featuring the photography of 11 award-winning female photojournalists.

10/16/2013

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Could A Walk A Day Keep The Cancer Away For Older Women?

A large study from the American Cancer Society finds walking an hour a day could significantly reduce an older woman’s chances of getting breast cancer.

10/05/2013

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A Woman’s Touch: Maryland Ranked Best Place For Women To Thrive

The best place in America to be a woman is Maryland. One group says our state has the biggest opportunities for high-level jobs, money and health care.

09/26/2013

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