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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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Memorial Run In Ellicott City Honors 2 Young Women Killed In Train Derailment

The tragic deaths of two teens are remembered a year later. The college students were killed in a train derailment in Howard County.

08/17/2013

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Citywide Manhunt Underway For Suspect Accused Of Shooting 3 Women Last Month

Police scour the city for a gang member they say shot three women in the midst of a violent outbreak. The city is bringing in federal power to get criminals behind bars and keep them there.

07/11/2013

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D.C. Police Search For Man In Stabbing Attacks

Police Chief Cathy Lanier says police are investigating whether the same man is responsible for three and maybe four late-night stabbing attacks on women.

06/19/2013

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You May Want To Clean Your Purse

Your mother always told you to wash your hands, but she probably never mentioned your handbag.

06/13/2013

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Defective Breast Cancer Gene Common In African American Women

Genetics can play a big role in getting cancer. A new study shows a breast cancer causing gene is surprisingly common in African American women with the disease.

06/09/2013

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