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Violence Against Women Emerges As Key Campaign Issue In Alaska

Alaska has a serious problem with violence against women, and it is an issue that anyone campaigning in Alaska will have to address.

October 22, 2014

NFL Boss Faces Lawmaker Questions, Call To Resign

New York (AFP) — NFL commissioner Roger Goodell faced U.S. lawmaker questions and a call to resign by a women’s advocacy leader Wednesday over his handling of the Ray Rice domestic violence incident. Video of NFL star running back Rice knocking out his then-fiancee and now-wife Janay last February in a casino elevator went public […]

September 10, 2014

Obama: ‘Hitting A Woman Is Not Something A Real Man Does’

By Anita Kumar, McClatchy Washington Bureau After news broke Monday that the Baltimore Ravens had terminated the contract of Ray Rice after a video surfaced of him hitting his then-finance, Press Secretary Josh Earnest spoke to President Barack Obama about the case. “The president is the father of two daughters. And like any American, he […]

September 9, 2014