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US Air Force Removes Pilot Height Restrictions

(CNN) - Did you know there were height restrictions to become a pilot in the Air Force? No shorter than 5'4 or taller than 6'5. Until now. The Air Force is scrapping those height requirements. And removing that minimum…

Biden: VP Committee Looking At More Than A Dozen Women

(CNN) - Former vice president Joe Biden says his campaign is considering more than a dozen women for his running mate. He spoke with the reverend Al Sharpton on the MSNBC show PoliticsNation on Saturday. The presumptive Democratic nominee…

USSF Claims Equal Pay Offer, Players Disagree

(CNN) - The battle over U.S. soccer payment is literally a case of he said, she said. Carlos Cordeiro, the president of U.S. soccer, says an equal pay agreement was made to the U.S. women's' national team. However, spokeswoman…

Lady Bulldogs Upset No. 20 Arkansas, 64-55

A 19-2 run in the second half lifted the University of Georgia Lady Bulldog basketball team to a 64-55 win against No. 20 Arkansas on Thursday at Bud Walton Arena.  Georgia, now 12-7 overall, 3-3 in the SEC, held the…

Georgia Lady Bulldogs Close 2019 with 67-50 Win Against ECU

The Georgia Lady Bulldog basketball team defeated the East Carolina University Pirates, 67-50, in its final non-conference matchup Sunday afternoon in Stegeman Coliseum. Freshman Javyn Nicholson recorded her second-straight double-double, as she tallied 10 points and led Georgia in rebounds,…

Unique Thompson Earns Spot on Katrina McClain Award Watch List

Auburn junior forward Unique Thompson added another preseason accolade to her list as she was named to the Katrina McClain Award watch list, it was announced Thursday. The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association…

Study: Women With Paying Jobs Have Slower Memory Loss

(CNN) - A new study says having a job might help women fight off memory loss later in life. Researchers looked at more 6,000 women born between 1935 and 1956. They found the rates of memory decline in mothers…

Effort To Get More Yale Women Wikipedia Pages

(CNN) - Yale wants more women to contribute to Wikipedia. According to Yale, only 17% of the biographies on the user-generated information site are of women. And an estimated 90% of editors on Wikipedia are male. So the school…

Study: Men Gain 2Xs As Much As Women Freshman Year

(CNN) - When it comes to gaining that freshman, 15 men get there faster! According to a new study out of Canada; male college students eat more fried chicken and donuts and drink more beer than women. An obvious…