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UConn beats Tennessee in first meeting of rivalry since 2007

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SI – For more and to sign up click here Associated Press David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The latest chapter in the UConn-Tennessee rivalry was different for Geno Auriemma. Pat Summitt was no longer on the sideline for the Lady Vols. “It wasn’t the same. I......
CBS US News

Women do more grunt work at home, no matter their pay or education

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here It’s widely known that women do most of the grunt work when it comes to taking care of the house and looking after family. Perhaps more surprising, a new analysis shows: This burden falls on women no matter how......
Reuters - Business

Goldman Sachs to companies: Hire at least one woman director if you want to go public

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – From June 30, Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) will only help take a company public if it has at least one diverse board member, as such companies perform better after listing, Chief Executive David Solomon said on CNBC on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: The ticker symbol and......
Sports Illustrated - MMA

UConn vs Tennessee rivalry: Inside the series’ ironic beginning

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SI – For more and to sign up click here Jeff Goldberg Last Thursday, Jan. 16, marked the 25th anniversary of the first-ever meeting between the University of Connecticut women’s basketball team and the University of Tennessee, a game that would alter the trajectory of both programs and the sport......
Reuters - Business

KFC apologizes for ‘sexist’ Australian ad

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KFC on Tuesday apologized for an advertisement in Australia that shows two boys ogling a woman’s breasts, after calls from a local campaign group to boycott the fast-food giant over the ad it called “sexist”. Source – For more click here...
Reuters - Business

KFC apologizes for ‘sexist’ Australian ad: report

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FILE PHOTO: KFC logo is seen in a restaurant located in a communist-era building in Warsaw, Poland October 2, 2017. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel (Reuters) – KFC apologized for an advertisement in Australia that shows two young boys staring at a woman’s breasts, after calls from a local campaign group to boycott......
ESPN

UConn-Tennessee — Inside the year the rivalry hit its boiling point

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10:00 AM ET Mechelle VoepelespnW.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women’s college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. In her first game at Tennessee, in January 2000, UConn’s Sue Bird looked around at the......
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Should Baylor or South Carolina be the No. 1 overall seed in Bracketology?

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4:12 AM ET Charlie CremeESPN.com Close Charlie Creme projects the women’s NCAA tournament bracket for ESPN.com. In a season in which the No. 1 ranking has been a revolving door, the latest debate is between defending national champion Baylor and South Carolina. Last week, the Gamecocks took over the top......
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Is South Carolina ready to be No. 1?

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New week, new No. 1. South Carolina took over the top spot in the Associated Press Top 25 rankings on Monday, the fourth team to hold down No. 1 since the season started. The Gamecocks routed Missouri by 33 points Thursday but will get their first real test as the......
Sports Illustrated - NCAA Football

Sabrina Ionescu sets Oregon scoring record in win vs Stanford

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http://www.si.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cfl_progressive%2Ch_1200%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1200/MTY5Nzk4OTAyNzIyMDc3ODk2/sabrina-ionescu-ducks.jpg Associated Press Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Sabrina Ionescu had a career-high 37 points to become Oregon’s all-time leading scorer, and the sixth-ranked Ducks handed No. 3 Stanford its first conference loss with an 87-55 victory Thursday night. Ionescu went into the game needing 24 points......
New York Post

Pope names first female manager in Vatican Secretariat of State

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New York Post – For more and to sign up click here VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has tapped an Italian lawyer to be the first woman to hold a management position in the Vatican’s most important office, the Secretariat of State. Francis on Wednesday named Francesca Di Giovanni, a......
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Why Oregon’s Sabrina Ionescu is so good — and where she still must grow

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10:45 AM ET Mechelle VoepelespnW.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women’s college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. How do the best break down Sabrina Ionescu’s game, and how does she see herself? The......
New York Post

Supreme Court denies to hear appeal from ‘Free the Nipple’ activists

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New York Post – For more and to sign up click here The US Supreme Court on Monday denied to hear an appeal of three New Hampshire women challenging a law that led to their arrest for being nude in public, a report said. The “Free the Nipple” activists are......
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How two upsets took away top seeds for the Pac-12

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11:59 AM ET Charlie CremeESPN.com Close Charlie Creme projects the women’s NCAA tournament bracket for ESPN.com. Arizona State did something that no unranked team has ever done: Beat two top-five teams in consecutive games. With clutch play and a defense that never stops grinding, Arizona State knocked off second-ranked Oregon......
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Baylor upsets UConn, snaps Huskies’ 98-game home winning streak

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9:05 PM ET Mechelle VoepelespnW.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women’s college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. HARTFORD, Conn. — For the second year in a row, Baylor ended a UConn women’s basketball......
Sports Illustrated - MMA

UConn 98-game home win steak snapped: Baylor defeats Huskies

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http://www.si.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cfl_progressive%2Ch_1200%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1200/MTY5NjM0Mzk2NjE2MjcxNjg1/baylor-uconn-98-game-home-streak.jpg Associated Press Jessica Hill/AP/Shutterstock HARTFORD, Conn. — Teá Cooper scored 27 points and No. 6 Baylor used a dominant fourth quarter to beat top-ranked UConn 74-58 on Thursday night, ending the Huskies’ 98-game home winning streak. UConn fell one victory short of tying its own NCAA record of 99......

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