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‘Not one woman got that kind of coverage’: Beto backlash begins

Former Texas congressman Beto O’Rourke speaks to local residents during a meet and greet at the Beancounter Coffeehouse & Drinkery, March 14, in Burlington, Iowa. | AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall 2020 elections Many Democrats [...]

Woman who accused lawmaker meets with Tennessee governor

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – A woman who has accused a Tennessee state lawmaker of sexual misconduct says she has met with Gov. Bill Lee to talk about the Republican. Christi Rice confirmed in a text message she had met with Lee on Thursday. [...]

American Woman, Divorced From Saudi Husband, Is Trapped in Saudi Arabia

Even after the divorce, her ex-husband remained the sponsor of Ms. Vierra’s residency, as well as the guardian of her and her daughter, Ms. Carroll said. In December, he refused to give them permission to travel, meaning that they missed [...]

Belle Fourche woman sentenced for federal programs fraud

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A Belle Fourche woman convicted of defrauding federal government programs has been sentenced to nearly a year in prison. Authorities say 49-year-old Cindy Geib stole more than $ 112,000 in money and benefits from [...]

Alabama Woman Who Joined ISIS Can’t Return Home, U.S. Says

Mr. Pompeo’s statement did not offer a rationale for why the State Department does not consider Ms. Muthana a citizen. But American officials seem to be hinging their argument against allowing her back in on an exception in the law. Ms. [...]

British Woman Who Joined ISIS in Syria Wants to Come Home

LONDON — A 19-year-old woman who left Britain in 2015 to join the Islamic State and who says she is nine months pregnant has told a reporter that she fled the last remaining village held by the terrorist group in Syria and wanted [...]

Fourth Woman in 48 Hours Accuses Nobel Laureate of Sexual Misconduct

Eleonora Antillón had kept her secret bottled up for more than 30 years. But when she read an article on social media on Tuesday saying a woman had accused Óscar Arias Sánchez, the former president of Costa Rica, of sexual assault, she [...]

Ultra-Orthodox Israeli Woman Defies Rabbis and Runs Left

But a woman sitting nearby jumps in: “If Labor wants to change its image,” she says, “it’s Michal.” At the very top, Israeli politics is consumed with the fate of Benjamin Netanyahu, the embattled prime minister, in April’s [...]

Democrats slow to ‘believe the woman’ in sex assault accusation against Justin Fairfax

Sen. Sherrod Brown said Tuesday that he doesn’t know if people should believe the woman who accused Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of rape. “I don’t know anything. I don’t know. It sounds like a question from the Washington Times,” [...]