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Releases Human Rights Conference Schedule TORONTO, May 15, 2014 /CNW/ - In recognition of this week's rainbow flag-raising at City Hall acknowledging the International Day Against Homophobia
New research from Grand Valley State University shows that nations with greater women’s empowerment win more medals and send more athletes to the Summer Olympics. Allendale,
TAMPA, Fla., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Are you the type of person who has to plan everything? Do you like to be surprised? When it comes to finding out the sex of your unborn baby, moms-to-be
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Of all the starry-eyed just-married couples you know, which couples are likely to stay the happiest?
On anniversary of President Obama's endorsement of same-sex marriage, 71 percent of Jack'd survey respondents believe Obama is making progress toward gay rights BOSTON, May 8, 2014
Higher rates of binge drinking by lesbian and gay adolescents compared to their heterosexual peers may be due to chronic stress caused by difficult social situations.
A new study from the University of New Brunswick reveals that girls have made higher grades than boys throughout their school careers for nearly a century, despite stereotypes.
Young people who conform most strongly to norms of masculinity and femininity—the most "feminine" girls and the most "masculine" boys—are significantly more likely than their peers to engage in behaviors that pose cancer risks.
Unprecedented action taken to combat "false information" that has "harmed public health, distorted medical science, and violated the trust between medical journals and the consumer." Failure to retract
The housefly (Musca domestica) is the most common fly occurring in homes and indeed one of the most widely distributed animals and the most familiar of all flies; it is a pest that can facilitate serious diseases. Physical description The adults are 5-8 mm long. Their thorax is grayish, with four dark longitudinal lines on the back. The underside of the abdomen is yellowish. The whole body is covered with hair. They have reddish compound eyes. The females are slightly larger than the...
- A coin originally worth six pennies Scots, and later three; held equivalent to an English halfpenny.
- (in plural) Money; cash.
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