Women

Jasmine Sessoms, founder of She Can Win
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Cherri Gregg
February 17, 2020 - 4:30 am
Jasmine Sessoms has a talent for placing crowns. Read more here.
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Lynette Medley
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Cherri Gregg
February 10, 2020 - 5:00 am
Lynette Medley is changing the game by giving women dignity — and access to necessary feminine hygiene products. Read more about this KYW Newsradio Gamechanger here.
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Cynthia Erivo as Harriet Tubman in a scene from "Harriet"
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AP News
February 04, 2020 - 12:00 pm
According to new research, more of 2019's top movies featured minority or female lead characters than ever recorded before. Read more here.
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Tourists in Philadelphia
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Hadas Kuznits
February 03, 2020 - 4:15 am
Tourism in Philadelphia was strong last year, according to Visit Philadelphia’s annual report. Going forward, it will roll out several marketing campaigns aimed at attracting more visitors to the city. Read more here.
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A woman with her doctor.
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KYW Staff
January 30, 2020 - 11:06 am
Good news and bad news for women when it comes to heart disease. Read more here.
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Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders
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AP News
January 14, 2020 - 7:24 am
Elizabeth Warren said Monday that fellow Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders told her he didn’t think a woman could win the White House when they met privately in 2018. Read more here.
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Breast milk and pump
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AP News
November 27, 2019 - 2:50 pm
A Philadelphia police officer says in a lawsuit filed Wednesday that the department makes it difficult for new mothers to breastfeed at work. Read more here.
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2018 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show
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CNN
November 22, 2019 - 11:46 am
Victoria's Secret parent company L Brands confirmed on Thursday that it will not air its fashion show this year after falling ratings and backlash to the event in recent years. Read more here.
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A woman getting her blood pressure checked by a doctor.
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KYW Staff
November 19, 2019 - 5:29 pm
Roughly one-half of the 35 million people with high blood pressure are women. Read more here.
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Operation LIPSTICK
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Mark Abrams
November 19, 2019 - 3:01 pm
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro visited Dobbins Career and Technical Education High School Tuesday to kick off an anti-gun violence campaign. He joined the Mothers in Charge group for the launch of Operation LIPSTICK’s initiative, which aims to combat rising gun straw purchases.
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