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Booty is Big Business as Women Chase Bigger Butts

By Joseph Pisani | Nov 17
Gym classes that promise a plump posterior are in high demand. A surgery that pumps fat into the buttocks is gaining popularity. And padded panties that give the appearance of a rounder rump are selling out. The U.S. booty business is getting a big bump.

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4th Child for Nurses Challenging Gay Marriage Ban

Nov 26
Two Detroit-area nurses who are challenging Michigan's ban on gay marriage are raising a fourth adopted child.

Paula Poundstone Plays Ogonquit

By Winnie McCroy | Nov 26
On Saturday, November 29 comedian Paula Poundstone will play at Jonathan's Restaurant in Ogunquit, ME.

Ginsburg Gets Heart Stent to Clear Artery Clog

By Sam Hananel | Nov 26
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had a heart stent implanted Wednesday to clear a blocked coronary artery, court officials said.

FDA Strengthens Warning on Device Linked to Cancer

By Linda A. Johnson | Nov 25
U.S. regulators on Monday strengthened their warning against use of a once-popular device for gynecologic surgery that can spread unsuspected cancer, saying its risk is only justified in a fraction of patients.

NCLR and UN Opposes Gay Conversion Therapy

By Winnie McCroy | Nov 25
Earlier this month, the United Nations Committee Against Torture and the National Center for Lesbian Rights opposed gay conversion therapy being used on LGBT youth in the United States.

New Book Reflects on Feminist Barbara Smith

By Winnie McCroy | Nov 24
Barbara Smith's new book, "Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Around," edited by Alethia Jones and Virginia Eubanks, brings to life the controversies, players, and strategies that expanded the definitions of freedom and liberation over four decades.

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