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Screenwriter and actress Lena Dunham speaks to a crowd at a Hillary Clinton for President event on Jan. 8, 2016 in Manchester, N.H. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty)

Clinton calls on Dunham, Wambach, for star-powered boost in N.H.

01/08/16 06:46PM

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. - Hillary Clinton's campaign brought star power to New Hampshire on Friday as actress and author Lena Dunham and soccer champion Abby Wambach hit multiple venues across the state to urge those gathered - mostly young women - to turn out to vote for Clinton in the first-in-the-nation primary.It was a non-typical political... read more

Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina talks to reporters in the spin room following the CNN presidential debate on Dec. 15, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nev. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty)

Carly Fiorina tries a more gendered pitch

12/15/15 11:52PM

Soon after 9/11, I got a phone call from the NSA. They needed help. I gave them help. I stopped a truckload of equipment. I had it turned around. It was escorted by the NSA into headquarters. We need the private sector's help, because government is not innovating. Technology is running ahead by leaps and bound. The private sector will help,... read more

A Saudi woman casts her ballot at a polling center during municipal elections in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Dec. 12, 2015. (Photo by Aya Batrawy/AP)

Saudi Arabian women vote for first time in local elections

12/12/15 10:46AM

RIYADH — Saudi Arabian women voted for the first time on Saturday in local council elections and also stood as candidates, a step hailed by some activists in the Islamic patriarchy as a historic change, but by others as merely symbolic."As a first step it is a great achievement. Now we feel we are part of society, that we contribute,"... read more

German Chancellor Angela Merkel stands during the playing of Germany's national anthem during a welcome ceremony at the Planalto Presidential Palace, in Brasilia, Brazil, Aug. 20, 2015. (Photo by Eraldo Peres/AP)

TIME's Person of the Year 2015 is German Chancellor Angela Merkel

12/09/15 08:23AM

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been named TIME's Person of the Year.TIME Managing Editor Nancy Gibbs revealed that the woman who courted controversy in 2015 by opening her nation's border to hundreds of thousands of refugees and managed Europe's debt crisis as the choice in a TODAY show exclusive Wednesday morning.The... read more

Mia Love (R-Utah) is interviewed at the CQ Roll Call office in Washington, DC. (Photo By Douglas Graham/Roll Call/Getty)

Mia Love endorses Marco Rubio

11/19/15 01:26PM

Citing his inspirational message and his foreign policy strengths, Utah Rep. Mia Love is endorsing Marco Rubio for president."When he came to Utah, I saw him inspire people," said Love, who said she appreciated Rubio didn't treat Utah as a "flyover state.""He has a positive agenda moving forward," she added.... read more

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