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Nation Jul 03Reports of unwanted sexual contact up at Coast Guard Academy
Almost half of female cadets at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy said they were sexually harassed, and about one in eight women reported experiencing unwanted sexual contact, according to a Pentagon survey released Wednesday.
Nation Jul 01Rhode Island diocese releases list of dozens of priests accused of sexually abusing children
Based on files dating back to 1950, the list of 50 names posted on the diocese website includes 19 priests and deacons who are still alive. Nearly all have been removed from ministry.
Nation Feb 27Transgender care cost military less than 1 percent of its health budget since 2016
The military has spent about $8 million on transgender care since 2016 out of its $50 billion overall health care budget.
Politics Dec 29Military women, female veterans are shifting away from GOP
Long seen as a bastion of support for Republicans, the face of the U.S. military and its veterans is changing — and perhaps too is their political bent.
Nation Jul 11U.S. Navy will now allow women to wear ponytails, other longer hairstyles
It reverses a policy that long forbade women from letting their hair down.