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Report: Women face heightened risk of Alzheimer's

Women face a 1 in 6 chance of developing Alzheimer's disease at 65, a much greater risk than men, according to an annual report by the Alzheimer's Association.

The chance of a man getting the disease, which causes dementia and eventually leads to...

Rosie the Riveter still inspires women at Lockheed

FORT WORTH, Texas -- Fleeing rural poverty in Kentucky, Rose Will Monroe piled her son and daughter into a bus in 1942, not long after her husband was killed in a car wreck.

Monroe was determined to find work at the Willow Run airplane plant in ...