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International Women's Day

International Women's Day honors the work of the Suffragettes, celebrates women's success, and reminds of inequities still to be redressed. The first International Women's Day event was run in 1911. 2011 is the Global Centenary Year.

Suffragettes campaigned for women's right to vote. The word 'Suffragette' is derived from the word "suffrage" meaning the right to vote.

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  • Judge blocks Trump threat to withhold 'sanctuary city' funds

    Judge blocks Trump threat to withhold 'sanctuary city' funds

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 10:07 PM EDT2017-04-26 02:07:50 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 10:07 PM EDT2017-04-26 02:07:50 GMT
    A federal judge on Tuesday blocked a Trump administration order to withhold funding from communities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities.. (Source: Raycom Media)A federal judge on Tuesday blocked a Trump administration order to withhold funding from communities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities.. (Source: Raycom Media)

    A federal judge in San Francisco has blocked a Trump administration order to withhold funding from communities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities.

    A federal judge in San Francisco has blocked a Trump administration order to withhold funding from communities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities.

  • Son's charge upgraded to murder following father's death

    Son's charge upgraded to murder following father's death

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 9:08 PM EDT2017-04-26 01:08:03 GMT
    (Source: KAUZ)(Source: KAUZ)

    A Wichita Falls man is now charged with Murder following his father's death. Kevin Early Haynes, Jr. was arrested for Aggravated Assault after his father, Kevin Earl Haynes, Sr. was rushed to the hospital on Easter Sunday. 

    A Wichita Falls man is now charged with Murder following his father's death. Kevin Early Haynes, Jr. was arrested for Aggravated Assault after his father, Kevin Earl Haynes, Sr. was rushed to the hospital on Easter Sunday. 

  • New Water Meter project expected to help save customers money

    New Water Meter project expected to help save customers money

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 8:31 PM EDT2017-04-26 00:31:24 GMT

    As of Tuesday, the project is at 80 percent completion. 

    As of Tuesday, the project is at 80 percent completion. 

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