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  March 19, 2016: Survey shows equal pay women's top concern in election; First all=female crew on Royal Brunei Airlines flies to Saudi Arabia; Chicago bans tampon sales tax; Microsoft regrets using dancers in erotic schoolgirl outfits at gaming conference; Nigerian lawmakers vote down women's equality bill; Jezebel examines wage disparities on presidential campaign staffs; Report estimates 100,000 women have attempted self-terminations after law shutters numerous abortion clinics; UN panel on women's economic empowerment launches; Irish politicians promise to revoke article in constitution

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  January 9, 2016  Study links pay gap to higher depression and anxiety rates in women; Japan apologizes and offers funds for former "comfort women"; Push for first female secretary general at United Nations; Cologne investigates mass assaults on New Year's Eve; Project highlights voices of Peruvian women forcibly sterilized; China passes domestic violence law; DiBlasio signs paid leave bill in NYC; Exempting tampons from sales tax; New Mexico teen birth rate declines