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  1. Article: The Reach Act Could Save Millions of Women and Children
    AdvocacyHealth

    The Reach Act Could Save Millions of Women and Children

    By Sasha Jenkins|Oct. 18, 2017

    Four Members of Congress have introduced the Reach Act in the House. Read more

  2. Article: Climate Change Affected Ancient Egypt, Too — And Led to Its Demise
    Environment

    Climate Change Affected Ancient Egypt, Too — And Led to Its Demise

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 18, 2017

    Building the pyramids was an extraordinary feat. But so is mitigating climate change. Read more

  3. Article: Sexual Extortion Is Legal in the US, But the #MeToo Campaign Could Change That
    Girls & Women

    Sexual Extortion Is Legal in the US, But the #MeToo Campaign Could Change That

    Oct. 18, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Could high profile sexual abuse cases make sextortion illegal? Read more

  4. Article: Water in Hundreds of US Towns Contains Cancer-Linked Chemical, Report Finds
    Water & Sanitation

    Water in Hundreds of US Towns Contains Cancer-Linked Chemical, Report Finds

    By David Brand|Oct. 18, 2017

    Nitrate from fertilizers seeps into rural wells and increases the risk of “blue-baby syndrome." Read more

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