Women have played a role in major combats throughout history.
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta is expected to lift the U.S. military ban on women in combat. Look back at the history of women in the military and the important roles they have played in conflicts worldwide.
The following five celebrity urban legends will likely live on long into the future, despite the fact that none of them is remotely true.
Kacey Musgraves, who turns 26 on Thursday, is just one of the many hot country divas who have added some sizzle to country music. Take a look at Musgraves and some of her fellow female country stars.