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Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood found itself under investigation for using federal funds to subsidize abortion services. The nonprofit saw a surge in donations after another nonprofit, Susan G. Komen, pulled funding. (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Year in Review 2012: Female Fights

It's an odd notion, really, that a group making up a tad more than half

the American population needs its worth to be considered separately. However,

female accomplishments—and political imbroglios—certainly triggered feverish

online searches on Yahoo!.