Liz Truss has found her feet

Who can blame the prime minister for grumbling? Her party has only had 12 years to set Britain rightThe rapturous standing ovation at the end of Liz Truss’s conference speech looked straight out...

Two Girls Shot Dead in Similar Circumstances; Two Very Different Sentences

In both instances, teenage girls were killed by teenage boys in Miami and the same court ruled that both of the killings were manslaughter.

At U.N., emotional appeals for world leaders to protect Afghan girls' education

By Daphne Psaledakis and Humeyra Pamuk UNITED NATIONS - After pleading with world leaders at the United Nations to protect the education and rights of women in Afghanistan a year after the...

Ted Cruz accuses Biden of turning a blind eye to 'modern-day human slavery'

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, blasted Biden for causing a "humanitarian disaster" at the southern border, telling "Varney & Co." Tuesday the president knows of the horrors but does not care. TED CRUZ:...

UN: Exclusion of Afghan girls from high schools 'shameful'

ISLAMABAD (AP) — The United Nations on Sunday called for Afghanistan's Taliban rulers to reopen schools to girls in grades 7-12, calling the anniversary of their exclusion from high school...

The hidden roots of Women Talking

Women Talking takes aim at the patriarchy — but differs in some key aspects from its source material. | Courtesy of TIFF The unthinkable sexual assaults are based in recent history, but...

UN says Taliban has harassed its Afghan female employees

ISLAMABAD (AP) — The United Nations mission in Afghanistan has accused Taliban authorities of harassing its Afghan female employees, urging local officials to respect all its staff in a statement...

Taliban acknowledge struggle for recognition of Afghan govt

ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Taliban-appointed foreign minister acknowledged Wednesday that the former insurgents' year-old government in Afghanistan remains isolated. But he claimed it is able to conduct...

California's State Senate passes an online safety bill for under 18s, requiring services to increase protection for...

Social media and game platforms often use recommendation algorithms, find-a-friend tools, smartphone notices and other enticements to keep people glued online. But the same techniques may pose...

Executors of Jeffrey Epstein’s Estate Accused of Hiding $13 Million

Executors of Jeffrey Epstein’s estate are accused of moving $13 million. Executors accused of transferring money from Epstein's estate to their own bank accounts. They are also accused of stealing...

Taliban Splits Emerge Over Religion, Power and Girls' Schools

Taliban government ministers thought the matter of girls’ education was settled. Then the Taliban’s religious council, dominated by ultraconservative clerics, scuttled the plan. Hours before...

Ghislaine Maxwell sentenced to 20 years for 'horrific' sex trafficking

Ghislaine Maxwell was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Tuesday for helping the sex offender and globetrotting financier Jeffrey Epstein sexually abuse teenage girls, in what a judge called a...

Sex trafficker Ghislaine Maxwell sentenced to 20 years in prison

Maxwell, 60, was convicted in December of five federal charges for recruiting and grooming teenage girls to be sexually abused by Jeffrey Epstein.

Ghislaine Maxwell trial: Prosecutors say she should be sentenced to 30-55 years for sex crimes

Prosecutors in Ghislaine's Maxwell's sex crimes trial said the socialite should be sentenced to between 30 and 55 years in prison for helping Jeffrey Epstein sexually abuse teenage girls.

Ghislaine Maxwell denied new trial in sex trafficking conviction

Maxwell was convicted in December for playing a pivotal part in recruiting and grooming teenage girls to be sexually abused by  Jeffrey Epstein.

Judge upholds Ghislaine Maxwell's sex trafficking conviction

Maxwell, a British socialite, was convicted in December of helping the millionaire Jeffrey Epstein sexually abuse several teenage girls.

6 teenage girls killed in crash with semi-truck in Oklahoma: "Our hearts are broken"

Images from the scene showed a virtually destroyed black vehicle with what appeared to be a pink steering wheel among the rubble.

Turning Red celebrates how pop fandom shapes our lives for the better

Pixar’s new film is a refreshingly respectful exploration of how much teenage girls invest in their pop idols – and what they get in return

Five missing teenage girls found, 30 sex offenders arrested in monthslong New Orleans operation

Five missing and endangered teenage girls were recovered and 30 sex offenders were arrested in a sweeping, month-long law enforcement operation in the New Orleans area.

Five teen teenage girls recovered and 30 sex offenders arrested in New Orleans Marshals operation

A U.S. Marshals-led task force recovered five missing teenage girls and resulted in the arrests of 30 sex offenders in the New Orleans, Louisiana, area.

5 missing teenage girls found, 30 sex offenders arrested in monthslong US Marshals operation

In the monthslong "Operation Boo Dat," U.S. Marshals said they recovered 5 teenage girls around the New Orleans area and arrested over 30 individuals.

Explainer: What happens after Ghislaine Maxwell's guilty verdict?

British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell on Wednesday was convicted of recruiting and grooming teenage girls for sexual encounters with the late financier Jeffrey Epstein between 1994 and 2004.

Ghislaine Maxwell convicted of recruiting teenage girls for Epstein sex abuse

Ghislaine Maxwell was found guilty by a U.S. jury on Wednesday of helping the late financier Jeffrey Epstein sexually abuse teenage girls, sealing a remarkable fall from grace for the British...

Prosecutor Calls Ghislaine Maxwell a ‘Predator’: Live Updates

As closing arguments started, a prosecutor said Ms. Maxwell manipulated vulnerable teenage girls for sexual abuse and called the defense’s attempts to discredit witnesses a ‘sideshow.’

Ghislaine Maxwell trial

Ghislaine Maxwell trial – live: Annie Farmer says at 16 socialite massaged her breasts and Epstein groped her Follow live updates here The trial of Ghislaine Maxwell has resumed a day...

Head of Instagram grilled by Senate panel over impact on young users

Senators grilled Instagram CEO Adam Mosseri on the potential harms of social media. Mosseri said the issues are not unique to Instagram but are an "industry-wide challenge" He said the age of...

Instagram plans to bring back chronological feed next year, top exec says

Instagram head Adam Mosseri testified for the first time before a Senate subcommittee on Wednesday. Mosseri said Instagram is planning to bring back a version of its news feed that would give...

Instagram, ahead of U.S. Senate hearing, tightens teen protection measures

Instagram says it will be stricter about the types of content it recommends to teens. It will nudge them toward different areas if they dwell on one topic for a long time. In a blog post, the...

Ghislaine Maxwell: Jeffrey Epstein's chief enabler or 'scapegoat for a man who behaved badly'?

Ghislaine Maxwell and Jeffrey Epstein were “partners in crime” in the sexual abuse of teenage girls, a prosecutor said Monday in opening statements.

Ghislaine Maxwell sex-trafficking trial finally to begin in earnest

British socialite faces six counts alleging that she helped recruit and groom teenage girls for Jeffrey Epstein to sexually abuse

One-Stop Business News backed by Mark Cuban. Free to Use →