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Breaking Down the Stanford Rape Case: Everything You Need to Know

Over the past week, the Stanford rape case has opened up conversation about sexual assault and its prosecution and punishment around the world. Here …

Latinas Fight to Clear Their Names After Wrongfully Serving a Decade in Prison

In the late 1990s, a case shook the San Antonio community like no other before it had: Four queer Latinas were accused of raping two little girls. The women, who all maintained their innocence, were convicted and sentenced to prison.<p>That was in 1997. More than a decade later, it’s ever-more …

Mom Makes Hilarious Mistake After Finding "Drugs" In Her Daughter's Bedroom

All is not as it seems.<p>In this week's series of Moms Freaking Out Over What Turns Out to Be Nothing, we've got a series of text messages from an Overprotective Mom who texted her Daughter after discovering "drugs" in her nightstand drawer.<p>Luckily, the whole matter resolved itself when Daughter told …

Teen's rape and murder recorded on cell phone

Shocking details surfaced in the death of 15-year-old Karen Perez. The South Houston High School freshman's body was discovered late Monday night, …

Crime

Disabled man born after incest rape wins right to claim compensation

<b>A man born with severe disabilities after his mother was raped by her father has won the right to claim compensation.</b><p>In a landmark ruling, the Upper Tribunal said the 28-year-old was eligible for an award under the Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme.<p>The man, only identified as Y, has epilepsy, …

Compensation

Teen's Boyfriend Faces 170 Years in Prison Over Sexting

Sexual conversations and video over text messages between a Pennsylvania college student and her boyfriend have landed him behind bars facing up to …

Crime

Homicide team investigating suspicious death in Coquitlam

Homicide detectives are investigating a death in Coquitlam on Tuesday.<p>The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team said shortly before 5:30 p.m., …

Yahoo releases content of three FBI data requests to public

Today, Yahoo made minor history by becoming the first company to publicly confirm that it has been issued National Security Letters (NSLs) from the FBI. It sounds like a simple story, but it's actually a huge win for transparency: until recently, gag orders kept companies like Yahoo from …

Investigator of notorious ‘Swirl Face’ pedophile gives a behind-the-scenes look at Canadian’s crimes

BAGO, Myanmar — It’s been nearly a decade, but Akbar Khan hasn’t forgotten the day Thai police sent him to interrogate Christopher Paul Neil.<p>He …

Horror writer accused of imitating novel by murdering girlfriend and 'draining her blood'

A Hollywood horror writer could face the death penalty after allegedly torturing and murdering his girlfriend and then draining her blood in grisly scenes reminiscent of one of his own plots.<p>Blake Leibel, 35, scion of a wealthy Canadian family, is accused of killing Iana Kasian less than three …

9 Hacks Any Netflix Addict Needs to Know

These will change the way you watch Netflix.<p><b>1. Watch with your friends.</b> If you're in a long-distance relationship, a long way from your crew, or just too lazy to leave your house, download Netflix Party, a Chrome extension that allows you to chat with your friends as you all watch the same show.<p><b>2.</b> …

Should a Husband Be Jailed for Killing His Wife’s Attempted Rapist?

People in the street cheered a Bronx Lyft driver for killing a man who attacked and tried to rape his wife, but the driver was arrested and charged …

Crime

He got high and killed his wife. A lawsuit claims edible marijuana is to blame

Kristine Kirk's last moments were a harrowing collision of terror and confusion.<p>Her husband, Richard, had burst through the door ranting about the end of the world. He began climbing in and out of the first-floor window, lying on the bedroom floor and asking for someone to kill him. Then he …

Canadian Heir Charged with Torture and Murder of Girlfriend in West Hollywood: 'All of Her Blood Was Drained from Her Body'

A screenwriter and comic book creator from a prominent Canadian family was charged on Tuesday in the murder of his girlfriend, whose body was found …

Backyard Built: 10 Outdoor Furniture DIYs

(Image credit: Angie Diersman for eHow)<p>Many of us have spent the last six months daydreaming about warm weather, so let's spend these last few cool, …

Home Depot

The dark side of Hollywood: The secret is out — now the alleged abuse of children must be confronted and investigated

If we continue to discuss Hollywood pedophilia in abstractions, generations more will experience “cyclical” abuse<p>In an interview with the Sunday Times last weekend, "Lord of the Rings" star Elijah Wood became the latest celebrity to cryptically mention the "darkness in the underbelly" of …

Sociology

The Day I Dread Each Month

“Mama, it’s hard to wait for a new baby,” my 3-year-old announces from the backseat one afternoon on our way to the grocery store. With such …

Parenting
DIY

Jessica Valenti: my life as a ‘sex object’

In her teens, strangers flashed her on the subway, teachers asked for hugs and boys joked about her breasts. Should she laugh off a lifetime of objectification – or get angry?<p>The two worst times for dicks on the New York subway: when the train car is empty or when it’s crowded. As a teenager, if I …

Manhattan

A Mindful Parenting Book- The Present Mother Excerpt & Worksheets

Have you heard about mindful parenting? It is a movement centered around being more calm, present and peaceful with your children and yourself so …

Parenting

Inside the Etan Patz Murder Case Re-Trial: Who Is Pedro Hernandez, the Man Accused of Killing the 6-year-old 37 Years Ago?

On Tuesday morning, during a hearing scheduled for 10 a.m. in New York, the start date for Pedro Hernandez’s impending retrial for the alleged 1979 …

This Is How Many People Are Murdered For That Gram Of Cocaine

Cocaine is a drug that, over the years, has been the subject of consistent glamorisation, from films like <i>Blow</i> to Netflix's <i>Narcos,</i> which compellingly …

Pablo Escobar

Serial killer Joanna Dennehy loses claim her human rights are being violated

Serial killer Joanna Dennehy has lost her High Court claim that she is entitled to damages for human rights violations after being placed in solitary …

Police investigate video of sex between girl and boys

Florida sheriff's detectives are investigating a cellphone video purportedly showing a 15-year-old girl having sex with multiple boys in a public high school bathroom after school.<p>Authorities originally decided not to pursue any criminal charges, but when the video surfaced and was sent to news …

Crime

This Is What Spending One Hour in the Garden Does to Your Body

There are big benefits to digging around in the dirt (really).<p>With the sunshine becoming a more regular feature in our lives, what better way to feel inspired than to engage in some active garden pursuits?<p>We are already aware of the mental health benefits we can enjoy from gardening, and we even …

Venezuela's Murder Epidemic Rages on Amid State of Emergency

At the Bello Monte morgue in Caracas, the smell of death reeks out from the buildings to the surrounding streets and to the dozens of people waiting …

Venezuela

A town on California's border with Mexico has a terrible reputation

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department issued a scathing review Wednesday of a small town's police practices in a big drug and immigrant smuggling corridor on California's border with Mexico, finding a lack of basic controls and oversight of criminal investigations, unstable leadership and …

Corruption

Three-year-old boy shot dead by teen stepfather because he was jumping on the bed, Texas police say

A Texas teenager fatally shot his own stepson because the toddler wouldn’t stop jumping on the bed, authorities said.<p>George Coty Wayman, 18, was …

New York Teacher Who Drowned Her Two Young Children Sentenced to Eight Years After Saying She Had Postpartum Psychosis

A former New York City teacher was sentenced Tuesdsay to eight years in prison after being convicted last month of manslaughter for poisoning and …

'holy hell' documents 22 years of ecstasy and insanity inside a spiritual cult

Filmmaker Will Allen spent over two decades as a member of a spiritual group called The Buddhafield, founded by a charismatic dancer and bodybuilder in 1980s Los Angeles. His documentary about the experience, ‘Holy Hell’ (executive produced by Jared...<p>When the documentary <i>Holy Hell</i> first screened at …

Charisma