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Montana judge defends 60-day sentence in child incest case

<b>(CNN) —</b> A judge who imposed a 60-day jail sentence plus probation on a Montana man who repeatedly raped his 12-year-old daughter has become the latest jurist to face the wrath of the public for his actions on the bench.<p>More than 30,000 people have signed a Change.org petition calling for the …

Attorney General Kamala D. Harris Announces Criminal Charges Against Senior Corporate Officers of Backpage.com for Profiting from Prostitution and Arrest of Carl Ferrer, CEO

October 6, 2016Contact: (415) 703-5837, agpressoffice@doj.ca.gov<b>SACRAMENTO</b> -- Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today announced the arrest of Carl …

Stories of child sex abuse in South Africa

Inspired by her own experience of sexual abuse, one photojournalist began documenting the victims and the perpetrators.<p><i>"There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you."</i><br>Maya Angelou<p>When I was about five years old, I was sexually abused by a stranger. I don't think at that age I …

Smoothie of the Day: A Green Apple Drink Inspired by Blake Lively

| Mon., May. 30, 2016 5:00 AM<p>Not sure if you've noticed, but <b>Blake Lively</b> has been seriously stunning on the red carpet as of late.<p>It's no secret that …

Recipe: Gin and tonic cupcakes

Tangy and sweet, these gin and tonic cupcakes are adorable.<p>Cupcakes are all the rage - from savoury bacon flavoured treats to the traditional …

Twitter crashes to new lows

Twitter shares fell to a new all-time low on Wednesday.<p>The stock has dropped on every trading day in 2016, and fell more than 5% to as low as $18.47 per share in morning trade — a level it has never reached before.<p>The only news on the company Wednesday is that analysts at Mizuho initiated coverage …

33 business books every professional should read before turning 30

To help you figure out how to navigate the professional world and set yourself on the right trajectory, we've rounded up some of our favorite business books.<p>They include career guides, business memoirs, and academic research on how to maximize your time and network.<p>Here are the business books we …

Schools failing to protect students from sexual abuse by school personnel, federal report says

The failure of U.S. schools to protect students from sexual abuse by school personnel is a story of district cover-ups, lack of training, incomplete …

10 Powerful Ways to Teach your Child the Skills to Prevent Sexual Abuse

<b>By Natasha Daniels</b><p>We teach our young children all sorts of ways to keep themselves safe. We teach them to watch the hot stove, we teach them to look …

Sprout Social introduces Instagram integration to its platform

Sprout Social has revealed today it has integrated Instagram to its social media managing platform.<p>This means users can keep on top of their social efforts for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+ and now Instagram in one place.<p>To get started, users just need to connect their Instagram account or …

Social Media

Reddit has been caught in China's Great Firewall

Reddit has found itself blocked by China’s Great Firewall, joining Google, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram in being blocked inside the country.<p>Testing the URL using to <i>Blocked In China</i> shows that <i></i>the site is unavailable within the country’s provinces and <i>Chinese Firewall Test</i> reports that DNS …

Internet

Street Art ‘Surgeon’ Cuts Open Cartoon Characters To Reveal Their Anatomy

Have you ever wondered what the skeleton of a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle or a mermaid might look like? Nychos has – this Vienna-based artist seems …

Cartoons

6 Ways To Get Women Into Leadership Positions And Keep Them There

Deloitte uses the buddy system to provide helpful career coaching. What is your business doing to keep women leaders engaged?<p>Women make up about half of the workforce in the U.S. Yet despite the clear value of having a diverse workforce, like improved operational and financial performance, …

Pain Really Is All In Your Head And Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

Brides Are Turning Their Wedding Gowns Into Burial Gowns For Babies Who've Died In The NICU

The Angel Gown Program supports families who have lost a baby.

Weddings

Lean In and its Limited View of Feminism

1 Shares<p>I wrote to Black Girl Nerds creator Jamie Broadnax that I saw the drama with The Billfold article right before going to bed, leaving me with …

Women of Color

“Lean the f*** away from me”: Jessica Williams, “impostor syndrome” and the many ways we serially doubt women

<b>Jessica Williams (Comedy Central)</b><p>Williams had to defend herself against an offensive accusation that she was holding herself back. She’s not alone<p>Katie McDonough<p>February 18, 2015 10:15pm (UTC)<p>After a week of intense speculation about who would be taking over “The Daily Show,” Jessica Williams …

8 Edible Holiday Gifts: Sweet, Savory, and Everything In Between

Everyone knows the host who throws the best holiday party and who declares, one week before, to NOT BRING ANYTHING. They say it with such severe finality and borderline hostility that you're actually afraid they'll hit you if you show up with a bottle of wine or pretty little potted plant (because …

Homemade

Dark Chocolate Chunk Popovers with Spiked Whipped Cream

Dark Chocolate Chunk Popovers with Spiked Whipped Cream.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 6, 2013 59<p>I’m saving you today with Friday food.<p>Friday food is the …

Have a Holiday Style Question? Ask InStyle's Senior Market Editor Dana Avidan-Cohn in Her First Twitterview!

The holiday season may be the most wonderful time of the year, but it’s also the busiest! From getting all of the presents on your list to the …

Helmut Lang Among Artists Tapped for Rug Design

The acclaimed New York-based Austrian is among a dozen prominent art world figures whose designs are to be realized by Henzel Studio.<p>Helmut Lang, who …

Helmut Lang

Wick And Co. Is Looking For Interns (NYC)

Founded by Ashley Wick in 2010, WICK AND Co. is a multi-disciplinary communications consultancy that provides compelling public relations, marketing …

Coachella Fashion 2013: 30 Cute Summer Outfit Ideas

Hot on the heels of Coachella, arguably the most fashionable of all music festivals, come 30 chic outfit ideas to file away for the sizzling days of summer.

Winter coats: fashion for all ages - in pictures

Each week, the Weekend fashion team pick a range of outfits that represent a current trend and style them for different age groups. This week that look is winter coats, which are huge on the high street at the moment, and show how this potentially tricky look can work whatever your age

Fashion wish list: what we like this week - in pictures

The Weekend fashion team picks their five favourite high-street finds each week. So whatever you're looking for – be that a new coat, some swanky shoes or an on-trend top – check out their wish list. This week, their choice includes a skirt, coat and snood

Bibby Sowray

Fashion News & Features Editor