Child Welfare

Prince Charles refused to give formal statement to sex abuse inquiry

Prince Charles refused to provide a formal witness statement to the child sex abuse inquiry, lawyers told a hearing on Monday.<p>The inquiry is currently hearing evidence relating to abuse carried out by Peter Ball, the former bishop of Lewes and of Gloucester, who knew the prince and exchanged …

Prince Charles

Ga. lawmaker urged to resign after using racial slurs, dropping pants in TV show

<b>Georgia House Speaker David Ralston</b> demanded that state Rep. Jason Spencer resign after he yelled racial slurs and exposed himself in an episode of …

Rights & Freedoms

What I Heard at This Weekend's Men's Rights Conference in London

From "feminist witch hunts" to a bunch of speakers arguing that men have it worse than women.<p>This weekend, the global men's rights movement came to London for the 2018 International Conference on Men's Issues (ICMI) – an annual summit bringing together MRAs and their sympathisers from the US, …

Feminism

Cruel Person Tried to Wring This Kitten Like a Towel Before Dumping Her on the Side of the Road

An injured two-pound kitten left all alone on a busy road needed all the luck in the world for help to arrive in time. Fortunately, and maybe even …

Cute

Inquiry investigating leak of Charles´s statement about...

Inquiry investigating leak of Charles´s statement about disgraced bishop<p>The leaking to the media of a statement from the Prince of Wales about …

Corruption

Girls Were Burnt, Cut and Drugged Daily Before Rape in Bihar Shelter; Survivors Trying to Commit Suicide

Medical investigation has confirmed 24 girls, all minors and one as young as seven, were raped and physically tortured. One of the girls was also …

India News

Rep. Jason Spencer Screams N-Word, Brandishes Bare Butt On 'Who Is America'

Sacha Baron Cohen's show featured Georgia state representative Jason Spencer yelling all sorts of horrifying racial epithets.<p>Rep. Jason Spencer (R-Woodbine), a state representative from Georgia, was featured on Sacha Baron Cohen’s “Who Is America?” Sunday night shouting the N-word, flashing his …

Entertainment

Canterbury sportsman Harley James jailed on child pornography charges

A former Canterbury cricketer has dropped his appeal for permanent name suppression after he was jailed for possession of child pornography.

Child Abuse

One, four, 54, 280? How many babies do the Missionaries of Charity stand accused of selling?

Jharkhand police’s case against the charity has sparked a political controversy in the state, with Christian groups alleging a media trial.<p>Budhini …

India

Police investigating death on St. Paul’s East Side

St. Paul police are investigating a death Monday morning on the city’s East Side.The “circumstances are unclear,” which is why police are …

Foster Care

Shocking: Look What This Medical Student Said About Pedophilia

Some issues are so awful, so outside the boundaries of human decency, that the only appropriate response is outrage. A society that intellectualizes …

Child Abuse

Healthy Baby Festivals begin on Tuesday

Young and expectant families are invited to free Healthy Baby Festivals in the coming weeks in five cities across the region by the Catholic …

Hyde Park

Silent lambs: Child sexual abuse and the Jehovah’s Witnesses

<b>Best known for their door-to-door evangelising, Jehovah’s Witnesses are on a quest to save the ‘wicked’ from damnation. For victims of sexual abuse</b> …

Jehovah's Witnesses

Bobcat Goldthwait Asks to Be Removed From Disney Parks Attraction After James Gunn Firing

The fallout continues after Disney's firing of James Gunn from the <i>Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 3</i> director chair, as yet another celebrity has taken …

Social Media

Maia Mitchell found ‘Hot Summer Nights’ after big move

It was never Maia Mitchell's intention to move from Australia to Los Angeles. For something she never planned on doing, the move has paid off for the …

Los Angeles

‘Mohini' has an important message on child abuse: Actor and UNICEF advocate Trisha

KollywoodAddressing the press on Sunday, the actor spoke about her character in the film, what went into its making and her thoughts on doing a …

Child Abuse

Dr. Phil takes on child sex abuse allegations by playing participant, advocate, and judge

• Home<br>• Daily News<br>• Dr. Phil takes on child sex abuse allegations…<p>Law in Popular Culture<p>Recently, my oh-so astute wife came to me with another legal …

Law

Government to end intervention into Rotherham council following child sex abuse scandal

The government will end its intervention into Rotherham council three years after ”significant failings” were exposed which contributed to child …

Crime

The Backpack Challenge Kicks Off To Support Youth In Foster Care

<b>The Backpack Challenge Kicks Off To Support Youth In Foster CareBackpack Challenge Kicks Off in Philadelphia to support Youth in Foster Care</b><p><b>The</b> …

Homelessness

Police dig for remains after murder claims at Indian children's home

POLICE in eastern India were Monday (23) digging up the grounds of a state-run children’s home after allegations that more than 40 girls were …

Crime

Democrats Willing To Make Orphans Casualties In War On Religion

A House committee passed a bill earlier this month that would allow faith-based adoption and foster-care agencies to continue operating in accord …

Conservative View

'How a teenage girl in foster care changed my life'

A Queensland university student says a teenage girl in foster care helped her to find the "compassion and kindness" she didn’t know she had.Bria …

Siblings

This Mom is Warning Parents After a Stranger Claiming to Be From Child Protective Services Appeared at Her Home

On July 18, New York mom Ashley Bradley was home with her 9-month-old son, whom she had just put down for a nap, when she saw a stranger at the door. …

Child Protection

Ex-Rhode Island man gets 100-plus years for sexual abuse

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A former Rhode Island man convicted of sexually molesting two young female relatives has been sentenced to more than a …

Rhode Island

Today In Books Jul 21, 2018

This edition of Today in Books is sponsored by <i>Hangman</i> by Jack Heath, new from Hanover Square Press.<p><b>Helpful “Wet Book Rescue” Video</b><p>If, like me, you …

Books

What you need to know for Monday, July 24

Catching you up on overnight happenings, and what to know today.<p>• Showers are likely today, and thunderstorms are possible, becoming more scattered …

Tampa Bay

VIDEO: Zachary Levi Transforms Into SHAZAM! in the Official Trailer for the Upcoming DC Film

David F. Sandberg (?Annabelle: Creation?) directs New Line Cinema's ?Shazam!,? the origin story that stars Zachary Levi (TV's ?Chuck?) as the titular …

Zachary Levi

Morning Report: Schools Flagged for Lead Promised New Plumbing for a Third Time

As San Diego Unified School District officials rally support behind a new $3.5 billion bond proposal, safe drinking water has become a key part of …

San Diego

Aldermen Question Heartland Alliance About Migrant Child Abuse Claims

<b>CHICAGO (CBS) —</b> Representatives of a shelter housing migrant children separated from their parents at the border were facing tough questions from …

City Halls

Tennant Creek making progress: minister

Indigenous Affairs Minister Nigel Scullion believes there's been a remarkable change in a remote Northern Territory town months after the rape of a …

Northern Territory