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Keeping girls in school: Tackling child marriage, teenage pregnancy and period poverty in Malawi

Keeping girls in school: Tackling child marriage, teenage pregnancy and period poverty in Malawi.....»»

Category: topSource: pressatMar 15th, 2019

It’s Time to Close the Loopholes on Child Marriage in the U.S.

Every year, 12 million girls are married as children around the world, a practice that also occurs in the U.S. Today, child marriage is a global epidemic. Every year, 12 million girls are married as children, and approximately 650 m.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 20th, 2019

A high school is giving girls "modesty ponchos" to wear over their prom dresses — and some students are not happy

Fox 2 News Administrators at Divine Child High School in Dearborn, Michigan, will be handing out "modesty ponchos" to female students dressed "in.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 1st, 2018

Euronext extends period for Oslo Bors offer, terms unchanged

Pan-European stock market operator Euronext on Monday extended its offer for Oslo Bors, while keeping the terms unchanged, as its battle with Nasdaq for the control of Norway's stock market operator escalates......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 11th, 2019

Black Mothers Face a Higher Risk of Pregnancy-Related Deaths Than White Women

Their concerns are often overlooked, leading to dangerously inattentive care. Women of color are more likely to die from child.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 28th, 2019

MarketWatch First Take: How Warren’s child-care plan could spark pay raises for all school teachers

Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s child care program is, on the surface, a plan to substantially boost.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 21st, 2019

Nestle and other brands pull YouTube ads over child exploitation fears

Nestle and other major companies have pulled their ads from YouTube after a video blogger raised concerns that pedophiles were using the platform to trade information and draw attention to clips of young girls......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 21st, 2019

Kentucky Teen Sues The Washington Post for Coverage of Native American Encounter

The lawsuit seeks $250 million, claiming the newspaper "bullied an innocent child." Nicholas Sandmann, the Kentucky high school student who last m.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 20th, 2019

Dallas Public Library offers free prom clothes, LGBTQ event

The Dallas Public Library is offering more than just books with free new or gently used prom gowns and other elegant clothing available for high school girls including LGBTQ students......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 13th, 2019

Power Couples: Ramirez 38-year marriage blends secrets and love (Video)

The couple has perfected the art of keeping secrets from the rest of the world together......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 8th, 2019

Cryptos: Bitcoin prices little changed, but downside test of $3,000 is in play, says analyst

Bitcoin prices were mostly unchanged on Monday, extending the subdued period for major digital currencies and keeping $3,000 in sight......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 4th, 2019

Should you try to save your child from a bad marriage?

What to do if your kid is about to marry the ‘wrong’ person......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 3rd, 2019

12-year-old girls were allegedly strip searched for drugs at their middle school because they appeared "hyper and giddy" during lunch

Google Maps Four 12-year-old girls were allegedly strip searched at East Middle School in Binghamton, New York on January 15. It came after the girls were accused of being in possession of.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 25th, 2019

10 Countries with the Lowest Teenage Pregnancies in the World

What are the countries with the lowest teenage pregnancy rates in the world? Or, in other words – where in the world teenagers are the m.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyJan 21st, 2019

Student loan debt is keeping young people from buying homes, Fed study finds

Home ownership among those in the 24-to-32 group plunged from 45 percent to 36 percent for the period in the Fed survey......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcJan 16th, 2019

In her words: R. Kelly: Why So Many Ignored the Warning Signs

The R&B star has enjoyed fame despite decades of claims that he’s abused teenage girls. Why?.....»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJan 11th, 2019

In her words: R. Kelly: Why So Many Dismissed the Warning Signs

The R&B star has enjoyed fame despite decades of claims that he’s abused teenage girls. Why?.....»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJan 11th, 2019

Leading on Opportunity: Addressing the impact of segregation

Where parents can afford to live determines the quality of their child’s school, perpetuating a cycle of concentrated poverty and depressed housing prices. That troubled combination deters investment and even top educators. It’s an institutionalize.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2019

Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos divorcing after 25 years of marriage

Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos have announced on Twitter that they are divorcing after 25 years of marriage. “We want to make people aware of a development in our lives. As our family and close friends know, after a long period of loving exploration and t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2019

Germany: New Law Banning Child Marriage Declared Unconstitutional

Authored by Soeren Ker.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 24th, 2018

As nonprofits embrace technology, cybersecurity becomes more important

When social workers walk into a home and see a teen sleeping on the floor instead of a bed, or when a teacher notices a child coming to school in shoes that are falling apart, these professionals... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 18th, 2018