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Nigerian schoolgirls 'to be released', ceasefire reached with Boko Haram
The roughly 200 schoolgirls kidnapped by the Boko Haram militant group months ago will be released as part of a larger ceasefire, the Nigerian government announced on Friday.

18.10.2014 03:09

Colorado police worried pot candy will ruin Halloween treats
The American tradition of Halloween trick-or-treating is rife with urban myths about children being handed poisoned chocolates or razor blade-laced apples. This year, Denver police are worried about a new form of candy corruption: marijuana.

17.10.2014 21:29

​Child abuse image database launched in UK
The Home Office has launched a national database of child abuse images to help police identify both the child victims of sexual abuse and the perpetrators.

17.10.2014 14:33

‘Shot in the heart’: Israeli army kills 13yo Palestinian boy
A Palestinian boy was shot in the chest point-blank and later died amid a confrontation between Israeli forces and stone-throwing youths in a village of the occupied West Bank, according to local media and medical sources.

16.10.2014 21:48

Third-grader's anti-violence speech interrupted by deadly gunfire
Third-grader Nyeeam Hudson was offering a passionate anti-violence poem at a community center in Newark, New Jersey on Saturday when gunfire rang out at a nearby housing complex, resulting in the shooting death of a young man.

16.10.2014 17:24

'Won’t even let us kill ourselves': Ordeal of enslaved Yazidi women
Hundreds of women and girls belonging to the Yazidi religious minority have been enslaved by Islamic State militants, who are selling them, forcing them to marry and convert to Islam, ruining not only their lives, but also the lives of their families.

16.10.2014 11:46

Norway authorities remove child from parents over lost tooth
​Norwegian authorities have snatched away a Russian couple’s young son after he shared the story of a missing baby tooth with his classmates. The parents are accused of child abuse.

16.10.2014 13:15

8yo Kosovo boy returns to mother after 5 months in Syria with jihadist father
An eight year old boy from Kosovo, who had been abducted by his jihadist father and had spent five months in Syria, was reunited with his mother, following an operation conducted by the Kosovo intelligence.

16.10.2014 07:21

Parents may be held liable for children’s Facebook posts – court
The parents of two children who posted defamatory comments about a fellow student in a fake Facebook account are heading to court, which will determine whether parents should be liable for their children’s internet activity.

16.10.2014 07:28

Apple, Facebook woo women to stay at work by paying for egg-freezing
In the male-dominated high-tech field, industry giants Facebook and Apple have created a new perk which they say will keep women on the job and allow them to excel. The companies have promised to cover the cost of egg-freezing for all employees.

15.10.2014 01:11

Televangelist pastor accused of forcing vasectomies and abortions on church members
Former members of Grace Cathedral in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio have accused church leader and televangelist Ernest Angley of demanding they have abortions or vasectomies, and that he would both engage in and turn a blind eye to sexual abuse in the church.

14.10.2014 16:59

The Snappening? Massive Snapchat content hack may include child porn
Up to 200,000 images and videos from the photo messaging app Snapchat were apparently nabbed by the same hackers behind the massive celebrity nude link. Many of the pictures posted online may depict compromising images of teenagers.

13.10.2014 14:05

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