Gov. Abbott Announces $18M In Grants To Combat Human Trafficking In TexasGovernor Abbott announced Tuesday $18 million in grant funding will go toward efforts to help victims of human trafficking.
Girl Scouts Sue Boy Scouts Over Program's Name ChangeThe Girl Scouts have filed a trademark infringement lawsuit against the Boy Scouts for dropping the word "boy" from its flagship program in an effort to attract girls.
Violent Pimp Sentenced To Life Behind Bars For Sex Trafficking ChildrenWhen one victim dozed off in a motel room, Nash dragged her out of bed and slammed her head into a toilet, cracking the seat with her skull.
CEO Says She's Devoted To Keeping The 'Girl' In Girl ScoutsThe head of the Girl Scouts says that while the organization is disappointed that the Boy Scouts have decided to accept girls it is focused on helping "parents understand the benefits of Girl Scouts."
Beyond Cookies: Thousands Of Girls Are Becoming Cub ScoutsMore than 170 Cub Scout packs nationwide are participating in an early adopter program as the Boy Scouts of America begins welcoming girls into the organization.
3 Men Convicted For Sex Trafficking Multiple Underage GirlsFollowing a four-day trial before, a federal jury last week convicted three men for their roles in a conspiracy to sex traffic underage girls.
NASA Pioneer, Iconic Artist, First Female Aviator Break New Ground As BarbiesMattel has launched a new series called “Inspiring Women,” which will honor 17 female historical and modern-day role models from around the world.
Girls Work Together, Solve Problems Better Than Boys, Study ClaimsResearchers found that girls performed better in every country and economy that took the test; scoring 29 points higher than boys on average.
Erasing The Gender Pay Gap; One Ask At A TimeEconomists say on average, for every dollar that men earn, women earn roughly $.79 -- and the gap is even wider for women of color.
ExxonMobil Inspires Girls To Pursue Future In EngineeringFifty-two female middle school students gathered at the Irving Convention Center to brainstorm, do hands on work and gain exposure to careers in engineering Tuesday.
Boy Scouts Face Renewed Push To Let Girls Join The RanksThe Boy Scouts of America have opened their ranks to gay and transgender boys. Yet a different membership dispute persists: a campaign to let girls join so they have a chance to earn the status of Eagle Scout.
Boy Scouts To Allow Transgender Children To JoinBoy Scouts of America will allow transgender children who identify as boys to enroll in scouting programs.