President Donald Trump pushed for tougher immigration laws in a meeting with family members of MS-13 victims, calling the gang members ‘animals’ again. Media outlets hostile to Trump either ignored the event or called it racist. Flanked by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, several lawmakers and Homeland Security officials, Trump heard testimonies from parents of […]
It is illegal for victims of rape or incest to have an abortion in Ireland — here’s why that needs to change
Charles McQuillan/Getty Images A vote taking place this Friday will determine whether Ireland will repeal the 8th amendment and legalize abortion. The 8th amendment is the part of the Irish constitution that permits an abortion only in cases where the woman’s life is at risk. An estimated 5,000 Irish women a year have an abortion, […]
MICHIGAN State University has reached a $ US500 million ($ 667 million) settlement with the hundreds of women and girls who say they were sexually abused by sports doctor Larry Nassar. The New York Post reports the settlement was announced by the university — where the ex-USA Gymnastics doctor was on staff as a physician […]
Michigan State University has reached a settlement for $ 500 million with 332 victims of sexual abuse by former sports medicine doctor Larry Nassar. He also served as a doctor for the U.S. women’s national gymnastics team.
Unlike the portrayal often seen in TV crime dramas, the process of officially confirming the identity of someone who has been killed often requires painstaking scientific investigation to prevent mistakes.
Parents of two children killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre are suing Infowars frontman Alex Jones for defamation. Jones has consistently claimed the shooting was a hoax and the parents of the victims are actors. The 2012 shooting, perpetrated by 20-year-old Adam Lanza, resulted in the deaths of 20 elementary school children and […]
The Ontario government is making a controversial change in the fight against opioid overdoses by asking bystanders to give mouth-to-mouth resuscitation to victims, CBC News has learned.
NOTE: This story will be updated as we learn victims’ names and more about them. Fifteen people are dead and 14 injured after the bus taking the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team to a playoff game collided with a transport truck on a highway north of Tisdale, Sask., early Friday evening. The team was on its […]
A REVOLUTIONARY mobile stroke unit that could save thousands of patients from death or disability is to be tested by NHS doctors.
Women get sexually harassed the world over, but in Egypt, the statistics are particularly unnerving: 99.3 percent of Egyptian women report experiencing some form of sexual harassment, from verbal abuse to physical assault, according to a 2013 U.N. study.For Shadw Helal, a 22-year-old medical student at Cairo University, the problem turned personal last year when […]