U.S. Soldiers Told to Ignore Sexual Abuse of Boys by Afghan Allies
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U.S. Soldiers Told to Ignore Sexual Abuse of Boys by Afghan Allies

KABUL, Afghanistan (New York Times) — In his last phone call home, Lance Cpl. Gregory…

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UN Rights Chief Alleges French Soldier Sexually Abused Girl
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UN Rights Chief Alleges French Soldier Sexually Abused Girl

GENEVA (AP) — United Nations staff turned up a case of sexual abuse of a…

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UN: Some Sexual Abuse Charges Against Peacekeepers Ignored
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UN: Some Sexual Abuse Charges Against Peacekeepers Ignored

CARA ANNA, Associated Press UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The 12-year-old girl said she had been…

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Country’s Youngest Murderer Nears Prison Release
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Country’s Youngest Murderer Nears Prison Release

MELBOURNE, Fla. (USA Today) — Barring any last-minute setbacks, the country’s youngest murderer will walk out…

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Hastert Enters Not Guilty Plea During 1st Court Appearance
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Hastert Enters Not Guilty Plea During 1st Court Appearance

MICHAEL TARM, Associated Press SARA BURNETT, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — Former U.S. House Speaker…

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Hastert Allegations Cast New Light on His Speakership
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Hastert Allegations Cast New Light on His Speakership

  (Politico) – When former House Speaker Dennis Hastert appears in a Chicago courtroom on…

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UN: Sex Exploitation by Peacekeepers Strongly Underreported
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UN: Sex Exploitation by Peacekeepers Strongly Underreported

CARA ANNA, Associated Press UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Members of a U.N. peacekeeping mission engaged…

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AP Exclusive: UN Rights Staff Fear for Jobs Amid Abuse Case
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AP Exclusive: UN Rights Staff Fear for Jobs Amid Abuse Case

CARA ANNA, Associated Press UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N.’s mishandling of child sexual abuse…

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Beyond Survival: Life After Rape
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Beyond Survival: Life After Rape

By Jazelle Hunt Washington Correspondent LAST IN A SERIES WASHINGTON (NNPA) – “On May 15, 1995,…

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Black Girls Carry Extra Burdens to Stay in School
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Black Girls Carry Extra Burdens to Stay in School

By Lisa Gissendaner NNPA Guest Columnist   Whitney Richards Callathes – a young person navigating…

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