abuse

Hundreds allege they were victims of sexual abuse in the Boy Scouts

The new allegations add to an already extraordinary tally of such claims against the organization

For years, more than 100 women were raped in their remote religious community — but no one believed them

‘Women Talking,’ a new novel, is fictional, but it’s based on actual crimes that took place only a decade ago

She took her children and fled a ‘Jewish Taliban’ sect. Members of the group relentlessly tracked them down.

Formed in Israel in the late 1980s, the Lev Tahor sits on the extreme edge of the Jewish tradition

Experts say there’s a difference between ‘toxic’ and ‘abusive’ friendships. Here’s how to tell.

For these two women, it took professional help to recognize the abuse

Barbra Streisand apologizes for comments about Michael Jackson accusers

‘The stories these two young men shared were painful to hear, and I feel nothing but sympathy for them’

Millions watched this family’s YouTube series. Off-screen, the mother was beating and starving her adoptive children, police say.

Machelle Hackney was arrested Friday at her home in Maricopa, Ariz., along with her biological sons

R. Kelly breaks down in continuation of Gayle King interview

Kelly screamed and cried during his first interview after his arrest for sex abuse

Oprah Winfrey hosted a powerful interview directly following the airing of ‘Leaving Neverland’

She interviewed the two men who detailed allegations of childhood sexual abuse by Michael Jackson, as well as the film’s director

Why did it take a Lifetime TV series and a hashtag to take down R. Kelly?

Decades of investigative reporting couldn’t touch him

Women are suffering extreme violence at the Venezuela-Colombia border, and the world isn’t listening

‘Perpetrators take advantage of the fact that [women] are almost invisible’