domestic violence

Jacquelyn Smith’s family staged her brutal killing, police say

Smith’s family claimed a panhandler stabbed her to death when she was reaching for money

A Turkish pop star told her story — and sparked a conversation about domestic abuse

Sila Gencoglu’s upcoming trial will test the country’s landmark legislation

She mutilated her husband with a kitchen knife. 26 years later, 5 women discuss the domestic violence that sent her over the edge.

A new docuseries reexamines the story of Lorena and John Wayne Bobbitt

The shutdown is over. But its length left women at risk of domestic violence feeling trapped.

The National Domestic Violence Hotline has seen a spike in calls and messages this month

Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun, the Saudi woman who fled her family, is granted asylum in Canada

Several countries said they could welcome Alqunun as a refu­gee, but she preferred Canada

Following ‘Surviving R. Kelly,’ an Illinois prosecutor is seeking witnesses and victims

‘We cannot seek justice without you,’ Cook County District Attorney Kim Foxx said

Before leaving office, a Virginia congressman blocked a bill intended to help abused Native American women

Rep. Bob Goodlatte, chairman of the Judiciary Committee, declined to bring the bill up for a vote

Trump’s approval rating with women is already low. The shutdown could make it worse.

When the government shut down, the Violence Against Women Act expired

Violence Against Women Act expires with government shutdown

Victims of sexual assault, domestic abuse and stalking will be cut off from funding

Lily Lines: This leads to almost half of the murders of women

Plus, a live birth that was the first of its kind