safety

When they rolled into Rwanda, the Throttle Queens drew stares. These female motorcyclists are on a mission.

Founded in 2017, this African biker club is set on empowering women and encouraging them to ride

Melania Trump celebrates the first anniversary of Be Best

She announced plans to expand the program to a broader online safety platform for children

FDA announces it won’t ban breast implants linked to cancer for now

Agency says it will increase efforts to gather and disseminate evidence about the devices

A woman called an Uber. Police say a man posed as her driver and raped her.

Safety features in ride-hailing apps haven’t eliminated enduring dangers

Panel urges FDA to ensure patients have better information on breast implants

Several women testified that they had not been adequately warned of risks posed by implants

These two young sisters used their wilderness training to survive in the woods

Eager to play outside and hike, they eventually realized they were lost

‘If anyone can improve the situation, it’s her’: Amsterdam’s first female mayor wants to make sex work safer

Femke Halsema is crafting a plan to address crime and crowds in Amsterdam’s red light district

‘A true hero’ paid for dozens of Chicago’s homeless to stay in a hotel during the polar vortex. The gift was anonymous.

The donor put up about 70 homeless people in a hotel on the city’s South Side

In India, female college students are fighting for the right to stay out after dark

Women on campuses are protesting to abolish restrictive rules and curfews

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