More than 1,000 girls as young as ten are being put through the "brutal" practice in the U.K.
Human Rights Watch and Amnesty describe harrowing stories of abuse since the November attacks.
"I'm very tired, and I'm divorcing my husband."
A look at why today's U.N appeals have trebled since 2005's $5 billion.
Deborah Leonard is accused, along with her husband, of beating her sons at a church in October.
Afghan, Syrian and Iraqi refugees list abuse in new survey funded by Oxfam.
Some of the prisoners have spoken about their ordeal after the dramatic rescue operation.
Dr. Dre's ex responds to revisionist history: "When you have money and power, you do what you want."
Józef Wesołowski is the highest-ranking Vatican official ever to face charges for sex abuse.
Soldiers with untreated post-traumatic stress disorder are reportedly partly responsible, say NGOs.
Thousands of child sex abuse cases to emerge after arrest of primary school director in eastern France.
The job advert is featured on Kaufmich - a social networking site for sex workers.
The Metropolitan Police referred themselves to the watchdog over 16 allegations.
Obama administration wants clarification on a judge's ruling on the photos, but the ACLU claims it's a delaying tactic.
The fight over 2,100 pictures depicting U.S. military abuse of detainees reached "a line in the sand" for the presiding judge.
Lowell Goddard is the third person to head the inquiry after the previous two were forced to quit.
Dartmouth's announcement follows a string of high-profile stories of alcohol abuse and hazing scandals.
Civil liberties group argues government claims are insufficient to withhold more than 2,100 images.
After the release of the CIA torture report, the Obama administration says, images are worse than words.
Corrections Corporation of America has been sued by the ACLU and inmates for its mistreatment of detainees.