Twin sisters, who were kicked off their sports teams, fought rules against braids they felt were racist. The Massachusetts AG told the school to stop the discriminatory rules.
Critics pointed to the kingdom's restrictive gender laws after Saudi Arabia was elected to the U.N.'s Commission on the Status of Women by secret ballot.
One likened women to donkeys, while another said meat-eaters tell lies and commit sex crimes.
Mack Beggs, who is transitioning from female to male, is prevented by state regulations from competing with boys.
Children were told a story about a person who was "really, really smart" and their assumptions on the protagonist's gender were monitored.
The country's last all-girls schools were shut in 1974.
Girls' work "is less visible and often undervalued," according to UNICEF.
One of the Nigerian schoolgirls is used to plead with the federal government to release Boko Haram militants.
Both Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton are inspired by the women in their lives.
A quarter of boys in England started school struggling to speak a full sentence last year, said Save the Children.
The "Girls" star can't figure out Trump's appeal with voters.
The HBO stars have teamed together to raise awareness for sexual assault victims.
The Weeknd's big win at the Billboard Music Awards and Girls Write Now's latest anthology are among the things we loved in Culture this week.
Profits from her compilation of old diary entries will go toward the girls' writing and mentoring organization.
Michelle Obama's Let Girls Learn initiative could be the perfect vehicle to create change for girls' education.
Lenny will publish Jenny Zhang's book of short stories, "Sour Heart."
The creator, producer and star of "Girls" says she will rest rather than head out on the press circuit ahead of season 5.
Panel calls for reform of all laws that "authorize, condone or lead to child sexual abuse."
Their accusations come amid the indictment of two members of an anti-abortion group who created controversial videos about the health organization.
Since Democrats have the votes to block the measure in the Senate, the proposal isn't likely to become law.
The Next MacGyver competition hears pitches from 12 finalists Tuesday. Five will win money and get help developing pilots.
Eight days off from war and weapons could put every child in school, she says.
An interview with the series' executive producer revealed big plot points for Season 27.