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A woman works online in her cubicle at an office in Beijing on February 4, 2010. China's homegrown social media sites like Weibo are booming thanks to their better knowledge of the world's largest Internet market, and the censorship stifling foreign rivals like Facebook, Twitter, and Google-owned YouTube. AFP PHOTO/Frederic J. BROWN (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Google ‘Made With Code’ $50 Million Campaign Seeks Girl Geeks, More Women In Tech

Getting more high school girls into computer science – and more women into male-dominated Silicon Valley – is the purpose of a $50 million campaign launched by Google Thursday.

06/19/2014

Nicholas Wessel (Sparks, NV Police Dept.)

Richmond Man Accused Of Sex Assault, Child Porn After Allegedly Luring Teen Girls To Nevada

A Richmond man has been arrested for allegedly luring two teenage girls from California to Nevada and sexually assaulting one of them, police said Thursday.

05/08/2014

Image of a man who groped a girl near Gregory Gardens Elementary School, captured by the victim. (Pleasant Hill Police Dept.)

2 Girls Groped By Pleasant Hill Stranger Near School On Consecutive Days

Police in Pleasant Hill were investigating two nearly identical incidents over the past two days involving a man who groped girls headed to school, a police sergeant said.

04/01/2014

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Citrus Heights Man Arrested For Trafficking Teen Girls In South SF

A Citrus Heights man was arrested for trafficking teenage girls in South San Francisco over the weekend, one day before local officials announced a special protocol to crack down on human trafficking in San Mateo County.

03/18/2014

Toys from GoldieBlox, and Oakland-based company. (CBS)

Oakland’s GoldieBlox Settles Lawsuit With The Beastie Boys Over ‘Girls’ Parody Commerical

An East Bay toy company settled its federal lawsuit on Monday against the Beastie Boys over its parody of the song “Girls” that appeared in a promotional video that went viral.

03/18/2014

Adam Driver (credit: Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

‘Girls’ Boyfriend To Play ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ Villain

Adam Driver is reportedly nearing a deal for a Darth Vader-type role in J.J. Abrams’ “Star Wars”

02/27/2014

Dr/. Lattanza works with her students. (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Gives Girls Hands-On Experience In Male-Dominated Fields

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) – A program teaching a room full of teenaged girls to work with power tools and thousand dollar screws as a way to connect to careers in science is the brainchild […]

02/13/2014

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Beastie Boys Sue GoldieBlox Over Copyright Infringement

The lawsuit claims that the toy company has infringed upon other artists, including Queen, Daft Punk, Kaskade & others…

12/12/2013

James Franco & Seth Rogen (credit: Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

The Outbreak: Viral Videos of The Week

James & Seth’s Kimye’ Video to the controversial Goldiblox ad, it’s all about “Girls” & parodies!

11/29/2013

Beastie Boys (credit: Nathanial Hornblower/Nasty Little Man)

GoldieBlox Offers Peace To ‘Beastie Boys’ In Open Letter

“Although we believe our parody video falls under fair use, we would like to respect his wishes and yours.” – Excerpt from Goldiblox open letter

11/27/2013

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