Girls Now Formally Eligible To Form Boy Scout TroopsBoy Scouts of America calls it "Family Scouting," and inviting girls to be part of its packs and troops could help reinvigorate a century-old organization that, nationally, has seen its numbers drop by almost two-thirds since its 1972 peak.
Apple Partners With Malala Yousafzai To Fund Girls' EducationApple's support will allow the Malala Fund to double the number of grants to fund the secondary education for girls in India and Latin America, the company announced Sunday.
In Historic Change, Boy Scouts Allowing Girls In Some ProgramsThe Boy Scouts of America announced to admit girls into the Cub Scouts starting next year and to establish a new program for older girls using the same curriculum as the Boy Scouts.
James Corden Takes On 'Rogue One's' Riz Ahmed On 'Drop The Mic'The British host went up against an actual rapper. On the Late Late Show's "Drop The Mic" skit, Corden took on Rogue One star, Riz Ahmed.
Cupertino Man Linked To Churches Is Accused Of Stalking At Least 19 GirlsA Cupertino man was arrested on suspicion of stalking four girls, but investigators believe there are over a dozen other juvenile victims.
Lena Dunham Speaks Up For Independent BookstoresDunham has a new role — spokesperson for a national campaign on behalf of independent bookstores. The best-selling author and creator and star of "Girls" is backing "Indies First," a program conceived by Sherman Alexie...
Suspects Accused Of Kidnapping, Sex Trafficking Four Young Girls In OaklandA man and woman suspected of kidnapping four young girls were in court in Oakland Friday, facing human trafficking charges.
Magazine For Tween Girls Apologizes For Body Shaming Swimsuit ArticleA magazine aimed at tween girls offered adult-like tips on choosing bathing suits based on size and curves, unleashing a body shaming backlash.
Woman Followed, Attacked By Group Of Girls After Shushing Them On Muni Bus In San FranciscoA woman was attacked by a group of three teenage girls who followed her onto the street after a confrontation about noise on a Muni bus Wednesday night.
Teenage Girls Recovering After Masked Man Targets Nearby Group In Santa Cruz ShootingTwo teenage girls were shot in Santa Cruz on Sunday night by a masked man who was apparently targeting another group nearby, police said.
Peeved Parishioners Leaving SF Catholic Church Over Ban On Girls As Altar ServersA Bay Area church is now under fire over a controversial new policy saying only boys can be altar servers.
Police Arrest 36-Year-Old Man Suspected Of Trying To Lure San Mateo High School Girls Into His CarOfficers arrested Gary Fong after police surveillance teams saw him driving alone in the area of the San Mateo High School in a white four-door sedan. Fong and his car fit a description provided by 2 teenaged girls.
As Fleet Week Returns To San Francisco, Women Make Greater Impact On Blue Angels, Navy Keeping the Blue Angels in the sky is no ordinary job. And on a tarmac crowded with plenty of men, there is crew chief Hanna Rains.
Man Arrested Near San Mateo Police Department In 2 Alleged Lewd Acts On Teen Girls A 32-year-old man was arrested Friday for allegedly masturbating in front of teenage girls on two separate occasions and may be connected with a third similar incident
Google 'Made With Code' $50 Million Campaign Seeks Girl Geeks, More Women In TechGetting 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.