CCTV captures man climbing into girl’s bedroom before alleged assault

CCTV captures man climbing into girl’s bedroom before alleged assault

Updated May 16, 2018 15:14:17 Police are searching for a man who allegedly assaulted an eight-year-old girl after climbing through her window in Sydney’s eastern suburbs. CCTV footage shows a hooded man climbing through the girl’s bedroom window at 2:52am on Monday. Two minutes later, he can be seen climbing …

Melbourne Girls Outside wants women to embrace their adventurous side

Melbourne Girls Outside wants women to embrace their adventurous side

Posted May 12, 2018 06:00:01 Photo: Melbourne Girls Outside is a community group that organises free hikes for women. (Instagram: @melbgirlsoutside) A new adventure group is having great success in encouraging more women to get out and enjoy the great outdoors. Melbourne Girls Outside was founded nine months ago and …

Twin girls found in NSW after alleged abduction by mother from north Queensland

Twin girls found in NSW after alleged abduction by mother from north Queensland

Updated May 05, 2018 09:39:42 Australian Federal Police (AFP) have found two 11-year-old twin girls allegedly taken by their mother from outside their Townsville school in north Queensland four years ago. Bronte and Isabella Watter were seven when they disappeared in 2014. Their disappearance happened after their parents’ marriage failed. …

Netball NZ refuses to let the Sunshine Girls take the Taini Jamison Trophy back to Jamaica

Netball NZ refuses to let the Sunshine Girls take the Taini Jamison Trophy back to Jamaica

Posted April 25, 2018 17:39:45 Photo: Jamaica’s Sunshine Girls netball team celebrates after winning the Taini Jamison Trophy in NZ. (Facebook, Netball Jamaica) The Jamaican netball team is shocked by Netball New Zealand’s refusal to let the team take the trophy they won in a pre-Commonwealth Games tournament back to …

Girls with autism flying under the radar but new guidelines could help doctors with diagnosis

Girls with autism flying under the radar but new guidelines could help doctors with diagnosis

Updated April 24, 2018 07:22:55 Photo: Emma Taylor was diagnosed with autism months after her daughter Felicity received her own diagnosis. (ABC News: Barbara Miller ) Emma Taylor spent her whole life believing that something was wrong with her. “I’ve always been called weird or a little bit strange. One …

Inside the insular Jewish community where school headmistress allegedly preyed on girls

Inside the insular Jewish community where school headmistress allegedly preyed on girls

Updated April 23, 2018 05:19:48 Mother-of-eight Malka Leifer looked like the perfect school principal until she was accused of being a sexual predator. This is the story of three sisters’ battle to bring their alleged abuser to justice. Infographic: “While I write this I’m in a very different time of …

How lifting weights to improve fitness led to teen girl’s shot at world record

How lifting weights to improve fitness led to teen girl’s shot at world record

Posted April 17, 2018 14:09:36 Photo: Maddy Keast set an Australian powerlifting record at her first competition when she was 14. (ABC Goldfields: Tom Joyner) A teenage girl who inadvertently broke an Australian record after starting to lift weights to improve her fitness now has her sights set on a …

Australian Government agrees to girl’s transfer from Nauru after three self-harm attempts

Australian Government agrees to girl’s transfer from Nauru after three self-harm attempts

Updated April 14, 2018 16:55:00 Photo: The girl and two other members of her family are expected to arrive on Sunday. (Department of Immigration and Citizenship) The Federal Government has agreed to bring a mentally ill young girl held on Nauru to Australia for medical treatment, after her lawyers took …

Girls jump from New Jersey dance studio balcony to escape fire

Girls jump from New Jersey dance studio balcony to escape fire

Updated April 11, 2018 16:23:31 External Link: YouTube video: Edgewater restaurant on fire Witnesses have rushed to help screaming young girls trapped on the second floor of a burning building in the United States, after a blaze tore though a dance studio. Key points: Five people sent to hospital with …

Calls for girl’s torture murder to be reviewed by child death review team to ensure such cases ‘never happen again’

Calls for girl’s torture murder to be reviewed by child death review team to ensure such cases ‘never happen again’

Posted April 05, 2018 06:57:56 New South Wales Labor is calling for the case of a Hunter Valley girl who was tortured and murdered to be examined by the state’s child death review team. Detectives found the 12-year-old girl known as CN dead in her bed in her Hunter Valley …