Teen girls dealing with mental health crisis need ‘connection’ most, doctors say

Connecting with teens is most important in promoting their well-being, doctors say

This story discusses suicide. If you or someone you know is having thoughts of suicide, please contact the Suicide & Crisis Lifeline at 988 or 1-800-273-TALK (8255).  The mental health crisis has affected thousands of Americans — hitting teenage girls harder than most.  Whether it’s the negative impact of social media, incidents of sexual violence … Read more

Oklahoma Strikes Down Bill Aiming To End Corporal Punishment For Disabled Students

Oklahoma lawmakers struck down a bill on Tuesday that, if passed, would have ended the use of corporal punishment on disabled students. Corporal punishment is defined in the bill as a “deliberate infliction of physical pain by hitting, paddling, spanking, slapping or any other physical force used as a means of discipline.” The legislation would … Read more

French police detains over 210 people protesting against pension reform in Paris (VIDEO)

French police detains over 210 people protesting against pension reform in Paris (VIDEO)

French law enforcement officers detained 217 people protesting against the government’s pension reform in downtown Paris on Thursday, Trend reports citing media. Clashes between police and protestors broke out at Place de la Concorde at around 10:00 p.m. Baku time. An hour and a half later, police dispersed the rally using water cannons and tear … Read more

US has seen ‘significant spike’ in aggressive Russian military flights in Syria this month, commander says

CNN  —  The US has seen a “significant spike” in aggressive Russian military flights in Syria this month, the commander of US Central Command said Thursday, two days after Russian jets harassed and collided with a US drone over the Black Sea. Gen. Erik Kurilla told a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing that Russian ground-attack … Read more

U.S. Releases Video Of Russian Jet Dumping Fuel On Its Drone

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — The Pentagon has released footage of what it says is a Russian aircraft conducting an unsafe intercept of a U.S. Air Force surveillance drone in international airspace over the Black Sea. The 42-second video, released Thursday, shows a Russian Su-27 approaching the back of the MQ-9 drone and beginning to release … Read more

The AUKUS nuclear submarine deal is part of an imperialist crusade against China — RT World News

Beijing is right to condemn the pact as spurring an arms race and undermining Asia-Pacific stability By Timur Fomenko, a political analyst  Earlier this week, a trilateral summit was held with the leaders of Australia, the United Kingdom and the US in San Diego to flesh out the details of an AUKUS deal providing Canberra with … Read more

JESSE WATTERS: Kamala Harris still hasn’t realized she doesn’t have what it takes to be president

Fox News host Jesse Watters reacts to Vice President Kamala Harris’ much-criticized interview with the Stephen Colbert on “The Late Show” on “Jesse Watters Primetime.” STEPHEN COLBERT CALLS OUT KAMALA HARRIS SIDESTEPPING QUESTION OF WHAT HER “ACTUAL ROLE” IS AS VICE PRESIDENT JESSE WATTERS: You’ve probably heard the old saying, “If at first you don’t … Read more

‘Bel-Air’ Star Akira Akbar On What It’s Like To Play Ashley Banks

Akira Akbar is no stranger to the camera. She has a background in commercials, nine years of modeling experience, and previously, she appeared in series such as “Criminal Minds,” “This Is Us,” “We Can Be Heroes,” “Family Reunion,” and other TV shows. When she learned that Morgan Cooper’s viral “Bel-Air” short film got picked up … Read more