Teens

NEW YORK (AP) — An afterschool fight between two high schoolers on a street near Manhattan’s Theater District escalated to a stabbing Wednesday that left four boys wounded. The suspect, a 16-year-old in a red hat, fled the scene and police were searching for him, said Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce. The fight broke out […]

CHICAGO (AP) — The mother of a 15-year-old girl whose apparent sexual assault was streamed live on Facebook said Wednesday that her daughter has received online threats since the attack and that neighborhood kids have been joking about it and harassing her family. The woman, who was reunited with her daughter on Tuesday after two […]

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The rowdy revelry of the Teen Choice Awards momentarily took on a somber tone Sunday when Jessica Alba, Ne-Yo and a group of teenagers called for an end to gun violence. The actress was joined on stage at the fan-favorite ceremony by a group of teens related to shooting victims in […]

NEW YORK (AP) — A district attorney said Wednesday a young woman who accused five teenage boys of chasing away her father and gang-raping her in a playground has recanted her story and he’s dropping criminal charges against them. The collapse of the case was no surprise after a series of revelations that challenged the […]

NEW YORK (AP) — Teenagers spend nearly nine hours a day absorbing media and despite all the new options, music and television remain the favorites. Common Sense Media released an exhaustive survey Tuesday outlining how young people spend screen time. One concern: the number of youngsters who feel comfortable multi-tasking while doing homework. Two-thirds of […]

A 17-year-old was blessed by Pope Francis in a touching moment at St. Patrick’s Cathedral during his big trip to New York Thursday evening. Stephanie…

HOUSTON (AP) — A school bus plunged off a highway overpass in Houston after being hit by a car driven by a teacher Tuesday, killing two students and seriously injuring three other people, police and school officials said. Mariya Alyss Johnson, 17, died at the scene, while Janecia Chatman, 14, died at a hospital, according […]

Parenting can really be a pain sometimes- for your teens! Click on the audio player to hear Jasmine Sanders list some of the most common ways parents tend to embarrass their teenaged sons and daughters. Click on the audio player to hear them all on The D.L. Hughley Show.  Sign Up For Our Newsletter! RELATED: 10 Teen […]

Teens are hard enough to understand already without them speak in coded slang terms all the time! Luckily, Jasmine Sanders has ten slang words and their definitions for you on The D.L. Hughley Show! Sign Up For Our Newsletter! RELATED: Why Teens Are So Impatient And Impulsive [EXCLUSIVE AUDIO] RELATED: Eric Casebolt, McKinney Officer Seen Dragging Black Teenager At Pool Party, […]

  Does abstinence prevent violence and poverty? Those are the controversial claims of Kim Wilson, the founder of the Loretta Johnson Global Abstinence program, which encourages African American and Latina girls to practice abstinence. “70% of black kids are born outside of wedlock. We are dealing with kids that aren’t receiving a lot of attention from […]

A group of basketball players from Wisconsin were praised by classmates for defending a bullied cheerleader with down syndrome during a recent game. According to Bleacher Report,…

“Women of color struggle every day with biases that perpetuate oppressive standards for how they’re supposed to look and how they’re supposed to act. Too often, they’re either left under the hard light of scrutiny, or cloaked in a kind of invisibility.” – President Barack Obama The White House is highlighting the litany of social and economic […]