Groomed and abused online at just 15 – we speak to the brave girl speaking out against social media giant Twitter

Groomed and abused online at just 15 – we speak to the brave girl speaking out against social media giant Twitter

Brave Gemma waived her right to anonymity after writing a poignant letter to Culture Secretary Matt Hancock, who is heading a review into the risks. She told how she was 15 when paedophile Michael Wood, 34, messaged her. He used “emotional blackmail”,…

Groomed and abused online at just 15 – we speak to the brave girl speaking out against social media giant Twitter

Groomed and abused online at just 15 – we speak to the brave girl speaking out against social media giant Twitter

Brave Gemma waived her right to anonymity after writing a poignant letter to Culture Secretary Matt Hancock, who is heading a review into the risks. She told how she was 15 when paedophile Michael Wood, 34, messaged her. He used “emotional blackmail”,…

How sex traffickers hunt for victims and brainwash them

How sex traffickers hunt for victims and brainwash them

Sex-traffickers hunt for victims outside large group homes filled with foster kids who have been abandoned by their families and near high schools because “victimization is all about vulnerability,” says Laura Riso, a victim’s specialist with the FBI. As many as 90…

Woman takes viral revenge on cheating ex

Woman takes viral revenge on cheating ex

A woman says she got the best revenge on her cheating ex by shaming him in a funny tweet on what would’ve been their three-year wedding anniversary. Andrea Osborn, 23, took to social media to publicly point out how much better off…

Instagram model among dead in golf course plane crash

Instagram model among dead in golf course plane crash

An Instagram model who palled around with Kendall Jenner was among the six people who died when a small plane crashed at an Arizona golf course, according to reports. Mariah Sunshine Coogan, 23, shared videos of herself with her 27,000 Instagram followers…

College senior poses for graduation with gun in her pants

College senior poses for graduation with gun in her pants

A Tennessee college senior is sticking to her guns after posting a graduation photo in which she stares wistfully off-camera while lifting her “Women for Trump” T-shirt to expose a firearm in her waistband. Despite receiving what she called a surprising “amount…

Mother, 32, and daughter, 15, battle it out for the most likes on social media — and even have a 'selfie corner' to take the perfect picture

Mother, 32, and daughter, 15, battle it out for the most likes on social media — and even have a 'selfie corner' to take the perfect picture

The pair are in fierce competition to win the most likes on social media – and will go to extreme lengths to boost their followers on Instagram. They have installed a “selfie corner” at home in which to take perfect shots and…

Facebook has always been one big swindle

Facebook has always been one big swindle

Once again, Mark Zuckerberg is sorry. The founder of Facebook, who has apologized for privacy breaches throughout much of his company’s existence, is back at it, on a much larger stage than ever before. The proximate cause is the Cambridge Analytica controversy….

We debate whether it's right to ban childbirth photos as feminist campaign challenges social media companies

We debate whether it's right to ban childbirth photos as feminist campaign challenges social media companies

Sam Carlisle, 50, however backs honesty and openness for women during pregnancy. But who do you agree with? No: Samantha Brick, 47 In the age of #MeToo and #TimesUp, there are far more important issues than the latest feminist campaign: #StopCensoringBirth. This…

Twitter defends woman from trolls after she posted emotional message about 'exploring the world'… when she was going to Magaluf

Twitter defends woman from trolls after she posted emotional message about 'exploring the world'… when she was going to Magaluf

The woman wrote on Instagram: “I decided that I’ve had enough of it around here and there is a big wide world out there that needs to be explored. “So I bravely booked to go out and do a season for summer…