In a new study, teens who felt a lack of independence and autonomy in their lives as they were entering college were more likely to be worried about their overall college outlook.
The legal action, and possible future ones, comes at a time of intense scrutiny of the president’s relationship with the press, which he has repeatedly labeled the “enemy of the people.”
Three 14-year-olds were arrested Thursday and charged as adults with first-degree rape and second-degree rape. A 12-year-old is charged as a juvenile first-degree rape, sex offense, conspiracy and carrying a gun.
Youth tobacco use has risen dramatically in the last year, according to a new study released by The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
It has been a deadly year in the District and as it comes to a close, the violence has not slowed. A medical examiner found 13 children in the District died by homicide and a newly released D.C. police report found 13 juveniles were also arrested for murder in 2018.
Some new studies associate excessive screen time with mental health issues or increased anxiety. ABC News’ technology correspondent Becky Worley led a group of 10 teens through a social media detox.
U.S. News and World Report’s 2018 list of the Best Cars for Teens, both new and used, keeps safety and reliability first.
At “Camp Embers,” high school girls between the ages of 16 and 18 will get a chance to explore firefighting as a career.
D.C. Fire and Emergency Services Department spokesman Vito Maggiolo tells news outlets that the group consisted of a total of 48 younger teenagers and three adults. He says that most of them were taken as a precaution.
Lean Plate Club™ blogger Sally Squires has suggestions on encouraging teenagers not to skip the most important meal of the day.
In a world of social networking, the types of friendships that today’s teens form can affect their mental and emotional health for years to come.
The crime of teen sex trafficking is not going away. In fact, it’s only getting worse, experts say. One part of the solution is education.
A new study published in the journal Translational Psychiatry looks into why girls are more vulnerable to depression than boys.
Mark Yantsos, of Gaithersburg, has a three-decade career of coaching high school-level girls and boys basketball in Maryland and New York City.
A free Montgomery County, Maryland conference aims to help prepare teens to handle difficult situations before they happen.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.