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Runaways, Neglect And Abuse Cast Shadow On Massachusetts School

NECIR | LaurenWeber | Posted 08.26.2016 | Home

Last November, an emergency call alerted police in Middleborough, Massachusetts that Meghan Murphy, an autistic student from the Chamberlain Internati...

Lita Ford Reveals She Quit The Runaways Because Her Bandmates 'Were All Gay'

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 03.01.2016 | Home

When guitarist Lita Ford first joined The Runaways in the mid-'70s at the age of just 16, she knew nothing about homosexuality, she told HuffPost Live...

Lita Ford Recalls Her Wild Rock and Roll Years in New Memoir

David Chiu | Posted 02.26.2017 | Home
David Chiu

In this edited interview, the "Queen of Metal" talks about the Runaways; her solo success during the '80s; losing contact with her children after her divorce; and her upcoming album Time Capsule, due out April 15.

How David Bowie Taught Me to Do the Gimme Gimme Dance

Kari Krome | Posted 01.22.2017 | Home
Kari Krome

I believe that genius is made of three important ingredients: creative impulse, hard work and careful study. They are created, not born. Bowie was a genius. One more for old times sake, Mister Jones, with glitter on top?

After Coming Forward About Her Rape, Jackie Fox 'Woke Up In A Parallel Universe'

Highline | Jade Walker | Posted 12.22.2015 | Home

On the day the story of my rape came out, I had to drop my cat Cleo off at “summer camp”—my euphemism for the week she’d be away receiving rad...

Laura Bassett

The Runaways' Jackie Fuchs Speaks Out About Rape | Laura Bassett | Posted 07.16.2015 | Home

Jackie Fuchs, a member of the all-female '70s rock band the Runaways, spoke out on TV this week about being raped by her manager, Kim Fowley, in 1975....

Joan Jett Issues Statement On Runaways' Jackie Fox Rape Allegations

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 07.13.2015 | Home

Joan Jett, iconic rock star and former member of the all-female band the Runaways, said she was unaware her bandmate was raped by manager Kim Fowley 4...

The Lost Girls

The Huffington Post | Jason Cherkis | Posted 07.09.2015 | Home

One famous band. One huge secret. Many lives destroyed. Read more here....

Guess Who This Model's Grandfather Is?

Posted 01.08.2013 | Home

Elvis Presley would have turned 78 today, which means, among other things, he would have been witness to the rapidly rising star of his granddaughter,...

Joan Jett IS Rock 'n' Roll

Joanna Colangelo | Posted 02.03.2013 | Home
Joanna Colangelo

With over 30 years in this business, Joan Jett is still the queen of rock 'n' roll -- the humble queen of cool -- and America's rhythmic pulse beats stronger every day because of it.

Joan Jett's Greatest Rock 'N Roll Fashions

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Home

Joan Jett sure knows how to play the role of the hard-as-nails rocker. Her smoldering gaze, sharp-edged mullet haircut and black-on-black stage costum...

Rock 'N' Roll Pantheon Keeps It Real

Michael Sigman | Posted 10.14.2012 | Home
Michael Sigman

I needed to find out whether the Rock 'N' Roll Pantheon is "for real," whatever that phrase has come to mean.

The Best Thing That Could Happen to Kristen Stewart

Marshall Fine | Posted 10.01.2012 | Home
Marshall Fine

If, in fact, her personal life somehow hurts her standing with her young fans -- if the fans can no longer look up to her as a role model because she's a 22-year-old who got tired of one man and was tempted by another -- well, I'd say it's the best thing that could happen to her.

The Best Lesbian Moments Of The Week

Karman Kregloe | Posted 02.02.2016 | Home
Karman Kregloe

We pride ourselves on knowing all kinds of Sapphic pop-culture facts. Each week we'll share some of the best tidbits on The Huffington Post in our new series, "Best Lesbian Week Ever." Here's who and what was on our raging gay radar this week.

Girl Groups: Girl Power Through The Years

TresSugar | Posted 09.05.2011 | Home

Mindy Kaling recently tweeted: "I'm feeling so much Girl Power these days the FBI's gonna start tapping my phone." I just about fell out of my seat la...

Twenty Incredibly Serious Minutes With Kristen Stewart

Graham Fuller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Graham Fuller

"You can't always lose yourself" in a role, says the 20-year-old Stewart, "although that's when it's at its best. I don't have a lot of control over it because I'm not really the best technical actor."

Michael Shannon Channels Kim Fowley in Runaways

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Marshall Fine

The Los Angeles punk music scene is at the center of The Runaways, which opened in limited release on March 19 and goes wider in a couple of weeks.

Kristen Stewart vs. Dakota Fanning At Another 'Runaways' Premiere: Who Was Best-Dressed? (PHOTO, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Sugar and spice: that's what Dakota Fanning and Kristen Stewart looked like, respectively, at 'The Runaways' premiere at SXSW on Thursday night. Fanni...

Rogue Girls: The Runaways and The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Regina Weinreich

As the key players were introduced at the premiere screening of "The Runaways" on Wednesday night at the Sunshine Theater, my heart leapt up: wow! Loo...

Queens of Noise: The Runaways

Kim Morgan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kim Morgan

Others weren't sure about Kristen Stewart and Dakota Fanning paired up as Joan and Cherie, I thought they at least looked perfect. Maybe I'm just a sucker for platform shoes, feathered hair and super tight jeans writ large.

'The Runaways' Premiere: Joan Jett In Sheer, Kristen Stewart & Dakota Fanning In Platforms (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

"The Runaways" premiered in New York Wednesday night and stars Dakota Fanning and Kristen Stewart were joined by their real-life counterparts Joan Jet...

Fashion from The Runaways

Meg Hemphill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Meg Hemphill

When I sat down with the two young and extremely talented starlets of The Runaways, Dakota and Kristen, as well as Joan herself, I was ready to talk fashion.

Kristen Stewart vs. Dakota Fanning At 'The Runaways' Premiere: Who Was Best-Dressed? (PHOTO, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Co-stars and best buds Dakota Fanning and Kristen Stewart walked the red carpet at 'The Runaways' New York premiere on Wednesday night. Whose dress do...

Rock Their Wardrobe: It's The Runaways, Our Way!

Refinery29 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Before you run out to see the Queens of Noise, make sure to break out your old leather jacket and heavy black eyeliner.

'The Runaways' Premiere: Kristen Stewart, Dakota Fanning, Joan Jett & Cherie Currie's Breasts (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Kristen Stewart and Dakota Fanning premiered 'The Runaways' in LA Thursday night. Joan Jett and Cherie Currie, whom they play in the movie, also atten...