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Gen-Z Entrepreneur Maya Penn on Launching Her First Company at Age 8: ‘Explore All the Passions You Have’

“I think all girls should have that experience. If you want to learn to code, if you want to learn to build or engineer, it shouldn't be held away from them,” the 21-year-old tells PEOPLE

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Girl, 8, Has Lower Leg Amputated After Being Crushed Between Boulders on Hike with Family

"Callaway Lewis is the strongest, bravest, 8 year-old I know," a GoFundMe page reads of the little girl, who had an amputation at mid-shin level

Mississippi State House Passes Bill to Ban Transgender Athletes from Girls' and Women's Sports

The bill is expected to be signed into law by Gov. Tate Reeves, who has spoken out multiple times against allowing transgender athletes in women's sports

Miss. School Slammed for Assignment Instructing Students to 'Pretend Like You Are' Enslaved

The district superintendent said the assignment was meant to show students "just how horrible slavery was and to gain empathy" for enslaved people