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Hampton told us that he observed yet another panic play out in the United States even more recently. It did not ... In her 1995 book Satan's Silence: Ritual Abuse and the Making of a Modern American Witch Hunt, investigative journalist Debbie Nathan ...
marriage of minors is surprisingly common, and legal.

The impact of the Medicaid cuts proposed in the American health care Act (AHCA) have taken a backseat to political discourse surrounding pre-existing conditions and insurance subsidies.
Bruce Rauner has appointed a new director of the Illinois Department of children and Family Services. June 23, 2017, at 6:29 ... Beverly "BJ" Walker will take over the agency responsible for child protection and wards of the state on Monday. She served ...
A 66-year-old nurse in Texas who is suspected of killing up to 60 children has been indicted on murder charges in the deaths of two of them in 1981, prosecutors said.
In 2014-15, children were food insecure in 8.6 percent of all U.S. households with children. Households that only included young children (0 to 4 years) had a lower prevalence of child food insecurity (4.3 percent) than those that included school-age ...

Representatives of three US federal law enforcement agencies were unable to offer the Senate Judiciary Committee any conclusive evidence of links (beyond isolated cases) between groups of unaccompanied minors who arrived in the United States since ...
The U.S. took in more than 96,000 refugees last year, and many were children. Some of those children are finishing their first year in American schools. Diane Orson from Here & Now contributor WNPR reports on an after-school arts program that's ...
Today, the US lags far behind. Only 68% of American four-year olds are enrolled in education or care, compared to an OECD average of 86%.
The Latest: Authorities ID child Killed on Alabama Beach. Alabama authorities have identified the child who was fatally injured by debris pushed by rough waves as Tropical Storm Cindy churned the Gulf of Mexico.
June 22, 2017, 7:42 AM | Newly released video shows an American aid worker racing into gunfire to save a little girl in Iraq.
This brief includes state-level data on the share of children with special health care needs covered by Medicaid and describes Medicaid's role for these nearly five million children to help inform the debate about the American Health Care Act's (AHCA ...
Maria Dominguez was 9 years old when she came to the U.S. from Mexico, brought here by her widowed mother who sought work to support her four children. She entered fourth grade not speaking English, feeling isolated. She cried, a lot. But, as the years ...
Another 5,790 were treated for gunshot injuries in U.S. hospitals. Here's another way to look at it: In the United States, a gun is the cause of death in more than 1 in 10 deaths of people under the age of 18. The number of child fatalities related to ...
KALAMAZOO, MI - - Seven of those injured in a three-car crash Wednesday afternoon on U.S. 131 were 13 years old or younger.
Durham, N.C. - Durham police are investigating after a man exposed himself to a woman and two children on the American Tobacco Trail Wednesday afternoon. Authorities said the woman and her children were approached by a man near the 100 block of ...
COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Three adults and a child are presumed dead after waves swamped a remote coastal village in northwestern Greenland over the weekend, police said.

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - police in Mississippi say the condition of an 8-year-old boy who was shot in the head has been upgraded.
A Las Vegas judge set a July 26 hearing to determine whether Quate should stand trial in Nevada state court on 33 felony charges of child sexual assault, abuse and lewdness involving the children who are now 11 and 13 and in child protective custody.
'Worth Killing Over': How a Plane Mogul Dodged US Scrutiny. June 21, 2017. American authorities are investigating a global corruption case against an Iranian-born aviation mogul decades after they probed his involvement in a Kansas bank collapse.
Eric said they were routinely checking in on the children in the rearview mirrors. But as they approached McCammon, they realized something was wrong when Eric and Lauren were no longer behind them.
The Trump administration on Thursday walked away from an Obama-era policy designed to protect undocumented immigrants with children in the United States who are either permanent residents or U.S. citizens. Deferred Action for Parents of Americans, ...
WASHINGTON - The United States should take the leadership in elimination of child labor globally, Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi appealed to American lawmakers and activists, asserting the world cannot be made safe and secure until security and ...
A van carrying children from Kids World Academy in Southport was involved in a crash on US 74 in Leland Tuesday morning.
GARY, Ind. (AP) - Gary police say they will increase patrols after two children were shot and wounded within five hours in the northwest Indiana city.
Increased Demand to Cause Wait for Louisiana child Care Aid. June 20, 2017. After adding 7,000 children to the rolls, Louisiana is reaching its limit in a key child care aid program and will start a waiting list next month.
The study found that nearly 1,300 children in the U.S. die in shootings each year, and almost 6,000 survive gunshot wounds.
A progress report filed in federal court shows that Illinois' child welfare agency has slowly made "incremental" improvements, but concerns linger about the ...
CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - A young child has died after being shot at a Detroit-area apartment complex. Clinton Township police say the child was outside the complex northeast of Detroit when a shot was heard. Capt. Richard Maierle says someone ...
So far in 2017, LMPD says two homicide victims under the age of 18 were killed by gunfire. A new study from Centers for Disease Control (CDC) researchers shows 19 children in the US are injured or killed by gunfire every day. In Louisville, children ...
The indictment alleges that Wieneke received and distributed child pornography over the Internet from November through April, when Ridgecrest Baptist Church in Springfield fired him because the FBI, police and the Greene County Sheriff's Department ...
Under the previous law, the minimum age for marriage in New York was 18, but the law allowed children of 16 and 17 to marry with parental approval, and children of 14 and 15 to marry with permission from a judge and their parents. The vast majority of ...
The heat advisory the Bay Area experience last weekend is a good reminder that has arrived.
Here's another way to look at it: In the United States, a gun is the cause of death in more than 1 in 10 deaths of people under the age of 18.
On Monday, the American Academy of Pediatrics released a study that will be in the July issue of "Pediatrics" and its recommendations in response to the study.
police: woman Abandoned child at Kentucky Hotel. police: Woman ... The report says Smith showed up 20 minutes later, tried to leave with the child and became aggressive when police told her the child needed to be checked out by emergency responders.
The death of 30-year-old Charleena Lyles, who police say was carrying a knife, has sparked outrage across the country, with critics decrying the shooting as another example of US law enforcement using excessive force against Black Americans. Two ...
"Today, one of our firefighters lost a child, and all of us here are at a loss," the Freemansburg Fire Company posted on its facebook page.
FILE - This Sunday, March 29, 2015, file photo provided by the Jefferson police Department shows a gun involved in the accidental shooting of a 3-year-old in Jefferson, Ga.
A new report is giving a much clearer picture of the toll gun violence is taking on American children. ... The study says boys are more vulnerable to gun violence accounting for 82 percent of all child firearm deaths and 84 percent of all non-fatal gun ...
In a typical week in the United States, 25 children die from bullet wounds. Between 2012 and 2014, an average of 1,297 children under age 18 died each year from firearm injuries. Aside from deaths in the course of law enforcement and other ...
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... the "Interdiction for Protection of children," a training course to help troopers identify and rescue endangered children. The course is designed to make law enforcement aware of the variety of resources available to assist them in creating the ...
Anita Jones Thomas, a University of Indianapolis professor who heads the American Psychological Association's child-and-family section , sees potential pluses. "That extra sense of social support has really been found to be beneficial for children ...
News coverage from Akron, Cuyahoga Falls, Stow, Copley, Fairlawn, Green, Hudson, Tallmadge, Bath Township, Summit County, Portage County, Kent, Stark ...
Felder, a Northern California woman, was in custody Sunday, June 18, 2017, on suspicion of beating, biting and choking her 11-year-old daughter in an attempt to perform an exorcism on the child, authorities said. (Humboldt County Sheriff's Office via ...
Mumbai: A couple from Jogeshwari was recently arrested for allegedly spiriting away two unidentified children to the United States in April.
Now, a study based on data from 2012 to 2014 suggests that, on average, 5,790 children in the United States receive medical treatment in an emergency room each year for a gun-related injury.
Shootings kill or injure at least 19 U.S. children each day, with boys, teenagers and blacks most at risk, according to a government study that paints a bleak portrait of persistent violence.
The children had at least one parent who became a U.S. citizen, which granted them citizenship. The children, many of who are refugees, came to the U.S. from Equatorial Guinea, Russia, China, Iraq, and the Ivory Coast. "I remember walking from Ivory ...


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