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2 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News

School to begin in Chicago with more guards lining routes children walk in crime-ridden areas

In this Aug. 26. 2013, file photo, Chicago Police patrol the neighborhood at Gresham Elementary School on the first day of classes in Chicago.


Related Topix: Kids, Pat Quinn, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Rahm Emanuel, Violent Crime

7 hrs ago |

Jolie's wedding gown designed by Versace -- and her kids

When the longtime partners wed at their estate in France on Aug. 23, they made sure each of their six kids had a part to play in the event.


Related Topix: Kids, Wedding, Entertainment

7 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington

More than 30 teens escape Tennessee detention center

More than 30 teens escape Tennessee detention center More than a dozen teenagers who escaped from a Nashville detention center remain at large Tuesday.


Related Topix: Teenagers, Nashville, TN

10 hrs ago | WIS-TV Columbia

2 women, 4 kids hurt in Lake Keowee jet ski wreck

Authorities say two jet skis collided on Lake Keowee, injuring the two drivers and four children who were riding along.


Related Topix: Kids

14 hrs ago | News Herald

Report: 21 states don't meet emergency prep standards for kids

Report: 21 states don't meet emergency prep standards for kids A new report judges states based on their regulations of emergency preparedness programs in schools and childcares.


Related Topix: Kids, Windsor, CO, Weather

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Ashland Times-Gazette

Coroner: Mom, 3 kids among 5 killed in plane crash

Four of the five people killed in a small-plane crash north of Denver were identified Monday as a woman and her three children.


Related Topix: Air Accidents, Kids

CBC News

Parents 'in a panic mode' as B.C. teachers' strike delays school year start

As B.C. daycares struggle to meet demand as the teachers' strike continues into the start of the new school year, some kids may be left dangling without anywhere to go.


Related Topix: Kids


Washington's first charter school prepares to open

In some ways, the first day of school will be nothing new at First Place in Seattle.


Related Topix: Kids


2 teens injured after falling out of carnival ride

Two teenagers are recovering after being injured when they fell out of a carnival ride at a West Texas church bazaar.


Related Topix: Teenagers, West, TX

KLAL-FM Little Rock

Jessa Duggar Is 'Super Excited' About Having Children

Jessa Duggar and her fianc Ben Seewald have already begun planning their wedding.


Related Topix: Kids


3 kids killed in knife attack at China school

A 40-year-old man stabbed students and teachers with a fruit knife at an elementary school in central China on Monday, killing three children and injuring six other people before jumping to his death, officials said.


Related Topix: Kids


Study: Early school start times hinder students

As kids all across the country once again set their alarms for back-to-school wake-up calls, one group of doctors says if those students don't snooze, they could lose.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Sleep, Medicine, Health, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Standardized Testing, Education

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Brandon Sun

B.C. to start daycare payments to parents as teachers strike talks collapse

British Columbia expects to start giving cash to parents to offset the costs of daycare that result from kids not being in school because of a teachers strike.


Related Topix: Kids

Cybercast News Service

Bundy son pulls kids from schools over knife

A son of rancher Cliven Bundy has withdrawn his children from Clark County schools after his daughter was barred from carrying a pocket knife on school grounds.


Related Topix: Kids, Clark County, NV, Las Vegas, NV, Mesquite, NV

The Republic

3 teenagers dead in Pennsylvania SUV crash, 3 hurt

Northampton police Chief Michael Clark says the crash killed Ryan Lesher, Cullen Keffer and Shamus Digney, incoming sophomores at Council Rock South High School in Newtown.


Related Topix: Teenagers, Bucks County, PA

Detroit News

2 teens dumped in street, shot to death in Detroit

A witness phoned police at about 3:40 a.m. Sunday to report seeing a man stop in the 15800 block of Stoepel, near Livernois and the Lodge Freeway, and force two people from the car, Detroit Police Officer Adam Madera said.


Related Topix: Teenagers

Windsor Beacon

Yonkers man charged in attack on mom, kids

The New York Police Department released this sketch of a man who assaulted a woman passenger and her three children.


Related Topix: Kids, Yonkers, NY, Queens, NY, New York, NY

It's not just Hello Kitty: Japan's character craze

There are thousands, and they are ubiquitous: Long-time favorite Doraemon has a daily quiz in a national newspaper.


Related Topix: Life, Hello Kitty, Hobbies, Kids, Anime and Manga

Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Age

Survival guide to tangling with teens

For parents and teens alike, the adolescent years can be a traumatic time. How to survive it is one of the great familial challenges.


Related Topix: Kids, Teenagers

Journal Gazette

At North Side, industrial gear cranking out job-ready grads

Take a stroll through Phil Springer's Hire Technology workshop at North Side High School and you'll see sandblasters, band saws, lathes and laser engravers.


Related Topix: Kids, Purdue University, Central, IN