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3 hrs ago | Pasadena Star-News
I didn't know where to turn,” recalled Cruz, a Mexican immigrant who speaks only Spanish. “I didn't have any idea how to help her.” No one in her low-income South Los Angeles neighborhood seemed to know anything about autism spectrum disorder, a developmental condition that can impair language, learning and social interaction.
7 hrs ago | FOX Carolina
Mary Galvis, 47, was still in a hospital gown when officers took her from the police station to the Salt Lake County jail. "I am just in shock.
11 hrs ago | Lowell Sun
The lawyer for a Massachusetts woman arrested after the bodies of three infants were found in her home says she was scared because her longtime boyfriend didn't want any more children. Thirty-one-year-old Erika Murray was charged Friday with fetal death concealment and other counts after authorities found their bodies in her squalid, vermin-infested Blackstone home.
15 hrs ago | Philly.com
In the summer of 2004, Gov. Ed Rendell and top state lawmakers promoted legalized casino gambling as a way to provide historic relief from burdensome school property taxes. A decade later, slot-machine revenue has helped restrain the inexorable growth of a tax that homeowners love to hate, and completely eliminated it for thousands of low-income seniors.
19 hrs ago | Journal Gazette
The exemptions have grown slightly in Indiana, but the increase could be much larger because more parents are declining to allow their child's vaccination status to be reported.
'A message to the allies of America': British aid worker forced to condemn UK government for backing U.S. before beheading by Jihadi John who threatens to kill another Briton next 'Would they have done that to any white boy?': Grieving mother hits out at police after they shoot dead her bi-racial son 'with his arms by his sides' 'There's so many unanswered questions': Cops still clueless over murder of mother who was stabbed to death as she handed out apartment flyers Is the net closing on Jihadi John? Latest beheading video comes after days of claims special forces are on his tail 'This was unreasonable discipline': Police stand by Adrian Peterson abuse charges as NFL begin probe into star player's child abuse scandal Family's outrage at cops who violently arrested a father of two for 'appearing intoxicated while taking care of his kids'... but actually has a TERMINAL ILLNESS that makes ... (more)
THE principal of a Darwen secondary school has said she is confident its pupils will 'thrive' after it moved into a revamped A 4.1m building. Darwen Academy Enterprise Studio , which is sponsored by the Aldridge Foundation, moved into the former Model Lodging House in Police Street yesterday.
Huntington High senior Ginny Blake wants to help alleviate fears for kids facing cancer. And she wants to do it with stuffed ducks.
Attorney General Eric Holder is arguing publicly in favor of legal representation for migrant children arriving unaccompanied at the border. At the same time, his department is taking the opposite position in court.
Police in eastern Pennsylvania say they arrested a man after finding him passed out in a parked car with two children and three homemade bombs. Authorities say they discovered 28-year-old James Zwally in the vehicle early Thursday morning outside a convenience store near Reading .
In this Sept. 10, 2014 file photo, Pope Francis walks at St. Peter's Basilica during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican.
In this Sept. 6, 2014 image from a surveillance footage released by Eastern New Mexico University, a boy is shown kicking a pumpkin authorities believe was stolen from a nearby preschool in Portales, N.M. Police said Friday, Sept.
A western Colorado woman is accused of pointing a rifle at several children in a neighboring backyard because she was upset that an 11-year-old boy was playing his clarinet outside. Mesa County sheriff's deputies believe 60-year-old Cheryl Ann Pifer of Clifton had been drinking before allegedly threatening the children Wednesday.
Some parents may make things worse for their anxious kids by falling into what researchers call the "protection trap" -- reassuring them, lavishing them with attention or making the threat go away, according to the results of a small study. The finding indicates that certain coddling behaviors may actually boost anxiety, although the study doesn't prove a cause-and-effect relationship.
The scene in Northiam, near Rye, East Sussex, as a seven-year-old girl remained "gravely ill" in hospital after she was shot A seven-year-old girl remained "gravely ill" in hospital after it is believed she was shot in the head by her father who then apparently killed himself. Villagers in Northiam, near Rye, East Sussex, said the man turned up at his ex-partner's home before opening fire at about 4pm yesterday.
A Manitoba man who kidnapped his two kids and hid them in Mexico has been sentenced to four years in prison. Kevin Maryk of Winnipeg pleaded guilty in June to kidnapping his children in 2008 and keeping them in a heavily guarded home for four years.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 11:07 pm
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