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Trafficking bust reveals worries over missing kids

When FBI agents and police officers fanned out across the country last month in a weeklong effort to rescue child sex trafficking victims, they pulled minors as young as 11 from hotel rooms, truck stops and homes.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Helicopter rescues teens on California cliff

The helicopter was called to the cliff about two miles north of the Golden Gate Bridge on Friday around 6:30 p.m. CHP Officer Daniel Hill says the 17 and 18-year-old boys were stuck to the cliff about 75 feet above a beach and had no way of getting down.

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Related Topix: Teenagers, Modesto, CA

The Modesto Bee

Pesky pig that scared kids on Maine trail captured

Officials in Oakland closed the trail after the runaway pig scared two children walking on it between Messalonskee middle and high schools and then chased a high school student and attacked a woman.

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Related Topix: Kids, Education Etc., Modesto, CA, Weird

WFAA-TV Dallas

Poll: Immigration concerns rise with tide of kids

For nearly two months, images of immigrant children who have crossed the border without a parent, only to wind up in concrete holding cells once in United States, have tugged at heartstrings.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, Kids, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Barack Obama

KCRA-TV Sacramento

Frustrated governor writes Obama about border kids

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam expressed frustration with the Obama administration's decision to place 760 unaccompanied minors in his state without notification.

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Related Topix: Bill Haslam, US Governors, Kids, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Nathan Deal, Republican, US House of Representatives, Autos

Sunherald.com

Generation of tanners see spike in deadly melanoma

The report blames a generation of sun worshipping for the $8 billion spent to treat all forms of skin cancer each year.

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Related Topix: Skin Cancer, Medicine, Kids, Healthcare Law, Law, Las Vegas, NV

WWWM-FM Toledo

Adam Levine's Wife: There's a "Definite" Plan to Have Kids

Now that they're married, will Adam Levine and his new wife, Behati Prinsloo , start a family in the near future? The model wants to have kids, though she suggests that parenthood isn't necessarily on the immediate horizon for the newlyweds.

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Sunherald.com

Crayola to open family attraction in Orlando

Crayola Experience Orlando will feature 25 hands-on activities in 70,000 square feet of space.

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USA Today

Israelis band together to help those in war zone

Israelis band together to help those in war zone Families closest to rocket attacks are offered refuge, and soldiers get care packages.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Kids

KIII

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In the whitest U.S. state, thousands of miles from the Mexican border, the debate over immigration is quickly becoming a central issue in one of the nation's most closely watched governor's races.

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Related Topix: Maine, US Governors, Paul LePage, Maine Government, Kids, Deval Patrick

Amherst Daily News

PHOTO: Undecided on where to send the kids for summer camp? Try North Korea

Summer camp in North Korea? It's got one - and it's got everything from giant water slides and a private beach to video games and volleyball courts.

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Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, Kids, Kim Jong Il, Kim Jong Un,

Amherst Daily News

NYC uses food trucks to bring free summer meals to kids; more mobility, less stigma

Within minutes, the line at the food truck parked on a busy Queens thoroughfare extended several people deep.

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Related Topix: Kids, Palm Beach County, FL

Mon Jul 28, 2014

KRYS-FM Corpus Christi

Obama Plans To Put 30,000 Illegal Immigrants Into American Classrooms

American kids and teenagers will be sharing their already-crowded classrooms with tens of thousands of ill-educated Central American migrants this fall, because President Obama is distributing perhaps 100,000 Central American migrants across the country.

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Related Topix: Kids, Teenagers, Dalton, GA, Whitfield County, GA

The News Tribune

Cleveland opens school focusing on digital arts

Their dedication inspired Dobrzynski, of the Center for Arts-Inspired Learning in Cleveland, to consider how a curriculum that incorporates video production, game design and digital music recording might work in a school setting.

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Related Topix: Cleveland, OH, Teenagers, Education Etc.

Cybercast News Service

SC mom's arrest sparks child care debate

Plenty of working parents can relate to the dilemma Debra Harrell faced when her 9-year-old daughter asked to play unsupervised in a park this summer.

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Related Topix: Prison, Kids, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Parenting

WFAA-TV Dallas

Clinton: US needs orderly process for border kids

Hillary Rodham Clinton says she opposes changing a 2008 immigration law under consideration by Congress.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, Kids, US News

KFVS12

Doctors urge meningitis shots for vulnerable infants, children

Infants and children who are at risk of contracting meningitis because of specific health problems should be vaccinated against the infection, according to updated recommendations from the largest pediatrician group in the United States.

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Related Topix: Kids, Food and Drug Administration

DNA India

South Korea ferry disaster: Rescued teens tell how they were left to escape sinking ferry

Six teenagers who survived South Korea's worst maritime disaster in 44 years told on Monday how classmates helped them float free as water flooded their cabins despite crew instructions to stay put even as their ferry sank, killing more than 300 people.

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Related Topix: Boat Disaster, Teenagers, South Korea, World News,

Northern Michigan News

Police investigate deaths of family of 5 in Maine

Neighbors struggled to make sense of the shooting deaths of a family of five in which the father was known to many throughout their apartment complex as a friendly maintenance worker.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Kids

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Sunherald.com

Michigan drag racing program empowers young adults

Thanks to the nonprofit program Ford and Mustang Racing for Kids, she's living her dream of racing down a dragway and reaching speeds of 100 mph in her Mustang.

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Related Topix: Kids, Michigan, Teenagers

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