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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


Lawsuit says Iowa nursing home mistreated woman

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Related Topix: Madrid, IA, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Science / Technology


Re: St. Paul Police Tase, Arrest Chris Lollie Sitting In Skyway | News One

Cell phone footage of Minneapolis police tasing and arresting a Black man, Chris Lollie , for sitting in a skyway in January has gone viral on YouTube.


Related Topix: Kids

WTOC-TV Savannah

Boy calls police from inside carjacked SUV

"He said hang on and I was like wait you're in the wrong car and he was like I know I'm stealing this car," Alex said.


Related Topix: Kids

The Bennington Banner

NH high court: New sentence hearings in killings

Four men convicted of murder as teenagers should receive new sentencing hearings in light of a U.S. Supreme Court decision that mandatory life sentences for juvenile are unconstitutional, New Hampshire's Supreme Court ruled Friday.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, US News, US Supreme Court, Teenagers, Dartmouth College

WCTO-FM Lehigh Valley

Jennifer Aniston Opens Up About Not Having Kids

Jennifer Aniston and fianc Justin Theroux aren't worrying about whether they are going to have children.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Jennifer Aniston, Kids

Fri Aug 29, 2014


Exclusive: Child witnesses ISIS atrocities

He should be toddling around a playground with his friends. But instead, he wears a black balaclava, crouched down in a desolate street with his hands clenched around an AK-47.


Related Topix: Kids

Evesham Journal

The Liberal Democrats have announced manifesto plans to give fathers more paternity leave

Fathers are currently allowed two weeks but the party wants to go further and increase the protected entitlement to six weeks, extending total parental leave to 58 weeks.


Related Topix: Parenting

The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

NY foster agencies settle suit by kids for $17.5M

Three private New York foster care agencies will pay $17.5 million to settle a lawsuit by eight people who were fraudulently adopted by a woman and claimed they were repeatedly abused, starved and imprisoned in a "house of horrors," attorneys said.


Related Topix: Kids, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Federal Prisons, Prison, Florida, NY

The Daily Record

Dear Abby: Responsibility for birth control falls on both men and women

DEAR ABBY: I am sick to death of hearing about people who have too many kids and the hardship it imposes.


Related Topix: Kids

News Shopper

Nicole Kidman has talked about her marriage with Keith Urban

The Oscar-winning actress opened up about her life in a revealing interview with Net-a-Porter's The Edit, discussing her blissfully happy marriage with Keith Urban and motherhood, and touching on her life before she met the country music star.


Related Topix: Kids

Inside Bay Area

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie finally tie the knot

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie got married Saturday at Chateau Miraval in France, the couple's spokesman told E! News.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Thriller, Action Movies, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Maleficent, Celebrities, Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Wedding, Kids

Thu Aug 28, 2014


Us Open Scene: Shirt is not a hometown advantage

Hundreds of items that belonged to civil rights icon Rosa Parks and have been sitting unseen for years in a New York warehouse were sold to a foundation run by the son of billionaire investment guru Warren Buffett,... Hundreds of items that belonged to civil rights icon Rosa Parks and have been sitting unseen for years in a New York warehouse were ... (more)


Related Topix: Warren Buffett, Air Accidents, Teenagers, Prison

Door Reminder

Caught on video: Kids flung to ground during sex attack

Surveillance video released by the New York Police Department shows a fake cab driver attacking the children of a woman he tried to sexually assault in his car.


Related Topix: Kids


Pit bull saves Ore. boy from bees

Tuesday evening, a group of kids were playing near a creek down a steep embankment behind their apartment complex when one of the kids stepped on a rotten log, unleashing a swarm of bees.


Related Topix: Apiculture, Science, Kids

WSUS-FM Newton

Shakira Pregnant With Second Child

The singer is expecting her second child with footballer Gerard Pique, and confirmed the good news in an upcoming issue of Cosmopolitan Mexico.


Related Topix: Motherhood

Post and Courier

7 adults charged as 15 kids removed from Upstate home

Seven adults face child neglect charges in upstate South Carolina after 15 children were removed from a dirty, trash-strewn doublewide mobile home where 24 people lived.


Related Topix: Kids, Spartanburg County, SC, Woodruff, SC

Wandsworth Guardian

Dean Mayley pictured with his nephew Callum

A 17-year-old boy has been convicted of the murder of a young man with the mental age of nine in a knife-point mugging caught on graphic CCTV film.


Related Topix: Greater London County, England, Teenagers