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53 min ago | KTIV-TV Sioux City

Chicago doctor among those killed in Afghanistan

This undated photo provided by the Lawndale Christian Health Center in Chicago, shows Dr. .


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Family, Lemoyne, PA

53 min ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

School stops serving Mountain Dew before FCAT after complaints

A complaint that elementary school students were drinking Mountain Dew before taking a high-stakes, standardized test has prompted Creel Elementary School to stop the long-standing practice.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Melbourne, FL, Family

53 min ago |

Chicago pediatrician among doctors killed in Afghanistan

If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Fort Wayne, IN, Family

4 hrs ago | KNUS-AM Aurora

Colorado lawmakers plan to boost marijuana profits

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Family, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid, Health

7 hrs ago | Coshocton Tribune

Volunteers give freely of their time

A northeast Ohio woman is a great example of what a life lived in service of others can do for a community.


Related Topix: Family

11 hrs ago | KPLR-11

"Take-Your-Kids-To-Work Day": A Survival Guide

It was one of those mom moments, one of those "no matter how much you try to plan and do for your children, you can't think of everything" realizations.


Related Topix: Family

15 hrs ago | WABC-AM New York

Dad Records Messages for Kids to Be Played After He Dies

A New York dad who thought he had only two months to live recorded heartfelt video messages to be sent to his kids long after he's gone.


Related Topix: Family, Parenting

Wed Apr 23, 2014

B.C. family with epileptic child wants law allowing her to use medical marijuana

When a retired police officer from Summerland, left his job after 25 years, he hardly imagined fighting for his little granddaughter to be given marijuana.


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Family

Garden City Observer

Half of foreign adopted children from Asia

Thirteen percent of adopted children under 18 across the USA were adopted from foreign countries, and more than half were born in Asia, according to a Census report released Wednesday.


Related Topix: Family

Fox News

Surgery not always necessary for appendicitis in kids, study shows

Forgoing surgery to remove the appendix may not be an option for all kids, researchers say, but just three of 30 children who tried the antibiotics-only route ended up needing surgery.


Related Topix: Appendicitis, Health, Medicine, Surgery, Family

WXIX-TV Cincinnati

Jon Hamm talks trash about Justin Bieber

In an interview with Men's Fitness , the Mad Men star doesn't hold back on criticizing the 20-year-old singer and other privileged members of his generation.


Related Topix: Jon Hamm, Family

WFIE-TV Evansville

Young kids tip over 60 tombstones

The recent vandalism of dozens of headstones at a cemetery in Central City, Iowa has been the talk of the town lately.


Related Topix: Family, Central City, IA

National Public Radio

Performing Dogs Go Big After $1 Million TV Prize

Since a father and son took their 10 flipping, twirling dogs from the center ring of a circus to the stage of a reality show, where they won TV competition "America's Got Talent," people pack their performances at large venues and they have been tapped to star in short films bankrolled by Ellen DeGeneres' pet food company, one of which is set to ... (more)


Related Topix: Travel, Movies, France Travel, Cannes Film Festival, France Travel, Europe Travel, Entertainment, Family, us Travel, North America Travel, Las Vegas Travel

One Approach To Head Start: To Help Kids, Help Their Parents

President Obama has called repeatedly on Congress to help states pay for "high-quality preschool" for all.


Related Topix: Family, Tulsa, OK, Tulsa County, OK


In Tulsa, Combining Preschool With Help For Parents

At preschools in Tulsa, Okla., teachers are well-educated and well-paid, and classrooms are focused on play, but are still challenging.


Related Topix: Tulsa, OK, Family

KLAL-FM Little Rock

Ryan Lewis Reveals Mom's 30-Year Struggle with HIV; He & Macklemore Lend Support to New Healthcare Initiative [From ABC News]

You know Ryan Lewis as the "other guy" in Macklemore & Ryan Lewis . But now, the Grammy-winning hip-hop artist is speaking out about something very personal: his mother's decades-long battle with HIV.


Related Topix: HIV/AIDS, Health, Family

Salisbury Journal

Cameron Diaz: I'm no 'spinster'

The actress, 41, who was previously in relationships with Justin Timberlake and Alex Rodriguez, told the Daily Telegraph that she was not "childless".


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Justin Timberlake, Hip-Hop, Family, Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural

KABC-AM Los Angeles

Computer Glitch Delays Florida Exam for Thousands of Students

A computer glitch caused several Florida school districts to cancel exams Tuesday, delaying the administration of the yearly Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Family

Tri-City News

Find a way to end bitterness: parent

Job action by teachers starting Wednesday will further pit parents against the educators and the government, says the chairman of a Parent Advisory Council at a Vancouver school.


Related Topix: Family

Tue Apr 22, 2014


Punching holes in pop-science theory: Whole grains may cut inflammatory biomarkers in obese kids

Consuming whole-grain-rich foods for six weeks may slash levels of inflammatory biomarkers in overweight children, according to findings published in Molecular Nutrition & Food Research.


Related Topix: Family, Life, Nutrition, Food, Medicine