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3 hrs ago | The Northwestern in Oshkosh
A rise in killings in a community tracks closely with a rise in the number of young children who fail a grade in elementary school, according to new research analyzing 21 years of homicide rates and school achievement data.
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4 hrs ago | KFVS12
Banning chocolate milk from schools may sound like a good move for kids' health, but efforts to do so haven't turned out that way, a small study found.
5 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun
Nevada's state superintendent says children are the victims in a cheating scandal uncovered at a Las Vegas elementary school.
9 hrs ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne
A woman tried to drown her three teenage children by driving a van into a river, police said, but all four of them were rescued by a man who said he heard screaming from the partially submerged vehicle.
9 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun
A southern New Jersey woman is accused of trying to drown her three teenage children by driving a van into the Delaware River.
13 hrs ago | Echo-news.co.uk
Of the 16,000 parents receiving notification of places, 86.72 per cent have been given their top choice while 6.83 per cent got their second.
Five very sick children died after a fungus apparently brought into a New Orleans hospital on sheets and other linens made them sicker, federal and state investigators said Wednesday.
An Ontario woman who had been accused of poisoning eight children and an adult with eyedrops has pleaded guilty in four of the cases.
It's "outrageously irresponsible" for celebrities like Jenny McCarthy to encourage parents not to immunize their children against potentially deadly diseases, Ontario Health Minister Deb Matthews said Wednesday.
Children with autism may find the "unconditional" love of the family dog a real help, a small new study finds.
More than 200 cases of the contagious viral illness, with more than 130 of those linked to Ohio State University, have been reported this year.
Pope Francis greets children that he invited on the popemobile during his weekly general audience in St. .
Tripping and falling at campfire sites are common causes of burns, particularly among children, according to Dr. Anthony Baldea, an assistant professor in the division of trauma, critical care and burns with the Loyola University Health System in Maywood, Ill.
Buffalo police say a woman was driving drunk with four children in her vehicle. Latrice D. Robinson, 31, allegedly sped past a stop sign on Bailey Avenue early Monday morning.
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St. Mary's Children's Hospital is one of only a handful of organizations around the country that is dedicated to providing intensive rehabilitation, specialized care, and education to children with special needs and life-limiting conditions.
Michael Jackson's mother and three children may be on the hook for $800,000 if they lose their appeal of the AEG wrongful death verdict, a judge ruled Monday.