News on Kids continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
3 hrs ago | KIMA
A drunk driver did not deserve "execution" by a Texas father accused of taking the law into his own hands in a fit of rage over the killing of his two sons in a wreck, a prosecutor told jurors on Tuesday.
Jim Parsons takes the Ice Bucket Challenge (August 17, 2014)
This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose
Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?
This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.
7 hrs ago | Philly.com
Exercise and brainpower in children may not seem closely related, but a small new study hints that fitness may supercharge kids' minds.
10 hrs ago | North County Public Radio
New York's attorney general has told 46 thrift shops to stop selling children's garments with drawstrings, clothing prohibited in New York since 2003.
15 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas
A New York City woman visiting her parents in Massachusetts is being hailed as a hero for rescuing two children strapped in a stroller after they had fallen into a reservoir.
16 hrs ago | The Island Packet
We test them almost to death, we make them play sports till their arms fall off and their knees implode.
And they all continued in amazement and great perplexity, saying to one another, "What does this mean?" But others were mocking and saying, "They are full of sweet wine."
Mrs. Doubtfire star Mara Wilson was too devastated last week to talk about the death of her on-screen father, Robin Williams.
That's according to rules set by the state Department of Human Services. The state's welfare drug-testing law was supposed to take effect July 1, but that was delayed after advocates for low-income families said the agency originally proposed administrative rules that were harsher than the law itself.
There is a reason why when people post pictures of themselves during their middle school years on Facebook for "Throw Back Thursday," we all stop and take notice.
The former U.S. senator from Vermont who in 2001 tipped control of the Senate when he quit the Republican Party to become an independent has died.
Doctors are still struggling to find effective ways to convince wary parents of the importance of vaccinating their infant children.
The Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina is receiving a grant to help it feed children on weekends and during school breaks.
Disabilities among U.S. children have increased slightly, with a bigger rise in mental and developmental problems in those from wealthier families, a 10-year analysis found.
It's referred to informally among teachers and parents as the back-to-school plague - when the classroom at the start of a new school year is a hot zone for germs.
Sometime in elementary school, you quit counting your fingers and just know the answer.
For three of Rob and Paulette Montelone's five kids, spending the summer surfing is more than just a fun activity.
"You film it and then you watch how much you progress. I've become a whole different person.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 08:22 pm
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC