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  1. Parental Consent; Parental NotificationRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Daily Kos

    ... half of pregnant teens who have a history of abuse report being assaulted during their pregnancy, most often by a family member. As the Supreme Court has recognized, "Mere notification of pregnancy is frequently a flashpoint for battering and ...


  2. In football they trust: Polynesians' pipeline to the American dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | WMDH-AM New Castle

    ... Cohn. For many Polynesian families, playing football is the road to a good education and way to support the entire family. Their names have filled college and NFL rosters in the last several decades. There have been more than 200 Polynesians who ...


  3. Why The North Will Vote Jonathan Again - PDPRead the original story w/Photo

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  4. Witnesses: Driver who hit teens is KCK activistRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | KMBC-TV

    Witnesses tell KMBC 9 News that the driver of car that hit four teenagers in Kansas City, Kansas, on Friday is a community activist. POLICE SAY BOTH PASSENGERS ON THE ATV WERE TRANSPORTED TO METRO HOSPITALS.


  5. a Casey Kasem's Kids Provide The LAPD With Documents Proving Their Father Was Abused By His WifeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Perez Hilton

    It's been months since radio legend Casey Kasem passed away, but sadly there is no rest for his family. Kasem's kids have been claiming all along that his wife, Jean Kasem was committing elder abuse and wasn't acting in his best interests.


  6. Non-profit helps deaf children learn about ChristianityRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Daily Herald

    They struggled to communicate with her. They struggled to find ways to help her.


  7. Wyoming lawmakers advance plan to raise dropout ageRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    The committee voted 6-3 Friday to send House Bill 198 to the House floor where it will undergo further debate. The legislation would require public school students to attend classes until they are 17 or have completed the 11th grade.


  8. Middleborough Public Library to host Throw-Back WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago |

    MIDDLEBORO - The Middleborough Public Library will be hosting a Throw-Back Weekend from Thursday, Feb. 19 through Sunday, Feb. 22. The weekend opens on Thursday at 6:30 pm with “The Golden Days of Television.” Before Cable, HD and huge flat screens, before color TVs and remote controls, television was grainy and black and white but it was never-the-less wonderful.


  9. How Do I Help My Parents Prepare For Long Term Care?Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago |

    ... In 2012, for example, nursing home care averaged $74,800 a year, according to a report by the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Meanwhile, assisted living facilities averaged $39,500 per year, and home-health services averaged $21 per hour. More ...


  10. Sen. McAuliffe helps turn heart-stopping tragedy becomes political tour-de-forceRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Kirkland Reporter

    ... to the chest also have been known to cause it in individuals without pre-existing heart conditions. Although his family didn't know it at the time, Nicholas suffered a disease that causes the heart's muscle tissue to thicken without any obvious ...


  11. More stories ...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Chicago Parent

    When it's too cold in Chicago for garage sales, thrifty parents turn to consignment sales to purge their no-longer-used kid-clutter and make a little extra cash! Read... In the wake of the cheating scandal in the NFL, one Chicago mom is reexamining how she teaches her sons about integrity. Read... Keep an eye out for Madeline, Goldilocks and maybe even a certain ice queen at the Downtown Downers Grove Ice Festival.


  12. Mattel 4Q results disappoint on soft Barbie, American Girl sales; CEO vows revitalizationRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Hometown Annapolis

    Slumping sales of Barbie did little to bring a happy holiday to her maker, Mattel Inc. Mattel's fourth-quarter earnings release Friday drilled down into the details of a weak performance that led to the resignation of its chairman and CEO. Barbie sales fell 12 percent, though that wasn't as bad as the third quarter's 21 percent drop.


  13. Murder trial in the case of Etan Patz beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    The first child to appear on the milk carton Etan Patz disappeared 35 years ago from a New York City neighborhood. Etan Patz disappearance shook parents across the nation to the reality of a safe America for kids.


  14. Estremera: Disposable cups, disposable livesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sun-Star

    WHY is it that you see Philippine teams that are manned by half-Caucasians?" Father Franco Uros, who runs an organic farm and food processing center cum outdoor restaurant in Buda challenged us as we were chomping on his pasta and pizza. Grassroots development for them is hunting for fully-honed players with a drop of Filipino blood in them in some country abroad.


  15. BWW Reviews: Austin Opera's Star-Crossed Lovers Shine in ROMEO & JULIETRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    On Saturday night, I was treated to the most exquisite production of Austin Opera's ROMEO & JULIET. Upon taking my seat, I opened the program to the Stage Director's notes.


  16. Woman who grew up on the streets now feels like a 'valued member of society'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Edmonton Journal

    She often slept curled inside her jacket on the cold cement in parkades and building stairwells off Jasper Avenue, taking shifts with other homeless youth so they could watch over one another. When White became homeless in 2005, she worried about where to sleep and what to eat.


  17. Gender identity is innate in transgender...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | RedOrbit

    In contrast to the commonly-held belief that transgender children are confused or subject to peer pressure, a new University of Washington study indicates that those youngsters have deeply-held gender identities that remain consistent over a variety of different measures. The new research, which was led by UW psychological scientist Kristina Olson and appears in the Association for Psychological Science journal Psychological Science , is believed to be one of the first to explore gender identity in transgender children using implicit measures that are less susceptible to modification than self-report measures.


  18. Back to schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    There is always a noticeable change in energy when school starts back in Maketu. The smell of midweek barbecues down by the beach no longer lingers in the late evening air, the sound of twilight laughter coming from the children playing spotlight on warm summer nights is replaced by humming cicadas.


  19. Doe Porn Make People More Likely To Engage In Unsafe Sexual Behaviors?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Scientific Blogging

    Risky sexual behaviors such as casual sex, lack of condom use and a high number of sexual partners have been linked to poor health outcomes, including obviously an increased incidence of sexually transmitted infections, in the effects part of the psychological sex equation, but what causes that risky behavior? Evolutionary psychologists have one explanation while other psychologists have a different one while most of culture has an explanation different than both.


  20. Bradley's 'Caught in the Net' puts the fun back into bigamyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Presented by The Theatre of Northeastern Connecticut at The Bradley Playhouse. 30 Front S. Putnam, Conn.