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Tigers' Matthew Boyd supporting home in Uganda to 'let children have a childhood'
Tigers' Matthew Boyd supporting home in Uganda to 'let children have a childhood'DETROIT -- When the baseball season is over, Detroit Tigers pitcher Matthew Boyd and his wife Ashley will board a flight to Africa to spend a few weeks with the children of Kingdom Home, a refuge for ...read more
Source: MLive
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:26:00 GMT
Senate investigation says 1,500 migrant children 'lost' in U.S. system
Senate investigation says 1,500 migrant children 'lost' in U.S. systemSept. 19 (UPI) --U.S. officials have lost track of nearly 1,500 migrant children this year, prompting a Senate investigation and concerns the children could be sold into trafficking. An estimated 11,2...read more
Source: Upi.com
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 05:54:00 GMT
Ochsner's center for children with disabilities opens on Jefferson Highway
Ochsner's center for children with disabilities opens on Jefferson HighwayOchsner Health System has opened a new center on its Jefferson Highway campus to treat children with developmental disorders and physical delays such as autism, spina bifida, muscular dystrophy and AD...read more
Source: NOLA.com
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:26:00 GMT
Yom Kippur, a children's bike festival on Israel's deserted roads
Yom Kippur, a children's bike festival on Israel's deserted roadsJERUSALEM (Reuters) - Yom Kippur, the holiest day in the Jewish calendar, is a time when many non-regular Israeli synagogue-goers take time to pray. It is also an annual opportunity for children to ri...read more
Source: Reuters
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 08:47:00 GMT
Group to study whether DuPage Children's Museum will fit into 5th Avenue plan in Naperville
Group to study whether DuPage Children's Museum will fit into 5th Avenue plan in NapervilleDuPage Children’s Museum — should it stay or should it go? That’s a question a city committee will examine over the next 60 days, the Naperville City Council decided Tuesday. The yet-to-be-appointed g...read more
Source: Chicago Tribune
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 08:28:00 GMT
Children allegedly given melatonin in Pennsylvania preschool
Children allegedly given melatonin in Pennsylvania preschoolA Pennsylvania preschool has been shut down after workers allegedly gave children the popular sleep aid melatonin. WJAC's Dillon Richards reports.Sep.19.2018read more
Source: NBC News
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:40:00 GMT
DCS report: 59 children died from abuse and neglect in 2016, most deaths were in Marion County
DCS report: 59 children died from abuse and neglect in 2016, most deaths were in Marion CountyINDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – After months of delays, the Indiana Department of Child Services released a report detailing the latest number of child deaths due to abuse and neglect in the state.read more
Source: FOX59 News
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 08:18:00 GMT
Report: 1 million more children at risk as conditions worsen in Yemen
Report: 1 million more children at risk as conditions worsen in YemenSept. 19 (UPI) --A nongovernmental child advocacy organization warned Wednesday that about 1 million more children are now at risk of famine as conditions worsen in war-torn Yemen. Britain-based Save ...read more
Source: Upi.com
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 05:58:00 GMT
They put microchips in their employees. Now this company is helping parents track their children.
They put microchips in their employees. Now this company is helping parents track their children.News headlines about school shootings, missing persons cases and random acts of violence can leave people feeling like the threat of chaos is ever-present. That can also explain why, for some parents, ...read more
Source: The Washington Post
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 08:22:00 GMT
A day care owner medicated children and kept them tied to car seats in her closet, police say
A day care owner medicated children and kept them tied to car seats in her closet, police sayA Texas day care owner is accused of medicating small children, strapping them to car seats using ligatures tied around their necks and keeping them in a dark closet in her home, authorities said.read more
Source: The Virginian-Pilot
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 08:32:00 GMT
JR Smith Releases 'HoopSmiths' Children's Book for Cavaliers SG's Charity
JR Smith Releases 'HoopSmiths' Children's Book for Cavaliers SG's CharityCleveland Cavaliers guard JR Smith is a former Sixth Man of the Year and an NBA champion on the basketball court. Off it, he can now add "author" to his resume. As ESPN's Dave McMenamin points out ...read more
Source: Bleacher Report
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:34:00 GMT
BWW Review: Life Springs Eternal in Nashville Children's Theatre's TUCK EVERLASTING
BWW Review: Life Springs Eternal in Nashville Children's Theatre's TUCK EVERLASTINGErnie Nolan and his stellar crew of theatrical collaborators at Nashville Children's Theatre once again prove their mettle with a production worthy of adulation and acclaim, thanks to their world prem...read more
Source: BroadwayWorld
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:16:00 GMT