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Four children killed, 11 injured after train hits French school bus
Four children killed, 11 injured after train hits French school busPARIS — A regional train hit a school bus on a crossing in southern France on Thursday, killing four children and critically injuring 11 other people on the bus, the French interior ministry said. Photos from the scene tweeted by a local television ...read more
Source: NBC News
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 19:30:00 GMT
France Millas train crash: Children killed as bus cut in two
France Millas train crash: Children killed as bus cut in twoA train and a school bus have collided near Perpignan in southern France, leaving at least four children dead and many other people injured. Twenty people were injured and 11 of them were in a critical condition, after the crash on a level crossing between ...read more
Source: BBC News
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 19:51:00 GMT
4 Children Killed as School Bus and Train Collide in France
4 Children Killed as School Bus and Train Collide in France(PARIS) — A school bus and a regional train collided in southern France on Thursday, killing four children and critically injuring seven other people on the bus, the French interior ministry said. Photos from the scene tweeted by a local television ...read more
Source: TIME
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 19:43:00 GMT
Millions of Children Could Lose Health Coverage Starting Next Month
Millions of Children Could Lose Health Coverage Starting Next MonthLawmakers have yet to renew federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program, also known as CHIP, which insures nearly nine million children in low-income families. Most states will run out of money in the next few months if Congress does not act.read more
Source: New York Times
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 18:38:00 GMT
Michigan police probe remains of 3 children found in Montana
Michigan police probe remains of 3 children found in MontanaLANSING, Mich. – Michigan State Police are investigating whether the remains of three children found in Montana could be linked to the 2010 disappearance of three Michigan brothers. The bones and teeth of three children were found in September in a shed ...read more
Source: Fox News
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 17:58:00 GMT
Meeting an octopus with children's book author Jan Brett
Meeting an octopus with children's book author Jan BrettGilligan the octopus was putting on a show, and her aquarist was delighted. “We can’t make any promises with an octopus,” said Angelina Komatovich, who takes care of the giant Pacific octopus at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach. “Most of ...read more
Source: Los Angeles Times
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 20:05:00 GMT
U. of C. medical students rally for Congress to renew children's health insurance program
U. of C. medical students rally for Congress to renew children's health insurance programUniversity of Chicago medical students had a message for Chicagoans on Thursday: Congress is putting children’s health at risk by not renewing a children’s health insurance program. More than 50 medical students and others gathered at Federal Plaza on ...read more
Source: Chicago Tribune
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 20:10:00 GMT
Australia failed children, national sex abuse inquiry says
Australia failed children, national sex abuse inquiry saysSydney (AFP) - Australian institutions "seriously failed" children in their care over decades with tens of thousands sexually abused, the final report from a five-year inquiry said Friday, calling it a "national tragedy". The government ordered the Royal ...read more
Source: Yahoo News
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 20:01:00 GMT
Four children die as train hits school bus in southwestern France
Four children die as train hits school bus in southwestern FranceFour children have died after a train and a school bus collided outside the town of Perpignan in southwestern France, according to the interior ministry. The collision occurred at 4pm local time on Thursday afternoon on a railway crossing at the small ...read more
Source: Daily Telegraph
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:04:00 GMT
4 children dead after school bus, train crash in France
4 children dead after school bus, train crash in FranceDec. 14 (UPI) --Four children were killed and 19 are reported injured after a school bus collided with train Thursday in southern France. France's interior ministry said all of the injured were children from the bus, between the ages of 8 and 17.read more
Source: United Press International
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 12:33:00 GMT