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31 min ago | New York Daily News

De Blasio honors heroic firefighters who saved kids from Brooklyn blaze

The mayor said the story of the first responders who saved brothers Darian, 8, and Tremaine, 5, and Trevele, 4, in East New York is 'one that makes people feel very good about being a New Yorker.'


Related Topix: Family, New York, New York Government, Fire

4 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Official: Dallas county will not house immigrant children

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins says his county won't take in any immigrant children crossing the Texas border illegally, a reversal of his earlier offer to house as many as 2,000 kids.


Related Topix: Texas, Family

8 hrs ago |

Colorado considers a new look for edible pot

Edible marijuana comes with all kinds of warning labels in Colorado. But once those pot brownies and gummy bears are out of the package, they can look identical to straight-laced treats.


Related Topix: Colorado, Colorado Government, Marijuana, Baked Goods, Life, Dessert, Food, Brownies, Family

Thu Jul 31, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Government website can jump start back-to-school preparations

Summer's all but over, and around the country, kids are heading back to school and parents are scurrying to prepare.


Related Topix: Family, Computers


Chris Pratt To Visit Sick Kids As Star-Lord

Actor Chris Pratt plans to visit sick children while dressed as his superhero character from new movie "Guardians of the Galaxy" after taking his costume home when the cameras stopped rolling.


Related Topix: Guardians of the Galaxy, Family, Chris Pratt, Entertainment

The Modesto Bee

Congress cooperates _ and fights _ as recess nears

Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., the Senate Democratic Policy Committee chairman, is surrounded by reporters as he emerges from a caucus luncheon at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, July 29, 2014.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Chuck Schumer, US Senate, Family, Strategic Defense Initiative, Barack Obama, US House of Representatives, Representative Jackie Speier, Democrat

North County Public Radio

Cuomo: speed up medical pot for kids with epilepsy

New York's governor wants to speed up the implementation of the state's new medical marijuana law to help children with epilepsy get medication more quickly.


Related Topix: Family, Marijuana


Voices: Deportation policy could define Obama legacy

You saw it this week outside the White House, when undocumented immigrants picketed to demand Obama listen to their views as he finalizes a highly anticipated overhaul of the nation's deportation system.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, Representative Michele Bachmann, US House of Representatives, Family

Windsor Beacon

Who's watching the kids when parents get arrested?

The Justice Department and police officials across the nation are directing their agencies to deal with thousands of children who are left behind following the arrests of parents, from surprise raids at family homes to roadside traffic stops.


Related Topix: Family, Drug Enforcement Administration

Wed Jul 30, 2014


Immigration leads Arizona governor's race issues

One candidate called for sending National Guard troops and to build fences on the U.S.-Mexico border in Texas to stem the tide of immigrants, and forwarding the bill to President Barack Obama.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Arizona, US National Guard, US Military, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Family

KWNN-FM Stockton

Josh Murray Is Ready for Kids with Andi Dorfman

Bachelorette star Andi Dorfman and Josh Murray just announced their engagement, but the groom-to-be is already thinking about starting a family.


Related Topix: Family, Wedding

The Modesto Bee

Mom accused of leaving kids in car faces charges

Phaley Nget of Oakland was arrested July 20 after police found her daughters, ages 2 and 3, locked inside a car while she gambled at Livermore's Casino 580.


Related Topix: Family, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law


Luke Bryan Announces Sixth Annual Farm Tour

Luke Bryan continues to help kids from rural families in the Southeast get an education.


Related Topix: Family, Knoxville, TN

The News Tribune

Theater apologizes after kids see 'Sex Tape' clips

In a statement to The Augusta Chronicle , Nunley said managers addressed concerns of movie patrons and sincerely apologized for what he called an unfortunate event.


Related Topix: Family, Celebrities, Cameron Diaz, Knoxville, TN

10 guilty in fire deaths of 94 Indian school kids

Press Trust of India says those found guilty of charges such as culpable homicide and endangerment include the primary school's owner, his wife, the head mistress, the meal planner and the cook.


Related Topix: Family, India, World News

Cybercast News Service

Trafficking bust reveals worries over missing kids

When FBI agents and police officers fanned out across the country last month in a weeklong effort to rescue child sex trafficking victims, they pulled minors as young as 11 from hotel rooms, truck stops and homes.


Related Topix: Family

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Windsor Beacon

Ind. governor: Return migrants kids to families

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence sent a letter Tuesday to President Barack Obama , urging that the 245 unaccompanied Central American children living in Indiana "be returned expeditiously to their home countries to be reunited with their families."


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Pence, Senator Dan Coats, US Senate, Indiana, Family, US Governors, Barack Obama

KREM-TV Spokane

Map: See where immigrant kids find temporary shelter

For the 40,000 children who travelled thousands of miles without their parents on a harrowing migration to the U.S. from Central America, the goal was typically the same: a home with a parent or relative who had already made the journey.


Related Topix: Family

The Island Packet

Poll: Immigration concerns rise with tide of kids

Yet most Americans now say U.S. law should be changed so they can be sent home quickly, without a deportation hearing.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, Family, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Barack Obama


Poll: Immigration concerns rise with tide of kids

A new Associated Press-GfK poll finds two-thirds of Americans now say illegal immigration is a serious problem for the country, a figure that's up 14 points since May. Fifty-one percent of Americans support changing U.S. law so that all children apprehended when entering the country illegally are treated the same as those from Mexico or Canada, who ... (more)


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Family, Illegal Immigration, US News