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41 min ago | KUT-FM Austin

Who Are The Kids Of The Migrant Crisis?

Volunteers such as this woman - who's with a group that calls itself "Las Patronas" - throws bags of food and water to migrants in Veracruz, Mexico, who are headed toward the U.S.-Mexico border.


Related Topix: Family, World News, Mexico,

4 hrs ago | Lamar Daily News

Kelsey Grammer welcomes ... Kelsey Grammer

Kelsey Grammer hit the half-dozen kids mark on Tuesday with the birth of his son with wife Kayte, Access Hollywood reported Thursday.


Related Topix: Frasier, Transformers: Age of Extinction, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Kelsey Grammer, Family, New York

6 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

More than 500 migrant kids sent to Pennsylvania

More than 500 migrant children among the tens of thousands who have flooded the southern U.S. border are being housed in Pennsylvania, attracting a visit from some members of Congress and at least one tea-party protest.


Related Topix: US Politics, Jim Gerlach, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Patrick Meehan, Pennsylvania, Family

11 hrs ago | WECT-TV Wilmington

Parents of obese kids often view them as healthy

Parents of obese children often don't view their kids as unhealthy or recognize the health consequences of excess weight or inactivity, according to a new study.


Related Topix: Family, Pediatrics, Medicine, UC San Diego

12 hrs ago | KFVS12

Many obese U.S. kids think they're thinner than they are

Many obese and overweight American children and teens look in the mirror and tell themselves their weight is fine, U.S. health officials reported Wednesday.


Related Topix: Family, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Life, Food, New York University, Nutrition

16 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

Durham mom says she didn't try to give away kids on Craigslist

A homeless, single mother of five in Durham says an ad she posted on Craigslist, in which she asked for someone to "take her five kids," was not what it seemed.


Related Topix: Family

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Mom accused of leaving kids in car to visit casino

Phaley Nget, 37, of Oakland was arrested Sunday after officers found the children, ages 2 and 3, alone in the car parked near Casino 580 in Livermore, Officer Traci Rebiejo said Wednesday.


Related Topix: Family

Bing Crosby's kids recall dad's duet with Bowie

David Bowie's duet with Bing Crosby on the entertainer's 1977 Christmas television special left an indelible impression on Crosby's teenage children.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, White Christmas, Musical Movies, Bing Crosby, Jazz, Celebrities, David Bowie, Pop/Rock, Family


More than 320 migrant kids placed in Connecticut

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says more than 320 of the thousands of immigrant children who've streamed across the U.S. border have so far been placed in Connecticut.


Related Topix: Family, New Haven, CT

The Labradorian

Viking Voyage: Clayton Colbourne is on his home turf

Born and raised in L'Anse aux Meadows, N.L., Clayton Colbourne is now an interpreter for the site with Parks Canada.


Related Topix: Canada, World News, Family

KCRA-TV Sacramento

Spanking the gray matter out of our kids

How to discipline the next generation is a hotly debated topic. In 2012, a national survey showed more than half of women and three-quarters of men in the United States believe a child sometimes needs a "good hard spanking."


Related Topix: Family, Autos

ABC News

Study: Many Heavy Kids Think They're Normal Weight

Nearly a third of children in a national survey didn't have an accurate idea of their own weight - most of them heavy or obese children who viewed themselves as normal.


Related Topix: Family, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Town Talk

Many kids don't have a realistic take on their weight

Nearly one-third of U.S. children and adolescents are obese or overweight, but many don't realize that they fall into that category.


Related Topix: Family, Life, Food, Nutrition, Nebraska

KURB-FM Little Rock

Kate Hudson Says She May Never Legally Marry Her Fiance

The Wish I Was Here actress stopped by The View on Monday to talk about her unconventional family and why it works.


Related Topix: Family, Chris Robinson, Pop/Rock

Detroit Free Press

Pontiac dad accused of driving drunk with kids in the car

A Pontiac man is expected to be formally charged this morning with driving drunk with his small children in the car.


Related Topix: Pontiac, MI, Family, Oakland County, MI

WKYC-TV Cleveland

'Tykester' helps parents keep tabs on kids from miles away'Tykester'...

A handy mobile app called "Tykester" helps busy parents keep tabs on their kids from miles away by connecting moms and dads with daycare providers to receive real-time information and photos of their children.


Related Topix: Family

Times Herald

Study: Michigan child poverty up, teen deaths down

A Head Start volunteer helps a child brush her teeth at Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church at 2080 W. Grand Blvd. in Detroit on Wednesday, March 13, 2013.


Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Family

Cybercast News Service

2008 law unexpectedly at center of border debate

Sen. Dianne Feinstein recalls turning on her television and seeing a young Chinese girl crying before a judge, without even an interpreter to help her after surviving a harrowing journey to the U.S. That was the genesis of a law six years ago that is now at the center of an immigration crisis at the nation's Southern border.


Related Topix: Dianne Feinstein, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Family, Republican, Lindsey Graham, Robert Menendez, US House of Representatives

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Study: 1 in 4 Oklahoma kids live in poverty

The 25th annual Kids Count report released Tuesday by the Baltimore-based Annie E. Casey Foundation ranked Oklahoma 39th in 16 indicators across four areas: economic well-being, education, health and family and community.


Related Topix: Family

Daily World

Child poverty rates on the increase

Child poverty rates in the U.S. are on the rise, but health and education trends are showing improvements-including teen pregnancy reaching a historic low, according to the annual KIDS COUNT Data Book by the Annie E. Casey Foundation.


Related Topix: Family