Save California has launched a radio and web campaign urging parents to keep their kids out of school during Harvey Milk Day observations. In 2009 then-Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger signed the bill designating May 22nd as a "special day of recognition" in California. Show More Summary
Adults are really good at understanding the thoughts of others. Children -- not so much. Rebecca Saxe tells us the part of the brain responsible for thinking about others' minds reaches maximum growth during adulthood.
Father accused of murdering 6-week-old son Man arrested after 6-week-old infant’s ‘non-accidental’ death Man arrested in 6-week-old baby’s death Suspect in infant death has prior record Joel Asuncion
Her Parents From: John Peels Dreams, United Kingdom With their wit, humour and the odd dash of vitriol noisy art punks Her Parents are the sort of band that would have been a permanent feature in John Peel's Festive Fifty. These refugees...Show More Summary
It’s prom season, and for every parent with a teenager not self-assured enough to take itself out for an Evil Dead/The Big Wedding double-feature at the local cineplex instead of attending a chaperoned night of slow-jam hugging in aShow More Summary
To paraprhase John Lennon, "Drug War is Over (If You Want It)." But even as a majority of Americans believe pot should be reated like booze and beer, Colorado and Washington state move forward with full legalization, and Illinois prepares...Show More Summary
It seems that the world of Weird News is filled with bikinis, weenies and roots that look like Homer Simpson. Teacher Olivia Sprauer may have been... Read more: Victoria James, Bad Parenting, Wakeboarding Westies, Anatomical Wonders,...Show More Summary
Economic Prospects for the Long Run Chairman Ben S. Bernanke At Bard College at Simon’s Rock, Great Barrington, Massachusetts May 18, 2013 • 29 KB PDF Let me start by congratulating the graduates and their parents. The word “graduate” comes from the Latin word for “step.” Graduation from college is only one step on...Read More
Heavy D's brother is seeking control of the late rapper's estate -- what's left of it -- via an old will that earmarks nothing for D's 13-year-old daughter, parents or other siblings... according to documents obtained by TMZ.Floyd Myers, D's…
Kids take their cues from parents. What message are you projecting?
Ads by Project Wonderful! Your ad could be here, right now. Curtis, 5/19/13 I confess that baby-talk drives me nuts, even when spoken by parents to children or by actual babies — don’t get me started on adults using it with one another. I stay away from the otherwise appealing Mutts to avoid that damn lishping cat, or dog, I don’t know, I don’t care, I [...]Show More Summary
New Mexico health officials are urging parents to tell children not to handle wild animals.The warning comes after a bat found in northeast Albuquerque tested positive for rabies. A number of children were reportedly near the bat and...Show More Summary
Readers — Please spread the word, especially to nervous parents: If 2013 keeps going the way it has BEEN going, crime-wise, we are about to experience the LOWEST MURDER RATE SINCE 1906. That’s according to Rick Nevin, an economic consultant and anti-lead activist. (See his chart, below.) THE LOWEST MURDER RATE in OVER A CENTURY? Yes [...]
Highly religious individuals are most likely to hold up traditional models of marriage despite the financial costs involved, including the loss of income when one parent cares full time for children.
Here's one that falls into the category of "Things Nobody Tells You Before Kids" -- Being a parent requires tremendous stamina. Seriously, if someone had...
There's a witchhunt against Florida teen Kaitlyn Hunt, her parents claim. read more
About 100 people, including local teachers, parents and students, marched Saturday morning on the South Side in protest of the proposed closing of 54 schools.
WICHITA, Kansas (Reuters) - Sometime on Sunday morning, a Pennsylvania high school student will be presented with the keys to a black Honda Civic just for going to a party after the school's annual prom dance. In Roanoke, Virginia, one...Show More Summary