Police say the boy took his parents' car without permission and drove 11 miles to a nearby city to shop at a convenience store
EAST MOLINE (WQAD) -- A United Township High School social studies teacher has been removed from the classroom while district officials investigate complaints made against him for publishing a Tweet some students, parents and faculty found offensive. Show More Summary
Jennifer Lehr recently published a piece in the Wall Street Journal that ruffled my feathers. Titled, "The Wrong Way to Speak to Children," Lehr's essential argument is that when we do things such as reminding our children to say thank you, we're encouraging their compliance and taking away their autonomy. Show More Summary
Leah Messer has been accused of everything from bad parenting to drug use during the past few seasons of Teen Mom 2 and now, she seems to be back in the same boat. After traveling to an Arizona rehab center in 2015, where she claimed to be addressing anxiety and depression, Leah Messer claimed to... Show More Summary
Snapchat may or may not become mobile television for younger generations. But the app's parent, Snap Inc., which appears to be on the cusp of an IPO, wants TV advertisers to think about it that way and spend their money accordingly. Today,...Show More Summary
CHICAGO (WGN) -- Police say a 10-year-old boy is back home safe after the car he was sitting in was stolen. It happened before 6 a.m. Tuesday at Armitage and Kildare in the Hermosa neighborhood. The boy told WGN he got in his parents' car, put the keys in the ignition and was waiting for them, when a boy and girl got in and took off. Show More Summary
As the white mother to a black son, I am constantly searching for media and products that promote representation. I want my son to see himself reflected in the TV shows we watch, the books we read, and the toys we play with. Often, that...Show More Summary
The parents of formerly conjoined twins took a much-needed sigh of relief — two of them.
(Reuters Health) - Smartphone applications paired with sensors to monitor babies' vital signs may appeal to parents anxious to make sure infants sleep safely through the night, but there's no medical evidence proving these products work, a new paper suggests.
Charity Grace LeBlanc is a die-hard yogi. But what makes this mom so unique is that her young children are just as obsessed with yoga as she is, and their family poses are nothing short of OM-azing. Although some parents struggle with...Show More Summary
On Sep. 23, 2015, Jourdan and Matt Moore welcomed their twin son and daughter, Jaxson and Cadence. The babies were born four months early and went on to spend over three months in the NICU. The experience was difficult for the Moores to say the least, but now the twins are healthy and thriving at home. Show More Summary
What appears to be an earnest attempt to simplify the complicated process of adoption has a lot of people up in arms. Adoptly launched a Kickstarter campaign last week to create a mobile app to connect prospective parents with adoptable children. Show More Summary
Perhaps taking a cue from Kate Middleton and Prince William, “blood princesses” Eugenie and Beatrice, along with their parents Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson, recently sent out some unusual thank you cards. Included in the cards were some not so royal, yet adorable, selfie photos of the princesses and their parents. Show More Summary
FROM FORMULA1.COM Liberty Media Corporation and Delta Topco, the parent company of Formula 1, announced today that Liberty Media has completed its previously announced acquisition of F1, the iconic global motorsports business, from a consortium of sellers. F1 has appointed Chase Carey as Chief Executive Officer of F1, in addition to his existing role as Chairman, [...]
There is little evidence that physiological baby monitors benefit infants or parents, caution medical experts from the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
On Sunday morning, I woke up to a text from my dad: “Fucking amazing. So glad we did it together.” Just a few hours before on Saturday, I held hands with my mother, father, cousin and friend and walked the streets of our nation’s capital...Show More Summary
A bill proposed by a Texas state representative would make abortion a felony in Texas, with no exceptions for rape or incest. Texas Bill Would Make Abortion a Felony is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
The days are long but the years are short is one of the truest sayings for parents of young children, and that truth rolls over into how quickly it feels like five years passes in regards to renewing your child’s United States passport. Show More Summary
It sounds simple and harmless--an electronic sensor attached to a baby's sock that monitors vital signs and alerts parents on their smart phones if, for instance, an infant's oxygen saturation level drops. But pediatric experts argue that such devices may cause undue alarm to parents, with no evidence of medical benefits, especially to healthy babies.
(Children's Hospital of Philadelphia) It sounds simple and harmless -- an electronic sensor attached to a baby's sock that monitors vital signs and alerts parents on their smart phones if, for instance, an infant's oxygen saturation level drops. Show More Summary