Carlsbad third-grader named national ambassador for children's cancer charity
CARLSBAD, Calif. — Micah Bernstein may be 9 years old, but he speaks with the articulation, introspection and vocabulary of a pre-med student.That’s because the Carlsbad third-grader has spent most of...
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Helsinki described as ideal city for raising children in new world ranking
The Finnish capital is ranked first in the world's cities for having a family, according to a study performed by Movinga and published by the Daily Mail. Parental leave, educational quality, healthcar...
Editorial: Parents who cheat for their children actually cheat, yes, their children
As a freshman at the University of Southern California last year, Matteo Sloane surely never imagined making the 2 1/2-hour drive from Los Angeles up U.S. 101 to visit his father at the federal prison...
Cops join anti-polio drive in Maguindanao
Police authorities in the Bangsamoro region actively participated in the rollout of “Sabayang Patak Kontra Polio” by acting as “bakunador” to children who traveled with their parents and stopped at ch...
Philippines Daily Inquirer
Vulnerable children of Basilan, Sulu and Tawi-Tawi to receive additional protection from polio
THE World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef) continue their support to the Department of Health (DOH) in the remote islands of Basilan, Sulu and Tawi-Tawi (BaSulTa) ...
Who’s afraid of the big bad wolf? Not Rami, the Saudi who has seven as pets
AL-JOUF: Guests visiting Rami Al-Sarhan’s home in Al-Jouf are understandably concerned when he asks if they would like to stroke the family pets.These “pets” are not Tiddles the cat and Fido the dog —...
In Photos: Taal unrest leaves children homeless
In Photos: Taal unrest leaves children homelessFranco Luna(Philstar.com) – January 22, 2020 – 12:38pmMANILA, Philippines — A global child welfare organization has expressed concern over the displaceme...
Building dreams amid nature
By Yang Feiyue | China Daily | Updated: 2020-01-22 10:43He was particularly impressed by how children under 5 years of age would sleep next to one another in the fields in freezing weather. He also ad...
Panamanian village sleepless with fear after ritual killings
Altos del Terrón (Panamá) (AFP) - A week after six children and a pregnant woman were sacrificed in a brutal religious ritual, the inhabitants of a remote village in northwestern Panama fear they migh...
Dutch farm dad 'beat bad spirits out of kids'
The Hague (AFP) - A Dutchman isolated six of his children in a remote farmhouse from birth and beat them to drive out "bad spirits," prosecutors told a court on Tuesday.Gerrit Jan van D., 67, subjecte...