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Father surrenders after killing four children, two adults in Houston

Jul 10, 2014

Father surrenders after killing four children, two adults in Houston

Killed were two boys, ages 4 and 14; two girls, ages 7 and 9; a 39-year-old man and a 33-year-old woman. #World #US #NewsTracker #Shooting #Texas #children #spring #gunman #Gun control #houston #Gun laws in the US
US: Gunman kills six, including four children at home in Houston

Jul 10, 2014

US: Gunman kills six, including four children at home in Houston

A man involved in a domestic dispute opened fire at a suburban Houston home on Wednesday evening, killing six people, four of them children. #World #US #NewsTracker #Shooting #Texas #children #spring #gunman #houston #tragedy
Catholic church sexual abuse: Pope asks victims for forgiveness

Jul 08, 2014

Catholic church sexual abuse: Pope asks victims for forgiveness

Abuse victims and their advocates have long demanded that higher-ups be made to answer for the decades-long cover-ups of rape and molestation of youngsters in a scandal that has rocked the church and dismayed its worldwide flock of 1.2 billion. #World #NewsTracker #Rape #children #Catholic Church #Child sexual abuse #molestation #rapes #Pope Francis #bishops
Why banning junk food in schools isn't a bad idea

Jun 30, 2014

Why banning junk food in schools isn't a bad idea

A report on The Telegraph says that the women and child development ministry in India is mulling a ban on fried food in the cafetaria. They might also ban the sale of what is usually called junk food around the school. #Health #junk food #Chips #Junk Food in schools #Fries #Burgers #Deep fried foods #Junk food and children
Harsh Vardhan is wrong, Indian schools need sex education classes

Jun 29, 2014

Harsh Vardhan is wrong, Indian schools need sex education classes

What does sex education actually entail? What are the resources that a school has that cannot be offered informally? #Life #India #Sex #TheLongView #Education #Sex education #children #Schools #Harsh Vardhan #Union Health Minister #National Study on Child Abuse

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Harsh Vardhan is wrong, Indian schools need sex education classes

Jul 09, 2014

U.S. sued for not providing attorneys to children in immigration court

Immigrant advocacy groups sued the federal government on Wednesday for what they say is a failure to provide legal representation for immigrant children facing deportation...
Harsh Vardhan is wrong, Indian schools need sex education classes

Jul 10, 2014

Fleeing Gangs, Children Head to U.S. Border

An increase in gang-related killings of children is a key factor driving the surge of migration of young Central Americans to the United States...
Harsh Vardhan is wrong, Indian schools need sex education classes

Jul 10, 2014

6 killed, including 4 children, at suburban Houston home; suspect in custody after standoff

A man is in custody after police say he went on a shooting rampage at a suburban Houston home, killing four of his children and two adults and wounding his 15-year-old daughter critically...