Shootings kill or injure at least 19 US children each day, with boys, teenagers and blacks most at risk, according to a government study that paints a bleak portrait of persistent violence.
Study: Shootings kill or injure 19 US children each day
Data breaches. Identity theft. Bank fraud. Every week, we read a fearsome new headline about cybercrime.
How to delete yourself from Internet
A recall of a drug used to treat critically ill patients has prompted some Canadian health authorities to begin rationing it for only the most serious cases.
Health Canada raises concern over shortage of drug used for numerous conditions
Exposure to passive smoking in childhood significantly increased the risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis in adult smokers, a study has showed.
Smoking around your kids can put them at increased risk of arthritis
For at least a minute or two, they shared a normal mother-and-daughter embrace. But then a door slammed in the background, a heavy metal door, with a weight that said this was anything but normal.
Helping kids with incarcerated parents
Bakita Juma doesn’t like to think about her dead parents because it makes her cry. The slender teenager would rather focus on the woman whom aid officials recently chose to raise her and her siblings on a small piece of earth in what has become the world’s largest refugee settlement.
South Sudan fighting sends scores of children to refugee sites
All across America, preparations are underway for high school graduation. It’s a glorious time, representing both a milestone and a gateway to adulthood.
US school system fails to produce education equality
Here's some compelling evidence that Americans have become a sedentary bunch: Research suggests that the average teen is no more active than the average 60-year-old.
Research suggests US teens as inactive as 60-year-olds
Almost 80 percent of respondents support more or even much more spending on education, whereas only 20 percent would support more spending on defense policy.
Education a top priority
Housing refugees of Middle East conflicts:
Prolonged conflicts in the Middle East have led to a deadly humanitarian crisis, with as many as 17.5 million people displaced in Syria, Iraq and Yemen.
Where will they go?

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