Children

A new state law takes effect Monday that gives some legal protection to anyone who rescues a child from inside a hot vehicle.
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Joe DeStio
July 15, 2019 - 11:01 am
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) – A new state law takes effect Monday that gives some legal protection to anyone who rescues a child from inside a hot vehicle. Fifty-one children nationwide died last year from pediatric vehicular heatstroke, according to AAA East Central. “Sunshine streaming...
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An alert has gone out from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for physicians to be looking for symptoms of a rare but serious disease called Acute Flaccid Myelitis or AFM.
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Joe DeStio
July 10, 2019 - 2:40 pm
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) – An alert has gone out from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for physicians to be looking for symptoms of a rare but serious disease called Acute Flaccid Myelitis or AFM. It most commonly affects children. Symptoms may start with a cough or fever and...
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July 08, 2019 - 1:47 pm
GENEVA (AP) — The U.N.'s human rights chief has challenged Trump administration policies and said she is "appalled" by the conditions facing detained migrants and refugees in the United States. United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet said Monday that children should...
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May 10, 2019 - 3:48 pm
A new poll shows that Pennsylvania moms are some of the brightest in the nation!
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May 02, 2019 - 2:15 pm
A Connecticut state lawmaker says her children were threatened online by a person who opposes mandatory vaccinations for all school children
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April 09, 2019 - 3:27 pm
Facing bipartisan pushback, President Donald Trump said Tuesday he's not looking to revive the much-criticized practice of separating migrant children from their families at the southern border. At the same time, he suggested the policy had worked to deter migrants from coming into the U.S.
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March 21, 2019 - 1:12 pm
Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin said in a radio interview that he deliberately exposed his children to chickenpox so they would catch the highly contagious disease and become immune.
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March 18, 2019 - 2:06 pm
Melania Trump has chaired a White House meeting to learn more about youth programs at federal departments and agencies.
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November 05, 2018 - 12:40 pm
The nation's leading pediatricians' group has strengthened its advice against spanking and other physical punishment because of the potential for long-term harm.
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Shelby Cassesse
October 31, 2018 - 9:20 pm
The most recent mass shooting hit close to home, and kids might have questions
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