- Babies behind bars: Should moms do time with their newborns? Updated: May-25-16 9:44 am
BEDFORD HILLS, New York - Jennifer Dumas sits on a sofa, her smiling 6-month-old girl on her lap. The room is full of bright toys and children's books. A rainbow-colored activity mat is on the floor, and Winnie the Pooh is painted on the walls.
- Immigrant mothers: Detention center harmful to kids Updated: May-13-16 7:10 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - Texas detention centers for families caught illegally crossing the southern U.S. border are more like jails that have sickened kids, affected their mental health and put them in danger, a group of immigrant mothers testified Friday.
- The Latest: Hearing on detention centers to resume June 1 Updated: May-13-16 6:52 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - The Latest on a court hearing on issuing child care licenses to immigrant detention centers in Texas. (all times local):
- Mississippi toddler dies after being left in her mom's car Updated: May-11-16 8:18 pm
GLUCKSTADT, Mississippi - A 2-year-old girl has been found dead inside her mother's car at a Mississippi daycare.
- Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapers Updated: May-10-16 10:01 am
The (Fort Wayne) Journal Gazette. May 6, 2016
- How single mothers juggle kids, getting college degrees Updated: May-07-16 11:10 am
MAYS LANDING, New Jersey - When the Showboat Casino Hotel closed in 2014, Tasha Devonish lost her job as front services supervisor. Looking back, she sees it as a blessing in disguise.
- Parkersburg gardening effort aims to grow healthier children Updated: May-07-16 9:57 am
PARKERSBURG, West Virginia - Providing children with fresh produce at an early age is one of the goals of a new program offered through the Child Care Food Program at Community Resources in Parkersburg.
- Court order didn't stop man in murder-suicide at daycare Updated: May-06-16 7:46 pm
NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nevada - A man who killed his wife, wounded their two children and shot himself dead outside a North Las Vegas preschool Thursday had been banned by a judge from approaching his family, authorities said.
- The Latest: Court order didn't stop man in murder-suicide Updated: May-06-16 7:10 pm
NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nevada - The Latest on a shooting at a Las Vegas-area day care center that left two adults dead and two young children wounded (all times local):