Tag: Child welfare

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TOPEKA, Kan. — A children's shelter director will be the next leader of a troubled state agency that's tasked with protecting youth from abuse...
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JACKSON, Miss. — A Mississippi man has been ordered to pay over $40,000 in back child support after failing to make payments for nearly...
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LAS CRUCES, N.M. — A New Mexico mother is facing child abuse charges after her two children tested positive for methamphetamine. ...
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DALLAS — Officials say the sister of a girl who was adopted from India and found dead last month in suburban Dallas is with...
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — More charges have been filed against the former manager of a small-town Missouri Dairy Queen accused of bullying a teenage...
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The Topeka Capital-Journal, Nov. 19 Causes of our foster care crisis...
Islamic schools in Pakistan plagued by sex abuse of children

KEHRORE PAKKA, Pakistan — Kausar Parveen struggles through tears as she remembers the blood-soaked pants of her 9-year-old son, raped by a religious cleric....
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WENDELL, Idaho — Authorities say four children were removed from their home and placed in foster care after an accidental shooting left a 5-year-old...
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SIOUX CITY, Iowa — Iowa officials are hoping more people will consider taking in foster children, with more than 4,000 in need of a...
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HARTFORD, Conn. — Connecticut officials are urging families from Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands who've evacuated to Connecticut after the recent hurricanes...

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