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Children 'interested in' gambling and alcohol, according to Facebook

Exclusive: algorithm may expose thousands of under-18s to harmful targeted advertsFacebook has marked hundreds of thousands of children as “interested in” adverts about gambling and alcohol, a joint investigation by the ...

Children 'interested in' gambling and alcohol, according to Facebook

Source: theguardian.com

Facebook Reportedly Flags Hundreds of Thousands of Kids as Interested in Gambling, Alcohol It shouldn’t come as a surprise that whatever you do on Facebook eventually comes back to you in the form of targeted ads. It turns out, however, that Facebook’s advertising tools have also marked hundreds of thousands of children as interested in ga...
06:00 2019-10-10

SEC spring meetings: Alcohol, gambling, transfer waivers headline key topics Alcohol, gambling and transfers are among the topics to likely come up when the members of SEC get together at their spring meetings.        ...
21:14 2019-05-28

Unless Facebook can gain our trust, we’re not interested in its Bitcoin rival Facebook on Tuesday is widely expected to release a white paper that explains how its upcoming Bitcoin rival, tentatively called Libra, will work. Libra won’t actually be available for users until next year, at which point it will likely suppor...
06:42 2019-06-18

Opinion: Colin Kaepernick 'actively interested,' even as NFL isn't interested in him It's only Week 3, and there are almost a half-dozen teams already in need of quarterback help. Meanwhile Colin Kaepernick continues to stay fit.       ...
04:28 2019-09-18

Facebook and Instagram to limit alcohol and tobacco-related content Facebook and Instagram to restrict content related to alcohol, tobacco and e-cigarettes. Veuer’s Natasha Abellard has the story.        ...
15:14 2019-07-24

Alcohol bottles might be more dangerous than the alcohol Alcoholic beverages are carefully controlled and their distribution is strictly regulated. Unfortunately, the typically fancy bottles that various spirits, beer and wine come in might be hiding some rather serious dangers of their own. A new study th...
17:28 2019-07-01

Facebook and Instagram may have to remove like buttons for UK children The like function on Facebook and Instagram could be removed and privacy settings set to max for UK children under new proposed social media guidelines...
15:28 2019-05-21

Facebook’s Messenger Kids failed to do its only job of keeping tabs on children’s chats In 2017, Facebook launched a messenger app for kids to let them safely chat only with people approved by their guardians. However, a recently discovered design flaw in the app allowed young users to do precisely the opposite: participate in group cha...
11:00 2019-07-23

Facebook reverses ban on Led Zeppelin album cover featuring naked children Social network acknowledges ‘culturally significant image’ amid protests against its nudity policyFacebook has overturned a ban it made this week on displaying the cover of Led Zeppelin’s Houses of the Holy album, which features images of naked child...
13:00 2019-06-21

Facebook warns flaw in Messenger Kids app let children chat with strangers A "technical error" in the app meant it was possible for a child to enter a group chat with friends-of-friends who hadn't been approved by their parents....
21:14 2019-07-23

Flaw in Facebook's Messenger Kids Exposed Children to Unauthorized Chats A technical error recently allowed children on a Facebook Inc. messaging app to interact with users who weren’t approved by their parents, the latest misstep that further dents the company’s track record on privacy and security....
17:28 2019-07-23

Facebook’s ‘technical error’ in Messenger Kids allowed children to chat with adults, unsupervised Facebook has admitted to a design flaw in Messenger Kids app that allowed young users on the platform to participate in group chats with adults, without their parents’ permission. The acknowledgement comes weeks after US Democratic senators Edward Ma...
12:42 2019-08-29

A new Facebook privacy flaw allowed thousands of children on Messenger Kids to enter group chats with strangers (FB) Christophe Morin/IP3/Getty Images Facebook's Messenger Kids had a design flaw that allowed for a situation in which a child can enter a group chat with other users — including adults — who hadn't been preapproved by their parents, accord...
15:28 2019-07-23

Democratic Sens. Edward Markey and Richard Blumenthal urge Facebook to protect 'children's privacy and safety' The "design flaw" allowed children to circumvent protections and chat with strangers. Two Democratic Sens. expressed deep concern in letter.       ...
06:28 2019-08-07

BMW Not Even Interested in M Car Hot Hatchback: Report BMW doesn’t appear to want to even bother making a M version of the new front-wheel-drive/all-wheel-drive BMW 1 Series, as a new AutoExpress report claims....
21:14 2019-06-18

Save the Children concerned by reports IS-linked women, children fled camp Save the Children said it was deeply concerned by reports hundreds of women and children linked to Islamic State had fled in terror from a camp for displaced people in northern Syria after shells fell on it on Sunday....
15:00 2019-10-13

Lakers, Howard interested in reunion The Los Angeles Lakers might turn to one of their former players to fill the hole left by the potentially season-ending injury to center DeMarcus Cousins....
23:14 2019-08-18

Thieves are not really interested in stealing your Tesla Driving a Tesla might be the closest thing we have to driving a car from the future… But turns out, thieves are not really into them, or electric cars in general.       ...
19:56 2019-08-02

Agent: 'A few teams' interested in WR Brown "A few teams" have reached out to express interest in free agent Antonio Brown since his release Friday by the New England patriots, according to the wide receiver's agent, Drew Rosenhaus....
15:56 2019-09-22

Suntory's Niinami: not interested in Nissan CEO job now The head of Suntory Holdings, Takeshi Niinami, said he was not interested in replacing the CEO at Nissan Motor Co , which has been struggling with scandal and plunging profits, saying there was more work to do at the Japanese drinks maker....
10:42 2019-09-27

Trump is interested in buying Greenland, but why? President Donald Trump has expressed an interest in buying Greenland, an autonomous Danish territory. But is it even for sale and would the United States want it?...
20:28 2019-08-17

Bitcoin is an insult to gambling Dear John: Like you, I believe bitcoin is a total fraud with nothing backing it. And it should be regulated by gambling commissions — not federal securities regulators....
09:01 2019-06-16

What’s the difference between gaming and gambling? GUEST: In real-money casino games, be it an establishment in the physical world such as a hotel on the strip  or online, the potential to win or lose money is present from the moment a player “enters” the casino. It’s this danger of the gamble that d...
00:00 2019-10-07

Monday’s Daily Brief: numbers of hungry people rising, millions of children need vaccines, Mali children need more protection In today’s Daily Brief: achieving zero hunger an “immense challenge”, with numbers of hungry rising; 20 million children are missing out on potentially life-saving vaccines, the killing of health workers in DR Congo shows the need for a stronger Ebol...
00:28 2019-07-16

Sources: Jags not interested in trading Ramsey Despite Jalen Ramsey's request for a trade, the Jaguars are not interested in trading the Pro Bowl cornerback, or he would have been sent away by now, league sources told ESPN....
15:56 2019-09-22

NASA officially interested in SpaceX's big spacecraft NASA and SpaceX have completed an important first step in a process which could see Elon Musk's private space exploration company take astronauts back to the moon and to Mars....
19:00 2019-08-02

My life in sex: ‘I can get an erection, no problem, but I’m simply not interested’ The man on antidepressantsI was diagnosed with a mood disorder aged 24, and have been taking antidepressants on and off ever since. I’m grateful that my medication keeps the emotional thunderstorms at bay, but what I’m not thankful for are the side-e...
12:28 2019-07-19

The Jaguars Don't Seem All That Interested In Trading Jalen Ramsey It’s been more than two weeks since All-Pro cornerback Jalen Ramsey requested a trade from the Jacksonville Jaguars, and even though he hasn’t been playing much football in the meantime, he seems to be getting further and further away from his goal....
17:14 2019-10-03

BMW not interested in settling EU antitrust probe, report says BMW has been accused, along with Daimler, VW brand, Audi and Porsche, of colluding to block the rollout of cleaner emissions technology between 2006 to 2014....
16:56 2019-09-27

Ohio shooter interested in violent ideology: FBI Armed with a semi-automatic gun, the Ohio shooter killed nine people including his own sister. Friends of the man told news outlets he had troubling behavior around women. The FBI has opened a probe into his motives....
01:00 2019-08-07

Volkswagen not interested in buying Tesla stake Volkswagen said on Thursday it was not interested in taking a stake in Tesla , denying a media report that CEO Herbert Diess wanted to buy shares in the U.S. company to access its software and batteries technology....
16:28 2019-08-22

Report: Senators Are Suddenly Really Interested in UFOs Three U.S. senators received a classified briefing on reported Navy encounters with unidentified flying objects, Politico reported on Wednesday, including vice chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee Senator Mark Warner....
21:00 2019-06-20

Apple CEO Tim Cook Not Interested in Launching a Cryptocurrency Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook has weighed in against launching an Apple cryptocurrency, saying in remarks published on Thursday that companies should not be trying to gain power by establishing......
11:00 2019-10-04

Volkswagen says it is not interested in buying a Tesla stake Volkswagen on Thursday denied a media report which suggested that the German carmaker was interested in buying a stake in United States electric car manufacturer Tesla....
16:00 2019-08-22

Trump: Lawmakers are interested in gun control measures Will Congress act? President Trump claims he can coalesce reluctant Republicans around passing gun control measures. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.        ...
06:14 2019-08-11

BMW not interested in settling EU cartel investigations: WirtschaftsWoche Germany's BMW has no interest in settling an investigations by the European Union antitrust authorities against the company and other German carmakers, German magazine WirtschaftsWoche reported on Friday, citing company sources....
10:42 2019-09-27

BMW Not Interested In Settling EU Cartel Investigations: Report Germany's BMW has no interest in settling an investigations by the European Union antitrust authorities against the company and other German carmakers, German magazine WirtschaftsWoche reported on......
11:42 2019-09-27

Interested in TSA PreCheck? It might soon be cheaper and easier to sign up TSA, trying to boost enrollment in the expedited security program, is studying options including a shorter, cheaper membership and mobile enrollment.       ...
04:00 2019-06-20

Agent: Teams interested in AB, want legal info Antonio Brown's agents said he has had communication with interested teams, but people around the league believe that until the NFL's investigation into Brown is resolved, a deal is not likely to happen, a source told ESPN....
15:56 2019-09-22

D.C. Arena Wants to Be the First Sports Venue to Add Gambling Betting firm William Hill and the owner of Washington’s basketball and hockey teams plan to open a sports-betting venue inside the district’s Capital One Arena, in what would be the first wagering establishment inside a major-league sports venue in t...
08:42 2019-10-04

There is a little gambling confidence in the Jets — but that’ll change The Jets-Patriots mega-spread dropped half a point at William Hill sportsbooks on Thursday morning, leaving New England as a 23-point favorite for Sunday’s game in Foxborough, Mass. But Nick Bogdanovich, William Hill’s director of trading, expects th...
09:42 2019-09-20

Nasdaq Makes Bet on Sports Gambling Nasdaq is lending its technology and brand to a U.K. soccer-betting platform that lets users wager on players by buying and selling stakes tied to their on-field performance....
13:56 2019-07-23

Online gambling now available around the clock in Pennsylvania Pennsylvania's aggressive expansion of gambling has resulted in the second highest commercial casino revenue of any state, trailing only Nevada.       ...
22:14 2019-07-18

Your brain on gambling: Why we keep betting even when the chips are down Whether it's Powerball, Mega Millions, a roulette wheel or slot machine the Monte Carlo fallacy trips our brains into thinking we could be a winner.       ...
17:56 2019-06-10

David Cone interested if Mets call about manager job David Cone believes the modern manager should be collaborative on lineups, on ideal preparation for games, on what he calls “soup to nuts.” Except one item. He thinks that the manager more than ever has to know how to maximize his pitchers, remove th...
05:00 2019-10-04

Pelosi still not interested in pursuing Trump impeachment proceedings House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is still resisting impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump, despite a growing expectation for action from her progressive caucus — including Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez — following former special counsel R...
02:56 2019-07-25

Amazon is reportedly interested in buying Boost Mobile T-Mobile and Sprint said earlier this month that the combined company would sell Sprint's pre-paid Boost Mobile unit as part of some conditions it agreed to in order to appease regulators. Well, the good news is that it worked on the FCC and its Chai...
05:56 2019-05-31

Man interested in committing mass shooting arrested in Connecticut NORWALK, Conn. — Authorities say they’ve arrested a Connecticut man interested in committing a mass shooting and seized weapons and ammunition from his home. Norwalk and FBI officials say 22-year-old Brandon Wagshol was charged Thursday with illegal ...
15:28 2019-08-16

Ryanair not interested in buying Thomas Cook airlines Ryanair is not interested in taking over any of the airlines of travel firm Thomas Cook , which has gone into liquidation, its chief executive said on Thursday....
14:28 2019-09-26

A future beyond ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’: ‘I’m not interested in being the guy who does black pain’ Gbenga Akinnagbe says he’s become painfully aware of the cost of depicting black suffering onstage every night in front of a mostly white audience. And he’s not sure he’d want to take on a similar role again....
01:28 2019-06-29

Foreigners are still interested in U.S. tech jobs despite volatile politics Global interest in technology jobs in the United States is holding steady, despite the political situation about immigration, according to job site Indeed.Read More...
10:00 2019-06-05

"They'll Call," Says Karnataka Congress Leader. Rebels Not Interested A senior Mumbai police officer, stopping Mr Shivakumar from entering the hotel, said: "Sir, (the rebel lawmakers) have said they are frightened of you, we can't allow you to enter unless they want us......
08:42 2019-07-10

Americans aren’t interested in the Moon and Mars—and that’s understandable Enlarge / Mars or the Moon? It’s a debate that has bedeviled NASA for decades. (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty Images) Nearly two years ago, Vice President Mike Pence made the administration's space policy official, saying NASA would re-focus its pr...
03:14 2019-06-21

Instagram keeps a detailed list of everything it thinks you're interested in — here's how to find it (FB) Shutterstock Instagram compiles a list of topics it thinks you're interested in inside the Instagram app itself, which is used to show you relevant ads. You can check the list for yourself with just a few taps into some of the Instagram app's deepe...
09:42 2019-06-12

Brazilian hotel company interested in Four Seasons restaurant Brazil’s high-end Fasano Hotel company is hot to take over the vacant, former Four Seasons restaurant at 280 Park Ave., Realty Check has learned. Nothing’s signed and talks haven’t reached a term-sheet stage, but a source said Fasano would love to tu...
05:56 2019-08-20

Apple reportedly interested in acquiring a self-driving car startup Apple is currently in the process of acquiring a self-driving car startup called Drive.ai, according to a new report from The Information. The report claims that the acquisition is an “acquir-hire,” which is to say that Apple is more so i...
01:00 2019-06-07

Trump Needs a Target to Stay Interested in His Campaign. For Now, It’s Biden. On Tuesday, President Trump will engage with the former vice president, if indirectly, for the first time during the 2020 campaign when they both make appearances in Iowa....
01:42 2019-06-11

Gambling’s a hell of a lot more fun with dice that can actually fight back Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Pl...
13:42 2019-08-30

Behind the Labor Department’s gambling game of job reports If we are to believe the US Labor Department, companies went through a massive hiring spurt in April and then slammed on the brakes in May. Neither is likely. Today, we are going to have a little fun with the numbers. At the end of this item I’ll tel...
11:42 2019-06-11

Scholes fined $10,000 for breaching gambling rules LONDON (AP) — Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes has been fined 8,000 pounds ($10,000) for breaching gambling rules by betting on games. Scholes was charged by the English Football Association for placing 140 bets on matches between Aug...
14:42 2019-06-19

MLB’s approach to gambling enters the Twilight Zone As Rod Serling said, “Submitted for your approval”: It has become science fiction, the “Twilight Zone” episode in which William Shatner sees that hideous hobgoblin on the wing trying to burn the airplane out of the sky. But only he and we can see it....
03:00 2019-06-23

Kenya suspends gambling ad ban after musician complains A Kenyan judge suspended a ban on gambling ads on Monday after a musician complained it robbed him of his right to make celebrity endorsements, court papers showed....
14:32 2019-05-21

Top 100 dapps: Ethereum is for gaming, EOS and TRON are for gambling Gambling persists as a primary use case for “the blockchain” into 2019, with almost half of the top 100 decentralized apps (dapps) still betting-related. Blockchains EOS and TRON have also solidified themselves as competitors to Ethereum this year. T...
12:42 2019-05-24

Loot boxes are ‘not gambling’ says UK authority – here’s why that’s a problem It’s hard to even utter the term ‘loot boxes’ without accompanying the words with a despairing sigh. It’s the plague of gaming industry conversations, a topic which never seems to die - but it’s also a topic that sh...
21:56 2019-07-24

UFC President says Justin Bieber and Tom Cruise fight could happen, both may be interested Following Justin Bieber’s strange tweet challenging Tom Cruise to a fight in the octagon, UFC president Dana White says the idea isn’t as far-fetched as it sounds. ...
16:42 2019-06-19

Amazon interested in buying Boost from T-Mobile, Sprint: report Amazon.com Inc is interested in buying prepaid cellphone wireless service Boost Mobile from U.S. carriers T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp, two sources familiar with the matter said on Thursday. Amazon is considering buying Boost – currently one...
11:42 2019-05-31

Juventus tell Manchester United they are interested in signing Paul Pogba • Dybala, Alex Sandro or Douglas Costa possible makeweights• Juventus told by Lazio that Milinkovic-Savic would cost €90mJuventus have made contact with Manchester United to see whether they would consider selling Paul Pogba this summer. Related: Mau...
00:28 2019-06-05

The real reason Republicans are so interested in the census | David Daley A Republican strategist conceived a clever long-term strategy to maintain conservative power in a changing nation. We must fight backThe supreme court is expected to soon rule on whether the Trump administration can add a question about citizenship t...
10:28 2019-06-23

Electronic Arts Says Its Customers Just Aren't That Interested In Switch Versions The Sims on Switch seems like a no-brainer. It’s a chill game about managing the daily life of virtual human beings where high-end graphics and framerate don’t really matter. In a recent earnings call, however, the head of Electronic Arts explained w...
04:56 2019-08-01

Athens’ youngest mayor: I’m interested in real life, not utopias Centrist Kostas Bakoyannis says his approach transcends divisions that have long defined GreeceThe mayor-elect of Athens says he doesn’t believe in grand projects, nor does he “do utopias”. What he prefers to focus on is “real life” – and seeing it b...
18:42 2019-06-04

SpaceX is launching slime into space to get kids interested in science In a partnership with Nickelodeon, SpaceX is sending a green slime to the International Space Station, where it plans to “slime a couple of astronauts” in hopes to get more kids interested in science....
17:56 2019-07-31

Brazil's Petrobras believes Raizen, other distributors interested in refineries Brazilian state-run oil firm Petrobras believes three types of companies could be interested in purchasing its refineries, including domestic fuel distribution companies such as Raizen, an executive said on Friday....
20:42 2019-06-28

Eva Mendes is trying to teach her kids Spanish, but they're more interested in Spanglish Mendes shared how her daughter will combine both English and Spanish words to make a sentence and while adorable, it's "not a language."        ...
21:28 2019-05-21

Jony Ive reportedly felt that Tim Cook wasn’t interested in design Jony Ive's departure was made official last week, but may have begun years ago because of Apple's shift in focus from design to operations, according to the WSJ and Bloomberg. Citing multiple unnamed sources, the reports stated that Ive was...
13:00 2019-07-01

Asked about police visit, UK PM hopeful Johnson says people not interested Boris Johnson, the favorite to be the next British Prime Minister, said on Saturday that party members were not interested in why police were called to investigate concerns for the welfare of a female in his home....
21:56 2019-06-22

Sankey: Sports gambling, transfer waivers among SEC topics HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Greg Sankey does a little bragging when asked about the main item on the agenda for this week’s Southeastern Conference spring meetings. “That as a conference we’re doing really, really well,” the league...
01:28 2019-05-28

4 dead, several injured at shooting in Brooklyn ‘gambling’ den : cops Four men were killed and five others injured in a wild shootout at an after hours gambling den in Brooklyn early Saturday, authorities said. The shooting unfolded just before 7 a.m. at the Triple A Aces Private & Social Rental Space on Utica Avenue ...
20:28 2019-10-12

Florida Seminole tribe goes to 'war' again with state over gambling income The ‘unconquered tribe’ is withholding $350m under a revenue sharing agreement, but tribe says the state has reneged on the dealIn more than a century and a half since the end of Florida’s Seminole Wars, the Native American tribe has proudly boasted ...
08:28 2019-06-13

K-pop guru questioned by police amid gambling, sex scandals The music producer behind some of South Korea's biggest K-pop stars was questioned by police on Thursday in connection with an investigation into illegal gambling and prostitution that has rocked the music industry....
09:00 2019-08-29

Bronx principal could face another investigation over gambling tweets This pony-playing principal is gambling with his career. School staffers and parents at a Bronx elementary school called on the city Department of Education to take action after PS 24’s Steven Schwartz posted hundreds of horse-racing tweets throughou...
05:28 2019-06-09

Redskins to offer gambling-focused preseason telecast Washington Redskins to become first NFL team to have gambling-focused telecast of their games, offering cash prizes to viewers who correctly predict in-game outcomes during preseason...
05:14 2019-08-07

Ted Leonsis is betting on sports gambling in a big way, but he should proceed with caution The owner of the Wizards, Capitals and Mystics wants to turn Capital One Arena into a gambling mecca, but his foray into the unknown is not without risk....
17:42 2019-10-04

Ukraine investigates former top prosecutor over involvement in illegal gambling Ukrainian investigators said on Tuesday they had launched criminal proceedings against former top prosecutor Yuriy Lutsenko over ties to illegal gambling businesses. Lutsenko denied any wrongdoing....
15:42 2019-10-02

Solving NFL gambling puzzle after Browns’ Week 1 debacle LAS VEGAS — For months, bookmakers watched money flow in on a perennial underdog that was turning into a public favorite. There were countless bets on the Browns to win their division and the Super Bowl in addition to tickets on Baker Mayfield to be ...
22:28 2019-09-10

Church criticises Wayne Rooney over Derby gambling tie-up Former England captain’s surprise move to Derby partly funded by online casinoThe Church of England and healthcare professionals have criticised the footballer Wayne Rooney over his transfer to Derby County, which involves a lucrative deal to promote...
14:00 2019-08-09

Feds: Man threatened to kill athletes over gambling losses BOSTON (AP) — A former college soccer player in Massachusetts has agreed to plead guilty to sending death threats to dozens of professional and collegiate athletes whom he blamed for his gambling losses. Authorities say 23-year-old Addison Choi, of F...
18:42 2019-05-30

Gambling firms agree more funding and support for addicts The UK's largest gambling firms have agreed to significantly bolster funding and support to tackle addiction following pressure from the government and health chiefs....
09:42 2019-07-02

Transfer window LIVE – Manchester United interested in £45m Samuel Umtiti "Ahead of the Premier League transfer window shutting on August 8, follow all the latest moves, rumours and analysis from the summer transfer window."...
20:56 2019-07-31

Petrobras reschedules oilfield bid; Seacrest, Perenco among interested parties: sources Brazil's Petroleo Brasileiro SA is scheduled to hold a final "re-bid" for two oilfields off the coast of Rio de Janeiro on July 8, four sources told Reuters this week, after the state-run oil firm annulled a previous bidding round....
16:14 2019-07-05

Auto supplier Cooper-Standard not interested in bidding for Turkey's Teklas-CEO U.S. auto parts supplier Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc is not interested in buying Turkey's Teklas Kaucuk, which supplies such carmakers as General Motors and BMW, Cooper-Standard's top executive said on Wednesday....
19:14 2019-05-29

Exclusive: Amazon interested in buying Boost from T-Mobile, Sprint - sources Amazon.com Inc is interested in buying prepaid cellphone wireless service Boost Mobile from U.S. carriers T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp, two sources familiar with the matter said on Thursday....
03:56 2019-05-31

Amazon is interested in buying Boost from T-Mobile, Sprint, sources tell Reuters Amazon is considering buying Boost mainly for an attached wholesale deal that would allow the buyer to use T-Mobile's wireless network for at least six years, one of the sources said....
06:00 2019-05-31

Don't 'mess up Macau' — gambling hub set to choose Beijing-backed leader The Chinese territory of Macau is set to elect as leader the only candidate for which it is allowed to vote: a Beijing-backed former legislator who is expected to cement China's control over the special administrative region....
11:28 2019-08-21

Half of Premier League clubs to have gambling sponsors for 2019/20 Clubs stand to earn nearly £350m from sponsorship17 of 24 Championship clubs will have gambling sponsorsHalf of the Premier League’s shirts will be emblazoned with a gambling company’s logo during the 2019/20 season, reigniting concern about the norm...
05:00 2019-07-20

UK committee condemns loot boxes (‘surprise mechanics’) as gambling The UK Parliament’s Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee today released their conclusions from their investigation into addictive game mechanics. While the report is a long one not solely focused on games or loot boxes, the committee firmly co...
21:56 2019-09-13

The Gambling Investigation Scrutinizing Xi Jinping’s High-Rolling Cousin Ming Chai has been caught up in an Australian scandal examining organized crime, money laundering, immigration favors and Chinese political influence....
16:42 2019-08-02

Don't 'mess up Macau': gambling hub set to choose Beijing-backed leader The Chinese territory of Macau is set to elect as leader the only candidate for which it is allowed to vote: a Beijing-backed former legislator who is expected to cement China's control over the special administrative region and distance it from esca...
10:42 2019-08-21

Shooting at Brooklyn illegal gambling club leaves four dead Three wounded with non-life-threatening injuriesMayor Bill de Blasio laments ‘senseless gun violence’Four people were killed and three wounded in a shooting early on Saturday at an illegal gambling club in New York City, police said.The six men and o...
03:56 2019-10-13

‘Jeopardy!’ champ Holzhauer tries to school Alex Trebek on gambling “Jeopardy!” champ James Holzhauer tried to educate Alex Trebek on some gambling lingo during his 25th straight win on Wednesday night — but the longtime game show host didn’t need the lesson. The professional sports gambler us...
04:42 2019-05-23

Reputed mobster called ‘Boobsie’ convicted of illegal gambling A reputed mobster called “Boobsie” gambled in Manhattan court Friday — and lost. Eugene Castelle, an alleged foot soldier for the Luchese crime family, had turned down a plea deal from the government that would have likely got him between eight and 1...
02:01 2019-06-01

Amazon cell service? Company reportedly interested in buying Boost Mobile The Amazon Fire Phone! (credit: Andrew Cunningham) You buy everything else from Amazon, so why not cellular service? A report from Reuters claims the retail juggernaut is "considering" buying Sprint MVNO Boost Mobile. Sprint and T-Mobile are curren...
20:01 2019-05-31

Toronto Wolfpack claim Sonny Bill Williams interested in joining club • ‘The answer wasn’t a ‘no’ once we made contact’• We are expanding our coverage of New Zealand. Please help us by supporting our independent journalismSonny Bill Williams has expressed an interest in joining Super League newcomers Toronto Wolfpack, ...
17:42 2019-10-10

UK gambling site has more bets for Hillary Clinton winning Dem nomination than anyone actually running Hillary Clinton may have announced that she is not seeking the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, but bettors are apparently not convinced, with one site getting more wagers on her than for any of the declared candidates....
20:14 2019-09-19

Paddy Power and Betfair owner in online gambling mega-merger The owner of Paddy Power and Betfair has agreed a merger with the company behind Poker Stars in a deal that would create the world's biggest online betting and gambling business....
13:14 2019-10-02

With new Illinois gambling bill, Cubs consider opening sportsbook at Wrigley Field The Cubs are considering opening up a sportsbook at Wrigley Field as the state of Illinois prepares to implement a new sports gambling law.       ...
05:14 2019-06-18

Govt urged to crack down on 'gambling' loot boxes in games like FIFA Loot boxes that have seen players rack up huge bills in popular games like FIFA should be recognised as a form of gambling and banned from being sold to children, according to a damning new report....
17:56 2019-09-12

4 killed, 3 wounded in shooting at illegal gambling site in Brooklyn: police An NYPD spokesman says police responding to a call about shots fired just before 7 a.m. Saturday found four men dead at the scene. A woman and two men suffered non-life-threatening injuries....
17:00 2019-10-12

'Jeopardy!' superstar testing his gambling skills in the World Series of Poker Jeopardy superstar James Holzhauer may have put down the buzzer, but he's picking up his chips and heading to Las Vegas to participate in the World Series of Poker on Monday....
20:56 2019-06-23

Leaked Photos Show Liquor, Gambling Party Being Held In UP Jail Jails in Uttar Pradesh are turning into pubs for gangsters who are seen throwing liquor and gambling parties inside the barracks. Much to the embarrassment of the prison department, several......
17:56 2019-06-06

4 killed, 3 injured in shooting at illegal gambling site in Brooklyn, police say New York police say four people were killed and three others injured in a shooting at an illegal gambling site in Brooklyn.        ...
18:42 2019-10-12

Theft of 7 slot machines in Queens may be linked to illegal gambling scheme Four men raided a Queens apartment this week and ripped off seven slot machines from the home, which cops are probing as an illegal gambling operation, authorities said Friday. The robbery happened just after 4 a.m. Tuesday at the apartment at 35th A...
18:14 2019-09-13

Actor Bhagyashree's Husband Arrested Over Alleged Role In Gambling Racket The husband of "Maine Pyar Kiya" fame actor, Bhagyashree, has been arrested for his alleged involvement in a gambling racket in suburban Jogeshwari, police said Wednesday....
19:14 2019-07-03

How gambling giant SportPesa made waves in Africa – and Premier League Everton’s sponsors are hailed by the club for supporting community schemes, but there are concerns about how the Kenyan-Bulgarian firm profits from an online gambling crazeBarely heard of in Britain until it launched a spree of Premier League club sp...
00:56 2019-07-19

NYPD ‘brothel cop’ pleads guilty to running prostitution, gambling ring A former NYPD detective and his wife both pleaded guilty to masterminding a multimillion-dollar prostitution and gambling ring with the help of seven current police officers, officials said Wednesday. Ludwig Paz, 51, who was assigned to the NYPD vice...
05:28 2019-05-23

Govt urged to crackdown on 'gambling' loot boxes in games like FIFA Loot boxes that have seen players wrack up huge bills in popular games like FIFA should be recognised as a form of gambling and banned from being sold to children, according to a damning new report....
07:00 2019-09-12

What happens when you mix azithromycin and alcohol? Azithromycin is a drug that has uses in treating bacterial infections. Mixing with alcohol may cause issues including nausea, headache, and dizziness or other problems. Learn more here....
23:00 2019-05-28

What to know about alcohol bloating Alcohol can lead to bloating by causing inflammation and discomfort in the stomach. It can also cause weight gain, which can give the appearance of bloating. Learn more about alcohol bloating and how to get rid of it here....
02:00 2019-07-18

Chance Of A Lifetime: Millions Of Children Are Buying Barbasol In Bulk After Barbasol Announced 5 Lucky Children Will Win A Trip To Get Shaved At Their Factory If you’ve recently noticed Barbasol flying off the shelves at your local stores, you’re not alone, and it turns out there’s a pretty incredible reason behind it: Millions of children are buying Barbasol in bulk after the company announced that five l...
01:14 2019-06-04

Paddy Power and Poker Stars owners to create online gambling leader The owners of Paddy Power Betfair and Poker Stars have agreed to merge in an all-share deal that will create the world's largest online betting and gambling company by revenue to take advantage of the opening up of U.S. markets....
11:28 2019-10-02

‘Jeopardy!’ star tells Vegas crowd he credits win streak to gambling skills “Jeopardy!” sensation James Holzhauer told a Las Vegas crowd Thursday that his gambling skills have helped his winning streak on the hit TV game show.  ...
15:42 2019-05-31

Lawmakers score $270K jackpot in campaign donations from stalled gambling bill The only big winners from the state’s stalled sports gambling bill were the lawmakers — they scored a $270,000 jackpot in campaign donations from casinos and gambling apps. Gambling-industry players set to cash in on the mothballed proposal — w...
00:28 2019-06-23

Former Indiana basketball player Joe Hillman linked to alleged sports gambling ring Joe Hillman, part of Indiana's 1987 national championship team, was named as part of an alleged gambling ring that took bets on high school games.       ...
15:42 2019-09-10

Making a wager? Half of Americans live in states soon to offer sports gambling Within five years as many as 40 U.S. states may legalize sports gambling, and by next year roughly 50% of the U.S. population may have access to betting on games. A 2018 Supreme Court decision opened the challenge to Vegas. New Jersey is gaining....
14:56 2019-07-10

Chinese state media target Macau's Suncity in online gambling report Macau's biggest junket operator Suncity, which operates VIP gambling rooms around Asia, has raked in billions of dollars in online gaming and proxy betting, causing great harm to China's social economic order, a state-backed report said this week....
14:28 2019-07-09

Former college soccer player charged with threatening dozens of athletes after gambling losses Crime doesn't pay, and reportedly neither did Addison Choi's sports bets -- so federal prosecutors say the former college soccer player-turned-gambling addict started making "vile and racist" death threats in a bid to spook dozens of pro and college ...
20:42 2019-05-30

Shooting at 'illegal gambling' club in Brooklyn leaves 4 dead, 3 injured, police say Four people are dead and three more were injured after a shooting erupted at an “illegal gambling” club in New York City early Saturday morning, police said. ...
19:00 2019-10-12

Capital One Arena, British bookmaker team up as D.C. moves forward with sports gambling The partnership between Ted Leonsis’s Monumental Sports & Entertainment and William Hill is meant to wall off the betting operation from the interests of Leonsis’s sports franchises....
04:28 2019-10-04

Ex-college soccer player threatened to kill 45 athletes over gambling losses: feds A former Massachusetts college soccer player who was a prolific gambler sent death threats to 45 professional and amateur athletes he blamed for his losses — including some that included vile racial slurs, federal prosecutors said. Addison Choi, 23, ...
01:42 2019-05-31

Buffalo Wild Wings takes step towards sports gambling, releases mobile app with MGM Buffalo Wild Wings and MGM Resorts International said their partnership, called Roar Digital, will offer a sports betting-style experience.       ...
20:42 2019-09-05

What are the links between alcohol and anxiety? Many people use alcohol to reduce anxiety, but it can end up making anxiety worse in the long term. Learn about the link between alcohol and anxiety, and tips for coping here....
17:56 2019-10-11

Why does my face go red after drinking alcohol? Some people develop a red flush in their face after drinking alcohol. This article explains why this happens, who it affects, and what the facial flush means for a person's health....
03:42 2019-07-02

Should You Avoid Alcohol in the Heat? The hotter it gets, the more refreshing a beverage seems—including an ice-cold beer or a glass of frosé. But you might want to minimize your alcohol consumption during a heatwave, for safety reasons....
21:42 2019-07-18

What to know about alcohol and brain damage Alcohol has many effects on the body and can potentially damage the brain. Long-term and short-term effects can result in a range of physical and psychological changes. Learn more here....
23:42 2019-07-03

'Everything is better without alcohol, and I really do mean everything': readers on drinking After Gay Alcorn wrote about giving up alcohol for a month readers responded with their own tales of struggle, indulgence and enjoymentThis week Gay Alcorn wrote about giving up alcohol for a month and how she was not prepared for the impact it had. ...
19:14 2019-08-02

Is it safe to mix Zoloft and alcohol? Doctors say that people should not drink alcohol when taking Zoloft. In this article, we look at the risks, research, and effects of mixing Zoloft and alcohol....
06:00 2019-07-04

Pink defends her kids running in Holocaust Memorial as 'children being children' "Please keep your hatred and judgment to yourselves," Pink wrote in defense of her children Willow, 8, and Jameson, 2.        ...
16:14 2019-07-18

Opinion: Doink! Chicago Bears gambling possible Super Bowl season on kicking game The Chicago Bears are going with Eddy Pineiro after an extensive and often head-scratching search for reliable kicker.       ...
05:00 2019-09-05

EZ365 reveals blockchain for digital asset trading, gambling, esports betting, and education EZ365 will launch a blockchain-based ecosystem that combines a digital asset exchange, a cryptocurrency casino, esports betting, and a education portal.Read More...
02:42 2019-08-09

Pete Rose opens up: Gambling nowadays, crazy Ted Williams tale and ‘winning life’ Post columnist Steve Serby gets inside the head of baseball’s Hit King Pete Rose — to discuss his gambling, Hall of Fame ban, the state of today’s game and his legacy. Q: With more states, eight and counting, legalizing sports gambling and MLB making...
05:42 2019-06-02

Monster Looks Beyond Energy Drinks Into Alcohol Monster Beverage, the leader in energy drinks, is considering selling hard seltzers, malt beverages and spirits as it fends off incursions by competitors....
01:14 2019-06-08

Russian alcohol consumption plunges 40%: WHO The decrease has been linked to a raft of alcohol control measures introduced by President Vladimir Putin and the promotion of healthier lifestyles. The trend is also attributed to an increase in Russian life expectancy....
10:56 2019-10-01

What are the alcohol rules for airline pilots? The arrest of an airline pilot on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol has travelers wondering about alcohol policies for commercial pilots and the screening in place to detect behavior that could endanger passengers....
00:14 2019-08-01

Cigarettes, alcohol and a 5am jog: how to become Liam Gallagher The makers of a Creation Records biopic want the public to audition for the role of ‘young Liam’. One hopeful explains his approachIn many ways, I am Liam Gallagher. We are both in our 40s. I can rock a £24 Primark version of that £467 orange Oi Poll...
21:28 2019-06-28

Will weed edge out alcohol? Here’s why there’s no sign of it so far There's little evidence so far of many people drinking less to make room for legal cannabis, largely because people use the substances in different ways....
02:42 2019-08-21

Man’s gut bacteria made him ‘drunk’ without alcohol Researchers studying a Chinese man with a rare condition that causes him to become drunk without consuming any alcohol discovered a certain type of gut bacteria may be to blame for his inebriation … and severe liver damage as a result. In resea...
08:00 2019-10-01

The rise of the sober curious: having it all, without alcohol Influencers are taking a sober second look at drinking culture – but for whose benefit?Louise Delage was briefly Instagram famous in 2016 – forever ago in internet years, so you may need a quick refresher on who she was.Delage was a young, beautiful,...
14:00 2019-07-01

When Low-Alcohol Wine Is a High Priority Our headache-prone wine columnist seeks out wines that clock in no higher than 12% alcohol—for the sake of pleasure, not piety. Here are her top five bottles....
14:56 2019-06-06

Alcohol is now being marketed as a ‘wellness’ drink Millennials are toasting to the wellness booze trend. Young adults today are imbibing less than previous generations, and many have kicked the habit altogether, preferring to make sobriety the hip choice. At the same time, health-conscious millennial...
22:56 2019-06-06

New Saudi club to open with Ne-Yo, but alcohol still a no-no A non-alcoholic nightclub is opening in Saudi Arabia in the latest push to loosen restrictions on entertainment, but it had already courted controversy with detractors prompting Instagram to pull the venue’s new account down...
17:01 2019-06-13

How does alcohol affect rheumatoid arthritis? Drinking a moderate amount of alcohol is generally safe for people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), and it may even offer some benefits. However, alcohol can interfere with some RA medications, and heavy drinking can lead to health problems. We take a...
03:56 2019-07-12

The colleges with the most drug and alcohol arrests The school with the most alcohol arrests isn't particularly known as a party school, but it posted 189.6 such instances per 10,000 students in 2017.       ...
22:14 2019-08-19

What to know about kidney pain after drinking alcohol The kidneys are responsible for filtering out waste products, including alcohol, from the body. Kidney pain can be a sign of serious health issues. Learn more in this article....
11:14 2019-08-28

Russian alcohol consumption down 40% since 2003 – WHO Reputation for heavy drinking on the slide since Putin measures including curbs on alcohol salesRussia may still have a reputation as a nation of heavy drinkers, but a report by the World Health Organization shows alcohol consumption has dropped by 4...
12:00 2019-10-01

SEC Lifts Stadium-Wide Alcohol Ban (LEX 18) – The Southeastern Conference announced that it will lift a stadium-wide alcohol ban at athletic events. The new policy requires any SEC institution choosing to permit alcohol sales at athletic events to establish policies governing th...
22:28 2019-05-31

The World’s Most Consumed Alcohol Is One You Might Not Have Tried. But It’s Coming to a Bar Near You “You’re going to drink a little more than you like, and you can’t refuse,” the late Anthony Bourdain told his co-star Eric Ripert when they ventured to China’s Sichuan Province on his Parts Unknown television show. Bourd...
12:01 2019-05-23

USWNT star Megan Rapinoe rips into 'disgusting' Trump tweets, weighs in on candidates she's interested in for 2020 REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz FIFA Women's World Cup winner and US Women's National Team star Megan Rapinoe called President Donald Trump's tweets criticizing four congresswomen of color "disgusting," in an interview with CNN's Van Jones on Saturday. Rapino...
13:56 2019-07-21

Why Alcohol Companies Are Betting on Non-Alcoholic ‘Booze’ It’s a Wednesday evening in Brooklyn, NY, and bars are dead. Tea-candle-dotted tables sit empty, waiting for a happy hour rush that isn’t. But tucked away on a side street, hours before its midnight closing time, a bar called Getaway hums...
02:00 2019-06-04

Deaths from suicide, alcohol and drugs skyrocket — but not in NY Alcohol- and drug-related deaths and suicides continue to climb in the US, according to a new report released Wednesday by The Commonwealth Fund, an organization that supports independent health care research. The Fund’s 2019 Scorecard on State Healt...
03:14 2019-06-13

New York's new rat plan: ply rodents with alcohol and then drown them City authorities unveil machine that tempts rats with bait before dropping them into vat of alcoholNew York has unveiled its latest weapon in the city’s long-running war against rats – an alcohol death trap.Rodents are one of the more unappealing asp...
09:28 2019-09-06

Want to live longer? Drink alcohol, new study says Drinking alcohol at an advanced age might actually increase longevity, a recent study of nearly 8,000 men and women aged 78 to 88 found.       ...
19:42 2019-07-13

Alcohol set to be subsidised and more available at 2022 World Cup in Qatar • Organisers plan for cheaper prices and more sale points• England fans urged to be on best behaviour if team qualifiesOrganisers of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar are close to a deal that would lead to alcohol being subsidised and more readily availabl...
09:56 2019-09-27

Booze bottles might be more dangerous than the alcohol inside them Alcoholic beverages are carefully controlled and their distribution is strictly regulated. Unfortunately, the typically fancy bottles that various spirits, beer, and wine come in might be hiding some rather serious dangers of their own. A new study t...
19:42 2019-06-29

How cleaning helped me rebuild what alcohol had ruined They say cleaning is detoxing – it’s not, but it was part of my recovery from addictionIf you’ve ever done a real detox off drugs and alcohol to get clean, the whole notion of cleaning your flat as a way to some sort of psychological Nirvana seems su...
15:56 2019-05-21

Empty alcohol bottles used for counterfeit booze CNBC's Frank Holland reports on the illicit alcohol market. After resort deaths in the Dominican Republic and Costa Rica were reported, an investigation into illicit alcohol was opened....
19:42 2019-07-31

Does drinking alcohol in older age prolong life? New research presents the results of a 16-year follow-up to 'one of the largest and most rigorous' studies on the link between alcohol use and mortality....
11:56 2019-07-07

Coroner: Opioids and alcohol in Skaggs' system An autopsy report released Friday showed that the opioids fentanyl and oxycodone, along with alcohol, were in Tyler Skaggs' system at the time of his death. The Los Angeles Angels' pitcher was 27....
04:00 2019-08-31

Germans are drinking more alcohol-free beer Non-alcoholic beer has long been on the drinks menu in Germany. But the once ridiculed beverage is becoming increasingly popular. Are Germans sobering up?...
11:56 2019-08-14

As a Muslim, I can’t cook with alcohol – what can I use instead? | Kitchen aide Halal vinegar, heavily spiced stock, grape juice vinegar ... there are lots of alternatives that fit the billLots of recipes include red wine (for meat, pasta sauce etc) or white wine (chicken, fish, chicken, risotto etc), but as a Muslim, I can’t co...
16:28 2019-05-31

Family Dollar to begin selling alcohol in 1,000 stores MATTHEWS, N.C. (CNN Newsource) – Discount retailer Family Dollar is adding booze to boost sales. According to USA Today, about 1,000 stores will start selling alcohol. The chain announced in March it will close nearly 400 stores this year on to...
02:28 2019-05-31

Teacher who rarely consumed alcohol dies from wine A UK teacher who rarely drank alcohol died after having a few glasses of wine, a probe into her demise revealed this week. Gillian Howe, 46, was drinking in the garden at her house in East Yorkshire last June when she became incoherent and “slu...
20:14 2019-06-06

Iowa official who played in NFL faces gun, alcohol charges FOREST CITY, Iowa (AP) — A former NFL defensive lineman who is now a county supervisor in Iowa faces misdemeanor charges after police say he showed up drunk and armed with a pistol at a daytime board meeting. The Mason City Globe-Gazette reports that...
00:56 2019-05-23

Qatar promises accessible alcohol for World Cup visitors "Qatar wants to make alcohol accessible for visiting fans when it hosts the 2022 World Cup and will use cruise ships to ensure it can accommodate an expected one million visitors, the head of the organising committee told reporters on Thursday."...
09:56 2019-09-27

Investigation underway after alcohol dumped over Islamic Center TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is investigating an alcohol-related incident involving the Islamic Center of Tucson (ICT). According to Maria Molina, the head of Public Relations for ICT, alcohol was dumped over the center from the Luna Building on...
00:00 2019-08-28

Second-hand harm from alcohol ‘extremely prevalent’ according to new study The study found that women were more likely to be harmed by a spouse, partner or family member, while men were more likely to be harmed by a stranger....
22:00 2019-07-01

Tainted alcohol has led to 19 deaths in Costa Rica, authorities say Authorities say they have confiscated about 30,000 containers of six brands of alcohol in an effort to keep people from drinking contaminated products....
22:14 2019-07-22

Costa Rica blames 19 deaths on tainted alcohol: What you need to know After Costa Rica confiscated 30,000 bottles of counterfeit liquor, authorities are investigating whether alcohol played a role in tourist deaths.       ...
16:56 2019-07-22

Dubai To Offer Free 30-Day Alcohol Licence For Tourists Dubai will now offer a free 30-day alcohol licence for tourists, a move that ensures visitors will not be penalised for breaking the law, the media reported on Friday....
10:42 2019-07-12

Man's gut bacteria makes him 'drunk' without consuming alcohol, report says Researchers studying a Chinese man with a rare condition that causes him to become drunk without drinking any alcohol discovered a certain type of gut bacteria may be to blame for his inebriation and severe liver damage. ...
01:14 2019-10-01

Alcohol taxes not close to covering cost of drinking harms in the U.S. (Reuters Health) - The sum total of taxes on alcohol doesn't come close to paying the bills associated with excessive alcohol consumption in the U.S., researchers say....
17:56 2019-09-13

A Rat Study Finds that Acupuncture Can Treat Alcohol Addiction... in Rats Lab animals are used in all sorts of bizarre experiments, but a new study this week is definitely one for the scrapbook. A team of researchers in Korea and the U.S. got rats addicted to alcohol, then attempted to alleviate their withdrawal symptoms u...
22:14 2019-09-04

Alcohol charity criticises Snoop Dogg for 'stigmatising' Gascoigne Snoop Dogg has been criticised by a leading alcohol awareness charity for posting pictures of himself and former footballer Paul Gascoigne on Instagram to illustrate the impact of alcohol on his appearance....
22:56 2019-06-28

A gene linked to alcohol habits may influence who you choose to marry People in a relationship tend to drink a similar amount, but it’s not clear why. Now it seems that a gene linked to alcohol use may shape our choice of partners...
16:42 2019-05-21

Taking a vacation? Here's how to avoid tainted alcohol anywhere you travel Twenty five people have died in Costa Rica due to tainted alcohol, authorities say. Here's how to protect yourself while traveling.       ...
02:28 2019-08-23

Man claims he was served ‘toxic’ alcohol instead of water at Bronx eatery Murray Bauer sat down to dinner with his wife at The Pine Restaurant when he took a swig of the restaurant’s “exclusive flat water,” served in a clear glass bottle with the red-sauce joint’s name on it....
13:42 2019-06-30

SEC clears path for schools to sell alcohol at sporting events The SEC cleared member schools to sell alcohol in general seating areas. The measure means sales are allowed at football and basketball games.        ...
23:00 2019-05-31

Driver in accident that killed 3 teens smelled of alcohol: police The driver behind the wheel of a car that struck and killed three Florida teens waiting for a bus to a soccer tournament Saturday was reportedly an exotic dancer with a suspended license who cops claimed reeked of alcohol. Gideon Desir, 13, Lens Desi...
08:28 2019-05-29

United Airlines Tells Pilots No Alcohol for 12 Hours Before Flights DALLAS — United Airlines is setting an earlier cutoff time for when pilots must stop drinking alcohol before flights. The airline is telling pilots they must abstain from alcohol for 12 hours before flights, up from the previous eight hours. Th...
03:42 2019-08-14

Costa Rican government confiscates 30,000 bottles of alcohol after 19 deaths Costa Rica's national health ministry issued a warning after 19 people died after consuming alcohol with toxic levels of methanol.       ...
20:14 2019-07-22

You can buy piñatas filled with mini bottles of alcohol and candy chasers Nipyata A "Nipyata" is an adult piñata filled with mini bottles of alcohol, candy chasers, and party favors. You can select a shape to fit your party theme, plus decide how many mini bottles and which flavors to include. Prices are usually be...
06:14 2019-07-24

Voters approve alcohol sales in western Kentucky city MARION, Ky. (AP) — Voters in a western Kentucky city have opted to allow alcohol sales. WPSD-TV reports 680 residents cast ballots in Marion on the issue Tuesday with 403 in favor and 277 opposed. The city joins a growing number of mu...
19:28 2019-05-22

Tainted alcohol kills at least 19 in Costa Rica, health officials say At least 19 people have died since early June after drinking alcohol tainted with methanol in Costa Rica, prompting a national alert and widening the focus on the problem of bootleg liquor in Latin America....
20:56 2019-07-22

Dayton gunman had cocaine, Xanax, alcohol in his system during attack The gunman who killed nine people outside a bar in Dayton, Ohio, had cocaine, Xanax and alcohol in his system at the time of the shooting rampage, the county coroner said on Thursday....
14:14 2019-08-16

Residents in high-rise near UA to be evicted after alcohol-pouring incident TUCSON – Police have located the Sol y Luna tenants accused of vandalizing the Islamic Center of Tucson, the center announced Wednesday afternoon. According to ICT, an eviction process is underway and the “balcony of the offending unit has been seale...
10:56 2019-10-10

Women's mental health may improve after quitting alcohol, study says Women who drink moderate amounts of alcohol or quit the habit altogether have better mental well-being outcomes compared to those who keep drinking, according to a new study....
16:42 2019-07-08

"No Friends, No Alcohol": Bodybuilding Couple Reveal Their Fitness Regime A teetotal bodybuilding couple from the UK has revealed the secret to their fitness. Ray Houghton and Pamela Coombs have a combined age of 114 - but you wouldn't know it by looking at them....
12:00 2019-06-06

Millennials have sparked a sober revolution, and alcohol brands are starting to notice It’s everywhere you look these days: #SoberCurious, #SoberIsSexy, #SoberLife and #SoberSaturday. There are sober nightclubs, sober early-morning dance parties, Instagram influencers who anchor their o......
21:14 2019-06-27

MDMA-Assisted Therapy Shows Promise as Treatment for Alcohol Addiction Supplementing psychotherapy with small doses of MDMA could be an effective strategy to prevent relapses of alcohol addiction in patients, an ongoing small clinical trial suggests. The research is yet another example of how scientists and doctors are ...
21:56 2019-08-19

Germans thirsty for alcohol-free beer as brewers boost taste Rise in bars stocking 0% beers to meet demand of drinkers who wish to ditch the hangoverDuring last year’s sweltering summer in Europe, workers of the Störtebeker beer brewery stood at the doors of the bottle depot eagerly awaiting the empty returns ...
18:00 2019-06-14

Frat bro found guilty in pledge’s alcohol-related hazing death A former Louisiana State University student on Wednesday was found guilty of negligent homicide in the alcohol-related hazing death of a fraternity pledge two years ago. It took less than an hour for the jurors to convict Matthew Naquin, 21, who now ...
05:00 2019-07-18

O, for a draught of vintage: Keats House scraps plan to sell alcohol Hampstead museum where poet once lived drops plans following objections from locals“Give me books, French wine, fruit, fine weather and a little music played out of doors by somebody I do not know,” the Romantic poet John Keats wrote in a letter to h...
19:28 2019-09-14

Costa Rica blames 19 deaths on tainted alcohol, confiscates 30K bottles Several brands of alcohol tested positive for the presence of methanol, a toxic form of alcohol not intended for drinking.       ...
14:56 2019-07-22

Air India Pilot, Suspended Over Alcohol In Hair Serum, Moves Court An Air India pilot, suspended last year, after alcohol traces in his hairfall treatment serum showed up on the breath analyser, has challenged aviation watchdog DGCA's decision to ground him....
18:00 2019-06-03

Costa Rica tainted alcohol death toll rises to 25; what you need to know about spotting it The Costa Rican Ministry of Health says 25 people have died from drinking tainted alcohol. Learn how to identify and avoid it when traveling.       ...
23:00 2019-08-19

Senior Madhya Pradesh Officer Punished For Demanding Alcohol From Juniors A senior officer in the Madhya Pradesh government was transferred after he reportedly demanded non-vegetarian food and liquor from his juniors, asked them to foot the bill for the food and drinks as......
16:00 2019-06-07

Avoid Tea, Coffee, Alcohol: Centre Issues Advisory As Heatwave Continues Wear loose, light-coloured cotton clothes, stay indoors and avoid drinking alcohol, tea and coffee, the government said today in a health advisory issued in view of the ongoing spell of heatwave in......
23:00 2019-06-03

Oregon bar sued for serving too much alcohol to man who wounded neighbor, killed his dog and a camel An Oregon bar is being sued for allegedly serving too much alcohol to a man who subsequently went on a shooting spree, wounding his neighbor, killing his dog and a camel from a nearby wildlife preserve....
17:56 2019-07-05

United Airlines tightens alcohol rules after flight crew’s arrests United Airlines has strengthened its alcohol policy for pilots — a week after two of them were arrested for allegedly being under the influence before a flight from Scotland to Newark. The airline now requires that pilots refrain from drinking ...
21:00 2019-08-14

Tainted alcohol kills 19 in Costa Rica, ministry says, urging caution Nineteen people have died from consuming alcohol tainted with toxic levels of methanol in Costa Rica, where the Ministry of Health issued a national alert....
21:42 2019-07-21

Poll: Birth control, alcohol most 'morally acceptable'; cheating, cloning the least Many Americans consider birth control, alcohol and divorce to be morally acceptable issues -- while extramarital affairs, suicide, polygamy and human cloning are mostly considered immoral, a new survey said Wednesday....
06:56 2019-05-30

Tyler Skaggs's Death Caused By Fentanyl, Oxycodone, And Alcohol Consumption The Los Angeles Times is reporting that a toxicology report has revealed the cause of former Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs’s death. The report says that Skaggs, who was found dead in his hotel room on July 1, had fentanyl, oxycodone, and alcohol in his...
04:00 2019-08-31

Following 19 deaths since June, Costa Rica has confiscated 30,000 bottles of alcohol that could be toxic Several brands of alcohol tested positive for the presence of methanol, a toxic form of alcohol not intended for drinking.       ...
01:56 2019-07-22

Dayton, Ohio, gunman had cocaine, alcohol and antidepressants in system: coroner The gunman who carried out the Aug. 4 mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio, which left nine people dead, had cocaine and other drugs in his system at the time, according to an Ohio coroner....
12:42 2019-08-16

Exposure To Greenery Can Reduce Cravings For Junk Food, Alcohol And Cigarettes If the study is to be believed, doing just one simple thing may help you tide over cravings for harmful foods, alcohol and cigarettes- exposing yourself to greenery....
17:56 2019-07-15

Bartender in Woods lawsuit was high on marijuana, stole alcohol before crash, lawyers say Nicholas F. Immesberger, who worked at Tiger Woods' restaurant, was "excessively intoxicated" by pot in addition to alcohol before his fatal crash.       ...
03:56 2019-07-02

Fun without alcohol? Sober bars offer social connections without peer pressure to drink Alcohol is linked to heart disease, depression and many cancers, yet 67 million in US binge drink at least monthly. Sober bars want to change that.       ...
16:56 2019-07-02

Costa Rica: Tainted alcohol death toll rises to 20; 41 people affected overall The number of victims poisoned by tainted liquor in Costa Rica has risen to 20 but none were American tourists, says the country's Ministry of Health.       ...
19:00 2019-07-24

Study: Alzheimer's drug Aricept could reverse alcohol effects on young brains An drug used to treat Alzheimer's disease could help reverse some of the negative effects of adolescent binge drinking on the brain, a study published Tuesday indicates....
21:14 2019-08-20

Derby’s Richard Keogh told he will play next year after 'alcohol-related' crash Defender suffered knee injury after car accident on TuesdayNottingham Forest top Championship after win at StokeRichard Keogh has been assured he will make a full recovery from the serious knee injury he suffered in Tuesday night’s car accident that ...
01:42 2019-09-28

Poor Rays Sideline Reporter Keeps Getting Absolutely Soaked In Celebratory Postgame Alcohol I suppose this is one of those good problems, but it’s still a problem! Fox Sports Florida sideline reporter Tricia Whitaker keeps getting mercilessly drenched by celebrating Rays players, who seem to view live postgame interviews as opportunities to...
17:14 2019-10-03

Shia LaBeouf says a costar with Down's syndrome 'saved him' after problems with alcohol resulted in his arrest Chris Pizzello / Invision / AP Shia LaBeouf recently told the UK's Channel 4 that a costar with Down's syndrome saved him after a string of embarrassing incidents culminated in his arrest in July 2017 on charges of disorderly conduct, obstruction, a...
15:14 2019-10-09

Russian alcohol consumption down 43 percent since 2003, life expectancy reaches new high: WHO Alcohol consumption per capita has decreased in Russia by 43 percent since the early 2000s, according to a new report released by the World Health Organization (WHO). ...
04:56 2019-10-02

Bootleg alcohol kills 23 as heavy taxes prompt Turkish home-brew More than 20 people have died from alcohol poisoning in Turkey over the past month, according to Turkish media reports, as steep taxes on alcohol push Turks to consume bootlegged sprits....
13:14 2019-07-23

Derby’s Richard Keogh injured for rest of season after ‘alcohol-related’ car crash • Mason Bennett and Tom Lawrence charged with drink-driving• Keogh hurt knee in incident, which took place after team dinnerDerby County have confirmed their captain, Richard Keogh, is out until the end of the season because of a serious knee injury ...
09:56 2019-09-27

Gazza calls Snoop Dogg an ugly t*** in row over anti-alcohol abuse post Paul Gascoigne has described Snoop Dogg as an ugly t**t after the US rapper posted pictures showing what alcohol had allegedly done to the footballer's appearance....
17:42 2019-06-28

Snoop Dogg shares 'nasty' Gascoigne post to warn of alcohol abuse Snoop Dogg has been criticised for posting pictures of himself and former footballer Paul Gascoigne on Instagram to illustrate the negative effects of alcohol compared to cannabis....
19:28 2019-06-27

GTA Online opens in-game casino amid online gambling debate Rockstar just opened up the first casino in Grand Theft Auto Online, the Diamond, where players can pay real money to gamble in game. The casino has been empty for the first six years of GTA Online‘s existence (side note: I feel old). The resort has ...
06:28 2019-07-24

Facebook Has Been Paying Contractors to Transcribe Users’ Facebook Messenger Voice Chats (Bloomberg) — Facebook Inc. has been paying hundreds of outside contractors to transcribe clips of audio from users of its services, according to people with knowledge of the work. The work has rattled the contract employees, who are not told w...
00:56 2019-08-14

Derby County boss Cocu on 'alcohol-related' crash involving players – video Derby have condemned an 'alcohol-related incident' that has led to captain Richard Keogh being ruled out until the end of the season because of a serious knee injury. The Rams have revealed Keogh was among those who continued drinking after a team-bu...
09:56 2019-09-27

Costa Rica Confirms 2 More Suspected Alcohol Poisoning Deaths, Raising Death Toll to 25 Costa Rica’s Ministry of Health has confirmed two new deaths due to suspected methanol poisoning, raising the number of people believed to have recently died consuming tainted alcohol in the Central American country to 25. The agency said in a ...
06:42 2019-08-20

Facebook’s Libra currency spawns a wave of fakes, including on Facebook itself The accounts purporting to sell or represent the not-yet-available digital currency could undermine efforts to inspire confidence and satisfy regulators scrutinizing Libra....
00:42 2019-07-23

Facebook warns about iPhone privacy change that could unsettle Facebook users The blog post appears to be a way to get out in front of software changes made by Apple and Google that could unsettle Facebook users given the company's poor reputation for privacy....
06:14 2019-09-10

Elizabeth Warren Facebook ad mocks Facebook's fact checking policies Earlier this year Elizabeth Warren's presidential campaign ran ads on Facebook that proposed breaking it up, and they were temporarily pulled. Now, after Mark Zuckerberg talked at company meetings about the threat she poses, and as Facebook affi...
14:28 2019-10-12

Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes reportedly working with FTC on Facebook breakup Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes is reportedly in talks with the US government about breaking up the social networking company.       ...
19:42 2019-07-31

David Ortiz 'damn interested' to find answers about shooting, hires ex-Boston Police commissioner to investigate Dominican authorities announced that Ortiz's shooting was a case of mistaken identity, but the former MLB star has started a private investigation.       ...
22:28 2019-08-27

Trump, Facebook CEO Zuckerberg had 'good, constructive' meeting: Facebook U.S. President Donald Trump and Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg had a "good, constructive" meeting at the White House on Thursday, the social media company said in a statement....
06:14 2019-09-20

Calling all Facebook singles, you can now find a match with Facebook Dating Facebook Dating might be new to America, but it's a service that is already available in 19 other countries.       ...
20:42 2019-09-05

Sober memes are thriving in addiction and sobriety communities despite the popularity of viral drug and alcohol jokes BigTunaOnline/Shutterstock Social media is rife with memes about young adult tendencies including over-eating, over-drinking, and obsessing about someone who didn't text back. Online communities of those struggling with addiction and recovery gathe...
23:56 2019-05-25

NASCAR crew chief Nick Harrison died of cocaine, oxycodone, alcohol, examiner's report says Nick Harrison, who died on July 21, was was crew chief for Justin Haley in the Xfinity Series with the Kaulig Racing Team.       ...
00:56 2019-09-19

Strict alcohol laws which cut intake more than 40 per cent in Russia, linked to historically high life expectancy Strict laws put in place by the Russian authorities since 2003 have resulted in a significant drop in alcohol-related deaths nationwide, a report from the World Health Organization (WHO) revealed on Tuesday....
17:14 2019-10-01

Family attorney: Mexican resort served ‘tainted’ alcohol to 20-year-old American tourist before she drowned The attorney for the family of 20-year-old tourist Abbey Conner, who drowned after drinking alcohol at a Mexican resort, said Thursday that the alcohol was “tainted” and her parents are now filing a new lawsuit against the resort....
02:42 2019-06-14

Bootleg alcohol is an insidious international threat, and one expert says it's especially dangerous when it's slipped into a legitimate supply chain Rajesh Kumar Singh/AP Images 25 people in Costa Rica have died after drinking tainted alcohol, according to Food Safety News. Bootleg alcohol poses a major risk to the public, especially in regions lacking strong regulatory oversight. But, according...
22:28 2019-08-18

A Navy SEAL platoon deployed in Iraq is being kicked out and sent home early due to reported alcohol abuse Senior Chief Petty Officer Jayme Pastoric/US Navy/DVIDS A deployed SEAL platoon operating in Iraq was ordered out because the commander "lost confidence" in the team's ability to accomplish the mission at hand due to discipline problems, US Special ...
10:14 2019-07-25

Facebook wants to let you share your WhatsApp status to Facebook and Instagram What’s the first thing you can think of when you hear that Facebook is considering allowing WhatsApp users to share their status updates to Facebook, Instagram, and other apps? If you said “Cool,” that’s understandable —...
03:42 2019-06-28

iPhone 11 Pro will be the first iPhone I’m actually interested in – if it exists The iPhone 11 doesn’t currently seem interesting enough to sway me from my perpetual ambivalence to Apple’s smartphones – they all seem like phones that are struggling to keep up with Android competitors, but ship for twice the p...
22:14 2019-08-31

Dollar Tree adding alcohol to 1,000 struggling Family Dollar stores Dollar Tree is adding alcohol to about 1,000 Family Dollar stores in its latest effort to turn around the struggling chain.        ...
17:28 2019-05-30

'Deaths of despair' from drugs, alcohol and suicide hit young adults hardest When Brittany Rose Hallett of Indiana drank herself to death at 26, her $50,000 student loan debt was "weighing heavy on her mind," says her mother.        ...
11:56 2019-06-13

Study: Opioid recovery requires more treatment than alcohol recovery People addicted to drugs like oxycodone, hydrocodone and other opioids have a harder time kicking the habit than those addicted to alcohol, according to a new study....
04:14 2019-08-06

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: Greek island shelter crisis, only 8 per cent of UNGA speakers women, Russian alcohol laws extending lives, Older Persons Day Tuesday’s top stories: Greece urged to fast-track asylum-seekers as 1,000 die on the Mediterranean; just 16 women addressed UN General Assembly; less alcohol means longer lives in Russia; cholera campaign in Sudan; standing up for older people on int...
21:14 2019-10-01

Ryan Lochte talks alcohol rehab, 'roller-coaster' life as he eyes 2020 Olympics Lochte, now a father of two, said he checked into a rehab center in Florida last year and the treatment lasted about six weeks.       ...
01:01 2019-08-01

Facebook Is Rebranding Instagram As ‘Instagram From Facebook’ in a Surprising and Controversial Move Facebook plans to attach its name to Instagram and WhatsApp, branding them “Instagram from Facebook” and “WhatsApp from Facebook.” The move is controversial because both of the apps were born outside of Facebook, have very dif...
16:42 2019-08-03

Snoop Dogg blasted over Gazza booze post: Rapper criticised for using image of Paul Gascoigne to 'compare effects of alcohol and cannabis abuse' Snoop Dogg has faced a social media backlash after he posted pictures of troubled England football legend Paul Gascoigne to illustrate the negative effects of "alcohol abuse"....
19:28 2019-06-27

Ancient Architecture, Ancient Alcohol, Ancient Religion and the End of Our World In 1995 a German archeologist named Klaus Schmidt decided to begin work in Turkey at a place called Potbelly Hill, or Göbekli Tepe. He didn't know at the time that he was about to turn the world of archaeology upside down and re-write the story of ou...
02:28 2019-10-08

What to know about MS in children Multiple sclerosis in children can cause weakness, tremors, and muscle spasms, among other symptoms, which treatments can reduce. Learn more about multiple sclerosis in children here....
05:00 2019-06-14

What Children Remember From the War Svetlana Alexievich’s newly translated oral history, “Last Witnesses,” presents the recollections of Russians who experienced World War II as children....
14:14 2019-07-13

Parents can do better to keep their pot away from children (Reuters Health) - As legal cannabis use becomes increasingly common in the U.S., most parents say they keep their pot out of children's reach, but fewer keep it locked away, a study in Colorado suggests....
07:00 2019-08-24

A letter to… my friends with children ‘I do understand that your life has changed. But what about me? What about our friendship?’: the letter you always wanted to writeIt happens every time. I know it will, and I don’t begrudge it. Except I do, a bit. It’s happened so often, and now that...
18:00 2019-09-14

How YouTube Is Endangering Children A New York Times report has found that YouTube’s algorithm has built what journalist Max Fisher describes as “a vast audience—maybe unprecedented—for child sexual exploitation.” It has done so by suggesting home movies of semi-nude kids to viewers wh...
23:00 2019-06-03

Get Excited, Children! It Is Cigarettes! Children, we have wonderful news! It is cigarettes! Mmm mmm, cigarettes. The best treat there is! Go ahead and help yourselves, children—we won’t tell....
11:28 2019-08-06

Keeping the Fun in Children’s Sports “The evidence shows that what makes sports really fun for kids is trying hard, making progress, being a good sport, experiencing positive coaching,” a doctor of sports medicine said....
12:56 2019-07-01

Five Children Take Charge As Bengaluru Top Cop For A Day Proudly adorning the signature khaki police uniform, five terminally-ill children assumed command as Bengaluru top cop for a day as part of a special initiative by city police and ''Make a Wish''......
03:00 2019-09-10

‘Sky: Children of the Light’ is finally available on iOS Thatgamecompany's Sky: Children of the Light is finally available on iOS. The title, from the creators of Journey, was announced years ago and has lived in beta limbo for a long time. Last month, Thatgamecompany said Sky would arrive on July 11t...
20:56 2019-07-19

What to know about cystic fibrosis in children Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a genetic disorder that doctors usually diagnose in early childhood. Find out about the diagnostic procedure and the treatments that may help reduce CF symptoms....
02:42 2019-08-24

What children around the world eat – in pictures Photographer Gregg Segal travelled the world to document children and the food they eat in a week. Partly inspired by the increasing problems of childhood obesity, he tracked traditional regional diets as yet unaffected by globalisation, and ironical...
11:42 2019-07-02

The best coding kits for children If you want to try to get your kid into coding as young as possible, then Cubetto is the best place to start. It's appropriate for children as young as three -- which is largely because it strips the concept of programming down to its absolute b...
18:56 2019-06-12

Used Needles Likely Cause Of HIV Outbreak Among Children In Pakistan Health authorities here are scrambling to control an HIV outbreak in the country's south after the virus was diagnosed in about 700 people, most of them children, in recent weeks....
09:42 2019-06-07

Migrant mothers and children sue U.S. over asylum ban More than 125 migrant mothers and children have sued the U.S. government, claiming the Trump administration has violated the rights of asylum-seekers through the arbitrary and capricious implementation of a virtual asylum ban at the southern border....
08:00 2019-09-18

Should I tell my children their late father had an affair? The big question you have to ask is, what do you hope to achieve by telling them? There are other people you can talk to, says Annalisa BarbieriAfter a long marriage, my husband passed away suddenly some time ago. What my children don’t know is that,...
21:56 2019-07-05

My husband and I want to restore our sex life but I don’t want more children After having two children, we’re exhausted all the time and postnatal depression has left me with zero sex driveMy husband and I are really struggling to get our sex life back on track after having two children. We’re both exhausted all the time and,...
13:56 2019-06-04

The Indian children who need to take a train to get to water As their classmates set off to play after school each day, nine-year-old Sakshi Garud and her neighbor Siddharth Dhage, 10, are among a small group of children who take a 14 km (9 miles) return train journey from their village in India to fetch water...
03:00 2019-09-25

US Man Found Guilty Of Murdering His 5 Children A South Carolina man was found guilty on Tuesday of murdering his five children after he confessed to killing them at their mobile home in 2014 before driving their decomposing bodies through several......
08:28 2019-06-05

Syria: At least seven children killed in yet another airstrike According to the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF), at least seven children were killed in an airstrike against displaced civilians on Saturday on the village of Mhambel, in the outskirts of Idlib, in northwest Syria. News reports state that over 20 civili...
01:00 2019-07-08

How to prepare children for jobs of the future Today's classroom is a far cry from the traditional image of locker desks, chalkboards and pencils. With education expected to prepare children for a fast-changing digital workplace, technology-led learning is becoming the norm and kids may be coding...
10:00 2019-08-06

After ICE raids, some children still are without a parent, official says Some children whose parents were detained in immigration raids in Mississippi last week still do not have at least one parent with them, a Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services spokeswoman said Thursday....
21:56 2019-08-16

Children buried by bombing in Syria Rescue workers pull 12-year-old Nour Faham from the dust, rubble and twisted metal that was his home, struck Monday morning by a Syrian government air force bomb in the northeastern town of Ariha....
08:28 2019-06-01

UN: 115 million men and boys were married as children New research by the United Nations' children's arm estimates 115 million men and boys around the world were married as children, and 23 million of them wed before age 15....
23:14 2019-06-07

How to prepare children for the jobs of the future Today's classroom is a far cry from the traditional image of locker desks, chalkboards and pencils. With education expected to prepare children for a fast-changing digital workplace, technology-led learning is becoming the norm and kids may be coding...
18:28 2019-08-02

Should children wear fitness trackers? Fitness trackers have been around for years, but only recently have they been engineered for children with kid-friendly designs and a simpler set of features. Garmin was one of the first big tech names to release the Vivofit Jr for kids back in ...
13:42 2019-06-09

U.S. limits protections for some migrant children U.S. immigration authorities on Friday said the government would limit which migrant children who enter the country alone qualify for special protections in the United States, the latest move by the Trump administration to tighten immigration restric...
06:42 2019-06-01

Police: Man, 2 children die in crash on Interstate 65 BONNIEVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police say a man and two children from North Carolina have died in a crash on Interstate 65. News outlets report police said in a statement that the crash happened Saturday night in Hart County near Bonnieville....
21:14 2019-05-26

UK children least happy than they have been in a decade, says report Childhood happiness has fallen to its lowest level in a decade, with nearly a quarter of UK children discontent with their lives, according to a charity's new research....
13:42 2019-08-28

More than 100 children die in India in encephalitis outbreak PATNA, India (AP) — An encephalitis outbreak has killed more than 100 children in India’s eastern state of Bihar. Authorities say 106 children have died and 437 others between the ages of 4 and 10 are being treated in hospitals in Muzaffarpur d...
15:56 2019-06-18

Thatgamecompany’s Sky: Children of the Light launches on iOS Thatgamecompany the award-winning studio behind the memorable PlayStation 3 game Journey, has launched its long-awaited Sky: Children of the Light.Read More...
02:42 2019-07-19

All You Need To Know About LIC New Children's Money Back Plan LIC: The LIC New Children's Money Back Plan can be purchased by any parent or grandparent for a child up to 12 years in age, for a minimum sum assured of Rs 1 lakh. This LIC policy does not have any......
21:00 2019-05-21

What's the Difference Between Children's and Infants' Tylenol? If you’ve ever had to buy pain relievers for a little one, you’ve probably noticed that there are separate bottles of “Children’s” and “Infants’” products. In the case of acetaminophen (Tylenol), the contents of the bottles are the same....
01:42 2019-05-29

16 children of fallen 9/11 heroes becoming NYC firefighters The children of FDNY firefighters who perished on 9/11 are blossoming into a new generation of Bravest. On the eve of the 18th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks, the current FDNY Academy class, set to graduate in two weeks, include...
02:56 2019-09-08

How Do You Talk to Children About Climate Change? The key is understanding what climate change is. “A lot of people, when they talk to children, are processing their own anxiety and fears,” a psychologist said....
18:56 2019-06-27

NC man drowns after rescuing children at beach WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, N.C. (WRAL) — A Durham man died while trying to rescue children in the water off Wrightsville Beach on Sunday. According to town officials, emergency workers were unable to resuscitate 35-year-old Johnny Lee Vann Jr. after he was ...
20:42 2019-07-17

Children of Morta Is A Solid Roguelike Children of Morta is a roguelike RPG by Dead Mage, published by This War of Mine studio 11 bit. It’s out on September 3 for PC, with PS4, Xbox, and Switch versions coming in October. I’ve played pieces of it over the years, and now that I have the fu...
21:42 2019-09-02

I’ve opted out of homework for my young children. Here’s why, and how you can, too. After a long day learning everything from how to do fractions to how to share to how to stand up to bullies, they need time to unwind and relax, just like I do when I get home from work....
18:00 2019-10-07

Cities where the most children live in poverty To determine the cities where the most children live in poverty, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed data from the Census Bureau’s 2017 American Community Survey.        ...
08:42 2019-07-24

Venezuelan children with cancer die, and accusations fly The deaths of several cancer-stricken Venezuelan children who were awaiting bone marrow transplants have ignited a bitter dispute between the government and opponents over who is to blame...
18:28 2019-05-28

Hundreds of Children were Sacrificed in Peru, But Why? Archaeologists and anthropologists excavating in the north of Peru have made the incredible 600-year-old discovery of more than “140 children, three adults, and at least 200 young llamas” all ritually sacrificed by the Chimú culture. ...
22:42 2019-08-28

Jia Tolentino Wants You to Read Children’s Books “A really good middle-grade novel,” says the New Yorker essayist, whose debut collection is “Trick Mirror,” “will supersede a lot of contemporary fiction in terms of economy, lucidity and grace.”...
22:14 2019-08-01

Scotland becomes first country in UK to ban smacking of children Member’s bill removing defence of ‘justifiable assault’ passed overwhelmingly Scotland has become the first country in the UK to ban outright the physical punishment of children, making it a criminal offence for parents to smack their offspring.The m...
22:00 2019-10-03

Prince Harry Reveals How Many Children He Wants To Have For Prince Harry, fatherhood has been an enriching experience and the Duke of Sussex recently admitted that he and his wife Meghan know exactly how many children they want to have....
19:42 2019-07-31

100 Children Die Of Encephalitis In Bihar's Muzaffarpur Bihar health officials have also been struggling with a heatwave that killed over 40 people on Saturday. Most of those deaths were reported from Aurangabad, Gaya and Nawada, with 27 dying in......
08:28 2019-06-17

Woods: My children associated golf with pain – until now "Tiger Woods has spoken exclusively to GOLFTV about the immense pride he felt in sharing the joy of a Masters win with his children, and insists he will do all he can to chase down Jack Nicklaus’ major record."...
14:31 2019-05-21

Are smart speakers really safe for children? Smart speakers with A.I. assistants are constantly listening to the world around them, waiting for commands while soaking in whatever dialogue is within earshot—some of which is actually screened by employees at Google and Amazon. Unfortu...
21:42 2019-07-22

| US to allow indefinite detention of migrant children - DHS US President Donald Trump's administration announced that it would remove tough legal limits on how long migrant children can be detained as part of its broader crackdown on undocumented immigrants....
02:56 2019-08-22

Ramirez children still missing 1 year later TUCSON – It has been a year since Luis Jr. and Kahmila Ramirez were kidnapped by their biological parents during a supervised visit. The Department of Child Services contract employee was tied to a tree and tased. Tucson police say Luis Sr. and Andre...
15:28 2019-05-21

4 Children Take Stolen Car On 1,000-Km Trip Across Australian Outback Four children took a stolen four-wheel drive on a 1,000-kilometre (620-mile) road trip across the Australian outback before being nabbed by police, officials said Monday....
22:42 2019-07-15

FROM THE FIELD: Children in warzones denied right to education  Millions of children around the world are being denied a “safe place to learn”, due to ongoing conflicts according to the UN Children’s Fund, UNICEF....
20:28 2019-06-27

More and More Children Are Feeling Anxious. This Graphic Novelist Is Trying to Help. “Guts,” Raina Telgemaier’s warm, funny and realistic new graphic memoir, hits home for parents and children trying to climb out of the abyss of worry....
15:00 2019-09-17

FDA warns Juul about advertising to school children The Food and Drug Administration put Juul Labs Inc., on notice Monday for allegedly advertising their products as “much safer than cigarettes” to kids in a school presentation....
21:14 2019-09-09

Have children in your area been groomed on dating apps? Children as young as nine have been victims of sexual offences after accessing adult dating apps, according to police documents obtained by Sky News....
20:00 2019-09-17

Gab founder says users fed up with Big Tech treating them 'like children' The founder of Gab.com said activity on the social network, criticized as a far-right haven, has soared because of users riled by censorship on larger Silicon Valley platforms....
08:42 2019-08-09

The Baroness Fighting to Protect Children Online Beeban Kidron says tech giants exert too much leverage over young users and has pushed laws to change that. “It’s little Timmy in his bedroom versus Mark Zuckerberg in his Valley,” she said....
22:00 2019-08-27

Why do parents forget their children in parked, hot cars? A 2-year-old child was found dead inside a parked car in Kansas on Sunday — marking the ninth such death in the country in the three-week span since a New York dad made national headlines for accidentally leaving his twins in a hot car for hours....
22:42 2019-08-16

Dodgeball is not oppressing our children, it is teaching them life Dodgeball is about becoming an adult, it's good exercise, and it teaches our kids how to be tough. Calling it oppression reflects America's decline.        ...
20:00 2019-06-10

Tuberculosis rates down in most U.S. children, but still high in some groups (Reuters Health) - Over the past decade, the number of children and teens in the U.S diagnosed with tuberculosis has decreased by nearly half, according to a new study....
11:14 2019-09-03

13 children of fallen 9-11 firefighters joining FDNY The children of FDNY firefighters who perished on 9/11 are blossoming into a new generation of Bravest. On the eve of the 18th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks, the current FDNY Academy class, set to graduate in two weeks, include...
05:14 2019-09-08

How you live affects your sperm - and perhaps your future children too Lifestyle choices from smoking to wearing tight underpants change men's sperm, and animal studies suggest these changes affect children’s health and behaviour...
14:00 2019-09-08

YouTube Said to Be Fined Over Children's Privacy Violations Alphabet's Google will spend up to $200 million to settle a Federal Trade Commission investigation into YouTube's alleged violation of a children's privacy law, a person briefed on the matter told......
11:14 2019-08-31

Mom of slain children asks for mercy on ex-husband The mother of five children who were killed by their father stunned a South Carolina courtroom Tuesday by asking the jury to spare her ex-husband's life. (June 12)        ...
17:42 2019-06-12

Gut bacteria might influence how our brains develop as children Two-year-olds with higher abundances of two particular gut microbes have more activity in brain regions associated with attention and language acquisition...
20:42 2019-06-27

"Picked As Many As Possible": Soldier Who Saved Children From US Shooting An off-duty soldier who was at the Texas mall near Saturday's deadly mass shooting was hailed as a hero after recounting how he and another man tried to carry children to safety. Army Specialist......
22:42 2019-08-04

‘Where do babies come from?’ How to answer children’s 10 most vexing questions Parents are queried as many as 55 times a day by their kids in the school holidays, a survey says. Here are some considered responses to the most popular lines of inquiryParents are asked as many as 55 questions a day by their children over the schoo...
19:28 2019-08-05

3 Children Among 4 Killed After Train Smashes Into Their Car In France Three children and an adult were killed when a train smashed into their car Monday at a level crossing in eastern France, the mayor of the town said....
22:42 2019-07-15

DHS Says It Will Collect DNA From Detained Immigrants, Including Children Donald Trump’s Department of Homeland Security announced that it will be collecting DNA samples from tens of thousands of immigrants detained in federal facilities, including children, and input that genetic data into a national criminal database....
04:00 2019-10-04

Chief During Turmoil at Children’s Hospital May Be Next UNC President Dr. William Roper led the UNC Health Care system, which is being investigated over concerns about its pediatric heart surgery program during his tenure....
21:14 2019-07-05

Border Patrol: ‘Smugglers use children as a diversion’ TUCSON – U.S. Border Patrol agents say they arrested a 32-year-old woman who had 160 packages of methamphetamine hidden inside her SUV. Agents say, the woman also had her two minor children in the car, which is a repeat of a smuggling incident ...
04:00 2019-10-04

Mom shares experience of raising intersex children OGDEN, Utah — When doctors said her youngest child would be a girl, Amie Schofield chose the name Victoria. Then doctors said the child would be a boy, so she switched to Victor. It turned out neither was exactly right. The blue-eyed baby was interse...
01:14 2019-06-11

Poland lightning: Two children among five killed after storm Lightning strikes across the Tatra Mountains in southern Poland and neighbouring Slovakia have killed five people and injuring more than 100 others in an area popular with hikers and families, authorities said....
09:14 2019-08-23

Australia says 8 Australian children to return from Syria CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s prime minister says eight Australian offspring of two slain Islamic State group fighters have been removed from Syria in Australia’s first organized repatriation from the conflict zone. Prime Ministe...
06:14 2019-06-24

Mali massacre victims included 24 children: PM Bodies recovered from a massacre of almost a 100 people by a Malian ethnic militia included at least 24 children, many of them shot in the back, the prime minister said during a visit to the crime scene on Tuesday....
22:56 2019-06-11

Nearly 500 Children Have Been Infected With HIV in a Single Pakistani City. Here’s What to Know Nearly 500 children in a single Pakistani city have tested positive for HIV, in an outbreak that has led to the arrest of at least one doctor and highlighted gross inadequacies in the local health care system. As of mid-May, 410 children and 100 adul...
16:28 2019-05-23

The UN children's charity now accepts donations in cryptocurrency UNICEF, the U.N.'s charity for children, launched a cryptocurrency fund that will enable the organization to receive donations in bitcoin and ether....
18:00 2019-10-09

Two Immigrant Children Have Died in U.S. Custody in the Last Week A 16-year-old Guatemalan child has died while in U.S. Customs and Border Protection custody, the agency said in a statement on Monday. The child, who was not identified in the statement, is the fifth minor to die while in U.S. immigration custody in ...
19:14 2019-05-21

'Mom, is it bad to be brown and Jewish?': how to talk to your children about race Since Trump’s rise to power, writer Mira Jacob has faced increasingly difficult questions from her young sonIt started with Michael Jackson. It was 2014, and Mira Jacob’s six-year-old son Z had moved on from being obsessed with Freddie Mercury (“He d...
07:42 2019-06-08

Remains Of 227 Sacrificed Children Found In Peru Archeologists in Peru say the 227 bodies they have unearthed from a site used by the pre-Columbian Chimu culture is the biggest-ever discovery of sacrificed children....
07:14 2019-08-28

Millions of children in conflicts need psychological help: report More than 420 million children live in conflict zones, according to a new study. Humanitarian groups have called on countries to do more to preserve childhood, including providing assistance and much-needed funds....
10:42 2019-09-11

Children among 16 injured in stabbing at Japan bus stop: NHK Sixteen people, including eight primary school children, were injured in a suspected stabbing by a man just outside Tokyo on Tuesday morning, national broadcaster NHK reported....
03:14 2019-05-28

Texas sheriff: Migrants are ‘drunks’ who ‘will run over your children’ TARRANT COUNTY, Texas (KXAS) – A North Texas sheriff, as well as the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Thursday morning criticized a judge’s ruling barring his agency from relying solely on databases that have...
08:14 2019-10-11

HIV infects over 400 Pakistani children; doctor accused More 400 children have been diagnosed with HIV in a Pakistani town as several families accuse a local doctor of spreading the virus through tainted syringes....
00:42 2019-05-22

Parents, children disagree on when they'll be financially independent A recent survey identifies the key points at which young adults should hit key financial milestones. For many, those pressures can contribute to a quarter-life crisis....
21:14 2019-07-22

4 Your Health: School children are losing weight Preschoolers on the WIC food program are losing weight. NBC News Obesity rates for preschoolers on government food programs have dropped. That is according to a new CDC study that included over 12 million young children. Roughly 14 percent of kids in...
22:14 2019-06-19

Search suspended for man and 3 children whose boat capsized The US Coast Guard suspended a search Sunday for a man and three children who went missing after their 14-foot boat capsized off the coast of Kennebunkport, Maine....
21:14 2019-10-07

Justice Scalia's most lasting legacy could be his children In a 30-year career on the Supreme Court, Justice Antonin Scalia authored more than 800 opinions, forming the basis for the conservative originalist view of the Constitution. But an equally lasting legacy may turn out to be his family. The justice, w...
06:42 2019-07-24

You Shouldn't Need Photos of Sobbing And Terrified Children On Wednesday, Immigrations and Custom Enforcement raided food processing plants in Mississippi and arrested 680 people who were working without documentation. Immediately, journalists rightly sprang into action. It was the first day of school and chi...
08:00 2019-08-09

Venezuelan mothers, children in tow, rush to migrate Mothers dragged their children across three countries, trekking around border checkpoints and crossing rivers in waist-high water. Others were conned by fake travel agents, or robbed by bandits....
23:28 2019-06-19

18 Children, Teacher Injured After Bus Overturns In Jaisalmer A school bus overturned in Rajasthan's Jaisalmer district after the driver lost control on Saturday morning, injuring 18 children and one teacher, a police official said....
09:42 2019-10-05

At Least 50 Children Injured In Taliban Attack On Kabul At least 50 children were among nearly 100 people wounded Monday when the Taliban detonated a powerful car bomb in an area of Kabul housing military and government buildings, officials said....
00:42 2019-07-02

US government to allow indefinite detention of migrant children The US Department of Homeland Security said it intends to scrap a rule that prohibited the detention of migrant children for more than 20 days. The step is expected to be challenged in court....
06:00 2019-08-22

7 Children Among Eight Killed After Being Struck By Lightning In Bihar Eight people, seven of them children aged 15 years or below, were killed and eight others were injured after lightning struck them in Bihar's Nawada on Friday afternoon, an official said....
03:56 2019-07-20

Is being tickled good for you? Why does one of my children love it but the other hates it? Post your answers – and new questions – below or email them to nq@theguardian.comIs being tickled good for you? Why does one of my children love being tickled, while the other hates it? It sounds like my tickle-loving child is being tortured, but she...
13:00 2019-07-16

When Children Came out to Play: Ancient Toys and Games The main halls and secured vaults of museums around the world are loaded with vast arrays of grotesque antique weapons, golden lined velvet robes, ceremonial swords and crowns, jewel encrusted scepters and other adult treasures and artifacts.  ...
12:28 2019-06-22

Five children killed in Pennsylvania day care fire ERIE, Pa. — Authorities say a morning fire in Pennsylvania claimed the lives of five children and sent another person to the hospital. In a Facebook post, city officials said that firefighters responding to a structure fire shortly after 1:00 a.m. fo...
20:28 2019-08-12

Among the 3,000 detained by Indian authorities in Kashmir: children India has detained thousands in the name of public order since it stripped the region of its autonomy. “There is an atmosphere of fear in every house,” said one mother, adding that she did not know why her son was detained. “If they can pick up child...
00:56 2019-08-30

Going cashless? What to know before you hand a debit card to your children As you go cashless, new debit cards aim to make it easier to give money to your children. Here's what to think before you put them in your kids' hands....
22:56 2019-09-17

Alternative education for HIV-positive children in Ethiopia Holistic models of care for HIV-positive children are almost non-existent in Ethiopia. In an area south of the capital with a high prevalence of of virus that can lead to AIDS, one school is an exception....
23:42 2019-09-17

US immigration raids leave children without parents Nearly half of the 680 people detained in the largest US immigration raid in a decade have been released pending deportation trials. Teachers have described the "devastation" of children left home alone after the raids....
04:00 2019-08-09

Children drive 600 miles before police stop them Four children in Australia got into one of their parents' car and drove for more than 600 miles (around 1,000km) before being stopped by police the following day....
16:42 2019-07-15

Use a Book in Place of a Children's Birthday Card When it comes time to open a birthday gift, kids care about the card as much as they care about the nutritional values on the side of their box of Cap’n Crunch. It usually gets tossed aside, the message lost in a mountain of discarded wrapping paper....
17:42 2019-05-31

Children Say the Horrors of Border Detention Are Not Just Due to Overcrowding A new report from NBC contains allegations that children kept in a border facility in Yuma, AZ faced intentional cruelty from border agents, in addition to the indignities and suffering from overcrowding. Some described sexual assaults by agents, whi...
05:42 2019-07-10

Bronx dad arrested for allegedly trying to kill his children A Bronx dad was arrested for trying to kill his son and daughter by slitting their throats with a knife, police and sources said Wednesday. Carlos Camilo allegedly attacked his 12-year-old son and 18-year-old daughter around 11 p.m. Tuesday after his...
02:00 2019-05-30

Preying on Children: The Emerging Psychology of Pedophiles Images of child sex abuse have reached a crisis point on the internet. Now, science is beginning to shed light on why people abuse children in the first place....
08:28 2019-09-29

Mexico Detains Nearly 800 Migrants, Including 368 Children Under Eight A total of 791 Central American migrants, including 368 children under the age of eight, have been detained in the Mexican state of Veracruz, officials said Sunday....
05:00 2019-06-17

GOP Ghoul on Children Dying at the Border: 'Fine!' Republicans have made it known just how they feel about migrant children being treated ruthlessly and dying at the border (hint: they do not care!!) but it’s still shocking to hear their dressed down, straightforward assholery....
19:00 2019-05-29

Svetlana Alexievich: ‘Most children caught up in war die early’ The Nobel prize-winning author on using oral history to convey the horrors of war, her regard for Dostoevsky, and Greta Thunberg’s activismSvetlana Alexievich gave a lecture last week commemorating the work of murdered Russian journalist Anna Politko...
03:56 2019-10-13

OB-GYN accused of fathering children with patients says one is now his wife An OBGYN from Mississippi accused of sexual misconduct and sleeping with his patients, two of whom he impregnated, says he did nothing wrong — and that one of the alleged victims is now actually his wife. “If there had been a danger as alleged,...
11:00 2019-07-12

Does having children make you happy? Yes, if you let them | Kenan Malik A new study suggests non-parents are happier but kids bring great pleasure and joy if they are not viewed as constraintsChildren can make you happy. But only once they’ve left home. So suggests a new academic study. It’s the latest in a pile of recen...
08:56 2019-08-25

Woman, 3 Children Among 16 Killed In UP Road Accident A woman and three children were among 16 killed in an accident involving three vehicles on a national highway passing through Shahjahanpur district of Uttar Pradesh today....
12:42 2019-08-27

Why are so many black children being shot dead in one US city? Xavier Usanga, seven, was killed outside his home – and as one of 13 children fatally shot in St Louis, Missouri, in six months, his story is grimly familiarThe 13 children killed by guns in one city in six monthsGrowing up between abandoned building...
12:00 2019-10-01

Pakistan Grapples With Unprecedented HIV Infections in Children When a doctor sounded alarm bells about children mysteriously testing positive for HIV, health officials decided to offer screening to his entire town. What they found, the World Health Organization said, was unprecedented....
12:42 2019-06-09

Pakistan struggling to eradicate malnutrition in children Despite abundance of food, child malnutrition is rife in Pakistan. Four in 10 children under five years of age are stunted in the country, according to a government survey....
18:00 2019-06-21

More than 300 people, mostly children, rescued from 'dehumanizing conditions' Nigerian police rescued more than 300 people - mostly children -- held in "dehumanizing conditions" during a raid on a school on Thursday, City of Kaduna police spokesman Yakubu Sabo told CNN....
22:00 2019-09-27

The charity keeping children off the streets by teaching them to ski A charity which teaches inner city youngsters from deprived communities how to ski is aiming to recruit a record number of teenagers onto this year's snow sports programme....
11:42 2019-06-15

Motel owner charged with abusing 3 children Court documents indicate a Maine motel owner accused of abusing three children bound a 6-year-old girl and hung her upside down from a hook as punishment....
15:42 2019-05-31

Around 12 million children may never see a classroom, UN data reveals New data published by the United Nations cultural agency on Friday, reveals that without taking urgent measures, around 12 million young children will never set foot inside a school, with girls facing “the greatest barriers”....
00:56 2019-09-14

| WATCH: US man sentenced to death for killing his five children An American convicted of killing his five small children has been sentenced to death, even after his ex-wife asked jurors to spare his life because the kids loved him. WATCH NOW....
10:14 2019-06-14

The Kidnapped Yazidi Children Who Don't Want To Be Rescued From ISIS Accounts of the wrenching scene, given by both Rasho and the girls, point to a new challenge confronting members of the Yazidi community as they try to trace nearly 3,000 Yazidis who remain......
23:14 2019-06-14

ACLU Says Nearly 1,000 Children Have Been Taken From Their Parents in the Past Year The Trump administration has stolen almost 1,000 children from their parents since a judge ordered them to stop the cruel, racist practice, the American Civil Liberties Union said Tuesday. According to a court filing in U.S. District Court in San Die...
20:42 2019-07-31

Men who have children later in life may prime their kids for longevity Older dads may change the chromosomes in their sperm so that their children will be able to live longer lives – a phenomenon similar to Lamarckian evolution...
14:32 2019-05-21

Children 'whitening skin to avoid racism' Children as young as 10 are whitening their faces to avoid being subjected to racist abuse in Britain, a child protection group has warned, as police struggle to stem a rising tide of hate crimes against minors....
15:56 2019-05-30

Four children killed in attack on Yemen market Four children were among 14 civilians killed in an airstrike on Al-Thabet market in Yemen's northern Saada province on Monday, according to Houthi authorities, amid conflicting reports of what happened....
20:14 2019-07-31

Air strikes maim, scar Yemen's children Ismail Abdullah kicks a makeshift football, wrapped in pink plastic, with his right foot. A slight limp visible, he holds back as his cousins run forward in the sand....
17:42 2019-09-25

These are the children of 9/11 heroes who graduated from the Fire Academy They’re finishing the jobs their fathers started. Thirteen probationary firefighters — all children of FDNY members killed in the 9/11 terror attacks — graduated from the Fire Academy on Tuesday, filling the shoes of the dads they lost 18 years ago. ...
16:56 2019-09-25

"They Loved Him, Let Him Live": Ex-Wife Of Man Who Killed His 5 Children An American convicted of killing his five small children was sentenced to death Thursday, even after his ex-wife asked jurors to spare his life because the kids loved him....
02:28 2019-06-14

Stories Of Children Affected By Drug Addiction VERSAILLES, Ky. (LEX 18) – Many people from across the country came together to help children whose families are affected by substance abuse. The Blameless Children event was held at Journey Church in Versailles. It was a free family event dedi...
03:56 2019-06-09

20 More Children Die In Bihar's Muzaffarpur, Encephalitis Deaths Near 100 The deadly Acute Encephalitis Syndrome has claimed the lives of twenty more children in just a day, taking the number of deaths to 93 in June alone in Bihar's Muzaffarpur. As the state grapples with......
07:14 2019-06-17

Drugs mix-up leaves children with 'werewolf syndrome' Anger among parents in Spain is growing over the handling of a pharmaceutical mix-up which caused at least 20 children to sprout hair all over their bodies....
13:28 2019-08-31

One Bomb. 11 Children Killed. And the Evidence That Implicates the U.S. A woman and 11 children were killed in an airstrike on a home in Afghanistan last fall. We spoke to the father who was left to search for answers. The United States initially said it was not involved, but after our visual investigation, it changed it...
10:42 2019-06-03

‘Education is Under Fire’ in Afghanistan, the U.N. Children’s Agency Says Schools in Afghanistan saw the number of attacks triple in a year, according to UNICEF, stoking further concern of deteriorating security and access to education in the country. According to a report released Monday, there were 192 attacks on schools...
14:28 2019-05-28

4 Your Health: Vanity products dangerous to children Vanity products may put young children at risk. NBC News Many of the products we use to look and smell better may be putting young children at risk. A new study from Nationwide Children’s Hospital reveals injuries involving personal care produc...
21:42 2019-06-17

Art exhibit showcases migrant children’s journey TUCSON- Thousands of children seeking asylum have taken shelter this past year at the Benedictine Monastery. Many migrants seeking asylum tell their stories of a rough journey especially for the children involved. Volunteers at the migrant shelter ha...
03:00 2019-07-15

Refugee Cutbacks Could Isolate Rohingya Children in the U.S. Thousands of Rohingya have quietly settled in America, but for children who fled violence in Myanmar, having their parents join them is becoming a distant hope....
15:00 2019-09-22

FTC reportedly investigating YouTube over children's privacy YouTube may have a particularly strong incentive to change how it handles kids' videos -- it appears to be under government scrutiny for its behavior. Sources for both the New York Times and Washington Post assert that the FTC is in the "late s...
02:42 2019-06-20

Swedish Queen pushes for children's rights at UN Queen Silvia of Sweden is speaking out about the growth of child sex abuse, exploitation and pornography on the internet — and the failure of many governments and tech companies to stop it.        ...
17:14 2019-10-03

Imaginary friends can help grown-ups, as well as children | Eva Wiseman They help us confront our fears when we are young, but as we get older we find other imaginary friends to take their placeUntil a year ago we had an invisible lodger in our house named Uncle. My daughter would call him on the phone, elaborate domesti...
14:42 2019-09-22

Weight Watchers eyes a new clientele: Children Some Weight Watchers loyalists applaud Kurbo by WW. But nutritionists worry Kurbo promotes an unhealthy relationship with food during an especially impressionable time....
18:56 2019-08-17

9 children taken to Texas hospital after school bus crash MULESHOE, Texas (AP) — Authorities say nine children were taken to a West Texas hospital after a semi-trailer carrying cattle collided with a school bus. Texas Department of Public Safety Lt. Bryan Witt said Wednesday that the children aboard the Mul...
20:00 2019-06-12

Children’s Art Answers the Question: What Will Earth Look Like in 30 Years? “We humans need to do better.” That’s the sentiment Nahzeer Sandets, 12, shared in response to the question above. His drawing illustrates his bleak outlook on earth’s future, and he’s not alone—the environment, th...
02:14 2019-09-13

Conditions for Children Detained at the Border are Still Horrific Detention centers at the border have been under increasing scrutiny in past weeks, with lawyers and advocates telling stories of appalling conditions for the children and families held there. A new report from the Associated Press—published as the Ho...
18:14 2019-06-28

Celebrity parents with famous musician children 24/7 Tempo has identified 20 celebrities with famous musician children, because the apple doesn't fall far from the musical tree, right?        ...
17:14 2019-06-07

Couple gives birth to children that were not theirs due to IVF 'unimaginable mishap' A couple in New York gave birth to twin boys in March that were not genetically theirs after being implanted with the wrong embryos by a California fertility clinic....
19:28 2019-07-08

‘I wish I’d told Dad how much I hated him’ – when children ditch their parents What pushes someone to cut all ties with their mother or father?As a child, Laura craved unconditional love. But instead of cuddles and family outings, her lasting memories are of bitter rows. “My mum never wanted children,” she says. “She told me th...
13:56 2019-08-27

7 children were killed after Kenya school collapse A part of a school building collapsed in the Kenyan capital Nairobi, killing seven children and injuring dozens more, Kenya Red Cross spokesperson Peter Abwao told CNN....
16:42 2019-09-23

Migrant children still being separated from parents at border More than a year after the Trump administration ended a controversial policy that led to hundreds of family separations, as many as five migrant children per day continue to be separated from their parents at the border....
15:42 2019-07-12

Children are earning $1,500 a year in allowances, but won't save Kids could put away more than $1,500 in one year — if they had the discipline to save the cash Mom and Dad give them. How to teach your child money management skills through an allowance....
18:56 2019-10-01

Mark Sanford Wants to Be President, but Maybe His Children Will Save Him Republican politician Mark Sanford wants to be relevant again. And the only way ousted Republicans can be relevant without bootlicking is by attempting to challenge President Donald Trump....
06:28 2019-08-19

At least 31 children in India killed by toxin in lychees Dozens of children have died from acute encephalitis in the past 10 days, say health officialsAt least 31 children have died in northern India in the past 10 days from a brain disease believed to be linked to a toxic substance found in lychee fruit, ...
08:28 2019-06-13

Kenya school collapse kills several children A school building has collapsed in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, killing at least seven children. Scores were also injured in the accident, which residents and others blame on shoddy construction....
19:28 2019-09-23

German state proposes smoking ban in vehicles with children The German state of North Rhine-Westphalia is to consider a law which would ban smoking in vehicles with children and pregnant women. The health minister has also called for a nationwide ban....
18:42 2019-09-11

Turns out every children's TV show character is a goddamn giant Fools that we are, it’s long been assumed that cartoon characters meant to look like children are at least roughly child-sized. In order to hold onto a sense of reality, our brains automatically parse the Rugrats babies as being as small as real babi...
20:28 2019-06-19

Bihar Children Deaths A National Horror: Congress The Congress on Wednesday described the deaths of children in Bihar due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome as a "national horror story" and demanded accountability from the Centre and the state......
23:42 2019-06-19

Encephalitis Deaths Rise To 136 In Bihar, Over 600 Children Affected Brain fever has afflicted more than 600 children across 16 districts of Bihar of which 136 have lost their lives since the beginning of this month, the state health department said on Thursday....
04:00 2019-06-21

Two Children Among 7 Killed In Collision Between Chopper, Plane In Spain Seven people including two children were killed in a midair collision between a helicopter and a light aircraft over Spain's Mallorca island on Sunday, authorities said....
22:14 2019-08-25

Neglect of Syrian women, children documented in new D.C. exhibit A new exhibit, a series of 25 paintings and two installations, provides a window into the lives of Syrian women and children forced to flee their homeland....
18:56 2019-06-10

5 children killed in fire at Pennsylvania day care center ERIE, Pa. (AP) — A day care center where children could stay overnight as their parents worked was ravaged Sunday by a fire that killed five and sent the owner to the hospital, authorities said. The victims in the lakeside city of Erie ranged in ages...
20:28 2019-08-12

Pennsylvania fire: five children die in blaze at daycare centre Four of the victims were at the centre overnight because their parents were working, local media reported An early morning fire in Pennsylvania at a residential building housing a daycare centre killed five children and sent the owner to the hospital...
08:14 2019-08-12

Five children die, two teens escape from burning Pennsylvania house Five children died and other people were rescued from an early-morning fire at a home that operated as a daycare center in Erie, Pennsylvania, on Sunday, officials and news media reported....
11:28 2019-08-12

Aligarh Murder One Among 4 Gruesome Attacks On Children In UP This Week The shocking murder of a two-year-old girl in Aligarh was just one among four such attacks against minors to occur across Uttar Pradesh in the first week of June, police records show....
21:56 2019-06-09

Stolen police SUV crash: 2 children dead, 10 hurt The Dayton, Ohio Police Department says two children were killed in a multi-vehicle accident involving a stolen police SUV. A suspect was taken into custody. (Aug. 27)        ...
15:00 2019-08-27

KSP Reminds Parents, Public To Never Leave Children In Hot Cars FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) – Kentucky State Police are asking people to keep an eye out for children left in hot cars as temperatures rise. With the mercury levels on the rise this week, KSP is renewing its plea for parents to be extremely cautious abou...
17:28 2019-06-10

137 children aged 10 and 11 caught with knives in London schools More than 130 children aged 10 and 11 have been caught with knives or used them to commit violence in London schools in the past four years, the Standard can reveal....
13:00 2019-06-10

Gay parents flee Russia with kids: 'The authorities could take the children away' Andrei and Yevgeny are married, with two adopted children. In an exclusive DW interview, they recount how they had to leave Moscow for fear that the Russian authorities would take their children away....
01:42 2019-08-13

Firefighter's children die in blaze while he attends separate call-out Three children killed in a fire at a US home child care centre were those of a volunteer firefighter who was attending a separate call-out, officials have said....
00:56 2019-08-13

How lychees are linked to encephalitis risk in malnourished children Indian medics say children falling ill after filling up on fruit and going to bed with no dinnerThe recent deaths of more than 110 children in India from encephalitis have been attributed to natural toxins in lychees. But experts now suggest that the...
22:28 2019-06-19

Reusing Syringes Infected Hundreds of Pakistani Children With HIV Unsafe, but common, practices such as reusing drips and syringes caused hundreds of Pakistani children to be infected with HIV, according to a World Health Organization team investigating an outbreak in a poor southeastern town....
14:42 2019-06-14

Brain fever kills 97 children in east India Nearly 100 children have died this month from encephalitis, commonly known as brain fever, in the eastern Indian state of Bihar, a state health official said on Monday....
13:28 2019-06-17