Articles tagged with: kids

25 August 2014

Kids and chores: a digital solution?

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  It's a chore for the ages, a challenge for all parents: How to motivate your child to help around the house.Like everything else these days, there's now an app for that.ChoreMonster is ...

30 July 2014

Kidnapped for horseplay?

Posted in U.S. & World News

Colusa, Calif. -- (KNVN) A Colusa, California couple was arrested Friday for allegedly kidnapping a 13-year-old boy and forcing him to apologize for making their child cry. Police say Jose Alfred Mo ...

24 July 2014

Burglary: a family affair

Posted in U.S. & World News

Wis. --- (WTMJ)  A Wisconsin mother has been arrested for breaking into a home with her three young children in tow.Tanya Fawcett is behind bars for breaking into a Racine apartment with her three ...

30 June 2014

Salem day care suspended over medical pot use

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. --- (KGW) The state of Oregon has suspended the license of a daycare in Salem because the manager and other staff members smoke pot at the facility while children are on-site. But the m ...

27 June 2014

Portland nanny pleaded not guilty to leaving kids in hot car

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- A nanny in Portland accused of leaving a toddler and one month-old baby in a minivan while she visited a tanning salon has pleaded not guilty before a Multnomah County judge. Tempe ...

23 June 2014

Heroin deal: Kids as collateral?

Posted in U.S. & World News

Wis. --- (WTMJ) A Wisconsin couple is accused of offering to use their children as collateral in a heroin deal.Investigators in Racine County say Ashley Fay and her boyfriend Blair Larose brought tw ...

20 June 2014

Barbie turns business woman

Posted in U.S. & World News, Entertainment

(KGW) Barbie has tried out a lot of different jobs in the past, but now she’s added a new one to her resume: businesswoman. Mattel has released Entrepreneur Barbie, in an attempt to inspire young ...

08 April 2014

Campaign to help kids gets national recognition

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore --- A Southern Oregon program is getting national recognition through its efforts in supporting local kids affected by school budget cuts. The YES campaign- Youth Education Success was ...

18 March 2014

School bus road rage

Posted in U.S. & World News

Albuquerque, N.M. -- (KOB) An Albuquerque, New Mexico school bus driver has been arrested after allegedly getting into a road rage incident with another motorist while students were on the bus. Acc ...

11 March 2014

Pitfalls of smartphone parenting

Posted in U.S. & World News, Technology

(NBC) We've all seen kids tune out the rest of the world, totally engrossed in technology.  Now new research suggests parents can be just as drawn to the light of tablets and smartphones as kids ar ...