Articles tagged with: child

18 December 2014

Rare disease makes baby almost untouchable

Posted in U.S. & World News

Lincoln, Calif. -- (KCRA)  On October 12 Kirsti and Jason Kinkle welcomed their daughter, Kiira, into the world.      The next day they learned their daughter had a rare disease that makes skin- ...

16 October 2014

Ebola scare at Portland International Airport

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- Health officials responded to an Ebola scare at Portland International Airport on Wednesday after they received a report of a child vomiting on a flight from Africa. She had trave ...

21 August 2014

Mom camps out to get homeless son into Beaverton school

Posted in Regional

Beaverton, Ore. -- (KGW) In less than two weeks, students in the Beaverton School District will head back to class. And for one particular mother, who has a son about to enter the 9th grade, that wi ...

07 July 2014

Chained child in shed

Posted in U.S. & World News

Memphis, Tenn. --- (WMC)  Six children are in protective custody after a young boy was found chained in a backyard shed behind his Memphis, Tennessee home.Neighborhood friends say they told their m ...

20 June 2014

Kids in hot cars: How parents can avoid the dangers

Posted in U.S. & World News

NBC News and The Today Show -- This summer, 13 children have already died after being left alone in sweltering cars. Safety advocates share easy things you can do make sure you don’t forget about ...

19 June 2014

Toddler dies in hot car

Posted in U.S. & World News

Cobb County, Ga. --- (WXIA News) A Georgia child has died after being left in a hot car.According to Cobb County Police Sgt. Dana Pierce the boy's father was supposed to bring the 22-month-old to da ...

22 May 2014

A Wisconsin girl was shot while playing on a school playground

Posted in U.S. & World News

Milwaukee, Wis. -- (WTMJ) An 11-year-old girl was shot in the head on Milwaukee's north side Wednesday night, police confirmed. It happened just after 7:00 p.m.  The girl was playing on the playgro ...

12 March 2014

Hot tub nightmare

Posted in U.S. & World News

Newton, Kan. -- (KSNW)  A young girl is recovering after a near drowning in a hot tub at a hotel in Newton, Kansas.  "My sister got stuck in this hot tub at Red Coach, she's stuck in the thing, an ...

12 March 2014

Happy ending to terrifying chase

Posted in U.S. & World News

Longmont, Colo. -- (NBC News)  A 4-year-old Colorado boy is safe following a terrifying ordeal that began with a carjacking in Longmont, Colorado Wednesday morning. It began when a man took an SUV ...