Children / Youth Issues

At least 12 dead, including children, in Afghan suicide blast

At least 12 dead, including children, in Afghan suicide blast

Published 10/07/2018

KABUL (Reuters) - A suicide bomber in Afghanistan killed at least 12 people, including several children, on Tuesday, in an attack in the eastern city [more…]

All 13 rescued from flooded Thai cave: navy SEAL unit

All 13 rescued from flooded Thai cave: navy SEAL unit

Published 10/07/2018

CHIANG RAI, Thailand (Reuters) - All 12 boys and their soccer coach trapped for more than two weeks deep inside a flooded Thai cave have [more…]

Judge rejects Trump request for long-term detention of immigrant…

Judge rejects Trump request for long-term detention of immigrant…

Published 10/07/2018

(Reuters) - A U.S. federal judge on Monday rejected the Trump administration’s request to allow long-term detention of illegal immigrant children, a legal setback for [more…]

As courts rule, Trump says migrants should not come to U.S. illegally

As courts rule, Trump says migrants should not come to U.S. illegally

Published 10/07/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday pushed back against court rulings against his administration’s migrant detention policies, saying immigrants should not come [more…]

WhatsApp launches Indian media blitz to dispel fake news woes

WhatsApp launches Indian media blitz to dispel fake news woes

Published 10/07/2018

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Facebook Inc’s WhatsApp messaging platform on Tuesday published advertisements in key Indian newspapers to tackle the spread of misinformation, its first such [more…]

U.S. to reunite only half of young migrant children by Tuesday…

U.S. to reunite only half of young migrant children by Tuesday…

Published 09/07/2018

SAN DIEGO/WILMINGTON, Del. (Reuters) - The U.S. government is struggling to reunite immigrant families it separated at the border with Mexico and only about half [more…]

U.S. seeks court guidance on deadlines to reunite migrant families

U.S. seeks court guidance on deadlines to reunite migrant families

Published 06/07/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government is seeking guidance from a federal court over its efforts to reunite migrant parents and their children before court-imposed [more…]

Trump says he believes U.S. Representative Jordan’s denial of…

Trump says he believes U.S. Representative Jordan’s denial of…

Published 05/07/2018

ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he did not believe allegations by several former wrestlers at Ohio State [more…]

U.S. moving some detained migrant parents closer to their children

U.S. moving some detained migrant parents closer to their children

Published 05/07/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government is moving some migrant parents to detention sites closer to the young children they were separated from while crossing [more…]

Secondhand smoking tied to snoring in kids

Secondhand smoking tied to snoring in kids

Published 05/07/2018

(Reuters Health) - Exposing children to secondhand tobacco smoke increases their risk of developing habitual snoring, according to an analysis of existing research. The results, [more…]