Children / Youth Issues

U.S. recalls more than 200 million eggs over salmonella fears

U.S. recalls more than 200 million eggs over salmonella fears

Published 15/04/2018

(Reuters) - Nearly 207 million eggs from a farm in North Carolina are being recalled from nine U.S. states after 22 people fell ill, the [more…]

After walkouts, U.S. teachers eye elections for school funding gains

After walkouts, U.S. teachers eye elections for school funding gains

Published 15/04/2018

OKLAHOMA CITY/TULSA, Okla. (Reuters) - High school physics teacher Craig Hoxie filed to run for Oklahoma’s House of Representatives on Friday, a day after the [more…]

Cosby’s main accuser to testify in sexual assault case

Cosby’s main accuser to testify in sexual assault case

Published 13/04/2018

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (Reuters) - A woman who is at the center of the case against Bill Cosby is expected to take the stand on Friday [more…]

Model Janice Dickinson tells jury that Cosby drugged, raped her

Model Janice Dickinson tells jury that Cosby drugged, raped her

Published 12/04/2018

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (Reuters) - Former supermodel Janice Dickinson testified on Thursday that Bill Cosby drugged and raped her at a Lake Tahoe home in 1982, [more…]

TV celebrity Khloe Kardashian gives birth: media

TV celebrity Khloe Kardashian gives birth: media

Published 12/04/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Reality television star Khloe Kardashian gave birth to her first child on Thursday, according to U.S. media reports, after years of [more…]

Trump administration issues rule further watering down Obamacare

Trump administration issues rule further watering down Obamacare

Published 10/04/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration took additional steps to weaken Obamacare on Monday, allowing U.S. states to relax the rules on what insurers must [more…]

Backpage.com founders, others indicted on prostitution-related charges

Backpage.com founders, others indicted on prostitution-related charges

Published 10/04/2018

(Editors’ note: Story contains details that some readers may find upsetting) By Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Seven people employed by the sex ad [more…]

Hockey sticks left on porches to honor Canada crash victims

Hockey sticks left on porches to honor Canada crash victims

Published 09/04/2018

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Hockey sticks were being left on the doorsteps across Canada on Monday in a poignant tribute to 15 youth players and personnel [more…]

Pakistan launches countrywide polio eradication drive

Pakistan launches countrywide polio eradication drive

Published 09/04/2018

KARACHI, Pakistan (Reuters) - Pakistan launched a nationwide polio vaccination drive this week to reach 38.7 million children and eradicate the paralyzing and potentially deadly [more…]

U.S. FDA restricts sale of Bayer’s Essure birth control device

U.S. FDA restricts sale of Bayer’s Essure birth control device

Published 09/04/2018

(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Monday slapped restrictions on the sale of Bayer AG’s implanted birth control device Essure, two [more…]