Parker, Claire Claire's fight and life challenged others to think about eternity and three of her family members and a dear friend accepted Christ as their Savior with the beautiful toddler looking on ... reported that intruders abducted her from their San Francisco ... 05/18/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
'They're Playing God': The Federal Drone Ban Is Thwarting Rescue Missions In 1984, his daughter, Laura, was abducted in North Galveston County ... Robinson says that, in one case, the Texas Rangers had spent five days looking for a missing toddler. Within minutes, his drone had found the body of the child. 04/16/2014 - 11:59 pm | View Link
Lancaster Mom Sentenced in Death of Toddler, Emma Leigh Barker Stacey Barker, 26, was convicted May 25 of one count of first degree murder, assault on a child and child abuse. Barker initially told deputies her daughter Emma was abducted from her ... news as they prepare for the toddler’s funeral. 10/29/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Amber Alert canceled for abducted 1-year-old Alvin boy The 14-month-old boy who was the subject of an Amber Alert was found safe Tuesday night. Police say the toddler was taken earlier in the day from his home in Alvin. Alvin police say Manuel Recendez was kidnapped at about 5:20pm. They say his mother had him ... 05/30/2012 - 5:07 am | View Link
Amber Alert Cancelled: Missing Alvin Toddler Found Safe HOUSTON—The Alvin Police Department has cancelled the Amber Alert issued for Manuel Recendez. The child was reported abducted at about 5:20 ... said three men and two women reportedly grabbed the toddler from his stroller. Police originally said they ... 05/29/2012 - 4:59 pm | View Link
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Alvin and Judith Neelley Alvin Howard Neelley, Jr. (1953–2005) and Judith Ann Adams Neelley (born 1964) are an American couple who committed two torture murders. They each were convicted of ... 03/28/2015 - 5:27 pm | View Website
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The Alvin Show (TV Series 1961–1962) With Ross Bagdasarian, Shepard Menken. Following the incredible popularity of the novelty record "The Chipmunk Song", this animated series about the singing rodents ... 03/25/2015 - 11:11 am | View Website
On Sunday, with a hard deadline for a framework agreement on its nuclear program two days away, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi told the Iranian media that Iran will not ship its enriched uranium to Russia or anywhere else for conversion to rods incapable of fueling atomic weapons. "The export of stocks of enriched uranium is not in our program," he said.
How are charter schools doing compared to public schools?
Among wonks, the conventional wisdom has congealed: on average, not much better.
This is technically true, but as the economic analyst Adam Ozimek points out, this is misleading, as averages so often are.
The most widely cited studies concerning charter schools actually paint a much more complicated, and much more encouraging, picture: Charter schools that cater principally to poor students — and especially those that primarily serve black students — do much, much better than public schools.
Something remarkable happened last Thursday: a filibuster-proof majority of senators voted to get the ball rolling on paid sick leave. Specifically, they amended the Senate’s budget resolution, calling for a "deficit-neutral reserve fund for legislation to allow Americans to earn paid sick time."
Now, budget resolutions aren't laws, but rather declarations by the legislature of what it intends to do.
One of the many depressing aspects of the 2004 election was the crushing defeat of pro-gay marriage forces. Republican operatives, cynically stoking turnout with outright lies, put gay marriage bans on the ballot in 11 states, every one one of which was passed overwhelmingly.
So it's jarring that gay marriage is now legal in 36 states, a mere 10 years later.
I'm a new father. Like many new parents, I've been giving a lot of thought to how I want to raise my child. And just as this became my life's primary mission, there emerged this phenomenon of "free range kids." An anti-helicopter parenting movement was just what I wanted.
Lenore Skenazy, who is sort of the spokeswoman for free range parenting, says she is fighting "the belief that our children are in constant danger from creeps, kidnapping, germs, grades, flashers, frustration, failure, baby snatchers, bugs, bullies, men, sleepovers and/or the perils of a non-organic grape." Finally!
To describe the village of Nagoro, Japan, as "tiny" would be an overstatement. The hamlet in the southern part of the country boasts only 35 aging villagers. But one resident has been steadily bolstering this fading population with a dedicated, if lethargic, group of bystanders.
Tsukimi Ayano arranges a scarecrow at a bus stop, in the mountain village of Nagoro.