MADERA COUNTY, Calif. (KFSN) — Students at La Vina Elementary School in Madera County could hardly contain their excitement as they waited for a closer look at what resembles a fancy tour bus. “It’s big and huge and amazing!” said Christopher Barriga, a student at the school. But this “big …Read More »
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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Taking children to a live theater show can be intimidating, but the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust makes it easy with shows that travel around the region, are affordable and only an hour long. And they even a series of shows for pre-teens and teenagers. Kristine Sorensen talks with …Read More »
Former Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Kim Richards left the show back in 2015. Since then, Kim has popped up as a guest on most subsequent seasons, including the upcoming season 10. During her stint on the show, it was almost painful to watch Kim at times, as viewers …Read More »
Children are being locked away, alone and terrified, in schools across Illinois. Often, it’s against the law.
ProPublica Illinois is a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up to get weekly updates about our work. The spaces have gentle names: The reflection room. The cool-down room. The calming room. The quiet room. But shut inside them, in public schools across the state, children as young …Read More »
A uterine cancer diagnosis for Kari Cummings at age 25 meant that she and her husband, Patrick, had to rethink how they would someday build their family. Adoption was the natural choice. First came Caleb in 2007 through domestic infant adoption. The Cummings couple were selected by his birth parents, …Read More »
A jury has convicted a former Wisconsin state trooper of severely physically and mentally abusing her adopted children. Sharon Windey, 55, buried her head in her hands and sobbed as the judge read out that she was guilty of eight counts of felony charges of physical child abuse, causing mental …Read More »
‘She remembers everything’: Parents of girl shot while trick-or-treating recall horrific Halloween night – WLS
CHICAGO (WLS) — The 7-year-old girl who was shot on Halloween night in Chicago’s Little Village neighborhood is on the road to recovery. RELATED: Girl, 7, shot while trick-or-treating in Little Village Sticking close to her parents, Gisselle Zamago smiled shyly in her pink unicorn hat and barely uttered a …Read More »
In the James R. Reynolds Gallery on the second floor of Texas AM University’s Memorial Student Center, a collection of outfits hangs from the walls — jeans and T-shirts, swim trunks, a sequined prom dress. Together, they illustrate stories shared by survivors about what they had on when they were …Read More »
The family separation and detention crisis at the border is even worse than we thought. News last week revealed that the Trump administration detained nearly 70,000 children in immigration custody in the past year, surpassing all other countries in the world and reaching unprecedented levels for the United States. The …Read More »
The Federal Government Collects Data on How Often Schools Seclude Children. The Numbers Don’t Add Up.
This investigation is a collaboration between ProPublica Illinois and the Chicago Tribune. ProPublica Illinois is an independent, nonprofit newsroom that produces investigative journalism with moral force. Sign up for our newsletter to get weekly updates written by our journalists. In fall 2015, Glacier Ridge Elementary School in Crystal Lake first …Read More »