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Oklahoma Proposes a Bill That Would Finally Require Kids to Wear Seat Belts - TIME

Children Safety - Thu, 2018-03-22 16:27

TIME

Oklahoma Proposes a Bill That Would Finally Require Kids to Wear Seat Belts
TIME
Right now, children between the ages of 8 and 13 are allowed to ride in the back seat of cars in Oklahoma without buckling up. HB3026 would outlaw that possibility and require parents to secure children under the age of 14 with seat belts. State ...

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Governor holds special session, Rep. Klinker donates pay to food bank - Purdue Exponent

Children Safety - Thu, 2018-03-22 14:29

Governor holds special session, Rep. Klinker donates pay to food bank
Purdue Exponent
Sheila Klinker (D-Lafayette) will donate her pay from the upcoming legislative special session to the Foodfinders Food Bank's BackPack Program. Gov. Eric Holcomb called for a special session at an unspecified time in May around Technical Corrections ...

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Governor holds special session, Rep. Klinker donates pay to food bank - Purdue Exponent

Children Safety - Thu, 2018-03-22 14:29

Governor holds special session, Rep. Klinker donates pay to food bank
Purdue Exponent
The BackPack Program started in 2006 with two schools and has grown dramatically since that time. The program now serves the entire North Central Indiana area, according to a press release. Each school's administration selects eligible children who ...

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March For Our Lives: Million Mom March offers cautionary lessons - USA TODAY

Children Safety - Thu, 2018-03-22 13:44

USA TODAY

March For Our Lives: Million Mom March offers cautionary lessons
USA TODAY
The Million Mom March of 2000 shows the NeverAgain movement the rewards and pitfalls of marching on Washington — and what to do after the march.

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Restrict gun sales, Citigroup tells its business partners - USA TODAY

Children Safety - Thu, 2018-03-22 11:26

USA TODAY

Restrict gun sales, Citigroup tells its business partners
USA TODAY
"If they opt not to, we will respect their decision and work with them to transition their business away from Citi," he wrote, implicitly raising the possibility the bank could lose business over the new policy. "As an avid outdoorsman and responsible ...

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Op-Ed | Today's wars on children devastate the sacred principle of protection - StepFeed

Children Safety - Thu, 2018-03-22 10:49

StepFeed

Op-Ed | Today's wars on children devastate the sacred principle of protection
StepFeed
Seven years ago, at the onset of a war that is still raging, two children were killed in Syria, sparking a wave of protest. Four years later, another brutal war erupted in Yemen. In 2014, the world's consciousness was supposed to be shaken when 1 ...

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The roller-coaster life of Max Schachter, grieving Parkland dad - Sun Sentinel

Children Safety - Thu, 2018-03-22 08:05

Sun Sentinel

The roller-coaster life of Max Schachter, grieving Parkland dad
Sun Sentinel
... local law enforcement, as do live-feed cameras that can monitor an intruder. Doors and windows are bulletproof and can be locked remotely. Schachter was unaware of the program in place at the Indiana school, and was impressed by what he heard. Alex ...

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Influence feed: Bracing for trade retaliation - www.thecattlesite.com

Children Safety - Thu, 2018-03-22 04:08

Influence feed: Bracing for trade retaliation
www.thecattlesite.com
The Washington Post's Caitlin Dewey surmised, “Although the law would apply only to stores' Iowa locations, it's intended to address a growing national dilemma. The country's largest grocery chains [including Walmart and Kroger] have committed to cage ...

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"13 Reasons Why" Is Adding A New Anti-Suicide Warning Video To Its Second Season - BuzzFeed News

Children Safety - Wed, 2018-03-21 16:39

BuzzFeed News

"13 Reasons Why" Is Adding A New Anti-Suicide Warning Video To Its Second Season
BuzzFeed News
Some parents even said the show was responsible for their children expressing suicidal thoughts or, in some cases, led to their children killing themselves. The first season did feature warnings about the show's content, but Wright said that heading ...

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Horse that was let loose in South Beach nightclub is being retired - Miami.com

Children Safety - Wed, 2018-03-21 15:36

Miami.com

Horse that was let loose in South Beach nightclub is being retired
Miami.com
The horse apparently loves children more than she loves club kids. Says Jones, “She will live out her days happily, and hopefully helping children with therapeutic interaction.” The horse has also been renamed Hope,”for a new beginning and a happy life ...

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Gut Bacteria Could Be Keeping You Up at Night - Mental Floss

Children Safety - Wed, 2018-03-21 13:34

Mental Floss

Gut Bacteria Could Be Keeping You Up at Night
Mental Floss
According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, more than 30,000 people were treated in emergency rooms from 2014 to 2016 as a result of furniture tipping over on them. Children are at particular risk of being injured or worse when they attempt to ...

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EU praises Turkey on migrant deal despite Greek misery - EUobserver

Children Safety - Wed, 2018-03-21 09:57

EUobserver

EU praises Turkey on migrant deal despite Greek misery
EUobserver
She noted over one million Syrian refugees in Turkey had received emergency social safety nets to cover basic needs. She said another million have had access to primary health care consultations, that 18,000 pregnant women have have had post natal ...

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Get Your Kids a Pet Chicken - Lifehacker Australia

Children Safety - Wed, 2018-03-21 09:14

Lifehacker Australia

Get Your Kids a Pet Chicken
Lifehacker Australia
Once you've gotten the living quarters squared away, you're ready to head to your local feed store and pick out chicks. This is a great stage to get kids involved because they'll feel a sense of responsibility for chicks they pick and connect with on ...

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Lawmakers Question Obama-Era Discipline Policy at Hearing on Parkland Shooting - Education Week (blog)

Children Safety - Wed, 2018-03-21 07:45

Education Week (blog)

Lawmakers Question Obama-Era Discipline Policy at Hearing on Parkland Shooting
Education Week (blog)
Rather, it recommends that schools "establish procedures and train school personnel...how to contact law enforcement when warranted." And calls in the guidance to address disparate discipline rates echo previous court decisions, which have flagged ...

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Your Turn: My 'Protect Yourself' event is not a 'gun orgy.' It's about safety - AZCentral.com

Children Safety - Wed, 2018-03-21 07:11

AZCentral.com

Your Turn: My 'Protect Yourself' event is not a 'gun orgy.' It's about safety
AZCentral.com
Safety has been paramount my entire career. As a military veteran, I fought to protect the innocent during war. As a professional, I volunteered and became one of the first armed airline pilots, putting my passengers' safety first for thousands of ...

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We are losing the war on drugs - Vernon Morning Star

Children Safety - Tue, 2018-03-20 22:02

Vernon Morning Star

We are losing the war on drugs
Vernon Morning Star
When the pundits finally admit that drugs, homelessness and its concomitant invasiveness in each of our lives is simply out of control, will people realize that tougher legislation is needed to punish those who feed our precious children and the ...

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Twitter Failing Women As Online Abuse Flourishes, Says Amnesty - NDTV

Children Safety - Tue, 2018-03-20 19:21

NDTV

Twitter Failing Women As Online Abuse Flourishes, Says Amnesty
NDTV
Abuses ranged from 'doxing' - releasing personal documents such as a person's address or children's names - to posting nude pictures, the rights group said, as it launched a campaign to get Twitter to step up its response to violations. World | Reuters ...

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Twitter Failing Women As Online Abuse Flourishes, Says Amnesty - NDTV

Children Safety - Tue, 2018-03-20 19:21

NDTV

Twitter Failing Women As Online Abuse Flourishes, Says Amnesty
NDTV
Abuses ranged from 'doxing' - releasing personal documents such as a person's address or children's names - to posting nude pictures, the rights group said, as it launched a campaign to get Twitter to step up its response to violations. World | Reuters ...

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First lady vows to fight cyberbullying despite critics - NewsOK.com

Children Safety - Tue, 2018-03-20 16:25

First lady vows to fight cyberbullying despite critics
NewsOK.com
I am here with one goal: helping children and our next generation." Mrs. Trump commented as she convened executives from major online and social media companies at the White House to discuss cyberbullying and internet safety. The meeting came more than ...

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First lady vows to fight cyberbullying despite critics - NewsOK.com

Children Safety - Tue, 2018-03-20 14:16

NewsOK.com

First lady vows to fight cyberbullying despite critics
NewsOK.com
I am here with one goal: helping children and our next generation." Mrs. Trump commented as she convened executives from major online and social media companies at the White House to discuss cyberbullying and internet safety. The meeting came more than ...

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