Children

New Family Taxes

5 Tax Breaks New Parents Should Know About

Tax breaks can make raising children a little more affordable.

04/06/2015

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2 Children Fatally Hit In Dallas, In 2 Separate Incidents

Two Dallas families are dealing with tragedy after two children were hit by cars in different neighborhoods.

03/30/2015

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New Survey Finds Average Amount Paid For Babysitters

Parents here in North Texas and across the country know the struggle when trying to figure out how much to pay a babysitter. According to care.com there are a number of factors that should be considered when paying your child’s caregiver.

CBSDFW.COM–03/25/2015

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Movement Underway To Raise Texas Daycare Standards

Every day countless parents send their kids off to daycare. Many love it and couldn’t live without it, but not all daycare centers are created equal. But there’s a movement underway to raise the standards.

CBSDFW.COM–02/26/2015

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Pope Says It’s OK To Spank, With Conditions

Speaking at a general audience Wednesday Pope Francis said that the use of corporal punishment was acceptable, with certain conditions.

02/06/2015

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Robin Williams’ Wife, Children Fight Over His Estate

Robin Williams’ children and wife have gone to court in a fight over the late comedian’s estate.

02/02/2015

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‘Save Our Sons’ Hopes To Stop Negative Judgement Of Black Children

With choirs raising their voices in praise and knees bent in prayer, the African American Pastors Coalition celebrate Dr. King’s legacy by looking forward: challenging the community to ‘Save Our Sons’.

CBS 11–01/19/2015

Facebook

Facebook Adds Amber Alerts To News Feeds

Facebook announced today it will add Amber Alerts to your News Feed to help track down abducted children.

01/13/2015

Wesson (Left) and Lugo (Right) (Photos: Hurst PD)

Admitted Molester At Center Of Child Porn Case Indicted

The man caught with thousands of child porn images and who admitted to molesting more than 100 children was indicted Wednesday.

12/17/2014

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Holiday Stress May Increase Risk Of Child Abuse

The joy and happiness most people associate with the holidays doesn’t always ring true for some families.

12/16/2014

Texas State Capitol

Bill Would Protect Play Guns, Even ‘Pop Tart Guns’

A South Texas lawmaker proposes protecting from school punishment students through fifth grade who use their hands, toys, even food items to mimic guns.

12/02/2014

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Regulators Investigating Child Car Seat Recall

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says it is investigating whether Graco took too long to report a safety defect in its child car seats.

12/01/2014

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