Pediatricians Urging Parents To Discipline Without SpankingTo spank or not to spank? The American Academy of Pediatrics stirs up the debate again, urging parents to discipline without hitting.
Father Arrested For Theft After Taking Daughter's Phone VindicatedArrested on a theft charge for disciplining his daughter by taking her cell phone away, a North Texas father said “justice” has finally been served on Tuesday.
Coaches Conduct Questioned In Texas Referee Targeting IncidentHigh school sports officials in Texas are questioning whether the coaches of two players accused of intentionally hitting a referee should have done more to calm emotions in what had been a tense game.
Big 12 Supports Prohibiting Transfers For Violence IssuesBig 12 Conference athletic directors are unanimously backing a proposal that would prohibit schools from accepting transfers who were disciplined for violent acts at their previous schools.
MLB Working Out New Domestic Violence PolicyMajor League Baseball and the players' association say they are nearing agreement on a new domestic violence policy.
Pope Says It's OK To Spank, With ConditionsSpeaking at a general audience Wednesday Pope Francis said that the use of corporal punishment was acceptable, with certain conditions.
Adrian Peterson's Appeal Denied, Suspension UpheldThe NFL's hard line on Adrian Peterson held up. The league-appointed arbitrator for Peterson's appeal affirmed the unpaid suspension until at least next spring.
FSU Benches QB Winston For "Offensive And Vulgar" Comments Florida State officials say Jameis Winston will be benched for the first half of Saturday's game against Clemson after making "offensive and vulgar" comments about women and that the quarterback will undergo internal discipline.
How Far Is Too Far When Using Corporal Punishment?Eddie Reeves doesn't shy away from it: as a child, he says his mother spanked him with switches or tree branches. But a child psychologist says in general, physical punishment is not effective.
Corporal Punishment Continues In Many Texas SchoolsAn emotional debate is underway about how far is too far when it comes to disciplining children. Hitting kids at home can escalate to criminal act. But what about hitting kids at school? You may be surprised to learn that several North Texas school districts still allow corporal punishment.
Families Dealing With Severe Bullying, ThreatsWith just days before Thanksgiving they aren’t swapping holiday recipes, instead they are tackling the very real issue of bullying within the Alvarado ISD.
DPD Chief Fires Two Officers, Suspends Two OfficersFalse insurance claims, time sheet inaccuracies and lying on a sworn statement were among the reasons four Dallas police officers were suspended or fired from their jobs.
East Dallas Boxing Gym Helping Give Teens A 'Fighting' ChanceIn the poverty scarred pockets of East Dallas’ Pleasant Grove neighborhood, that life is a battle is a given. The only question is where the fight will be waged. For many of the lucky ones—it’s in the boxing ring at Montoya’s Gym.
Mom Going To Trial For Whipping Son For Homosexual ActA Forest Hill mother is in court today for a pre-trial hearing on a family assault case. Erica Moore is the woman who admitted beating her son with an electrical cord for engaging in a homosexual act.
Woman Defends Using Electrical Cord To Discipline Son Caught In Homosexual Act With CousinA mother in Forest Hill is in trouble with authorities after whooping her son with an electrical cord after catching him engaged in a sexual act.