Breaking News

kids

LGBTQ Groups Confront Trump Officials About The Suffering Of Trans Kids In Tense Meeting

November 3, 2018

The New York Times reported a Trump administration proposal to drastically curtail legal protections for transgender people. “The officials who were in the room made no attempt to contradict the Times reporting,” said Harper Jean Tobin, director of policy at the National Center for Transgender Equality, who said the government representatives were tightlipped about their […]

Read More

Boy Cries Uncontrollably After Getting Bullied For Wearing Nail Polish, And His Dads Response Goes Viral

November 3, 2018

Recently he uploaded an angry and emotional Twitter thread about his middle son, Sam, being bullied at school for wearing nail polish. Sam hadn’t been exposed to overriding social expectations of gender norms yet, and was about to get a shock. “My wife and I spent five years successfully preaching tolerance, acceptance, and the importance […]

Read More

FDA expands investigation of illegal e-cigarette marketing to kids

November 2, 2018

(CNN)The US Food and Drug Administration pressed forward with its investigation of e-cigarette companies Friday, sending letters to 21 companies in an effort to uncover whether they are marketing products illegally and outside the agency’s compliance policy. “Companies are on notice,” FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb said in a statement Friday. “The FDA will not […]

Read More

Hero barely saves little kid from slamming into a door

November 1, 2018

A man operating an automatic door has made the greatest save of the century.  At the beginning of the video, a little girl trips as she’s entering the building, and is about to hit a locked door in front of her — face first. Thankfully, the man at the front desk managed to hit the […]

Read More

Heres What Happens When The Migrant Caravan Gets To The U.S. Border

October 31, 2018

Donald Trump has threatened to use the military if necessary to repel them. Most of the ideas Trump has floated in response to the caravan seem unlikely to flourish as U.S. policy. He’s vowed to cut off aid to Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala, where most of the travelers are from. But that would require […]

Read More

Cannabis Could Be More Harmful To Teenagers’ Brains Than Alcohol

October 30, 2018

A new study suggests that cannabis smoking affects teenagers more than drinking alcohol. It seems that marijuana impacts thinking, memory, and behavior even after people stop using it. The research, published in the American Journal of Psychiatry, followed 3,826 students starting from age 13 in the Greater Montreal area. The team studied the kids for four […]

Read More

These Were The Scariest 33 Things Of Your Childhood (That Shouldnt Have Been)

October 30, 2018

Cracked pays people to make smart memes. Visit the Photoplasty and Pictofacts Workshop to get in on it. It’s fairly scary, being a child. There are lots of important, serious things to worry about. Which makes it all the more puzzling when we wind up being afraid of random, mundane things that aren’t actually frightening […]

Read More