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Federal law requires people and companies to report child exploitation when they see it. This includes Google, whose automated eyes tipped law enforcement about a Houston-area man whom the police say was using the company’s Gmail service to email pornographic images of a child...
Austin City Council members are set to again possibly settle a lawsuit with the three minor children of a man fatally shot by a former detective last year. Council members have not yet agreed upon an amount of a potential settlement, and remain in negotiations with the attorney...
ension over the immigration crisis on our border continues to build in Georgetown as two groups with two very different messages work to influence the City Council. Last month an anti-immigrant group presented a draft resolution to the City Council , asking it to ban the federal...
The government said Monday it will soon close three emergency shelters — in California, Texas and Oklahoma — it established at U.S. military bases to temporarily house children caught crossing the Mexican border alone. It said fewer children were being caught and other shelters...
A rush of newly insured patients using health services has boosted hospital operators' fortunes but has racked up costs that insurers didn't anticipate, corporate filings and interviews with executives show. People are getting more back surgeries, seeking maternity care and...
At a time when random drug testing is part of the job for pilots, train operators, police officers and firefighters — to name a few — one high-profile line of work has managed to remain exempt: doctors. Read more http://www.nytimes.com/2014/08/02/us/california-asks-should-...
A screaming baby or a child running through a dining room is never a pleasant sound or sight for diners, but one Northern California restaurant has decided to do something about the behavior of its pint-sized diners. Shake's Old Fisherman's Grotto on Fisherman's Wharf in...
A Utah mom has gone public with a letter she received from a school principal asking her to stop breastfeeding at a lunch program. Mother-of-two Andrea Scannell said she wants people to know what happened to her, because 'this kind of shaming, this kind of bullying, prevents...
Public school teachers aren't the only ones under scrutiny these days. Texas officials, under pressure from the U.S. Department of Education, also are working to toughen the job evaluations faced by school principals. The state's plan, however, would cut new principals some...