SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A proposed conversion therapy ban in Utah is in danger of being derailed after the influential Church of Jesus of Christ of Latter-day Saints came out Tuesday night in opposition, just months after it said it wouldn’t stand in the way of a similar measure under consideration.
NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly a million children could lose their automatic eligibility for free school lunches under a Trump administration proposal that would reduce the number of people who get food stamps.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago teachers went on strike Thursday, marching on picket lines after failing to reach a contract deal with the nation’s third-largest school district in a dispute that canceled classes for more than 300,000 students.
Annette Craycraft, Executive Director of East Central Indiana CASA, discusses the role of volunteer advocates in selflessly dedicating their time to ensuring neglected and abused children lead healthy and happy lives. This interview was produced in collaboration with WIPB – Indiana Public Broadcasting at Ball State University.
Annette Craycraft, Executive Director of the East Central Indiana CASA, discusses how the organization provides a safe and loving environment to young children who have experienced neglect and abuse. This interview was produced in collaboration with WIPB – Indiana Public Broadcasting at Ball State University.
BOSTON (AP) — Everybody seems to be having fun when the kids in a new public service announcement are just playing football, until one boy is thrown to the ground and the background music turns ominous.
So far, the only private company caring for migrant children is CHS, owned by beltway contractor Caliburn International Corp. In June, CHS held more than 20% of all migrant children in government custody.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Religious-based adoption agencies that contract with the state of Michigan will be allowed to refuse to place children in LGBT homes under a preliminary injunction issued by a federal judge Thursday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A U.S. judge on Friday pushed back against the Trump administration’s new rules for the detention of immigrant children, saying they fail to honor a decades-old settlement agreement that spells out the conditions of custody.