Millions of children labor in India, some in sweltering heat

Every 100 meters (330 feet) or so along a busy expressway on the outskirts of New Delhi, you'll find a child selling corn — quite possibly a child too young to be working legally. Twelve-year-old … [Read More...]

Discerning Diner: Dining al fresco at Fiddler’s

It appears as if we’re finally past the rainy season and the sun is once again making a regular appearance. I’m probably not alone in my desire to make up for lost time by spending as much time … [Read More...]

Online Fashion Retailer Net-a-Porter is Going Fur-Free

Net-a-Porter, one of the largest online designer fashion retailers, is going fur-free.The internet retailer's parent company, Yoox Net-a-Porter (YNAP) Group, announced Tuesday it will no longer stock … [Read More...]

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China’s forgotten children: 5 underclass runaways die while seeking warmth in …

They had been missing for more than a week when, police say, they lit a fire to stay warm on the night of Nov. 15 in the southern city of Bijie and died from carbon monoxide poisoning.As details of … [Read More...]

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Children in hospital get to scoot to operations on micro-scooters

Staff said the scooters are an ideal way for children to stay active, particularly those who may remain on the wards for months. Jackie Ambrose, a Play Specialist Leader at the hospital, said: … [Read More...]

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Arlington man fatally shot while visiting his children on Thanksgiving

Arlington police are looking for man who they say shot and killed the father of his girlfriend’s two children after the ex-boyfriend came to visit them on Thanksgiving. The shooting occurred at … [Read More...]

Playground children having more accidents because parents are too busy …

Number of children admitted to hospital after playground falls has risen by a third in five years Experts blame the sharp rise on parents being distracted by text messages and emails Children also … [Read More...]

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Putting Children First: The Best Gift Divorced Parents Can Give Their Children …

Holidays can be stressful for everyone, but for children of divorced or separated parents, the holidays can be especially challenging. Despite this reality, divorced parents (as well as parents that … [Read More...]

$1000-a-day miracle drug shocks US health care system

Sovaldi, a new hepatitis C treatment, can cure up to 90 percent of patients within three months. There's just one problem: The drug costs $1,000 a day. That price tag has thrown the biotechnology … [Read More...]

$3.8M gift lets Riley open mental health unit

Buy PhotoRiley Hospital for Children will open the Cindy Simon Skodt behavioral health unit to treat children and adolescents with mental health issues. Made possible with a $3.8 million donation from … [Read More...]

"Human Project" seeks 10000 to share personal data on health, money, more

Wanted: 10,000 New Yorkers interested in advancing science by sharing a trove of personal information, from cellphone locations and credit-card swipes to blood samples and life-changing events. For 20 … [Read More...]

"Trouble in Toyland" report shows health hazards in kids’ toys persist

The 27th Annual "Trouble in Toyland" report has revealed that there are still toys on our shelves that may be hazardous to our children. The report is put out each year by U.S. Public Interest … [Read More...]

Online Fashion Retailer Net-a-Porter is Going Fur-Free

Net-a-Porter, one of the largest online designer fashion retailers, is going fur-free.The internet retailer's parent company, Yoox Net-a-Porter (YNAP) Group, announced Tuesday it will no longer stock … [Read More...]

What You Need to Know From London Fashion Week Men’s

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Fashion Week’s Dirty Little Secret: Laundry

If you seek to make a daily fashion statement like Alex Badia, the style director of Women’s Wear Daily and an Instagram darling, you pack the way 19th-century swells did for the Grand Tour: with … [Read More...]