Young children among 7 dead in New York tractor-trailer crash, coroner says

Seven people, including four children under 10, were killed when a tractor-trailer collided with a minivan on a rural two-lane highway in upstate New York on Wednesday, according to authorities. The rig was headed south around 6 p.m. on Route 13 about 25 miles south of Syracuse when its trailer became disconnected and crossed the […]

Fathers read to children at South LA school

Students at 99th Street Elementary School near Watts caught a glimpse of what for most is a rare sight: fathers reading to them. Sitting in chairs built for bodies much smaller than their own, about 150 men participated in the school’s fifth annual Donuts With Dads event Thursday. But they do more than tell stories, […]