Children 14 April '17
A Michigan doctor was charged after she reportedly performed female genital mutilation on several girls.
Toddler 24 March '17
A formerly abused shelter dog saved a toddler who was found naked in a ditch.
Family Life 20 November '16
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, majority of the children in America are still living with two married parents while about 5 percent of the state's population under age 18 in Michigan do not live with a parent.
Health 8 November '16
Women's rights advocates are ganging up on the Ascension Health and Genesys Health System for refusing to to perform tubal ligation to Jessica Mann of Michigan even though future pregnancy could endanger her life because of a brain tumor.
Health/Nutrition 31 October '16
All of the 18 patients – 16 of them children – got the variant swine flu viruses after they visited agricultural fairs in Michigan and Ohio. A person with swine flu virus, which commonly circulates in pigs, displays several symptoms such as fever, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and body aches.
Health/Nutrition 27 October '16
Some cities in the United States have many residents with healthy hearts and aren't susceptible to heart attacks. Others, however, have people with weak hearts and are prone to heart attacks.
School 19 October '16
The lawsuit claims that three education laws were not upheld and now, 30,000 children are suffering.
Development 14 October '16
The Fuller Cut barbershop in Ypsilanti, Michigan provides a $2 discount to kids who read aloud to their barbers during haircut appointments. The 75 to 100 diverse books offered by the barbershop all feature African-American role models ranging from athletes and astronauts to writers.
Autism 26 July '16
There will soon be a new special needs school in Arizona.
Health/Nutrition 15 July '16
The man accused of killing five bicyclists after his car plowed at the group reportedly took pain pills and muscle relaxers prior to the crash.
Toddler 13 July '16
The little girl stood on a toilet seat at home to reenact a lockdown drill they were taught at school as preparation if there's a shooter in the vicinity. Despite the lockdown drills' purpose, the fact that U.S. schools need that kind of preparedness breaks the hearts of parents everywhere.
School 30 June '16
In Detroit, there are many charter schools but most of them have some of the country's poorest students. What can the city do to close failing ones and open more schools that can meet the literacy needs of its students?
School 10 June '16
New bills were passed by the House and the Senate to help Detroit public schools recover from its debts by bailing out $617 million to build a new debt-free district and pay the incurred debts since 2009.
Body 10 June '16
Aside from Miami's tropical weather, the city is vulnerable to a Zika outbreak due to the high amount of Latin American travelers there. Experts said Miami, Florida is ground zero for a possible Zika outbreak in the U.S.
Food 6 June '16
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued a health warning following the recent salmonella outbreak in 35 states. CDC officials have warned people against coming into direct contact with live poultry such as chicks and ducklings.
School 4 June '16
Actual numbers from the city’s school districts showed there is no teacher shortage in Detroit public schools.
School 30 May '16
Equal rights are being imposed among school campuses in the United States. It is important to mold kids in a way that they will not discriminate other people.
School 24 May '16
The Gates Foundation promises to help school districts implement Common Core. The standards are proving to be challenging not just for students, but for teachers as well.
Early Learning 13 May '16
Haleigh Ann, a two-year-old toddler was left to take care of herself as her babysitter died while looking after her.
Body 27 April '16
Recent testing found that more U.S. schools have high lead content in their water supply. Lead poisoning can have irreversible effects on the human body.
Medicine 22 April '16
Illinois health officials recently announced 10 new cases of infection from Elizabethkingia. This rare bacterial illness was first found in Wisconsin.
Health/Nutrition 15 April '16
The mysterious bacteria which have killed more than 20 people in the United States continue to spread to other states.
School 15 April '16
A new study suggests that students from schools of choice program are not better than those who remain in home district when it comes to academics.