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2 Mass. Children Trapped in Hope Chest Die

A brother and sister under age 10 apparently got trapped inside a chest in their Massachusetts home and died, authorities said Monday. Police responded to the Franklin home at about 8 p.m.
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Everything you need to know about Japan's population crisis

Everything you need to know about Japan's population crisis | up2-21 | Scoop.it
Japan's birthrate is plummeting. Why have so many young Japanese given up on getting married?
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Boy Shot In The Neck On Palm Beach Street - CBS Miami

Boy Shot In The Neck On Palm Beach Street - CBS Miami | up2-21 | Scoop.it
Police are currently looking for three cars involved in a shooting which ended with a 12-year-old boy getting caught in the cross fire.
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Juvenile Court Institute, what is it? - The Verde Independent - Cottonwood, Arizona

News, Information and Real Estate in Yavapai County including Verde Valley, Cottonwood, Camp Verde, Clarkdale, Jerome, Sedona, Arizona, AZ
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The Ugly Truth about Charter Schools: Padded Cells, Corruption, Lousy Instruction and Worse Results

The Ugly Truth about Charter Schools: Padded Cells, Corruption, Lousy Instruction and Worse Results | up2-21 | Scoop.it
Charter schools are sold as an answer. With awful discipline and shocking scandals, many really cause new problems.
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Classmates believe 'God has the last say-so' on brain-dead girl Jahi McMath

Classmates believe 'God has the last say-so' on brain-dead girl Jahi McMath | up2-21 | Scoop.it
Though a death certificate has been issued for Jahi McMath, many of the 13-year-old Oakland girl’s classmates still believe the “quiet leader” who laughed at jokes that weren't funny will one day return to school — if they just pray hard enough.
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Children who watch too much TV may have 'damaged brain structures'

Children who watch too much TV may have 'damaged brain structures' | up2-21 | Scoop.it
Researchers at Tohoku University, in Japan, found that the more time a child spends watching television, the more profound the brain changes are.
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How the Corporate Class Is Using Teach for America to Turn K-12 Teaching Into a Temporary, Low-Paying Job

How the Corporate Class Is Using Teach for America to Turn K-12 Teaching Into a Temporary, Low-Paying Job | up2-21 | Scoop.it
Having seen how it operates from the inside, I’m convinced that TFA serves to privatize public education.
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Teens may be boozing less but now they're abusing the prescription drugs found in home medicine cabinets - 2012-Feb-26

Teens may be boozing less but now they're abusing the prescription drugs found in home medicine cabinets - 2012-Feb-26 | up2-21 | Scoop.it
Hey parents, I have some good news and bad news. First, the good news. Your teenagers are boozing less and using fewer street drugs like cocaine and Ecstasy than previous ...
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Talking to Your Child About Sexual Abuse: When Do You Do It and What Do You Say?

Talking to Your Child About Sexual Abuse: When Do You Do It and What Do You Say? | up2-21 | Scoop.it
These conversations can be integrated into the child's daily routine, such as bath time or when changing clothes. Make it an on-going topic of conversation.
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Mom accused of raping her three young children while other adults paid to watch

Mom accused of raping her three young children while other adults paid to watch | up2-21 | Scoop.it
Natalie Lynn Webb, a thirty-year-old mother of four young children from Elk City, Okla., was scheduled to appear in a Beckham County courtroom on Jan. 6 for a p
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This Shocking Video of Laughing NH Cops Brutalizing a Young Prisoner Doesn't Need Audio to Horrify You | The Daily Sheeple

This Shocking Video of Laughing NH Cops Brutalizing a Young Prisoner Doesn't Need Audio to Horrify You | The Daily Sheeple | up2-21 | Scoop.it
Judging by the officers' reactions, slamming a young man's head into the wall so hard he staggers around afterwords is just hilarious. It's a laugh a minute for these guys. Who wouldn't want such an amusing job?

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Seven Days in Solitary [1/12/13] - Solitary Watch

Seven Days in Solitary [1/12/13] - Solitary Watch | up2-21 | Scoop.it
The following roundup features noteworthy news, reports and opinions on solitary confinement from the past week that have not been covered in other Solitary Watch posts.
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Scott Budnick: From the Hangover movies to Juvenile Justice Reform

Scott Budnick: From the Hangover movies to Juvenile Justice Reform | up2-21 | Scoop.it
Sitting in on a creative writing course led by Inside Out Writers, Scott Budnick, the producer behind the Hangover movies, decided to spend the rest of his life working towards juvenile justice reform.

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Yes. Get Shocked. Maybe you wake up now. Palestinian children starving to death

Yes. Get Shocked. Maybe you wake up now. Palestinian children starving to death | up2-21 | Scoop.it
انّا للہ و انّا الیه راجعون الله يرحم كل الشهداء   Yarmouk Palestinian refugee camp, #Damascus: This four-year-old Palestinian boy, Yousef Abdullahi, died of starvation yesterday (Saturday Nov...
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Boy, 4, starved, 'tortured' for 3 weeks before death in NYC, prosecutors say

Boy, 4, starved, 'tortured' for 3 weeks before death in NYC, prosecutors say | up2-21 | Scoop.it
The 4-year-old boy who was found dead in a Times Square apartment with burns and cuts on his body had been
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Treat Children as Children

Treat Children as Children | up2-21 | Scoop.it
Charging children and youths as adults and incarcerating them with adults is the opposite of an effective intervention that helps young people turn their lives around and decreases crime. It makes our communities less safe.
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WTF?! 13-Year-Old Sex Trafficking Victim Forced To Dance In Miami Strip Club (DETAILS)

WTF?! 13-Year-Old Sex Trafficking Victim Forced To Dance In Miami Strip Club (DETAILS) | up2-21 | Scoop.it
A Miami club dancer and two others have been arrested after police discovered that a 13-year-old girl going by the name of Peaches was made to dance at the fully nude establishment. The girl, ident...
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Boy, 10, pleads with cops to save him after being repeatedly stabbed by stepdad

Boy, 10, pleads with cops to save him after being repeatedly stabbed by stepdad | up2-21 | Scoop.it
Lope Charvet, 53, was arrested at his Stockton, Calif. home after allegedly stabbing his 10-year-old stepson multiple times, and all over the boy’s body – inclu

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