JOHANNESBURG | HIV cases in children dropping but still too slowly, UN says

JOHANNESBURG — The United Nations children’s agency says the number of youths living with HIV could…

BEIJING | The Latest: Car kills 5, injures 18 outside China school

BEIJING  — The Latest on a vehicle crash outside a primary school in China (all times…

BEIJING | Chinese state media report 5 dead, 18 injured when car struck crowd of children outside school in northeastern city

BEIJING — Chinese state media report 5 dead, 18 injured when car struck crowd of children…

OKLAHOMA CITY | Group takes aim at Oklahoma’s failure-to-protect law

OKLAHOMA CITY  — After Robert Braxton Jr. was convicted of beating his girlfriend’s children, he was…

ROME | Italy extends time for vaccine proof for young school kids

ROME — Italian parents have more time before having to produce proof to schools that their…

YOKOHAMA, Japan | Osaka’s US Open win re-opens cultural discussion in Japan

YOKOHAMA, Japan — Naomi Osaka’s victory in the U.S. Open has added her to a growing…

NEW YORK | Franklin’s family says eulogy was offensive and distasteful

NEW YORK— The late Aretha Franklin’s family says it found an Atlanta pastor’s eulogy delivered at…

NAIROBI, Kenya | Suicide car bombing in Somalia’s capital kills at least 6

NAIROBI, Kenya  — At least six people were killed, including two children, after a suicide bomber…

NAIROBI, Kenya | Suicide car bombing in Somalia’s capital kills at least 3

NAIROBI, Kenya — At least six people were killed, including two children, after a suicide bomber…

LONDON | Ireland says Church ‘should pay’ to address baby deaths

LONDON  — The Children’s Minister in Ireland has told Pope Francis that the Catholic Church should…

CHICAGO | Fire kills 8, including 6 children, in Chicago

CHICAGO — Officials say a fire in a Chicago neighborhood has left eight people dead, including…

The Latest: Teen killed in shooting near California school

The Latest on the shooting near a Northern California high school (all times local): 9:45 p.m.…

BRIDGEPORT, Conn | Connecticut priest accused of ‘boundary violations’ resigns

BRIDGEPORT, Conn — The pastor of a Roman Catholic church in Connecticut has resigned amid allegations…

HONG KONG | Doctor accused of killing family with gas-filled yoga ball

HONG KONG — An anesthesiologist is on trial in Hong Kong charged with killing his wife…

PHOENIX | Complaint: US officials coerced migrants to sign documents

PHOENIX — U.S. immigration authorities coerced dozens of parents separated from their children at the border…

PHOENIX | APNewsBreak: Complaint: Migrant parents coerced by officials

PHOENIX — U.S. immigration authorities coerced dozens of parents separated from their children at the border…

KABUL, Afghanistan | Afghan forces free most hostages taken in new Taliban attack

KABUL, Afghanistan — Afghan forces rescued nearly 150 people Monday, including women and children, hours after…

ROCKVILLE, Md | Melania Trump addresses federal conference on cyberbullying

ROCKVILLE, Md — Melania Trump is encouraging technology and social media companies to provide more opportunities…

SEOUL, South Korea | Brief Korean reunions bring tears for separated families

SEOUL, South Korea — The 92-year-old South Korean woman wept and stroked the wrinkled cheeks of…

GENEVA | Global reactions to death of former UN chief Kofi Annan

GENEVA  — Reactions to the death of Kofi Annan, the first black African to become U.N.…

Alabama Chapter-American Academy of Pediatrics, Alabama Department of Public Health promote healthy bedtime routines through ‘Brush, Book, Bed’

MONTGOMERY, AL – Good oral hygiene, reading and regular bedtimes are three simple life skills that…

SAN DIEGO | US moves to unite migrant children with parents by deadline

SAN DIEGO — Immigrant children around the U.S. left shelters with their backpacks and a tender…

NEW YORK  | Joe Jackson turned his children into stars, but at a price

NEW YORK  — Joe Jackson once had his own dreams of success. He tried to be…

MCALLEN, Texas  | No clear plan yet on how to reunite parents with children

MCALLEN, Texas  — Trump administration officials say they have no clear plan yet on how to…

New York News: A.G. Underwood Joins Coalition Of 21 Attorneys General Demanding Sessions End Illegal, Cruel Immigration Tactics That Harm Children & Undermine Public Safety

NEW YORK – Today, New York Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood joined a coalition of 21…

Texas News: Summer Meals for Kids now available at 19 Dallas Public Libraries

DALLAS, TX – This summer, 19 Dallas Public Library branches are providing free lunches and snacks…

JAKARTA, Indonesia  | Indonesia passes new terror law after attacks using children

JAKARTA, Indonesia  — Indonesia’s parliament unanimously approved a tougher anti-terrorism law on Friday, lengthening detention periods…

Michigan Man, Fabrieal Delaney Sentenced to 45 Years in Federal Prison for Violently Forcing Children to Engage in Pro

CHICAGO, IL — A Michigan man has been sentenced to 45 years in federal prison for…

Missouri MDC: MDC donates archery equipment to St. Louis County Police for youth archery program

SPANISH LAKE, MO – The St. Louis County Police Athletic League (PAL) is embracing the benefits…

Idaho Attorney General Investigators Arrest Jeffrey B. Schreck for Alleged Sexual Exploitation of a Child

Boise, ID (STL.News) Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden has announced investigators with his Idaho Internet Crimes…