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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 pediatricians in 12 Alabama practices are reinforcing through Brush, Book, Bed (BBB), a new statewide program of the Alabama Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AL-AAP) and its early literacy arm, Reach Out and Read-Alabama (ROR-AL). Made possible … Continue reading Alabama Chapter-American Academy of Pediatrics, Alabama Department of Public Health promote healthy bedtime routines through ‘Brush, Book, Bed’

PHUKET, Thailand  | Family in China say relatives sent Thai boat’s last moments

PHUKET, Thailand  — The boat lists hard to the right, sending a man tumbling across an aisle toward windows that look almost straight down on fast-moving white-capped waves. Another man catches him and appears to laugh nervously. A woman cries out. Someone else adjusts the child they are holding tightly in their lap. The 10 … Continue reading PHUKET, Thailand  | Family in China say relatives sent Thai boat’s last moments

PHOENIX | Kids as young as 1 in US court, awaiting reunion with family

PHOENIX — The 1-year-old boy in a green button-up shirt drank milk from a bottle, played with a small purple ball that lit up when it hit the ground and occasionally asked for “agua.” Then it was the child’s turn for his court appearance before a Phoenix immigration judge, who could hardly contain his unease … Continue reading PHOENIX | Kids as young as 1 in US court, awaiting reunion with family

PHUKET, Thailand | Family of Thailand boat disaster victims seeks ‘justice’

PHUKET, Thailand — The family of a Chinese woman and her two children who were among the victims of a tourist boat disaster off the Thai resort island of Phuket are demanding “justice,” saying Saturday that the tragedy was caused by human error and could have been avoided. Chen Wei, a businesswoman from Chongqing province, … Continue reading PHUKET, Thailand | Family of Thailand boat disaster victims seeks ‘justice’

SURABAYA, Indonesia  | Family of 6 suicide bombers attack Indonesia churches

SURABAYA, Indonesia  — Suicide bombers who carried out deadly attacks on three churches in Indonesia’s second-largest city on Sunday were a family of six that included two young children, police said, as the world’s most populous Muslim nation recoiled in horror at one of the worst attacks on its Christian minority. At least seven people … Continue reading SURABAYA, Indonesia  | Family of 6 suicide bombers attack Indonesia churches

Day beats Noren on 6th playoff hole to win Farmers

SAN DIEGO/January 29, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Jason Day sank an 18-inch birdie putt on the sixth playoff hole to beat Alex Noren and win the Farmers Insurance Open in front of empty grandstands on No. 18 at Torrey Pines. Day and Noren had to return Monday morning after grinding through five playoff holes Sunday before it got … Continue reading Day beats Noren on 6th playoff hole to win Farmers

Bandmates, family attend funeral of Cranberries singer

LONDON/January 23, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Hundreds of mourners have gathered in Dolores O’Riordan’s Irish hometown for the funeral of the Cranberries singer. O’Riordan was found dead in a London hotel room on Jan. 16 at the age of 46. Tuesday’s service at the parish church of St. Ailbe in Ballybricken opened with a recording of “Ave Marie,” … Continue reading Bandmates, family attend funeral of Cranberries singer

The Latest: Family: Bocuse’s values will “forever” inspire

PARIS/January 20, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The Latest on the death of French chef Paul Bocuse at 91 (all times local): 3:55 p.m. The wife and children of master French chef Paul Bocuse want to honor their “captain,” who has died at 91. In a joint statement Saturday, they said that “more than a father and husband, he … Continue reading The Latest: Family: Bocuse’s values will “forever” inspire