Stories tagged: child
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 4:44 p.m.
A 2-year-old boy died in a house fire in Sandpoint early Saturday morning.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 4:59 p.m.
Another member of the Navajo Nation is suing the Mormon church, saying he was abused in a now-defunct program that sent children into foster care for the school year.
Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 8:45 a.m.
Activists praised Houston area law enforcement for pursuing a tip that led to the arrest of an African-American man in the fatal drive-by shooting of a 7-year-old black girl, a …
Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 1:45 p.m.
When he was 5 years old and battling leukemia, the boy known as Batkid captivated the country as he dramatically “saved” Gotham from the bad guys in 2013. He just …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 17, 2018, 7:32 p.m.
A cyanide device meant to kill coyotes went off in a field near Theresa Mansfield’s Pocatello home, injuring her son Canyon and killing his yellow Lab, Kasey, on March 16, …
Mon., Sept. 3, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
Idaho will now have a safe facility and treatment center for children and teens who are victims of sex trafficking.
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 10:45 a.m.
A 47-year-old Boise veterinarian accused of molesting a young girl for nine years, starting when she was 5, has reached a plea deal with prosecutors, according to court records.
UPDATED: Tue., July 24, 2018, 9:34 p.m.
A man employed in the surgical department of Spokane’s Mann-Grandstaff VA Medical Center was arrested last week in connection with the alleged sexual assault of a child in Montana.
Thu., June 28, 2018, 1:31 p.m.
A federal judge in Chicago on Thursday ordered the immediate release from detention of a 9-year-old Brazilian boy who was separated from his mother at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Thu., June 14, 2018, 3:19 p.m.
The United States on Thursday condemned the killing of a 2-year-old boy in Zimbabwe as a “senseless and horrific act” and warned that if the murder was politically motivated it …
Sun., March 18, 2018, 9:24 a.m.
Her mother, Melissa Vaughan, examined the relic and knew it wasn’t just some dusty rock. It was pearlescent. What Naomi found was an ancient fossil called an ammonite, an extinct …
Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 8:27 a.m.
An eastern Idaho woman authorities say gave birth prematurely to a boy who tested positive for methamphetamine has been charged with felony injury to a child.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 10:38 a.m.
Ikea relaunched a recall of 17.3 million chests and dressers Tuesday after the death of an eighth child.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
Noah Barnes is one determined 11-year-old. Thus far, the Fort Lauderdale, Florida resident had racked up at least 3,200 miles when he reached Pendleton, en route to the finish line …
Tue., Oct. 3, 2017, 3:03 p.m.
Authorities say a woman found passed out behind the wheel of her SUV at her child’s school had a blood-alcohol level that was nearly six times the legal limit.
Wed., Sept. 13, 2017, 11:03 a.m.
A McDonald’s cashier is facing an attempted murder charge after giving birth to a boy while at work and then trying to flush the newborn down a toilet inside the …
Sat., Sept. 2, 2017, 4:14 p.m.
You’re concerned about your child’s eating habits at school. How can you communicate nonmedical concerns with the teacher without sounding like a pesky parent?
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 8:27 p.m.
A federal judge handed down a 42-year prison sentence Wednesday for a Montana man who chased down and kidnapped a 4-year-old girl, then brutally raped her and left her for …
Thu., June 22, 2017, 9:09 p.m.
Police in Massachusetts are crediting a huge stuffed cow with saving 2-year-old boy who fell out of a second-story window and onto concrete below.
UPDATED: Mon., May 15, 2017, 11:31 p.m.
Spokane police say a young girl was left alone in a car with the windows rolled down for hours Friday night and into Saturday morning, as temperatures dropped to 39 …
UPDATED: Thu., May 11, 2017, 2:59 p.m.
School officials never told the mother of an 8-year-old Ohio boy who killed himself that another student had thrown him against the wall two days earlier and knocked him unconscious …
Wed., April 19, 2017, 8:32 a.m.
An Idaho sheriff says skeletal remains of a child found protruding from a grave being used as a badger den could have been buried for as long as two decades.
Mon., April 17, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
Authorities say the skeletal remains of a young child have been discovered north of Mountain Home.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 7, 2017, 3:12 p.m.
Two people were charged with child abuse after deputies found an autistic girl locked in a cage at a home in northeastern Tennessee.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 1:35 p.m.
Authorities found a 3-year-old boy in the back seat of a stolen car after a pursuit early Wednesday morning.
Mon., July 4, 2016, 2:48 p.m.
A 3-year-old child was found safe Sunday afternoon after the car the child was riding in was stolen and taken for a ride from Wenatchee to East Wenatchee.
Thu., May 12, 2016, 4:26 p.m.
Authorities say a 3-year-old boy has been rescued from Lake Washington and is in critical condition at a Seattle hospital.
Fri., April 29, 2016, 11:26 a.m.
A Yellowstone County sheriff’s deputy rescued a 2-year-old boy who fell into the Yellowstone River.
Wed., March 30, 2016, 1:58 p.m.
A 41-year-old man was arrested Tuesday after allegedly sending sexually explicit photos and text messages to a 10-year-old girl.
UPDATED: Wed., April 8, 2015, 1:59 p.m.
A federal grand jury has returned additional charges against Craig Morgenstern, the former Spokane VA Medical Center doctor accused of drugging and raping a 13-year-old boy at his Nine Mile …