Friday, May 26, 2017
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Women speak up: True stories of child sex abuse from the...

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Child welfare agency defends not removing girl from squalid home day...

Will County Sheriff's Office via CBS ChicagoSPRINGFIELD, Ill. - A 16-month-old girl was not removed from a filthy house during an investigator's visit...

Deaths of two First Nations girls in Eastern Ontario group homes...

The last time Jeffrey Owen spoke with his daughter, Amy, she was crying and asking to come home."She was unhappy. She hated it there."Weeks...

How Big Data Traps People in Poverty

Surveillance and public-benefits programs gather large amounts of information on low-income people, feeding opaque algorithms that can trap them in poverty. Reuters Big...

Judge sides with ’60s Scoop survivors

TORONTO - An Ontario judge has decided the '60s Scoop class-action lawsuit in favour of the plaintiffs.The court will now determine how much the...

The worrying welfare of ACS workers

With her resignation as the commissioner of the city's Administration for Children's Services late last year, Gladys Carrión joined a talented group of child-welfare...

City probe rips ACS for botching case of fatally beaten toddler

The Department of Investigation Thursday issued a scathing report ripping the city's embattled child-welfare agency for having "systemic problems" and botching the case of...

De Blasio doubts ACS could have saved kid from hellish death

Mayor de Blasio said Wednesday it's still unclear if city child-welfare workers could've done more to help 5-year-old Mikey Guzman, and insisted he may...

Pa. parents accused of locking kids in room with no heat,...

Police and child-welfare investigators in Pennsylvania say three emaciated young children were locked inside a room each night with no heat and...