Saturday, November 18, 2017
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‘One of the most secretive, darkest states’: What is Kansas trying...

The statement was simple. Factual.A Kansas spokesperson was acknowledging that the state highway department didn't have the money to rebuild a dangerous stretch of...

Child deaths spike after DCFS privatizes ‘intact family services’

The 5-year-old girl was found dead in the bathtub with shallow water framing her cherubic face and open eyes.The state Department of Children and...

‘When My Son Was Taken, I Felt Like a Failure’: Stories...

In collaboration with Rise magazine, Jezebel is publishing a series of articles written by parents affected by the child welfare system. This post, the...

‘They Told Me They Knew What Was Best for Him’: Stories...

In collaboration withRise magazine, Jezebel is publishing a series of articles written by parents affected by the child welfare system. This post, the fourth...

In a New York community, parents could go to jail if...

NORTH TONAWANDA, N.Y. - Parents of children found bullying other minors could face jail time under a new law approved in a western...

‘I’ve Always Been a Lioness When It Comes to My Children’:...

In collaboration with Rise magazine, Jezebel is publishing a series of articles written by parents affected by the child welfare system. This post, the...

Hillsborough loses big as state fails to divide child welfare money...

TAMPA - If Florida's overburdened child welfare system has an epicenter, it's Hillsborough County.An average of 3,600 children were in foster care in the...

Stop dumping kids in care onto the street: Editorial | Toronto...

A new study draws a link between youth homelessness and the foster care system. (Dreamstime) It seems counter-productive, not to...

Georgia Mom Accused of Fatally Stabbing Husband, Kids Told Surviving Daughter...

The 9-year-old lone survivor of a Georgia knife attack that killed her four siblings and her father alleged to child welfare workers that her...

Investigator found Seattle Mayor Ed Murray sexually abused foster son in...

SEATTLE - Three decades before Ed Murray was elected Seattle's mayor, an Oregon child-welfare investigator found that he had sexually abused his foster...