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Sacramento Boy Shaves Head to Help Friend

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In order to help a friend feel less awkward at school, a Sacramento, California, kindergartener decided to shave his own head. Jordan shaved his head to support his friend, Jackson, who suffers from alopecia, an autoimmune skin disease that causes hair loss. Jackson lost an entire head of hair within two weeks. Arine LeStrange, Jackson’s […]

Irvine church discipline: Paul Kim charged with beating teen

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Police say one inch metal pole used for child discipline in church related beatingAn Irvine couple, who thought their teenage son might be smoking, gave a fellow church member permission to beat him, according to police. Paul Kim, 39 has been charged with a felony in relation to the incident. On Monday, the school reported that […]

Trick or Treat? 10-year-old pulls gun on Halloween

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The Augusta Chronicle reported that an unidentified 28-year-old woman called 911 on Monday night when a Trick or Treating 10-year-old in her neighborhood pointed a 9mm handgun at her. On the corner of Schroeder and George St. in Aiken, South Carolina, the young woman recognized two 10-year-old brothers and greeted them, joking that she’d take […]

7-year-old boy shoots 7-month-old brother, father charged.

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Charges have been filed against Levar Jones, the father of a 7-year-old boy who police say accidentally shot his younger brother who 7 month sold. Jones, 26, of Englewood, Illinois, was charged with felony counts of having an invalid firearm owners identification card and reckless conduct, along with a misdemeanor charge of endangering the health […]

Three year-old Chicago boy may have been stabbed to death by his father

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Police report that a 3-year-old boy was stabbed to death and his mother injured in an apparent domestic incident with the boy’s father on the West Side of Chicago Friday morning. Police said the boy was pronounced dead and his mother was taken to a local hospital, where she remained Friday night. The man who stabbed them […]

School security guard accused of handcuffing first grader

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LaShanda Smith, the mother of a Chicago Public Schools student, is accusing an on-campus security guard of handcuffing her son and detaining him for more than an hour while he was a first-grader last year. In a lawsuit filed Monday in Cook County Circuit Court, Smith is seeking more than $100,000 in damages for an alleged incident in […]

Man allegedly throws his 7 year old son off boat

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A man has been arrested for allegedly throwing his 7-year-old son off a sightseeing cruise boat during an argument, authorities say.  The boy was rescued safely. Sloan Briles, 35, was arrested Sunday for investigation of child endangerment and resisting arrest, according to Orange County Sheriff’s Department spokesman Jim Amormino. Amormino says Briles , who was […]

Popular baby names

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A new cultural phenomenon of celebrity-inspired namesThe year 2011 saw a change in the trend for baby names. 2010 was marked by babies holding very traditional names such as Olivia and Jack, but this year people seem to be searching for unusual names, and celebrity choices are setting the standard. After monitoring the baby names […]

Chinese doctors remove 50cm sword from boys head

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Zhang Bin miraculously survives shock sword accidentZhang Bin, aged 15-years-old, said he invited a group of teenage boys to his house, and one bought the 50cm large sword with him. “Three classmates came to visit me at home and one of them bought a sword. He stood 3 – 4 metres away. I don’t know […]

The youngest son of Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver seriously injured while surfing

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The son of former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver, Christopher Schwarzenegger (13), was hospitalized after a serious accident that occurred while surfing last weekend. A source reported that the boy was slammed face-first into an object on the beach in Malibu, California. He was treated in the intensive care unit, then moved to another unit […]

Boy drowns in river in Iowa; girl who tried to save him hospitalized

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  An 11-year-old Chicago boy, Deontae Haynes drowned in the Nodaway River in far southeast Iowa last night according to a press release by the Iowa Department of Natural Resources. A 16-year-old girl, Tamra Haley of Clarinda, Iowa attempted to save the boy. She was hospitalized at Children’s Hospital and Medical Center in Omaha. The Iowa DNR reports […]

Millionaire's son dies after falling down stairs

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Six-year-old Max Shacknai, the young son of millionaire Jonah Shacknai, died this weekend after falling last week. The boy had fallen from the grand staircase in the family’s Coronado mansion, according to a Los Angeles Times report. The family announced the death to reporters in an email Sunday. “His loving, kind and vibrant spirit will forever be in […]

Boy bitten by alligator at amusement park in Indiana

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VALPARAISO, Ind. — According to police an 11-year-old  boy was bitten on the hand by an alligator at an amusement park in northern Indiana. An unidentified man had apparently lifted the 2 foot long reptile from it’s enclosure and invited nearby children to pet it. The bite Ryan Strand of Concord, North Carolina, received to […]

Mother charged after toddler dies in hot van

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Mum charged with manslaugher after letting 3-year-old tot die in hot vanIt’s a tragic story – 33-year-old Elena Isabel Rodriguez was doing housework, and believed her son was watching television. In reality, he had become trapped inside the families van, and died as temperatures topped 90 degrees. Rodriguez, who has seven children, said she had […]

Judge rules that boy can attend church with his mother, despite dad's objections

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Father claims it will hurt his chance of becoming a scientistA judge ruled Monday that a 9-year-old boy from Clarendon Hills, Illinois can attend religious services with his mother in spites of objections from his father, who argued it could harm his son’s chances of becoming a scientist. The father, David Stone, filed a court request last month to stop […]

Swedish Pre-school fights gender bias

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‘Him’ and ‘Her’ are banned, and staff call students ‘Friends’A Swedish pre-school has completely re-designed itself to fight gender bias. Staff at the ‘Egalia’ preschool call their students ‘friends’, and are to avoid using ‘him’ and ‘her’. Books and toys have been carefully selected, and colors and organization have been scrutinized. The staff have also invented a […]

Parents pay thousands to turn infant girls into boys

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Hundreds of Indian girls are having sex change operations, some as young as one year old.A shocking new trend has been revealed – Indian parents are paying thousands of dollars to change baby girls into much longed for baby boys. The procedure, called genitoplasty, is usually used to correct genital abnormalities in grown adults. The […]

Whale's tail knocks boy unconscious

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Drew Hall, 13, was knocked unconscious and received a broken collarbone when a humpback whale hit the  17 foot dinghy he and his family were fishing on off Australia’s coast with its tail. Hall says he and his parents were fishing Sunday morning off the north coast of New South Wales state when the whale […]

Police: 13-year-old boy murdered foster mom

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A 13-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of murder after his foster mom was found dead on Friday evening. After hearing an altercation next door, Dawn McKenzie’s next door neighbour placed an emergency call to the police. Officers found Ms McKenzie suffering from multiple injuries, and she was rushed to hospital by paramedics. She […]

Teen hacker diagnosed with Aspergers Syndrome

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The 19-year-old hacker arrested on suspicion of masterminding hacking group LulzSec and hacking into websites such as the UK’s Serious Organized Crime Agency, the CIA and the US Senate. Ryan Cleary has been assessed by psychologists after his arrest, who has diagnosed the teen with Aspergers, a form of Autism. Aspergers is a condition whose […]

Little league coach dies on field with son watching

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An Illinois Little League baseball coach, Brian Jones, collapsed and died on the field while his son and his teammates looked on. Jones, 43, was coaching his team, the Beecher Hot Rods, Wednesday night when he suddenly got sick.  He told his wife Bobbie Jones, that he felt like he was going to pass out, […]

2 year old travels 28km on his own

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A toddler has managed to travel 28km (24 miles) on a bus on his own, until the bus driver realised he was unaccompanied. It is believed that the boy, dressed in a nappy and pyjamas, managed to board the bus quietly and seated himself on the back seat. It was only when the bus reached […]

Teen kills ex-girlfriend to get 'free breakfast'

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It’s a story which will shock the world. A 15 year old boy has allegedly murdered his ex-girlfriend after a friend offered to buy him breakfast if he carried out the murder. The boy, who has not been named, had allegedly bragged to friends about how easy murdering someone would be, leading to his friends […]

7-year-old drives car 20 miles to 'find Dad'

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A 7 year old boy stole his stepfathers car and managed to drive it 20 miles, apparantly looking for his dad. The boy, from Michigan, had to stand up to be able to control the pedals while he was driving, until he was pulled over by police, allegedly for driving at 70mph and veering into […]

2-year-old's teddy is kidnapped for $9,000 worth of cake

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A 2 year old boy’s teddy bear has been stolen by kidnappers, who are demanding $9,000 (£6,000) worth of gluten-free cake to return the bear. The ordeal began when Donovan Bortner-Palmer lost his bear in the playground a month ago. Donovan loved his bear, and repeatedly asked his Mum for it, so she decided to […]