(The White House)
August 12, 2019 - 6:04 pm
(AP) - The uncle of a 2-month-old boy whose parents were killed in the El Paso mass shooting on Friday defended a photo that shows first lady Melania Trump holding the baby while President Donald Trump smiles and gives a thumbs-up gesture. The photo, released Thursday on Twitter by the first lady’s...
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kids using phones
August 01, 2019 - 1:53 pm
(KMOX) — As technology such as smart devices have permeated nearly all aspects of our daily lives, precautions about best practices have also followed. Recently the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office in Florida arrested 25 men who were lurking on the internet with the intent to engage in sexually...
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Fisher-Price Recalls Inclined Sleeper Accessory Included with Ultra-Lite Day & Night Play Yards
June 27, 2019 - 11:12 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Attention new parents! About 71,000 units of the inclined sleeper accessory sold with all Fisher-Price Ultra-Lite Day & Night Play Yards are being recalled Thursday, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission . While no incidents have been reported with this...
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Little boy sitting alone on floor after suffering an act of bullying while children run in the background
© Rido |
June 14, 2019 - 6:42 pm
(KMOX) - A school in Wisconsin is putting its foot down and considering an anti-bullying ordinance that would impose fines on the parents of bullies. The superintendent of the Wisconsin Rapids Public Schools, Craig Broeren, said he asked two municipalities to assess the district’s bullying policy...
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JoAnn Cunningham, left, and Andrew Freund Sr.
McHenry County Sheriff's Department via AP
May 10, 2019 - 1:04 pm
WOODSTOCK, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois mother and father have pleaded not guilty to murder charges in the beating death of their 5-year-old son. JoAnn Cunningham and Andrew Freund Sr. of Crystal Lake appeared in McHenry County court Friday, the day after a 30-page grand jury indictment was handed down...
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(U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission)
April 23, 2019 - 2:21 pm
(KMOX) - Attention parents: Target is recalling around 500,000 wooden toy vehicles they believe could cause choking. The 495,000 wooden toys in question were sold in 8-packs and include the Bullseye Playground vehicles. The vehicles in the package are a caboose, Santa in a sleigh, ice cream truck/...
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Illinois capital in Springfield
April 04, 2019 - 2:26 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KMOX) — The Illinois House approved a bill Wednesday that would lower the age at which children may be left home alone without adult supervision. If passed by the Illinois Senate and governor, the amendment to the Juvenile Court Act of 1987 will lower the ‘home-alone’ age from 14...
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March 18, 2019 - 2:11 pm
The American Academy of Pediatrics has updated their advice on water safety. The AAP says that by starting swim lessons for your kids at age 1, you are reducing your child's risk of drowning. Nearly 1,000 drowning deaths happen in the U.S. each year, and drowning is a leading cause of death in...
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Michael L. Roberts and Georgena L. Roberts pleaded guilty to murder in the starvation death of their 6-year-old son
(Illinois Police via The Alton Telegraph)
January 16, 2019 - 12:21 pm
An Illinois father and stepmother will spend decades in prison after pleading guilty to murder in the starvation death of their 6-year-old son.
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(Photo by John Sleezer/Kansas City Star/TNS/Sipa USA)
December 26, 2018 - 11:07 am
The 22-year-old is in the Kansas City Royals organization and drafted No. 18 overall earlier this year.
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