Missouri House Votes for Restrictions on Child MarriagesUnder current law, children ages 15-17 can get married with permission from a parent, and those younger than 15 need approval from a judge.
Connecticut, Other States Look to Stop Child MarriagesLegislation that attempts to end or curb child marriage has been proposed this year in New Jersey, New Hampshire, New York, Texas, Missouri, Maryland and Pennsylvania.
Mother, Boyfriend Charged in 6-Year-Old's Shooting DeathFace manslaughter, child endangerment charges.
Police Arrest 12-Year-Old in Fatal Shooting of Store ClerkThe boy is being held in a juvenile detention center on preliminary charges of capital murder and aggravated robbery.
How to Deal With Struggling Parents Out in PublicMost people turn away and assume it's not their problem, or even worse – take out their phone and post a video on Facebook.
11-Year-Old Among Two Killed In Overnight AccidentsBoth victims thrown from vehicles.
Family of Boy Killed on Kansas Waterslide Settles With ParkOwners of Schlitterbahn Waterparks and Resorts plan to follow through on permanently removing the slide from its 168-foot tower as announced in November.
Woman Pleads Guilty to Killing Infant SonWallisha Bland faces 40 years for the death of her 2-month-old in 2012.
Parents In Court Again For Allegedly Abusing 6-Week-Old SonIt comes a week after Robert Burnette and Megan Hendricks made their first court appearances via video from the St. Charles County jail.
St. Clair County Officials Find Missing Woman, ChildPolice say they have searched the area near Doza School Road thoroughly.
Child Shot, Wounded Inside Kansas City Home, Police SayThe child was struck Tuesday night after family members heard gunshots outside the home.
Madigan Wants to Remove Statute of Limitations for Child Sex CrimesAbout 30 states have no statues of limitations on child sexual abuse cases.