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August 9, 2018
Children were brought to New Mexico compound for weapons training, officials said
August 9, 2018 - 11:24am
'Daddy, I'm sorry': Children begged as father cut their throats, leaving note on bodies for wife, police say
August 9, 2018 - 7:07am
August 2, 2018
Jeff Dysinger and his daughter, Hannah, pose for a portrait in their Kentucky home.  Photo for The Washington Post by Brandon Dill
School shootings: Should parents be charged for failing to lock up guns used by their kids?
August 2, 2018 - 5:07am
July 30, 2018
A young girl plays with a Mattel Barbie doll in Tiskilwa, Ill., on July 1, 2015.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Barbie is on a roll: The good news from Mattel's dismal quarter
July 30, 2018 - 9:30am
July 17, 2018
Photo courtesy of Max Pixel.
Her 3-year-old was locked in a washing machine filling with water. Now she's warning parents.
July 17, 2018 - 6:50am
July 12, 2018
A packet given to immigrant family members after they were released by Immigration and Customs Enforcement at the bus station in Phoenix, Ariz., July 10, 2018. The government was scrambling Tuesday to carry out the first court-ordered reunifications of young migrant children with their families, but thousands remain in custody. (Victor J. Blue/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Trump administration reunites just over half of young separated children, says the rest are ineligible
July 12, 2018 - 9:26am
June 25, 2018
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Home alone, but at what age? Minnesota largely leaves it up to parents
June 25, 2018 - 5:14pm
June 16, 2018
Parents need to think about a child’s maturity level, problem-solving skills and knowledge of what to do in an emergency. Children should know who to contact if an emergency happens and they cannot reach their parents. Stock image
How old is old enough to stay home alone? The answer might not be obvious
June 16, 2018 - 8:58am
June 8, 2018
Flu killed 172 children this season, the highest death toll in nearly a decade
June 8, 2018 - 10:49am
June 3, 2018
Kai Roppe, left, and his brother Keaton, get ready to knock knuckles Sunday, June 3, 2018, at the NICU reunion at Essentia Health in Fargo. The twins, who will be 2 years old in a couple of weeks, had spent months in the neonatal intensive care unit, said their mother, Natalie Roppe, right. Kai is held by his grandmother, Jody Wibe. (Helmut Schmidt / Forum News Service)
A celebration of life: Fargo’s Essentia NICU reunion gives families, staff time to enjoy ‘their miracles’
June 3, 2018 - 7:37pm
May 15, 2018
‘No broken bones … no major scars’: Parents deny torturing 10 children found living in filth
May 15, 2018 - 1:53pm
May 11, 2018
Christine Duckwitz holds her daughter Isabelle inside her room at the Decatur Correctional Center in Decatur, Ill., on April 9, 2018. MUST CREDIT: photo for The Washington Post by Whitney Curtis.
Prisons are allowing mothers to raise their babies behind bars. But is the radical experiment in parenting and punishment a good idea?
May 11, 2018 - 2:30pm
May 10, 2018
Second graders play on an iPad in San Antonio, Texas, Feb. 27, 2017. (Ilana Panich-Linsman/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Why kids and teens may face far more anxiety these days
May 10, 2018 - 10:22pm
Commentary: PTA culture and the working mother
April 10, 2018 - 10:59am
March 27, 2018
Alicia Strnad Hoalcraft, Parenting Perspectives columnist
Do you miss the life you had before kids?
March 27, 2018 - 8:15am
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