Aug 1, 2016

5-year-old dies after struck by lightning in North Carolina

A 5-year-old boy on vacation with his family has reportedly died after being struck by lightning on a North Carolina beach. According to broadcaster WTVD-TV, authorities said the family was on the beach Sunday in Carova at about 4 p.m. when the child was ...

New Sandy Hook school completed nearly four years after massacre

Jul 30, 2016

New Sandy Hook school completed nearly four years after massacre

The new Sandy Hook Elementary School, built to replace the one demolished after a massacre took the lives of 20 children and six educators, features three courtyards, study spaces that look like treehouses and a rain garden. Still, many would give anything to have ...

Jul 22, 2016

Municipalities to get funds for family support centers across Japan

The Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry will provide funding to help municipalities across Japan set up support centers for families that have trouble raising children, sources said. The child-rearing support centers will deal with families for which it is deemed necessary for municipalities to ...