Sen. Schumer Pushes Bill For Childhood Brain Tumor ResearchThe New York Democrat said brain tumors are the second most prevalent cancer for children. His National Childhood Brain Tumor Prevention Network Act would coordinate research into the causes and ways to prevent the disease.
Resentence Set For NY Rabbi In Molestation CaseThe ruling by the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals came after Monsey rabbi Israel Weingarten was convicted of charges that he abused a daughter through much of her childhood. He was sentenced in 2009.
Study: Of Every 10 NYC Kids, 4 Are OverweightThe good news is that the rate of obesity among New York kids is not rising, as it is nationally.