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Jack Ingram

Jack Ingram Teams With Matthew McConaughey, Mack Brown To Benefit Kids

The trio just announced a special two-day event in Texas next year, which will benefit underserved kids.


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Police: 2 Children Dead In Separate Incidents In NYC

Police are investigating the deaths of a 4-year-old girl and a 5-year-old boy who died in separate incidents in Brooklyn and the Bronx.


Baby ID Theft

How To Protect Your Kids From Identity Theft

We’ve warned you about identity theft before. Everyone’s a target for this type of crime – from the elderly to the deceased. Now, your kids are also at risk. Children are 51 percent more likely to have their identities stolen than adults.

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Smart Sense: How To Raise Intelligent Children

Sam Wang, co-author of “Welcome To Your Child’s Brain,” joined The Couch to discuss parenting myths and help us sort through fact and fiction.


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LI Woman Arrested For Driving While Intoxicated With Two Children In Her Car

A Wyandanch, Long Island woman was arrested for driving while intoxicated with two children in her car on Friday night, according to Suffolk County Police.


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Kids & Technology: When To Unplug

It’s a big issue for modern day parents. When do you “unplug” your kids from technology?



NYC’s 5 Best Spots For Summer Playdates

Finding a safe and cool place to frolic in NYC doesn’t have to be a struggle. If you have been thinking of scheduling play dates with your child and their friends, here are five places to keep in mind.


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Ask Asa: Child Identity Theft

CBS 2′s Asa Aaron takes a look at how kids’ identities have become the new target of scam artists.


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NYC’s 5 Best Places For A Child’s Party

New York is home to excellent establishments designed for everything from educational, physical to over-the-top family fun. Check out the city’s hottest kid-friendly spots the next time you plan a party.

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Sound Off: Do Kids Belong In Restaurants?

Does this sound familiar: You’re looking forward to nice night out at a local restaurant, maybe even something a little special. When you get there, though, your meal is interrupted by some raucous kids at a nearby table.


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Report: Homelessness On The Rise In NYC

The number of people in New York City’s homeless shelters exceeded 40,000 last week for the first time.


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Police Increase Patrols After Man Allegedly Approaches Children On Staten Island

According to police, the suspect approached a 10-year-old girl last Friday at 8 a.m., and then a 9-year-old boy this Tuesday at 6 p.m. while they walked in Bay Terrace.


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WCBS 880 9/11 Series: Tuesday’s Children Helps The Young Deal With Tragedy

The terrorist attacks that shook our nation had a powerful and lasting effect on the children of then United States of America.


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L.I. Mom Hits Children When Backing Out Of Driveway With SUV

Nassau County police said the children, ages 10 and 2, were playing in the driveway of their Cedarhurst home when the accident occurred.


2010 Census

Census: More New Jerseyans Live Alone Than With Families

For the first time, a higher percentage of households consist of one person living alone than nuclear families with a husband, wife and children. However, people living alone are still less common in New Jersey than they are nationwide.