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In Argentina, groups keep lid on simmering social conflict

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Holding an empty tote bag, Bahiano Arévalo waits impatiently for his turn at the Little Lions soup kitchen outside Argentina's capital. A few moments later, the 7-year-o...

Toddler dies after being found in vehicle at Tenn. daycare

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A 1-year-old child has died after being found in a hot vehicle outside a Tennessee daycare center, police said. The toddler was pronounced dead at Le Bonheur Ch...

Taiwanese parents slam CECC for reopening theaters, gyms while keeping daycare centers shut

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan government’s decision to open movies theaters and fitness centers but keep cram schools and daycare centers shut has drawn the ire of parents and educatio...

'Do something:' Harris' rapid rise driven by call to action

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Hours before Kamala Harris took the stage for the first time as Joe Biden's vice presidential pick, she received a text message from a childhood classmate with photos from th...

'Do something:' Harris' rapid rise driven by call to action

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Hours before Kamala Harris took the stage for the first time as Joe Biden's vice presidential pick, she received a text message from a childhood classmate with photos from th...

Japanese mothers struggle to cope after virus shuts schools

TOKYO (AP) — Keiko Kobayashi brought her 7-year-old son to her Tokyo office on Monday after his school, like most others in Japan, suddenly closed for four weeks in a government effort to slow the rap...

Indian nation destroys own buildings over leadership dispute

A leadership dispute within the Cayuga Indian Nation took a stunning turn over the weekend when nation leader Clint Halftown sent bulldozers to demolish a working daycare center, store, schoolhouse an...

Mexican march for peace swarmed by angry protesters

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A four-day pilgrimage by family members of murdered or missing Mexicans culminated in a tense confrontation in the capital's main square Sunday as supporters of Mexico's president h...

Mexico 'anti-monuments' recall dark moments, demand justice

MEXICO CITY (AP) — On the sidewalk outside the Mexican Social Security Institute, like alphabet blocks stacked in a playroom, there's a large metal installation of the letters ABC and the number 49, p...

Minnesota probe finds no proof stolen money aided terrorists

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's legislative auditor said Wednesday that an investigation found no proof that money defrauded from a state child care program found its way to terrorist organizations...

New Taipei daycare center caregiver filmed beating baby with spatula

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A video was released at a press conference today showing caregivers beating small toddlers at a daycare center in New Taipei City. Several caregivers at a daycare center in ...

Inspections show concerns at Whitaker's former Iowa daycare

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Inspectors found some violations at a large Iowa daycare center when it was owned by Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker, including deficiencies in 2007 that prompted a downgr...

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport opens baby daycare center

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport officially opened its baby daycare center (愛兒寶托嬰中心) Thursday August 23. The baby daycare center targets the airport employees' child...

Taiwan premier announces NT$6K monthly subsidy for family sending child under 2 to government-contracted care

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan Premier William Lai (賴清德) announced at a press conference on Thursday (July 26) that a regular family with income tax rates under 20% will receive a monthly subsidy o...

Taipei City unveils first welfare facilities at public housing complex

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je inaugurated a senior citizen service and daycare center and a child daycare center which are housed inside the Jiankang Public Housing complex on May 24. ...