Child Experts: Just Say ‘No’ To Facebook’s Kids AppA group letter sent Tuesday to CEO Mark Zuckerberg argues that younger children — the app is intended for those under 13 — aren't ready to have social media accounts, navigate the complexities of online relationships or protect their own privacy.
'Serial Killer Of His Own Children' Receives 3 Life Sentences, Apologizes To WifeRobert Hodges was in financial trouble and had thought about killing his three children for a year prior to doing it, investigators said.
When Kids Get Their First Cell Phones Around The WorldHere is a sampling of at what age children around the world are given their own cell phones.
Facebook Launches Parent-Controlled Messenger App For KidsThe social media giant is launching a messaging app for children to chat with their parents and with friends approved by their parents.
Child's Death Triggers New Ikea Dresser RecallIkea relaunched a recall of 29 million chests and dressers Tuesday after the death of an eighth child.
Fremont Condo That Didn't Allow Kids To Play Outside Must Rescind Rule, Pay Tenants $800KFamilies in Fremont have scored a huge legal victory after they sued their condo complex because it wouldn't let their kids play outside.
Google Cracks Down On Disturbing Cartoons On YouTube KidsRecent reports have called attention to troves of videos with profanity and violent themes on YouTube Kids, the video-sharing site's kid-friendly platform.
Police Say Sacramento Man Suspected Of Killing His 3 Kids Is TalkingThe father suspected of killing his three children in West Sacramento is cooperating with investigators, though they still aren't offering a motive for the slayings, authorities said Friday.
Anti-Vax Parents Using Medical Exemptions To Avoid VaccinesParents opposed to vaccines in California are managing to get around a tough, new law.
Decorated Oakland Fire Captain Arrested On Child Porn ChargesAn Oakland fire captain was being held on $200,000 bail Thursday after child pornography was discovered on his home computer.
San Francisco Mom Takes On Disney Over App TrackingA San Francisco mom has filed a lawsuit against Disney and three developers claiming a popular app was collecting tracking data on her young daughter.
A New Heart For 8-Year-Old Is The Third Transplant In FamilyAfter 512 days on the heart transplant list, 8-year-old Gage Bingham receives the ultimate gift.
$6.4 Million Bail For Brain Surgeon Charged With Child RapeA judge set bail at $6.45 million on Wednesday for a Northern California brain surgeon charged with sexually abusing children.
6 Children In Home During Deadly Fresno Officer-Involved ShootingPolice say a suspected gang member shot and killed by police in Fresno had fired dozens of rounds, many striking a home full of children.
Charter Bus Fire In Merced County Shuts Down Lane Of Southbound I-5A frightening chartered bus fire with school children aboard in the southbound lanes of I-5 shut down part of the interstate in Merced County for a time late Wednesday afternoon, according to authorities.