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9-Year-Old Cancer Patient Asks For Homemade Cards As Final Christmas Wish
Offbeat  (tags: cancer, final wish, child )

Beth
- 15 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
9-year-old Jacob Thompson has stage 4 neuroblastoma. Doctors told him he may not live long enough to celebrate Christmas. He asked that people send him handmade holiday cards. Jacob Thompson, Maine Medical Center, 22 Bramhall St, Portland, ME 04102
AMBER Alert: Have You Seen This Child? Sherin Mathews
Offbeat  (tags: child, amber alert, texas, richardson )

Elizabeth
- 43 days ago - missingkids.com
Missing From: Richardson, TX. Missing Date: 10/07/2017. The Richardson Police Department is searching for Sherin Mathews. LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS BELIEVE THIS CHILD TO BE IN GRAVE OR IMMEDIATE DANGER.
Fire Cops Who Told Woman to Stop Calling 911 Just Before She Was Killed
Offbeat  (tags: Shot, Death, Police, 911, Murder, Killed, child, womanpolice )

Beth
- 228 days ago - forcechange.com
Latina Verneta Herring & her 8-year-old son were shot and killed by her boyfriend after police told her to stop calling 911 and dismissed her concerns as false accusations.
Jane Fonda Reveals Rape and Child Abuse
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Sexual Abuse, Raped, Child, Actress, USA )

Ray
- 260 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Jane Fonda said she was "brought up with the disease to please", Oscar-winning actress Jane Fonda has revealed she is a rape survivor and suffered sexual abuse as a child.
Orlando Alligator: Who Is Liable for Toddler's Death?
Offbeat  (tags: Child, Animal, Responsibility )

Ray
- 517 days ago - bbc.co.uk
On Wednesday, police in Orlando, Florida, recovered the body of a toddler who was dragged underwater by an alligator while staying at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort.
Father Daughter Wedding Dance   video
Offbeat  (tags: child, culture, family, GoodNews, humans, interesting, society )

Gene
- 534 days ago - youtube.com
I think anyone stumbling across this will love it. I sure did. Not the norm for Care2 but it is fun for a Friday :^)
Waseem Shalouf: A Story of Hope and Determination From Gaza   video
Offbeat  (tags: good news, child, Waseem Shalouf, genetic disability, Gaza, Palestine Children's Relief Fund, Shriners Children’s Hospital, Spokane, Washington State, prosthetic legs, walking, climbing, hope, determination )

Evelyn
- 604 days ago - youtu.be
7 yr old Waseem was born with a deformity, unable to walk like other kids his age. Sent to Spokane, after five months of multiple surgeries and therapy he was able to complete his treatment and go back home walking on two legs instead of a wheelchair
VIDEO: Deer Pokes Head in Car to Take Carrot From Enthusiastic Young Girl
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, off-beat, child, funny, children, humor )

Marcia
- 648 days ago - arcamax.com
I don't know which is the better part of the video, watching the young girl or watching the deer. Both are adorable!
The Meningitis Baby Who Lived AFTER His Parents Turned Off Life Support
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Decision, Life Support Machine, Child )

Ray
- 695 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
As meningitis ravaged their baby's body, all Samantha Baker and her partner Adam could do was watch in horror.Harrison was just three weeks old, and doctors were trying desperately to save his life.
Miracle Baby Comes Back From the Dead 30 Minutes After Life Support Is Switched Off
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Decision, Life Support Machine, Child )

Ray
- 695 days ago - express.co.uk
A CHILD has made a miraculous recovery after her life-support was turned off and her distraught family was told to say goodbye.
Send Girls Off to Learn, Not Off to Marry, Says 13-Year-Old Pakistani Activist
Offbeat  (tags: child, children, culture, ethics, freedoms, humans, interesting, law, rights, sadness, safety, society, women, violence, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, humanrights, interesting, asia, HumanRights, freedoms, abuse, children, ethics, investigation, prevention, ris )

ELIZABETH
- 774 days ago - takepart.com
Hadiqa Bashir goes door-to-door in her community, calling for families to end child marriage so girls can complete their education.
Amazing Heart-to-Heart From a 6 Yr. Old to Her Mum About Why It's Important to Be Nice.
Offbeat  (tags: friendship, child, advice, heart-warming, relationships, emotional health, video )

Dianne
- 785 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
After a squabble between her Mum and Dad, 6 yr. old Tiana gives her mother a talking-to about friendship. She begins by asking her Mum is she's ready to be friends with her Dad. This video is absolutely priceless!
On This Day 1985:Sleeping Boy Killed in Police Raid
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Police Raid, Child, Hostility, Guns, Birmingham )

Ray
- 818 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
A five-year-old boy has been shot dead in a police raid on his home in Birmingham.
As Violence Worsens in Yemen, War Crimes Alleged on Both Sides of Conflict
Offbeat  (tags: activists, abuse, child, children, crime, culture, death, ethics, freedoms, government, humans, murder, politics, rights, sadness, women, world, violence, war, violence, world, middle-east, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', asia, children, conflict, corr )

ELIZABETH
- 821 days ago - takepart.com
Violence in Yemen has taken a turn for the worse, with human rights advocates voicing concern that war crimes are allegedly under way on both sides of the conflict, leaving scores of women and children among the civilians trapped in the crossfire.
Sweden: Muslim Gets Community Service for Brutal Rape of 12-Year Old
Offbeat  (tags: weden, rape, girl, child, Islam, Muslims, crime, culture, protection, safety, society, women, law )

Gillian
- 875 days ago - themuslimissue.wordpress.com
Somali immigrant brutally raped 12~year~old girl, sentenced to 180 hours community service
 

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