Society

The FINANCIAL -- All states prosecute parents whose children come to severe harm through neglect. But in 34 states (as well as the District of Columbia, Guam and Puerto Rico), there are exemptions in the civil child abuse statutes when medical treatment for a child conflicts with the religious beliefs of parents, according to data collected by the U.S. Department of Health and Human ...

The FINANCIAL -- WHO and partners on July 12 launch 7 interlinked strategies to reduce violence against children. The approaches have all been tested and all have shown concrete results. By bringing ...

The FINANCIAL -- The 2012 Olympic Games caused a marked increase in happiness among Londoners, according to new LSE research which shows for the first time that there are significant intangible ...

The FINANCIAL -- Despite the fact more Americans live below the poverty line in the suburbs than in the city, a survey released on July 14 by Kellogg Company reveals most Americans are unaware of the ...