China birth rate drops in 2017 despite the end of one child policy

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The birth rate in China has dropped in 2017 despite the end of one child policy in 2016…

Prosecutor: Parents chained children for months at a time

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A California couple tortured a dozen of their children for years, starving them to the point that their growth was stunted…

Donation to China’s “Frost Boy” raises controversy

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A Chinese boy dubbed “Frost Boy” raised nearly RMB $700K in donation, but his family could only pocket RMB $8,000…

Parents arrested after children found chained in house

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A 17-year-old girl called police after escaping from her family’s home where she and her 12 siblings were locked up…

SF: New ballot measure to expand childcare subsidies

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Supervisors Jane Kim and Norman Yee Monday announced a ballot measure that would finance the expansion of childcare subsidies…

Oakland: Children’s Fairyland offers free admission to grandparents this week

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Tuesday marks the start of Grandparents’ Week at Children’s Fairyland in Oakland…

Antioch: Boy suffers concussion in hit-and-run crash

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A 10-year-old boy suffered a concussion Saturday afternoon when a vehicle hit him as he was riding his bike…