American Parents Are Spending Billions On Their Adult ChildrenFrom Ashton Kutcher to Bill Gates, there's a growing list of notable figures who say they will not be leaving an inheritance for their children.
Study: Child Behavioral Issues Linked To Parents With Childhood TraumaA new study has found a link between the stressful childhoods some parents had and the behavioral issues their own children developed.
More Parents Smoking Marijuana Around Children, Study SaysAccording to researchers from Columbia University, the number of cigarette-smoking parents who said they used marijuana increased from 11 percent in 2002 to over 17 percent in 2015.
Smartphones Distract Parents From Connecting With Their Kids, Study SaysA new study on how the cellphone obsession is affecting parents claims that smartphones are preventing mothers and fathers from connecting with their children.
Parents, Save Up: Cost Of Raising A Child Is More Than $233KExpecting a baby? Congratulations! Better put plenty of money in your savings account.
Parents Of Toddler Who OD'd On Pills Twice In Week ArrestedPolice in Ohio say the parents of an 18-month-old girl who overdosed on a painkiller twice in one week have been arrested on charges of child endangering.
Resources For Overwhelmed ParentsThere are resources available to people who feel overwhelmed by the stress of parenting.
Teen Locked Up After Running Away From Mom; Dad Files Suit To Get Him ReleasedA Westmoreland County man has filed a lawsuit in Federal Court in Pittsburgh in an effort to get his 14-year-old son out of a detention facility in Lawrence County.
Teacher’s Career Comes Full Circle After Educating Whole FamilyThe cycle of learning has come full circle in Dianne Rotz's third grade class.
Local Baby Gear Company Celebrating 10 Years With New High-Tech Infant Car SeatThe robotics baby gear company, 4Moms, is celebrating 10 years in Pittsburgh, but on Wednesday night, an open house marked a new era of innovation in the company’s new space.
Maryland Couple’s “Free Range” Parenting Style Raising Controversy NationallyWhen you were little, how often did you play outside and roam the neighborhood without your parents?
Plum School Board Holds First Meeting Since Arrest Of 2 TeachersThe Plum School Board met Tuesday evening for its first regular meeting since sex allegations surfaced against two high school teachers.
Detailed Media Ratings Website Give Parents Much Needed InformationThe holidays is a busy time for movies goers and finding an age appropriate movie for your child to see can be difficult using what some call a “vague” ratings system. Common Sense Media is website that gives parents a more in-depth age rating for movies, along with TV shows, video games, and other forms of media. Betsy Bozdech, the Executive Editor at Common Sense Media joined The KDKA Morning News with Larry Richert and John Shumway to talk about why they feel their rating system is needed, how they come up with their ratings, and why their website is not censorship.
Get Marty: Ticket Deal Causes Frustration For Some Circus-GoersThe “Greatest Show On Earth” turned out to be a great big frustration for a number of folks trying to go to the circus this week.
Mt. Lebanon Parents Raise Health Concerns About Synthetic TurfEarth movers are busily clearing away the natural surface of a couple of ball fields in Mount Lebanon's municipal park.