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  • Worker saves child standing on window ledge of Hougang HDB flat

    01/04/2021 1:35:06 AM PST · by nickcarraway · 1 replies ^ | JANUARY 03, 2021 | Anna Tan
    Residents near a Hougang HDB block (Singapore) witnessed a nerve-wracking sight — a child standing on the window ledge of a flat — on Sunday (Jan 3) morning. Fortunately, the child was later rescued by a worker in a boom lift. In a video clip circulating on social media, the child is seen standing on the ledge outside a flat on the third floor, with both hands grabbing onto the laundry poles above them. A worker approaches the child slowly in the crane, and then carries them off the ledge and onto the boom lift. The Singapore Civil Defence Force...
  • ‘We’re Not Child Abusers,’ Our 9- And 11-Year-Old Kids Are Just Having Fun Being Drag Queens

    11/14/2020 10:37:33 AM PST · by mkleesma · 17 replies
    CBC - Parents ^ | may14, 2019 (Reposted at site today) | KEVIN NAULLS
    Kids play dress-up. Boys and girls might slip into their mother's heels, and laugh as they try to awkwardly walk a few steps. They also might sneak into their mother's makeup and put lipstick all over their faces. The act of playing dress-up is so normal — many people probably have some story, whether it's pulling on your grandfather's old suit or throwing on a sparkly dress because it made you feel amazing, or maybe just made you laugh. And that's what the parents of nine-year-olds Queen Lactatia and Laddy Gaga, and 11-year-olds Bracken and Suzan Bee Anthony, say their...
  • Apple caught in another child labour scandal

    11/10/2020 5:11:22 AM PST · by Libloather · 19 replies
    Fudzilla ^ | 11/10/20 | Nick Farrell
    Fruity cargo cult Apple has been hit by another child labour scandal, this time involving its Pegatron supplier. The Financial Times discovered that Pegatron used thousands of student interns working overtime to assemble iPhones in breach of Chinese law. The Tame Apple Press has been doing its best to make Apple appear the good guy in the scandal saying that Jobs’ Mob had “reprimanded” Pegatron. After being contacted by the FT, Apple said it had stopped giving "new business" to Pegatron, its second-largest iPhone assembler after Foxconn. Strangely though, Pegatron does not appear to have received the memo and workers...
  • Netflix CEO Defends Child Pornography Film ‘Cuties’ As A ‘Coming-Of-Age’ Story

    10/14/2020 10:55:19 AM PDT · by george76 · 25 replies
    The Federalist ^ | OCTOBER 14, 2020 | Evita Duffy
    Appearing at Monday’s virtual Mipcom marketing event, Netflix Chief Executive Ted Sarandos defended the child pornography film “Cuties” his company recently released, to massive backlash. The film has been charged with exploiting 11-year old girls, who are featured in highly sexual and suggestive scenes that include twerking, inappropriate clothing, and even nudity. State and federal officials have labeled the hyper-sexualization of young girls in the film criminal. It’s a little surprising in 2020 America that we’re having a discussion about censoring storytelling,” ... Sarandos claimed the film is simply “misunderstood” and if you just watch it, the movie “speaks for...
  • Child porn "Cuties"

    09/12/2020 9:27:45 AM PDT · by kingtom · 100 replies
    Whatfinger News ^ | 09-12-2020 | kingtom
    Netflix, you are now complicit.
  • 8 kids rescued across US after North Carolina cop infiltrates child porn chat group

    09/04/2020 1:13:59 AM PDT · by Libloather · 17 replies
    News Observer ^ | 9/03/20 | Hayley Fowler
    Two years ago, a detective in North Carolina gained access to a chat group on the messenger app Kik where strangers were exchanging child pornography, according to court filings. The discovery and subsequent investigation reportedly saved eight children from sexually abusive situations. Now the first person police brought down in the investigation has been sentenced to prison. **SNIP** “Many of the offenders had taken significant steps to mask their identities,” prosecutors said in Wednesday’s news release. “The investigative team engaged these offenders online and tricked them into revealing personal identifying information.” At least 38 leads were sent to other law...
  • Viral Video Shows 4-Year-Old Boy Hit Hole-in-One Like a Golf Pro

    08/28/2020 3:01:51 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 35 replies
    KPTV ^ | Aug 25, 2020
    A 4-year-old boy amazed his father when he nailed a hole-in-one at a golf course in Wheeling, West Virginia. Mario Figaretti and his son, Rocco, were at Oglebay’s Par 3 course when the young boy made the impressive shot. After Rocco hit the ball, it landed just short of the green and rolled directly into the hole. "Rocco, you just hit a hole-in-one!" the dad said. Figaretti said his son started practicing at age 3, and it's been fun watching his skills develop. "He practices all the time in the yard," he wrote on Facebook. "To say I’m proud would...
  • Police make 2nd arrest in theft of MAGA hat outside of Democratic Convention in Wilmington

    08/23/2020 7:53:10 AM PDT · by libstripper · 17 replies
    WDEL AM FM (Delaware) ^ | Aug. 22, 2020 | WDEL Staff
    Wilmington Police have arrested a 21-year-old woman they said assisted in the theft of a 7-year-old child's MAGA hat outside the Democratic National Convention in Wilmington. Police arrested Camryn Amy on August 22, 2020, a day after Olivia M. Winslow was arrested and charged in connection to the same incident, which occurred in the 600 block of Justison Street and went viral after a video of the exchange was posted on social media. Video circulated on social media by Students for Trump shows two women, alleged by authorities to be Amy and Winslow, tearing up Trump signs and stealing a...
  • Baby Jessica' Rescue News Coverage | 1987

    08/16/2020 3:26:44 PM PDT · by Shark24 · 21 replies
    Eyewitness News ABC7NY ^ | 1987 | Eyewitness news NY
    Her name was Jessica McClure, but she will be forever remembered in America's hearts as "Baby Jessica." She was just 18 months old when she fell into the 8-inch well in her aunt's backyard. For more than two tense days, millions held their collective breath as what happened next became the focus of every media outlet in the country, with Americans watching and waiting to see if the toddler could be saved in time.
  • A White Five-Year-Old Boy Was Executed Outside His Home. It’s Not a Shock Why the Liberal Media is Ignoring It.

    08/13/2020 7:26:03 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 53 replies
    Townhall ^ | 08/13/2020 | Matt Vespa
    Source: Mugshot of Darius Nathaniel Sessoms via Wilson Police Department We have a brutal crime in North Carolina, and if the races of those involved were reversed, this would be a national story. Instead, the victim is white. A five-year-old was shot in the head by a 25-year-old black man in front of his siblings as they played outside of their father’s house in Wilson, North Carolina. We don’t know a motive, other than pure evil (via WSOCTV): A 25-year-old man accused of shooting his 5-year-old neighbor in the head at point blank range in Wilson, North Carolina on Sunday...
  • 5-year-old North Carolina boy allegedly shot dead by neighbor

    08/11/2020 7:34:01 PM PDT · by VeniVidiVici · 33 replies
    New York Post ^ | 08-11-2020 | Natalie Musumeci
    Little White boy killed boy wacko black guy. Thank you Democrats for whipping up emotion for people to kill.
  • Our 9-year-old child Ryder is transgender — but parenting isn't about labels

    08/06/2020 5:01:51 PM PDT · by mkleesma · 132 replies
    CBC "News" ^ | 8/3/2020 | Ann Bruinn
    We knew from the very beginning that our child didn't fit the mould. Ryder preferred dresses and pink sparkly clothing from the moment he could crawl to the cupboard and pull out his own clothes. They belonged to his sister but he wanted to wear them and so he did. His sister wasn't impressed at first but as long as they weren't her favourite outfits, she soon adjusted. At three, he wanted to grow his hair out. He went to preschool with dresses and pigtails. When the other kids were confused, Ryder just shrugged. He didn't feel the need to...
  • Child hospitalizations from Covid-19 surge 23% in Florida as schools statewide must reopen

    07/27/2020 8:24:31 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 81 replies
    cnn ^ | 07/27/2020 | Rosa Flores, Sara Weisfeldt and Holly Yan
    Just weeks before schools must open across Florida, the numbers of new cases and hospitalizations due to Covid-19 have surged. On July 16, the state had a total of 23,170 children ages 17 and under who had tested positive since the beginning of the pandemic, according to the Florida Department of Health. By Friday, that number jumped to 31,150. That's a 34% increase in new cases among children in eight days. And more children in Florida are requiring hospitalization. As of July 16, 246 children had been hospitalized with coronavirus. By July 24, that number had jumped to 303.
  • Man faces attempted murder charge after child, 7, is found ‘lying unconscious in the street’ in Desert Hot Springs [CA]

    07/21/2020 10:58:19 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 5 replies
    KESQ ^ | 07/20/2020
    The child, identified by loved ones as Gavin, was "found lying unconscious in the street" on Vista Del Valle just after 7:00 Saturday evening, police told News Channel 3. The child was rushed to Desert Regional Medical Center with a "critical closed head injury." From there, he was airlifted to Loma Linda Medical Center. Investigators identified a "person of interest" as Daniel Poulsen, 32. He was located with assistance from Riverside Sheriff’s Department and California Highway Patrol and arrested at 1:34 a.m. Sunday morning. Poulsen is now in jail and facing a charge of attempted murder. Jail records indicate the...
  • Natalia Wallace, 7-Year-Old Fatally Shot July 4th, Was ‘Sweet, Shy, Loving, And Good At Math,’ Family Says

    07/06/2020 7:16:08 AM PDT · by MarvinStinson · 31 replies
    cbs ^ | July 5, 2020 | Marissa Parra
    Natalia Wallace, 7, was shot in the head in South Austin, a Chicago neighborhood, around 7 p.m., according to the Chicago Tribune.Natalia, known to her family as Natalie, had just finished the first grade at Crown Community Academy of Fine Arts Center. “Natalia was a very quiet and sweet little girl,” her school, Crown Community Academy of Fine Arts, said in a statement. “She completed every assignment during class, got along with all of her peers, and colored the most precious pictures ever given to me. Natalia never hesitated to ask for clarity when needed. Sometimes, her quiet spirit gave...
  • The Big Reason You May Not Get a Stimulus Check (child support)

    05/01/2020 2:03:17 AM PDT · by Libloather · 12 replies
    Stl Today ^ | 4/29/20 | Maurie Backman
    **SNIP** Normally, when you're behind on certain debts or obligations, like back taxes or federal student loan payments, you risk having your tax refund garnished. Under the CARES Act, you won't lose your stimulus payment for those same reasons -- but overdue child support is the one exception. If you're behind on child support, your relief check could be partially garnished or garnished in full, depending on the amount you owe. Here's even more bad news: If you file a joint tax return with your spouse, and your spouse is behind on child support, your entire stimulus payment could be...
  • Police bust 'horrific' child sex abuse ring spread across five states

    04/20/2020 1:17:07 PM PDT · by barnicus · 40 replies
    The Australian ^ | 4/20/2020 | Simon Benson
    "A global child exploitation sting triggered by a US Department of Homeland Security investigation has rescued four Australian children as young as two months old who were used to produce and exchange child rape videos and images through online pedophile networks around the world."
  • Department of Justice, Homeland Security and International Partners Announce Launch of Voluntary Principles to Counter Online Child Sexual Exploitation and Abuse

    03/05/2020 4:53:47 PM PST · by ransomnote · 1 replies ^ | March 5, 2020 | DOJ
    The Justice Department and Homeland Security, along with government counterparts from Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom, announced today the publication of Voluntary Principles to Counter Online Child Sexual Exploitation and Abuse.  Developed in consultation with several leading technology companies, the 11 voluntary principles outline measures that companies in the technology industry can choose to implement to protect the children who use their platforms from sexual abuse online and to make their platforms more difficult for child sex offenders to exploit.“Today marks a historic event,” said U.S. Attorney General William P. Barr. “For the first time, the...
  • Judge OKs Hunter Biden child support (new contempt date - March 1)

    01/29/2020 7:02:42 PM PST · by Libloather · 10 replies
    The Independence County circuit judge overseeing a paternity lawsuit involving Hunter Biden and an Arkansas woman on Monday accepted a temporary agreement on child support. Court documents show Biden has agreed to pay monthly support starting in February. He also will pay by March 1 retroactive support back to Nov. 1, 2018, and for plaintiff Lunden Alexis Roberts' legal fees. The amounts he will pay for each of these were redacted in online court documents. **SNIP** Monday's agreement does not dismiss the contempt motions, according to court documents. They will be dismissed if Biden provides all the documents the court...
  • Hunter Biden renting $12,000-per-month Hollywood home while defying child support suit

    01/22/2020 6:02:55 PM PST · by Libloather · 49 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 1/22/20 | Alana Goodman
    Hunter Biden is defying a court order to disclose his financial information as part of a child support fight while renting a $3.8 million designer home in Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles, for $12,000 per month. Biden and his new wife, Melissa Cohen, are getting use of a stunning, midcentury modern home for the price. The house’s owner, Shane Khoh, revealed the arrangement to the Washington Examiner on Wednesday. Khoh, a real estate investor, said he had no prior relationship with Biden or Cohen before they moved into the home last summer. “I don’t know them at all. I put it...