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Manchester attack victims include 8-year-old girl 'loved by everyone'

(MANCHESTER, England) -- The day after a devastating bombing in Manchester killed at least 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert, officials and parents alike are grappling with the news that many of the injured and killed were young adolescents or ch... Read More

Special ed teacher surprises her student with graduation cap and gown, tears ensue

(GRIFFIN, Ga.) -- It was an emotional moment when special education teacher Kimberly Wimbish surprised her student, Jamias Howard, 19, with his graduation cap and gown -- an accomplishment that certainly had its challenges along the way.

&... Read More

Report: Just one alcoholic drink a day increases breast cancer risk

(NEW YORK) -- Drinking as few as one alcoholic beverage a day can increase your breast cancer risk, according to a new report released Tuesday by the American Institute for Cancer Research and the World Cancer Research Fund.

The good news ... Read More

Graduating student inspired to become a nurse after open heart surgery 10 years ago

(BOWIE, Md.) -- One nursing student, who is set to graduate Tuesday, was inspired to choose the selfless profession after her open heart surgery 10 years ago.

That's when Linette Iloh met two nurses who had a profound impact on her life.Read More

Neighborhood holds Halloween party in May for boy with rare condition

(CASTAIC, Calif.) -- A California boy received an early birthday present on Sunday, when his neighborhood celebrated his favorite fall holiday five months early.

Carter Sarkar suffers from Sanfilippo syndrome, a rare metabolism disorder in... Read More

Duchess Kate stars in new video for Children’s Hospice Week

(LONDON) -- Duchess Kate has recorded a new public service announcement to kick off Children's Hospice Week in the U.K., and she got a little help from singer Ed Sheeran.

Sheeran's song, "Lego House," is featured in the new video released ... Read More

Fruit juice for infants is now a strict no-no, say new guidelines

(NEW YORK) -- Fruit juice for children younger than 1 year old is now a no-no, according to new guidelines by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

The academy is also recommending sharply limiting juice consumption by toddlers and older chi... Read More

Teacher's uplifting art project reminds students of their uniqueness

(NEW YORK) -- One art teacher has inspired her entire school to embrace their unique gifts and talents.

Jessica Moyes, who's worked six years at Sharon Elementary School in Newburgh, Indiana, wanted each student leave their mark on the sch... Read More

How to protect your family during tick season

(NEW YORK) -- As temperatures rise and kids and pets across the U.S. return to playing outdoors, they're more likely than ever to come in contact with ticks. And in some cases, experts warn, the dangers could be fatal.

Last week in Oregon... Read More

Hollywood executive's mysterious, almost fatal, illness led to a life-changing hand transplant

(NEW YORK) -- Jonathan Koch was at the top of his game as a successful Hollywood entertainment executive when his life suddenly came to a screeching halt. He became gravely ill and his body was quickly shutting down, but doctors couldn’t figure... Read More

2 teachers dismissed after student with ADHD receives award for 'Most Likely to Not Pay Attention'

(ATLANTA) -- Two Atlanta-area middle school teachers have been dismissed of their duties after an eighth-grader with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder received the "Most Likely to Not Pay Attention" award earlier this week at a school assembly... Read More

Girl with rare disease singing "Overcomer" in viral video meets Grammy winner behind song

(OAKLAND, Calif.) -- Earlier this year, 4-year-old Leah Carroll, a California child who has a rare blood disease, lifted spirits worldwide when her rendition of the song "Overcomer" by Grammy winner Mandisa went viral.

But this week, it wa... Read More

Single father creates a safe haven for children with autism to play together online

(TIMMINS, Ontario) -- A single father quit his job to operate a Minecraft server specifically for children and adults with autism to play the popular multiplayer game with each other, and ended up creating an online community and safe haven on the in... Read More

Single mosquito bite might be enough to transmit multiple viruses, study finds

(NEW YORK) -- Mosquito bites aren't just a nuisance but can be a serious public health threat as seen during the mosquito-borne Zika outbreak that spread through much of the globe last year.

A new study published Friday in the Nature Commu... Read More