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Do Kids Really Need To Clean Their Plate?

(CBS Charlotte) — Growing up, you probably heard your parents tell you that you couldn’t leave the table or have dessert until you “clean your plate.” And now, over 35 percent of adults in the […]

CBS Charlotte–05/01/2013

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Trial To Begin For Woman Who Killed Newborn Twins

Jury selection is under way in Gallatin for the murder trial of a Hendersonville woman charged with smothering her newborn twin boys.


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South Carolina Bill Would Ban Kids Buying Electronic Cigarettes

A House panel has advanced a bill designed to keep electronic cigarettes out of juvenile’s hands.


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North Carolina School Board Considers Opposing Paddling Kids

North Carolina’s state school board is considering a stand against using physical pain to enforce discipline even as the number of children paddled in public schools falls fast.


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Jukebox Jury: Do Kids Need Their Own Music?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: If you’ve ever seen a newborn in a onesie emblazoned with a […]


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Another Child Bitten At Home Where Infant Died

Berkeley County sheriff’s deputies are investigating after the Department of Social Services says a child has been bitten in the home of a family that lost an infant to a dog mauling last year.

CBS Charlotte–01/09/2013

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How To Help Your Child Cope After A Tragedy

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (CBS Charlotte) — This past Friday, many Americans tuned into news stations all across the country, watching in terror as the devastation of yet another school shooting unfolded. While adults watched in shock, […]

CBS Charlotte–12/17/2012

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South Carolina Man Gets 30 Years For Molesting Children

A Liberty man has been sentenced to nearly 30 years in prison after a jury found him guilty of molesting three young children.


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Doctors Ask Parents To Keep A Smoke-Free Car

A new study in the journal Pediatrics focuses on parents not smoking in cars.

CBS Charlotte–11/27/2012

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Two Children Hit By Truck While Waiting For Bus

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating an accident in Anderson in which two children were hit by a truck at a bus stop.