The Daily Talker
The family of a 13-year-old girl who was declared brain-dead after having surgery to remove her tonsils will go to court to prevent a hospital from taking her off life support.
The mother of Jahi McMath wants Children’s Hospital in Oakland, California to keep the girl alive until after Christmas, but she said hospital officials were not receptive to their request. “I don’t want to have my Christmas every year remind me of her being taken off a ventilator,” said the mother.
Time is running out. You have less than 2 weeks to get your Christmas shopping done. Holiday shoppers are picking up the pace, giving a boost to the economy just in time for the holidays. […]
Every child going to preschool or day care in New York City will soon be required to get the flu vaccine. Supporters say the vaccine can save lives and keep kids from getting sick. But opponents say parents should decide what’s best for their children.
It’s called the Newborn-to-Toddler Apptivity Seat for iPads. It comes with an attachment where parents can insert an iPad. Your baby can lay in it and look at the iPad for hours. But, is this really a good idea?
Two teachers were fired from Lawrence Catholic Academy after the school found out they were having a baby. Why exactly were the teachers fired? They’re not married.
Rob Gronkowski’s season with the Patriots could be over. The tight end had to be driven off the field last night after being hit by Cleveland Browns safety T.J. Ward. Gronk likely tore a ligament in his right knee.
Starting today, the convenience of online shopping will come with a higher cost. Massachusetts will now apply a 6.25% sales tax to all purchases made from Amazon.
It’s a ritual designed to promote sportsmanship. Shaking hands with the opposite team after a game. In Kentucky, high school teams can no longer do that.
The high school athletic association claims there have been too many fights and confrontations.
Beacon Hill lawmakers are debating a bill that would punish police officers for using profanity on the job. Should cops be fired for swearing at the public?
The U-Mass football coach is under fire after video from winter training surfaced. A group of alumni has started a petition to remove him from the team. After watching the video, does the training go too far?