PARENTS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PARENTS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Prosecutor: Idaho worried about money before releasing FLDS boys http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58351926-78/service-parents-health-welfare.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58351926-78/service-parents-health-welfare.html.csp">Prosecutor: Idaho worried about money before releasing FLDS boys</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-01T01:01:03.352-06:00">Updated Sep 1, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The agency responsible for child protection in Idaho wanted to send eight boys from the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints home with their parents to save the state money, a prosecutor said last week. Ian Service, a deputy Bannock County prosecutor, said he wanted the boys to remain in foster care. The disagreement was so great, Service said, that the Idaho Attorney General’s Office petitioned to join the juvenile court case and represent the Idaho Department of Health...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58351926@www.sltrib.com Mon, 01 Sep 2014 01:01:03 MDT Cepeda: One sleeper of an issue http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58355969-82/sleep-adults-kids-early.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58355969-82/sleep-adults-kids-early.html.csp">Cepeda: One sleeper of an issue</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Esther Cepeda</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-31T01:01:05.136-06:00">Updated Aug 31, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">CHICAGO • Many adults tend to dismiss scientific research about the adolescent mind. Perhaps they came of age during a time when children, especially teens, were expected to behave as little adults. For years the scientific community has made clear that brains of children and young adults into their 20s undergo physical and chemical changes that can result in high-risk behaviors, vulnerability to addiction and mental illness. Still, some adults scoff at the notion that teenagers don’t have ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58355969@www.sltrib.com Sun, 31 Aug 2014 01:01:05 MDT Idaho returns 6 boys to polygamous sect http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58348209-78/jessop-murray-parents-willis.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58348209-78/jessop-murray-parents-willis.html.csp">Idaho returns 6 boys to polygamous sect</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T12:59:11.275-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 12:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pocatello, Idaho • Six boys sent to repent with a follower of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints were reunited with their parents earlier this month after Idaho dismissed their custody cases. State officials had removed the six boys and two others from the home of caretaker Nathan C. Jessop, who is expected to plead guilty to three misdemeanor counts of injury to a child. Five of the six boys who were returned to parents left state custody over the objections of an a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58348209@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:59:11 MDT Poll: Parents uncomfortable with youth football safety http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58347421-77/football-parents-playing-curtin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58347421-77/football-parents-playing-curtin.html.csp">Poll: Parents uncomfortable with youth football safety</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KURT VOIGT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T23:33:26.606-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Parents are worried about their children playing football, but most haven’t decided to keep their kids from putting on a helmet and stepping onto the field. According to an Associated Press-GfK poll, nearly half of parents said they’re not comfortable letting their child play football amid growing uncertainty about the long-term impact of concussions. In the poll, 44 percent of parents weren’t comfortable with their child playing football. The same percentage was uncomfortable with ice hockey, a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583474212014-08-28T23:33:26.606-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-28T23:33:26.606-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58347421@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:33:26 MDT Parents pampering weakens their kids http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58310201-223/sisters-parents-ago-angrier.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58310201-223/sisters-parents-ago-angrier.html.csp">Parents pampering weakens their kids</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T14:33:23.55-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 02:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">While I’m away, readers give the advice. On not raising a bully • So often we hear today about “helicopter” parents who, in the words of the old hymn, try with all their might to keep their little “special” darlings, “safe and secure from all alarm.” Cannot be done and even should not be done. If one is not taught how to fight back or does not learn early on about the slings and arrows of misfortune, then he/she limps into adulthood and soon realizes that his/her parents did no great favors in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58310201@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:33:23 MDT Sweeping lawsuit targets soccer concussions http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58345539-77/soccer-lawsuit-players-ncaa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58345539-77/soccer-lawsuit-players-ncaa.html.csp">Sweeping lawsuit targets soccer concussions</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated PRess</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T23:28:57.321-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • Soccer joined the growing legal debate over head injuries Wednesday after FIFA and some of the sport’s governing bodies in the United States were made the target of a lawsuit seeking new safety rules. A group of soccer parents and players filed the lawsuit in federal court in San Francisco. Lawyers representing the parents and players are asking a judge to grant the lawsuit class-action status on behalf of thousands of current and former soccer players who competed for teams gove...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58345539@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:28:57 MDT Utah cafeteria worker who threw out kids’ lunches resigns http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58335879-78/district-kids-lunches-shirley.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58335879-78/district-kids-lunches-shirley.html.csp">Utah cafeteria worker who threw out kids’ lunches resigns</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By lisa schencker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T09:13:35.808-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 09:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The cafeteria worker who earlier this year threw away dozens of kids’ lunches after their parents failed to pay for the food on time has resigned from Uintah Elementary School. Salt Lake City School District spokesman Jason Olsen confirmed on Monday that the worker, known as Miss Shirley, resigned last week. He said the district did not ask her to leave, and it was her decision. He did not respond to a question about whether it had to do with the lunch incident earlier this year. Attempts to rea...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58335879@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:13:35 MDT No photos: Parents opt to keep babies off Facebook http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58312923-79/says-parents-photos-facebook.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58312923-79/says-parents-photos-facebook.html.csp">No photos: Parents opt to keep babies off Facebook</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BARBARA ORTUTAY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T08:27:05.703-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 08:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Behold the cascade of baby photos, the flood of funny kid anecdotes and the steady stream of school milestones on Facebook. It all makes Sonia Rao, a stay-at-home mother of a 1-year-old in Mountain View, California, “a little uncomfortable.” “I just have a vague discomfort having her photograph out there for anyone to look at,” says Rao. “When you meet a new person and go to their account, you can look them up, look at photos, videos, know that they are traveling.” At a time when just...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583129232014-08-26T08:27:05.703-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T08:27:05.703-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58312923@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:27:05 MDT L.A. Daily News: The Modern Family Act http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58325682-82/family-legal-parents-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58325682-82/family-legal-parents-court.html.csp">L.A. Daily News: The Modern Family Act</a></h4>