(CHICAGO) -- One teenager was killed and two were injured in an apparent targeted shooting in broad daylight a few blocks from their Chicago school, according to police.The three teens were walking Wednesday afternoon when a car pulled up, and several people got out... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A Texas teenager accused of shooting two people at his home, one fatally, allegedly told police that he wanted to "commit a homicide for a long time," according to newly released court documents.The suspect -- 17-year-old Connor Hilton -- was showing... Read More.
(FRIENDSWOOD, Texas) -- A Texas teenager accused of shooting two people at his home, one fatally, allegedly told police that he wanted to "commit a homicide for a long time," according to newly released court documents.The suspect -- 17-year-old Connor Hilton -- was showing... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Ten teens were charged on Monday in a string of carjackings in Washington, D.C., authorities said, amid what law enforcement calls a sharp rise in the crime in the nation's capital.The 10 suspects are believed to be involved in two separate carjacking... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- While there have been warnings about the state of children and teenagers' mental health over the past several years, a new report says another age demographic is suffering even more.Adults ages 18 to 25 are nearly twice as likely as teenagers... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Convinced social media platforms are fueling a mental health crisis among the nation’s youth, public officials in New York announced new legislation Wednesday that would restrict algorithms that target young users."Young New Yorkers are struggling with record levels of anxiety and depression,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Fatal shooting deaths among children and teens continue to climb this year amid a series of recent gun violence incidents involving youths.So far this year, 229 children under the age of 11 and 1,082 teenagers have been killed by gun violence,... Read More.
(COLUMBIA, S.C.) -- The Columbia, South Carolina, community is reeling in the wake of a shooting that killed three teenagers and injured a fourth.A 17-year-old allegedly shot four other teenagers -- ages 14 to 17 -- killing three of them, Richland County Sheriff Leon... Read More.
(AUSTIN, Texas) -- Paqui, an Austin, Texas-based chip company famous for its viral Paqui "One Chip Challenge" product, is working with retailers to pull the tortilla chip from shelves, the company announced on its website.The decision to remove the chip comes after a 14-year-old... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Snapchat announced new safeguards on its app Thursday to protect teens against unwanted contact and malicious online interactions. The measures aim to provide a more appropriate user experience for youth in the 13- to 17-year-old range as more teens use social... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The New York Attorney General’s Office of Special Investigation has launched an inquiry into the death of two teens after an incident with an Onondaga County Sheriff's Office (OCSO) official early Wednesday morning, according to state officials.A sheriff's deputy responded to... Read More.
(KALISPELL, Mont.) -- The day teenage brothers Lander and Badge Busse made history in the fight against climate change, they celebrated by fishing for trout under Montana skies clogged with smoke from wildfires."We've seen in our lives, particularly in the last five or six... Read More.