(NEW YORK) -- The Florida medical board committee on Friday approved a prospective rule that will ban medical or surgical gender affirming care for trans youth under the age of 18. The committee's recommendation will be passed to the board, who will make the official... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- More than 100 immigrant youth and allies rallied in front of Capitol Hill Thursday for a permanent pathway to citizenship for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals recipients, following a federal appeals court's ruling against the program's legality. A Fifth Circuit Court allowed DACA's... Read More.
Maren Morris has long been a vocal supporter of the LGBTQ+ community, and in recent weeks, her support for trans youth has been particularly visible. The singer made headlines following a fiery back-and-forth with Brittany Aldean, wife of superstar Jason Aldean, after Brittany posted an... Read More.
County Executive Dave Somers announced the County’s $1.8 million American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) investment to support youth and family resource hubs. The County invests in eight brick-and-mortar resource hubs, including a mix of certified Family Resource Centers. In 2022, these hubs have helped... Read More.
(LANCASTER, Texas) -- The suspect wanted in connection with the killing of a man at a youth football game near Dallas turned himself in to authorities on Monday, his lawyer told ABC News. Police had identified Yaqub Salik Talib, the brother of former NFL cornerback... Read More.
(LANCASTER, Texas) -- A man was killed during a youth football game in Lancaster, Texas, Saturday night after an argument escalated into a shooting, according to police. Witnesses told Lancaster police that the coaching staff and officials had gotten into a disagreement that became physical,... Read More.
Puget sound's iconic schooner Adventuress and her crew will welcome teens from South Everett’s Casino Road community on Tuesday, August 9 at the Port of Everett to embark on a voyage of four days and three nights... Read More.
On July 9, two youth baseball teams representing Mount Vernon took home the 2022 Northern Washington Cal Ripken State Tournament titles in Ellensburg, Washington. As a... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Facing a growing mental health crisis among America's teens and young adults, U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy says the problem is not something adults can fix alone. Adults need "to make sure that we're hearing from kids so that their stories... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Brooklyn Pride held its first-ever youth-exclusive pride event yesterday. Children and young adults showed up decked out in pride flags of all kinds, many jumping up and down with excitement. Vee Lin, 12, who goes by all pronouns, waved a Progress pride... Read More.
(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) -- In a suburb south of Birmingham, Alabama, in one of the most conservative states in the country, a charter school dedicated to fostering LGBTQ+ youth is going into its second year. Magic City Acceptance Academy, which teaches students in grades six through... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The rate of young people taking their own lives with firearms in the U.S. has increased faster than for any other age group, and the youth suicide rate is at its highest point in more than 20 years, according to a... Read More.