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Study: Teenage girls of pushy moms more successful

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Does she scowl at you every time you ask her to do your homework? Slam the door in your face when you demand that her room gets cleaned? Do you ever wonder if all of the nagging is doing any good? A new study finds that you should stand your ground and… [Read More]
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Teen walks 96-year-old man home, becomes Internet sensation

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A photograph of a teenage supermarket shelf-stocker helping a 96-year-old customer walk home is trending on Facebook today. Christian Trousedale, 18, works at an Aldi market in Horwich, England, and in the photo he’s shown holding the man’s hand. S… [Read More]
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California teens trash and terrorize grocery store

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Last week, a group of teenagers stormed a California grocery store, screaming out profanities and gang slogans while emptying shelves of food items onto the ground. At one point, a teen chugged a bottle of alcohol. At another, one of the young rampagin… [Read More]
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Teen caught posing as ob/gyn at hospital for a month

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Dr. Sebastian Kent was troubled by the young-looking doctor who accompanied him in an examination room at St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Fl., where he was treating a patient. “He presented himself with a patient of our practice and … [Read More]
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Why CNN’s list of ’28 Internet acronyms parents should know’ is weak

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Last week CNN released a clicky list of “28 Internet acronyms every parent should know” that was widely shared across Facebook and Twitter. The collection of shorthand, supposedly used to hide certain dangerous behaviors, is meant to help parent… [Read More]

Study finds teen pregnancy rates plummeting

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Across the country, rates of teen pregnancy, birth and abortion have plummeted, reaching a historic low, according to a new report fom the New York-based Guttmacher Institute. The teen pregnancy rate among 15-to-19-year-olds declined 51 percent, betwe… [Read More]

Study: Today’s teens more stressed than adults

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Maintaining college-worthy grades, making the varsity soccer team, looking cool on Facebook — there’s lots to worry about as a teen in modern-day America. But are thestressors experience by a typical teen equally nerve-racking as those an average a… [Read More]

Victoria’s Secret goes after teen market

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Every year Victoria’s Secret hosts a fashion show to unveil its upcoming line of padded push-up bras that miraculously make breasts look bigger and lacy panties that magically make derrieres look prettier. In the past, the Limited Brands Retailer’s… [Read More]