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U.S. tells diplomats’ families to leave Ukraine, weighs troop options

Reuters
US says families of American diplomats must leave Ukraine President Joe Biden mulling additional troops for region UK says Moscow wants to put pro-Russian leader in Ukraine WASHINGTON/LONDON, Jan 23 (Reuters) – The U.S. State Department announced Sunday it was ordering diplomats’ family members to leave Ukraine, as U.S. President......

MH17: Families’ quest for hope years after Ukraine air disaster

BBC
“I cried, and I yelled. And I really, really felt it,” said Robbert van Heijningen, who found out about the disaster, which killed several of his loved ones, while on a camping holiday in France. His immediate response was to travel to Russia: “to fight the ones who are responsible......

Schools are open despite omicron. That’s good for kids and families.

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here USA TODAY Despite omicron pushing COVID-19 case counts to three times last winter’s peak, there is good news about the nation’s schools.  News stories about Chicago’s schools closing were reported across the nation after a teachers union vote against returning in-person last week. (Students returned......

Amid rising prices, American families fall deeper in debt

CNBC Real Estate
Higher prices are already taking a toll. As consumers pay more for everything from groceries to gasoline, household income is failing to keep pace with a higher overall cost of living, according to recent reports. Over the past two years, median income fell 3% while the cost of living rose......

START Announces the Screen Sanity Summit to Promote Digital Health for Families

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 KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jan. 11, 2022 – — After a year of media exposés about social media companies and subsequent Senate committee hearings, families and communities are ushering in 2022 more aware than ever of the potential negative impacts of social media and the mounting pressure it places on......

36 million families face January without a Child Tax Credit check: “There will be times I won’t eat”

CBS News
CBS News – For more and to sign up click here For the last six months, 36 million families received a monthly check from the IRS through the expanded Child Tax Credit — a cash infusion that helped pay for groceries, buy school uniforms and ease the costs of raising......

Families fight for accountability after generations were exposed to toxic water in North Carolina

CBS News
CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Families fight for accountability after generations were exposed to toxic water in North Carolina – CBS News Watch CBSN Live The Department of Veterans Affairs will cover medical expenses for some military families sickened by toxic water at a......

Families of 4 fishermen who died when their boat mysteriously sank off Massachusetts get nearly $1 million

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here A judge has awarded nearly $1 million in damages to the families of four fishermen who died when their boat mysteriously sank off Massachusetts in 2020. The 82-foot Portland, Maine-based Emmy Rose went down early November 23, 2020, as......

Still struggling financially? Here’s what pandemic aid remains available to families

CNBC Real Estate
FG Trade | E+ | Getty Images Even as the coronavirus continues to upend American life, most pandemic-era relief measures have dried up by now. The recent shelving of the Build Back Better Act, the massive spending bill with a number of provisions to lift up middle-class families, means the......

Families who got the child tax credit last year need to watch for this letter from the IRS

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Tetra Images | Tetra images | Getty Images Filing 2021 taxes will look slightly different for families who received the enhanced child tax credit last year. That’s because the monthly payments that were sent to millions of families with eligible......

CBS viewers aid military families facing hunger

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here CBS viewers aid military families facing hunger – CBS News Watch CBSN Live After airing multiple reports detailing the hunger crisis facing many military families, the Pentagon and “CBS Evening News” viewers lept into action. Donations poured in, helping......

Fanatics owner Michael Rubin put his $18 billion empire aside to focus on families affected by unfair justice system

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Michael Rubin joined rapper Lil Baby in a scrimmage game that featured the children who attended REFORM Alliance night. Photo: Shareif Ziyadat and Studio 76 Throughout 2021, Fanatics chairman Michael Rubin spent his time bringing his company to an $18......

Laws Shield Hospitals From Families Who Believe Loved Ones Contracted Covid as Patients

KHN
Lauren Weber and Christina Jewett After Amanda Wilson lost her son, Braden, 15, to covid-19 in early 2021, she tried to honor his memory. She put up a lending library box in his name. She plans to give the money she saved for his college education to other teens who......

Born with nothing, ‘Kid Santa’ gives his all for families in need

Detriot News
Detroit News – For more and to sign up click here Dearborn — Sometimes Santa Claus doesn’t come with a white beard and red suit but as a 20-year-old emergency medical technician and firefighter from Dearborn Heights. That’s Kenneth Isaacson, aka “Kid Santa.” He was born in Russia, abandoned as a baby, adopted......

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