- NY Sen. Gillibrand pushes lower childcare costs Updated: Mar-09-14 8:22 am
- Neb. bill could help parents using child care aid Updated: Mar-08-14 9:32 am
- Child sex abuse suspect dies at Boston hospital Updated: Mar-07-14 10:35 pm
- Benefit set for family of toddler who died in fire Updated: Mar-07-14 6:44 am
- Vt. Senate endorses child care unionization bill Updated: Feb-28-14 5:08 pm
- Lawmakers debate more oversight for home daycares Updated: Feb-16-14 9:58 am
- House OKs bill to boost kindergarten readiness Updated: Feb-14-14 7:16 pm
- Day-care ordered closed after suspected overdoses Updated: Feb-14-14 3:59 pm
- Nanny sentenced for DUII with child passengers Updated: Feb-13-14 6:43 pm
NEW YORK - U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (KEER'-stehn JIHL'-uh-brand) wants to lessen the financial load of childcare, which she says is unaffordable.
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska parents could soon have the ability to take a pay raise and keep their child care subsidy.
BOSTON - A man charged with sexually abusing 13 children through his wife's unlicensed child care business died at a hospital Friday night after an apparent suicide attempt in jail several hours earlier, his lawyer said.
SULLIVAN, Indiana - Southwestern Indiana residents saddened by a toddler's death this week in a day care center fire are planning a fundraiser to help her family with funeral expenses.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - The Vermont Senate on Friday passed and sent to the House a bill that would allow child care workers in the state to unionize to negotiate rates and working conditions with the state.
DES MOINES, Iowa - Daycare oversight in Iowa is under review at the Capitol, as lawmakers in the state House ponder legislation that would expand reporting requirements for in-home child care providers.
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - The Kentucky House passed a bill Friday that's part of an effort to improve kindergarten readiness by expanding training for preschool staffs and broadening use of a rating system to critique day cares and preschools.
INDIANAPOLIS - Authorities have ordered the closure of an unlicensed Indianapolis day care center and arrested its operator after four children were hospitalized for suspected drug overdoses.
PORTLAND, Oregon - A nanny whose blood alcohol level was more than four times the legal limit when she picked four children up from school - then crashed into a Northeast Portland cyclist moments later - has been sentenced to two days in jail and three years of supervision.