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Terry Ramon, right, talks with a young homeless woman in Indio.
Among the questions we sought to answer: How can people help those who are homeless in the Coachella Valley? How is money being spent on homeless services in the Coachella Valley? Why did Roy’s Desert Resource Center close in Palm Springs?
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Forbes is seeking a senior reporter/editor to lead their business of healthcare coverage.
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The detection of elevated lead levels at Target Masters West prompted Santa Clara County to temporarily close.
An investigation revealed that lead from the gun range contaminated the inside of the gymnastics center. The county health department closed the youth facility Friday until further notice. And the process of figuring out if vulnerable children have been poisoned from lead exposure is underway.
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Alicia Kachmar takes a puff from her cigarette outside of Coal Miners Bar & Grill. (Photo: Rick Kintze/The Morning Call)
When is OK to offer a desperate source a ride, or a bottle of Tylenol? Knowing when to intervene is hard.
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Tears flow as Adria Trader talks about how she lost her kids to the child welfare system.
Do Indiana parents now really mistreat their kids more than their counterparts just about everywhere else? Many experts say no.
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Kateri Whiteside embraces her daughter Nai'Yana Henderson at their apartment in Des Moines, Washington.
Kateri Whiteside looked at the pictures of her six kids on the wall: boys and girls, from toddlers to adults. She hasn't seen some of them for years.
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Lori Proland speaks Friday at the Forum on Child Abuse and Neglect at Indiana University Northwest.
What if the United States treated child abuse and neglect as if they were deadly diseases?
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The White River Regional Juvenile Detention Center in Batesville is shown in this file photo.
The White River Regional Juvenile Detention Center will stop incarcerating kids by this summer.
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A 5-year-old's long wait for care is emblematic of a much larger problem — too few mental health providers for low-income kids on public coverage.
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Students listen to a lecture in March at Sarah Scott Middle School in Terre Haute. The city is the county seat of Vigo County.
Vigo County had the highest rate of child neglect investigations in the state in 2017 — 238 for every 1,000 kids, a Times analysis of child welfare data found.
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Finding people who are willing to talk about their STDs publicly can be a tall order for journalists. But these ideas and tips will help you tackle the reporting challenge — and remind you why you should.
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