In many states in the East and parts of the Midwest, addiction to opioid painkillers and heroin is helping to drive the crisis in foster care. In other parts of the Midwest and in the West, abuse of methamphetamines is.
By Teresa Wiltz, Stateline
One out of five U.S. children lived in poverty in 2014, unchanged from the previous year despite rising employment, according to the latest available data from the Annie E. Casey Foundation.
By Laura Santhanam
Report Finds Penn State Shares Responsibility in Sandusky Abuse Case…
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