One of the dangerous -- but inevitable -- consequences of the present administration's decision to crack down on undocumented immigrants is that many now are afraid to call 911 for medical or police emergencies. They fear that by drawing attention to themselves, their status could get them deported.
Many people are surprised to learn that nearly half -- 49 percent -- of the perpetrators of child abductions in the United States are family members. Of that total, 43 percent are parental abductions.
Have you come to the conclusion that a divorce is the only way to improve your life?
When parents are estranged from their adult children and/or those children's spouses, they can generally be prevented from spending time with their grandchildren if the kids' parents choose not to give them access.
If you are a parent who is contemplating or who is in the throes of divorce, you might be wondering what to tell the kids and when.