If a marriage doesn’t last, why should alimony? DeSantis can fix this injustice | Opinion
Thirty years ago, at 14, I was a child who made a huge mistake. I married my first boyfriend because I was pregnant with his child. I found myself trapped in an abusive relationship with a man who abused pain medication every day, refused to work and only wanted to live off government assistance. I didn’t believe in any of that and vowed to work myself out of that life.news.yahoo.com
Dany Garcia on managing Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson and building a business empire: Being different is your 'superpower'
Business mogul Dany Garcia gets personal with CNBC Make It about launching her career, building a partnership with Dwayne Johnson after their divorce and advice for her younger self.cnbc.com
Why I’m relying on film photography to preserve memories instead of digital camera rolls and social media
As a child it didn’t take much to convince me to sit down with a family elder and go through photo albums. Looking at the Black and Brown faces of family staring back at me, it felt like history unfolding in front of my very eyes. Now, so many of my memories exist in a digital world. I don’t even use Facebook anymore and yet most of my 20s live there.washingtonpost.com
A Day at the Rodeo: Getting roped into team roping
I’m going to be totally honest: I have never been to a rodeo once in my life. For those that know me, this may be surprising to hear. I come from rural West Texas, in a town of 2,000; how could I have not gone to a rodeo? The 73rd Annual San Antonio would serve...trinitonian.com
Child shot, critically injured after playing with gun found in apartment courtyard, Chief McManus says
An 11-year-old girl is in critical condition after she and another child were playing with a gun that was found in the courtyard of a North Side apartment, according to San Antonio Police Chief William McManus.
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Missing child, 21-year-old woman found safe, San Antonio police say
SAN ANTONIO – Update (8:15 a.m., Oct. 12): Kimberly Rose Mata and her 1-year-old child have been located, according to the San Antonio Police Department. Original (Oct. 9): San Antonio police are asking for the public’s help in finding a missing child and a 21-year-old woman. Family members reported the child and Kimberly Mata missing early Friday morning. The missing child is described as having straight, shoulder-length hair, and she was last seen wearing a white, multi-colored shirt and shorts with hearts, according to police. Anyone with more information is urged to contact the San Antonio Police Department Missing Persons Unit at 210-207-7660.
AMBER ALERT: Police search for abducted 1-month-old child last seen in Wells, Texas
WELLS, Texas – The Wells Police Department is searching for an abducted 1-month-old child who is believed to be in grave or immediate danger. Police say they’re looking for Armaidre Antwan Maquie Argumon. Police say he was last seen wearing a diaper at 8:30 a.m. in the 500 block of Old Forest Road in Wells, Texas. Update: We have the truck and we are questioning the last known person to be with the child. We have not located the... Posted by Wells Police Department on Friday, September 18, 2020Officials are also looking for a green Ford Ranger in connection with the abduction.
BCSO: Neighbor threw beer can at child, cursed at him while he was playing basketball
Adam Bazan has been charged with bodily injury to a child, a third-degree felony, following the incident on July 8, booking records show. According to an arrest affidavit, Bazan began harassing the child as he was playing basketball with his friends outside his Far West Side home. Bazan was behind the fence of his house and started to curse at the group of friends, the affidavit states. He became angry and threw the beer can across the street, striking the child, investigators say. Bazans bond was set at $7,500, online booking records show.
23-month-old child killed when attacked by dog in Texas
QUINLAN, Texas Authorities say a toddler was killed when attacked by a dog in North Texas. The 23-month-old child left an enclosed yard on Monday unnoticed by family members and walked a short distance along a gravel road before being attacked by the dog, or a pit bull or pit bull mix, said Hunt County Sheriffs Sgt. The child died at a hospital in after being found in the road by deputies responding to reports of a dog attack near Quinlan, about 40 miles (64 kilometers) northeast of Dallas, Haines said. The dog is being held at an animal control shelter. No arrests have been made or charges filed pending completion of an investigation.
Help your child get immediate medical attention: Call-A-Nurse hotline is available 24/7
“Hospital emergency rooms, including our pediatric ER, are open and still a safe and clean space for your child to receive treatment,” said a representative for the hospital. Use Methodist Children’s Hospital’s Call-A-Nurse under these circumstances:Your child is ill or injured. You are considering taking your child to the emergency room and their issue is non-life-threatening. If you need instruction for taking care of the issue at home. Nurses representing Methodist Children’s Hospital are standing by 24/7 to personally assist you with medical advice concerning your child when they are sick.
Tips for juggling work, motherhood
Juggling motherhood with a job can be a very difficult task. Also try to get yourself prepared the night before by pre-selecting your outfit and getting all of your work materials together. Try not to feel guilty: Many moms feel guilty about going to work and leaving their child during the day. Keep your mind focused: When you're at work try to focus on work issues and not let your mind wander into childcare issues. And when you're at home, try to stay focused on your child and not on your work.