Kids Safety

Keep your kids safe with these great tips for childproofing your home, preparing your kid for weather emergencies, and more. Plus: Why the internet can be a dangerous place for your kid.

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Texas Girl's Abduction Inspired the Lifesaving 'Amber Alert,' but 26 Years Later Her Own Case Remains Unsolved
On this day in 1996, 9-year-old Amber Hagerman was snatched off her pink bicycle in Arlington, Texas, and forced into a black pick-up truck. Her body was found four days later near a stream.
The Gruesome Murders of 2 Teen Hitchhikers Shocked an Oregon Community—43 Years Later, Police Close the Case
Kirk Leonard Wiseman, 19, and Cynthia Lynn Frayer, 17, were shot multiple times in the head with a small caliber firearm.
'It's a Miracle': Pet Dog Leads New Hampshire Police to Owner Thrown From Truck in I-89 Crash
Tinsley, a 1-year-old Shiloh Shepherd, led a state trooper and a group of New Hampshire police officers to a severe car wreck involving her owner, helping to save the man's life.
1995 Cold Case Murder of a 14-Year-Old Atlanta Girl Solved After More Than 25 Years
On Tuesday, authorities announced that they had identified a suspect in the 1995 rape and murder of Nacole Smith, who was attacked on her way to school.

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'Nobody Knows How Long' People Will Be Stranded on I-95 in Virginia, Says Driver: 'This Is Scary'
Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine and NBC News correspondent Josh Lederman were among the drivers who were stranded overnight on Interstate 95 in Virginia after a snowstorm caused extreme delays.
Parents Share Codes Their Kids Text When They Want Help Out of Troubling Situations
After a mom shared on Reddit that her child uses the hot dog emoji to let her know they're in need of help, other parents chimed in with their experiences and applause.