WASHINGTON (AP) — Distractions — especially talking with passengers and using cellphones — play a far greater role in car crashes involving teen drivers than has been previously understood, according to compelling new evidence cited…
DANVILLE, Va. (AP) — Police have identified a drug that sickened four teenagers in Pittsylvania County. The Pittsylvania County Sheriff’s Office says a preliminary lab analysis determined the drug is 25I-NBOMe, along with an antibiotic…
Many teens learn the value of a dollar as they age, but a video contest challenges young adults to demonstrate their financial savvy for a cash prize.
A popular clothes line targeting teenage girls is drawing customers and criticism for only selling a single size — small.
Shawn Gangloff, 15, of Olney, who was in the back seat at the time of the crash, has died from his injuries.
The power of exercise has another benefit for teens and tweens: Helping to ward off depression and improve self-esteem.
A study reveals a list of the best states for teen drivers, so parents can take the essential precautions to assure safety for their children.
Parents will have two months to debate four school start time proposals.
A new study finds that obese teen girls perform worse on school standardized exams than girls with a healthy weight.
Police say a sexting case in Prince William County is an example of a growing problem and that parents need to take a greater role in monitoring their children\’s online and mobile activity.
Proposed changes to public school start and end times are getting a lot of attention in Montgomery County, and there\’s still time to share your opinion.
Fairfax County school officials are still weighing their options as they consider delaying start times for high school students.
The American Academy of Pediatrics recommend children who suffer a concussion should take time off of school as well as from the playing field. And local doctors are working with area schools to expand concussion treatment to the classroom.
Teenagers aren\’t as crazy about Facebook as they used to be. So what\’s hot now?
The third-leading cause of death among young people isn\’t disease
or accident — it\’s suicide. And according to the American Foundation for Suicide
Prevention, one happens every 13.7 minutes.