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Boy 'glad' he spoke out after hearing racial slurs at Pennsylvania swim club updated: Sun Aug 19 2012 10:12:00

Tears streamed down 12-year-old Marcus Allen's face in 2009, as he recalled how members of a private suburban Philadelphia swim club had hurled racial slurs and worried aloud if he and other mostly minority day campers might steal from them.

Pa. swim club -- accused of racial discrimination -- agrees to settlementupdated: Fri Aug 17 2012 10:03:00

A now defunct suburban Philadelphia swim club has agreed to a settlement more than three years after being accused of racism and discrimination for denying children from a largely minority day-care center access to their facility, the U.S. Justice Department said.

Sharon Stone sued by former nannyupdated: Thu May 24 2012 09:12:00

Sharon Stone's former nanny filed a lawsuit Wednesday accusing the actress of violating labor laws and making derogatory comments about her ethnicity.

CNNMoney: The rising cost of raising a childupdated: Wed Sep 21 2011 14:20:00

Forget designer strollers and organic baby formula, just providing a child with the basics has become more than most parents can afford.

Working moms' tense relationship with nanniesupdated: Wed Aug 17 2011 09:19:00

It all started with a bowl of spaghetti.

Balancing books and babiesupdated: Tue Jul 19 2011 07:58:00

If Sherita Rooney only had to worry about writing papers and acing exams, her college life would be a breeze.

Owner of Texas day care, site of fatal fire, now among 'most wanted'updated: Sat Mar 05 2011 17:19:00

A Houston day care owner is among the U.S. Marshals Service's "most wanted," more than a week after authorities say she carelessly started a fire that killed four children and then fled.

Houston fire chief says he trusted day care operator who fledupdated: Thu Mar 03 2011 08:56:00

Houston's fire chief said Wednesday the department trusted a day care center operator who allegedly told authorities she would talk about a fatal fire but instead fled the area.

CNNMoney: Stealth signs of a stronger job marketupdated: Thu Feb 17 2011 11:39:00

What do higher mileage on leased cars, more crowded day care centers and fewer disability claims all have in common?

Obama announces broad new support for military familiesupdated: Mon Jan 24 2011 12:35:00

President Barack Obama on Monday announced a governmentwide series of 50 programs and proposals to increase support for U.S. military families.

How to find a good place to board your petupdated: Tue Jan 18 2011 08:52:00

I asked a friend to keep my dog, Lulu, while I took a business trip to Florida a few years ago.

Day care babies: More infections now, fewer laterupdated: Mon Dec 06 2010 16:35:00

Nicole Longaro felt like she was at the pediatrician every other day when her now 3-year-old daughter, Alyssa, first started day care. Alyssa was 4 months old, and Longaro had to return to her job as a human resources manager for a large commercial bank.

CNNMoney: Lifelines for the poor are disappearingupdated: Thu Nov 04 2010 10:49:00

With more people than ever living in poverty, the government's unprecedented effort to strengthen the safety net for needy Americans is running out.

Government nears new standards for cribs, ban on drop-side cribsupdated: Thu Jul 15 2010 07:49:00

In an effort to make children safer while they sleep, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission voted unanimously Wednesday in favor of new proposed mandatory standards for cribs.

Day care centers turn on TV for toddlers, study findsupdated: Sat Nov 28 2009 16:09:00

Think your children are getting hours of playtime, story readings and stimulating lessons at day care? Maybe they are, but they could also be spending a chunk of their day watching TV or DVDs.

Discipline mistakes that make your life harderupdated: Mon Nov 02 2009 14:21:00

You know the drill: You give your child an ultimatum -- "Get dressed or we're staying home!" -- and naturally she says, "Okay, we'll stay home!" Might as well plant a big "L" on your forehead.

Commission penalizes swim club in Pennsylvania racism complaintupdated: Wed Sep 23 2009 13:05:00

A state commission issued a finding of probable cause that racism was involved in the decision by a suburban Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, swim club to revoke privileges of a largely minority day care center.

Paid to procreateupdated: Fri Sep 04 2009 07:58:00

Japan's election may result in thousands of dollars in cash payouts to parents. CNN's Kyung Lah reports.

Plan would pay Japanese families to have kidsupdated: Fri Sep 04 2009 07:58:00

Yoshiko Sato would love to give her only son a brother or a sister. But money struggles and Japan's cost of living have pushed the mother to wait.

Cut your family's bills with these easy waysupdated: Tue Sep 01 2009 10:22:00

The McDermotts are trying to insulate their family from an uncertain economy as much as possible -- the only difference between them and most of us is in a few months their family will nearly double in size.

Tyler Perry sending rebuffed day-care kids to Disney Worldupdated: Tue Jul 21 2009 14:37:00

Tyler Perry, the star, writer and producer of films such as "Madea Goes to Jail" and the television show "House of Payne," could be adding philanthropist to his growing list of credits. Tyler Perry Sends Snubbed Kids to Disney Worldupdated: Tue Jul 21 2009 12:16:00

Turned away from a Philly swim club, minority children head to the Florida park

Day care center to sue swim club over civil rightsupdated: Wed Jul 15 2009 09:35:00

A Pennsylvania day care center is pursuing a federal civil rights lawsuit against a swim club that canceled the center's membership, the day care director and attorney told CNN's "American Morning" on Wednesday.

Swim club rejects minority kidsupdated: Wed Jul 15 2009 09:35:00

Members of a swim club allegedly made racist comments about kids from a day care center. CNN's Susan Candiotti reports.

Day care rejects invitation to return to poolupdated: Tue Jul 14 2009 07:38:00

A largely minority day care center Monday refused an offer to return to a swim club in suburban Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, amid allegations of racism.

Swim club offers olive branch after racism allegationsupdated: Sun Jul 12 2009 19:31:00

A suburban Philadelphia swim club has invited children from a largely minority day-care center to come back after a June reversal that fueled allegations of racism against the club, a spokeswoman said Sunday.

Pool says 'No Racism'updated: Sat Jul 11 2009 20:28:00

Susan Candiotti speaks to the Valley Club President on the racism controversy at their Huntington Valley, PA, pool.

Swim club president denies racism in pool controversyupdated: Sat Jul 11 2009 20:28:00

The president of The Valley Swim Club on Friday strongly denied charges of racism after his club canceled the swimming privileges of a nearby day care center whose children are predominantly African-American.

Swim club accused of racial discrimination against kidsupdated: Thu Jul 09 2009 22:28:00

A Philadelphia-area day care center said Thursday that members of a private swim club made racist comments about the center's children, and the club then canceled their swimming privileges.

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