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Bag found by searchers looking for Florida firefighters who vanished on fishing trip

(ABC News)- As the desperate search for two firefighters who disappeared during a fishing trip off the coast of Florida continues into its fourth day, the family confirmed that a bag located by civilian searchers did belong to one of the missing men. Brian McCluney, a Jacksonville, Florida, firefighter, and Justin Walker, a member of the Fairfax, Virginia, fire department,…

Supreme Court asked to take up ‘Serial’ podcast murder case

In this Oct. 4, 2018, file photo, The U.S. Supreme Court is seen at sunset in Washington, D.C. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP, FILE (ABC News)- Lawyers for a Maryland man whose murder conviction was chronicled in the hit podcast “Serial” are asking the Supreme Court to step into the case. Lawyers for defendant Adnan Syed say in court papers Monday that…

Planned Parenthood in ongoing fight with Trump administration drops out of federal program

(ABC NEWS) — Planned Parenthood announced on Monday that it will drop participation in a federal program that supports family planning services because of new restrictions placed by the Trump administration, calling a recent regulation an “assault on access to birth control and reproductive health care, especially for people struggling to make ends meet.” The announcement was the latest salvo…

4 back to school tips for parents of children with ADHD

By DR. ÁINE COOKE

For parents of the 6.1 million American children with ADHD, going back to school can be a major source of anxiety. Many children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) struggle with school performance, making friends and their general sense of well-being. Medication is frequently a part of ADHD treatment, but along with medications, there are many proven lifestyle and behavioral changes…