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Feature May 17
The majority of states obtain money intended for foster children with disabilities or a deceased parent without telling them, The Marshall Project and NPR found.
News May 17
Our reporting shows that in at least 49 states, plus Washington, D.C., foster care officials obtain federal benefits intended for children in their care.
News January 28
Some 26,000 immigrant children who claim abuse, neglect or abandonment must remain effectively undocumented for years, despite being eligible for green cards.
Analysis October 30, 2020
U.S. Customs and Border Protection carried out almost half a million child detentions during the Trump administration, data shows. More kids were held for 72 hours or more.
Coronavirus March 24, 2020
New placements, family visits and child-abuse investigations falter across the country.
News July 1, 2018
One migrant’s encounter with “zero tolerance."
Feature May 22, 2017
Katie's father went to prison for raping her and her brothers. It was an unthinkable crime that broke her family apart. So why couldn't she remember it?
Life Inside February 2, 2017
Discipline at work, leniency at home—with doubts.
Q&A January 22, 2017
Talking to Chris Hansen as he revives his trademark stings.
Life Inside January 5, 2017
A grandmother struggles to explain the unexplainable.