Wednesday, April 23 2014 3:05 PM EDT2014-04-23 19:05:35 GMT
The Supreme Court has thrown out a nearly $3.4 million judgment against a man convicted of possessing two pornographic images of a child that have been seen by thousands of online viewers.More >
The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a plea to make it easier for victims of child pornography to collect money from people who view their images online, throwing out a nearly $3.4 million judgment in favor of a woman...More >
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Construction continues this week on a three mile stretch of Interstate 10 between Benson and Vail. More >
Construction continues this week on a three mile stretch of I-10 between Benson and Vail. Lanes will be closed on both directions of the freeway from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. through Friday. More >
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -
The tragedies involving children left in hot cars caused one Tucson grandma to do something about it.
Karen Franco and her daughter Chrystal Franco have been working together to come up with something that would help parents and caregivers remember their child is in the backseat.
Six months ago, they came up with the idea of the "Car Seat Reminder" wristband. It's thick bright orange silicon bracelet that says "Car Seat Reminder" on it. It's been available online since July.
Here's how it works.
The orange bracelet is stored on the fastening belt of the car seat or seat belt of the booster seat. When you buckle the child in the seat, you slip the bracelet on your wrist. When you take the child out of the car, you slip the bracelet back on the car seat or booster seat. The tagline on the website says, "If it's still on your wrist, the child is still in the car."
Karen says the bracelet "isn't pretty like a piece of jewelry" and is easily noticed.
Karen knows the bracelet won't prevent all hot car tragedies and admits her product has gotten mixed reviews. She hopes her product at the very least sparks discussion.
Tuesday, April 20 2010 11:21 PM EDT2010-04-21 03:21:00 GMT
31 people are in trouble with the law after a three day prostitution sting in Richmond. Police told NBC12 they targeted specific areas where residents and business owners complained about the illegal activity.More >
Wednesday, April 23 2014 8:56 AM EDT2014-04-23 12:56:46 GMT
Fulton County police arrested Atlanta Public Schools paraprofessional Alger Shafter Coleman, III and charged him with cruelty to children in the first degree and simple battery.Coleman was caught on cameraMore >
Fulton County police arrested Atlanta Public Schools paraprofessional Alger Shafter Coleman III and charged him with cruelty to children in the first degree and simple battery.More >