Kiley Crossland

Kiley is a WORLD Digital assistant editor and reports on marriage, family, and sexuality.

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Florida shooting suspect hospitalized for mental illness

by Onize Ohikere & Kiley Crossland
Posted 8/27/18, 04:44 pm

UPDATE: The suspect in Sunday’s deadly shooting at a Florida video game tournament had a history of mental illness, according to court records found on Monday. As a teenager, David Katz, 24, was twice hospitalized in psychiatric facilities and was prescribed antipsychotic and antidepressant medications. The records are part of the divorce filings of Katz’s parents, who disagreed about how to care for their son and divorced in 2007.

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Mandatory childbearing

Family | Facing the consequences of child limits, will China turn to forced births to survive?
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 8/24/18, 04:29 pm

Quiet speculation that China will soon end its planned birth policy is getting louder with the recent release of a provincial report pushing for the end of birth limits.

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DNC hack attack was just a test

by Kiley Crossland & Lynde Langdon
Posted 8/23/18, 11:20 am

UPDATE: A suspected hacking attempt on a database of Democratic voters turned out to be a test by a security firm, according to the Democratic National Committee. Bob Lord, the DNC’s chief security officer, said Thursday the attempted hack was “built by a third party as part of a simulated phishing test.” The DNC didn’t know about the test before it took place and responded as though it were an actual attack. The incident highlights fears about the cybersecurity of voter information going into the midterm congressional elections.

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