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Snapchat message prompts boy, 11, to drive car across South Carolina

Snapchat message prompts boy, 11, to drive car across South Carolina

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Elizabeth LaFleur The Greenville News Published 7:32 AM EDT Sep 25, 2019 GREENVILLE, S.C. — Police in South Carolina say they reunited an 11-year-old boy with his family after he drove about 200 miles overnight.  According to a release shared to social media by the Charleston Police Department, the boy pulled up next to an officer around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday in downtown Charleston.  The boy was alone in the vehicle and he told the officer he'd driven by himself from Simpsonville, South Carolina, and became lost when the ta...
Barbie company Mattel introduces gender-neutral Creatable World doll

Barbie company Mattel introduces gender-neutral Creatable World doll

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Adrianna Rodriguez USA TODAY Published 6:35 AM EDT Sep 25, 2019 Mattel has come a long way since it introduced the Barbie doll in 1959. On Wednesday, the toy company launched a new line of gender-neutral dolls called Creatable World, where kids are invited to customize their own doll that isn’t dictated by gender norms. “In our world, dolls are as limitless as the kids who play with them,” the company said on its website. Mattel describes Creatable World as a doll line that is designed...