Ryan ToysReview accused of misleading preschoolers with paid content

Ryan ToysReview accused of misleading preschoolers with paid content

Ryan ToysReview/YouTubeFor those not familiar with Ryan ToysReview , the channel, which boasts more than 21 million followers, is hosted by an enthusiastic 8-year-old named Ryan and run by his parents, Shion and Loann Kaji.

This highly rated fleece jacket goes with basically everything — and it's $30

This highly rated fleece jacket goes with basically everything — and it's $30

"My favorite way to wear this fleece is under a puffer vest during the seasonal change from summer to fall ," she continued.I don't see the lint trap full of the material after washing it, it hasn't pilled or anything," raved one Amazon reviewer.

TODAY analysis: More states requiring mental health education by law

TODAY analysis: More states requiring mental health education by law

Talking about mental health isn't taboo in Andrea McCabe's fifth-grade class at Chatterton School in Merrick, New York.On a recent day, Miss McCabe, as the children call her, lead the class in an exercise: "Everybody say, 'Stress,'" she instructed the students.

New York City proposal to ban chocolate milk from schools sparks debate

New York City proposal to ban chocolate milk from schools sparks debate

While many young kids enjoy drinking chocolate milk, proponents argue banning it would be one way to limit the amount of sugar children consume.While New York City schools may be looking to ban chocolate milk, other districts around the country are looking for different ways to increase students' daily dairy intake.

See the sweet get-well card Savannah's child made for her

See the sweet get-well card Savannah's child made for her

TODAY's Savannah Guthrie had to miss work this morning due to illness — but this sweet, hand-drawn card from one of her children might just be the perfect medicine.

'I wasn't tired because I was a mum, it was a serious disorder'

'I wasn't tired because I was a mum, it was a serious disorder'

Michelle, now a mum of two, has a condition called Idiopathic Hypersomnia, an overwhelming desire to sleep .This is Michelle's story...As a child, I’d sleep during the day – anywhere I could.

Andy Cohen talks to Hoda Kotb about possibility of more kids

Andy Cohen talks to Hoda Kotb about possibility of more kids

Hoda was a source of inspiration for Cohen, who sought out advice from her before becoming a father for the first time at 50 years old."It's shifted in every way and yet it's also kind of adapting,'' he said.

'My friend started a rumour I was pregnant at my wedding'

'My friend started a rumour I was pregnant at my wedding'

And when it comes to weddings , there are a bunch more rules we all know to follow: never wear white, don’t post photos of the bride online before she does and never, EVER make the day all about you: it’s not the time to announce you are engaged or getting divorced or pregnant.

'A piece of joy from a day that was so drastic': Baby born on 9/11 at 9:11 p.m.

'A piece of joy from a day that was so drastic': Baby born on 9/11 at 9:11 p.m.

Little Christina Malone-Brown was born at Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital in Germantown, Tennessee, on the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks ."We had emotions and we felt it," Cametrione Malone-Brown, the baby girl's mother, said, according to a Facebook post from the hospital.

Theme park worker helped claustrophobic mom enjoy the ride

Theme park worker helped claustrophobic mom enjoy the ride

"The second reason I put it on and went into detail was I was hoping another mom could see it, and not feel bad like I do, all the time, when I can't get on the ride.".

Mom makes relaxing bath for son after a bad week at school

Mom makes relaxing bath for son after a bad week at school

Laurie Koch, a Colorado mom of four, made a relaxing bath for her son, Kade, after a tough start to the school year.Koch posted an adorable photo of Kade enjoying his bath — and wrote about her son's hard time at school — on her Facebook page, Justifying Jane.

Is Social Media Toxic to Your Teen's Mental Health?

Is Social Media Toxic to Your Teen's Mental Health?

The new study in JAMA Psychiatry has concluded that time spent on social media is bad for teenagers ' mental health, echoing a growing body of research.

School denies hot lunch to 9-year-old over unpaid balance

School denies hot lunch to 9-year-old over unpaid balance

Jefferson Sharpnack, 9, said he felt "a little hurt" when his school took his cheesy breadsticks away over a lunch debt.Cherry Hill School District in New Jersey suggested offering no food to families who had a school debt of more than $20.Bailey received loads of messages supporting her "win."

EMT learns daughter died in car crash with country singer after arriving to scene

EMT learns daughter died in car crash with country singer after arriving to scene

A deputy fire chief who was on the scene of a fatal three-car crash in New Mexico involving country singer Kylie Rae Harris last week was unaware that his teen daughter was one of the victims until he arrived.

9 - 11: Answering children's questions about the attacks

9 - 11: Answering children's questions about the attacks

Sometimes bad things happen and we will never really know why they do, but the most important thing is to try to be as strong as we can be, and be good people in the world to try to make it a better place.

Mariah Carey's daughter, Monroe, chose to have a shopping spree at Target

Mariah Carey's daughter, Monroe, chose to have a shopping spree at Target

Nick Cannon , Carey’s ex-husband and dad to Monroe and twin brother Moroccan, approved of his daughter’s down-to-earth choice.“Exactly!!!There’s no word yet on what Monroe bought during her Target shopping adventure, but no matter what, it looks like she had a fun day out with her mom!

MSNBC's Katy Tur on C-section and difficulty breastfeeding

MSNBC's Katy Tur on C-section and difficulty breastfeeding

On MSNBC anchor Katy Tur's first day back at work after a five-month maternity leave, she shared new details about the struggles she faced after giving birth to her son Teddy.Tur said that the nurse was right; her husband Tony Dokoupil was a major source of support during his month of parental leave.

Jennifer Lopez shares details of sweet note Alex Rodriguez's daughter gave her

Jennifer Lopez shares details of sweet note Alex Rodriguez's daughter gave her

Blending families can be tough for some, but it’s come easy for Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez .In an interview with Hoda Kotb that will air Friday on TODAY, the “Hustlers” star, who is engaged to the retired baseball slugger, opened up about a note she received from his 14-year-old daughter, Natasha.

Boy's homemade UT Vols shirt for sale on school's site

Boy's homemade UT Vols shirt for sale on school's site

Earlier this week, Laura Snyder, a teacher at Altamonte Elementary School in Florida, wrote about a fourth grader who crafted his own UT shirt on College Colors Day.“He was SO EXCITED,” Snyder shared on Facebook.

Lost child social experiment examines state of Australian foster care system

Lost child social experiment examines state of Australian foster care system

In Australia only a handful of people actually decide to become foster carers, despite the thousands of kids in need.“It is a stark contrast though to how people are responding to helping children in need of foster care.

Parents are taking 'Toy Story' back-to-school photos

Parents are taking 'Toy Story' back-to-school photos

New Jersey mom Tammie Stark has been capturing creative milestone photos of her son, Nicholas, since he was born.New Jersey mom Tammie Stark captured this cute back-to-school image of her son, Nicholas, with his "Toy Story" toys.

Mike Piazza on fatherhood, baseball, secret to happiness

Mike Piazza on fatherhood, baseball, secret to happiness

"The first rule — to try to be happy — is to not care what people think," Piazza told TODAY Parents .Retired from the game in 2008, now living in Italy with his wife and three children, Piazza chatted with TODAY Parents while visiting New York and his former team, the Mets.

Hoda Kotb returns to TODAY show after maternity leave

Hoda Kotb returns to TODAY show after maternity leave

In April, Hoda adopted her second child , a beautiful baby girl named Hope Catherine, and since then, she's taken time to appreciate every precious moment with her new bundle of joy.

New Dr. Seuss book is hitting the shelves! Get an inside look at 'Horse Museum'

New Dr. Seuss book is hitting the shelves! Get an inside look at 'Horse Museum'

Geisel's widow, Audrey , found the story and his original sketches in a closet 21 years after his death, and its Australian illustrator, Andrew Joyner, who completed the author's vision — in the same beloved style — for "Horse Museum.".

Jenna Bush Hager shares photos of Mila and Poppy going back to school

Jenna Bush Hager shares photos of Mila and Poppy going back to school

Not long after Jenna Bush Hager welcomed a new child , she shipped out two !The TODAY with Hoda & Jenna co-host and new mom of baby boy Hal posted a pair of back-to-school photos on today, featuring daughters Mila and Poppy .“Back to school!!!

Lego's playsets are now accessible to people who are blind

Lego's playsets are now accessible to people who are blind

It was Matthew Shifrin, an entrepreneur who was born blind, who inspired the toy maker to ensure that those who have vision impairment could build Lego play sets like everyone else.Inspired by blind entrepreneur, Matthew Shifrin, the new building instructions will help children with vision impairment build and learn through play using LEGO bricks.

Micro-preemie baby headed back-to-school to kindergarten

Micro-preemie baby headed back-to-school to kindergarten

I made it five years, seven months and 17 days to get my son and myself to this point (not that I’m counting).Wyatt weighed just 900 grams when he was born.

Madonna shares adorable new photos of her twin daughters

Madonna shares adorable new photos of her twin daughters

Stella and Estere dressed up as the crime-fighting Parisian teens from the animated series "Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir" — and that part of the celebration spilled over into the pool, too.Stella and Estere, who Madonna adopted in 2017, are the youngest members of her big brood .

The Four Keys to Unlocking a Great School Year for the Whole Family

The Four Keys to Unlocking a Great School Year for the Whole Family

You can use the first meeting to discuss ideas about routines for school days covering mornings, afternoons, homework, and how to spend free time during the week and even on the weekends.

It's Princess Charlotte's first day of school — see the cute photos!

It's Princess Charlotte's first day of school — see the cute photos!

Princess Charlotte hides behind her mother Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, as she arrives for her first day of school at Thomas's Battersea.The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to share a photograph of Prince George and Princess Charlotte at Kensington Palace this morning.