Tonight: Protecting your children from porn on smartphones

Tonight: Protecting your children from porn on smartphones
(Source: Region 8 News)

Wednesday Afternoon Update: Here is a quick look at stories trending now, plus some the Region 8 News' reporters are working on to share with you on Region 8 News at 5, 6, 6:30, and 10 p.m. (CT)

  • Trending

Murder charges dropped in fatal lumber attack case

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  • Porn, your children, and smartphones

Experts say more and more children are accessing pornography from devices such as smartphones or tablets. Mallory Jordan has an in-depth look at the growing problem and advice for parents on Region 8 News.

  • What's shakin' at school

EAST students in one school district are trying to make their community safe from earthquakes. Kirsten May explains how a grant worth thousands is helping them on Region 8 News.

  • Sun out tomorrow, still cold

We may actually see more sunshine Thursday but there will still be a chill in the air. Chief Meteorologist Ryan Vaughan tracks the latest weather conditions on Storm Track Doppler 8 and shares his exclusive 7-day forecast on Region 8 News at 5, 6, 6:30, and 10.

  • Tonight on ABC:

Wheel of Fortune, 6:30 p.m.

51st Annual CMA Awards, 7 p.m.

  • Tonight on NBC:

Region 8 News at 6:30 p.m.

The Blacklist, 7 p.m.

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, 8 p.m.

Chicago P.D., 9 p.m.


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