Trending

ktuu-logo-40x25

Family Top Stories

Sick, ill

©iStockphoto.com/(Jsheets19)

Sick leave policies pick up steam

Biviana Lagunas must skip class or her part-time job when her 4-year-old germ-magnet brother Derik is running a fever, because their mother has no paid time off.

That could change, because the San Diego city council was one of two cities -- the other ...

Dorm, residence hall

llhoward/iStock

Weddings? Babies? College kids registering for gifts too

Move over brides and expectant moms: Now college-bound kids want to be showered with gifts also.

Gay marriage, brides on wedding cake

Enrique Castro-Mendivil / Reuters

Appeals court rejects Virginia same-sex ban

A federal appeals court on Monday struck down Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage, the first such decision in a southern state and another victory for gay and lesbian couples seeking the right to legally wed.

"We recognize that same-sex marriage makes...

Pope Francis, Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio

REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Pope to visit Philadelphia next year

Pope Francis has accepted the invitation of Philadelphia Archbishop Charles J. Chaput to attend the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia next year, Catholic News Service reported Friday.

It would be the popular pontiff's first visit to the United...

Pregnancy test

CNN Image

8 rights of pregnant women at work

Women still get fired simply because they're pregnant.

Christian Minard

Courtesy Christian Minard

Expelled lesbian accepted at another school

An honor-roll student who was expelled from Southwestern Christian University in Oklahoma after she married another woman is now enrolled at a different university in the same state.

Child's eyes

milan6/SXC

Spanking the gray matter out of our kids

How to discipline the next generation is a hotly debated topic. In 2012, a national survey showed more than half of women and three-quarters of men in the United States believe a child sometimes needs a "good hard spanking."

XL Love How the Obesity Crisis is Complicating America's Love Life

Rodale Books

'XL Love': How fat is affecting our sex lives

When it comes to what she deems the American "obesity crisis," Sarah Varney says, it's easy enough to focus on the raw numbers: Sixty-nine percent of Americans are overweight, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and 35.1 percent of those people are obese. In 2008, medical care costs related to obesity were as high as $147 billion, and an obese person's annual medical bill…

groceries

iStock/YinYang

Military family groceries won't be cut, for now

Military families can breathe a sigh of relief: their grocery stores are not going to be cut, for now.

You may kiss the bride

Steve Evans from Citizen of the World

Millennials say no to marriage

When it comes to marriage, Millennials are saying "I don't."

There are currently no severe weather alerts.
Advertisement

Most Popular

Advertisement

Toolbox

Advertisement