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Photos reveal birth bags around the world

All over the world, a packed bag is a sign that a baby will soon arrive. Call it a birth bag, a maternity bag, a hospital bag -- it contains what a mother-to-be believes she needs, and perhaps a few goodies that will bring her comfort. But the place ...

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Which one is the mom viral meme solved

When Kaylan Mahomes posted a recent car selfie with her twin, Kyla, and their mother, the social media world went into confusion.



Woman meets daughter she gave up 82 years ago

Some adopted children spend years looking for their birth parents. It took Betty Morrell decades -- five, to be exact. But she was recently reunited with the woman who gave birth to her 82 years ago, according to CNN affiliate WBNG.

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Caroline's Cart at Target

Target is partnering with Caroline's Cart to offer specially-designed shopping carts for customers with special needs.

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#1000BlackGirlBooks for your reading list

By fifth grade, Marley Dias decided she had grown tired of reading books about "white boys and their dogs."

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Zika tests Catholic position on birth control

Zika-infected mosquitoes aren't just causing medical problems, they're creating a theological conundrum for the Roman Catholic Church, according to priests and other experts.

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The risks of drinking during pregnancy

Every month, more than 3 million women in the United States risk having an alcohol-exposed pregnancy, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in a report Tuesday.

"A woman was considered at risk for an alcohol-exposed pregnancy during the ...

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United to allow kids to board early once again

Families with young kids are once again getting to go to the front of the line at United Airlines.

Cloning used to make stem cells from adult humans

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UK scientists to genetically modify human embryo

British scientists have been given the green light to genetically modify human embryos, for the first time in the nation's history.

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Ex-'Bachelorette' Fedotowsky debuts baby bump

On "The Bachelorette," Ali Fedotowsky shared her journey of looking for love, and now she is sharing her baby bump.

Fedotowsky appeared on season 14 of " The Bachelor" and the sixth season of "The Bachelorette." She got engaged to contestant Roberto M...