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Simon Cowell Welcomes a Baby Boy on Valentine’s Day

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Talk about a baby boy born into a room loaded with love! On Valentine's Day, Simon Cowell and his girlfriend, Lauren Silverman, announced the exciting arrival of their first child together, a baby boy. Born in New York City and weighing in at just 6 pounds, 7 ounces, the doting new daddy tweeted,... Read more

It’s a Girl for John Krasinski and Emily Blunt!

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Jim Halpert, uh, I mean, John Krasinski and his leading lady, Emily Blunt, welcomed their first child to the universe over the long holiday weekend (and just after Valentine's Day!). The couple announced they were proud parents to a sweet baby girl. The couple, who are pretty private and tend to stay out... Read more

Mexico Bans These Outrageous Baby Names: See the List!

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Thinking about naming your baby Facebook? Uh, well, sorry, mom. Mexican officials in Sonora, which boarders the US state of Arizona, have banned 61 baby names in an effort to keep incredibly "unique" monikers out of schools (to prevent bullying). The law, which went into effect on Monday, is all part of Sonora state Civil... Read more

Mom Changes Eight-Month Old’s Name Because It Just Didn’t Fit — What Do You Think of This?

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When Kelcey Kinter gave birth to her second child, a baby girl named Presley, she thought everything was perfect. But just four days after welcoming her daughter, Kinter revealed that something about Baby Presley just wasn't right. Turns out, mom felt that baby's name was all wrong for her personality She told HuffPo Live,... Read more

31 Baby Names Inspired by the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics

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The Opening Ceremonies for the Sochi Olympic Games is tonight (set them DVRs, mamas!) and all we can think about is the baby names! From the biggest Olympic hopefuls and the most up-and-coming athletes to the most inspiring Olympians at the Games, here are the 31 coolest names to inspire your own picks. Amanda Kessel -- inspired... Read more

This Is Why You Should Never Let the Internet Name Your Baby

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Can't decide on a baby name? The Internet can help with that! A Canadian couple is gearing up to welcome their newborn daughter in early April and they're having a hell of a time choosing a moniker for their little girl. So they've left it up to the Interwebz. [Cricket, cricket...] Daddy-to-be Stephen... Read more

Busy Philipps Finally Reveals Why She Chose That Out-of-the-Box Baby Name

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Remember when Busy Philipps named her adorable baby girl Cricket? Us too. And for month's we've been trying to figure out the inspiration behind her unique choice and it seems like finally, finally, we've got it. Seems like sweet little Cricket Pearl Silverstein was named for the character she'll eventually become.... Read more

Brave Survivors of the Boston Marathon Bombings Welcome the Sweetest Surprise Ever

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From the sadness, a miracle was born. Survivors of the Boston Marathon bombing, Christain Williams, and his girlfriend, Caroline Reinsch, welcomed their daughter to the world, less than a year after the bombings. Both Christian and Caroline were badly wounded during the blasts that silenced the US on April 15, 2013. The couple,... Read more

Baby’s Unbelievable Name Causes Serious Controversy: Should His Parents Change It?

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Football fans, this one's for you. Proud parents Summer and Steven Steele chose a unique, lovable name for their newborn son as a nod to their favorite college sports team, the University of Alabama. Their baby boy, born on December 17th, was named Krimson Tyde Steele, a sweet reminder of the college football... Read more

More Creative Celeb Baby Names from Rachel Zoe and Kate Winslet — What Do You Think?

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Celeb stylist and Rachel Zoe Project star Rachel Zoe has always been one stylish mama, so we're hardly shocked that the name she choose for her second son with husband Rodger Berman is super-elegant. The pair -- who are already parents to Skyler Morrison, 2, -- announced yesterday that they'll be calling their new addition,... Read more