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Mark Zuckerberg's Baby Tossed His Pregnancy Announcement A 'Like'

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It's not exactly like Mark Zuckerberg could share his big news anywhere else. The Facebook creator, 31, posted a lengthy Facebook status this afternoon announcing that he and wife Priscilla Chan, 30, are expecting. "Priscilla and I have some exciting news: we're expecting a baby girl!" the post, accompanied by a photo of the couple... Read more

JetBlue Kicks Family Of Crying Toddler Off Plane

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"I can turn this plane around." That's what a JetBlue flight attendant reportedly told a passenger as she tried to prepare her 2-year-old son for takeoff. And then the flight attendant followed through. The Doshi family was flying from Boston to Baltimore on their way back from vacation. On the trip out, a flight attendant... Read more

Toddler Without Arms Meets Her Hero, Armless Pilot Jessica Cox

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It’s not every day you get to hug your hero, let alone bond over something that makes you both so unique. So for Ruth Evelyn “RE” Pranke, a three-year-old born without arms, the opportunity to meet armless pilot Jessica Cox was a memorable one—and it was a meeting her mom Karlyn wished for before RE was... Read more

Babies On Parade! Which Float Has Your Vote?

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Kicking off in 1909—15 years before the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade—the annual Wildwood, New Jersey Baby Parade has a legacy all its own. Even if the floats are a little scaled down from the ones you see on the streets of Manhattan. This seaside town's tradition gets pretty competitive. The pint-sized participants line up... Read more

Pregnant Then Screwed: UK Women Share Pregnancy Discrimination Stories

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When it comes to American maternity leave policy, the grass is almost always greener on the other side. Swedish parents can share 80 weeks of paid leave. Canadians get 50. But the UK's impressive 52 weeks is losing its shine; a new report from the British Equality and Human Rights Commission found that... Read more

Orangutan Gives Sweetest Belly Kiss To Pregnant Woman (Video)

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This perceptive primate has a soft spot for baby bumps. Rajang, an orangutan at the Colchester Zoo in the UK, was caught on camera giving belly kisses to a pregnant visitor through the glass. The partner of the 37-week-pregnant woman filmed the whole thing, sharing the video on YouTube. "I put my belly to the... Read more

The Latest Vote for Breastfeeding in Public

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Victoria Donda Perez just set a new benchmark for public breastfeeding–not to mention multitasking! Earlier this month, Perez brought eight-month-old daughter Trilce to work. But this was not your average cubicle farm—since Perez, 37, is a politician, her office that day happened to be a parliamentary session at the nation’s capital. And when duty called... Read more

Woman Adopts 4 Kids Of Best Friend, A Cancer Victim

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This isn't your average pinky promise between BFFs. When single mom Elizabeth Diamond was diagnosed with stage IV brain cancer in August 2014, she asked her best friend if she would take care of her four daughters if anything were to happen to her. Laura Ruffino, pals with Diamond since fifth grade, didn't hesitate for a second.... Read more

This New Car Seat—The Answer To Babies Being Left In Hot Cars?

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The latest in wearable technology? Your car seat. And Evenflo is suggesting it will save lives using something called SensorSafe technology. The Evenflo Embrace DLX Infant Car Seat ($150, exclusively at Walmart) comes with a sensor that clips onto baby's chest. Thanks to a receiver that plugs into your car, Wi-Fi establishes an electronic link... Read more

How Does Your State Rank In Child Well-Being?

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It’s a great time to raise children in the Midwest and New England. These regions include eight of the top 10 states (along with New Jersey and Utah) that have the highest overall well-being for American children, according to new information released from the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s annual KIDS COUNT Data Book.... Read more