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Thai case casts spotlight on business of surrogacy

08/07/2014 8:50am
For thousands of well-off childless couples, the dream of having a baby is often realized in places like Thailand and India. Ready to help them are young women who become paid surrogates, their wombs offered up as vessels that can safely carry the babies until they are born.

Open carry kid's book a sensation

08/07/2014 10:25am
"My Parents Open Carry" is a children's book about bearing firearms in public, which gained notoriety after being mentioned on "Real Time with Bill Maher" last week.

4 great movie sisters

08/07/2014 2:07pm
Last week, I wrote an article about great movie brothers. In the interest of not excluding half of the population and some more terrific movies, here is a follow-up article about great movie sisters. I hope you enjoy!

Celebrities support breastfeeding with glam photos; U.S. rates soar

08/07/2014 7:34pm
Thanks to worldwide campaigns and celebrity endorsements, breastfeeding rates continue to rise in the United States, the CDC reports.

3-year-old girl home after nearly drowning

08/07/2014 10:17pm
A 3-year-old girl is home after nearly drowning in the Glen Park Pond.