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A daughter's lifelong hunt for father's killer brings answers, but no justice

Jessica Lauren was 3 years old in 1983 when her father was shot and stabbed to death inside the family's oceanfront Florida home in a murder that received no justice -- despite a newly surfaced tape by an ex-con detailing his role in the crime to police.<p>Lauren, a veteran television news reporter, …

US air strike in Syria kills nearly 60 civilians 'mistaken for Isil fighters'

A US air strike killed nearly 60 civilians, including children, in Syria on Tuesday after the coalition mistook them for Islamic State (Isil) fighters.<p>Some eight families were hit as they tried to flee fighting in their area, in one of the single deadliest strikes on civilians by the alliance since …

Jennifer Aniston: ‘For The Record, I Am Not Pregnant. What I Am Is Fed Up’

Jennifer Aniston pens honest post about endless tabloid speculation<p>Jennifer Aniston has been in the public eye for two decades, and for a giant …

Patagonia Is Going To Make You Think Differently About Food

These are all small businesses and organizations that have been working on and researching more sustainable and responsible farming practices for …

7 Tips For Raising A Daughter Who Doesn't Have A Weight Obsession

You can take what you want from this. You should know that I have <i>zero</i> daughters, and that I am not a parenting expert. All I am is a daughter of …

Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week

If you’re a parent with a Twitter account, chances are you tweet about your kids — and often. Some of the things we’ve seen (the good, the bad, and …

25 Things No One Tells You About Summer With A Baby

<i>Presented by Dr. Smith’s</i><p><b>1.</b> Scooping up a baby in a giant towel is the cutest thing ever.<p><b>2.</b> Beach chair? What are those for again?<p><b>3.</b> Sun is thy mortal …

Responsive Parenting intervention linked to improved infant bedtime routines

<b>1. Infants placed in the Responsive Parenting (RP) group were more likely to have earlier bedtimes at 16 and 40 weeks and less likely to have</b> …

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Hey Mama, You Could Do It Better Than Me

Hey, lady eyeing me up from across the way, I see that gleam in your eye, and I know what you’re thinking. I can feel the mom sweat coming out of …

This Type of Parenting Can Cause Depression in Children

New research reveals that pushy parents are putting youngsters at risk of developing depression.<p>As a parent, finding the right balance between …

7 Things You Should Never Say to a Teen

While some teens take offense to anything a parent says, most of the time, we have more power than we think in setting the tone of our relationship.

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Daycare Admits To Feeding 4-Year-Old Hot Sauce As Punishment

A daycare teacher fed a four-year-old hot sauce as a punishment for bad behavior<p>For most kids, daycare is a fun, safe place to learn and play, but …

Mom's Advice To Babysitters: 'Name Your Price And Stand Confidently In It'

This mom has smart advice for babysitters who don’t know what to charge<p>When looking for a new babysitter, the first question most parents have is: …

Trump's Backwards Views On Parenting Could Have Disastrous Implications

He doesn't even do diapers. How could he know what working families really need?<p>This past Father’s Day, author Joshua Kendall wrote an op-ed in the Washington Post exalting President Barack Obama as an exemplary father, and proposed that his hands-on parenting might actually be a key part of his …

Dos And Don'ts Of Grandparenting

Grandparenting should be filled with joy; often a long-awaited pleasure. However, your adult children who have become parents may be struggling with this new relationship. What works and what doesn't when it comes to keeping a positive rapport with the parents and fostering a bond with the …

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The Funny Parents Of Twitter On Why Swimming Is The Worst

It’s summer, so that means lots of parents are being subjected to that most horrific of summer activities — swimming. Be it pool, ocean, lake or …

This Is Why We Need To Talk More About Postpartum Anxiety

Study shows postpartum anxiety is more common than PPD<p>When we think about mental health issues that affect pregnant women and new moms, postpartum …

20 "Crappy Mom Confessions" All Moms Will Understand

"I have a 'wine allowance' in our weekly shopping budget."<p>When you're a mom, it's OK to have bad days, it's OK not to be coping, and it's OK to skip corners to save your sanity. We are all trying to do our best, and be the best mothers we can be. Sometimes, it's just about getting to the end of the …

I’m Tired Of Living Paycheck To Paycheck

I know that I have a lot to be grateful for. I have two healthy sons and a good husband. We have plenty of food, clean water, a home that’s heated in …

I'm The World's Meanest Mom, And I'm Perfectly Fine With That

My kids are pissed at me right now.<p>Why? Well, it could be any number of reasons. I’m their mother — not their friend — and they don’t always like me. …

Stop Making Yourself Crazy Over Your Baby's Milestones, Mama!

It’s a well-known fact that babies don’t come out of the womb clutching onto a handy instruction manual. You don’t have to do a course, or pass a …

Cop Quietly Pays For What Family Needs After Shoplifting Bust

Kind cop silently shells out for shoplifting couple’s childcare necessities<p>It’s been a rough stretch for police officers lately. We don’t need to …

The Obituaries for the Texas Daughters Killed by Their Mom Are Heartbreaking

The two were laid to rest in Alabama on Saturday.<p>This story just keeps getting more and more harrowing.<p>Taylor and Madison Sheats, the Texas daughters who were shot and killed by their mom, Christy Sheats, were laid to rest Saturday in their native Alabama.<p><i>People</i> reports that the girl's father, …

Want to Raise Successful Kids? Never Do This 1 Common Thing, According to Science

When your kids are hurt or overwhelmed, should you rush to their side, or tell them to suck it up?<p>Picture this. You're a parent. You want nothing more than for your child to grow up to be successful and fulfilled.<p>But your kid is a kid. Sometimes, he or she gets hurt. Sometimes, he or she …

Everything You Need To Know About Parenting in 10 Dave Chappelle Quotes

"Everyone loves their family but it's good if you can like them too."<p>It's been a minute since Chappelle Show, when even your mom was running around the house yelling, "I'm Rick James, bitch!" (Man, that was a weird afternoon.) But, since leaving the show, and South Africa, and Oprah, Chappelle …

9 best parenting posts on Facebook this week

Parents are funny — especially on Facebook! And we love them for it.<p>Because when the pages of Facebook overflow with pictures of picture-perfect summer BBQs, happy campers, and over-the-top family trips to Bali, it’s easy to believe you’re the only one who’s slowly going insane.<p>So we’d like to take …

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Funniest Parenting Tweets: What Moms And Dads Said On Twitter This Week

The news out of Baton Rouge, St.Paul and Dallas this week has left the country mourning with parents all over wondering how exactly they should be discussing the current state of our country with kids. Though there certainly isn’t much to be laughing about today, we’ve decided to publish our weekly …

Parenting

Opinion: A manifesto against ‘parenting’

A strange thing happened to mothers and fathers and children at the end of the 20th century. It was called “parenting.” As long as there have been …