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Priest Slaps Crying Baby During Baptism—and the Internet is Outraged: 'This Is So Scary'

Footage of a priest slapping a crying baby during a baptism has made its way around the internet, sparking outrage among social media users.<p>The YouTube video was initially shared on Reddit with the caption, “A priest slaps an infant during his baptism.” On Reddit, the user wrote: “this happened …

Internet

Roald Dahl's Children's Classic The Witches Is Being Remade by the Director of Forrest Gump

The Witches are coming back!<p>The hit 1990 movie starring Anjelica Huston is getting a remake thanks to <i>Back to the Future</i> and <i>Forrest Gump</i> director Robert Zemeckis, according to<i>Variety</i>. The Oscar winner is partnering up with Guillermo del Toro (<i>The Shape of Water</i>) and Alfonso Cuaron (<i>Gravity</i>) for the …

Marion Cotillard

Cardi B Wants a 'Lit Baby Shower' for Daughter on the Way: 'I Might Even Drink Some Red Wine'

Cardi B is ready to celebrate!<p>The pregnant rapper and her fiancé, Migos’ Offset, opened up for <i>Rolling Stone</i>‘s July cover story about their loving relationship and how they’re preparing for their daughter on the way.<p>“I want a lit baby shower. My baby shower’s not starting at no 5:00. My s— is going …

Cardi B

Ex Trump Campaign Manager Mocks Migrant Girl with Down Syndrome's Separation from Mom: 'Womp Womp'

Corey Lewandowski reaches a new low by rudely remarking on a migrant child with a disability.<p>As the outcry over President Donald Trump’s policy of separating children from their parents at the border intensifies, former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski publicly dismissed the story of a …

Immigration Reform

President Trump Signs Executive Order Reversing His Child Separation Policy

“We are keeping families together."<p>President Donald Trump, after weeks of saying only Democrats can fix the migrant-child crisis, did an about-face on Wednesday, signing an executive order reversing his administration’s policy of separating children from their parents when they illegally cross at …

Donald Trump

We Tried Starbucks' New Mango Dragonfruit Refresher & It Deserves a Cocktail Umbrella

You've seen it take over your Instagram feed, but is it worth the hype? We think so—this refresher definitely gives off a summer vibe.<p>Leave it to the Starbucks gods to provide us with the refreshing pick-me-up drink we never knew we needed. Let’s be real, we all complained summer wasn’t coming soon …

Flavors

Why It’s Okay to Be Needy in a Relationship With Your Significant Other

Just because you have children who demand constant attention doesn’t mean that you and your partner don’t deserve TLC too.<p>Once a month, I teach a class called “Staying Happy as Partners When Becoming Parents” at a local hospital, for couples expecting their first child. Over and over, they’ve told …

Parenting

Eva Longoria Welcomes Son Santiago Enrique

Baby Bastón is here!<p>Eva Longoria welcomed her first child, a son named Santiago Enrique Bastón, with husband José “Pepe” Bastón on Tuesday, June 19, the actress confirmed to <i>Hola</i>.<p>Weighing in at 6 lbs., 13 oz., baby boy arrived at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, the outlet reported.<p>The …

Baby Showers

Kylie Jenner Steps Out in Crop Top and Skintight Leggings 4 Months After Welcoming Daughter Stormi

Jenner is determined to get back into pre-pregnancy shape after her birth because she wants to be a “really hot young mom.”<p>Kylie Jenner has thoroughly documented her progress on social media as she gets back to her pre-pregnancy body, and just four months after welcoming daughter Stormi Webster, …

Kylie Jenner

Preschool Sweethearts Reconnected After 30 Years Welcome Rainbow Baby

The Pounders are finally basking in the glory of parenthood after persevering through multiple hardships—this love story will blow you away.<p>The world works in mysterious ways—and for Amy Pounders and her husband, Justin, that cliché seems to be the <i>understatement of the century</i>. The couple thought …

Parenting

The Women of Ocean's 8 Demanded They Pause Filming So That Anne Hathaway Could Pump Breast Milk, and YES

This is easily one of the most empowering movie casts ever.<p>It’s no secret that we’re certifiably obsessed with the <i>Ocean’s 8</i> cast. From the movie’s diverse representation of women to the incredible pool of female talent, we’re <i>all about them.</i> And this latest behind-the-scenes story from the set is …

Anne Hathaway

Fundraiser to Reunite Migrant Parents with Their Children Raises Over $6 Million in 4 Days

A Facebook fundraising campaign aiming to reunite parents and children who have been sent to separate detention centers went viral and broke social media records after it raised over $6 million in just four days.<p>Charlotte and Dave Willner were moved when they saw a photo of a 2-year-old Honduran …

Immigration

Fran Drescher Teases a Nanny Revival: 'We're Talking About It!'

Could The Nanny be the next beloved sitcom to get a network revival? Co-creator and star Fran Drescher sure thinks so!<p>Could <i>The Nanny</i> be the next beloved sitcom to get a network revival? Co-creator and star Fran Drescher sure thinks so!<p>On Monday, the actress, 60, told <i>Entertainment Tonight</i> that she …

TV

Here's Everything You Need to Know About Hallmark Channel’s Christmas in July

Got plans? Cancel them.<p>Just when summer starts feeling steamy, sweaty, and all around sticky, Hallmark appears like a mirage in the desert, offering a week-long wintry respite complete with snow-covered town squares, marshmallow-topped hot cocoa, and sweet holiday romance. That’s right, it’s …

Decorations

6 Fun Ways To Stay Hydrated This Summer

Try these sneaky but tried-and-true expert-proven ways to get your kiddos to down their H2O.<p>During the summer, more than ever, it's important to get your kids to drink more water. Between the slushies, popsicles, juice boxes, and sports drinks that always seem to be around when school's out, it can …

Wellness

Separated Migrant Children's Trauma Could Last a Lifetime

Experts warn that migrant children forcibly separated from their parents at the souther border are facing the kind of stress that could result in short- and long-term psychological and physiological damage.<p>Today, Americans will wake up to more photographs of children sleeping in cages, covered by …

Immigration

Lifetime Reunites One Tree Hill Cast in New Holiday Movie

It’s the reunion One Tree Hill fans have been waiting for—sort of!<p>Former <i>OTH</i> stars Hilarie Burton (Peyton Sawyer), Danneel Ackles (Rachel Gatina), Robert Buckley (Clay Evans) and Antwon Tanner (Antwon “Skills” Taylor) will star in Lifetime’s <i>The Christmas Contract</i>, set to debut later this year as …

The Walking Dead

Plant That Causes Third-Degree Burns and Blindness Found In Virginia

Giant hogweed has been spotted multiple regions in the U.S. Keep an eye out for this vicious plant that knows no bounds.<p>If you thought coming down with a case of poison oak was bad, keep an eye out for giant hogweed. Although giant hogweed may be pretty to look at, this beast of a plant is bad …

North Carolina

Laura Bush Breaks 3-Year Silence on Trump to Condemn the 'Cruel, Immoral' Treatment of Migrant Children

Trump’s treatment of migrant children is what broke the former First Lady’s resolve.<p>In the three years since Donald Trump launched his presidential campaign with so much controversial bombast in 2015, Laura Bush has steadfastly kept her counsel about the polarizing first Republican in the White …

Donald Trump

Secret Audio Captures Border Patrol Agent Joking About Children Sobbing For Their Parents

Heartbreaking new audio of wailing immigrant children separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border reveals a Border Patrol agent joking about their tears.<p>ProPublica, a nonprofit news organization, published the audio of children crying “Mami” and “Papi” while at a U.S. Customs and Border …

Immigration

Popular Summer Spots That Are Surprisingly Unsanitary

When it comes to avoiding dirty or dangerous summer attractions, a little intel from safety experts and germ scientists can go a long way.<p>1. Swimming Pool<p>An overwhelming chlorine scent. Think this is a sign of a well-treated pool? A strong chlorine odor in an indoor facility actually signals that …

Cleaning

Things to Do When Your Kid Sneaks Food

If you frequently notice your child's sneaky, unhealthy eating habits, your family’s approach to indulging and serving food may need to change.<p>Watch what you say.<p>Don’t yell at your child; it will only add to the shame he likely already feels. Instead, calmly address the habit by saying something …

Nutrition

3 New Ways to Introduce Allergens to Babies

Introducing allergens like peanuts and eggs to your baby early on may help lower the risk for allergies. Here are some easy ways to do it.<p>Want to really freak out your mother-in-law? Tell her you're mixing peanut butter into your six-month-old's cereal. New moms used to be warned to avoid foods …

Parenting

Safety Lessons That Could Save Your Kid’s Life

You do plenty to keep your child safe—putting plugs in electrical outlets, strapping on a helmet before biking. But the most important way to protect your kid is to teach him how to be cautious when you’re not around. Amy Frias, community educator at CHOC Children’s in Orange, California, and …

Orange County

8 Crazy, Fun, and Unexpected Ways to Pump Up Your Summer Road Trip

Forget license plate bingo—these road trip activities will leave your kids begging for more time in the car.<p>'Tis the season...road trip season, that is! Once school lets out, families all across the U.S. can be found loading up their minivans and embarking on multi-state treks to escape the daily …

Kids

Khloé Kardashian Slams Claims She's on a 'Ridiculous' Post-Baby Diet After Showing Off Weight Loss

For Khloé Kardashian, fitness is a way of life.<p>The 33-year-old reality star—who welcomed her first child, daughter True, on April 12—shot down speculation that she’s turned to “ridiculous diets” to drop weight.<p>“I truly dislike when people report I’ve lost a tremendous amount of weight in a short …

Fitness

Update: CDC Says to Throw Out ALL Kellogg's Honey Smacks Regardless of Size, Date

A salmonella contamination has poisoned 70 plus in 31 different states.<p>UPDATE: After more than 70 people have contracted salmonella poisoning from the popular breakfast cereal, both the Food and Drug Administration as well as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have asked all households …

Honey Smacks

Vegetable Trays Linked to More Than 75 Illnesses Across 6 States

Just when you think you're making the healthy choice by opting for produce at your pit stop.<p>Calling all gas station and grocery store snackers: Check your packaging before you bite. Ready-to-eat Del Monte snack trays featuring broccoli, cauliflower, carrots, and dill dip have been linked to 78 …

Public Health

Twitter Users Warn of Possible Epilepsy Inducing Scenes in 'Incredibles 2'

The movie's villain uses a weapon that creates strobing lights with the intention of disorienting people, Twitter user Veronica Lewis explained.<p><i>Incredibles 2</i> may be breaking records for the biggest animated film opening in box office history according to <i>CNN Money</i>, but those who went to see the …

Twitter

Twitter Users Expose 'Incredibles 2' for Scenes That Could Harm Those With Epilepsy

The movie's villain uses a weapon that creates strobing lights with the intention of disorienting people, Twitter user Veronica Lewis explained.<p><i>Incredibles 2</i> may be breaking records for the biggest animated film opening in box office history according to <i>CNN Money</i>, but those who went to see the …

Twitter