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In Germany babies can be registered as neither sex

BERLIN (AP) — A new law has gone into effect allowing German parents to register their newborn babies as neither male nor female if they were born with traits of both sexes. The German Parliament […]

11/01/2013

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Malibu High classes relocated over health concerns

  MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Some classes at Malibu High School are being relocated this week while officials investigate potential health risks on campus, according to the district’s superintendent. Parent groups demanded Monday that classes […]

10/10/2013

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Grants, scholarships key to paying for college

WASHINGTON (AP) — Grants and scholarships are taking a leading role in paying college bills, surpassing the traditional role parents long have played in helping foot the bills, according to a report from loan giant […]

07/23/2013

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20,000 foster kids adopted so far through website

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal officials say 20,000 foster children have been adopted after being listed on a national website that links adoptive families with kids. The number is especially significant because the majority of those […]

06/21/2013

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New book explores the not-so-miserable only child

NEW YORK (AP) — No kids, one kid, four kids: There’s no end to the debate over why people decide on a certain number. But is one family configuration more scrutinized than another? Lauren Sandler […]

06/18/2013

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Poll: 2 in 5 women would consider solo parenthood

(AP) – As Christy Everson was nearing age 40, she made a decision: She wanted to have a child, even though she was single and it meant doing it all alone. Her daughter, conceived via […]

05/30/2013

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Hello muddah? Not everyone loved sleepaway camp

NEW YORK (AP) — When the school year ends a few weeks from now, millions of kids will head off to sleepaway camp for a summer filled with color wars, kayaking and bunk life. Most […]

05/16/2013

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Parents outraged that kids were denied lunch

ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) — As many as 25 students at a Massachusetts school were denied lunch this week — with at least some forced to dump their food in the garbage — because they couldn’t pay, school officials and parents said.

04/04/2013

Don’t tell kids about past drug use, study finds

OK, so you smoked a few joints, and maybe even tried something stronger. You’re thinking that sharing your experiences with your kids will help drive home the anti-drug message. But a new report suggests you re-think that approach.

02/25/2013

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New Calif. law eases sperm donor testing rules

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A new California law aimed at making it faster and less expensive for women to get pregnant using sperm from a donor they know is scheduled to take effect on Jan. 1.

12/28/2012

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