Top Stories - Family

Empty baby beds, maternity ward

Report: German woman, 65, has quadruplets

For many people, 13 children would be more than enough.

But not for Annegret Raunigk.

The 65-year-old German grandmother recently gave birth to quadruplets, making her the oldest woman ever to do so.

The new arrivals increase her progeny to a total of 1...

South Korean women peace march

Women activists cross DMZ from North Korea

An international group of female activists crossed the heavily fortified border between North and South Korea on Sunday in a controversial effort to bring attention to the need for peace between the two nations.

Ireland Vote 2

Ireland awaits same-sex marriage vote count

Irish voters went to the polls Friday to decide whether to change the country's constitution to allow same-sex marriage.

Counting will start Saturday morning, with the result due by the end of the day.

It's a landmark referendum that, if passed, would ...

girl scout cookies

Girl Scouts welcomes transgender girls

Transgender girls are welcome in the Girl Scouts of the United States of America, a stance that has attracted controversy from some conservative groups over the past week.

facebook

Mom shames daughter, 13, in Facebook video

The video can be uncomfortable to watch.

Bristol Palin

Bristol Palin's wedding is called off

With less than one week before the big day, Bristol Palin's wedding to 2011 Medal of Honor recipient Dakota Meyer has been called off.

In a statement posted to Facebook on Monday, her mother, former vice-presidential candidate and Alaska governor Sar...

Airplane landing

US mom gives birth overseas, gets stranded

Wendy Morrow, who was seven months pregnant, was ready to board the plane at the Hong Kong International Airport to visit her brother in Xiamen, China, but moments before she got to the gate -- her water broke.

Soon she found herself facing an unlikel...

Obama_on_health_001

Obama: Class segregation is holding Americans back

Americans are becoming increasingly segregated by class, and that's making it harder for many to get ahead, in President Obama's view.

One of the main reasons the American Dream is fading for so many is that the rich are increasingly living with and ...

dollar bills, money

How Americans miss out on $24 billion a year

If someone handed you $1,300, would you turn it down?

When couples are out of sync about sex

Get a group of married women together and the topic of sex -- or more specifically how their partners want it more than they do -- invariably comes up.

"Why can't we be more in sync?" many women wonder. "Why don't we want to have sex as much as our hu...

Balancing the things you have and want to do over the holidays is no easy task.

Family Interactives

advertisement


advertisement