‘Miracle Mal,’ Malori Rogers releases book 7 years after suffering brain bleed

‘Miracle Mal,’ Malori Rogers releases book 7 years after suffering brain bleed

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) – Seven years after suffering a brain bleed in the middle of a volleyball game, Malori Rogers is sharing her journey to recovery in a new book – a side of the story she says no one has heard. KCBD Newschannel 11 has followed Rogers (formerly Maddox) for the past several years … Read more

Hidden books in NSW town Braidwood taking kids on literary treasure hunts to encourage reading

Hidden books in NSW town Braidwood taking kids on literary treasure hunts to encourage reading

In the New South Wales Southern Tablelands town of Braidwood, a literary treasure hunt craze is sweeping the streets.  Key points: The hidden book trend in Braidwood has been going for three years Books are hidden in nooks and crannies all over town for kids to find Once found, children read the book, write their name in … Read more

Opinion: What Jamie Lee Curtis gets right about ‘nepo babies’

Opinion: What Jamie Lee Curtis gets right about ‘nepo babies’

Editor’s Note: Dean Obeidallah, a former attorney, is the host of SiriusXM radio’s daily program “The Dean Obeidallah Show.” Follow him @DeanObeidallah@masto.ai. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his own. View more opinion on CNN. CNN  —  Looks like Merriam-Webster got it wrong with its recent choice for 2022’s “word of the year.” Instead … Read more

Jamie Lee Curtis says the ‘nepo baby’ conversation is ‘designed to try to diminish and denigrate’

Jamie Lee Curtis says the ‘nepo baby’ conversation is ‘designed to try to diminish and denigrate’

CNN  —  Jamie Lee Curtis is opening up about her experiences in Hollywood as the child of movie stars, prompted by the current conversation around ‘nepo babies’ – the term for children of notable figures whose familial ties are thought to have helped them find exposure and fame themselves. The actress, who is the daughter … Read more

Woman suspected of kidnapping 5-month-old twins is arrested in Indianapolis; missing baby found alive

Woman suspected of kidnapping 5-month-old twins is arrested in Indianapolis; missing baby found alive

CNN  —  [Breaking news update at 7:50 p.m. ET] A 5-month-old baby who was kidnapped with his twin while inside a car that was stolen Monday was found alive Thursday in Indianapolis, the Columbus Police Department said in a statement. “The 5-month-old boy is in good health and being transported to a hospital to be … Read more

Why ‘nepo babies’ are all over the internet right now

Why ‘nepo babies’ are all over the internet right now

CNN  —  One of the surest roads to success in showbiz is to be the child of an already famous and successful person. These progeny are called nepo babies (nepo = nepotism), and they have not-so-secretly infiltrated countless beloved pop culture properties. Who was your favorite character on “Stranger Things”? Robin, was it? Nepo baby. … Read more

Vancouver baby charity issues plea for help after spike in demand

Vancouver baby charity issues plea for help after spike in demand

Global News Hour at 6 BC Dealing with a 52 per cent surge in parents seeking help, Vancouver charity BabyGoRound issued an urgent plea Monday for donations of lightly used baby gear such as clothes, bassinets, and cribs. As Aaron McArthur reports, among the parents seeking help are newly-arrived refugees fleeing the war in Ukraine.

CVS, Walgreens limit purchases of children’s pain-relief medicine

CVS, Walgreens limit purchases of children’s pain-relief medicine

CNN  —  Increased demand has led CVS and Walgreens to limit purchases of children’s pain-relief medicine, the companies confirmed to CNN on Monday. CVS is restricting both in-person and online purchases to two children’s pain relief products. Walgreens has limited online purchases to six over-the-counter fever reducers per transaction, but it does not have an … Read more

‘Parents shunning nurseries to save money risks children’s development’, says London deputy mayor

‘Parents shunning nurseries to save money risks children’s development’, says London deputy mayor

Working from home means families are shunning nurseries to save money which is risking children’s development, London’s deputy mayor has warned. Joanne McCartney, the Labour deputy chief for children and families, said the capital was still “not back to where it should be” this year with attendance at nurseries, with vacancies in some suburbs and … Read more

Covid-19 vaccine boosters for kids age 5 and under

Covid-19 vaccine boosters for kids age 5 and under

CNN  —  Last week, the US Food and Drug Administration authorized the bivalent Covid-19 booster for children 6 months to 5 years old. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has since recommended the booster, and now everyone 6 months and older is able to receive the updated coronavirus vaccine except kids who got … Read more