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  • Mom ditched her baby, toddler in a hot, trash-filled apartment after eviction, Texas cops say

    05/07/2018 11:18:26 AM PDT · by Morgana · 53 replies
    Star Telegram ^ | May 3, 2018 | Matthew Martinez
    Kerri Rochelle Green was evicted from her Houston apartment in March. Weeks later, on April 23, a manager at the complex made a horrifying discovery when she went into her old unit to make sure it was empty. Green's two young children had apparently been left inside the hot, trash-filled apartment, according to KPRC. The 2-year-old boy and the 10-month-old girl were each wrapped in several blankets and were found lying in the same crib, without access to food or water. The malnourished-looking boy appeared to be the same size as the little girl, according to the Houston Chronicle. KHOU...
  • Don't call me baby: the birth of the gender-neutral 'theyby'

    04/27/2018 9:23:46 AM PDT · by Zakeet · 22 replies
    (UK) Guardian ^ | April 26, 2018 | Steven Poole
    Babies are so passe, even royal ones. The hip new thing to have is a "theyby", according to a trend spotted by New York magazine that sees parents bringing up their offspring in a gender-neutral fashion.
  • What will royal baby be named? Prince William, Kate keep world guessing

    04/24/2018 9:56:39 AM PDT · by GuavaCheesePuff · 84 replies
    NBC News ^ | April 24, 2018 | Rachel Elbaum
    LONDON — What's in a name? Everything, when you're a royal baby. The arrival of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s third child on Monday has left the world wondering what the new prince will be called. If recent history is anything to go by, Kensington Palace may opt to release the new baby’s name on Wednesday. Prince William and the former Kate Middleton made such announcements two days after the births of his siblings, George and Charlotte.
  • Turkey jails Kurdish teacher with baby on terror charge

    04/22/2018 6:14:32 AM PDT · by Texas Fossil · 11 replies
    Rudaw ^ | 4-21-18 | Rudaw
    ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Turkish authorities have jailed a Kurdish teacher for her condemnation of the killing of civilians during anti-PKK operations in 2016. The teacher gave birth recently and will go to prison with her baby. “Do not stay silent… Do not let human beings and children die, and do not let mothers cry,” Ayse Celik said on-air during a phone-in show on Turkey’s Kanal D TV station in January 2016. She was reacting to military operations in her hometown of Diyarbakir and criticized Turkish media for their coverage of the events. “What is happening here is shown on...
  • Baby found inside burning vehicle while suspect was in the trunk

    04/20/2018 8:12:06 AM PDT · by bgill · 15 replies
    kxan ^ | Apr. 19, 2018 | Calily Bien
    The incident happened early Thursday morning in a parking lot of the McLennan Community College in Waco. A spokesperson for the college said an officer on patrol found the car with an infant locked inside. When the officer was able to get the baby out, he noticed smoke coming from the trunk. KWTK, KXAN's sister station in Waco, reports other personnel on the scene were able to open the trunk, where they found the suspect, identified as Jacob Russell Laskowski, 24. The fire department report indicates Laskowski, who is a student at the school, locked himself in the trunk and...
  • Senate to allow Duckworth to bring newborn onto floor

    04/17/2018 3:46:47 AM PDT · by Libloather · 50 replies
    NY Post ^ | 4/16/18 | Chris Perez
    For the first time ever, US lawmakers are reportedly going to let a sitting senator bring a child onto the Senate floor while the chamber is in session. Senate leaders are expected to approve a resolution filed by Sen. Tammy Duckworth — the first senator to give birth while in office — that would allow her new baby girl to accompany her for the next few months, according to Politico. The request will ultimately let senators bring children under a year old onto the Senate floor. Duckworth (D-Ill.) told the website before her daughter was born that new mothers couldn’t...
  • Police Arrest Man For Killing Baby, Ex-Wife

    04/12/2018 9:07:49 PM PDT · by BBell · 16 replies
    A man from Niger stabbed to death his German ex-wife and their one-year-old daughter in a brutal attack in a busy train station Thursday, police said. The bloody knife killings took place mid-morning in the busiest subway station of Hamburg, Germany’s second-biggest city. “The crime was very, very terrible in its execution, very targeted and very, very extreme,” said police spokesman Timo Zill. “We currently assume it was a crime of passion.”
  • Amazing photos show 3-week-old baby sleeping in same position as he did in the womb

    04/12/2018 1:41:07 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 26 replies
    Life Site News ^ | 04/12/2018 | Lisa Bourne
    Matching images of a South Carolina baby boy taken within weeks before and after birth show he continues to sleep in the same exact position as he did in the womb -- capturing the baby boy’s personality while highlighting the humanity of the preborn. Michael Steppling was caught in a laid-back pose with both arms up over his head when his mother, Sarah Kelleher Steppling, had an ultrasound at 38 weeks in her pregnancy with him. Michael continued to sleep in the same position after he was born, and his easygoing demeanor emerged even more clearly after his mom had...
  • Wedding Interrupted as Guest Gives Birth

    02/25/2018 8:48:51 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 10 replies
    The Nation ^ | February 25, 2018
    A baby was born at a wedding ceremony in Nakhon Ratchasima’s Sikhiu district on Saturday to the excited anxiety of many at the event. Nattaporn Tesrit, a friend of bride Mayuree Kumchanteuk, was nearly nine months pregnant as she attended the ceremony. As the bride was waiting for the arrival of the dowry procession, Nattaporn went into labour. Guests expressed shock but did their best to help Nattaporn, who was brought under the shade of a tree and rescue workers were alerted to transfer her to a nearby hospital. Ads by AdAsia You can close Ad in 5 s However,...
  • Back to Sleep Campaign [Box for Babies] Many parents still regularly risk their babies' lives as they put them to bed, according to a new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Analyzing data from the states, the CDC found that parents continue to practice unsafe habits that have been associated with sleep-related infant deaths, including sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). For instance:
  • The Scottish Government apparently decided that newborns need taxpayer-funded supplies

    12/15/2017 8:48:08 AM PST · by Salgak · 14 replies
    ParentClub (Scotland) ^ | Dec 15, 2017 | Self
    Today, a British friend of mine posted a photo of his three-year-old son looking into his newborn brother's crib. Which is made of cardboard. Inquiring, it turned out to be "Scotland's Baby Box", a government-funded initiative that gives a large box full of clothing and baby supplies to every child born in Scotland. This thing makes the usual "baby bag" of freebies handed out at hospitals (and paid for by companies that hope the recipients will buy more of their product, when the starter packs run out. . .) look trivial in comparison. Since when was it the job of...
  • Pediatrician: Revealing Your Baby’s Sex Might Traumatize Him, Because Trans

    12/01/2017 5:55:03 AM PST · by x1stcav · 38 replies
    The Federalist ^ | 12/1/17 | Mary Hasson
    The medical establishment is losing its bearings. Caught in the twilight zone of transgender alt-reality, where hurt feelings matter more than hard science, America’s pediatricians see a new threat on the horizon. In the November 2017 issue of Pediatrics, Dr. Leena Nahata, a pediatric endocrinologist at the highly ranked Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, sounds the alarm about the “gender reveal” phenomenon. She warns that a sonogram posted to Facebook, or a party to announce the unborn child’s sex, is a hazard to “pediatric health.” So is the traditional delivery room cry of “It’s a girl!” or “It’s a...
  • Thanking God for the Miracle That is You

    11/23/2017 11:01:24 AM PST · by Kaslin · 7 replies ^ | November 23, 2017 | Rebecca Hagelin
    My heart leapt this week when I placed my hands on your mommy’s belly for the first time and felt you move. Dear beloved grandchild, you are a squirmy one! My daughter giggled at my squeals of joy from feeling you softly “dance” inside her. Little does she know that one day very soon your movements will be powerful kicks instead of gentle flutters. Your mom and dad have decided to wait until your birth to discover if you are a boy or a girl. And they will rejoice in learning your identity, knowing that it is the Creator of...
  • Bronx woman who killed pregnant friend, cut out baby gets 40 years to life

    11/17/2017 8:03:47 PM PST · by ConservativeStatement · 9 replies
    WABC ^ | November 15, 2017
    WAKEFIELD, Bronx (WABC) -- A Bronx woman who killed her pregnant friend and cut her baby out of her body was sentenced Wednesday to 40 years to life in prison. Ashleigh Wade was found guilty in October of second-degree murder and kidnapping. She was sentenced to 25 years to life on the murder count and an additional 15 years for the kidnapping charge.
  • Mother arrested for death of 10-day-old baby in Rochester

    11/14/2017 5:47:38 PM PST · by Morgana · 42 replies
    wivb ^ | Nov. 14, 2017 | wivb
    ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WIVB) — According to the Rochester Police Department, the mother of a 10-day-old baby has been arrested for the infant’s death. Police say that when police arrived on scene around 2:30 p.m. Monday, they were told the child was found in bathtub of the home. The baby was immediately transported to Rochester General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
  • Pregnant mother dropped from abortion show because she might upset panellists who had terminations

    11/10/2017 4:26:23 PM PST · by Ennis85
    Daily mail ^ | October 8th 2017 | Jonathon Petre
    Denmark’s nationalist Danish People’s Party (Dansk Folkeparti, DF) wants to change rules to prevent foreign citizens from running in municipal and regional elections.
  • Mother Arrested on Murder Charge After Body of Young Girl Found in SW Miami-Dade Dumpster

    11/06/2017 4:08:15 PM PST · by Morgana · 15 replies
    nbc ^ | Nov. 5, 2017 | nbc
    A Florida woman is accused of suffocating her 4-year-old daughter and then tossing her body in a dumpster, police said. Tina Farrington, 31, was held without bond Monday at the Miami-Dade County jail on a first-degree murder charge, officials said. According to an arrest report, Farrington told police she was at her home on Halloween night with 4-year-old Tania Paige and another child when she became upset with the girl. Farrington lured Tania and her brother to a bedroom, according to police, and then used a pillow to suffocate her.
  • Sheriff: 3-year-old girl dies after spanking, suspect arrested

    11/03/2017 6:40:17 AM PDT · by Morgana · 26 replies
    katv ^ | Nov. 3, 2017 | katv
    CHICOT COUNTY, Ark. (KATV) — A man is facing a capital murder charge in connection to the death of a 3-year-old girl, who authorities say died after apparently being spanked. The Chicot County Sheriff's Department reports 3-year-old Journee Orji was admitted to the local emergency room by her mother and grandmother on Tuesday. Authorities say Journee's mother, Jasmine Evans, stated her boyfriend, Jeffery Tucker, had "spanked" the child earlier in the day and later left in Evans' vehicle.
  • Should You Call in a Noise Complaint on a Family With a Crying Baby?

    10/28/2017 8:30:39 AM PDT · by Raymond Pamintuan · 91 replies
    PJ Media ^ | October 25, 2017 | ARNOLD CARREIRO
    You’ve had a long day, and you have to get up early tomorrow morning. You’re tucked into bed and ready for a good night’s sleep when you hear it: Your neighbor’s baby is wailing away once again. Your sleep-deprived mind is split between two options: either do your best to ignore the infant’s unending crying fit, or file a noise complaint and let the police handle the problem. Many people have had to deal with this same scenario, and some folks on Quora shared their own stories on how they’ve dealt with it, but what would YOU do?
  • ‘I just started crying hysterically:’ Woman details baby’s rescue from dumpster

    10/26/2017 3:24:47 PM PDT · by Morgana · 11 replies
    KXAN ^ | October 26, 2017 | STAFF
    AUSTIN (KXAN) — A newborn girl was found in a dumpster in north Austin Wednesday morning and now police are trying to piece together what happened. In an afternoon press conference, Austin police said the child is in fair condition. The dumpster was located at the Mira Vista Apartment located at 9601 Middle Fiskville Rd., which is near Rundberg Lane. Austin police say they responded to a check welfare call around 6:55 a.m. after a passerby spotted the infant. A witness who saw the baby tells KXAN the girl still had her umbilical cord attached.