Family & Parenting

Dolly Parton Brings Holiday Cheer To CBS With ‘A Holly Dolly Christmas'

37 minutes ago   |   CBS

Global icon and country music superstar Dolly Parton shares the spirit of the holidays in her new one-hour entertainment special A Holly Dolly Christmas , airing Sunday...
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Student loan forgiveness should include those whose debt is already paid

37 minutes ago   |   America Blog

A proposal for Joe Biden to forgive a portion of student loans - perhaps up to $50,000 per person - has been gaining ground since the election. I'm all for it, so long as we...
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Alaskan teen released from jail just one week before allegedly gunning down four family members

43 minutes ago   |   NY Daily News

An Alaskan teenager accused of gunning down four of his family members, two of who were young children, was behind bars on an assault charge just one week ahead of the deadly...
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Alabama woman raising 12 kids after her sister, brother-in-law die of COVID-19

43 minutes ago   |   ABC

"We always said that we didn't want our kids to be separated. We wanted our kids to stay together," Francesca McCall said.
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Spain has led on uncovering Latin America's missing victims of dictatorships. What about at home?

1 hour ago   |   NBC News

Human rights activist Emilio Silva was able to find the remains of his grandfather in northern Spain, where his body had been in a ditch for 64 years. But many other families...
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U.S. Imposes Severe Travel Restrictions On Chinese Communist Party Members

U.S. Imposes Severe Travel Restrictions On Chinese Communist Party Members

1 hour ago   |   NPR

The new rules reduce the maximum validity of U.S. business and tourist visas held by Party members and their families from 10 years to one month. China calls the action part of...
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Some wealthy parents are eager to give their children multicultural experiences, from elaborate trips to nannies that speak multiple languages. During COVID-19, they've had to get creative

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Many US families have had to cancel international travel this year as COVID-19 cut into their spring and summer plans. Further decimating any hopes of...
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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Spotted Buying Christmas Tree in California

1 hour ago   |   Newsweek

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have their family Christmas Tree ahead of a first U.S. Christmas at their new Santa Barbara home.
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California politicians skewered for social crimes in the age of coronavirus

California politicians skewered for social crimes in the age of coronavirus

1 hour ago   |   Politico

OAKLAND, Calif. - California politicians are drawing scorn for the unthinkable: dining out, spending Thanksgiving with relatives and traveling out of state. Such malfeasance is...
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The loneliness economy: Companies and entrepreneurs see a spike in interest for rent-a-friend services, chatbots, and online communities that target feelings of isolation

The loneliness economy: Companies and entrepreneurs see a spike in interest for rent-a-friend services, chatbots, and online communities that target feelings of isolation

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement After a few hours home alone without looking at her phone, Akvile Les, 30, receives a notification. It's a message asking how she's doing and whether...
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Wisconsin Supreme Court won't hear Trump election lawsuit

Wisconsin Supreme Court won't hear Trump election lawsuit

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has decided it will not hear President Donald Trump's election lawsuit. Read more ...

VP-elect Kamala Harris picks Tina Flournoy to be her chief of staff

VP-elect Kamala Harris picks Tina Flournoy to be her chief of staff

Tina Flournoy's appointment as Harris' top staffer adds to a team of advisers led by Black women. Read more ...

Volunteer bitten by tiger at Carole Baskin's Big Cat Rescue

Volunteer bitten by tiger at Carole Baskin's Big Cat Rescue

The volunteer was taken to a hospital for treatment of serious injuries after staff and other volunteers at Big Cat Rescue sought to stop the bleeding, according to Carole Baskin. Read more ...

Kentucky reports highest daily number of COVID-19 deaths for second straight day

Kentucky reports highest daily number of COVID-19 deaths for second straight day

Kentucky saw its highest number of new COVID-19 deaths on Wednesday. Read more ...

Former Presidents Obama, Bush and Clinton volunteer to get coronavirus...

Former Presidents Obama, Bush and Clinton volunteer to get coronavirus vaccine publicly to prove it's safe

Former Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton are volunteering to get their COVID-19 vaccines on camera to promote public confidence in the vaccine's safety... Read more ...

Former football coach Lou Holtz to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

Former football coach Lou Holtz to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump will award former football coach Lou Holtz with the Presidential Medal of Freedom Thursday. Holtz, who led Notre Dame to a national... Read more ...

Anthony Davis agrees to $190 million extension with Lakers

Anthony Davis agrees to $190 million extension with Lakers

Anthony Davis is giving it another go with LeBron James in Los Angeles. The superstar forward agreed to a five-year, $190 million max deal to stay with the Los Angeles Lakers... Read more ...

Trump says William Barr hasn't looked ‘very hard' at election fraud issue

Trump says William Barr hasn't looked ‘very hard' at election fraud issue

President Trump on Thursday slammed Attorney General William Barr for not looking “very hard” at his claim that massive fraud resulted in President-elect Joe Biden's win. Barr... Read more ...

Warner Bros. to release all 2021 films on HBO Max, theaters

Warner Bros. to release all 2021 films on HBO Max, theaters

NEW YORK - In the most seismic shift by a Hollywood studio yet during the pandemic, Warner Bros. Pictures on Thursday announced that all of its 2021 film slate - including a... Read more ...

US stocks edge towards new records after jobless claims fall more than expected

US stocks edge towards new records after jobless claims fall more than expected

Summary List Placement US stocks gained slightly on Thursday after falling jobless claims offered an encouraging sign of labor-market improvement. New weekly claims for... Read more ...