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US births hit a 30-year low, despite good economy

9 monthes ago   |   By WCVB

Experts said several factors may be combining to drive the declines, including shifting attitudes about motherhood and changing immigration patterns.
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U.S. birth rate hits a 30-year low, despite good economy

U.S. birth rate hits a 30-year low, despite good economy

9 monthes ago   |   By Baltimore Sun

U.S. birth rates declined last year for women in their teens, 20s and - surprisingly - their 30s, leading to the fewest babies in 30 years, according to a government report released Thursday. Experts said several factors may be combining to drive the declines, including shifting attitudes about...
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Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

The German designer, who was the creative director for Chanel and Fendi, has died at age 85. Read more ...

Sen. Bernie Sanders announces 2020 presidential run

Sen. Bernie Sanders announces 2020 presidential run

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has announced a second run for president. Read more ...

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'Really awesome': Officer leaves pregnant waitress big tip on $9 bill

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Maryland joins lawsuit challenging president's national emergency declaration

Maryland joins lawsuit challenging president's national emergency declaration

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16 States Sue Over Trump's National Emergency Declaration

16 States Sue Over Trump's National Emergency Declaration

A coalition led by California has sued the Trump administration over its plan to divert billions of dollars to border wall construction. Read more ...

Tractor-trailer carrying chickens teeters at edge of bridge after deadly crash

Tractor-trailer carrying chickens teeters at edge of bridge after deadly crash

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Jussie Smollett Allegedly Wanted ‘Bigger Reaction' From Threatening Letter

Jussie Smollett Allegedly Wanted ‘Bigger Reaction' From Threatening Letter

Investigators looking into the alleged hate crime against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett are examining a threatening letter sent last month. A source told CBS Chicago, "when... Read more ...

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

The German designer, who was the creative director for Chanel and Fendi, has died at age 85. Read more ...

10 people hospitalized after crash involving Lynx bus in Orange County

10 people hospitalized after crash involving Lynx bus in Orange County

A Lynx bus was involved in a crash Tuesday morning in the Pine Hills area, officials said. Read more ...

Intense video: Good Samaritans rescue woman from burning car

Intense video: Good Samaritans rescue woman from burning car

A wreck in St. John Parish, Louisiana, turned into a dramatic rescue. Read more ...