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3 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Ex-etiquette: When adults use juvenile slurs

Q: I've been living with my girlfriend and her two kids for about six months. Everything is okay between us, however, it really bothers me that she refers to her ex as, "the a---".

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7 hrs ago | KFAX-AM Fremont

Are You "Crossing" Your Children?

In the beginning of parenthood, children are viewed as innocents and all they do is sleep, eat, coo, poo and melt your heart.

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11 hrs ago | SFGate

Alicia Silverstone courts controversy with parenting book

"Clueless" star Alicia Silverstone has risked the wrath of parenting groups by sharing her controversial views on motherhood in a new book, in which she criticizes vaccination programs and claims women can boost fertility by ditching tampons and sugar.

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Related Topix: Short, Comedy Movies, Clueless, Celebrities, Family, Alicia Silverstone, Vaccinations, Health

15 hrs ago | Denver Westword

Richard Jama, nurse's aid, accused of sex assault on 71-year-old

Back in 2011, Richard Jama was at featured in a Denver Post article labeled "Proud Father Embraces His Responsibility" -- a headline far more positive than the ones this certified nurses aide is inspiring now.

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19 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

A parenting nightmare is when your daughter has an accident 4,000 miles from home

You never want somebody else's face to pop up on a video call from your daughter's cell number.

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22 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Parenting expands to our parents

Being an elderly caregiver lends perspective as to what days could be like if your elderly parents required your full attention as you once required theirs.

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Related Topix: Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen)

Mon Apr 21, 2014

KKMS-AM Saint Paul

Your Greatest Legacy - Encouragement for Today - April 22, 2014

Nothing keeps you on your knees or on your toes like parenting. Maybe you can relate to these words attributed to John Wilmot: "Before I got married, I had six theories about raising children; now I have six children and no theories."

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Related Topix: Family, Life, Hobbies, Genealogy

Daily Mail

Scandal of the doctors who were let off after approving abortions...

Grads of $35,000-a-year prep school were 'masterminds behind heavily-armed drug ring at posh Philadelphia colleges and high schools' that they infiltrated by coaching lacrosse teams Top Hollywood bosses - including former Fox head, an ex-Disney TV president and a Broadway producer - accused alongside X-men director Bryan Singer of abusing boys ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sex Scandal, Chris Christie, US Governors, Family, Abortion

Daily Mail

Utah boy accidentally shot and killed by his sister

'It was my dream to win for the people of Boston': American man wins city's marathon for the first time in THREE DECADES while wearing bombing victims' names, just a year after tragedy hit EXCLUSIVE - The killer smirk that says I'm free: Ronald Reagan shooter John Hinckley pictured for first time after winning fight to be released for 17 days a ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Utah, Family, North Korea, World News, Asia

EDGE

Christian Activists: Children Better Off Orphans Than With Gay Parents

The religious right's love affair with the anti-gay policies of Russian President Vladmir Putin continued Sunday on the weekly edition of ABC's "This Week with George Stephanopoulos," when a panel of mostly conservative commentators supported the ban on gay adoption in Russia.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Family, Vladimir Putin, North Carolina

Brown Deer

Volunteers Needed to Faciliate Parenting Classes; Free Training

"We are seeing an increased need in the community for specialized parenting groups," said Jan Buchler, Executive Director of The Parenting Network.

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Related Topix: Family, Milwaukee, WI

GPB.org

For The Children's Sake, Put Down That Smartphone

It's not just kids who are overdoing screen time. Parents are often just as guilty of spending too much time checking smartphones and e-mail and the consequences for their children can be troubling.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Times Observer

Parenting classes offered

Warren County Children and Youth Services will offer a variety of parenting classes in May and June.

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Related Topix: Family, Warren, PA

Star Tribune

Parents fatigued by kids' obsession with 'Frozen'

An undated handout image from the movie "Frozen." The historic Walt Disney Animation Studios, where the art of mainstream animation was essentially born, wins its first Oscars for “Frozen,” and with it a new lease on life.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Northwestern University, Winnetka, IL, Chicago, IL

NorthJersey.com

Verona offers advice on parenting preteens and teens

An event to help parents raising preteens or teens will take place at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 24 in the Verona Community Center, 880 Bloomfield Ave. The event will feature advice on why teenagers do what they do, understanding a child's struggle with independence and identity, ways to assist in developing values, realistic expectations and ... (more)

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Related Topix: Family, Verona, NJ, Teenagers

The Town Talk

Hax: Calm down the pre-vacation anxiety

Dear Carolyn: My boys are 4 and 6 and very high-energy, though well behaved for their ages.

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New York Post

The tyranny of the organic mommy mafia

"Am I going to be an outcast?" A friend, who recently moved to an upscale neighborhood in Madison, Wis., called me last week to ask if she would be able to make mommy friends if she continued feeding her children - gasp! - non-organic food.

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Related Topix: US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Agriculture, Science

HeraldNet

No child deserves parenting by the rod

Today I'd like to inscribe a name on your heart so that it can live forever: Hana Williams.

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Related Topix: Sedro-Woolley, WA

Sat Apr 19, 2014

News Observer

Teach children to be smart with money

Authors, school systems and others are showing increasingly concerted efforts to provide children as young as kindergarten with more and better personal finance and money handling information and skills.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, New Hill, NC

The Chronicle Herald

Man in Rehtaeh Parsons case charged with threatening her father

Glen Canning, the father of Rehtaeh Parsons, at his Halifax home earlier this month.

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Related Topix: Canada, Prison, Family

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