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  • Police report:  Ohio mother kills sons then self.
    Police: Separated Ohio mother shoots and kills sons, then self
    According to the Springfield News-Sun, Rachel Johnson, 31 of Ohio, fatally shot and killed her two sons, 10 and 7, then shot herself Wednesday. Springfield schools were two weeks into the opening of the 2014-15 school year, and tragedy struck on...
  • St. Elizabeth Ann Seton turns 240!
    Happy Birthday Mother Seton!
    Aug. 28 marked the 240th birthday of Elizabeth Ann Seton—the first saint to be born in the United States. To celebrate her birthday, the National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton will be holding a special birthday celebration today, Aug. 31...
  • Breast feeding awareness comes to Riverside
    Breast feeding awareness comes to Riverside
    Inland Empire Chapter of LaLeche League International, Badass Breast feeders of the Inland Empire and the Inland Empire Cloth Diapering and Baby Wearing Facebook group all participated in the breast feeding awareness event The Global Big Latch On,...
  • Brian Keith Leeman and Judy Moon
    Man Wanted for Questioning in Mother's Death
    Metro Nashville Police are still looking for Brian Keith Leeman. Leeman is wanted for questioning in connection with his mother’s death. According to the Metro Nashville Police Department, Judy Moon, age 68, was found dead in her Whites...
  • Jessica Smith
    Jessica Smith confesses to drowning her toddler and attempting to kill her teen
    There is new information this Monday about the case of a mother charges with murdering her 2-year-old daughter, Isabella Smith, and attempting to murder her 13-year-old daughter.Jessica Smith, 40, of Godlendale, WA was arrested Sunday evening for...
  • Man's girlfriend stabs him in self-defense after he assaults his mother
    Man's girlfriend stabs him in self-defense after he assaults his mother
    A Jackson man was being held on bond Tuesday night after being arraigned on charges in a Monday night incident in which his girlfriend stabbed him in self-defense inside his mother's apartment, according to a news release from the Jackson...
  • Rosie at Martinez Shelter
    Mother and child reunion at Reunion Rescue
    Our wonderful adopters Annie and family just added to their budding Reunion Rescue family. Vito from Martinez is now a proud family member, loved and cherished. He will be joining us this year at Strut Your Mutt on Treasure Island, but we still...
  • Is paid maternity leave worth the costs?
    Paid maternity leave a good idea America cannot afford
    Imagine you are a working mother and want to spend time with your newborn child but cannot because you live paycheck to paycheck. Any country in the Western Hemisphere would allow you to receive some form of monetary payment and at least have help...
  • Mom finds loophole in 3-year-old's story about stealing the douhgnut
    Mom finds loophole in 3-year-old's story about stealing the douhgnut
    According to Yahoo! on Wednesday, a video that was recorded by a mother interrogating her 3-year-old daughter about stealing a doughnut, has gone viral. The mom gives some surprising responses to her daughter during the conversation. In the end,...
  • Lunch
    Zuri's Circle Cancer Survivor Benefit Lunch
    [Tempe, Ariz]--- There is no greater feeling in life than overcoming death. This Sunday, Zuri's Circle hosts a cancer survivor benefit luncheon at the Olive Branch in Tempe. This event aims to awareness and encouragement for cancer patients...
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    The faith of my father
    The faith of my father is something that has troubled my soul for decades. I'm blessed to have a mom and grandmother who actually raised me. (It does take a village.) This was my saving grace. In the "House of Macy," faith was...
  • Woman dies in prison
    Woman dies in prison: Mother of 7 dies in prison serving kid's school absences
    A woman dies in prison while serving out a two-day jail sentence... for her children. The Pennsylvania mother of seven children was found dead in a jail cell this week after she was sentenced to serve 48 hours behind bars. Her crime? Her children...
  • Shaler shooting a tragedy, mother hurts boyfriend, kills herself
    Shaler shooting: Mother hurts boyfriend in shooting, kills herself after divorce
    A Shaler shooting that occurred this weekend has left one woman — a mother of four children — her former boyfriend, and a pair of families in despair. The female shooter, recently identified as 43-year-old Sharon Demore of Shaler...
  • Jet Blue
    Toddler forced to urinate on Jet Blue seat: Jet Blue denies potty to 3-year-old
    Jet Blue: Is it standard procedure to force 3-year-olds to urinate on your seats? Flying the friendly skies is one thing, but you evidently have to have liftoff to make that idiom come true. Sitting idly in a plane that is just trapped on the...
  • Truancy laws in Pennsylvania
    Mother serving 48-hour jail sentence for kids’ truancy found dead in cell
    A Pennsylvania mother of seven who was issued a two-day jail sentence due to her children’s excessive truancy problems was pronounced dead this last Saturday while serving her time. As reported today, 55-year-old Eileen DiNino was found...