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Best friends for 60 years learn they're biological brothers through DNA site

Best friends for 60 years learn they're biological brothers through DNA site

This is a truly heartwarming story. As a way to find his father, a man in Hawaii took an Ancestry.com DNA test. He soon discovered he shared the same birth mother as someone else using the site: his
Hugh Jackman on His and Wife Deb's Decision to Adopt After 'Difficult' Struggles with Miscarriages and IVF

Hugh Jackman on His and Wife Deb's Decision to Adopt After 'Difficult' Struggles with Miscarriages and IVF

For Hugh Jackman, adoption was always on the table. In the latest installment of The Jess Cagle Interview (streaming now on People TV), The Greatest Showman star opens up to PEOPLE editor-in-chief
How adoption has forever changed one family’s holidays for the better

How adoption has forever changed one family’s holidays for the better

As we navigate the holiday season, we’re bombarded with media that celebrates “family” in the traditional sense of the word — huge…
What Every New Foster Parent Needs to Know

What Every New Foster Parent Needs to Know

Becoming a parent of any kind requires planning, preparation and a whole lot of flexibility along the way. But when that child comes to you with a past you have few details about, trauma you didn’t
Catelynn Baltierra Breaks Down as She Airs Frustrations About Daughter Carly's Adoptive Parents

Catelynn Baltierra Breaks Down as She Airs Frustrations About Daughter Carly's Adoptive Parents

Catelynn Baltierra is trying to keep her family together. The Teen Mom OG star had a difficult time trying to rein in her emotions on Monday night’s episode when she and her husband, Tyler, met with
This Instagram-famous dog will put you in the Christmas spirit

This Instagram-famous dog will put you in the Christmas spirit

'Regandoodle' might just be the cutest dog on the internet, and he's advocating for a good cause.

‘A dream come true’: Couple adopts seven siblings living in three separate foster homes

A Florida couple adopted seven siblings who were living in three separate foster homes, bringing all of the children under the same roof in time…
Clever Girl Creates "Wall of Sorrow" To Convince Dad To Get a Cat

Clever Girl Creates "Wall of Sorrow" To Convince Dad To Get a Cat

Sometimes when someone tells you no, you step up to the challenge. And that is exactly what a little sister did, when she needed to convince her dad that she should be allowed to get a cat. So how did
Greg Louganis: How I Found My Birth Mother

Greg Louganis: How I Found My Birth Mother

When Greg Louganis, 57, first submitted his DNA to ancestry.com in late 2016—and confirmed the identity of his birth father, Fouvale Lutu — the Olympic diver never thought he’d find his birth mother

‘God brought us all together’: Police officer meets drug-addicted couple — and adopts their baby

After an Albuquerque police officer met a homeless, opioid-addicted expectant mother, he adopted her baby girl. What led to this? According to CNN, Albuquerque police…
Tim Farron should stop whingeing about disdain for Christians | Letters

Tim Farron should stop whingeing about disdain for Christians | Letters

Jayne Ozanne says if Christianity is viewed as dangerous, it is because many who have espoused it have caused great harm; Ben Summerskill recalls that Farron voted against sexual orientation
Texas 16-Year-Old Finds ‘Forever Home’ After Asking Teacher to Adopt Him

Texas 16-Year-Old Finds ‘Forever Home’ After Asking Teacher to Adopt Him

Let’s start this Friday off right with some onion-chopping ninjas shall we? We all can use a little bit of good news, and the story of a Texas student who was adopted by his high school teacher is

Newborn left inside Safe Haven Box at an Indiana fire station

A newborn is healthy and safe after the infant was left inside an Indiana Safe Haven Baby Box, according to WGN-TV. What is a Safe…
If the GOP repeals the adoption tax credit the party should disband

If the GOP repeals the adoption tax credit the party should disband

Endgame. The post If the GOP repeals the adoption tax credit the party should disband appeared first on Hot Air.

iOS 11 adoption can’t keep up with iOS 10

More than half of all compatible devices are now running iOS 11. It has taken just over six weeks for the update to reach this milestone since its public release. iOS 10 managed to get there a little
Volunteering company cuts ties to overseas orphanages over child-trafficking fears

Volunteering company cuts ties to overseas orphanages over child-trafficking fears

Projects Abroad responds to global campaign against orphanage tourism as evidence grows of widespread child exploitationA major volunteering company is severing all links with overseas orphanages,
Luke Bryan opened up about raising his nieces and nephew after his siblings died

Luke Bryan opened up about raising his nieces and nephew after his siblings died

From an outsider’s perspective, everything seems to be coming up roses for Luke Bryan. Within just a decade, he’s built up an…
Gay Rights and Pro-Life Groups Oppose the Republican Tax Plan for the Same Reason

Gay Rights and Pro-Life Groups Oppose the Republican Tax Plan for the Same Reason

The House GOP has angered two groups in an unexpected pairing by eliminating the adoption tax credit in their tax reform bill: advocates for same-sex families and pro-life groups. Ed , chief
Gay Rights and Pro-Life Groups Oppose the Republican Tax Plan for the Same Reason

Gay Rights and Pro-Life Groups Oppose the Republican Tax Plan for the Same Reason

The House GOP has angered two groups in an unexpected pairing by eliminating the adoption tax credit in their tax reform bill: advocates for same-sex families and pro-life groups. Ed , chief
When One Hollywood Couple Decided To Adopt a Pet Lion At Home

When One Hollywood Couple Decided To Adopt a Pet Lion At Home

Tippi Hedren, perhaps most famous for her role in Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds, is an actress of formidable gifts. But her role as an animal-rights activist and conservationist might well be Hedren's