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KXLY;Twitter; Instagram via CNN

Dad hilariously re-creates daughter's sexy selfies

"You're so hot!"

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U.S. Patent and Trademark Office via CNN

Google publishes patent for smart crib

Google wants to cram as many baby monitoring devices as possible into a single crib.

Summer vacations - beach chairs

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The grossest health concerns of summer

You are not the only one who thrives in the summer and loves its warm, long days. Bacteria and other microbes that cause food poisoning, diarrhea and just general grossness also…

Hoverboard

WATCH singles out troublesome toys for summer

Safety advocates World Against Toys Causing Harm has released a list of 10 toy groups parents should be aware of for the summer season.

Red Cross pool safety poster

American Red Cross via CNN

Red Cross apologizes for 'racist' safety poster

The Red Cross is apologizing after a poster depicting pool safety rules was circulated on Twitter and flamed for being "super racist."

The poster, which shows a crowd of cartoon…

Chauncy Black

Matt White via CNN

Fateful encounter turns teen's life around

Sixteen-year-old Chauncy Black had no idea that offering to carry a man's groceries in exchange for doughnuts would lead to thousands of dollars in donations for his family.

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Can a baby's motor skills predict future success?

The moment when a baby crawls or walks for the first time is something most of us document in our family scrapbooks for sentimental reasons, but a new study suggests that the…

Downtown Minneapolis skyline

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The best and worst states to raise children in

Minnesota reigns as the most kid-friendly state to raise a family for the second year in a row, according to an Annie E. Casey Foundation study released Tuesday.

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CNN

Are kids getting more concussions than we realize?

Every year, almost half a million (PDF) children across the United States visit emergency rooms for concussions. But recent studies find that number may undercount just how many…

Dad scar tattoo

From St. Baldrick's via CNN

Dad gets scar tattoo to support son fighting cancer

Josh Marshall's tattoo is definitely cooler than yours. The Kansas man noticed his young son, who's battling brain cancer, was self-conscious about the scar left behind on his…

Camp Kessem, via CNN

A 'magical' camp for children whose parents have cancer

More than 3,000 college students will be volunteering their time and energy to provide unique, life-changing experiences for children whose parents have been touched by cancer.

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One Tank Trip

One Tank Trip: The Inn at Bowman's Hill

One Tank Trip Bowman s Hill Inn

Patrick Manwiller/69 News

Seems like a sign that it's time to exhale, let go of work and worries, for beyond the gates there's a vacation waiting.

One Tank Trip: Sports Legends of Delaware County Museum

One Tank Trip Sports Legends of Delaware County Museum

As folks come in and out of the Radnor Township Municipal building in Delaware County, they are passing right by some pretty big sports stars.

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