A Christmas Snuff Story

Opinion | Ilana Mercer
A home is decorated with a display of Christmas of lights in a tradition that has grown over recent years in the small village of Westfield in Sussex, south east England, December 15, 2016. Picture taken on December 15. REUTERS/Toby Melville

America’s familial fragmentation has translated into social ills.

HERO: Dad Pulls Sons Out Of School After Officials Allow Girl To Use Boys' Bathroom

Education | Eric Owens
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‘My son informed me there was a girl in the bathroom with him’

Mother Charged For Leaving Kids In Underground Cave

US | Jessie Cohen
Members of the NYPD police stand near the crime scene at the intersection of 37th street and 8th avenue in midtown Manhattan in New York

‘Temperatures drop, ceiling is low in some ports, it’s not paved, it’s pretty rough’

Parenting Lessons From The Old West -- Frontier Justice

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
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The solution is to pull the line of civilization back a little, expand the rugged frontier.

Mother Who Dropped Young Son Into Cheetah Pit Is Childcare Worker

US | Kerry Picket
Cleveland Zoo Cheetah exhibit closed after child dropped into enclosure

‘we are looking into the incident further ourselves..’

Parents OUTRAGED Over Kids Cartoon With Dancing Penis And Vagina

Video | Kaitlan Collins

You can’t unsee this

These Parents Explaining Sex To Their Kids For The First Time Is Awkward And Hilarious

Entertainment | Kaitlan Collins

They’ve got to learn sometime

Mom Charged With Felony For Letting Son Walk To Park Alone

Video | Chuck Ross

‘I’m totally dumbfounded by this whole situation’

Cool mom arrested after hiring strippers, lap dances for her son's 16th birthday

US | Taylor Bigler

Judy Viger faces up to a year in jail for endangering the welfare of a child

California: the land of a thousand parents

Opinion | Bob Barr

California Democrats want to expand the Golden State’s definition of ‘parent.’

The coming Dot-Anything World

Opinion | Jim Prendergast

Starting next year, website owners will be able to take advantage of an enormous array of new domains.

No fathers, no baseball

Opinion | Yates Walker

Why America’s pastime is in danger.

A labor of love

Opinion | Robert Morrison

This Labor Day, Americans should pause to honor the workers who never get a day off: stay-at-home moms.

Beyonce is a great role model for girls

Opinion | Penny Nance

The superstar waited until she was married to have kids.

Study: Depression more likely for stay-at-home moms - TheDC

US | Laura Donovan
Mom kitchen

Research finds stay-at-home moms more likely to demonstrate symptoms of depression than professional mothers; working moms who anticipate zero problems managing time have issues as well

A bedtime story that will resonate with parents

Feature:Opinion | David Bass

‘Go the F*ck to Sleep’ may be the last children’s book any parent will need.

Having kids makes women fatter, exercise less, eat poorly - TIME

| Laura Donovan

A study finds mothers are fatter, consume more unhealthy foods, and exercise less than females with no children

Woman still breast feeds son, 6, says it's 'perfectly natural' - NYDN

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Amanda Hurst still breast feeds her 6-year old son along with his 5-month old brother

Mom attends parenting class while toddler wanders into street - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Police find toddler wandering streets without shoes or a jacket while mom attends a parenting class