family

Grandmother gives birth to her own granddaughter
CNN
April 01, 2019 - 8:11 am
By Jay Croft and Deanna Hackney, CNN (CNN) -- Welcome to the world, Uma Louise Dougherty-Eledge. It might have been an unconventional path that brought the newborn here, but her two dads couldn't be happier. Same with her grandmother, who carried and delivered the girl. And her aunt, who donated...
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Craft Hall in Northern Liberties
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Hadas Kuznits
March 21, 2019 - 5:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new 35,000-square-foot restaurant on Delaware Avenue has something for everyone. Craft Hall is a restaurant where owner Avram Hornik says people are encouraged to hang out all day. "We have three distinct areas: We have kind of a playground area where the children...
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Dreamstime
Lynne Adkins
February 27, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Shoe stores used to be full-service, with salesmen fitting kids for a new pair of kicks. Now, a couple of Philadelphia-based entrepreneurs can help you find the right size. About 70 percent of kids are wearing the wrong size shoe, according to Carolyn Horner, one of...
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February 05, 2019 - 3:00 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — We have reached the point where college graduates do not know of a world without the significant involvement of computer technology in their lives. Of...
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Friend time in the ski lift
Jay Lloyd/KYW Newsradio
January 18, 2019 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Caution: Embarking on a path to family snow sports zealotry will be expensive. But it does provide a lifetime sport to be enjoyed by you, your kids and, eventually, theirs. You'll make new friends and find weekend getaways and vacations that shrug off the stress of a...
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Pope Francis salutes the crowd as he recites the Angelus noon prayer from the window of his studio overlooking St.Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019.
AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino
January 13, 2019 - 9:24 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis offered new parents a bit of advice Sunday, telling them it's perfectly normal to fight, but just not in front of the children. Francis warned of the "anguish" of children who see their parents fight during a ceremony to baptize 27 newborns, an annual tradition that...
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Half of US adults have an immediate family member who has been in jail or prison.
CNN
December 31, 2018 - 6:28 pm
By Eli Watkins (CNN) — Half of U.S. adults have an immediate family member who has been in jail or prison, a report released Thursday said. The group FWD.us released the report outlining the results of a wide-ranging survey taken earlier this year, which showed further that one in seven people have...
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Beaming father Hal Vaughan, left, sits next to fellow passenger Mike Levy on one of his daughter's holiday flights.
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December 27, 2018 - 2:33 pm
By Gianluca Mezzofiore, CNN (CNN) -- Christmas is a time of the year when you're supposed to spend quality time with your family. But what to do if your daughter is working for an airline over the holidays? In a heartwarming gesture, Hal Vaughan booked multiple flights so he could see his daughter...
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Dreamstime
December 25, 2018 - 3:30 am
KYW’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For families who celebrate Christmas, there are few things as exciting as waking up and finding gifts that Santa Claus has left under the Christmas tree. For many...
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Hadas Kuznits
November 02, 2018 - 8:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's been one week since the deadliest attack on Jews in American history. But how do you speak with your children about the Pittsburgh synagogue rampage? Gabrielle Kaplan-Mayer, whole community engagement director of Jewish Learning Venture, said the shooting has...
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