Boy Who Ran Away After Severe Bullying Mirrors National Trend

Recent bullying statistics show about 160,000 children miss school every day out of fear of being bullied.



M-D Judge: Gay Man, Married Lesbians Are Baby’s Parents

Three people – a gay man and a married lesbian couple – are now the legal parents of their 23-month-old daughter, after a Miami-Dade circuit judge approved the private adoption Wednesday.


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Jukebox Jury: Do Kids Need Their Own Music?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: If you’ve ever seen a newborn in a onesie emblazoned with a […]


Here you go, Johnny, do what the iPad tells you to. (Credit: Amanda Kooser/CNET)

iPotty For iPad: Tech-Savvy Toilet Training

It’s the next big thing…for little ones: a toilet-training device for digitally connected kids.


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Florida Child Abuse Deaths Continue Decreasing

Fewer of Florida’s kids are being neglected to the point of death.


A Russian flag featuring Prime Minister Vladimir Putin flies above his supporters as they celebrate Putin's victory as they rally at the central Manezhnaya Square just outside the Kremlin in Moscow, March 5, 2012. Police said that some 15,000 people were taking part in a rally in support of the Russian strongman outside the Kremlin walls. AFP PHOTO / ALEXANDER NEMENOV (Photo credit: ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Pres. Vladimir Putin Bans U.S. Adoptions Of Russian Kids

President Vladimir Putin on Friday signed a bill banning Americans from adopting Russian children, part of a harsh response to a U.S. law targeting Russians deemed to be human rights violators.


Jennifer Garner is the epitome of stylish mom on the go since having daughters Violet and Seraphina with Ben Affleck. (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Jennifer Garner Talks Motherhood & “The Odd Life of Timothy Green”

Actress Jennifer Garner stars in Disney’s new movie “The Odd Life of Timothy Green.” CBS4’s Lisa Petrillo recently sat down with Garner to talk about the movie, motherhood, and magic.



More Mothers Using Placenta Pill To Combat Postpartum Depression

Having a baby changes everything. For one in five mothers, those changes involve a series, and often silent disease, postpartum depression. But there are some women who are trying to avoid that fate using a pill derived from their own baby’s placenta.



Gadgets Make Traveling With Toddler Less Stressful

The holidays mean travel for many families and anyone with small kids knows that carting around all that stuff can be overwhelming. The good news is there are several new gadgets designed to make that stressful holiday travel a lot easier.



Many Women Choosing To Be Older Moms

The trend of waiting to have children later in life is becoming more and more popular. Increasingly, women are wanting a career before they focus on a family. CBS4’s Cynthia Demos looks at the risks and benefits of being an older mom.