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Fantasy Flight to North Pole

Sick kids flown to the North Pole for Santa

While most children wait and hope Santa visits them at home on Christmas Eve, this year dozens of Denver-area children went directly to the big man's Arctic home turf.

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YouTube CEO: Paid maternity leave is good for business

Paid maternity leave is good for moms, it's good for families, and it's good for business.

That's according to YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki, who advocated for all American women to get the benefit in an oped she penned for the Wall Street Journal this ...

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Re-gifting is fine... if you follow these rules

Happy Re-Gifting Day!

Today might not be a well-known holiday marked on calendars (yet), but it's a practice many of us are familiar with during the holiday season.

In fact, more than three in four Americans find re-gifting socially acceptable, accor...

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3 ways to emotionally survive family holidays

There are ways to feel better with family, tricks to surviving the holidays with your emotional zen intact.

Lego letter

Santa, don't pigeonhole my kid

I am staring down a $71.97 box of Lego Friends at my local Walmart.

My daughter wants Santa to bring her one of these pretty pink and purple kits for Christmas.

These are the toys that Lego made to appeal to girls after decades of making toys they onc...

Child on iPad computer

28 Internet acronyms every parent should know

If you think you are tech savvy all because you know what "LOL" means, let me test your coolness.

Any idea what "IWSN" stands for in Internet slang?

It's a declarative statement: I want sex now.

If it makes you feel any better, I had no clue, and neithe...

Parents cancel Christmas

The parents who canceled Christmas

They are the parents who canceled Christmas.

John and Lisa Henderson of Hurricane, Utah, had finally had enough of their little hurricanes.

For months, the couple had been trying to teach their three boys, ages 11, 8 and 5, to stop being disrespectful ...

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When is it OK to leave teens home alone?

I can't remember exactly how old I was when my mom went away for a night and left my older sister and me home alone.

Christmas cards for dying girl

Family gathers Christmas cards for dying girl

A 6-year-old girl dying from a rare illness hopes you'll add one more card to your Christmas card list this year.

Pope Francis arrives in Turkey

Pope calls for religious tolerance in Turkey visit

Pope Francis called Friday for religious tolerance and dialogue to counter extremism in the Middle East as he met with Turkey's leaders on the first day of a rare papal visit to the predominantly Muslim country.

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