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Your Daily Cry: The “Mother And Child” Trailer

The rest of you don’t cry every day? Oh, uh, me neither. But I did tear up at the trailer for “Mother and Child,” a film starring Naomi

Jessica Wakeman | April 29, 2010 - 2:40 pm

Sandra Bullock Adopts A Baby Boy!

Boy, when Sandra Bullock breaks her silence, she does it in a big way! In this week’s People magazine, Bullock not only discusses life since learning of her estranged husband’s…

Wendy Atterberry | April 28, 2010 - 11:00 am

“Family” Group Uses Scary Pic To Frighten Floridians From Lesbian Adoption

Gay-bashing can be tough work: just look at the trouble that the Florida Family Policy Council of Orlando, Florida, ran into while protesting a Miami judge’s decision to grant a…

Jessica Wakeman | February 8, 2010 - 12:10 pm

Ruh Roh: Americans Charged With Kidnapping 33 Haitian Kids

We’ve all heard the saying, “No good deed goes unpunished” — and that’s proven to be true for 10 Americans who flew down to Haiti after the Jan. 12 earthquake.

Jessica Wakeman | February 5, 2010 - 4:20 pm

A Man’s Helter-Skelter Search For His Birth Parents

Here is the best reason ever to not try to find your birth parents. Terry, a Wisconsin woman with a wild past, was contacted recently by Robert Matthews, a DJ…

Jessica Goldberg | November 24, 2009 - 2:50 pm

The New TLC Show “My Monkey Baby” Looks Bananas

There are special people out there in America who want to fill a parental void but don’t actually want any children. Instead of adopting a traditional pet like a dog,…

Annika Harris | October 6, 2009 - 5:20 pm

Mother Finds Her Baby Up For Adoption On Craigslist

It’s amazing what you can sell on Craigslist these days. But instead of being amused, one mother got the shock of her life when she looked online and…

Daniela Guernica | August 3, 2009 - 9:30 pm

Orphans Not Actually Sick, Twisted And Murderous, Like In “Orphan”

Breaking: orphaned children are not actually hellbent on killing their adoptive families, like Esther, the 9-year-old in the horror flick, “Orphan.”

Adoption and foster child advocates aren’t happy about…

Jessica Wakeman | July 25, 2009 - 12:29 pm

“16 And Pregnant” Teens Struggle To Give Their Baby Up For Adoption

MTV’s “16 and Pregnant” was a hot mess last night. Catelynn and Tyler are really sweet, smart, loving, mature kids who want the best for their baby, but…

Jessica Wakeman | July 17, 2009 - 1:10 pm

Ryan Reynolds Wants To Adopt (Me!)

Rydonna? Ryarlett? I don’t know what we’ll call them, but Ryan Reynolds and Scarlett Johansson may be the newest celebs to start adopting a small tribe. The hunky “Proposal” star…

Daniela Guernica | July 9, 2009 - 5:50 pm

Lower Abortion Rates By Paying Women To Stay Pregnant? I Think Not.

Last week, The New York Times uploaded a “Bloggingheads” discussion between Slate writer William Saletan and Beliefnet’s Steve Waldman, on the topic of reducing abortions. The ideas that arise from…

Carrie Wasterlain | July 1, 2009 - 3:20 pm

Star Couplings: Madonna Always Gets What She Wants

Madonna can officially snatch, er, adopt Malawian baby Mercy. Oh and guess what? Madonna isn’t even flying there herself to pick her up. [Dlisted] — With all the real orphans,…

Annika Harris | June 12, 2009 - 11:30 am