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October 25, 2017 - 5:09 pm
(GALVESTON, Texas) -- Scores of Texans died when Hurricane Harvey unleashed a biblical storm with massive surgewaters and devastating wind gusts that punished the area. The rebuilding effort has also been difficult -- and tragic. On Oct. 16, a carpenter in Galveston, Texas, named Josue Zurita lost...
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(Nichole Herrera) Nichole Herrera of Corpus Christi, Texas, went viral with this Halloween-themed glow-in-the-dark manicure.
October 25, 2017 - 2:18 pm
(CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas) -- Nichole Herrera, a manicurist at Artistic Nails in Corpus Christi, Texas, has gained overnight fame for her insanely elaborate glow-in-the-dark The Nightmare Before Christmas -themed nail art. When she first started doing nails, “they were horrid,” Herrera, 29, told ABC...
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October 25, 2017 - 10:52 am
(NEW YORK) -- Parents have a new tool to track their child’s development. The Centers for Disease Control’s “Milestone Tracker” aims to give parents a way to keep tabs on developmental markers in their children and alert them to potential growth delays. The app features milestone checklists as well...
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ABC News
October 25, 2017 - 8:41 am
(NEW YORK) -- A festive fall exercise fad that uses pumpkins as props to help you get toned in time for Halloween has taken social media by storm this year. Josey Greenwell, a trainer at Barry's Bootcamp, demonstrated four simple moves live on " Good Morning America " that can help get your body in...
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October 24, 2017 - 8:07 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Mothers across the world seem to respond to their infants crying in similar ways, according to a new study, suggesting that some instincts may be hard-wired into the brains of new moms. The findings may help answer many new parent questions and help guide research to prevent child...
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Lauren Willis
October 24, 2017 - 5:45 pm
(DESTIN, Fla.) -- A pair of twins from Florida are pulling off an adorable rendition of "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" this Halloween. Charlie Willis, 1, is going as Ferris Bueller, and his brother, Row Willis, is dressing as Ferris' best friend, Cameron Frye. Mom Lauren Willis of Destin, Florida,...
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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
October 24, 2017 - 7:15 am
(PHILADELPHIA) -- Fifteen-month-olds Erin and Abby Delaney, a set of formerly conjoined twins, are still recovering from their "terrifying" separation surgery, but they're almost ready to return home, according to their mother. The baby girls, who were born connected at the head, traveled more than...
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ABCNews.com
October 23, 2017 - 2:20 pm
(NEW YORK) -- A mom of six who has been asked one too many times why she has "so many kids" decided to answer the question once and for all in a now-viral Facebook video. Jenny Evans, who lives in New England with her husband, Phillip and six children ages 1 to 13, is the woman behind the Facebook...
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Taylor Tignor
October 23, 2017 - 2:10 pm
(ABINGDON, Va.) -- One woman's breast-feeding jack-o'-lantern creation is getting lots of love on Facebook. Taylor Tignor of Abingdon, Virginia, shared a picture of her pumpkin on the Facebook page called Breastfeeding Mama Talk, where it received thousands of likes and shares. "I'm very, very...
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Deanna Alfano
October 23, 2017 - 8:44 am
(MELROSE PARK, Ill.) -- When Anthony, who has cerebral palsy and is non-verbal, got a device that allows him to use his eyes to communicate, the first thing he did was pull up the alphabet board like he sees on the show, according to his mom, Deanna Alfano. So when it came time to create a...
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