Rebel Wilson announces the birth of her first child

Rebel Wilson announces the birth of her first child

CNN — Actress Rebel Wilson is a mother. The “Pitch Perfect” star announced the birth of daughter Royce Lillian on Monday, who was “born last week via surrogate,” according to her verified Instagram account. “I can’t even describe the love I have for her, she is a beautiful miracle!” Wilson wrote. “I am eternally grateful … Read more

Aaron Carter’s brother Nick pays tribute to late singer: ‘God, please take care of my little brother’

Aaron Carter’s brother Nick pays tribute to late singer: ‘God, please take care of my little brother’

CNN — Aaron Carter’s older brother Nick is devastated by the singer’s death at age 34, he wrote in a post on Instagram on Sunday, saying that despite their “complicated relationship” his love for Carter has “never faded.” “I always held onto the hope that somehow one day he would want to walk a healthy … Read more

Khloé Kardashian shares the first photos of her baby boy

Khloé Kardashian shares the first photos of her baby boy

CNN — Khloé Kardashian is finally giving fans a glimpse of her baby boy. “The Kardashians” star posted the first pictures of her son on social media on Sunday in honor of Halloween. Her daughter True, who she shares with ex Tristan Thompson, holds her baby brother, who is wearing a fuzzy Tigger costume. The … Read more

Opinion: Make Halloween evil again

Opinion: Make Halloween evil again

Editor’s Note: Holly Thomas is a writer and editor based in London. She is morning editor at Katie Couric Media. She tweets @HolstaT. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author. View more opinion on CNN. CNN  —  There’s a time and a place for empathy. On a plane with a … Read more

I raised 2 successful CEOs and a doctor. Here’s the ‘unpopular’ parenting rule I always used on my kids

I raised 2 successful CEOs and a doctor. Here’s the ‘unpopular’ parenting rule I always used on my kids

Here’s a wake-up call for American parents: We are doing too much for our kids. This is the origin of “helicopter parenting,” in which we constantly remove obstacles so that our kids don’t have to deal with challenges. There were many unpopular parenting rules I followed as a young, single mother. But my No. 1 … Read more

The Happy Meal inventor says McDonald’s didn’t want it at first

The Happy Meal inventor says McDonald’s didn’t want it at first

New York CNN Business — McDonald’s said this week that it sold half of its new Happy Meals aimed at adults in just four days. But four decades ago, when the first Happy Meal debuted, the company didn’t quite get it. “They were a little reluctant. They didn’t embrace it right away,” Bob Bernstein, an … Read more

Amid the pandemic, progress in Catholic schools

Amid the pandemic, progress in Catholic schools

The Nation’s report is out and it’s sad. The 2022 National Assessment of Educational Progress, released Monday, found that reading and math achievement among fourth- and eighth-graders has declined since 2019 in nearly every state. As much as anyone could deny it before, the results settle the debate: America’s response to the pandemic set back … Read more

Nick Cannon and Alyssa Scott are expecting a child after the death of their son Zen

Nick Cannon and Alyssa Scott are expecting a child after the death of their son Zen

CNN — Almost a year after losing her infant son, Alyssa Scott has announced that she is pregnant again. Scott shared five-month-old son Zen with Nick Cannon. He died in December 2021 after being diagnosed with brain cancer. She also has a 4-year-old daughter from a previous relationship. This will be her third baby, but … Read more

Displaced by devastating floods, Nigerians forced to use floodgates despite cholera risk

Displaced by devastating floods, Nigerians forced to use floodgates despite cholera risk

Bayelsa, Nigeria CNN — Nigeria’s southern Bayelsa state is officially nicknamed the ‘glory of all countries’. But much of it is now a river that has driven entire communities from their homes. Desperate to survive, many locals fleeing torrential floods that have destroyed their homes and livelihoods are also forced to depend on floods for … Read more

Sophia Grace hits back at critics who say she’s too young to have a baby

Sophia Grace hits back at critics who say she’s too young to have a baby

CNN — Sophia Grace understands that people have opinions about her pregnancy. Grace, 19, who rose to fame on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” with her cousin Rosie McClelland, publicly announced her pregnancy this week. “I feel like 19 is obviously pretty young to have a baby,” she told E! News. “Usually most people are like, … Read more