See girl's reaction when soldier dad surprises her

See girl’s reaction when soldier dad surprises her

US Army Chief Warrant Officer Jason Wayt surprised his daughter at her school after not seeing his family for over a year while he was deployed in Syria. CNN affiliate WTVY reports.

Detained US Navy vet details prison conditions in Iran

US Navy veteran Michael White was sentenced to at least 10 years in prison in Iran, and has described the conditions of prison to his family. CNN’s Nick Valencia reports.

UK’s Johnson backs royal family to sort out their problems

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he had no doubt that the royal family would sort out their problems after Queen Elizabeth gave her blessing to Prince Harry and his wife Meghan stepping back from senior royal duties.

Meghan’s father accuses daughter of ‘cheapening’ UK’s royal family

Meghan Markle’s father, Thomas Markle, has accused his daughter of “cheapening” the British royal family, in part of an interview released a day after Buckingham Palace said Prince Harry and his wife would no longer be working members of the monarchy.

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Madame Tussauds spins high drama, removes Harry and Meghan from Royal Family

Madame Tussauds spins high drama, removes Harry and Meghan from Royal Family

Madame Tussauds appears to be throwing all the shade, removing statues of Harry and Meghan from its Royal Family wax figure collection. It follows the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s decision “to step back as ‘senior’ members of the Royal Family and work to beco…

Photos from families ripped apart by the Holocaust

Jewish survivors use family photos to describe their relatives murdered by the Nazis at Auschwitz.

‘Walking Sharks’ Confirmed as the Newest Addition to the Shark Family Tree

Sharks have been around for a long time, emerging over 400 million years ago. New research shows that tropical ‘walking sharks’ appeared just 9 million years ago, making them the most recently evolved shark on the planet. Read more…

‘I was 90% dead’: Henri’s story of surviving Auschwitz

Henri Kichka lost his family in the Nazi death camp, but lived on to tell his own story of survival.

American Dirt: Oprah book club pick suffers Latino backlash

A new novel about a family fleeing Mexico for the US spurs a fierce debate over fiction writing.

Meghan makes first public appearance since stepping back from royal family

Meghan makes first public appearance since stepping back from royal family

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex has visited a women’s center in Vancouver, in her first public appearance since she and her husband, Prince Harry, made the bombshell announcement that they would be stepping back from their roles as senior members of the British roy…

LumApps raises $70M Series C led by Goldman Sachs

LumApps, the cloud-based social intranet for the enterprise, has closed $70 million in Series C funding. Leading the round is Goldman Sachs Growth, with participation from Bpifrance via its Growth Fund Large Venture. Others participating include Idinvest Part…

Disney+ was the most downloaded app in the U.S. in Q4 2019

U.S. consumers have shown strong interest in Disney’s new family-friendly streaming service, Disney+, according to new data from Sensor Tower, which focused app trends in the final quarter of 2019. Following the app’s mid-November launch in the U.S., Disney+ …

Caregiving startup Homage raises $10 million Series B to enter new Asian markets

In many countries, an aging population coupled with a low birth rate is increasing the demand for qualified caregivers. In Asia, the need is especially urgent because rapid demographic shifts and changing social structures means family members who traditional…

What’s Coming to Disney+ in February 2020

Disney+ is one of the newest streaming services on the block, but arguably the one with some of the best content out there right now. Read more…

Watch this woman flub her Canadian 'Family Feud' answer in the most iconic way

Watch this woman flub her Canadian ‘Family Feud’ answer in the most iconic way

A contestant on the Canadian version of Family Feud has given what will surely go down as one of the best-worst answers in game show history. The woman, whose name tag read “Eve,” stepped up to the plate to answer a question during a crucial moment in the gam…

Meghan Markle’s husband speaks out about royal family split, kindly asks everyone to step off

“Harxit” may not really roll off the tongue the way “Megxit” does — but Prince Harry would like to make it clear that the decision to bail on being royalty was actually his, thank you very much. After weeks of royal family drama and years of appalling treatme…

Emiliano Sala: A year on from plane crash, his family speak of ‘pain that will never go away’

One year has passed since Emiliano Sala’s death in a plane crash. His family in the small rural town of Progreso, Argentina, are still suffering.

Madame Tussauds removes Meghan and Harry waxworks

London’s Madame Tussauds museum has announced that it has removed the waxworks of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex from its Royal Family set.

Ikea to pay $46 million to family of toddler crushed by dresser

Swedish furniture maker Ikea will pay $46 million to the family of a California toddler who died after being crushed by one of its dressers.

How to Become the Favorite Aunt or Uncle

How to Become the Favorite Aunt or Uncle

I’m lucky: As a kid, I had excellent examples of how to be a fun aunt, and even as a teen, I knew it was a role I wanted to play in adulthood. And because my younger brother has autism—severe enough so that having his own family is not in the cards—that meant…

Wuhan pneumonia outbreak: First case reported outside China

The outbreak of the virus, which is from the same family as Sars, began in Wuhan in December.

Claire and Jamie fight for their family in dramatic ‘Outlander’ Season 5 trailer

The Frasers are finally together, but that’s only half the fight on the future of Outlander. Having established a life in America, Jamie and Claire must assert their very lives and family in a time of deep unrest and twisted loyalties. Outlander ‘s 12-episode…

Harry and Meghan: Who are the royals’ most powerful aides?

The Royal Family have met to discuss the couple’s future. But who are the people closest to them?

Harry and Meghan announce plan to ‘step back’ from senior Royal Family roles

It appears the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are taking a break from the brightest royal spotlight. On Wednesday, the couple’s official Instagram account announced that “after many months of reflection and internal discussions,” Harry and Meghan “have chosen to …