Elizabeth Evitts Dickinson, The Washington Post Published 2:57 pm PDT, Tuesday, April 30, 2019 FILE - This April 10, 1996, file photo shows one of the four pairs of ruby slippers worn by Judy Garland in the 1939 film "The Wizard of Oz" on display during a media tour of the "America's Smithsonian" traveling exhibition in Kansas City, Mo. Federal authorities say they have recovered a pair of ruby slippers worn by Garland that were stolen from the Judy Garland Museum in Grand Rapids, Minn., in August 2005 when someone went through a window and broke into the small display case. The shoes were insured for $1 million. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga, File) less FILE - This April 10, 1996, file photo shows one of the four pairs of ruby slippers worn by Judy Garland in the 1939 film "The Wizard of Oz" on display during a media tour of the "America's Smithsonian" ... more Photo: Ed Zurga / Associated Press 1996 … [Read more...] about The case of Dorothy’s stolen ruby slippers
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THE adorable moment a proud mother cradled her 10-day-old baby gorilla has been captured at Dublin Zoo. However, like any new mum, a protective Kafi is keeping her baby close to her chest since giving birth to the healthy infant on April 1. After the zoo posted a sweet image of the pair on Facebook, hundreds of well-wishers rushed to offer their congratulations, saying that it’s “an amazing world we live in”. And one supporter, Thomas Bartley, went the extra mile – by marking the event with a body painting of the gorillas. It's not known at this early stage whether the infant western lowland gorilla is a boy or a girl, as zookeepers have been unable to get close enough to carry out an examination. Although that means the baby can't be named, there's been no shortage of suggestions, with one woman telling the zoo on Facebook: "If it's a girl call her ApeRil; Springsteen for a boy – well, it's spring." The gorilla was born to first time parents Kafi and … [Read more...] about Adorable moment mother cradles 10-day-old baby gorilla at Dublin Zoo
0 Have your say She is the inspirational Leeds teenager whose courage in the face of tragedy and loss is testament to the indefatigable spirit of youth. Chloe Thompson, 13, is already a hero in her own household, having acted as a stem cell donor in 2017 for her little sister, Summer Rose, who was suffering from acute myeloid leukaemia. The transplant at first seemed to have had the desired effect, but Summer's health then deteriorated and she lost her fight for life a few months later, aged just two.Chloe, who comes from Old Farnley and is a member of the 8th South-West Leeds Scouting Group, has since channelled her grief into a determination to help others, throwing herself into fundraising and a series of charity challenges.Now the Farnley Academy pupil's selflessness has been given one of the scouting movement's most prestigious honours.Chloe was nominated for the Meritorious Conduct medal by her granddad, Wayne Monaghan, with the award being approved by … [Read more...] about Top bravery award for Leeds teenager as she raises money in memory of lost loved one
Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Health Subscribe Log In Log In Today’s Paper Health | Congratulations, It’s Twins. The Doctor Is Perplexed. Advertisement Supported by Trilobites It seems like it should not be possible, but a recent case showed that sometimes a boy and a girl are born as semi-identical twins. ByHeather Murphy March 8, 2019 It only required a glance at the ultrasound for the doctor to know that he was looking at identical twins. The positioning of two amniotic sacs What seemed certain was that her babies would share a gender. And yet at 14 weeks when Dr. Nicholas M. Fisk, a maternal fetal medicine specialist at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital at the time, i One boy. One girl. Sharing a single placenta. “It doesn’t add up,” Dr. Fisk recalled thinking. As it turned out, the twins were neither fraternal nor identical. They fell into … [Read more...] about Congratulations, It’s Twins. The Doctor Is Perplexed.
× Food & Drink Home & Living Money Parenting Relationships Style & Beauty Travel Wellness Work/Life Finds MORE FROM HUFFPOST News Politics Entertainment Communities Opinion HuffPost Personal Videos ©2019 Oath Inc. All rights reserved. HuffPost News × 27 Famous Moms Who Got Real About Giving Birth Parenting Kristen Bell, Pink, Cardi B and more celebrities opened up about labor and delivery. By Caroline Bologna 01/08/2019 05:45am ET Although it’s hard to believe that celebrities are just like us, the cliché can ring true in a few areas of life ― like breastfeeding and childbirth. Over the years, many famous moms have opened up about their experiences giving birth to their babies. From the thought processes behind their birth plans to the indescribable pain of contractions, there are many relatable talking points when it comes to labor and delivery. Without further ado, here are … [Read more...] about 27 Famous Moms Who Got Real About Giving Birth