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Conservative media insist the ‘cages’ used to detain migrant children are simply ‘fences’

Conservative media are pushing back on allegations that the Trump administration is inhumanely caging migrant children at the border by arguing that the so-called "cages" are, in fact, "fences" and "security pens."
Former President George W. Bush hugs his wife, Laura Bush.

‘It is immoral’: Former first lady Laura Bush criticizes the separation of migrant children from their parents

"I live in a border state. I appreciate the need to enforce and protect our international boundaries, but this zero-tolerance policy is cruel. It is immoral. And it breaks my heart. Our government should not be in the business of warehousing children in converted box stores," wrote Laura Bush.
Border Patrol agents take into custody a father and son from Honduras near the U.S.-Mexico border on June 12, 2018 near Mission, Texas.

A young girl separated from her aunt at a Border Patrol facility had to get her diapers changed by other children

A 16-year-old girl at a Border Patrol facility in South Texas had to teach other children in her cage how to change the diaper of a young girl who had been separated from family members.

9 scientific ways being a father affects your success

The 'daddy bonus' is a real thing and can add up to 6% more to your paycheck than if you didn't have kids. Researchers have found 8 other key ways being a father impacts success.
My wife and I hold our newborn baby.

Babies cry in the womb and 18 other surprising facts I learned when I became a dad

Studying up on my wife and developing baby revealed just how much science knows — and doesn't — about what goes on in the womb when a woman is pregnant.
Technology can have some serious effects on our health, especially our kids'.

I’m raising my son with very limited technology — here’s how I do it

Technology can have some serious effects on our health, and we consume over 10 hours of media per day. Living technology-free is nearly impossible in this day and age, but my wife and I decided to raise our son with limited technology to avoid these risks. Here's how we do it.
Amazon Senior Vice President David Limp shows new voice-controlled Echo and Echo Plus devices announced at an event at the headquarters in Seattle, Washington, September, 27, 2017.

A baby in the UK reportedly said ‘Alexa’ as his first word, and it reveals a raging debate over how children use tech

A baby in the UK reportedly said "Alexa" before "mama" or "dada," and it's a sign of how voice assistants are changing the fabric of society and becoming more ingrained in children's lives.
VistaJet is offering an 'Alice in the Sky' experience for youngsters.

A private-jet company is offering ‘Alice in Wonderland’ tea parties at 45,000 feet for ultrarich kids

VistaJet is offering high-flying kids numerous bespoke, in-flight experiences. The packages start at $4,000 (£3,000) — not including the $12,000-an-hour rate for renting the jet itself.

Scientists think they have found the reason some people are left-handed — and it has nothing to do with the brain

The answer to why some people are left handed could lie in your spinal cord, according to some research.
Though every parent strives to be the best they can, there are times when we look back and think, “I should’ve done that differently.”

The 4 biggest mistakes I made before my kid turned 5

Parenthood has its ups and downs, especially the first time around. Though every parent strives to be the best they can, there are times when we look back and think, “I should’ve done that differently.” Here are the 4 biggest mistakes that I made before my kid turned 5.