Latest First-time parents News

7 firefighters' wives in North Carolina department expecting

Mar. 28, 2019 7:28 AM EDT

SALISBURY, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina fire department is going to have a very big family day this fall. News outlets report photographer Brianna Mitschele posted on her webpage that the wives of seven firefighters with the Salisbury Fire Department are expecting between now and September. Mitschele said...

Attempted out-of-hospital birth takes tragic turn

Mar. 2, 2019 3:01 AM EST

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Paris Bean checked into Rosemary Birthing Home before the sun rose on the last Wednesday in January, excited to deliver her first child. Two weeks past her original due date and plump from pregnancy, the 23-year-old lumbered into the freestanding birth center with her longtime...