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Teacher adopts student with Down syndrome after his mom dies of cancer

A Massachusetts teacher and her family opened their hearts and lives to a teenager with Down syndrome, taking him in after his mother died of breast cancer.

Mom with kids on YouTube channel suspected of child abuse

Arizona authorities say a woman has been arrested on allegations of using pepper spray to discipline her seven adopted children and locking them for days inside a closet.

Raise the Ruff for Paws Place Dog Rescue

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- On Saturday you can play the tables and win some prizes to raise money for Paws Place Dog Rescue. Paws Place...

Adopted daughter gives North Carolina pastor transplant

Billy Houze is the pastor of the First Baptist Church of Lawndale. An area of the state that's in desperate need.

Mom learns foster baby is her adopted son’s sister, so she adopts her as well

A single mother received the surprise of her life after discovering that the baby girl she was about to adopt shared the same biological mother as her newly adopted son.

Carolina Beach woman pleads guilty in adoption scam

A Carolina Beach woman has pleaded guilty to charges related to a nationwide adoption scam.

Adopted NC boy spends his birthday finding forever homes for others kids

It's a Christmas memory that will live on for years to come: A teen girl from Ukraine finds her forever home in the United States.

Animals shelter: Dogs will have to be killed if not rescued

A North Carolina animal shelter is sending out an urgent plea on behalf of 13 dogs which will have to be euthanized if no one adopts them.

Police officer adopts baby of homeless woman battling addiction

A California police officer who responded to an emergency call of a homeless pregnant woman has adopted her newborn daughter.

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Biden to lift Pentagon’s ban on transgender people serving in military

Multiple people familiar with the matter confirm to ABC News that President Joe Biden is expected to sign an executive order on Monday that will lift the Pentagon’s ban on transgender people serving in the military.

‘Barney Miller,’ ‘Sanford and Son’ actor Gregory Sierra dies

Gregory Sierra, who had memorable roles in the 1970s sitcoms “Barney Miller” and “Sanford and Son,” has died after battling cancer. He was 83.