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Topic - Aiden
Nearly 8 million American children live with a grandparent. For 3 million of those children, about 40 percent, grandparents are the primary caregivers, according to a new Pew Research Center report.
Spotlights bore down on massive piles of shredded cinder block, insulation and metal as crews worked through the night early Tuesday lifting bricks and parts of collapsed walls where a monstrous tornado barreled through the Oklahoma City suburbs, demolishing an elementary school and reducing homes to piles of splintered wood. At least 51 people were killed, including at least 20 children, and those numbers were expected to climb, officials said.
Aiden and Donavyn didn't wait until New Year's Day to come screaming into the world, but the circumstances of their births are still pretty special: The babies were born about two hours apart to Ohio mothers who are identical twins.
he 215-year-old USS Constitution has sailed for the first time since 1997, taking a 17-minute cruise across Boston Harbor to the cheers of thousands of onlookers.
It's a boy for Rod Stewart and his wife, Penny Lancaster.
"It's a historical day for the whole [of] Massachusetts," Aiden told the Globe.