Susan Young


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Latest from Susan Young
Kyle Doan
Dad Whose Son, 5, Was Swept Away on Flooded Calif. Road Says Wife 'Made the Right Choice' to Leave Car
Barry Corbin photographed on October 26, 2022 in Hico, TX
'Yellowstone' 's Barry Corbin Says Oral Cancer Could Have Cost Him His Famous Voice
Kristin Diversi needed a partial abortion known as embryo reduction to save one of her fetuses out of three.
Mom Shares How Embryo Reduction, a Form of Abortion, Saved Her Baby's Life — and Possibly Her Own
A 'Hero,' Grandmother, A Loving Wife, 'Beautiful Soul' Sister: Here Are the Victims of Buffalo Mass Shooting. Pearly Young, 77:
A Hero, a Civil Rights Advocate, and a 'Beautiful Soul': Here Are the Victims of the Buffalo Mass Shooting
Althea Grace
Former American Idol Contestant's 3-Year-Old Daughter Has a Rare Disease that Causes Benign Tumors
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This Couple Got Engaged in N.Y.C. Before He Went Home to Sydney — and Then COVID Kept Them Apart for Two Years
Melissa Guida-Richards
Why 'Colorblindness' Doesn't Work for Transracial Adoptions — and How to Get It Right
Gokhman family adoption
This Couple Welcomed Kids Via IVF and Adoption within Weeks of Each Other: 'They're Unique and Equally Loved'
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Herds of Hungry Goats with an Appetite for Noxious Weeds are Helping the U.S. Fight Wildfires
hurricane ida
Why a Summer of Extreme Weather Scares Even the Experts: 'It Doesn't Get Better from Here'
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Meet Sioux Tribe Solar Activist Cody Two Bears, Who Calls Shailene Woodley His 'Sister'
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7 of 8 San Diego-Area Families Stuck in Afghanistan After Summer Vacation Have Made It Home: Officials
jordan thomas
Man Who Lost Legs to Boat Propeller Dedicates Life to Helping Kids Get Expensive Prosthetics
joyce mucher
Calif. Teacher's Outdoor Classroom Was a Screen-Free Success: 'Kindergarten Is Supposed to Be Magical'
Teachers Package 2021: Nicholas Dixon Principal at Foust Elementary in Greensboro, North Carolina, spearheaded outdoor classrooms
This Teacher's Outdoor Classroom During Covid Inspired 'a Wave' of Others: 'We Saw a Change in Students'
wimbush family
For 2 Ga. Couples, a Transplant Created an Unbreakable Bond: 'We're the Kidney Warrior Family'
Gonzalez family
Community Rallies Around Mom, Teen Daughter Pulled from Rubble in Fla. Condo Collapse: 'Miracles'
willis family
Teen Says 'I Get to Be More of a Kid Than a Parent' After Empty Nesters Adopt Her and 6 Siblings
joe barksdale
Inspired by Friend Kobe Bryant, Joe Barksdale Quit NFL to Become Musician: 'Decided to Do What I Love'
garett talcott
Seattle Teacher Treats Students to Virtual Field Trips — He Even Taught from the Aquarium!
Pets teaching virtual learners
Devoted Kindergarten Teacher Works with Her Dog 'Professor Ginger' to Make Virtual Learning Fun
jonte lee
Meet the 'Kitchen Chemist,' a Science Teacher Who Cooks Up Inspiration in Virtual Classes at Home
madeleine fugate
Teen Daughter of Woman Who Helped Make AIDS Quilt Stitches Together New Tribute to COVID Victims
Capitol building coup
Rep. Susan Wild Explains the Story Behind Viral Photo of Her 'Panic' Inside Capitol Siege