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Mauer Back After Birth Of Twin Girls

Joe Mauer is back in the lineup for the Minnesota Twins after missing six games to welcome his twin girls into the world. Slugger Josh Willingham may not be all the far behind him. Mauer was hitting third and playing catcher in the series opener against the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night.

07/30/2013

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Fertility Touchy Subject As Women Wait Longer To Have Kids

Having a baby isn’t always easy for couples, and fertility can be a sensitive topic.

07/19/2013

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Infant Sloth Born At Minnesota Zoo — Slowly Makes Debut

The Minnesota Zoo announced that its infant two-toed sloth — born on Feb. 3 — is slowly making its public debut on the Tropics Trail.

03/07/2013

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Baby Born In Family Bathroom As Girls Call Paramedics

A Friday night at home with her daughters Jaida and Ana was what Kristine Ramos-Walker was really looking forward to. She wasn’t due for another 12 days, but just after 7 p.m. she started having contractions.

02/19/2013

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‘Lily The Black Bear’ Gives Birth To 2 Cubs To Web Audience

Lily the black bear gave birth to two cubs Saturday morning in front of a worldwide internet audience.

01/12/2013

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6,700 Miles Away, Skype Brings Dad To Delivery Room

James Robbins got the message every expecting father waits nine long months to receive. But getting to the hospital in time wasn’t an option.

11/03/2012

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Best Childbirth And New Parent Classes In Minnesota

Adults make difficult decisions constantly, from retirement to first homes, which job to take or which car to buy, but nothing is quite as overwhelming as preparing to be a parent. Every step is full of often unsolicited advice and new changes with an endless stream of decisions to make. Minnesota’s best parenting classes are designed to alleviate that pressure, educating parents about everything from pregnancy to postpartum, no matter your planned approach.

05/25/2012

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Como Zoo’s Arctic Fox Gives Birth To Nine Pups

Como Park Zoo’s artic fox, Aurora, gave birth to nine pups over the weekend. The pups, weighing between 1.8 and 2.2 ounces, are not currently on public display yet.

05/23/2012

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Mom Gives Birth On Sidewalk Outside Hospital

A Maple Grove couple just couldn’t wait to meet their new bundle of joy — in fact, they didn’t get make it through the front door of the hospital.

03/14/2012

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Couple’s 3 Kids Have Same Birthday, All Different Years

An Eyota, Minn., couple is experiencing something almost nobody in entire world will ever have. As of Monday, they can now say all three of their children share a birthday.

03/06/2012

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Nearly 14-Pound Baby Born In Iowa

An Iowa woman has given birth to a boy weighing 13 pounds and 13 ounces — without the aid of surgery.

01/30/2012

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Another Minn. Bear To Give Birth Via Internet

The sister of a black bear who gave birth while the world watched via a webcam is preparing to give birth herself.

01/14/2012

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Good Question: Was Jesus Really Born In December?

In just four short days, millions of Christians around the world will celebrate the birth of Jesus. But was he really born in December?

12/22/2011

Actress Jessica Alba gave birth to her daughter in 2008, who she named “Honor.” (Photo credit ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Birth Class To The Stars

Jimmy Kimmel steps up for Jessica Alba when she needs a partner at her birth class. You can see what happens for yourself.

08/10/2011

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Local Mom Gives Birth In 2 Minutes At Bank

Moms will tell you stories of long deliveries, spending hours in the hospital. But a Twin Cities mother spent just two minutes giving birth.

05/22/2011

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