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Teacher adopts former student and his brother, changing her life and theirs
Chelsea Haley was single, 22 years old and teaching in a Louisiana school when she met a 12-year-old student who would change her life. The boy, Jerome Robinson, and his younger brother, Jace, are now Haley's adopted children, which has given this now 26-year-old single mom a new outlook. “Over the
Teacher adopts her student and his little brother
Chelsea Haley, 26, opens up about her decision to adopt her former student, Jerome Robinson, and his little brother, Jace, live on "GMA."
DACA recipients worry about the future as Trump continues to review program
For the past year, Ms. Luna's middle school classroom lessons have taken a personal turn because for some of her students, old fears have been renewed -- fears that they or their parents could be deported. “I want to provide a safe space for my kids, and for them to know that their voices are
DACA recipients ponder their future as Trump continues to review the program
The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program was started by the Obama administration for undocumented immigrants who were brought to the U.S. as children.
PGA Tour commissioner: We'll be vocal on HB2; won't leave NC due to charities
ATLANTA -- Don't expect the PGA Tour to join other sports organizations in leaving North Carolina over House Bill 2 anytime soon. In his final "formal" news conference as commissioner, Tim Finchem explained the PGA Tour's rationale for not following in the footsteps of the NBA, which has relocated
Ring Pops Ring in Teacher’s Surprise Classroom Marriage Proposal
They may just be the cutest high school sweethearts ever. Jon Holt and Iris Howorth are both teachers at Chalmette High School in Chalmette, Louisiana. The school has been a huge part of their love story for the past three years, so it only seemed appropriate that’s where Holt would pop the
Ferguson Commission Member: 'Riots Are the Language of the Unheard'
Brittany Packnett evokes Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. when discussing the tensions in Ferguson, Missouri, following the grand jury decision.
Michael and Katie Foley: 'Pope Described Jim's Acts as Martyrdom That Will Not Be Lost'
There's just been an outpouring of support we. We received a call yesterday from the Pope boot Telecom. A lot of time and sending. You know referred to Jim. They won't go there won't be lost. Katie and Michael Foley speaking to Yahoo! News global anchor Katie Couric. As the hunt intensifies for the
Parents of James Foley Hold Press Conference After Son's Execution
John and Diane Foley believe that their son "felt committed to the people who were trying to become free."
White House: State of the Union Guests Will Include Boston Marathon Bombing Survivors, First Openly Gay NBA Player
The White House has partially unveiled the list of guests who will join first lady Michelle Obama in her box at the president’s State of the Union address Tuesday night. Six names have been revealed thus far, including two survivors of the April terror attack...