Senator Kamala Harris addresses black maternal mortality crisis in new bill

Reading Time: 2 minutes Pregnancy-related issues are killing black women at disproportionately higher rates than white women, and Sen. Kamala Harris stepped out on the front lines of the public health crisis by introducing

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Mom of multiples coping with loss, life after baby Bella

Reading Time: 4 minutes Nicole Riley and her baby Bella seemed destined for one another.

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Pittsburgh dad who works three jobs surprises daughter with dream dress for school dance

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ricky Smith didn’t want money to stand in the way of his daughter getting the eighth-grade formal she wanted. The Pittsburgh dad worked three jobs to make sure it didn’t.

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Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, dies at 76

Reading Time: 2 minutes Aretha Franklin, who defined music with her iconic voice and talent, died after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.

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Lezley McSpadden, mother of Mike Brown, is running for Ferguson City Council

Reading Time: 2 minutes Lezley McSpadden had to watch her son lie in the street four hours after being shot and killed by a white police officer in 2014.

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Beyoncé gets real about post-baby body pressures, motherhood in Vogue column

Reading Time: 3 minutes Beyoncé was so committed to losing her baby weight after having Blue Ivy that she scheduled a small tour.

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Watch mother-daughter duo slay Ciara’s sensational Level Up Challenge

Reading Time: < 1 minute Ciara’s hit Level Up challenge is still taking social media by storm, and a dancing mother-daughter duo wanted in. Dancer Tianne King and her daughter Heaven teamed up for the

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What happens when you have a baby you didn’t want? One mother reveals her struggle

Reading Time: 3 minutes Olivyah Bowens believes social media can be a vehicle to heal pain, not mask it. So, she followed her truth.

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