The eight-term lawmaker abruptly resigned Friday, bowing to an ultimatum from House Speaker Paul Ryan.
Ryan told Franks that he would refer the allegations to the Ethics Committee and urged him to step aside.
The former aide said the congressman, at least four times, asked if she would be willing to act as a surrogate in exchange for money.
Franks, in his statement announcing his resignation, said he and his wife, who have struggled with infertility, have twins who were carried through surrogacy.
The former aide said the conversations took place in private, sometimes in the congressman’s car, and that she repeatedly told him she wasn’t interested.
She said she never filed a formal complaint because until recently, she didn’t know where to go, but
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Having a photo shoot of your sweet baby is all the rage right now. Stars from Kim K to Beyonce go all out, hiring the best photographers, dressing their kids up in the finest clothes, and capturing all those perfect moments to share with the world.
For those of us without a Hollywood budget, there’s Pinterest to make our photo shoot dreams a reality. But what Pinterest doesn’t show you is how to get your kiddo to behave properly. Or keep their bowel movements to themselves. We think that we’re going to capture our tiny angel in all her giggly perfection, but instead we end up with a small demon glaring down the lens of the camera.
Never fear, mama, you are not alone. As you’ll see
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Congratulations! In the next few months, your first piccaninny will be in your hands. You will be unable to control your joy and of course, you have thought of different things you will do for your newborn.
This is why preparing for a baby takes a lot of work, planning, and energy. For your plans to come to fruition, you need money.
So, whether you are a first time parent or planning to have one in the future, see the ways to financially prepare for a newborn especially if you are having a baby for the first time.
1. Start saving
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Eli Thompson, the boy who made the news when he was born in 2015 without a nose due to a rare condition (read here) has died at the age of 2 in Alabama.
Eli was born prematurely with congenital arhinia — a condition so rare it reportedly affects only one in nearly 200 million births.
The condition can cause trouble with breathing and eating. His soft palate also did not develop fully. At only 5 days old, he received a tracheotomy. All through his short life, he required constant care. Caring for a baby with the same condition Eli suffered from is known to take a lot of work.
A story about Eli’s birth written by Today.com, read: “Mom and dad need to suction the tracheotomy at least two times a day and clean around it. They also have to change the ties that hold the tracheotomy in place beca
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If given the opportunity, quite a number of parents will not fly with their babies. This is because it can be very stressful, hectic, and nerve-wracking. A baby can start crying on board and this may be embarrassing for the parents.
Regardless, you have no choice than to fly with your baby. If you are worried about flying with your baby, see ways to make flying with your baby less stressful below.
Packing smart can seriously help you to reduce stress when travelling with your baby. You should ensure that you pack your baby’s things in an exclusive bag for easy access. This will make it easier to get your preserv
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My name is Magdalene, a 39-year-old woman. I have been married for 10 years now but all efforts to have…
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Ella gets ‘jealous’ and starts crying when daddy kisses mummy. Watch the adorable video above. And watch another hilarious video…
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Police in Charleston, West Virginia, have arrested and charged Benjamin Ryan Taylor, 32, to court after the 10 month old…
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Its no news Dija has been putting her motherhood and marriage out of public eye. But today she too the…
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One little girl dissolved into a screaming fit as a lioness tried to eat her on live TV in Mexico.…
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Paul Okoye of P-Square christened a baby girl at the Hearts of Gold Children Hospice, Surulere, Lagos, today, Friday 15…
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14-year-old Ese Oruru, the rescued girl allegedly abducted in Bayelsa, taken to Kano by Dahiru Yinusa and converted to Islam,…
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Ciara and Future made a surprise appearance in court yesterday for their child custody case, where Ciara was shut down…
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Ese Oruru grabbed national headlines when it became apparent that she was abducted to Kano for six months by a…
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For many years, some people didn’t believe Beyonce carried her own child herself. Well, on Saturday night, Beyonce released her…
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These photos were shared on Facebook with not much details. They only said a baby was found alive in a…
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Operatives of the Lagos State police command of the Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS have arrested three suspects in connection with pounded…
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