More Grandparents Taking On Parental Role For GrandchildrenNationwide, there are 2.7 million grandparents raising grandchildren, and about one-fifth have incomes that fall below the poverty line.
Texas Woman Carries Daughter's Baby, Gives Birth To GrandchildA 54-year-old North Texas grandmother has given birth to her own grandchild. The woman was a surrogate for her daughter and delivered a 6 pound 11 ounce girl at The Medical Center of Plano.
Third Teen Arrested In Murder Of Dallas GrandfatherIt allegedly began when masked intruders shot and killed a Dallas grandfather as he tried to protect his family. Days later two teens were arrested. On Wednesday, homicide detectives arrested a third person.
Grandparents Playing A Bigger Role In Child-RearingLess frail and more involved, today's grandparents are shunning retirement homes and stepping in more than ever to raise grandchildren while young adults struggle in the poor economy.