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Thai surrogate forgives couple who abandoned baby with Down syndrome

Abortion
by Courtney Crandell
Posted 8/05/14, 09:30 am

Pattaramon Chanbua, a 21-year-old food vendor in Thailand’s seaside town of Sri Racha, agreed to become a surrogate for an Australian couple early last year. Chanbua, who also has a 7-year-old son and a 3-year-old daughter, said she approached a surrogacy agency on Facebook because she and her husband needed money to pay off debts. She was promised 300,000 baht ($9,300) in exchange for carrying the couple’s baby.  

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Associated Press/Photo by George Clark

Midday roundup: Tea party gets an edge in Mississippi primary

Newsworthy
by Lynde Langdon
Posted 6/04/14, 11:43 am

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Associated Press/Photo by Beau Wade/U.S. Air Force

Midday Roundup: The U.S. military's hot, nuclear mess

Newsworthy
by Lynde Langdon
Posted 5/22/14, 12:21 pm

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