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Each week on Wednesday's Child, Christine Devine features children who are waiting in foster care to be adopted, along with success stories of adoptive families. We work closely with Los Angeles' Division of Children and Family Services and the Dave Thomas Foundation For Adoption, to coordinate these Wednesday's Child stories. Wednesday's Child airs on FOX 11 on Wednesdays (and again on Sundays) during FOX 11 News at 10pm

Please call 866-921-2367 for more information on adoption. Here are our recent Wednesday's Child stories along with some success stories.

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  • Bodies of 2 men found dead in DC

    Bodies of 2 men found dead in DC

    Thursday, April 17 2014 7:22 AM EDT2014-04-17 11:22:40 GMT
    Police in the district are investigating after the bodies of two men who were found dead Wednesday.
    Police in the district are investigating after the bodies of two men who were found dead Wednesday.
  • Caught On Tape: Intruder creeps through home, lurks over crib

    Caught On Tape: Intruder creeps through home, lurks over crib

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 1:08 PM EDT2014-04-16 17:08:32 GMT
    FOX NEWS INSIDER - A home surveillance system caught an intruder lurking through a home while a family slept. At one point, the male intruder is shown in a child's room while a two-year-old boy is asleep
    FOX NEWS INSIDER - A home surveillance system caught an intruder lurking through a home while a family slept. At one point, the male intruder is shown in a child's room while a two-year-old boy is asleep
  • Pope gives a lift to 2 kids in St. Peter's Square

    Pope gives a lift to 2 kids in St. Peter's Square

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 12:56 PM EDT2014-04-16 16:56:42 GMT
    VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis has given a lift to two lucky kids during his general audience in St. Peter's Square. A particularly jovial Francis hopped off his white, open-air car Wednesday to greet a group of fifth graders from Perugia who presented him with a T-shirt from their school. Seemingly joking, Francis asked if any of them wanted to take a spin through the square. "Me! Me! Me!" they yelled. Francis picked 11-year-olds Livio Bastianelli and Davide Maria Bianchi and the two hop...
    VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis has given a lift to two lucky kids during his general audience in St. Peter's Square. A particularly jovial Francis hopped off his white, open-air car Wednesday to greet a group of fifth graders from Perugia who presented him with a T-shirt from their school. Seemingly joking, Francis asked if any of them wanted to take a spin through the square. "Me! Me! Me!" they yelled. Francis picked 11-year-olds Livio Bastianelli and Davide Maria Bianchi and the two hop...
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  • Actress Charlene Tilton Talks About Her Time In Foster Care

    Actress Charlene Tilton Talks About Her Time In Foster Care

    Thursday, February 27 2014 1:44 AM EST2014-02-27 06:44:12 GMT
    Lucy Ewing, the pretty petite blond on "Dallas" in the 80's and 90's was played by Charlene Tilton. She says she found inspiration from her time in foster care.
    Who can forget the golden locks of Lucy Ewing? She was the pretty petite blond on the hit series "Dallas" in the 80's and 90's.  The actress who played the teen Ewing, Charlene Tilton, says found inspiration from her time in foster care.
  • Wednesday's Child

    A Joyous Day For Four Boys And Their New Forever Family

    A Joyous Day For Four Boys And Their New Forever Family

    Thursday, January 23 2014 1:00 AM EST2014-01-23 06:00:12 GMT
    This week we take a look back at a sibling set of four whom we first featured back in2010 and whom found their way into the hearts and home of their forever family.
    This week we take a look back at a sibling set of four whom we first featured back in2010 and whom found their way into the hearts and home of their forever family.
  • From Anchor Christine Devine

    Voices for National Adoption Day

    Voices for National Adoption Day

    Saturday, November 16 2013 12:42 AM EST2013-11-16 05:42:22 GMT
    National Adoption Day is a celebration like non-other. Call it one big party, and invitation only!
    National Adoption Day is a celebration like non-other. Call it one big party, and invitation only!
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