The makeup of the modern American family is more diverse than ever. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: No Such Thing As ‘Normal’ American Family

“Leave it to Beaver” families with two parents and the father as sole breadwinner have dropped from 65 percent in 1960 to less than a quarter of American households.


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As Cohabitation Gains Favor, Shotgun Weddings Fade

No longer taboo, living together has become a more common arrangement for America’s couples who become pregnant while dating.