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September 5th, 2010
10:03 PM ET

Modern Technology Gives Rise to New Kind of Family Tie: Sperm Donor Siblings

When it comes to the movie box office, this could be called the summer of the sperm donor.  Movies just released like "The Kids are All Right" and "The Switch" focus on mothers who use sperm donation to have their children.  The technology has created new bonds for kids born from the technology.  They are seeking out their half-brother and half-sisters who share the same sperm donor.   CNN's Tom Foreman spoke with two sets of twins - Jesse & Jayme Clapoff of California and Hilit & Jonah Jacobson of Georgia - who are bound by Donor 1096, the anonymous man who donated his sperm. 

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September 5th, 2010
07:25 PM ET

Coaching NFL Players Off The Field

The new NFL season begins this week, and with it comes more scrutiny on the way players act when they’re out of uniform. The league certainly has its share of cautionary tales, guys who let the fame and the money go to their heads, former heroes left wondering where their money and their fans went. But one team is hoping to avoid all that by offering players a crash course in leadership and business, with the help of speakers like our own Don Lemon.


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September 5th, 2010
06:33 PM ET

Social Media 101

Do you think you're too old to "tweet"? Or maybe you just can't figure out everyone's obsession with Facebook. Tech wiz Katie Linendoll is here to give you a crash course on social media. Don't be afraid to join the crowd.


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