New news, old news, follow-ups, and whatnot:
Nicholas Kristof on (not making) babies, health, and well-being.
Desperation for boys in China leads to kidnapping.
Afghan President Karzai is rethinking (not clear if redoing) new Shi’a family law bill.
Same-sex love and marriage across America.
Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis deals with medicine, immigration, and cross-cultural (mis-)understandings—part of a New York Times series on immigration in the US.