Popular now on WCYB.com

Things that cost as much as raising a kid

POSTED: 4:55 PM Aug 22 2014   UPDATED: 3:00 AM Apr 07 2015

According to the Agriculture Department, a middle-income family with a child born in 2014 can expect to spend about $245,340 for food, shelter and other expenses up to age 18. Take a look at what other things you could get for the same amount of money.

Family running together
1 / 11
iStock / gbh007

According to the Agriculture Department, a middle-income family with a child born in 2014 can expect to spend about $245,340 for food, shelter and other expenses up to age 18. Take a look at what other things you could get for the same amount of money.

Around The Watercooler

Spider close-up

Some spiders are good sailors, scientists say

Some spiders can sail -- they can harness the wind, weigh anchor and toss a line to a raft. They may even cross vast oceans, scientist say.

Their research could help explain why some types of spiders are present on nearly every corner of the globe. It...

crow

Crow makes landing on back of eagle

Are nature photographers getting better, or are animals just realizing how awesome they look when riding on the back of other animals?

Neko Atsume cat game app

Japanese cat-collecting game has Internet purring

There's an addicting new app that's taking over screens in Asia and beyond. The goal? To feed cute stray cats in your virtual backyard. Up to 45 of them, if you're lucky.

grenade-shaped perfume bottle

Grenade-shaped perfume bottle closes Ohio courthouse

A bottle of perfume shaped like a grenade caused a courthouse in Cincinnati to be evacuated and shut down on Tuesday.

Police lights file

Man in wheelchair robs bank, gets away

A man in a wheelchair managed to evade authorities after robbing a bank of $1,200, according to a Huffington Post report.

advertisement

Email Sign-Up

advertisement