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  • Snow Leopards Koshi and Senja Make Debut At Zoo

    Snow Leopards Koshi and Senja Make Debut At Zoo

    Friday, September 12 2014 8:30 PM EDT2014-09-13 00:30:10 GMT
    A Texas zoo welcomed two cuddly new creatures.Snow leopards, Koshi and Senja, made their public debut at the Houston Zoo Thursday.
    A Texas zoo welcomed two cuddly new creatures.Snow leopards, Koshi and Senja, made their public debut at the Houston Zoo Thursday.
  • Army Specialist Surprised With Keys To New Home

    Army Specialist Surprised With Keys To New Home

    Thursday, September 11 2014 10:48 PM EDT2014-09-12 02:48:18 GMT
    One local serviceman received a gift that will change his life for the better aboard the Battleship New Jersey in Camden on Thursday.Army Specialist Agustin Bruno was surprised with keys to a new home, mortgage- free, thanks to Wells Fargo and the nonprofit organization Operation Homefront, which helps military families through financially hard times.Bruno served two tours of duty in Iraq and is now medically retired from the military. He has three children, works as a school teacher, and had...
    One local serviceman received a gift that will change his life for the better aboard the Battleship New Jersey in Camden on Thursday.Army Specialist Agustin Bruno was surprised with keys to a new home, mortgage- free, thanks to Wells Fargo and the nonprofit organization Operation Homefront, which helps military families through financially hard times.Bruno served two tours of duty in Iraq and is now medically retired from the military. He has three children, works as a school teacher, and had...
  • VIDEO: Dad & Daughter Make Adorable Dance Routine

    VIDEO: Dad & Daughter Make Adorable Dance Routine

    Thursday, September 11 2014 9:28 PM EDT2014-09-12 01:28:02 GMT
    Taylor Swift's new song "Shake It Off" is bringing families together.
    Taylor Swift's new song "Shake It Off" is bringing families together.
  • Burn unit volunteer gives patients hope

    Burn unit volunteer gives patients hope

    Thursday, September 11 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-09-11 21:57:13 GMT
    A severe burn from fire involves a long, painful recovery, leaving emotional and physical scars. We discovered a guy who is giving a real "pick me up" to people recovering from burns. He is a volunteer with a big heart who is "What's Right with Tampa Bay."
    A severe burn from fire involves a long, painful recovery, leaving emotional and physical scars. We discovered a guy who is giving a real "pick me up" to people recovering from burns. He is a volunteer with a big heart who is "What's Right with Tampa Bay."
  • Manatee calf rescued and recovering

    Manatee calf rescued and recovering

    Thursday, September 11 2014 12:19 PM EDT2014-09-11 16:19:52 GMT
    Experts say an orphaned manatee calf that was rescued in July from the Indian River in Port St. John, is responding well to treatment and is almost ready to start eating solid foods.
    Experts say an orphaned manatee calf that was rescued in July from the Indian River in Port St. John, is responding well to treatment and is almost ready to start eating solid foods.
  • Beloved Philadelphia Teacher Gets Successful Kidney Transplant Surgery

    Beloved Philadelphia Teacher Gets Successful Kidney Transplant Surgery

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 11:19 PM EDT2014-09-11 03:19:30 GMT
    A popular Philadelphia teacher is all smiles and feeling very grateful to be alive after a successful transplant surgery. FOX 29 first brought you her story in April when her students contacted us about her search for a kidney donor. 
     A popular Philadelphia teacher is all smiles and feeling very grateful to be alive after a successful transplant surgery.

  • Elderly couple, down on their luck, found living in car

    Elderly couple, down on their luck, found living in car

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 10:40 PM EDT2014-09-11 02:40:19 GMT
    A couple in their 70s, down on their luck, is living in their car in a Pasco County Walmart parking lot. But thanks to a group of teens, they're slowly getting back on their feet.
    A couple in their 70s, down on their luck, is living in their car in a Pasco County Walmart parking lot. But thanks to a group of teens, they're slowly getting back on their feet.
  • Teen Receives Grant To Invent "Smart Gun"

    Teen Receives Grant To Invent "Smart Gun"

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 9:28 PM EDT2014-09-11 01:28:41 GMT
    Boulder,CO-It sounds like something out of sci-fi movie, but a Boulder, Colorado, teenager says he's close to inventing a "smart gun" using fingerprint technology to make firearms safer.Police say a man assaulted a Denver police officer over the weekend and tried to get her gun to shoot her.17-year-old Kai Kloepfer says his invention could prevent that."My technology locked within a second of it being pulled from their hands,” he said.In Pueblo, Colorado, last month, a 5-year-old found a gun ...
    Boulder,CO-It sounds like something out of sci-fi movie, but a Boulder, Colorado, teenager says he's close to inventing a "smart gun" using fingerprint technology to make firearms safer.Police say a man assaulted a Denver police officer over the weekend and tried to get her gun to shoot her.17-year-old Kai Kloepfer says his invention could prevent that."My technology locked within a second of it being pulled from their hands,” he said.In Pueblo, Colorado, last month, a 5-year-old found a gun ...
  • Domestic violence survivor details her journey to more peaceful life

    Domestic violence survivor details her journey to more peaceful life

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 11:59 PM EDT2014-09-10 03:59:12 GMT
    Around 33,000 domestic violence cases were reported in the District last year. That is an emergency call every 16 minutes. FOX 5 spoke with a woman who was one of those statistics and explains how she made that leap to a happier life.
    Around 33,000 domestic violence cases were reported in the District last year. That is an emergency call every 16 minutes. FOX 5 spoke with a woman who was one of those statistics and explains how she made that leap to a happier life.
  • 'Cancer Boy' now cancer-free and publishing book with his classmates

    'Cancer Boy' now cancer-free and publishing book with his classmates

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 9:05 PM EDT2014-09-10 01:05:59 GMT
    We have a very happy follow up to a story we brought you last year. It is the story of a young Virginia boy who had a brain tumor. We were touched by the love his classmates showed him and they are still spreading love.
    We have a very happy follow up to a story we brought you last year. It is the story of a young Virginia boy who had a brain tumor. We were touched by the love his classmates showed him and they are still spreading love.
  • Murdered Cyclist’s Nephew Raises Money To Complete Bike Ride

    Murdered Cyclist’s Nephew Raises Money To Complete Bike Ride

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 9:05 PM EDT2014-09-10 01:05:29 GMT
    A week after a Connecticut man was murdered in Florida, his family is planning a massive bike ride in his memory.The idea came from one of the man's youngest family members...What started as a 10-year-old's heartfelt Facebook post grew into a full-blown $50,000 fundraiser."For people who want to come, but can't afford it, we're going to be buying them like bikes and plane tickets,” said Sebby Adorno.Sebby's uncle Kevin was on a biking trip when a homeless man stabbed and killed him last week....
    A week after a Connecticut man was murdered in Florida, his family is planning a massive bike ride in his memory.The idea came from one of the man's youngest family members...What started as a 10-year-old's heartfelt Facebook post grew into a full-blown $50,000 fundraiser."For people who want to come, but can't afford it, we're going to be buying them like bikes and plane tickets,” said Sebby Adorno.Sebby's uncle Kevin was on a biking trip when a homeless man stabbed and killed him last week....
  • DC twins born premature are thriving 8 years later

    DC twins born premature are thriving 8 years later

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 5:40 PM EDT2014-09-09 21:40:06 GMT
    They may have come before their time, but twin sisters Arin and Nya Tucker are living life like normal 8-year-olds, thanks to the care they received at the beginning of their lives.
    They may have come before their time, but twin sisters Arin and Nya Tucker are living life like normal 8-year-olds, thanks to the care they received at the beginning of their lives.
  • Pay It Forward: Extra-Ordinary Birthdays

    Pay It Forward: Extra-Ordinary Birthdays

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 5:35 PM EDT2014-09-09 21:35:07 GMT
    Every child loves to celebrate their birthday. But for children who have no place to call home, a party is a simple pleasure many never get to experience. But one local woman is doing her best to change that.
    Every child loves to celebrate their birthday. But for children who have no place to call home, a party is a simple pleasure many never get to experience. But one local woman is doing her best to change that.
  • Home Depot gives makeover to veteran

    Home Depot gives makeover to veteran

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 4:40 PM EDT2014-09-09 20:40:49 GMT
    A 65-year-old army veteran received a home makeover on Tuesday.
    A 65-year-old army veteran received a home makeover on Tuesday.
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation Grants Girl's Wish To Meet Unicorn

    Make-A-Wish Foundation Grants Girl's Wish To Meet Unicorn

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-09-09 19:55:13 GMT
    A 6-year-old girl got her magical make-a-wish moment on Monday.
    A 6-year-old girl got her magical make-a-wish moment on Monday.
  • Brew Hub opens in Lakeland

    Brew Hub opens in Lakeland

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 1:10 PM EDT2014-09-09 17:10:13 GMT
    A big building with a giant beer bottle carved into it's entryway is meant to be the place for small central Florida craft beer companies to grow.
    A big building with a giant beer bottle carved into it's entryway is meant to be the place for small central Florida craft beer companies to grow.
  • Minnesota couple embarks on 2,000-mile canoe trip

    Minnesota couple embarks on 2,000-mile canoe trip

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 11:56 AM EDT2014-09-09 15:56:04 GMT
    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – Fifty years after the Wilderness Act was signed into law, a Minnesota couple is taking a nearly 2,000-mile canoe trip across the country to Washington, D.C. WDIO-TV reports Dave and Amy Freeman embarked on their journey on Aug. 24 to celebrate the anniversary and highlight their opposition to proposed sulfide mining near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. The Freemans hope to educate people about the environment and their mission to protect the 1.1 million-ac...
    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – Fifty years after the Wilderness Act was signed into law, a Minnesota couple is taking a nearly 2,000-mile canoe trip across the country to Washington, D.C. WDIO-TV reports Dave and Amy Freeman embarked on their journey on Aug. 24 to celebrate the anniversary and highlight their opposition to proposed sulfide mining near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. The Freemans hope to educate people about the environment and their mission to protect the 1.1 million-ac...
  • A real-life 'Iron Man': 3-year-old boy fitted with 3D-printed prosthetic hand

    A real-life 'Iron Man': 3-year-old boy fitted with 3D-printed prosthetic hand

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 9:28 AM EDT2014-09-09 13:28:56 GMT
    A 3-year-old Maui boy with a birth defect is one step closer to being a real-life “Iron Man” thanks to a 3D-printed prosthetic.
    A 3-year-old Maui boy with a birth defect is one step closer to being a real-life “Iron Man” thanks to a 3D-printed prosthetic.
  • Donations meant for disabled veterans stolen

    Donations meant for disabled veterans stolen

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 2:18 AM EDT2014-09-09 06:18:01 GMT
    A man raising money for disabled veterans, has the cash he collected taken from him right outside a Brockton supermarket. FOX25's John Monahan has the details.
    A man raising money for disabled veterans, has the cash he collected taken from him right outside a Brockton supermarket. FOX25's John Monahan has the details.
  • World War II vet selling his amazing house of cars

    World War II vet selling his amazing house of cars

    Monday, September 8 2014 9:08 PM EDT2014-09-09 01:08:36 GMT
    John Van Buiten is a World War II veteran with a love of Fords, his country and anything car-related, no matter the shape or size.
    John Van Buiten is a World War II veteran with a love of Fords, his country and anything car-related, no matter the shape or size.
  • Zoo to hold birthday celebration for giant panda

    Zoo to hold birthday celebration for giant panda

    Monday, September 8 2014 8:32 PM EDT2014-09-09 00:32:11 GMT
    A giant panda at Zoo Atlanta is celebrating a special birthday on Tuesday.
    A giant panda at Zoo Atlanta is celebrating a special birthday on Tuesday.
  • 95-Year Old Twins Reminisce On Tough Times

    95-Year Old Twins Reminisce On Tough Times

    Monday, September 8 2014 4:12 PM EDT2014-09-08 20:12:54 GMT
    Twin sisters in Indiana have a reason to celebrate.
    Twin sisters in Indiana have a reason to celebrate.
  • CHOP Cancer Patient Makes Hilarious Spoof Video

    CHOP Cancer Patient Makes Hilarious Spoof Video

    Monday, September 8 2014 12:27 PM EDT2014-09-08 16:27:33 GMT
    19-year-old Tom was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia back in April of 2014.
    19-year-old Tom was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia back in April of 2014.
  • MUST SEE: Returning soldier learns sex of baby

    MUST SEE: Returning soldier learns sex of baby

    Monday, September 8 2014 8:57 AM EDT2014-09-08 12:57:50 GMT
    It's always a special occasion when soldiers return home from deployment, but one reunion in St. Paul over the weekend was extra special for one expectant father from Burnsville.
    It's always a special occasion when soldiers return home from deployment, but one reunion in St. Paul over the weekend was extra special for one expectant father from Burnsville.
  • Donations meant for disabled veterans stolen

    Donations meant for disabled veterans stolen

    Sunday, September 7 2014 10:24 PM EDT2014-09-08 02:24:19 GMT
    (MyFoxBoston) A man raising money for disabled veterans, has the cash he collected taken from him right outside a Brockton supermarket. FOX25's John Monahan has the details.
    (MyFoxBoston) A man raising money for disabled veterans, has the cash he collected taken from him right outside a Brockton supermarket. FOX25's John Monahan has the details.
  • Vietnam Veterans Reunite After Years Apart

    Vietnam Veterans Reunite After Years Apart

    Sunday, September 7 2014 9:30 PM EDT2014-09-08 01:30:53 GMT
    Las Vegas hosted the largest reunion in the world for Vietnam veterans from the same unit over the weekend.
    Las Vegas hosted the largest reunion in the world for Vietnam veterans from the same unit over the weekend.
  • Man Discovers Rare 17th Century Coin That Could Be Worth 1.6 Million

    Man Discovers Rare 17th Century Coin That Could Be Worth 1.6 Million

    Sunday, September 7 2014 9:24 PM EDT2014-09-08 01:24:25 GMT
    A British man on a treasure hunt uncovered a rare coin and it could bring him a big payday.
    A British man on a treasure hunt uncovered a rare coin and it could bring him a big payday.
  • Deputy Saves Injured Dog Hit By Car

    Deputy Saves Injured Dog Hit By Car

    Sunday, September 7 2014 6:26 PM EDT2014-09-07 22:26:07 GMT
    A dog is on the road to recovery thanks to a Hillsborough County deputy. Deputy Timothy Wren stopped to help a dog that had been hit by a car.
    A dog is on the road to recovery thanks to a Hillsborough County deputy. Deputy Timothy Wren stopped to help a dog that had been hit by a car.
  • 'Medical Miracle' Honored At Baseball Game

    'Medical Miracle' Honored At Baseball Game

    Sunday, September 7 2014 6:01 PM EDT2014-09-07 22:01:06 GMT
    A man, described as a medical miracle, was celebrated at Wisconsin's famed Miller Park on Saturday.
    A man, described as a medical miracle, was celebrated at Wisconsin's famed Miller Park on Saturday.
  • Purr-fect weekend at the National Capital Cat Show

    Purr-fect weekend at the National Capital Cat Show

    Saturday, September 6 2014 7:33 PM EDT2014-09-06 23:33:57 GMT
    Hundreds of cat lovers turned out for what is by all accounts the Super Bowl of cat shows on Saturday in Virginia. The National Capital Cat Show is the biggest you'll find on the East Coast, and it's filled with everything from cat gear to cat art to an agility course-- and of course, plenty of felines. 
    Hundreds of cat lovers turned out for what is by all accounts the Super Bowl of cat shows on Saturday in Virginia. The National Capital Cat Show is the biggest you'll find on the East Coast, and it's filled with everything from cat gear to cat art to an agility course-- and of course, plenty of felines. 
  • Georgia family creates special needs dating website

    Georgia family creates special needs dating website

    Saturday, September 6 2014 6:20 PM EDT2014-09-06 22:20:28 GMT
    Online dating has become one of the most popular avenues for dating.
    Online dating has become one of the most popular avenues for dating.
  • Comedian Drew Carey offers reward in bucket prank

    Comedian Drew Carey offers reward in bucket prank

    Saturday, September 6 2014 6:03 PM EDT2014-09-06 22:03:09 GMT
    Comedian Drew Carey is offering to help police find those involved in dumping a bucket of urine and feces on a special-needs teen in Ohio who was reportedly told the prank was part of the "Ice Bucket Challenge."
    Comedian Drew Carey is offering to help police find those involved in dumping a bucket of urine and feces on a special-needs teen in Ohio who was reportedly told the prank was part of the "Ice Bucket Challenge."
  • Local Mother Turns Tragedy Into Triumph After Daughter's Death

    Local Mother Turns Tragedy Into Triumph After Daughter's Death

    Saturday, September 6 2014 12:43 PM EDT2014-09-06 16:43:47 GMT
    BERLIN, NJ – Janice Schwartz Donahue is on mission to help young adults continue their education that's because she understands it's value after a devastating loss.The mother of two faced many tough years trying to keep her youngest daughter alive. Now a group of college-bound seniors are calling her their guardian angel.In 1980, Janice's second daughter Jessica needed open heart surgery at only 10 months old. Doctors at Boston Children's Hospital helped save her life. Janice calls it a mirac...
    BERLIN, NJ – Janice Schwartz Donahue is on mission to help young adults continue their education that's because she understands it's value after a devastating loss.The mother of two faced many tough years trying to keep her youngest daughter alive. Now a group of college-bound seniors are calling her their guardian angel.In 1980, Janice's second daughter Jessica needed open heart surgery at only 10 months old. Doctors at Boston Children's Hospital helped save her life. Janice calls it a mirac...
  • Community Comes Together For Boy With Mitochondrial Disease

    Community Comes Together For Boy With Mitochondrial Disease

    Saturday, September 6 2014 10:58 AM EDT2014-09-06 14:58:01 GMT
    This youngster isn't sporting the latest fashion trend.In fact, it helps him make it through life.
    This youngster isn't sporting the latest fashion trend.In fact, it helps him make it through life.
  • Dolphin calf rescued in Collier County

    Dolphin calf rescued in Collier County

    Friday, September 5 2014 9:53 PM EDT2014-09-06 01:53:04 GMT
    A young dolphin was spotted off Marco Island with fishing gear wrapped around her tail. A team of ten organizations, including Mote Marine, helped free the 11-month-old bottlenose dolphin.
    A young dolphin was spotted off Marco Island with fishing gear wrapped around her tail. A team of ten organizations, including Mote Marine, helped free the 11-month-old bottlenose dolphin.
  • Midlothian teen's cancer fight inspires documentary

    Midlothian teen's cancer fight inspires documentary

    Friday, September 5 2014 7:02 PM EDT2014-09-05 23:02:30 GMT
    A 13-year old Midlothian teen's fight against cancer has rallied an entire community and captured the attention of the I Am Second campaign. Ethan Hallmark is 13 and has Stage 4 high risk Neuroblastoma.
    A 13-year old Midlothian teen's fight against cancer has rallied an entire community and captured the attention of the I Am Second campaign. Ethan Hallmark is 13 and has Stage 4 high risk Neuroblastoma.
  • FOX 35 participates in "Whipping Childhood Cancer Challenge"

    FOX 35 participates in "Whipping Childhood Cancer Challenge"

    Friday, September 5 2014 12:02 PM EDT2014-09-05 16:02:08 GMT
    The Good Day Orlando team was inspired to participate in the latest virtuous viral video campaign Friday morning.
    The Good Day Orlando team was inspired to participate in the latest virtuous viral video campaign Friday morning.
  • FWC: Massive crustacean catch appears to be 'Mantis Shrimp'

    FWC: Massive crustacean catch appears to be 'Mantis Shrimp'

    Friday, September 5 2014 10:09 AM EDT2014-09-05 14:09:19 GMT
    ...It's probably safe to say you won't find this in your shrimp cocktail.
    ...It's probably safe to say you won't find this in your shrimp cocktail.
  • Horse Receives Final Checkup Before Heading To Forever Home

    Horse Receives Final Checkup Before Heading To Forever Home

    Friday, September 5 2014 12:57 AM EDT2014-09-05 04:57:38 GMT
    Earlier this summer FOX 29 told you Pat's story; a blind draft horse who was almost certainly heading for slaughter. But thankfully, local animal activists and the University of Pennsylvania Veterinary Specialists stepped in to save his sight and his life.
    Earlier this summer FOX 29 told you Pat's story; a blind draft horse who was almost certainly heading for slaughter. But thankfully, local animal activists and the University of Pennsylvania Veterinary Specialists stepped in to save his sight and his life.
  • Marine Helps Busy Street As Crossing Guard

    Marine Helps Busy Street As Crossing Guard

    Friday, September 5 2014 12:46 AM EDT2014-09-05 04:46:30 GMT
    When a former United States Marine noticed schoolchildren in his town didn't have a crossing guard to help cross a busy street, he took matters into his own hands.
    When a former United States Marine noticed schoolchildren in his town didn't have a crossing guard to help cross a busy street, he took matters into his own hands.
  • Tattoo artist uses talent to help breast cancer patients

    Tattoo artist uses talent to help breast cancer patients

    Thursday, September 4 2014 11:24 PM EDT2014-09-05 03:24:06 GMT
    Jeff Paetzold has inked a lot of tattoos in 14 years.
    Jeff Paetzold has inked a lot of tattoos in 14 years.
  • Scientist criticizes aquarium over dolphins' living conditions

    Scientist criticizes aquarium over dolphins' living conditions

    Thursday, September 4 2014 8:41 PM EDT2014-09-05 00:41:58 GMT
    Dr. Naomi Rose of Washington, D.C.'s Animal Welfare Institute thinks the Clearwater Marine Aquarium has an opportunity to provide much better housing for its three non-releasable dolphins.
    Dr. Naomi Rose of Washington, D.C.'s Animal Welfare Institute thinks the Clearwater Marine Aquarium has an opportunity to provide much better housing for its three non-releasable dolphins.
  • Google surprises DC area teachers with big donation

    Google surprises DC area teachers with big donation

    Thursday, September 4 2014 7:27 PM EDT2014-09-04 23:27:06 GMT
    Hundreds of D.C. area teachers have a huge smile on their faces, thanks to Google. The company fulfilled the wishes of 276 area teachers who posted requests for classroom supplies on DonorsChoose.org.
    Hundreds of D.C. area teachers have a huge smile on their faces, thanks to Google. The company fulfilled the wishes of 276 area teachers who posted requests for classroom supplies on DonorsChoose.org.
  • "Ears For Emily" Hopes To Raise Money To Grant Girl The Gift Of Hearing

    "Ears For Emily" Hopes To Raise Money To Grant Girl The Gift Of Hearing

    Thursday, September 4 2014 4:28 PM EDT2014-09-04 20:28:08 GMT
    A Bucks County family is hoping to give their daughter something most of us take for granted. As FOX 29's Dawn Timmeney reports, it's been quite a journey for the Feasterville family.
    A Bucks County family is hoping to give their daughter something most of us take for granted. As FOX 29's Dawn Timmeney reports, it's been quite a journey for the Feasterville family.

  • Couple races down the aisle; gets muddy and married

    Couple races down the aisle; gets muddy and married

    Thursday, September 4 2014 12:03 PM EDT2014-09-04 16:03:53 GMT
    Everyone knows the road to marital bliss can be filled with many obstacles.
    Everyone knows the road to marital bliss can be filled with many obstacles.
  • Cutting-edge cancer treatment uses laser to zap brain tumors

    Cutting-edge cancer treatment uses laser to zap brain tumors

    Thursday, September 4 2014 8:59 AM EDT2014-09-04 12:59:44 GMT
    Meghan Schultz was 25 weeks pregnant when she started having seizures in the kitchen as she was preparing dinner in 2011. "My left hand, my fingers, just started shaking and I had no idea what was going on. I was terrified," she said. It got so bad that the 8th grade teacher passed out and was taken to a hospital in Columbus, Ohio. Scans showed she had a brain tumor. "I thought this can't be happening to me. This doesn't happen to me. This happens to other people. These are stories you he...
    Meghan Schultz was 25 weeks pregnant when she started having seizures in the kitchen as she was preparing dinner in 2011. "My left hand, my fingers, just started shaking and I had no idea what was going on. I was terrified," she said. It got so bad that the 8th grade teacher passed out and was taken to a hospital in Columbus, Ohio. Scans showed she had a brain tumor. "I thought this can't be happening to me. This doesn't happen to me. This happens to other people. These are stories you he...
  • Extraordinary Ordinaries: The Art of Healing

    Extraordinary Ordinaries: The Art of Healing

    Thursday, September 4 2014 8:36 AM EDT2014-09-04 12:36:21 GMT
    Art is his life's work, and it worked to save his life.
    Art is his life's work, and it worked to save his life.
  • Incredible "transformation dog" gets new family

    Incredible "transformation dog" gets new family

    Thursday, September 4 2014 7:54 AM EDT2014-09-04 11:54:58 GMT
    Ellen had a "ruff" start in life; to say the least. Animal rescuers found her abandoned and in deplorable conditions.
    Ellen had a "ruff" start in life; to say the least. Animal rescuers found her abandoned and in deplorable conditions.
  • Smartphone bill off the charts lately? Here's why

    Smartphone bill off the charts lately? Here's why

    Thursday, September 4 2014 7:23 AM EDT2014-09-04 11:23:35 GMT

    Has your smartphone bill been off the charts lately? There's a reason for that, and part of the problem is likely traced back to the "Ice Bucket Challenge."

    Has your smartphone bill been off the charts lately? There's a reason for that, and part of the problem is likely traced back to the "Ice Bucket Challenge."

  • Carrie's Teddy Bear Ministry Brings Joy To Thousands

    Carrie's Teddy Bear Ministry Brings Joy To Thousands

    Wednesday, September 3 2014 10:45 PM EDT2014-09-04 02:45:12 GMT
    For some people, retirement is a time to do as little as possible. For others it's time to get busy doing what they have always wanted to do rather than doing what they had to do to make a living. 
    For some people, retirement is a time to do as little as possible. For others it's time to get busy doing what they have always wanted to do rather than doing what they had to do to make a living. 
  • Diabetic Woman Lucky To Be Alive After Getting Stuck In Mud For 24 Hours

    Diabetic Woman Lucky To Be Alive After Getting Stuck In Mud For 24 Hours

    Wednesday, September 3 2014 10:31 PM EDT2014-09-04 02:31:07 GMT
    A diabetic woman from Illinois is thankful to be alive after getting stuck in a quicksand-like mud for more than 24 hours.
    A diabetic woman from Illinois is thankful to be alive after getting stuck in a quicksand-like mud for more than 24 hours.
  • Houston Doctors Planning To Surgically Separate Conjoined Twin Girls

    Houston Doctors Planning To Surgically Separate Conjoined Twin Girls

    Wednesday, September 3 2014 9:51 PM EDT2014-09-04 01:51:06 GMT
    Houston doctors are planning to surgically separate conjoined twin girls born back in April.
    Houston doctors are planning to surgically separate conjoined twin girls born back in April.
  • Young lemonade stand owner throws out first pitch

    Young lemonade stand owner throws out first pitch

    Wednesday, September 3 2014 9:47 PM EDT2014-09-04 01:47:22 GMT
    It's a bittersweet victory for a 12-year-old whose lemonade stand gained international attention. T.J. Guerrero threw out the first pitch Wednesday night at the Dunedin Blue Jays game.
    It's a bittersweet victory for a 12-year-old whose lemonade stand gained international attention. T.J. Guerrero threw out the first pitch Wednesday night at the Dunedin Blue Jays game.
  • The story behind this deputy's heartfelt moment with a dog

    The story behind this deputy's heartfelt moment with a dog

    Wednesday, September 3 2014 4:35 PM EDT2014-09-03 20:35:07 GMT

    It may have seemed like nothing at the time, but a Hillsborough County deputy got a call this morning that may end up changing his life.

    It may have seemed like nothing at the time, but a Hillsborough County deputy got a call this morning that may end up changing his life.

  • Woman Severely Injured Texting While Driving, Shares Painful Story

    Woman Severely Injured Texting While Driving, Shares Painful Story

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 8:43 PM EDT2014-09-03 00:43:09 GMT
    One Colorado woman is telling a very painful story about the dangers of texting behind the wheel.
    One Colorado woman is telling a very painful story about the dangers of texting behind the wheel.
  • Troopers Save Man In Diabetic Shock

    Troopers Save Man In Diabetic Shock

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:14 PM EDT2014-09-02 19:14:28 GMT
    Chris Henry had something nice to say, so he said it in a letter."Two Florida Highway Patrol officers saved my life last night," he wrote to the state police.
    Chris Henry had something nice to say, so he said it in a letter."Two Florida Highway Patrol officers saved my life last night," he wrote to the state police.
  • In daughter's memory, a warning for drivers

    In daughter's memory, a warning for drivers

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:10 PM EDT2014-09-02 19:10:00 GMT
    There was no grilling for Ron Dugans this Labor Day. Instead, he was baking in the sun and handing out flyers in hopes of saving lives. 
    There was no grilling for Ron Dugans this Labor Day. Instead, he was baking in the sun and handing out flyers in hopes of saving lives. 
  • WATCH: Adorable Chihuahua Gets a Massage and Winks for the Camera!

    WATCH: Adorable Chihuahua Gets a Massage and Winks for the Camera!

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:54 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:54:39 GMT
    A hilarious video originally posted by Facebook user Jenna Park that's been quite popular around the internet.An adorable Chihuahua, cloaked in a Korean newspaper, chills out on an electric neck massager and even appears to "wink" for the camera.Watch the mesmerizing video above!
    A hilarious video originally posted by Facebook user Jenna Park that's been quite popular around the internet.An adorable Chihuahua, cloaked in a Korean newspaper, chills out on an electric neck massager and even appears to "wink" for the camera.Watch the mesmerizing video above!
  • WATCH: Woman with Alzheimer's finally remembers daughter

    WATCH: Woman with Alzheimer's finally remembers daughter

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:04 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:04:30 GMT
    Anyone who has ever been touched by Alzheimer's disease knows how much this moment means.Kelly Gunderson shared it on YouTube with this short caption: “My 87-year-old mother with Alzheimer's knew who I was, even if just for a moment.
    Anyone who has ever been touched by Alzheimer's disease knows how much this moment means.Kelly Gunderson shared it on YouTube with this short caption: “My 87-year-old mother with Alzheimer's knew who I was, even if just for a moment.
  • WATCH: The moment this 7-year-old cancer patient learns he's going home

    WATCH: The moment this 7-year-old cancer patient learns he's going home

    A 7-year-old cancer patient expresses sheer joy after learning some good news.
    A 7-year-old cancer patient expresses sheer joy after learning some good news.
  • Man Saves Family From Burning Home

    Man Saves Family From Burning Home

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:53 AM EDT2014-09-02 10:53:05 GMT
    Firefighters are calling a man a hero after he helped save a family from a burning home in DeKalb County.
    Firefighters are calling a man a hero after he helped save a family from a burning home in DeKalb County.
  • Dog Helps Carry Grocery Bags From Car To Kitchen

    Dog Helps Carry Grocery Bags From Car To Kitchen

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:56 AM EDT2014-09-02 04:56:09 GMT

    You may think you've got your dog trained. But when was the last time you got a helping – mouth – carrying in the groceries?

    You may think you've got your dog trained. But when was the last time you got a helping – mouth – carrying in the groceries?

  • Volunteers Work To Build New Home For Wounded Veteran, Family

    Volunteers Work To Build New Home For Wounded Veteran, Family

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:07 AM EDT2014-09-02 04:07:07 GMT

    Volunteers in Ohio are making sure a wounded veteran returning home from Afghanistan has a home to return to.

    Volunteers in Ohio are making sure a wounded veteran returning home from Afghanistan has a home to return to.

  • In daughter's memory, a warning for drivers

    In daughter's memory, a warning for drivers

    Monday, September 1 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-09-01 21:18:51 GMT
    There was no grilling for Ron Dugans this Labor Day. Instead, he was baking in the sun and handing out flyers in hopes of saving lives. 
    There was no grilling for Ron Dugans this Labor Day. Instead, he was baking in the sun and handing out flyers in hopes of saving lives. 
  • WATCH: Woman with Alzheimer's finally remembers daughter

    WATCH: Woman with Alzheimer's finally remembers daughter

    Monday, September 1 2014 3:42 PM EDT2014-09-01 19:42:56 GMT

    Anyone who has ever been touched by Alzheimer's disease knows how much this moment means.

    Anyone who has ever been touched by Alzheimer's disease knows how much this moment means.

  • WATCH: The moment this 7-year-old cancer patient learns he's going home

    WATCH: The moment this 7-year-old cancer patient learns he's going home

    A 7-year-old cancer patient expresses sheer joy after learning some good news.
    A 7-year-old cancer patient expresses sheer joy after learning some good news.
  • Firefighters finish the job for man who had heart attack while mowing lawn

    Firefighters finish the job for man who had heart attack while mowing lawn

    Monday, September 1 2014 9:51 AM EDT2014-09-01 13:51:51 GMT

    When a Texas man couldn't finish mowing his lawn, the firefighters who tried saving his life finished it for him.

    When a Texas man couldn't finish mowing his lawn, the firefighters who tried saving his life finished it for him.

  • Texas Furniture Store Loses Millions On Football Bet

    Texas Furniture Store Loses Millions On Football Bet

    Sunday, August 31 2014 11:00 PM EDT2014-09-01 03:00:43 GMT
    Talk about a win-lose situation!Customers are getting one million dollars in free furniture, following Texas AM's football victory.
    Talk about a win-lose situation!Customers are getting one million dollars in free furniture, following Texas AM's football victory.
  • Business Owner Offers To Help Homeless Little League Player's Family

    Business Owner Offers To Help Homeless Little League Player's Family

    Sunday, August 31 2014 8:41 PM EDT2014-09-01 00:41:41 GMT
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    One of the players from the Jackie Robinson West Little League team is living with friends and family because he has no permanent home, but help is on the way.
    One of the players from the Jackie Robinson West Little League team is living with friends and family because he has no permanent home, but help is on the way.
  • Dog Shot With Shotgun Recovering Nicely Thanks To Police

    Dog Shot With Shotgun Recovering Nicely Thanks To Police

    Sunday, August 31 2014 11:19 AM EDT2014-08-31 15:19:58 GMT
    A lucky boxer mix is all smiles - after two Maryland police officers save her life.
    A lucky boxer mix is all smiles - after two Maryland police officers save her life.
  • Large Number Of Squirrels Being Orphaned In Washington State

    Large Number Of Squirrels Being Orphaned In Washington State

    Saturday, August 30 2014 4:33 PM EDT2014-08-30 20:33:32 GMT
    A wildlife center in the Seattle suburb of Lynnwood is getting bombarded with squirrel drop-offs.
    A wildlife center in the Seattle suburb of Lynnwood is getting bombarded with squirrel drop-offs.
  • Where 'must love dogs' is a relationship rule

    Where 'must love dogs' is a relationship rule

    Friday, August 29 2014 4:59 PM EDT2014-08-29 20:59:15 GMT
    In the dog-eat-dog world that is online dating, this new site hopes to be a breath of fresh air. YouMustLoveDogsDating.com aims to find a match for you -- with your furry best friend in mind, too.
    In the dog-eat-dog world that is online dating, this new site hopes to be a breath of fresh air. YouMustLoveDogsDating.com aims to find a match for you -- with your furry best friend in mind, too.
  • Boston Marathon bombing victim marries his nurse

    Boston Marathon bombing victim marries his nurse

    Friday, August 29 2014 9:10 AM EDT2014-08-29 13:10:05 GMT
    Bride Krista Costello neé Krista D’Agostino, groom James Costello Photo Credit: Prudente PhotographyBride Krista Costello neé Krista D’Agostino, groom James Costello Photo Credit: Prudente Photography
    If something good could come out of the Boston Marathon bombing, James Costello and Krista D'Agostino seem to have found it.Sixteen months after the attack killed three people and injured more than 260, including Costello, he married D'Agostino, the nurse who helped him recover. 
    If something good could come out of the Boston Marathon bombing, James Costello and Krista D'Agostino seem to have found it.Sixteen months after the attack killed three people and injured more than 260, including Costello, he married D'Agostino, the nurse who helped him recover. 
  • When hope was gone, parents turned to Google to save baby

    When hope was gone, parents turned to Google to save baby

    Thursday, August 28 2014 11:11 AM EDT2014-08-28 15:11:34 GMT

    They were told by multiple doctors that there was no way to save their baby. That's when they took matters into their own hands, and it ended up being the right choice.

    They were told by multiple doctors that there was no way to save their baby. That's when they took matters into their own hands, and it ended up being the right choice.

  • Woman defies odds, learns to walk again after spinal cord injury

    Woman defies odds, learns to walk again after spinal cord injury

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:55 PM EDT2014-08-28 02:55:12 GMT
    A fall during a cheerleading stunt left her in a wheelchair with a spinal cord injury, but now a young woman from Apopka has learned how to walk again.
    A fall during a cheerleading stunt left her in a wheelchair with a spinal cord injury, but now a young woman from Apopka has learned how to walk again.
  • 4-year-old who swallowed battery has throat rebuilt using his rib

    4-year-old who swallowed battery has throat rebuilt using his rib

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:47 PM EDT2014-08-28 02:47:10 GMT
    Cell batteries power everything from watches to pacemakers. Nearly 4,000 Americans are injured by them every year and one Cincinnati boy is the latest after he swallowed one.
    Cell batteries power everything from watches to pacemakers. Nearly 4,000 Americans are injured by them every year and one Cincinnati boy is the latest after he swallowed one.
  • Disabled Man Saved From Mesa Canal Reunites With Rescuer

    Disabled man saved from Mesa canal is reunited with his rescuer

    A disabled man and his wife met the woman they call a hero after he nearly drowned in a valley canal, and she was the only one who heard his cries for help and came to his rescue.
    A disabled man and his wife met the woman they call a hero after he nearly drowned in a valley canal, and she was the only one who heard his cries for help and came to his rescue.
  • WATCH: Boy's Reaction To Mother's Pregnancy Announcement

    WATCH: Boy's Reaction To Mother's Pregnancy Announcement

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 9:08 PM EDT2014-08-28 01:08:45 GMT
    Learning you're going to be a big brother or sister is a big deal.
    Learning you're going to be a big brother or sister is a big deal.
  • Brave 13-Year-Old Boy Recovers After California Earthquake

    Brave 13-Year-Old Boy Recovers After California Earthquake

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:34 PM EDT2014-08-27 23:34:55 GMT
    A brave 13-year-old boy is now recovering after a chimney came crashing down on him during Sunday's earthquake.
    A brave 13-year-old boy is now recovering after a chimney came crashing down on him during Sunday's earthquake.
  • Boston Marathon bombing victim marries his nurse

    Boston Marathon bombing victim marries his nurse

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 4:44 PM EDT2014-08-27 20:44:36 GMT
    If something good could come out of the Boston Marathon bombing, James Costello and Krista D'Agostino seem to have found it.
    If something good could come out of the Boston Marathon bombing, James Costello and Krista D'Agostino seem to have found it.
  • VIDEO: Metro operator, transit officers pull man from tracks just before train arrives

    VIDEO: Metro operator, transit officers pull man from tracks just before train arrives

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 3:20 PM EDT2014-08-27 19:20:29 GMT
    A 22-year-old D.C. man is lucky to be alive after he intentionally jumped onto the tracks at the Rhode Island Avenue Metro Station on Tuesday in an apparent suicide attempt. Metro says the Red Line train operator and two Metro Transit Police officers saved his life, and it was all caught on video.
    A 22-year-old D.C. man is lucky to be alive after he intentionally jumped onto the tracks at the Rhode Island Avenue Metro Station on Tuesday in an apparent suicide attempt. Metro says the Red Line train operator and two Metro Transit Police officers saved his life, and it was all caught on video.
  • MS Walk inspires, helps raise funds to find cure

    MS Walk inspires, helps raise funds to find cure

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:15 AM EDT2014-08-27 14:15:46 GMT
    The Michigan Chapter of the National MS Society is hosting a fundraising walk at Kensington Metropark's Maple Beach in Milford, September 7.The event gives hope to more than 18,000 people living with MS in the community. The dollars raised support life-changing programs and cutting-edge research.
    The Michigan Chapter of the National MS Society is hosting a fundraising walk at Kensington Metropark's Maple Beach in Milford, September 7.The event gives hope to more than 18,000 people living with MS in the community. The dollars raised support life-changing programs and cutting-edge research.
  • Walt Disney Company files for drone patents

    Walt Disney Company files for drone patents

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:49 AM EDT2014-08-27 12:49:08 GMT
    We hear about military using drones all the time. Now the happiest place on earth wants to use drones too. Walt Disney Company filed for three drone patents. If approved, Disney says it'll use the drones for light shows, projection screens, and as a way to control the limbs of its characters. Disney is joining a long list of other U.S. companies pressing the government to allow commercial use of small unmanned flight systems. The FAA is in the process of drafting rules fo...
    We hear about military using drones all the time. Now the happiest place on earth wants to use drones too. Walt Disney Company filed for three drone patents.
  • Career paths that will reduce or wipe out student loans

    Career paths that will reduce or wipe out student loans

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 10:32 PM EDT2014-08-27 02:32:23 GMT
    Seventy-percent of college students are taking out student loans, according to U.S. Education Department statistics. And the average balance has reach a staggering sum: $33,000 upon graduation – a record high.
    Seventy-percent of college students are taking out student loans, according to U.S. Education Department statistics. And the average balance has reach a staggering sum: $33,000 upon graduation – a record high.
  • Fiancee hopes to get fallen Marine's poem back after purse stolen

    Fiancee hopes to get fallen Marine's poem back after purse stolen

    Local Marine Lance Corporal Matthew Rodriguez carried a poem with him, and after he was killed, his fiancee carried it with her to honor him. But now, that Fairhaven woman needs help after someone stole it.
    Local Marine Lance Corporal Matthew Rodriguez carried a poem with him, and after he was killed, his fiancee carried it with her to honor him. But now, that Fairhaven woman needs help after someone stole it.
  • A day in the life of someone with ALS

    A day in the life of someone with ALS

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 7:14 PM EDT2014-08-26 23:14:32 GMT
    You've probably seen or heard about the thousands of people doing the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, raising millions of dollars to fight the disease. But this time for one Lake Orion family, the challenge is personal.
    You've probably seen or heard about the thousands of people doing the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, raising millions of dollars to fight the disease. But this time for one Lake Orion family, the challenge is personal.
  • Local teen launches campaign to help wounded veterans

    Local teen launches campaign to help wounded veterans

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 2:08 PM EDT2014-08-26 18:08:09 GMT
    Joe Sleppy watched as carpal tunnel syndrome imposed limit after limit on his mother. Surgery restricted her, and working out became increasingly tough. That got the high school student thinking.
    Joe Sleppy watched as carpal tunnel syndrome imposed limit after limit on his mother. Surgery restricted her, and working out became increasingly tough. That got the high school student thinking.
  • Fiancee hopes to get fallen Marine's poem back after purse stolen

    Fiancee hopes to get fallen Marine's poem back after purse stolen

    Local Marine Lance Corporal Matthew Rodriguez carried a poem with him, and after he was killed, his fiancee carried it with her to honor him. But now, that Fairhaven woman needs help after someone stole it.
    Local Marine Lance Corporal Matthew Rodriguez carried a poem with him, and after he was killed, his fiancee carried it with her to honor him. But now, that Fairhaven woman needs help after someone stole it.
  • Children's hospital security guard recognized in a big way

    Children's hospital security guard recognized in a big way

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 11:59 AM EDT2014-08-26 15:59:01 GMT
    A security guard at Children's Medical Center in Dallas is getting a lot of attention. Many say it's about time he gets some extra special recognition.
    A security guard at Children's Medical Center in Dallas is getting a lot of attention. Many say it's about time he gets some extra special recognition.
  • Police chopper's camera catches amazing nighttime marriage proposal

    Police chopper's camera catches amazing nighttime marriage proposal

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 10:43 AM EDT2014-08-26 14:43:27 GMT
    As officers flew overhead around midnight Saturday while searching for a stolen car, their night-vision equipment showed "Will You Marry Me?" spelled out in candles, accompanied by a man down on one knee.
    As officers flew overhead around midnight Saturday while searching for a stolen car, their night-vision equipment showed "Will You Marry Me?" spelled out in candles, accompanied by a man down on one knee.
  • For Manatee High weightlifters, the road to success starts in this garage

    For Manatee High weightlifters, the road to success starts in this garage

    Monday, August 25 2014 7:19 PM EDT2014-08-25 23:19:45 GMT
    Call it the Olympic grind in the garage: Team Florida Manatee County weightlifters are perspiring, inspiring and pushing each other, training with one eye on making the U.S. Olympic weightlifting team.
    Call it the Olympic grind in the garage: Team Florida Manatee County weightlifters are perspiring, inspiring and pushing each other, training with one eye on making the U.S. Olympic weightlifting team.
  • Kidney Transplant Recipient Meets His Donor

    Kidney Transplant Recipient Meets His Donor

    Monday, August 25 2014 4:37 PM EDT2014-08-25 20:37:00 GMT
    KANSAS CITY. MO- Two men were brought together by one act of kindness.A veteran who needed a kidney got a phone call with life changing news. A stranger who always wanted to serve in the military was offering to give him a kidney.The men finally met face-to-face and were honoredMark Schifferle and Robert Murphy are very different in many ways. But there's something they share that you can't see.Their story began one year ago. Robert was on dialysis in serious condition.He needed a new kidney....
    KANSAS CITY. MO- Two men were brought together by one act of kindness.A veteran who needed a kidney got a phone call with life changing news. A stranger who always wanted to serve in the military was offering to give him a kidney.The men finally met face-to-face and were honoredMark Schifferle and Robert Murphy are very different in many ways. But there's something they share that you can't see.Their story began one year ago. Robert was on dialysis in serious condition.He needed a new kidney....
  • Firefighters Rescue Poodle From Bathtub Drain

    Firefighters Rescue Poodle From Bathtub Drain

    Monday, August 25 2014 4:10 PM EDT2014-08-25 20:10:57 GMT
    Firefighters were called to rescue a poodle after she got a paw stuck in a bathtub drain for hours on Saturday.
    Firefighters were called to rescue a poodle after she got a paw stuck in a bathtub drain for hours on Saturday.
  • Thieves ransack warehouse storing supplies for homeless

    Thieves ransack warehouse storing supplies for homeless

    Sunday, August 24 2014 10:26 PM EDT2014-08-25 02:26:25 GMT
    Volunteers spent the afternoon sweeping, sorting supplies, and hauling trash at a warehouse in Hudson. The clean-up effort comes after 3 thieves broke into the building, which is used to house food, blankets, and supplies for homeless and at-risk veterans in the Bay area.
    Volunteers spent the afternoon sweeping, sorting supplies, and hauling trash at a warehouse in Hudson. The clean-up effort comes after 3 thieves broke into the building, which is used to house food, blankets, and supplies for homeless and at-risk veterans in the Bay area.
  • Music Therapy Brings Back Memories For Seniors With Dementia, Alzheimer's

    Music Therapy Brings Back Memories For Seniors With Dementia, Alzheimer's

    Saturday, August 23 2014 6:18 PM EDT2014-08-23 22:18:57 GMT
    The music coming out of the speakers is from a different era -- the good old days, according to 83-year-old Whitey Westlund.
    The music coming out of the speakers is from a different era -- the good old days, according to 83-year-old Whitey Westlund.
  • Heart Transplant Recipient Heading Back To School

    Heart Transplant Recipient Heading Back To School

    Saturday, August 23 2014 1:06 PM EDT2014-08-23 17:06:48 GMT
    He spent half a year waiting for a life-saving transplant, but after just a month of recovery, a Mankato teenager is now out of the hospital and preparing to go back to school.
    He spent half a year waiting for a life-saving transplant, but after just a month of recovery, a Mankato teenager is now out of the hospital and preparing to go back to school.
  • Cookie Monster Helps Man Propose At Sesame Place

    Cookie Monster Helps Man Propose At Sesame Place

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:51 PM EDT2014-08-23 00:51:53 GMT
    A groom-to-be enlists the help of his furry friends to propose to his girlfriend.Nicky Gandhi chose Sesame Place as the backdrop for his surprise proposal to his girlfriend.
    A groom-to-be enlists the help of his furry friends to propose to his girlfriend.Nicky Gandhi chose Sesame Place as the backdrop for his surprise proposal to his girlfriend.
  • Sarasota officer helps boy with untied shoe

    Sarasota officer helps boy with untied shoe

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:59 AM EDT2014-08-22 13:59:27 GMT

    Sarasota police tweeted out a heartfelt moment Friday morning, and it's sure to get your weekend started off on the right foot.

    Sarasota police tweeted out a heartfelt moment Friday morning, and it's sure to get your weekend started off on the right foot.

  • VIDEO: Beluga whale teases kids at aquarium

    VIDEO: Beluga whale teases kids at aquarium

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:33 AM EDT2014-08-22 12:33:53 GMT
    Video of a beluga whale teasing children at a zoo has gone viral. You can see Juno snapping his jaws at three young children at the Mystic Aquarium in Connecticut.
    Video of a beluga whale teasing children at a zoo has gone viral. You can see Juno snapping his jaws at three young children at the Mystic Aquarium in Connecticut.
  • Specially-designed ambulance provides emergency care for pets

    Specially-designed ambulance provides emergency care for pets

    Thursday, August 21 2014 9:29 PM EDT2014-08-22 01:29:10 GMT
    Cheryl Brady responds to calls as quickly as any first responder, but her patients aren't humans -- they're pets.
    Cheryl Brady responds to calls as quickly as any first responder, but her patients aren't humans -- they're pets.
  • A lifetime defying the odds

    A lifetime defying the odds

    Thursday, August 21 2014 8:44 PM EDT2014-08-22 00:44:22 GMT

    Born with a debilitating illness, Tim Dutka's amazing work ethic is an inspiration to all.

    Born with a debilitating illness, Tim Dutka's amazing work ethic is an inspiration to all.


  • Ruskin native killed in Afghanistan

    Ruskin native killed in Afghanistan

    Thursday, August 21 2014 7:19 PM EDT2014-08-21 23:19:33 GMT
    A paratrooper from Ruskin has been killed in action in Afghanistan. No details were immediately provided about where or how Army Sgt. 1st Class Matthew I. Leggett died.
    A paratrooper from Ruskin has been killed in action in Afghanistan. No details were immediately provided about where or how Army Sgt. 1st Class Matthew I. Leggett died.
  • Local cancer patients get "Fierce and Fabulous" makeovers

    Local cancer patients get "Fierce and Fabulous" makeovers

    Thursday, August 21 2014 1:02 PM EDT2014-08-21 17:02:14 GMT
    More than half a dozen cancer patients at UF Health Cancer Center received “Fierce and Fabulous” makeovers.
    More than half a dozen cancer patients at UF Health Cancer Center received “Fierce and Fabulous” makeovers.
  • Lonely lab now living in lap of luxury -- and she's not alone

    Lonely lab now living in lap of luxury -- and she's not alone

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:13 PM EDT2014-08-21 01:13:06 GMT
    She's the black lab nobody wanted a few weeks ago. But then her story went viral, and now she's right here in the Bay Area, living in the lap of luxury.
    She's the black lab nobody wanted a few weeks ago. But then her story went viral, and now she's right here in the Bay Area, living in the lap of luxury.
  • 'Dolphin Tale 2' expected to boost Pinellas tourism

    'Dolphin Tale 2' expected to boost Pinellas tourism

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 7:25 PM EDT2014-08-20 23:25:15 GMT
    Warner Brothers is spending tens of millions of dollars promoting Dolphin Tale 2, which will arrive in movie theaters next month. Then, Pinellas County's tourism bureau will kick in.
    Warner Brothers is spending tens of millions of dollars promoting Dolphin Tale 2, which will arrive in movie theaters next month. Then, Pinellas County's tourism bureau will kick in.
  • Ice Bucket Challenge's origins trace back to Sarasota

    Ice Bucket Challenge's origins trace back to Sarasota

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 7:11 PM EDT2014-08-20 23:11:35 GMT
    You've seen the Ice Bucket Challenge videos. Now meet the man who started the entire movement. His name is Chris Kennedy, and he lives in Sarasota.
    You've seen the Ice Bucket Challenge videos. Now meet the man who started the entire movement. His name is Chris Kennedy, and he lives in Sarasota.
  • Grandfather Delivers Baby Girl In Parking Lot

    Grandfather Delivers Baby Girl In Parking Lot

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 11:24 AM EDT2014-08-20 15:24:49 GMT
    It was a special delivery in Muskogee, Oklahoma where a dad stepped up big time delivering his daughter in law's child on their way to the hospital.Rocky Anderson was awakened Friday night by his daughter-in-law Kia Anderson anxiously telling him, "It was time!"He said it took a few minutes to get everyone ready, but they eventually made it on the turnpike heading for Tulsa.During their rush to the hospital, Kia realized she wasn't going to make it in time forcing her father-in-law to pull ov...
    It was a special delivery in Muskogee, Oklahoma where a dad stepped up big time delivering his daughter in law's child on their way to the hospital.Rocky Anderson was awakened Friday night by his daughter-in-law Kia Anderson anxiously telling him, "It was time!"He said it took a few minutes to get everyone ready, but they eventually made it on the turnpike heading for Tulsa.During their rush to the hospital, Kia realized she wasn't going to make it in time forcing her father-in-law to pull ov...
  • 111-year-old from Japan recognized as world's oldest man

    111-year-old from Japan recognized as world's oldest man

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:09 AM EDT2014-08-20 14:09:23 GMT
    TOKYO (FOX NEWS) – A 111-year-old retired Japanese educator who enjoys poetry has been recognized as the world's oldest living man.Sakari Momoi received a certificate from Guinness World Records at a ceremony Wednesday. He succeeds Alexander Imich of New York, who died in June at the age of 111 years, 164 days.The world's oldest living person is also Japanese: Misao Okawa, a 116-year-old woman from Osaka.Momoi was born Feb. 5, 1903, in Fukushima prefecture, where he became a teacher. He moved...
    TOKYO (FOX NEWS) – A 111-year-old retired Japanese educator who enjoys poetry has been recognized as the world's oldest living man.Sakari Momoi received a certificate from Guinness World Records at a ceremony Wednesday. He succeeds Alexander Imich of New York, who died in June at the age of 111 years, 164 days.The world's oldest living person is also Japanese: Misao Okawa, a 116-year-old woman from Osaka.Momoi was born Feb. 5, 1903, in Fukushima prefecture, where he became a teacher. He moved...
  • Horses Helping Teens With Addiction

    Horses Helping Teens With Addiction

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 2:43 PM EDT2014-08-19 18:43:16 GMT
    What can a horse do to help an addict overcome the demons of addiction? A lot. At the Newport Academy, a residential treatment facility based in Orange, young teens experience a unique feature in equine therapy.
    What can a horse do to help an addict overcome the demons of addiction? A lot. At the Newport Academy, a residential treatment facility based in Orange, young teens experience a unique feature in equine therapy.
  • Girl mauled by raccoon gets big surprise after surgery

    Girl mauled by raccoon gets big surprise after surgery

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 12:05 PM EDT2014-08-19 16:05:35 GMT
    She's gone through so many surgeries since getting attacked by a raccoon as a baby. Charlotte Ponce just wrapped up another operation -- but this one came with a happy surprise.
    She's gone through so many surgeries since getting attacked by a raccoon as a baby. Charlotte Ponce just wrapped up another operation -- but this one came with a happy surprise.
  • Dolphin Tale 2 spotlights Clearwater Aquarium

    Dolphin Tale 2 spotlights Clearwater Aquarium

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 7:58 AM EDT2014-08-19 11:58:36 GMT
    Cast talks Dolphin Tale 2 as Hope the dolphin prepares for the movie's big debut. 
    Cast talks Dolphin Tale 2 as Hope the dolphin prepares for the movie's big debut. 
  • Cheetah and Dog Form Unlikely Friendship

    Cheetah and Dog Form Unlikely Friendship

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 7:28 AM EDT2014-08-19 11:28:07 GMT
    A very unlikely friendship is forming at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park.Ruuxa, a six-week old cheetah cub has been spending a lot of time with her puppy pal, Raina a seven-week-old Rhodesian ridgeback.The two adorable animals have quickly become best friends and will be raised together, becoming lifelong companions."They are best friends. They will live together 24 hours a day. We are starting it a lot younger because the cheetah was by himself and did not have any siblings we wanted him to ha...
    A very unlikely friendship is forming at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park.Ruuxa, a six-week old cheetah cub has been spending a lot of time with her puppy pal, Raina a seven-week-old Rhodesian ridgeback.The two adorable animals have quickly become best friends and will be raised together, becoming lifelong companions."They are best friends. They will live together 24 hours a day. We are starting it a lot younger because the cheetah was by himself and did not have any siblings we wanted him to ha...
  • Woman honors fallen marine with new business

    Woman honors fallen marine with new business

    Monday, August 18 2014 10:22 PM EDT2014-08-19 02:22:08 GMT
    It's a love story that began with a bad haircut.  Now, it continues with a lot of great ones. Stylist Brittany Giese met her husband Ryan when, in her words, she "botched" his cut.
    It's a love story that began with a bad haircut. Now, it continues with a lot of great ones. Stylist Brittany Giese met her husband Ryan when, in her words, she "botched" his cut.
  • A generation steers toward credit unions, away from banks

    A generation steers toward credit unions, away from banks

    Monday, August 18 2014 10:09 PM EDT2014-08-19 02:09:10 GMT
    Millennials suffered deeply during the recession, with wounds that are still fresh and unlikely to heal quickly. Now, an unlikely industry is aiming to capitalize on those financial scars to attract new customers: credit unions. They are aggressively steering marketing efforts toward the Millennial generation, and their efforts appear to be working.
    Millennials suffered deeply during the recession, with wounds that are still fresh and unlikely to heal quickly. Now, an unlikely industry is aiming to capitalize on those financial scars to attract new customers: credit unions. They are aggressively steering marketing efforts toward the Millennial generation, and their efforts appear to be working.

  • Sculptor memorializes soldiers with life-size statues

    Sculptor memorializes soldiers with life-size statues

    Monday, August 18 2014 5:38 PM EDT2014-08-18 21:38:33 GMT
    Maybe it takes a hero to make a hero, although the man you're about to meet will likely tell you otherwise.
    Maybe it takes a hero to make a hero, although the man you're about to meet will likely tell you otherwise.
  • Red panda dies after brain disorder at Smithsonian

    Red panda dies after brain disorder at Smithsonian

    The National Zoo says a female red panda has been euthanized at a conservation center in Virginia after suffering brain swelling associated with a microscopic parasite.
    The National Zoo says a female red panda has been euthanized at a conservation center in Virginia after suffering brain swelling associated with a microscopic parasite.
  • Utah deputy saves life of pit bull shot by arrow

    Utah deputy saves life of pit bull shot by arrow

    Monday, August 18 2014 2:55 PM EDT2014-08-18 18:55:07 GMT
    ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) – Washington County sheriff's deputies say they found a dog shot with an arrow on Old Highway 91 near the Arizona line, the third animal shot by an arrow or blow dart in the county this year.Sgt. Kurt Bowen initially thought the pit bull he found Friday was shot with a bullet but later determined it was an arrow.He immediately contacted the Ivins City Animal Shelter and started bandaging the open stomach wound.Shelter Director Agnes Smith told The (St. George) Spectrum t...
    ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) – Washington County sheriff's deputies say they found a dog shot with an arrow on Old Highway 91 near the Arizona line, the third animal shot by an arrow or blow dart in the county this year.Sgt. Kurt Bowen initially thought the pit bull he found Friday was shot with a bullet but later determined it was an arrow.He immediately contacted the Ivins City Animal Shelter and started bandaging the open stomach wound.Shelter Director Agnes Smith told The (St. George) Spectrum t...
  • Woman marries at dad's Alzheimer's care center

    Woman marries at dad's Alzheimer's care center

    Monday, August 18 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-08-18 15:36:58 GMT
    TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) -- A Michigan woman who had been planning a traditional church wedding changed the venue to an Ohio nursing home so her father with Alzheimer's could walk her down the aisle. Miriam and Mark Davis, of Canton, married Saturday at the Foundation Park Alzheimer's Care Center in Toledo. A beaming Bernard Reeves, 64, gave his daughter away as many of the 30-some wedding guests struggled to hold back tears. Reeves has advanced-stage Alzheimer's disease. "My dad has been my hero m...
    TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) -- A Michigan woman who had been planning a traditional church wedding changed the venue to an Ohio nursing home so her father with Alzheimer's could walk her down the aisle. Miriam and Mark Davis, of Canton, married Saturday at the Foundation Park Alzheimer's Care Center in Toledo. A beaming Bernard Reeves, 64, gave his daughter away as many of the 30-some wedding guests struggled to hold back tears. Reeves has advanced-stage Alzheimer's disease. "My dad has been my hero m...
  • Woman is reunited with dog after she was stolen 8 years ago

    Woman is reunited with dog after she was stolen 8 years ago

    A Valley woman never thought she'd see her English bulldog again...after it was stolen from her, 8 years ago. Tonight, they're back together again, thanks to a kind stranger thousands of miles away. Fox 10's Nicole Garcia has more on how the reunion happened. "Fatcat" is a purebred English bulldog. She was stolen from her owner when they were living in Memphis, Tennessee 8 years ago. The owner has since moved here to the valley. A couple of weeks ago, she got a call...Fatcat had been found. ...
    A Valley woman never thought she'd see her English bulldog again...after it was stolen from her, 8 years ago. Tonight, they're back together again, thanks to a kind stranger thousands of miles away. Fox 10's Nicole Garcia has more on how the reunion happened. "Fatcat" is a purebred English bulldog. She was stolen from her owner when they were living in Memphis, Tennessee 8 years ago. The owner has since moved here to the valley. A couple of weeks ago, she got a call...Fatcat had been found. ...
  • Fire destroys home of celebrated wounded warrior

    Fire destroys home of celebrated wounded warrior

    Sunday, August 17 2014 6:16 PM EDT2014-08-17 22:16:20 GMT
    A fire raced through the Maryland home of a celebrated wounded warrior Thursday night who lost three limbs serving in Afghanistan, leaving him and his family injured but grateful to be alive.Capt. Edward “Flip” Klein and his wife Jessica were inside their home in the Washington, D.C., suburb of Laytonsville when the smoke detector sounded. The house quickly became engulfed in flames as they made their way to the front door, where a neighbor pulled them to safety, according to Montgomery Count...
    A fire raced through the Maryland home of a celebrated wounded warrior Thursday night who lost three limbs serving in Afghanistan, leaving him and his family injured but grateful to be alive.Capt. Edward “Flip” Klein and his wife Jessica were inside their home in the Washington, D.C., suburb of Laytonsville when the smoke detector sounded. The house quickly became engulfed in flames as they made their way to the front door, where a neighbor pulled them to safety, according to Montgomery Count...
  • Woman Allegedly Stole Wine To See Jailed Boyfriend

    Woman Allegedly Stole Wine To See Jailed Boyfriend

    Sunday, August 17 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-08-17 21:18:54 GMT
    CEDAR PARK, Texas (AP) — A Texas woman allegedly stole a bottle of $3.99 wine to get arrested and see her jailed boyfriend.Alicia Walicke of Cedar Park was charged with misdemeanor theft and freed on $5,000 bond Friday. Williamson County jail records did not list an attorney for the woman.Police say Walicke stole a bottle of wine from a gas station Wednesday. An arrest affidavit says police found the woman outside the business and drinking the wine. The affidavit says she told police that she...
    CEDAR PARK, Texas (AP) — A Texas woman allegedly stole a bottle of $3.99 wine to get arrested and see her jailed boyfriend.Alicia Walicke of Cedar Park was charged with misdemeanor theft and freed on $5,000 bond Friday. Williamson County jail records did not list an attorney for the woman.Police say Walicke stole a bottle of wine from a gas station Wednesday. An arrest affidavit says police found the woman outside the business and drinking the wine. The affidavit says she told police that she...
  • Charlotte Couple Recreates Classic World War II Photo

    Charlotte Couple Recreates Classic World War II Photo

    Sunday, August 17 2014 3:31 PM EDT2014-08-17 19:31:19 GMT
    World War II ended a little more than 69 years ago on August 14, 1945. When the Japanese surrendered to Allied forces, people flooded New York's streets. A classic photo was taken of a sailor kissing a nurse in Times Square. Some say that sailor was Kannapolis born Glenn McDuffie. McDuffie died earlier this year. But a Charlotte couple was chosen to reenact that classic photo in Times Square.
    World War II ended a little more than 69 years ago on August 14, 1945. When the Japanese surrendered to Allied forces, people flooded New York's streets. A classic photo was taken of a sailor kissing a nurse in Times Square. Some say that sailor was Kannapolis born Glenn McDuffie. McDuffie died earlier this year. But a Charlotte couple was chosen to reenact that classic photo in Times Square.
  • Nurse Treats 175 Cats Inside Home

    Nurse Treats 175 Cats Inside Home

    Sunday, August 17 2014 3:30 PM EDT2014-08-17 19:30:48 GMT
    A nurse in Peru opened her home to old and sickly cats.Maria Torero is treating at least 175 sick cats right out of her home. She administers them with medicine as prescribed, despite people suggesting to put to sleep the ones in worst condition.The felines, most of which were found on the streets of Lima, are suffering from leukemia or respiratory infections, among other illnesses.Torero says her goal is to improve the quality of life for the animals.The University Of Munich reported in 2012...
    A nurse in Peru opened her home to old and sickly cats.Maria Torero is treating at least 175 sick cats right out of her home. She administers them with medicine as prescribed, despite people suggesting to put to sleep the ones in worst condition.The felines, most of which were found on the streets of Lima, are suffering from leukemia or respiratory infections, among other illnesses.Torero says her goal is to improve the quality of life for the animals.The University Of Munich reported in 2012...
  • Houston Zoo Debuts Baby Giraffe

    Houston Zoo Debuts Baby Giraffe

    Saturday, August 16 2014 1:38 PM EDT2014-08-16 17:38:13 GMT
    The Houston Zoo welcomes its latest addition, as a baby giraffe makes its debut Friday.
    The Houston Zoo welcomes its latest addition, as a baby giraffe makes its debut Friday.
  • 'How The Sun Sees You' Video Shows Skin Through Ultraviolet Lens

    'How The Sun Sees You' Video Shows Skin Through Ultraviolet Lens

    Friday, August 15 2014 8:53 PM EDT2014-08-16 00:53:03 GMT
    Maybe this video will convince you to put on some sunscreen!YouTube user Thomas Leveritt posted this video showing peoples faces when looking at them through an ultraviolet lens.People were able to see wha
    Maybe this video will convince you to put on some sunscreen!YouTube user Thomas Leveritt posted this video showing peoples faces when looking at them through an ultraviolet lens.People were able to see wha
  • French Bulldog Attempts To Get Toy From Couch

    French Bulldog Attempts To Get Toy From Couch

    Friday, August 15 2014 8:41 PM EDT2014-08-16 00:41:27 GMT
    Have you ever really, really wanted something that you just cant have?
    Have you ever really, really wanted something that you just cant have?
  • 2-year-old's fight for life will inspire you

    2-year-old's fight for life will inspire you

    Friday, August 15 2014 4:15 PM EDT2014-08-15 20:15:32 GMT
    If you need a little inspiration to get through whatever challenge you might be facing, here it is.  He's not even 3 years old, but a Maryland boy has already learned a very important lesson in his young life: never give up. 
    If you need a little inspiration to get through whatever challenge you might be facing, here it is.  He's not even 3 years old, but a Maryland boy has already learned a very important lesson in his young life: never give up. 
  • Mother Texts The Thief Who Stole Her Van

    Mother Texts The Thief Who Stole Her Van

    Friday, August 15 2014 2:51 PM EDT2014-08-15 18:51:43 GMT
    A mother's van is stolen in a parking lot of a K-Mart. Megan Bratten went into the K-Mart only for last minute shopping."It was like 6:30 and I was in the store for only like 15 minutes” said Bratten.Only to step outside a few minutes later to notice someone stole her van."I came out and I'm looking and I'm looking, yeah, yeah, I was flipping out" Bratten said.The furious mother remembered her husband cell phone was still inside of the vehicle.Batten then decided to message the thief who stol...
    A mother's van is stolen in a parking lot of a K-Mart. Megan Bratten went into the K-Mart only for last minute shopping."It was like 6:30 and I was in the store for only like 15 minutes” said Bratten.Only to step outside a few minutes later to notice someone stole her van."I came out and I'm looking and I'm looking, yeah, yeah, I was flipping out" Bratten said.The furious mother remembered her husband cell phone was still inside of the vehicle.Batten then decided to message the thief who stol...
  • Puppy with no front legs gets custom 3D-printed cart

    Puppy with no front legs gets custom 3D-printed cart

    Friday, August 15 2014 12:49 PM EDT2014-08-15 16:49:18 GMT
    FOX NEWS - What has two legs and is too cute?Nine-week-old Teacup Chihuahua TurboRoo was born without front legs. His breeder dropped him off at a veterinary clinic in Indianapolis after realizing he needed individualized care. Veterinary Technician Ashley Looper quickly became attached to the puppy and began fostering him.Looper says TurboRoo moved around somewhat on the carpet, hopping "like a little frog," but she realized a cart would make him more mobile. She began a fundraising campaign...
    FOX NEWS - What has two legs and is too cute?Nine-week-old Teacup Chihuahua TurboRoo was born without front legs. His breeder dropped him off at a veterinary clinic in Indianapolis after realizing he needed individualized care. Veterinary Technician Ashley Looper quickly became attached to the puppy and began fostering him.Looper says TurboRoo moved around somewhat on the carpet, hopping "like a little frog," but she realized a cart would make him more mobile. She began a fundraising campaign...
  • Puppy with no front legs gets custom 3D-printed cart

    Puppy with no front legs gets custom 3D-printed cart

    Friday, August 15 2014 6:02 AM EDT2014-08-15 10:02:12 GMT
    What has two legs and is too cute? Nine-week-old Teacup Chihuahua TurboRoo was born without front legs. His breeder dropped him off at a veterinary clinic in Indianapolis after realizing he needed individualized care. Veterinary Technician Ashley Looper quickly became attached to the puppy and began fostering him. Looper says TurboRoo moved around somewhat on the carpet, hopping "like a little frog," but she realized a cart would make him more mobile. She began a fundraising campaig...
    What has two legs and is too cute? Nine-week-old Teacup Chihuahua TurboRoo was born without front legs. His breeder dropped him off at a veterinary clinic in Indianapolis after realizing he needed individualized care. Veterinary Technician Ashley Looper quickly became attached to the puppy and began fostering him. Looper says TurboRoo moved around somewhat on the carpet, hopping "like a little frog," but she realized a cart would make him more mobile. She began a fundraising campaig...
  • Police clash with Michael Brown shooting protesters

    Police clash with Michael Brown shooting protesters

    Thursday, August 14 2014 6:28 PM EDT2014-08-14 22:28:57 GMT
    Police in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Mo. used tear gas and smoke bombs Wednesday to disperse protesters, some of whom threw Molotov cocktails and other objects at officers, as a fifth night of demonstrations over the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager by a police officer turned violent.
    Police in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Mo. used tear gas and smoke bombs Wednesday to disperse protesters, some of whom threw Molotov cocktails and other objects at officers, as a fifth night of demonstrations over the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager by a police officer turned violent.
  • Robin Williams' wife says actor had Parkinson's disease

    Robin Williams' wife says actor had Parkinson's disease

    Thursday, August 14 2014 2:37 PM EDT2014-08-14 18:37:47 GMT
    Robin Williams was quietly struggling with the early stages of Parkinson's disease, according to his wife Susan Schneider.
    Robin Williams was quietly struggling with the early stages of Parkinson's disease, according to his wife Susan Schneider.
  • Act of Kindness: Grocery store employee helps elderly man tie shoe

    Act of Kindness: Grocery store employee helps elderly man tie shoe

    Thursday, August 14 2014 11:17 AM EDT2014-08-14 15:17:35 GMT
    A simple act of kindness was caught on camera at Florida grocery store. A store employee was seen by a shopper kneeling down to tie the shoe of an elderly man. The photo was posted to the store's Facebook page back on August 9th and has since received nearly 200,000 likes! The store employee says he doesn't want any recognition for it, saying he saw the gentlemen struggling to tie his shoe and wanted to help.
    A simple act of kindness was caught on camera at Florida grocery store. A store employee was seen by a shopper kneeling down to tie the shoe of an elderly man. The photo was posted to the store's Facebook page back on August 9th and has since received nearly 200,000 likes! The store employee says he doesn't want any recognition for it, saying he saw the gentlemen struggling to tie his shoe and wanted to help.
  • Gold particles show promise in killing brain tumors

    Gold particles show promise in killing brain tumors

    Thursday, August 14 2014 9:27 AM EDT2014-08-14 13:27:22 GMT
    Tiny pieces of gold may give treatment for aggressive brain cancers a boost, the BBC reported. For the study, published in the journal Nanoscale, researchers at St. John's College in the U.K. created microscopic golden nanospheres 4 million times smaller than the cross-section of a single human hair. Scientists coated the nanospheres in layers of a common chemotherapy drug called cisplatin and found that when applied to the tumor, the cancer cells stopped reproducing and many of them ...
    Tiny pieces of gold may give treatment for aggressive brain cancers a boost, the BBC reported. For the study, published in the journal Nanoscale, researchers at St. John's College in the U.K. created microscopic golden nanospheres 4 million times smaller than the cross-section of a single human hair. Scientists coated the nanospheres in layers of a common chemotherapy drug called cisplatin and found that when applied to the tumor, the cancer cells stopped reproducing and many of them ...
  • UF Health Cancer patients get unique makeovers

    UF Health Cancer patients get unique makeovers

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 2:14 PM EDT2014-08-13 18:14:08 GMT
    More than half a dozen cancer patients at UF Health Cancer Center received “Fierce and Fabulous” makeovers.
    More than half a dozen cancer patients at UF Health Cancer Center received “Fierce and Fabulous” makeovers.
  • VitaCigs may be coming near you

    VitaCigs may be coming near you

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 1:49 PM EDT2014-08-13 17:49:59 GMT
    A company from Washington just launched what they call “VitaCigs.” They're Vitamin Electronic Cigarettes.
    A company from Washington just launched what they call “VitaCigs.” They're Vitamin Electronic Cigarettes.
  • 5 myths about depression: What you should know

    5 myths about depression: What you should know

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 6:10 PM EDT2014-08-12 22:10:53 GMT
    The death of Robin Williams is shining the spotlight on the dangers of depression. It's a mental illness that often goes untreated because of the misconceptions that surround it.
    The death of Robin Williams is shining the spotlight on the dangers of depression. It's a mental illness that often goes untreated because of the misconceptions that surround it.
  • Retired NASCAR great believes Stewart tried to avoid killing fellow driver

    Retired NASCAR great believes Stewart tried to avoid killing fellow driver

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 1:31 PM EDT2014-08-12 17:31:51 GMT
    NASCAR great Geoff Bodine says he never imagined being part of a tragic racetrack death, like the one that took the life of 20-year old Kevin Ward Jr. on Saturday night at a dirt race for sprint cars near Rochester, New York.
    NASCAR great Geoff Bodine says he never imagined being part of a tragic racetrack death, like the one that took the life of 20-year old Kevin Ward Jr. on Saturday night at a dirt race for sprint cars near Rochester, New York.
  • 10-year-old girl crochets blankets for homeless

    10-year-old girl crochets blankets for homeless

    A 10-year-old girl is creating warmth in Oklahoma, one stitch at a time.
    A 10-year-old girl is creating warmth in Oklahoma, one stitch at a time.
  • Savings Angels Deals August 12, 2014

    Savings Angels Deals August 12, 2014

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 7:52 AM EDT2014-08-12 11:52:40 GMT
    Savings Angels Deals August 12, 2014
    Savings Angels Deals August 12, 2014
  • Facebook Privacy-Myth Versus Reality

    Facebook Privacy-Myth Versus Reality

    Monday, August 11 2014 5:34 PM EDT2014-08-11 21:34:26 GMT
    Could your smartphone be recording video of you without you knowing it?
    Could your smartphone be recording video of you without you knowing it?
  • Dolphin calf rescued off coast of Destin

    Dolphin calf rescued off coast of Destin

    Monday, August 11 2014 1:39 PM EDT2014-08-11 17:39:50 GMT
    A dolphin calf found tangled in fishing line can swim freely once again thanks to a successful rescue mission off the coast of Destin. Crews from Clearwater Marine Aquarium and other facilities can take credit for the effort.
    A dolphin calf found tangled in fishing line can swim freely once again thanks to a successful rescue mission off the coast of Destin. Crews from Clearwater Marine Aquarium and other facilities can take credit for the effort.
  • Story of their lives: Virginia girls make special plea to One Direction before DC show

    Story of their lives: Virginia girls make special plea to One Direction before DC show

    Monday, August 11 2014 12:48 PM EDT2014-08-11 16:48:29 GMT
    Two special young Virginia girls will be among the thousands of fans watching One Direction perform in D.C. on Monday night, but their moms say as it stands, they won't have the view they had hoped for. 
    Two special young Virginia girls will be among the thousands of fans watching One Direction perform in D.C. on Monday night, but their moms say as it stands, they won't have the view they had hoped for. 
  • Children's Healthcare Of Atlanta Releases Powerful Video About Eating Habits

    Children's Healthcare Of Atlanta Releases Powerful Video About Eating Habits

    Sunday, August 10 2014 11:12 PM EDT2014-08-11 03:12:13 GMT
    Children's Healthcare of Atlanta took to YouTube to spread the message about having a healthier diet.
    Children's Healthcare of Atlanta took to YouTube to spread the message about having a healthier diet.
  • Dog In Wheelchair Looking For A Home

    Dog In Wheelchair Looking For A Home

    Saturday, August 9 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-08-09 21:41:37 GMT
    A dog rescuer in West Michigan is looking for a good home from a special puppy.
    A dog rescuer in West Michigan is looking for a good home from a special puppy.
  • 6-Year-Old Comes To Grandmother's Rescue

    6-Year-Old Comes To Grandmother's Rescue

    Saturday, August 9 2014 5:17 PM EDT2014-08-09 21:17:47 GMT
    A six-year-old boy's quick thinking saves his grandmother's life.
    A six-year-old boy's quick thinking saves his grandmother's life.
  • Farmer Uses Trombone To Serenade His Cows

    Farmer Uses Trombone To Serenade His Cows

    Saturday, August 9 2014 3:24 PM EDT2014-08-09 19:24:19 GMT
    PUN ALERT: Turns out, cows appreciate some good "moosic."
    PUN ALERT: Turns out, cows appreciate some good "moosic."
  • Couple Uses New Coke Campaign To Announce Pregnancy

    Couple Uses New Coke Campaign To Announce Pregnancy

    Saturday, August 9 2014 2:24 PM EDT2014-08-09 18:24:58 GMT
    By now we're sure you've seen the new "Share a Coke" campaign that put people's names on the side of Coke bottles and cans...
    By now we're sure you've seen the new "Share a Coke" campaign that put people's names on the side of Coke bottles and cans...
  • GoPro Cameras Capture Kama The Surfing Pig

    GoPro Cameras Capture Kama The Surfing Pig

    Friday, August 8 2014 6:44 PM EDT2014-08-08 22:44:32 GMT
    You've probably seen your fair share of surfing dogs, riding the waves on four paws.
    You've probably seen your fair share of surfing dogs, riding the waves on four paws.
  • Marine Veteran Travels Cross-Country By Horse To Raise Money And Awareness

    Marine Veteran Travels Cross-Country By Horse To Raise Money And Awareness

    Thursday, August 7 2014 11:26 PM EDT2014-08-08 03:26:39 GMT
    A Marine veteran is traveling across the country by horse in hopes of raising money and awareness for veterans trying to re-adjust to a normal life.
    A Marine veteran is traveling across the country by horse in hopes of raising money and awareness for veterans trying to re-adjust to a normal life.
  • Kidnapped Texas Mother Saved By Sons

    Kidnapped Texas Mother Saved By Sons

    Thursday, August 7 2014 9:03 PM EDT2014-08-08 01:03:37 GMT
    Police say an ex-boyfriend kidnapped his former girlfriend in Leander, Texas. Thankfully, her sons followed him, which may have saved her life.
    Police say an ex-boyfriend kidnapped his former girlfriend in Leander, Texas. Thankfully, her sons followed him, which may have saved her life.
  • Man Proposes To Girlfriend Returning From Afghanistan

    Man Proposes To Girlfriend Returning From Afghanistan

    Thursday, August 7 2014 1:19 PM EDT2014-08-07 17:19:35 GMT
    Hundreds of loved ones gathered Wednesday to welcome 150 Fort Carson soldiers home, but one man was patiently waiting to pop a special question to the girl of his dreams.This group of soldiers from the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division were deployed to Afghanistan in March.They came home early as part of the phased reduction of troops in Afghanistan.FOX's Tori Kay has the story.Jesse Cunard is currently an inactive reservist who has been dying for his sweetheart to come ...
    Hundreds of loved ones gathered Wednesday to welcome 150 Fort Carson soldiers home, but one man was patiently waiting to pop a special question to the girl of his dreams.This group of soldiers from the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division were deployed to Afghanistan in March.They came home early as part of the phased reduction of troops in Afghanistan.FOX's Tori Kay has the story.Jesse Cunard is currently an inactive reservist who has been dying for his sweetheart to come ...
  • Navy Veteran Makes His Own Prosthetic Hand

    Navy Veteran Makes His Own Prosthetic Hand

    Thursday, August 7 2014 11:56 AM EDT2014-08-07 15:56:21 GMT
    A Navy veteran created his very own prosthetic hand after an accident took some of his fingers.
    A Navy veteran created his very own prosthetic hand after an accident took some of his fingers.
  • 88-year-old-woman found alive in China after 3 days buried in earthquake rubble

    88-year-old-woman found alive in China after 3 days buried in earthquake rubble

    Thursday, August 7 2014 9:34 AM EDT2014-08-07 13:34:39 GMT
    Rescue crews in China have uncovered an incredible story of survival as they continue to search rubble after Sunday's deadly earthquake. On Wednesday, crews pulled an 88-year-old-woman who was buried alive for three days. The number of people who died is now close to 600. Over 2400 are injured. 10,000 troops and volunteers are trying to find more survivors but heavy rain and mudslides are slowing them down.
    Rescue crews in China have uncovered an incredible story of survival as they continue to search rubble after Sunday's deadly earthquake. On Wednesday, crews pulled an 88-year-old-woman who was buried alive for three days. The number of people who died is now close to 600. Over 2400 are injured. 10,000 troops and volunteers are trying to find more survivors but heavy rain and mudslides are slowing them down.
  • Taylor Swift surprises 6-year-old at hospital

    Taylor Swift surprises 6-year-old at hospital

    Thursday, August 7 2014 7:48 AM EDT2014-08-07 11:48:21 GMT
    Taylor Swift surprised a little boy at Children's Hospital and sang to the 6-year-old who is fighting cancer.
    Taylor Swift surprised a little boy at Children's Hospital and sang to the 6-year-old who is fighting cancer.
  • Pinellas County nonprofit helps families with diaper need

    Pinellas County nonprofit helps families with diaper need

    Thursday, August 7 2014 5:44 AM EDT2014-08-07 09:44:17 GMT
     BabyCycle is a charitable organization that distributes baby necessities such as diapers, wipes, clean clothing and food to families in need.
     BabyCycle is a charitable organization that distributes baby necessities such as diapers, wipes, clean clothing and food to families in need.
  • Firefighters Rescue Horse Trapped In Mud

    Firefighters Rescue Horse Trapped In Mud

    Wednesday, August 6 2014 8:41 PM EDT2014-08-07 00:41:49 GMT
    Firefighters in Gresham, Oregon, had to make an unusual rescue on Tuesday.
    Firefighters in Gresham, Oregon, had to make an unusual rescue on Tuesday.
  • Inspiring 2-Year-Old Amputee Visits Eagles Training Camp

    Inspiring 2-Year-Old Amputee Visits Eagles Training Camp

    Wednesday, August 6 2014 1:44 PM EDT2014-08-06 17:44:39 GMT
    The story of two-year-old Kayden Kinckle immediately became an internet inspiration when a video went viral of the young boy learning to walk after having his leg amputated. Kinckle was born with a rare developmental disease that led to the amputation of his leg and foot, but as the video shows, that isn't stopping him from overcoming some of the obstacles that are in his path.
    The story of two-year-old Kayden Kinckle immediately became an internet inspiration when a video went viral of the young boy learning to walk after having his leg amputated. Kinckle was born with a rare developmental disease that led to the amputation of his leg and foot, but as the video shows, that isn't stopping him from overcoming some of the obstacles that are in his path.
  • Parents Use Professional Photographer To Remember Stillborn Baby

    Parents Use Professional Photographer To Remember Stillborn Baby

    Tuesday, August 5 2014 1:08 AM EDT2014-08-05 05:08:51 GMT
    Richard and Emily Staley sadly gave birth to a stillborn baby.
    Richard and Emily Staley sadly gave birth to a stillborn baby.
  • Bear Saves Crow From Zoo's Pond

    Bear Saves Crow From Zoo's Pond

    Monday, August 4 2014 7:43 AM EDT2014-08-04 11:43:08 GMT
    Bears are known for being great fisherman.But when this bear put his fishing skills on display at a Hungarian Zoo, he wasn't fishing for salmon.
    Bears are known for being great fisherman.But when this bear put his fishing skills on display at a Hungarian Zoo, he wasn't fishing for salmon.
  • Grandmother Caught Speeding Writes Sweet Letter To PD

    Grandmother Caught Speeding Writes Sweet Letter To PD

    Sunday, August 3 2014 5:19 PM EDT2014-08-03 21:19:14 GMT
    A driver says she is very pleased after being pulled over by police. She even showed her appreciation for the experience after getting a ticket, according to her personally handwritten written note.
    A driver says she is very pleased after being pulled over by police. She even showed her appreciation for the experience after getting a ticket, according to her personally handwritten written note.
  • Little Girl Fighting For Life Gets Special Surprise

    Little Girl Fighting For Life Gets Special Surprise

    Saturday, August 2 2014 6:32 PM EDT2014-08-02 22:32:09 GMT
    Ella is a strong little princess. Though she is small, the fight within her is huge.
    Ella is a strong little princess. Though she is small, the fight within her is huge.
  • Disabled Teen Uses Wakeboarding For Therapy

    Disabled Teen Uses Wakeboarding For Therapy

    Saturday, August 2 2014 3:12 PM EDT2014-08-02 19:12:22 GMT
    It’s the final week at Youth Water Sports Camp in Cartersville and one out-of-town camper is making quite a splash!
    It’s the final week at Youth Water Sports Camp in Cartersville and one out-of-town camper is making quite a splash!
  • VIRAL PHOTO: Puppy love

    VIRAL PHOTO: Puppy love

    Thursday, July 31 2014 12:36 PM EDT2014-07-31 16:36:30 GMT
    When you combine two puppies and a kiss how can it not go viral?
    When you combine two puppies and a kiss how can it not go viral?
  • Connecticut Dad Accidentally Delivers Baby In Toilet

    Connecticut Dad Accidentally Delivers Baby In Toilet

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 8:59 PM EDT2014-07-31 00:59:20 GMT
    A Connecticut dad is feeling proud after delivering his own baby on Friday morning.
    A Connecticut dad is feeling proud after delivering his own baby on Friday morning.
  • Oldest-living female vet gets free trip to DC

    Oldest-living female vet gets free trip to DC

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 4:10 PM EDT2014-07-30 20:10:59 GMT
    Dozens gathered at San Antonio International Airport for a hero’s welcome as 108-year-old veteran Lucy Coffee returned home.
    Dozens gathered at San Antonio International Airport for a hero’s welcome as 108-year-old veteran Lucy Coffee returned home.
  • Michigan girl mauled by raccoon receives wave of support

    Michigan girl mauled by raccoon receives wave of support

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:26 PM EDT2014-07-30 00:26:29 GMT
    She told us all she wanted was to wear earrings -- and now she's got a lot of options. We'll show you how Charlotte is healing after surgery to replace her ear... and how you've made a difference. Her story includes a tragic accident, but also a tremendous outpouring of support. The 12-year-old girl from western Michigan who was attacked by a raccoon, shows us how the generosity of others is helping her heal. "This is all the jewelry people sent me," she said. Dozens of pairs of earrings and ...
    She told us all she wanted was to wear earrings -- and now she's got a lot of options. We'll show you how Charlotte is healing after surgery to replace her ear... and how you've made a difference. Her story includes a tragic accident, but also a tremendous outpouring of support. The 12-year-old girl from western Michigan who was attacked by a raccoon, shows us how the generosity of others is helping her heal. "This is all the jewelry people sent me," she said. Dozens of pairs of earrings and ...
  • WATCH: Trailer For Batkid's Documentary

    WATCH: Trailer For Batkid's Documentary

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-07-29 21:59:40 GMT
    You may remember Batkid fighting crime on the streets of San Francisco and warming the hearts of many back in November. Well, now Batkid is set to star in a documentary. 
    You may remember Batkid fighting crime on the streets of San Francisco and warming the hearts of many back in November. Well, now Batkid is set to star in a documentary. 

  • Small Miracles: Doctor Makes Baby Laugh through getting Shots

    Small Miracles: Doctor Makes Baby Laugh through getting Shots

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 3:56 PM EDT2014-07-29 19:56:18 GMT
    Best. Doctor. Ever. Watch this improvising doctor get a baby through two shots (one in each leg) while managing to keep him from crying.
    Best. Doctor. Ever. Watch this improvising doctor get a baby through two shots (one in each leg) while managing to keep him from crying.
  • Moms raise money for girl with brain cancer

    Moms raise money for girl with brain cancer

    Sunday, July 27 2014 10:15 PM EDT2014-07-28 02:15:55 GMT
    A community is rallying around a 3-year-old Tampa girl fighting brain cancer.
    A community is rallying around a 3-year-old Tampa girl fighting brain cancer.
  • Infrared camera catches Keys sea turtle hatchlings

    Infrared camera catches Keys sea turtle hatchlings

    Sunday, July 27 2014 8:39 AM EDT2014-07-27 12:39:57 GMT
    A live-streaming webcam has recorded loggerhead sea turtle hatchlings emerging from a nest on a Florida Keys beach.
    A live-streaming webcam has recorded loggerhead sea turtle hatchlings emerging from a nest on a Florida Keys beach.
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