‘Gift Of Adoption’ Marks 5,000th Child Given A Home–Covering The Fees To Keep Siblings Together
A nonprofit marked a huge milestone—its 5,000th adoption—after helping unite three brothers at risk of separation with a new forever family.
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Watch: He Escaped Communism In Vietnam, Honors U.S. Soldiers Who Sacrificed For Him And Others
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Detroit Students Build a House–Then Deliver it By Truck For Low Income Housing
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87-Year-Old Crossing Guard Retires After 55 Years And Gets A Sweet Send-Off
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Hit With Cancer & Homelessness, Former Teacher Now Has an Apartment And Lifelong Friend
“When I ran out of money, I was evicted from my home of 14 years. I was looking at the reality of nowhere to go, except for sleeping at a bus stop.”
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Paralyzed 23-Year-Old Relearns To Walk... And Climbs Mount Hood
A bodysurfing accident last year paralyzed Vishal Shukla at 23 years old from the waist down, but just over a year later he climbed to the top of Mount Hood.
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Animal Shelter Trying To Help Its Longest Resident Find A Home
This sweet boy as been passed over for the last four years.
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Mom Reunites With First Responder Who Saved Her Son's Life
“I just want to say thank you. You guys are truly angels. God sent you guys for a reason.”
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Watch: Food Bank Offers 'Culturally Familiar' Foods For Arriving Migrants
To help them feel at home as they transition to life in a new place
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Portland's Stephen Zipprich 'North America's 911 Dispatcher Of The Year'
Attendees heard the dramatic audio recording of Zipprich assisting a caller who had attempted to harm herself and expressed regret. Zipprich remained focused on proper procedure yet was also compassionate
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George Clooney's Father's Historic Church Project Honors Life Of Freed Slave Who Freed Others
A former slave living in Ripley, Ohio, would work in darkness to free hundreds of enslaved people.
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Tom Hanks Urges Harvard Grads: Defend Truth & Resist Indifference
“For the truth to some is no longer empirical. It's no longer based on data, nor common sense, nor even common decency."
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Butterfly Populations Grew By 200% Higher In People’s Gardens Than In Other Habitats
There was also an increase in butterfly populations across the wider countryside but on average the increases seen in gardens were bigger.
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Big White Dogs Save The World’s Smallest Penguin In Australia
A local chicken farmer named Swampy Marsh had no professional background in conservation, but what he did understand how to outfox foxes
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