How Kerala Came Together To Make Way For Ambulance Carrying A Critically Ill 2-Month-Old...

"If you say no, nothing will happen, the day will pass like just any other day.

Woman born with severe facial deformity has her ‘happy ending’

Cody Hall was born with a severe facial deformity, thought to be a haemangioma, that was so large it distorted the left side of her face and doctors told her distraught family there was nothing they could do until she was six.

West Des Moines settles with man wrongfully jailed and charged for sex abuse

West Des Moines has paid $450,000 to a man who spent 11 days in jail charged for a sex abuse crime that he did not commit. 

Families reunite as 82 Bnei Menashe immigrate to Israel (video)

Families reunite as 82 Bnei Menashe immigrate to I...

Dad finds autistic son a rare copy of Postman Pat VHS in heart warming...

The parents of a severely autistic teenager have praised "the kindness of complete strangers" after a social media campaign helped them find a discontinued Postman Pat video to give him as a Christmas present.

Germany, Britain inject $153 million in Amazon climate change fight

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Germany and Britain will provide a combined $153 million to expand programs to fight climate change and deforestation in the Amazon rainforest, according to a statement from the Brazilian government on Tuesday.

From Ride Sharing to Food Sharing: How Food Rescue US is Revolutionizing Community Service...

If you’ve ever used Uber, you know just how easy and convenient it is.

Dramatic weight loss creates dramatic crisis for local teacher

SHELBYVILLE, Ind. (WTHR) - A dramatic weight loss accomplished by a local teacher has created a dramatic health crisis.

Teen who rides bike miles to work gets surprise from ‘family’ of co-workers

SAGINAW, Mich. – A teenager who rides his bike six miles to work, rain or shine, was speechless after a huge birthday surprise from his co-workers.

Microbiome transplants provide disease resistance in critically-endangered Hawaiian plant

Transplanting wild microbes from healthy related plants can make a native Hawaiian plant healthier and likelier to survive in wild according to new research from the Amend Laboratory in the University of Hawai?i at M?noa botany department and the O?ahu Army Natural Resources Program (OANRP).



Belleville IL girl fights cancer, new leukemia diagnosis | Belleville News-Democrat

A 6-year-old Belleville girl was just weeks from completing chemotherapy treatments for her crushing childhood cancer when she was diagnosed with another cancer in October: leukemia.

Pakistan unveils 1,700-year-old sleeping Buddha, evoking diverse heritage

HARIPUR, Pakistan (Reuters) - Pakistan unveiled the remains of a 1,700-year-old sleeping Buddha image on Wednesday, part of an initiative to encourage tourism and project religious harmony in a region roiled by Islamist militancy.

Tourist Boat Sinking Due to Engine Failure; 99 Passengers Rescued Including a Baby  | Maritime...

COZUMEL, MX.-  A catamaran-type tourist boat with 95 German passengers and a baby sank partially after being left adrift and being dragged by the strong waves in the northern part of the island.

Baby found alive in rubble three days after Iran earthquake

Rescue workers have found a baby alive and well, three days after a deadly earthquake that struck on the Iran-Iraq border. 

Acid attack convict sentenced to 60 years in jail

LAHORE: A young man who ruined the life of his ex-fiancée in a revengeful acid attack was awarded a collective imprisonment of 60 years in a ruling announced by an antiterrorism court here on Wednesday.

Microsoft Pledges To Cut Emissions By 75% By 2030

Microsoft has announced this week that it intends to cut its carbon emissions by 75% by 2030 against a 2013 baseline, making continued progress with its carbon neutrality and renewable energy commitments while also making future investments in energy efficiency.

This Cop Took An 8-Year-Old Boy To McDonald’s After No One Picked Him Up...

Wisconsin police officer Darryl Robinson knows a thing or two about paying it forward.