EXCLUSIVE: Chris Tapp speaks from behind bars about pending release – East Idaho News

EXCLUSIVE: Chris Tapp speaks from behind bars about pending release

‘Heroic’ troopers save suicidal woman from jumping off overpass | KSL.com

MILLCREEK — As Utah Highway Patrol Cpl. Nick Swallow approached the overpass, he could see a trembling woman who seemed to be having trouble holding on.

Father Who Quietly Maintained A Memorial To His Son For 12 Years Gets Permanent...

The father who has been secretly maintaining a memorial for his only son over the last 12 years had to finally reveal himself when the company that owns the property left him a note.

Dogs give helping paw to students struggling with reading

A special program is pairing attentive dogs with kids who struggle to read – with promising results.

Dramatic footage of river rescue – BBC News

Dramatic CCTV footage has been released of the moment a police diver saved a man drowning in the River Trent.

Google.org is devoting $50 million in grants to help close the education gap

If there is one critical weapon in the fight against inequality, it’s education.

Dog barks uncontrollably; once outside, she leads owner to 3-year-old girl lying naked in...

A year ago, a 2-year-old dog with broken legs, ribs and a belly full of carpet was fortunate enough to be saved by an animal shelter and adopted into a loving home. 

George Clooney surprises 87-year-old fan with birthday flowers – BBC News

George Clooney has surprised an 87-year-old fan with a bouquet of flowers for her birthday.

WATCH: Man stops street fight, talks brawling teens into shaking hands

The 4-minute video posted on Facebook was recorded at the intersection of Mc Kinley and North Indiana avenues, near the Atlantic City Convention Center, though the date of the incident was not listed.

A dog has been rescued after five days trapped on a mountainside

A beloved pet Chihuahua was rescued using a thermal imaging drone after she spent five days trapped on a mountain.

Private attorneys pledge to take on some cases from overworked St. Louis public defenders

JEFFERSON CITY • The state’s overburdened public defender system could soon see some relief, as private attorneys in the St. Louis area have committed to taking over some cases on a volunteer basis.

Boy meets dog with same skin condition

An 8-year-old with a rare skin condition has a new best friend, a dog with the same condition.

U of M bumps up graduation for son of dying father

MINNEAPOLIS - Commencement at the University of Minnesota is not scheduled until May.

Schizophrenic artist from N.D.G. hosts first solo show

Alana Barrell began falling in love with art at about the same time her paranoid schizophrenia took hold.

All 49 Passengers, Crew Survive South Sudan Plane Crash

(JUBA, South Sudan) — A passenger plane crash-landed and burned in Wau, northwestern South Sudan on Monday, but all 49 passengers and crew survived, an airport official said.

Pony turns up 13 days after storm

A pony swept away in floodwaters 13 days ago has turned up caked in sand but otherwise healthy.

Watch: Moment Tipperary boy gets stuck in a toy machine after climbing in to...

Jamie Bracken-Murphy (3) was disappointed not to win a toy as he played the notoriously difficult claw game, and decided to climb inside in order to get his loot.

Teenager’s Facebook birthday video goes viral – BBC News

A video posted online by a disabled teenager has been viewed more than three million times on Facebook.