It took several drafts to get the letters right. To capture her boy who, just a few short months before, had been so full of life, energy, and love. To distill him into the two dimensionality of words
Hansen, a former sales and marketing business owner who had recently divorced, decided to spend his weekends with Chase doing something beyond playing video games and tossing around a football. The father
Updated Dec. 27 at 10 a.m. ET About a week after Glenda and Raphi Savitz welcomed their daughter Samantha to the world, they learned that she was deaf. "She was the first deaf person we had known, so it
In an astounding Christmas gift, an Eagle Rock church is wiping out $5.3 million in medical debt for thousands of low-income Los Angeles area residents. Using more than $50,000 worth of donations from
He said his family was once left in the cold over Christmas and he didn’t want it to happen to anyone else. Decades ago when Mike Esmond was raising his young family, they struggled to pay their heating
The lone employee at an Alabama Waffle House was swamped. So customers jumped behind the counter to help.
“The look on his face was maybe fear, maybe shock, maybe bewilderment,” Crispo said of the worker, whose name tag said “Ben.” “There was literally no one else working but him,” Crispo said in an interview
A Florida boy battling cancer got a nice surprise on Friday after a deputy sergeant, who learned about the seven-year-old’s diagnosis, started a fundraising effort to send the boy and his family to Disney
Every year on April 6, Los Banos, Calif., couple Tina Bejarano Gardere and Eric Gardere would hide away in their bedroom. They would bring a cupcake, light a candle and sing “happy birthday” to an unnamed
Carleigh Berryman, 22, zigzagged between wheelchairs to fit virtual-reality goggle headsets on the residents of the retirement home. Her company, Viva Vita, is designed to bring virtual-reality experiences
A California postal worker has been honored with a pair of awards after finding two missing children in a two-week span during her mail route. Chyanne Thomas has only been with the Vista Post Office in
Ja’bari Gray is one heck of a fighter — just ask his parents, Priscilla Maldonado and Marvin Gray. Ten months after he was born at just 3 lbs. with a majority of his skin missing, Ja’bari is now on his
An Elderly Man's Credit Card Was Repeatedly Declined. The Grocery Store Clerk's Response Was a Remarkable Act of Kindness
An Elderly Man's Credit Card Was Repeatedly Declined. The Grocery Store Clerk's Response Was a Remarkable Act of Kindness and Empathy Because true character is revealed by what you do when you don't think
When a student at Georgia Gwinnett College couldn't find a replacement babysitter in time for her anatomy and physiology class earlier this month, she did what student-parents sometimes have to do – she
[What you need to know to start the day: Get New York Today in your inbox.] On a night in January 1997, a 5-year-old girl playing with her pet hamster was struck in the head by a bullet that had crashed
He had become a part of their mornings. So when he lost his job, without warning, hundreds decided to help.
It was not enough time for many to catch his name, ask whether he had a family or learn how he ended up, at an age when others were retiring, hawking copies of Express, the free tabloid that was produced
(CNN) — "It's totally free of charge." These are words you wouldn't normally associate with a broken boiler. That was until a plumber in the British town of Burnley, gained internet stardom after a receipt
Two hikers found a message in a bottle and helped rescue a stranded family. Now the family wants to thank them
(CNN) — Curtis Whitson has two strangers to thank for his family being alive today. Two brave hikers plucked a lime green bottle from a river and alerted authorities about the SOS message they found Whitson,
(CNN) — A man walked into a Costco in Florida and left with 100 generators, all of which are heading to The Bahamas. His receipt read $49,285.70 and most of that came from paying $450 a pop for 100 generators.
A Maryland baby taken off life support was not expected to survive. Now she's about to have her first birthday
(CNN) — In April, Monique Goldring decided to take her 8-month-old daughter off life support and prepared to say goodbye to her first child. But the Maryland mother's "miracle baby" survived, and her is