After Mary Beth Schewitz’s 20-year-old son died from sudden cardiac arrest, she decided to start the Max Schewitz Foundation, which provides electrocardiograms for Chicago-area students. She’s now been honored by Cetaphil and KLG and Hoda’s “Gentle Yet Powerful Contest.” (Cetaphil is a sponsor of TODAY.)
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Elevator rockets to roof, caught on camera
In a terrifying video, an out-of-control elevator is seen shooting up 30 floors in 15 seconds before slamming into the roof, seriously injuring 30-year-old Jose Vergara. An investigation is underway.