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Jimmy Carter to celebrate 98th birthday with family, friends, baseball

Jimmy Carter, already the longest-living U.S. president in history, turned 98 today.
Former President Jimmy Carter
Former President Jimmy Carter
5d ago

Woman braves Hurricane Ian flood to check on stranger’s 84-year-old mom

Stuck on the other side of the country in Las Vegas, Christine Bomlitz posted pleas for help on social media. By Thursday afternoon, a Good Samaritan came to the rescue.
Shirley Affolter
Shirley Affolter
6d ago

Good Samaritan rescues cat trapped on air conditioner during Hurricane Ian

The man was captured on camera walking through rising water to save the cat.
13d ago

8-year-old paralyzed in Fourth of July parade mass shooting finally returns home

Cooper Roberts became paralyzed after being shot during the Highland Park parade massacre.
A young blond white boy in a green sweatshirt smiles directly at the camera in front of a white wall with metal on it. He is sitting in a wheelchair.
A young blond white boy in a green sweatshirt smiles directly at the camera in front of a white wall with metal on it. He is sitting in a wheelchair.
13d ago

Parents of baby who spent 6 months in NICU ask his nurse to become his godmother

Neonatal nurse Carly Miller bonded with baby Conrad and his mom and dad during a challenging time in their lives.
14d ago

100-year-old woman adopts 11-year-old dog in a perfect senior match

“It was quiet and sad, and then Gucci brought joy into the house.”

Cardi B donates $100,000 to her old middle school in the Bronx

Cardi hopes the funds help students “stay out the streets or a troubled home” and allow them to learn something “they can take with them through LIFE.”
Cardi B returned to her old middle school at the Bronx to surprise students and faculty with a large donation.
Cardi B returned to her old middle school at the Bronx to surprise students and faculty with a large donation.
22d ago

A sassy turkey, chicken and duck: Interspecies friendships abound at this sanctuary

From a rescued dog who befriends baby cows and lambs, to chickens, ducks and turkeys, these interspecies friendships will warm your heart.
33d ago

Elementary school makes parents laugh in carpool line with celebrity-inspired signs

The signs, which feature MC Hammer, Ryan Gosling, NSYNC and more, are a hit with moms and dads.
33d ago

First Tongan woman to pilot a commercial plane makes history again — with her daughter

Capt. Kamelia Zarka marked another first at Hawaiian Airlines with her daughter, Maria, by her side.
35d ago

New treatments offer ‘so much hope’ for babies with a disease that was often fatal

Spinal Muscular Atrophy, or SMA, was once the leading cause of genetic deaths in infants. Early screenings and targeted therapies have changed that.