The NYPD has not forgotten the miracle girl who survived her father’s suicide jump in front of a moving Bronx subway train — and after spending Friday visiting police horses and boats and being sworn in as an honorary “officer,” she won’t soon forget t…
When Evilyn Pinnow of Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin was just 6 years old, she felt like God was leading her to pray for children in poverty, and her answer came two years later when her Sunday School teacher gave her an Operation Christmas Child brochure.
Although 9-year-old Joey Johnson has a rare genetic condition that causes him to use a wheelchair, it did not stop him from raising money to give bikes to needy children for Christmas.
Some Atlanta homeowners filled with holiday spirit decided to fill a troublesome pothole this week using a lighted, decorated Christmas tree — in hopes that their stunt might galvanize city officials to more permanently fix the problem.
A family from Twin Cities in Minnesota celebrated a father-son victory after a 19-year-old with Down syndrome shot his first buck over the weekend, an accomplishment made possible by a change in state hunting and firearm legislation.
As bitter cold took hold across the Midwest earlier this week, a sharp-eyed bus driver in Wisconsin was credited with helping rescue two children who were very underdressed for the weather conditions.
James Yarbrough, during a Veterans Day ceremony, was left in tears fulfilling a lifelong dream. The 93-year-old veteran from Virginia was finally getting a diploma, more than 75 years after World War II interrupted his education.
Medal of Honor recipient’s Purple Heart purchased at gun show, donated to school decades after it vanished
A Purple Heart belonging to a World War II Medal of Honor recipient from Texas that had been lost for decades was bought by a woman at a gun show on Long Island, N.Y., this past September for $60 — and on Friday, she donated it to a Texas school beari…
A national pro-life group launched a campaign to inform college students who are pregnant or are already parents of their rights on campus — and they just got to inform one mom about how they’re going to help her finish school.
On the anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, two major soccer teams in Germany had an apt celebration themselves: their biggest admirers tore down an artificial “Berlin Wall.”
A World War II veteran who was honored for his bravery as a teenager celebrated his 95th birthday Sunday with a surprise party.
Alabama deputies help veteran with disability who was trying to see doctor 100 miles away, officials say
In a coordinated effort, deputies in Alabama helped a veteran with a disability get to a doctor’s appointment nearly two hours away, authorities said.
A 64-year-old Mt. Airy resident recently won her second $50,000 prize from a lottery scratch-off in as many months, according to the state lottery.
Pittsburgh Penguins’ captain Sidney Crosby gave away the brand-new Honda Passport he received after being named MVP of the NHL All-Star Game this past January, and it went to a very deserving fan.
Here are some good stories of inspiration, patriotism and giving back that we could all use this week.
The couple was en route to the hospital but knew they wouldn’t make it in time for their daughter’s birth.
Texas high school football player goes viral after praying for opponent whose mom is battling cancer
Football and faith go hand-in-hand in Texas and one photo captured that kind of special moment under the lights last Friday night as two opposing high school players united in prayer.
The finish line of the Allstate Hot Chocolate 15K Run changed life-as-they-know it for Chicago Police Sgt. Mike Nowacki, his girlfriend, and a complete stranger with “serendipitous” timing.
A Maine lobsterman got a shock when he caught a live deer in open water Monday morning.