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    General Interest, Health and Wellbeing, Heroes, Weird

    80-Year-Old Harry Lee McGinnis Walks Around the World

    For the last 18 years, Harry Lee McGinnis has been walking his way around the entire globe, carrying nothing but a backpack and a walking stick. More »

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    Heroes

    7-Year-Old Acts as Human Shield to Save her Mother

    In December, a little girl jumped on her mother's lap to keep her from being shot. She saved her mother's life - and now, against all odds, it looks like she'll make a full recovery. More »

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    General Interest, Science, Weird

    Russian Inventor Creates Flying Car

    If you've ever envied the Jetsons their cool hovercar, you might want to learn more about a Russian inventor's new Aerocar - coming soon to roads and skies near you. More »

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    Business, General Interest

    McDonalds Serves Up Course Credit to Employees

    Most people get academic degrees in areas like economics, computer engineering, physics, or art history. But how would you like to get a diploma in the illustrious field of burger-flipping? More »

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    General Interest, Non-Profits, Weird

    London Store Sells ‘Cat Poo’ Coffee for Charity

    In London, a unique blend of "cat poo" espresso is selling for £50 a cup, with all proceeds going to charity. More »

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    General Interest

    Courtroom Jurors Create Donation Fund for Crime Victim

    After a woman took advantage of a mentally challenged man, the courtroom jurors made her pay -- but they also reached into their own pockets to lend the victim a hand. More »

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    Animals and Pets, General Interest

    Rescued Dogs Get Their Own Island Paradise

    An island just off Victoria’s Sunset Coast in Canada may be known as Rabbit Island – but it’s about to go to the dogs, thanks to a few generous veterinarians. More »

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    Heroes

    11-Year-Old Saves Classmates in School Bus Crash

    Last week, a school bus full of children started rolling down a hill, straight into oncoming traffic. But everything turned out okay - thanks to one brave 11-year-old. More »

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    Health and Wellbeing, Heroes, Non-Profits

    Maasai Warriors Run Marathon to Save Lives

    A group of six Maasai warriors have left their African village for the first time to run the London Marathon, hoping to raise enough money to bring clean drinking water to their village. More »

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    Heroes, Weird

    Lotto-Winning Butcher Hands Out Cash and Chickens

    When Toronto butcher Jose Lima won more than $14 million in the lottery, he shared the wealth, handing out thousands of dollars - and 50,000 pounds of chicken. More »

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    Arts and Culture, Features, Heroes, History, Non-Profits

    America’s First Gospel Group: The Fisk Jubilee Singers

    A group of former slaves started a singing group to keep their school from shutting down - and more than a century later, America's first all-black hit singing group is still going strong. More »

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    Heroes

    Soldier Dives onto Live Grenade to Save his Fellow Troops

    When a soldier tripped a live grenade, he didn't run for cover: Instead, he dove onto the grenade to save his fellow men. Amazingly, he survived. More »

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    Animals and Pets, General Interest, Weird

    Swan Rekindles Romance with Wooden Boat

    For the last two years, one couple's on-again, off-again relationship has been making a splash around the world: Petra the swan and her beloved boat. More »

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    General Interest, Heroes, Weird

    Man Buys Dinner for his Mugger

    When a young man tried to mug a New York City social worker, he got a lesson in kindness -- and a free meal. More »

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    Heroes, Weird

    Paralyzed Man Stops Armed Robber

    When former police officer David Rodriguez caught an armed robber in the act, he knew he had to stop him -- despite being paralyzed. More »