13 Children of Fallen 9/11 Firefighters Are Joining The NYFD

Fallen 9/11 firefighters live on through their remarkable children. The legacies of several fallen 9/11 firefighters live on. 13 new firefighters for the New York Fire Department have firefighting in their blood. They have a connection to the work and the department unlike any other. 13 grown children of fallen 9/11 firefighters are set to join the department. A New Generation of Heroes The New York Post reports the current FDNY Academy class includes 13 members whose firefighter fathers were

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Tennessee Vols Add Boy’s T Shirt Design After Mean Girls Bully Him

Tennessee Vols response to bullied boy give a great reason to cheer for them Tennessee Vols fans know what it is to cheer for their favorite team. Shoot, anyone who has a favorite team knows how good it feels to put on a t shirt to support them. That’s what one Florida boy was looking forward to this month. Laura Synder is a teacher in Tallahassee. She shared how her school was having a college spirit day. One boy in

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French Biker Saves Tiny Kitten In The Middle of A Busy Highway

Helmet cam worn by French biker catches the entire heart-pounding episode A gasp from a French biker as he spots a tiny kitten in the middle of a busy road is a sound animal lovers around the world will understand. A universal declaration of, “I must help you!” You can follow along, even if you don’t speak French. I understood enough to get that the biker was horrified to see the frightened little orange kitten in the middle of the

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Tennis Stars Coco Gauff and Naomi Osaka Share The Classiest Moment At The US Open

Young phenom Coco Gauff is learning what it is to be a class act from mentor Naomi Osaka Coco Gauff is only 15 years old and already making tons of fans as she competes at the highest level of women’s tennis. She faced another young, up and coming superstar, Naomi Osaka at the US Open Saturday. Osaka won handily 6-3, 6-0 in the third round. It was an emotional moment. Gauff said, “She was crying, she won. I was crying.

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First All-Female Hurricane Hunter Flight Crew Makes NOAA History

First all-female hurricane hunter flight crew hoping to inspire girls and save lives The first all-female hurricane hunter flight crew for The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is working hard. They are part of an expert team of scientists who are trying to gather as much data as possible about Hurricane Dorian as it barrels toward the East Coast. Making history NOAA says this is the first time an all-female crew of three pilots has flown a reconnaissance mission for

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Your Dog Doesn’t Love You Back Like You Love Her And Let’s Be Thankful For That

The fur was flying. With good reason. I caught a recent online segment of “Good Morning Britain.” Call it mindless internet surfing. I call it, “research.” For this column. Yeah, I’m going with that. Can you say this about your beloved dog? I’m watched this segment, shaking my head, thinking, “Did they really go there?” A commentator daring to say the unsayable. About a dog’s love. That he can’t. Your dog can’t love you back. At least not in the

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Grandson Taking 89-Year-Old Grandmother To All National Parks In America

Grandson Grandmother National Park adventure is a journey to bond, heal, old family wounds and see America Brad and Joy Ryan are on a National Park mission. The grandson and grandmother pair want to see all 61 National Parks in America. So far, they’ve made it to 29 including Yosemite, Badlands, Smokey Mountains, and the Dry Tortugas. View this post on Instagram US National Park #6: @mountrainiernps. When I think back on our visit to Washington’s Mount Rainier National Park,

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Why Tyler Perry Started Crying When He Saw A New Highway Sign Going Up

Tyler Perry shares why this sign is a sign of faith Superstar Tyler Perry is one of the most powerful, successful men in show business. But he knows what it is to struggle. He really, really knows. So, when he saw a new exit sign going up on an Atlanta highway, he started to cry. Tears of joy. Tears of struggle. Tears of gratitude. He shared his thoughts on Facebook and Twitter. “Just know that it is possible to believe

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How One Large Public High School Is Going Phone-Free For Entire School Year

How do you get high school kids to go phone-free for entire school day, everyday? San Mateo High School is going phone-free starting with this school year. It is the largest public high school in the US to make this move. How do you get high school students to loosen their cement clasp around their phones? It is the heart of Silicon Valley, so you go with some new technology. KGO-TV reports the school will be using something called a

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Amazing, Joyful Dog Reunion After Grandpa’s Long Hospital Stay

Is there any medicine better than a dog reunion? I don’t know a lot about this dog reunion, except that I came across it on Twitter and it made my heart explode. “My 96 year old grandad coming home to his dog after 16 days in hospital! The love between them makes you weep!” a woman named Jane Ravenhill writes. Does she really need to say more? My 96 year old grandad coming home to his dog after 16 days

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