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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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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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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New Dad Meteorologist Tom Meiners Overcomes Missing Babysitter. Brings Baby Daughter To Work

New Dad Meteorologist Tom Meiners found himself in a tough spot last week. One that all sorts of parents can relate to. The babysitter didn’t show. What’s a parent to do? Took some quick thinking It’s not like he could call in late when he was expected to be live on the air delivering weather forecasts for WBBJ in Jacksonville, Tennessee. Way to rally, new Dad! Way to multi-task! He doesn’t seem to miss a beat–cradling his daughter’s head, responding

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How To Calm Your Pet With Reading A Book

Calm your pet by doing something so many of us love–reading a book Reading a book to your furry companion captures his attention and keeps him engaged, which helps him to forget about whatever upset him. Sometimes, the animal will respond by perking the ears or even placing a paw on you or the page of the book. If you don’t spend enough time with your furry companion, reading a book to him is an excellent activity for you to

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UPDATE: Fox News Correspondent Ed Henry Says He’s Doing Great After Donating Part Of His Liver To His Sister

Fox News correspondent Ed Henry says he and his sister are doing great after surgery Saturday update: Watch the latest video at foxnews.com Ed says the first time he got to see his sister, Colleen, after surgery they toasted with apple juice. He’s moved from ICU to a private room. Even though he feels like he’s been hit by a truck, he hopes to get out of the hospital soon. Original story: Watch the latest video at foxnews.com Fox News

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Mom Gets Marijuana Cake Instead of ‘Moana’ Cake She Ordered For Daughter’s Birthday

Birthday girl blames heavy Southern accent for mix up over marijuana cake Kensli Davis is still laughing about her marijuana cake. Which is the point, really, of sharing this story. Stuff happens in life. People have misunderstandings. I love it when folks can not take things too seriously. That’s what Kensli is doing in Milledgeville, GA. Davis tells WMAZ she knows her mother was ordering her a “Moana” cake to celebrate her 25th birthday. Moana as in the Disney princess

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Amal Clooney Joins Defense Team For Heroic Philippine Journalist Maria Ressa

Amal Clooney will join the international team defending Maria Ressa from criminal charges Prominent international human rights lawyer Amal Clooney is joining the legal team to defend journalist Maria Ressa. Ressa runs Rappler, an online news website that has held Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s government accountable for atrocities in that country. For that, the government has arrested her several times and she faces charges of tax evasion and libel. Ressa was one a number of international journalists named “Person Of

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The Math Teacher Thought Fatherhood Didn’t Add Up For Him And The Special Student Who Showed Him Formula For True Love

Math teacher Finn Lanning knew fatherhood wasn’t for him The great thing for math teacher Finn Lanning is numbers. Add them up and you get a certain result. Lanning was sure fatherhood wasn’t for him. It’s not that he doesn’t like kids. After all, he’s with them all day long. Which is why he doubted he would have anything left in his tank at the end of the day to go home to a kid. One kid changes everything But

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