WWII Veteran Celebrates 92nd Birthday Picking Up $1500 Tab For Military Members At Chick fil-A

WWII Veteran Ed Rusinek says he’s simply paying a favor forward WWII Army veteran Ed Rusinek says he’ll never forget the nice thing a stranger did for him. He was a young draftee in Little Rock, Arkansas. A buddy and he left the base looking for some Southern food when they came across an elderly gentleman. “He stepped up to us and asked, ‘Can you do me a favor? Will you let me buy your lunch? If you want to

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WTOP Radio Reporter Dave Dildine Saves Drowning Woman In Washington DC Park

Radio reporter Dave Dildine had no idea he was about to stumble into the most important assignment of his career WTOP radio reporter Dave Dildine just wanted to get a great picture of snowy Broad Branch creek in Washington, DC Sunday. He got his shot and headed out of Rocky Creek Park when he heard the sound. A woman in trouble. It would take a few days to put together all the pieces of exactly who this woman was. In

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Time Magazine Picks Journalists, Including My Former CNN Colleague Maria Ressa, As “Person Of The Year”

Why these courageous journalists deserve Person Of The Year  I’m thrilled my former CNN colleague Maria Ressa is being included in the honor of being called Time Magazine’s  for “Person of The Year.” Time gives the honor to “Guardians and War On Truth.” They include Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the staff of the Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland, and two young Reuters reporters in prison in Myanmar. As our time at CNN overlapped,  Ressa’s two decades at CNN were spent

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Kind Strangers Carry Little Boy And His Wheelchair Through The Snow

Strangers spy boy’s mother struggling and step up to help A young mother trying to get her son home from school in his wheelchair was overwhelmed by the kindness of strangers. Shannon Ranger shared on Facebook that when she set out to get her six-year-old son home from school Friday she didn’t realize just how bad the weather and snow was in her hometown of Edmonton, Canada. The snow was thicker and wetter than she was planning on. She and

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Pediatric Neurosurgeon Operates on Teddy Bear To Fulfill Unusual Request 

Teddy Bear Undergoes Surgery To Comfort His Little Boy A teddy bear named “Little Baby” and his 8-year-old pal, Jackson McKie are pretty much inseparable.   This would be important for just about any kid, but Jackson is a kid who can use some extra comforting.  He has a condition called hydrocephalus which means he gets really bad headaches and has undergone a number of surgeries. Jackson  was having a shunt repaired last week at the IWK Health Centre in Halifax

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WWII Dog Tags Of Pulitzer Prize Winner’s Father Found

Dog Tags Of David Kennerly’s Father Found In An Old Desk In Portland Jordan Felo and his wife didn’t think they were buying dog tags. They thought they were buying an antique desk. But when a mysterious rattle unearthed the unexpected treasure, Felo became determined to get the dog tags back to the veteran who once wore them or at least his family. His search took him on an adventure bigger than he imagined. KOIN-TV in Portland has the story.

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Waffle House Survivor’s Mother Gets Wedding Dress For Hero Waitress

Waffle House waitress Virginia Stanley says she was just doing her job that night. She works at the restaurant in Nashville that became the target of a mass shooting in April. It started as an ordinary shift. She was simply doing dishes. When Michael Garth, Sr. and a friend came to sit down at the counter, Stanley asked them to move. She didn’t want to splash them as she washed the dishes. So, the two moved over a booth. That

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