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Woman Born Without Arms Tells 3-Year-Old With Same Condition, 'You Can Do Anything'

Originally posted 07/29/2015 07:00PM

[EMBEDCODE {(function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s); if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.3"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);}(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));Jessica Cox signs a poster for a little girl who was born with...We're at AirVenture and just met RE, who was also born without arms. Her mother drove six hours to get her here ... and ended up with personal time with Jessica Cox. Here she is signing a "Right Footed" documentary movie poster for RE! This is the reason we made this film! It was also so appropriate on the big anniversary for the Americans with Disabilities Act -- happy birthday ADA!Want to support Jessica Cox and help her attend more film festivals and share her important message of hope, opportunity and perseverance? Consider making a tax deductible donation via http://bit.ly/1I9jPsn While you're on the site check out the trailer and read the blog for more information about RE and this very, very special meeting...Posted by Right Footed A documentary film about Jessica Cox on Friday, July 24, 2015}] Jessica Cox was born without arms, and she hasn't let that hold her back in life. If anything, Cox has achieved more than the average person: She has a black belt in Taekwondo, she has her pilot's license, and she's an excellent pianist. And she's done it all without using prosthetic arms.

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Mets Manager Terry Collins Writes Moving Letter to Widow of Longtime Fan

Mets Manager Terry Collins Writes Moving Letter to Widow of Longtime Fan

Originally posted 07/29/2015 05:00PM

Baseball can be more than a pastime. For some people, it's a means to bond with your family members over decades of watching your favorite team.

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Kentucky Cop Consoles Grieving Driver Who Had Just Learned of Sister's Death

Kentucky Cop Consoles Grieving Driver Who Had Just Learned of Sister's Death

Originally posted 07/29/2015 04:40PM

Kentucky police officer John Nissen went beyond the call of duty during a recent 911 response.

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11-Year-Old California Boy Is Climbing the World's Tallest Mountains for Children with Muscular Dystrophy

11-Year-Old California Boy Is Climbing the World's Tallest Mountains for Children with Muscular Dystrophy

Originally posted 07/29/2015 03:40PM

Eleven-year-old Tyler Armstrong of Yorba Linda, California, is climbing the highest peaks on all seven continents to raise money to find a cure for Duchenne muscular dystrophy, the most common fatal genetic disorder diagnosed in childhood.

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Angelina Jolie Pitt Arrives in Myanmar for Four-Day Humanitarian Service Trip Following Cambodia Visit

Angelina Jolie Pitt Arrives in Myanmar for Four-Day Humanitarian Service Trip Following Cambodia Visit

Originally posted 07/29/2015 12:05PM

Angelina Jolie Pitt arrived in Myanmar on Wednesday, kicking off a four-day trip to learn more about the country's situation in her capacity as both the co-founder of the Preventing Sexual Violence Initiative, and as a U.N. Refugee Agency Special Envoy.

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Angelina Jolie Pitt Makes an Emotional Return to Her Son Maddox's Home Country Cambodia: PHOTOS

Angelina Jolie Pitt Makes an Emotional Return to Her Son Maddox's Home Country Cambodia

Originally posted 07/28/2015 07:15PM

It's the country that changed her life, so Cambodia will always be a special place for Angelina Jolie Pitt.

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It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's Superhero Window Washers Who Surprise Children in the Hospital

Superhero Window Washers Surprise Sick Children at Hospital

Originally posted 07/27/2015 04:40PM

For a little while on Friday, dozens of sick children forgot they were in the hospital.

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California Gay Couple's Unexpected Journey to Parenthood: 'It's like a Dream Come True'

California Gay Couple's Unexpected Journey to Parenthood: 'It's like a Dream Come True'

Originally posted 07/27/2015 01:45PM

Trystan Reese and John Chaplow of Los Angeles knew they wanted to have a family one day; they just weren't in a rush – until a phone call catapulted the young couple into parenthood.

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'They Saved So Many Lives' Says Friend of Heroic Teachers in Louisiana Movie Theater Shooting

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'They Saved So Many Lives' Says Friend of Heroic Teachers in Louisiana Movie Theater Shooting

Originally posted 07/24/2015 04:55PM

When Cammie Maturin heard that her two friends saved numerous lives after a gunman opened fire during a screening of the movie Trainwreck in Lafayette, Louisiana, on Thursday, she was far from surprised.

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