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Basketball Team Rallies Around Bullied Cheerleader with Down Syndrome (VIDEO)

Originally posted 03/12/2015 02:45PM

A Wisconsin cheerleader with Down syndrome no longer has to worry about bullies thanks to some big-hearted basketball players who have rushed to her defense.

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Phil Collins Becomes Honorary Texan After Donating Artifacts to the Alamo

Phil Collins Becomes Honorary Texan After Donating Artifacts to the Alamo

Originally posted 03/12/2015 12:00PM

Phil Collins's heart now officially resides deep in the heart of Texas.

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Chris Evans and Chris Pratt's Super Bowl Bet is the Gift That Keeps on Giving

Chris Evans Dresses as Captain America to Visit Seattle Children's Hospital with Chris Pratt

Originally posted 03/08/2015 10:20AM

Chris Evans may have won his Super Bowl bet against Chris Pratt, but that didn't stop him from showing good sportsmanship.

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Paralyzed Bride Gets 'Lots of Pink' Gifts at Her Baby Shower

Paralyzed Bride Rachelle Friedman Chapman Gets 'Lots of Pink' Gifts at Her Baby Shower

Originally posted 03/07/2015 12:00PM

Rachelle Friedman Chapman sums up her recent baby shower this way: "There was lots of pink and I loved it."

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Read This Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor's Open Letter to Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Read This Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor's Open Letter to Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Originally posted 03/06/2015 02:50PM

Rebekah Gregory DiMartino has long been one of the most visible and inspiring survivors of the Boston Marathon Bombing: She's been vocal and transparent about her struggles with marriage, the loss of her leg and returning to the Boston Marathon.

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Kansas Waiter Sporting a New Smile After Kind Stranger Leaves a Generous Tip

Kansas Waiter Sporting a New Smile After Kind Stranger Leaves a Generous Tip

Originally posted 03/05/2015 06:45PM

The Doo-Dah Diner of Wichita, Kansas, is a loving little restaurant in the heartland of America.

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Heroes Among Us: North Carolina Brothers Rock to Raise Money for Veterans

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Band of Brothers: Young Guitarists CJ and Max Teas Rock to Help Veterans

Originally posted 03/05/2015 04:45PM

Like most boys their age, brothers CJ and Max Teas spend their days shuttling from middle school to baseball practice. But it's the end of the day when they work the hardest.

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Mariska Hargitay: How Olivia Benson Inspired Me to Help Survivors of Abuse | Mariska Hargitay

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Mariska Hargitay: How Olivia Benson Inspired Me to Help Survivors of Abuse

Originally posted 03/05/2015 01:30PM

For Mariska Hargitay, separating herself from her role as sex crimes detective Olivia Benson can be a difficult task.

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Town Throws Elaborate Sweet 16 Surprise Party for Teen with Cancer

Originally posted 03/05/2015 01:15PM

Diagnosed with leukemia a year ago, Abby Snider, of Winchester, Virginia, spent most of her 15th year bravely fighting her cancer with debilitating treatments and harsh medicines.

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'Love Has No Labels' Video Aims to Address Our Inherent Biases

Originally posted 03/05/2015 10:30AM

The idea of "implicit bias" isn't a new one, but correcting it isn't as much a part of the greater public dialog as addressing explicit racism or breaking down homophobia.

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