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Heroes Among Us: California Woman Uses Art to Help Kids in Need

Heroes Among Us

Ana Jimenez-Hami Brings the Arts to Low-Income Kids

Originally posted 04/03/2014 11:30AM

Growing up in Puerto Rico, Ana Jimenez-Hami's father, Freddy, never let her forget about the importance of helping those who weren't as fortunate as she.

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Doris Day Is 90 – And Lookin' Great!

Doris Day Is 90 – And Lookin' Great!

Originally posted 04/03/2014 08:20AM

She lit up movie screens and record charts in the '40s, '50s and '60s, and – as she turns 90 on April 3 – Doris Day remains one of America's Sweethearts.

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Watch Men Suffer Through Below-the-Belt Waxing for Cancer Awareness

Watch Men Suffer Through Below-the-Belt Waxing for Cancer Awareness

Originally posted 04/02/2014 07:45AM

Testicular cancer is no laughing matter.

This video, though, is a different story – taking a humorous approach to a very serious matter.

A Canadian group, Testicular Cancer Canada, created the clip of men suffering through some below-the-belt waxing (to facilitate examinations) to help spread awareness about the disease. What it may also spread is cringing to those who watch.

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Georgia Woman Finds Sister on Facebook After 37-Year Search

Georgia Woman Finds Sister on Facebook After 37-Year Search (and Other Inspiring Stories This Week)

Originally posted 03/28/2014 10:15AM

Five acts of kindness worth celebrating, and sharing. (See last week's list)

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Heroes Among Us: Rhode Island Teen Gives Shoes to Homeless

Heroes Among Us

Teenager Nicholas Lowinger Gives Thousands of Shoes to Homeless

Originally posted 03/27/2014 06:15PM

Laid off from her job at a grocery store just before Thanksgiving, Brittany Taylor, 28, and her children John, 7, and Johneya, 5, soon found themselves at a homeless shelter in frosty Providence, R.I.

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March Radness: Basketball Star Forms a Special Bond with Girl Battling Cancer

Adreian Payne Forms a Special Bond with Girl Battling Cancer

Originally posted 03/27/2014 03:30PM

He's a 6-foot-10 college basketball star. She's a diminutive 8-year-old battling a rare form of cancer. But Adreian Payne and Lacey Holsworth are finding common ground during March Madness.

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Texas Middle Schoolers Win Contest for App Inspired by Blind Classmate

UpdatePosted 03/27/2014 02:00PM

Texas Middle Schoolers Win National Contest for App Inspired by Their Blind Classmate

Originally posted 03/25/2014 04:00PM

The way the visually-impaired navigate new spaces could be transformed by a group of tweens in Los Fresnos, Texas.

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Channing Tatum Sends Video Kiss to Teen with Stage-4 Brain Cancer

UpdatePosted 03/26/2014 07:00PM

Teen with Stage-4 Brain Cancer Gets Video Kiss from Channing Tatum

Originally posted 03/26/2014 03:40PM

Just 18 and diagnosed with a stage-4 brain tumor, Alisa Finley, of Colby, Kan., came up with a 48-item bucket list.

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Watch Dramatic Helicopter Rescue of 4-Year-Old Boy from Mudslide (Raw Video)

Raw Video: Emergency Responders Rescue 4-Year-Old Boy from Washington Mudslide

Originally posted 03/26/2014 02:50PM

Tragic circumstances led to a dramatic rescue of a 4-year-old boy – all caught on video.

The Snohomish County Helicopter Rescue Team captured footage of their harrowing March 22 rescue of Jacob Spillers, trapped in the mudslide in the rural area outside of Oso, Wash.

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