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Illinois Girls' Lemonade Stand Raises Over $37,000 to Help Kids in Need

Originally posted 07/30/2015 10:25AM

Aubrey Hennig, Sammi Parrish and Kailyn Fanning have made over $37,000 selling $1 cups of lemonade – and every penny has gone to kids in need.

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Credit: East Tennessee Children's Hospital
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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Credit: Cammie Maturin
'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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Credit: Cesar Ibanez
Idaho College Students Rally to Help Their Disabled Roommate Live a Full Life: 'We're Friends for Life'

Idaho College Students Rally to Help Their Disabled Roommate Live a Full Life: 'We're Friends for Life'

Originally posted 07/24/2015 03:30PM

Finals are over, summer break is in full bloom, and graduation parties are about to begin at Brigham Young University-Idaho in the rural town of Rexburg, population 26,520.

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Waitress Pays Firefighter's Breakfast Tab at New Jersey Diner: 'I Started Tearing Up'

Waitress Pays Firefighter's Breakfast Tab at New Jersey Diner: 'I Started Tearing Up'

Originally posted 07/24/2015 11:10AM

After a long night on the job, the only thing a New Jersey firefighter expected when he stopped at Route 130 diner in Delran on Thursday was a good meal.

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Leonardo DiCaprio Raises More Than $40 Million for the Environment at Star-Studded Saint-Tropez Gala

Leonardo DiCaprio Raises More Than $40 Million for the Environment at Star-Studded Saint-Tropez Gala

Originally posted 07/23/2015 02:20PM

The only thing more impressive than the guest list at Leonardo DiCaprio's charity gala Wednesday was how much it raised: a whopping $40 million.

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Sophonya Simpson Adams Helps Her Mom Become a Girl Scout 55 Years After A Teacher Denied Her the Right to Join

Originally posted 07/23/2015 10:40AM

In 1960, Daphyne Watson was thrilled when she heard an announcement at her elementary school in Long Island, New York, calling for any girls interested in joining a Girl Scout Brownie troop to line up in the hall after class. Watson, then 7, had long admired other girls' Brownie uniforms and was looking forward to wearing one of her own.

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Credit: UW Carbone Cancer Center
Watch the University of Wisconsin Marching Band Surprise a Woman After Last Chemotherapy Treatment

Watch the University of Wisconsin Marching Band Surprise a Woman After Last Chemotherapy Treatment

Originally posted 07/23/2015 10:15AM

When Ann Trachtenberg began chemotherapy for breast cancer over five months ago, she joked to her niece that she wanted a marching band to escort her out of her final treatment.

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Generous Customer Leaves Illinois Waiter $1,000 Tip

Originally posted 07/22/2015 10:15PM

[EMBEDCODE {}] A 19-year-old server at the Smokey Barque BBQ restaurant in Frankfort, Illinois, was shocked to find that a kind-hearted customer had left him a $1,000 tip on a $20 meal.

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Bus Driver Stops at Kids' Lemonade Stand, Treats Passengers

Originally posted 07/22/2015 09:00PM

[EMBEDCODE { }] In just 90 seconds, Boston bus driver John Lohan managed to put smiles on the faces of everyone on his bus.

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