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Heroes Among Us: California Couple Finds Temporary Homes for the Dogs of Deployed Military

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Shawn and Alisa Johnson Find Homes for Dogs While Their Owners are Deployed

Originally posted 03/12/2015 05:30PM

Instead of being forced to relinquish their pets, active members of the military now have a place to house their pets during deployment: Dogs on Deployment.

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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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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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Heroic Doxie Wins Award for Saving His St. Bernard Brother from a Sticky Situation

Originally posted 03/04/2015 04:00PM

We've teamed up with one of our favorite sites, BarkPost, to bring you and your four-legged friends even more adorable pet videos, photos and must-see stories. Check back every week for new furry fun from BarkPost!

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