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'Forty Years Gone': Two Canadian Men Break Down in Tears After Discovering They Were Switched at Birth

Originally posted 08/27/2016 01:10PM

Two Canadian men just discovered that they were switched at birth.

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'I Started Losing All Hope I Would Be Saved': Italian Nun Explains the Story Behind Her Iconic Earthquake Photo

Originally posted 08/27/2016 09:55AM

Sister Marjana Lleshi was asleep in her room in the Don Minozzi convent beside the Church of the Most Holy Crucifix in Amatrice, Italy, on Wednesday when she was woken up by the walls collapsing around her.

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Colorado Mother Dies After Saving Her 2-Year-Old Son From Drowning in Lake Powell

Originally posted 08/26/2016 07:40PM

A Colorado mother died saving her 2-year-old son from drowning in Lake Powell, Utah.

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Credit: Max Bryan/LNP/REX/Shutterstock
Two 90-Year-Old World War II Veterans Parachute Into Field Where One Was Shot Down 72 Years Ago

Two 90-Year-Old World War II Veterans Parachute Into Field Where One Was Shot Down 72 Years Ago

Originally posted 08/26/2016 03:45PM

More than 70 years ago, Fred Glover was a member of the British Airborne Division in World War II when his glider was hit by anti-aircraft fire during the 1944 Normandy landings over the Merville Battery battlefield in northwest France.

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Home Depot Employees Make Special Walker for Disabled 2-Year-Old

Originally posted 08/26/2016 03:30PM

Life is a little bit easier for a blind toddler thanks to some retail workers who have been referred to as "angels on Earth."

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Credit: TK Photography of Winter Garden Florida
Senior Pranks Are So Old School – Florida Students Create Works of Art with Painted Parking Lot Spaces Instead!

Senior Pranks Are So Old School – Florida Students Create Works of Art with Painted Parking Lot Spaces Instead!

Originally posted 08/26/2016 01:00PM

It sure beats letting a farm animal loose in the hallway!

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Couple of 62 Years Share Heartbreaking Farewell as They're Forced to Live in Separate Nursing Homes

Originally posted 08/25/2016 10:00PM

A Canadian couple of 62 years hoped to spend the rest of their lives together. Unfortunately, they can now only see each other every other day due to being admitted into separate nursing homes.

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California Woman Spends $50,000 of Her Own Money to Help Over 200 Injured Homeless Dogs Receive the Care They Need

Originally posted 08/25/2016 04:50PM

Know a hero? Send suggestions to heroesamongus@peoplemag.com. For more inspiring stories, read the latest issue of PEOPLE magazine

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Credit: AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino
Celebrities Offer Their Support to Victims of the Deadly Italy Earthquake

Celebrities Offer Their Support to Victims of the Deadly Italy Earthquake

Originally posted 08/25/2016 03:40PM

This week, central Italy suffered a devastating, 6.2-magnitude earthquake that has killed at least 250 people and left multiple towns in ruins, most prominently, Amatrice, the center of the quake.

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