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Woman Takes Dying Dog on Bucket List Adventure

Woman Takes Dying Dog on Bucket List Adventure

Originally posted 01/27/2015 06:40PM

When Lauren Fern Watt found out her dog, Gizelle, had terminal bone cancer, she decided to spend the rest of her dog's life making memories.

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Amorous, Snowed-In New Yorkers and Bostonians Seek 'Blizzard Buddies' on Craigslist

Amorous, Snowed-In New Yorkers and Bostonians Seek 'Blizzard Buddies' on Craigslist

Originally posted 01/27/2015 09:00AM

Given the flurry of media coverage (sorry) surrounding Winter Storm Juno throughout Monday, residents of the northeastern U.S. had plenty of time to get prepared for the inclement weather.

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Size-22 Model Is First to Score a Major Modeling Contract

Tess Holliday, Size-22 Model, Is First to Score a Major Modeling Contract

Originally posted 01/27/2015 08:15AM

Plus-size model Tess Holliday is the first woman of her size and height to score a contract with a prominent modeling agency.

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This 19-Year-Old is Building a Cheaper, Better Prosthetic Limb (VIDEO)

Originally posted 01/27/2015 06:40AM

Easton LaChappelle is only 19 years old, but the star of Uproxx's new original series Luminaries is already doing bigger things with his life than many adults.

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First-Grader Shaves Head in Solidarity for Friend with Cancer (VIDEO)

Originally posted 01/26/2015 07:30PM

Six-year-old Zac Gossage doesn't have to fight his leukemia alone. He has a best friend.

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Couple Married for 68 Years Die Just a Few Hours Apart

Couple Married for 68 Years Die Just a Few Hours Apart

Originally posted 01/26/2015 05:05PM

Since their wedding 68 years ago, Jack and Nancy Gatewood of Tulsa, Oklahoma, rarely spent much time apart – and that stayed true right until the end.

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Humans of New York Founder Raises $700K+ for Inner-City Kids to Visit Harvard

Humans of New York Founder Raises $700K+ for Inner-City Kids to Visit Harvard

Originally posted 01/26/2015 04:15PM

Humans of New York is one of the Internet's runaway success stories, and creator Brandon Stanton is intent on giving back to the people who've helped his blog become what it is today.

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Ashley Wagner Makes History at Figure Skating Championship (VIDEO)

Originally posted 01/25/2015 04:45PM

Ashley Wagner made history this Saturday, with her third national title at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships in Greensboro, North Carolina.

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