12:58 PM EDT 11/28/2014
Originally posted 11/20/2014 04:50PM
In 1969, teacher Marty Hayes wrote in the yearbook of one of her favorite students, "If I ever have a daughter, I hope she is a replica of my Carolyn Denson."
Originally posted 11/15/2014 04:30PM
Kansas teen Tate Smith's diagnosis of autism at age 2 sent his mother, Lisa, scrambling for answers. But first came the dread.
Originally posted 11/13/2014 05:00PM
For the past five years, Branson Rector has taken veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder out onto the water not just to experience the warm Miami breeze – but to heal and rebuild their lives.
Originally posted 11/11/2014 06:00PM
When Stephanie Edson woke up at 4:07 on Friday morning, her suburban home near Salt Lake City was still. She hadn't heard any noises, yet she knew something was amiss.
Originally posted 11/06/2014 07:15PM
There are a handful of men who know exactly what Virgin Galactic test pilot Peter Siebold endured on Oct. 31 as the company's SpaceShipTwo rocket plane disintegrated around him over 10 miles in the sky, killing his co-pilot, Michael Alsbury.
Originally posted 11/06/2014 03:35PM
It was Aug. 7, 2009, the first day of school. Math and science teacher Lisa Freeman was assembling packets of pens and paper in her classroom at Richmond Hill Middle School in Georgia when she saw two Marines somberly walking down the hall.
Originally posted 10/30/2014 05:20PM
For the past 22 years, Dr. Jim Withers has been putting an entirely new spin on the concept of house calls.
Originally posted 10/26/2014 07:15PM
A newly hired teacher confronted a gunman and was being hailed as a hero on Saturday after a deadly shooting rampage in the cafeteria of a Washington state high school.
Originally posted 10/25/2014 05:05PM
Kenneth Byrd and his family were settled in their North Carolina home Monday night when there was a knock at their door.
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