09:11 AM EDT 09/19/2014
Originally posted 05/01/2014 03:25PM
Growing up in suburban Detroit, Jackie Bobcean watched her alcoholic father, a police officer, unleash his rage on her mother and younger brother nearly every day.
Originally posted 04/30/2014 02:15PM
University of Alabama swimmer John Servati was killed by a tornado Monday night – but not before saving the life of his girlfriend, friends say.
Originally posted 04/24/2014 05:30PM
Sometimes a broken down car or leaky faucet are just added stressors in the lives of already struggling single working mothers. But Matthew Nalywaiko is doing something about that – times more than a hundred.
Originally posted 04/17/2014 02:00PM
Each day, 18 people die waiting for an organ transplant.
Originally posted 04/15/2014 02:00PM
Move over, Man of Steel. There's a new superhero on the loose – and he's even a fan of your wardrobe.
Originally posted 04/11/2014 11:25AM
Things could have been much worse at a suburban Pittsburgh high school had it not been for the heroic actions of assistant principal Sam King, officials and students say.
Originally posted 04/10/2014 02:30PM
In 2011, Teddy Namuyiga was desperate.
Originally posted 04/03/2014 11:30AM
Growing up in Puerto Rico, Ana Jimenez-Hami's father, Freddy, never let her forget about the importance of helping those who weren't as fortunate as she.
Originally posted 03/27/2014 06:15PM
Laid off from her job at a grocery store just before Thanksgiving, Brittany Taylor, 28, and her children John, 7, and Johneya, 5, soon found themselves at a homeless shelter in frosty Providence, R.I.
Originally posted 03/19/2014 05:15PM
A couple moving out of their apartment in Burbank, Calif., on Sunday were in the right place at the right time to save a little boy who had climbed out of a third-story window.
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