• Artists complete 12-12-12 concert for Sandy relief

    Artists complete 12-12-12 concert for Sandy relief

    Musicians were so anxious to help out residents of the New York region hit by Superstorm Sandy, they almost didn’t let their concert at Madison Square Garden end. The final notes of Alicia Keys’ “Empire State of Mind” brought the star-filled show to an end at 1:19 a.m.... Read More »

  • Brave Marine Throws Himself On Grenade To Save Best Friend

    Brave Marine Throws Himself On Grenade To Save Best Friend

    Meet the man who threw himself on a grenade in Afghanistan to save his best friend. On November 21, 2010, Lance Corporal Kyle Carpenter and his best friend, Nick Eufrazio, were bombarded with a grenade blast that changed both of their lives. The amazing story of how Carpenter risked his life to... Read More »

  • Ugandan Teen Goes From Slum To International Chess Stardom

    Ugandan Teen Goes From Slum To International Chess Stardom

    A 16-year-old from Uganda just wanted something to eat the day she wandered into a chess tournament that swept her out of the slums and into the international spotlight. In 2011, Tim Crothers wrote a viral piece for ESPN Magazine about Phiona Mutesi. The story is once again getting attention as... Read More »

  • Six Decades of Love: The story of James and Lauretta Burke

    Six Decades of Love: The story of James and Lauretta Burke

    Two powerful images. One standout example of love. Less than 24 hours after the photos — a couple’s tender moments at a hospital juxtaposed against their wedding day — appeared on Reddit, more than one million people had viewed them. Touching details tell a story that the... Read More »

  • Couple Falls In Love At Nazi Camp, Reunites After 60 Years

    Couple Falls In Love At Nazi Camp, Reunites After 60 Years

    In  1944, Thomas Beck, then 15, escaped from a Nazi internment camp in Budapest, leaving behind his 14-year-old sweetheart Edith Greiman. Sixty years later, he found her again and the couple, now in their 80s, have set up home together in East St Kilda. Four years ago, as Mr Beck retraced those... Read More »

  • Michael Jackson, Elvis Presley Are Top-Earning Dead Musicians

    Michael Jackson, Elvis Presley Are Top-Earning Dead Musicians

    Bob Marley, John Lennon, George Harrison also on Forbes list. Raking in an impressive $145 million in 2012, Michael Jackson tops Forbes’ new list of the top-earning dead musicians, which also includes Elvis Presley, Bob Marley, John Lennon, George Harrison and the Broadway composer Richard... Read More »

  • Boy With Brain Cancer Brings Halloween to Sick Kids

    Boy With Brain Cancer Brings Halloween to Sick Kids

      Six-year-old Nico Castro from San Bruno, California, USA isn’t letting his battle with brain cancer affect his spirit of giving this Halloween. After his doctor gave him the green light to trick or treat, thanks to a break in his chemotherapy, he was jumping for jack-o-lanterns, what... Read More »

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