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Lady Gaga Responds To Donald Trump's Ban Of Transgender People In The Military In The Best Way — With Facts

“Within the Trans Community are many also who are strong & brave."<p>While much of the country is divided these days, one development yesterday brought …

Lady Gaga

'Goodbye My Brother': Hundreds Say Goodbye To Hero Marine Dog In Emotional Ceremony

Cena, a black labrador, served three tours in Afghanistan with the Marines. He died on Wednesday at the age of 10.<p>Hundreds of people lined the streets of Muskegon, Michigan, this week to pay tribute to a true hero.<p>Cena the black labrador served in Afghanistan over six months in 2009 and 2010 …

News (U.S.)

How charities can maximise fundraising online

People are almost twice as likely to trust smaller charities as big ones. Here’s what donors say encourages them to keep on giving<p>Prashan Paramanathan is chief executive of crowdfunder Chuffed<p>What do donors want from charities?<p>Buried deep in the Charity Commission’s 2016 report <i>(pdf)</i> is a clue. …

Philanthropy

This Woman Reuses Old Police Uniforms To Make Teddy Bears For Children In Need

"Why don't we make teddy bears for children that need a little extra something special?"<p>Bears are on patrol in pursuit of bringing smiles to children …

Justice

Man who recently lost son to drowning saves woman from pond

A man who recently lost a son in a drowning last month teamed up with his other son to save an elderly woman who was struggling in a pond in …

Man due to appear in court over death of pedestrian last year

A man in his 20s is due in court in connection with the death of a 13 year old boy in a hit and run in Coolock in Dublin.<p>Lee Henry was killed while …

News (Ireland)

Reds confirm ticket changes for local general sale

<b>Liverpool have announced new plans for general sale tickets this season, in a bid to allow more young and local fans into Anfield.</b><p>Much has been made …

English Premier League

Adopted Dog Helps Teen Overcome Seizures

When Ryan Reid was having 8-12 seizures a day, his puppy was able to help alert his mother.<br>Photo Credit: Lisa Reid

Dogs

'Genuinely tragic and any parent’s worst fear' Celtic to make £10k donation in memory of Bradley Lowery who died of cancer aged just six

The little Sunderland fan's battle with rare disease touched hearts across the country.<p>Celtic FC Foundation are making a massive donation to the …

Veterans, single moms receive cars thanks to Recycled Rides Program

The auto collision industry had its annual industry conference in Chicago Thursday, and some Chicago-area military veterans and single mothers …

U.S. Navy

Mom befriends stranger who donated life-saving kidney

A Massachusetts mother has found a lifelong friend in the stranger who felt moved to act after reading an article on her need for a kidney. Kara Yimoyines and Nicole Baltzer, both 41, live in the same neighborhood, but did not meet until Feb. 8 at Tufts Medical Center, which is the day after …

Health

NYPD Officers Deliver Homeless Woman’s Baby in Subway

A group of NYPD transit officers helped deliver the child of a homeless woman in a downtown Brooklyn subway station, according to reports.Transit …

New York City

This Elderly Man Spoon-Feeding His Wife Ice Cream Will Make You Cry In The Club

There's nothing in the world that warms my heart like an old, married couple who are still in love after all these years. And today, my heart just …

Love

'Little detective' Amelie, 7, comes to rescue of stricken war veteran

Amelie Epstein Bowman was in the garden of her grandparents’ Whetstone home when she heard an elderly man in distress calling for help.<p>The …

Jewish Culture

This Statement-Making Photoshoot Proves There's No One "Best" Way To Be A Mom

"We as moms should support one another and not make each other feel bad for us just trying to keep these little humans alive."<p><i>What's A-Parent is a</i> …

Pregnancy

After this pit bull's owner died, her favorite UPS worker stepped in to help

Katie Newhouser has been a UPS driver for 15 years, but last fall, a tragic event led to her picking up a new furry family member.<p>Newhouser learned in October that Tina Rummel, a woman she’d befriended who lived on her route, had passed away. That’s when Newhouser stepped in to make sure that …

One Year After Helping Deliver A Baby On The Street, This Police Officer Attends Her Tea Party

Doesn't get much cuter than this.<p>One year after assisting in a roadside baby delivery, one police officer attended a very special birthday tea party …

Tea Party

Heartwarming Photo Shows Elderly Man Feeding His Wife Ice Cream on a Hot Day

When the love between two people is real, you can find it anywhere, even in the parking lot of a restaurant on a hot summer day.<p>On July 24, Pastor …

Beverages

Judge officiates daughter's wedding on his death bed

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. — As a little girl, Casey Kapalko always knew she wanted her daddy, Monmouth Superior Court Judge Paul Kapalko, to officiate at her wedding.<p>Growing up she watched him perform ceremonies in his official black robes and dreamed one day — maybe in their backyard — he'd preside …

Here’s What's Going On With The Drama Surrounding The LPGA’s New Dress Code

This is a woman playing golf.This is a man playing golf.It sure seems like they're playing the same sport, huh? You'd think the expectations …

LPGA Tour

11-year-old boy drowns in Detroit River

TRENTON, MI - An 11-year-old boy drowned Wednesday, July 26 in the Detroit River, according to police.<p>Trenton police and fire responded to an …

Michigan

Calgary police officer's teddy bear delivery makes little girl's day

Heartbroken child lost stuffed bear on Stampede grounds<p>When seven-year-old Ashlynn Walia lost her new teddy bear at the Calgary Stampede she was …

Teddy Bears

Boy who went missing in Stanley Park located in New Westminster

Vancouver police have located an 11-year-old boy who went missing during a biking trip with his family in Stanley Park Wednesday.<p>The child was found …

Canada

Lost teddy bear goes on an adventure before being reunited with 4-year-old boy

A young boy has been reunited with his lost teddy bear after losing his furry friend at the airport.<p>Like most 4-year-old kids, Luke Swofford has a stuffed animal, affectionately named Teddy Bear, that he brought everywhere with him. Sadly, Teddy went missing at Dallas Love Field airport earlier …

Teddy Bears

Why You Should Support Regulating the Public Feeding of Homeless People

Several years ago in Atlanta, Ga., I met a woman living under a bridge who completely changed my life and how I viewed homeless services. You didn't have to be a social service worker or medical professional to see that Angela was dying underneath that bridge. Meeting Angela broke my heart, but it …

LOOK: Dez Bryant brings young boy to tears with birthday surprise at Cowboys camp

The Cowboys receiver made a young boy's birthday wish come true<p>If there's one team in the NFL that could use a solid dose of good publicity this week, it's the Dallas Cowboys, and that's exactly what they got on Tuesday thanks to Dez Bryant.<p>During the Cowboys' practice on Tuesday, Bryant noticed a …

Sports

Colbert mocks Trump speech with new Boy Scout oath

Late-night host Stephen Colbert on Tuesday mocked President Trump’s speech at the Boy Scouts of America’s National Jamboree, suggesting a new …

Boy Scouts

Stranger helps woman down on her luck; years later, she repays the favor

"The encounter that had blessed them both 3 years ago, came full-circle"

Parkinson's Disease

Hamilton boy, 3, stable after bite by family dog

A three-year-old boy in Hamilton’s east end was sent to hospital after his family’s dog bit him on the head Wednesday.

Canadian News

Third teen to die at same school ‘told to “slit his wrists” by bullies’

<b>A 13-year-old boy who was the third teen to take his own life at the same school was told to ‘slit his wrists’ by vicious bullies, an inquest …

Tyneside