Georgia bus driver loses his job after his Facebook post about a starving student went viral

Let no man say Johnny Cook, of Georgia, hasn’t got a heart of gold. Cook works as a horse trainer now, but before that – and before being terminated by Haralson County Middle School – he was a school bus driver as well, charged with...

Dog chases owners to not be abandoned – now the heartbreaking video is spreading all over the world

When you make the decision to get a dog, you really should be considering it as a lifetime decision. Dogs are amazing creatures and loyal companions, they deserve a loving forever home. Our dogs are always happy to see us, it doesn’t matter how long...

Teacher demands parents take responsibility for their naughty kids – now her post is taking the net by storm

Teaching is one of the most important professions we have in society. Without good teachers, the next generation of scientists, doctors, engineers and entertainers wouldn’t exist. It’s no exaggeration to suggest the continued success of our species rests on the shoulders of teachers. That said, it’s...

Update: Hero cop shot multiple times in Odessa-Midland rampage leaves hospital

Midland Police Officer Zack Owens has been released from hospital after being treated for wounds sustained during last weekend’s shooting rampage in West Texas. Officer Owens was one of 25 people injured when 36-year-old Seth Ator hijacked a mail carrier truck and went on a...

Bullies mock girl and call her ”world’s ugliest woman” – years later, she silences all haters

As soon as Lizzie Velásquez went to kindergarten, she realized that she was different. And it was also the first time she was bullied. When she was born in 1989, Lizzie Velásquez from Austin, Texas, weighed only 2 pounds 11 ounces and her face looked different...

Marine sees 9-year-old struggling in marathon, slows down and holds his hand to help him finish

When Lance Corporal Myles Kerr signed up to run a charity 5K marathon with his fellow marines, he did so with the intention of placing as well as he could. Little did he know that in the course of running the race he would become...

Owner is sick of rude customers so he puts up a sign to show them their new ‘charges’

Working in a cafe, bar or restaurant can often be an exhausting experience. The hours are long, sometimes the pay isn’t great, and this is made worse if customers are rude and don’t appreciate your hard work. For Austin Simms, the level of rudeness displayed...

5-year-old boy who was riddled with cancer ‘from his nose to his knees’ gets all clear – let’s hear it for him

Though scientific breakthroughs and advances in medicine are occurring more rapidly than ever before, cancer remains a deadly foe. The disease, which claims many lives the world over each day, has become something of a bane for our species. Most people live in fear of...

Update: 17-month-old injured in Texas shooting rampage out of surgery and doing well

Anderson Davis, the 17-month-old injured during the West Texas shooting rampage at the weekend, is out of surgery and recovering well. According to reports, Anderson, who was hit in the face by shrapnel that tore through her bottom lip and damaged her front teeth, is...

Gary Sinise raises millions of dollars each year for US veterans through his foundation – let’s hear it for him

Celebrities are often in the spotlight — but not always for the right reasons. While scandals often make top news, the more positive gestures they take may not always be as highlighted. That’s why I felt this story about Gary Sinise was particularly important to...