The Tomb of the Unknowns, in Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia - more commonly referred to as The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier - was first built in 1921 as a tribute to an unidentified dead soldier found in France following World War One. However, since its refurbishment in the...
If you're a female, the chances are - you've been sent a pic from a dude that was totally unsolicited i.e.not asked for in any way. The picture either leaves you feeling turned on, ambivalent or totally disgusted. If it's the latter, it probably makes you wonder how men...
An artist from New Zealand, named Benjamin Lloyd, has gone above and beyond to help sick children in need. He recently announced that he would give all of the children at Auckland’s Starship Children’s Hospital temporary tattoos if his Facebook paged gained 50 new "likes". Did he obtain those 50?...
90 year old widow, Agnes, lives alone in Virginia Beach. Recently, Agnes found herself in a spot of bother. A relative had been repeatedly dumping his belongings in her yard, to the point where her neighbors started noticing that her home was cluttered and messy. However, instead of helping...
Bloomington, Illinois. It's the third birthday of little Brooklyn Andrade. Her mom is thinking about the gifts that she can get her. But she knows that her ideal gift can't be bought. Little Brooklyn would love to meet her idol... But it's not Elsa from Frozen or anyone like that....
Growing up can be difficult for some kids. Here's the story of a kid that was struggling and how the kindness of someone else saw him through. It's a beautiful story of when the jock made friends with the nerd. Told from the perspective of the 'jock'... "When I was...
Like a lot of us, LT has had some hard times in his life. Unlike a lot of us, he's had to put up with an unfair amount of bad luck. He lost his legs in a car crash, found he couldn't work and became desperate for money. He...
Chicago, Illinois. A high school like any other. It's Morgan Park High and it's a day like any other too. For most people. Most except one teacher. Her name is Gabriel Watson-Foster - or 'Ms. Watson' to her pupils. She's a much-loved teacher and she's about to have a very...
Every April crowds of tourists flock to the Kuroki house in the town of Shintomi, Japan, to see the pink flowers that cover the garden. The garden has been maintained solely by 86 year old Toshiyuki for the last 20 years, whilst his wife Yasuko acts as hostess, greeting...
If you've got young children or you ever look after friends' or relatives' young ones, then you'll know just how fun it can be to talk to them. But it can also be confusing at times. You're not always on exactly the same level, are you? And we've a...
Seventeen long years ago a firefighter called Mike Hughes responded to an emergency call that would change his life forever. When he arrived at the Davison household, the place was already burning up badly. Family members were pulled from the but a nine month-old baby called Dawnielle remained. At...
Bear Taliferro Jr. was passing through a Wal-Mart that he doesn't usually shop at to grab some dinner. In the check-out aisle he hears a woman next to him begin crying. He listens in. She's upset. She doesn't have enough money to buy the grocery shopping she'd collected up...
Morissa is a make-up artist and part-time Hooters waitress from Phoenix, Arizona. One day, as she was walking through the parking lot into work she noticed a disheveled and hungry-looking man sat on the sidewalk outside her place of work. So she went over to him. “I helped him off...
Omaha, Nebraska. When the snow hit recently, as with so many other parts of the country, things were bad. And the local community was suffering due to the lack of organized snow plowing and clearing up. So local man Justin Anderson decided to step up and take responsibility. Despite...
A thankful young mom took to social media recently to share a story of gratitude to a local businessman who did something truly touching for her and her family. Bridget Stevens just had to tell everyone about the wonderful thing that Paul Betlyn from Betlyn Heating and Cooling did for her. In...