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Immigrant Endures Misery in Search of American Dream, Stays Positive Until a Brilliant Idea Unlocks it (Podcast)

Many musicians move to Los Angeles, but fail to find success. Instead of going home, this immigrant stayed—and persevered through agonizing years—until he serendipitously stumbled onto a brilliant idea that unlocked the American Dream. Click above to hear The Good News Guru tell the inspiring story (from the July 13, 2018 Ellen K. Morning Show on KOST-103.5 radio). WATCH a video and learn more, at Good News Network

Man Saves Ancient Books From Dumpster and, Months Later, Finds Amazing Inscriptions (Podcast)

This guy's shocking dumpster discovery was the beginning of a fascinating chapter in his life—and turned trash into American treasure. Hear The Good News Guru tell the incredible tale (from the August 3, 2018 Ellen K. Morning Show on KOST-103.5 radio). READ the full story, here, on Good News Network...

Routine Traffic Stop Reveals Major Connection Between Driver and Officer From 27 Years Ago (Podcast)

It was just a routine traffic stop when a state trooper pulled over a guy in New Jersey, but though the violation was minor, they discovered a connection between them that was major! Hear The Good News Guru tell the inspiring story (from the June 15, 2018 Ellen K. Morning Show on KOST-103.5 radio). READ the full story on Good News NetworkSubscribe to the Good News Guru podcast, featuring Good News, Good Talks, and Inspiring People: on iTunes or (for Android) on Podbean.

Veteran Given 4 Months to Live Transforms Polluted Creek – and Gets 27 Additional Years Because of It (Podcast)

Disabled veteran Jon Beal dedicated himself to nursing a polluted creek back to health—and his passion ended up extending his own life decades beyond a doctor's diagnosis. Click above to hear The Good News Guru tell the amazing story (from the December 28, 2018 Ellen K. Morning Show on KOST-103.5 radio in Los Angeles). READ the full story at GNN... (Based on a story by KUOW's RadioActive Youth Media program) Subscribe to our Good News podcast on iTunes, or for Android devices on Podbean. Photo by John Hogg / World Bank, and Chesapeake Bay Program, CC license

Special on 9/11: After Losing 66 People, Investment Bankers Make Most Memorable Investment They’d Ever Make (Podcast)

One of the most inspiring stories to come out of 9/11 is the investment banking firm that lost 66 employees in the World Trade Center. Their response will echo for a century as the most memorable investment they would ever make. Hear The Good News Guru tell the powerful story (from the September 11, 2018 Ellen K. Morning Show on KOST-103.5 radio in Los Angeles). Download a free Commemorative 9/11 newsletter from GNN to read dozens of heartwarming stories that sprang up in the tragedy’s aftermath... –Featured Photo by Jackie, CC license, 2006

With DNA Test He Finds Long-Lost Brother at His Own College – And They’re Blown Away by Another Discovery (Podcast)

An incredible story about how a DNA test kit resulted in not only meeting a long-lost brother attending the same college, but learning they have an amazing bloodline. Hear the inspiring story from from The Good News Guru (from the May 4, 2018 Ellen K. Morning Show on KOST-103.5 radio). READ more and see the video on GNN

Street Fighter Gives Back: 14-0, UFC’s Inspiring Brian Ortega –Hispanic Athlete of the Year (Good News Guru Radio)

Raised on the hard streets of LA, Brian Ortega now wants to use the fruits of his hard work to help others—and he's fighting for the chance to win the UFC title. Hear The Good News Guru tell the inspiring story. READ more and see the video on GNN...

When Strangers on a Plane Overhear Teacher Talk About Her Students, Everyone Opens Their Wallets (Podcast)

A young teacher's love for her students at 40,000 feet was so tangible that fellow passengers started giving her wads of cash to ‘do something amazing.’ Hear The Good News Guru tell the inspiring story (from the July 27, 2018 Ellen K. Morning Show on KOST-103.5 radio). READ the full story here, on Good News Network...

Before Dying, 86-Year-old Bought 14 Years Worth of Christmas Gifts for His 2-Year-old Neighbor (Podcast)

A doting dad was overcome with emotion when someone showed up at his door with a bag filled with 14 years-worth of gifts from his neighbor, who had just died. Hear The Good News Guru tell her feel-good story of the week (from the December 21, 2018 Ellen K. Morning Show on KOST-103.5 radio in Los Angeles). READ the full story at GNN. Subscribe to our Good News podcast on iTunes, or for Android devices on Podbean.

After Youth Walks 7 Hours to First Day of Work, CEO Hands Over His Own Car as a Thank You (Podcast)

A young man's perseverance and spirit has earned him praise from around the world – and a big reward and friendship he didn't see coming. Click above to hear The Good News Guru tell the inspiring story (from the July 20, 2018 Ellen K. Morning Show on KOST-103.5 radio). WATCH a video and learn more, at Good News Network

Humble Waitress Who Sliced Ham for Senior Rewarded Big Time After Texans Swoon Over Photo (Good News Guru Radio)

She didn't think much of cutting the ham of a senior customer at Waffle House – but thanks to a nearby stranger, her good deed earned her an amazing reward. Hear The Good News Guru tell the inspiring story. (Read more and see a video on GNN...)

Buying Coffee and a Muffin at Restaurant Drive-thru Saves a Stranger’s Life (Podcast)

Every day, Glen Oliver orders his coffee and pays for the car behind him at an Ontario drive-thru cafe. One morning, that fateful purchase changed someone’s life and saved them from suicide. Hear The Good News Guru serve up the inspiring story (from the October 26, 2018 Ellen K. Morning Show on KOST-103.5 radio in Los Angeles). WATCH the video and read more on GNN… Subscribe to our Good News podcast on iTunes, or for Android devices on Podbean. (Featured photo by Michael on Flickr, CC license)

Once Mocked for Always Raising His Hand in Class, Former Homeless Kid Overcomes Odds to Live Harvard Dream (Podcast)

Listen to this great story about a young man who defied the odds—despite bullying, homelessness and medical problems—to make his dream come true! Hear The Good News Guru tell the inspiring story (from the June 1, 2018 Ellen K. Morning Show on KOST-103.5 radio). WATCH the video or read the full story on Good News Network... Subscribe to the Good News Guru podcast, featuring Good News, Good Talks, and Inspiring People: on iTunes or (for Android) on Podbean.

Beer Deliveryman Prevents Suicide on a Bridge By Offering a Cold One—and Channeling Denzel Washington (Podcast)

After channeling his inner Denzel Washington, a beer deliveryman finally succeeded in talking down a suicidal man when he cracked open a cold one. Hear The Good News Guru tell the exciting story (from the August 24, 2018 Ellen K. Morning Show on KOST-103.5 radio). WATCH the video and see more here, on Good News Network

Another Hero–When Garbageman Refuses to Flee Wildfires So He Can Check On Seniors Along His Route (Podcast)

This garbageman ignored his boss’s warnings to evacuate and broke company protocol so he could check on elderly residents on his route—and a 93-year-old lady was so glad he did. Hear The Good News Guru tell the incredible story (from the November 16, 2018 Ellen K. Morning Show on KOST-103.5 radio in Los Angeles). WATCH the video on GNN… Subscribe to our Good News podcast on iTunes, or for Android devices on Podbean.

Two Drag Queens Moved Into a Nursing Home, and Brought Joy With Them (Podcast)

Drag queens and old people may not be a conventional pairing, but Tacky and Paris have proven the two go together like fun and fabulous. Hear The Good News Guru tell the happy story (from the August 31, 2018 Ellen K. Morning Show on KOST-103.5 radio in Los Angeles). WATCH the Video, and Read More at Good News Network

Husband’s Hunch Saves Woman Who Fell Asleep Watching TV (Podcast)

[raw][/raw] Hear the incredible story of a pair of coincidences, along with a husband’s hunch, that saved a woman from possible brain damage. Hear The Good News Guru tell the inspiring story (from the May 18, 2018 Ellen K. Morning Show on KOST-103.5 radio). READ the full story on Good News Network...

Secretary Mimicked Her Boss for 67 Years, Now Everyone is Shocked by Her Secret Fortune and What She Did With it (Podcast)

Hear the remarkable story of Sylvia Bloom, a shrewd secretary who amassed a fortune after watching her bosses at work – and the beautiful thing she did with it. Hear The Good News Guru tell the inspiring story (from the May 11, 2018 Ellen K. Morning Show on KOST-103.5 radio). READ the full story on Good News Network...

Woman Realizes the Old Dog She Just Adopted Was Same One She Had as a Child (Good News Guru Radio)

She was just 14 years old when she had to give up her beloved dog. Then a few weeks ago, she saw a dog who looked suspiciously liked the pup from her past. Hear The Good News Guru tell the wonderous story. Read more and see the photos on GNN...

Unlikely Friendship Born in Grocery Aisle is Sweet Reminder that Good Things Last (Podcast)

Love isn't reserved for family. It can be given even to someone you meet in the grocery store—and it can transform their life! Hear The Good News Guru tell the inspiring story (from the June 8, 2018 Ellen K. Morning Show on KOST-103.5 radio). WATCH the video or read the full story on Good News NetworkSubscribe to the Good News Guru podcast, featuring Good News, Good Talks, and Inspiring People: on iTunes or (for Android) on Podbean.