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With Bees Dying by the Billions, Teens Protect Pollinators

Millions of Monarchs will begin arriving in Mexico this week in an annual migration that includes thousands traveling through Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and some...
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Medical Breakthroughs Give New Hope Across the Board

Major medical advancements in research this century are transforming diseases and common health problems bringing hope to millions. From alzheimers to glaucoma, MS to...

Eight! Phelps Wins Record-Setting Gold in Beijing (UPDATED)

Michael Phelps won his record eighth gold medal Sunday at the Beijing Olympics, swimming with the victorious U.S. 400-meter medley relay team, surpassing Mark...
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Red Cross Swim Lesson Sticks, Helps Save a Life

A fearless 6-year-old slipped into the deep end of the pool and quickly realized she was in trouble. “I frantically used one hand to...
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EARTH ALERT ’08: Top Ten Good News for the Earth

Happy Earth Day! Here are the top ten good news stories for the environment... Since the first Earth Day in 1970, air quality has...
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Teen Athlete Triumphant and Proud of her Amputated Legs

To Jessica Long, not having legs isn't a disability -- even with all of the pain. It's an opportunity. The teen swimmer is a...
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If You Expect the Worst From Strangers this Story is for You

My faith in human nature has never been so inflated as it was last weekend after our family get-together in Vail. Here's the story... On...

Senior Collects Cans for 30 Years to Build Community Pool

An 83-year-old Kansas woman spent 30 years driving open roads, picking up aluminum cans, in a single-handed effort to raise enough money to build...
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Honeywell to Spend $451M Cleaning Lake in NY

The giant corporation Honeywell Inc. will spend $451 million to help clean New York's Onondaga Lake under the "Polluter Pays" principle held by federal...
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Clean Up the World Weekend Mobilizes Millions

Some 35 million volunteers from 122 countries are expected take part this weekend in rubbish-clearing efforts along coastlines and waterways across the globe as...

Michigan’s Rouge River Back from Brink

Michigan's Rouge River has been returned to health thanks to the Clean Water Act, $1 billion and measures to filter runoff from surrounding factories,...
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Summer Vacations, Cheering Orphans, and Host Couples

To California, North Carolina, and Virginia, the Summer Miracles program brings orphans from Russia, Kazakhstan and Columbia for summer vacation with host families. Through...
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Deafblind Girl Jumps Out of Plane to Raise Money for Those Less Fortunate

In an autumnal morning sky, Nicola Henderson, 17, jumped out of an airplane at 10,000 ft. and free fell at over 120 miles per...
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Wildlife Thrives in Restored Chicago Wetlands

The northwest corner of Chicago, framed by the lanes of traffic along Interstate 94 and State Route 14, seems an unlikely address for wildlife....