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Lee Gaylord, author and humanitarian

From Down and Out to Happiness: It’s a Wonderful Life (If you let it be)

I have learned that no matter how far down you fall you can still find good in your life. After experiencing three stokes, cancer surgery,...
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Contest Lauds World’s Unluckiest Travelers Who are Rescued by Kindness

In 2010, a travel insurance company collected unlucky travel stories and crowned the “World’s Unluckiest Traveler” who won a $10,000 dream vacation. This year,...
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Universal Donates Treasure of 200,000 Master Recordings to Library of Congress

Vintage sound recordings, including never released and out-of-print masters featuring Billie Holiday, Louis Armstrong and Bing Crosby were donated to the American public by...

Alone on Saturday Night? Watch One of These 14 Great Romantic Comedies

All my favorite romantic comedy films have two things in common. They conclude with a happy ending (exactly what you'd expect from a Good News...
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Abused Beagle Still Lives 22 Years After its Rescue by Loving Family

The dog was a sickly-looking beagle with no hair on her ears. "You could see all of her ribs," said Lynn Marshall, who rescued...
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Thousands of Muslims Form “Human Shield” to Defend Christians From Terrorism

On New Year’s Day, a devastating terrorist bombing at a Coptic Christian church in Egypt killed 21 people and injured 79 others. It was...
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High School Boy Spends Winter Break Baking for Charity

While rest of the world was thinking about the gifts they would get from Santa, a 15 year-old boy in San Jose was dreaming...
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Nutcracker-synced Lights Raise $25,000 for Perth Kids Hospital

An Australian entrepreneur, Kym Illman, launched his latest Christmas lights extravaganza, this year synching his and his neighbors lights to music -- two homes...
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Top 10 “Seriously Good News” From 2010

2010 was a year of disasters -- Haitian earthquake, Gulf oil spill and Pakistani flooding -- yet it was also a year of stunning...
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Filmmaker Tyler Perry to Rebuild Woman’s Burned Home

Entertainment mogul Tyler Perry is reaching out to help a great-grandmother of seven who lost everything in a fire.  On Tuesday, an 88-year-old woman...
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With Every Holiday E-Card You Send, Bike Donated to Needy Kids

Schwinn is giving away free bikes to needy kids for Christmas and you can give one too! Just send a free e-card featuring the...
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Businesses, Citizens Team Up to Help Homeless Families for the Holidays

A team of Sioux Falls businesses is encouraging the entire community to remember the reason for the season, and help give the area's homeless...
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Jeff Bridges Leads New Hungry Kids Campaign to End U.S. Childhood Hunger

Academy Award winning actor Jeff Bridges came to Washington, D.C. yesterday to roll out a new campaign as national spokesperson for the No Kid...
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Dreams Come True on Final Day of Spring Auction for RFK Center

The annual RFK Center spring auction is in its final day, with online bidding closing tomorrow. Do you want to meet Oprah, have lunch...
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Red Kettle Donations Break Salvation Army Record

By nickels, dimes, and dollars, Americans donated a record $139 million to the Salvation Army's Red Kettle campaign during the holidays, despite a continued...
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Woman Begins Each Day Packing 400 Lunches for City’s Homeless

Marcia Merrick says helping is simple. With her two kids grown up now, she still makes lunches every morning -- 400 of them --...
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In Wake of Thwarted Bombing: What Makes Ordinary People do Heroic Things?

Jasper Schuringa, a Dutch passenger on Northwest Flight 253 on Christmas Day, helped prevent the Yemeni bomber from setting off an explosive device on...
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Teen Gives Up Gifts So He Can Help Homeless Vets

Jake Shaffer was 11 years old when he asked his parents if, instead of Christmas gifts for him, he could bring 100 bagged lunches...
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Brooklyn Mother Regains Sight and Sees Daughter for the First Time

The wrapping on Cassy Rivera's Christmas present was totally non traditional this year: white gauze, layered over a sterile eye patch. After the bandage came...
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Gift of Glamour Goes to Those who Need it

Carey Carter and Mitchell Barnes, owners of the posh Carter Barnes salon in Atlanta, Georgia, found an amazing, unconventional way to bring Christmas joy...