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  • 10-year-old gets multi-organ transplant after waiting for 8 years

    CLEVELAND – A 10-year-old boy is a living miracle after waiting eight years for a multi-organ transplant. “I just thought about it at night; I laid in bed thinking about him being in there all by himself,” Annie Lykins remembers the nights before she decided to take legal custody of Victorious Nera. Victorious, also known as Vic, is a fighter. He was born with Short Gut Syndrome, which almost killed him as a baby and requires him to get all […]

  • 7-year-old’s Elf on the Shelf gets emergency ‘surgery’ after dog attack

    ORLANDO, Fla. – Staff members at a Florida hospital raced to save a tiny patient – and a little girl’s Christmas – after the family dog attacked her Elf on the Shelf. Orlando mother Jenn Thelen said she woke up to the screams of her 7-year-old daughter Aubrie after the family’s German shepherd got ahold of the doll, whose name is Sam, according to a Facebook post Wednesday from the Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children. Despite the rosy cheeks and […]

  • Woman unaware she’s pregnant gives birth to surprise baby boy

    LITTLETON, Colo. – Amy Littlefield had no idea she was five months pregnant when she delivered her son Cayden. “Absolutely crazy that he’s here,” the CoCololorado mom told KDVR, adding it’s still hard for her to put the experience into words. On Sept. 14, Littlefield rushed to the Swedish Southwest Emergency Room in Littleton with severe abdominal pain. That’s where doctors told her she was pregnant and about to deliver her baby. Within two hours Cayden was born. At just […]

  • Man celebrated for rescuing rabbit from fire now faces backlash

    LOS ANGELES – A man caught on video rescuing a small rabbit from a blazing wildfire in California was hailed as a hero Thursday — but not by everybody, including experts who say it’s debatable whether the rabbit even needed saving in the first place. Torie Bosch at Slate says risking the flames to grab the bunny was “a stupid thing to do” and sharing the man’s story, possibly inspiring others to similar acts of animal rescue, is “irresponsible.” Bosch […]

  • Couple use stolen credit card to go skydiving — and film their adventure: police

    The video above was released by Suffolk County Police and shows the pair skydiving. NEW YORK — A couple went skydiving and bought video of the experience to save as a memory — but they charged it all to someone else’s tab, police in New York say. The pair allegedly used a stolen credit card to purchase two sessions and video footage at Skydive Long Island in Shirley on June 20. On Friday, police in Suffolk County released that video with […]

  • Man guilty in deadly crash asks judge if he can join Marines instead of going to prison

    CLAREMORE, Okla. – One of two brothers convicted in a deadly hit-and-run crash asked a judge if he could join the Marines Corps instead of serving jail time. Gage Shriver, now 21, Dakota Shriver, now 23, were convicted in September for the deadly crash. In 2015, Noelle New and Maranda Talley were struck by a vehicle while walking to QuikTrip, according to the Tulsa World. New died from her injuries and Talley was critically injured, but did survive. Gage Shriver […]

  • Mystery winter clothing found hanging in park to help people in need

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Dozens of winter clothing items are sprinkled through a downtown Indianapolis park, some with notes to explain they’re there to help. Visitors at University Park first noticed the scarves, hats and gloves early this week. It’s a mystery who placed the clothing on trees, bushes, statues and posts at the park. The park, located just south of the Indiana War Memorial Museum, is managed by the museum, according to WXIN.  A spokesperson there said he was not […]

  • 85-year-old fends off two men during home invasion, killing one

    ELLPORT, Pa. – An 85-year-old Pennsylvania man fatally shot a would-be robber at his home early Friday morning, according to WPXI. Don Lutz was home at about 1:30 a.m. when two intruders broke into the house and confronted him. “I just fired one. It was in the dark. He attacked me and he was up close and I shot him,” Lutz said. “They jumped me and we both went on the floor. I scuffled with them on the floor and […]

  • Chance the Rapper tries his hand as a TV weatherman

    CHICAGO – He can win Grammy Awards, host Saturday Night Live and raise money for Chicago Public Schools – but can Chance the Rapper forecast the weather?! The Chicago native had the “chance” to try his hand as a WGN-TV weatherman Friday during the 15th annual WGN Morning News Toy Drive. All toys collected will benefit Chance the Rapper’s youth empowerment charity SocialWorks. Veteran WGN Morning News weatherman Paul Konrad gave Chance some advice: “I’ve been doing this for 20 […]