Imagine the feeling in the pit of your stomach when you realize you left your wedding ring somewhere. Now, imagine that the place is more than 5,000 miles away across the Atlantic Ocean. Sarah Gonnella realized as she arrived at the airport, ready to head back to Atlanta, Georgia, that
Lets face it, August has been a fairly rubbish month. I'm not talking about the weather here, but world events. In a month that is normally part of the silly season when news is notoriously slow we have suffered terrorist attacks in Barcelona and Denmark, Hurricane Harvey, and what was that
Justin Juenemann has never done a good deed in order to be rewarded – but in light of his constant compassion towards children in need, he was given the surprise of a lifetime last week. Juenemann is a University of Minnesota student who is a backup kicker for the Gophers
The summer months in the news are often referred to as the silly season. Unless there is a major event in the news the media turns to the lighter stories. It's understandable. It's the holidays season (readers in the US read vacation). People don't want to be troubled by serious
June 2017 was blighted in Britain by terrorism. Eight people were killed in an attack by Jihadists in the London Bridge area, and ten worshippers were injured outside the Finsbury Park mosque when a British man drove a van into a crowd. The month also saw one of the most
This week our hearts went out to the family, friends and victims of the Manchester terror attack on the 22nd May. 22 people - teenagers, children and parents who had gone out for what should have been one of the most memorable evenings of their lives were killed in a
Random acts of kindness from around the world
She Was Given A Second Opportunity At Kindness, Nothing Stopped Her This Time Around
It's not uncommon to see someone who is homeless or down on their luck asking people who are walking by for spare change. I have seen the same woman in
Tattooist Whitney Develle spent 2016 giving free tattoos to people who were self-conscious of their scars. She's helped give body confidence back to more than 50 people.
Whitney posted an ad on Facebook offering to cover up on scar a week for a whole year. She was inundated with requests.
My son, Josh, 14 then, and I were lizard collecting in northern Arizona. It was unseasonably cold and we saw few lizards. We were off in some very remote mountains and when I stupidly tried to go where no 4 wheel drive would make it, I immediately blew out a
Some days, any journalist will tell you, can be a slow news day. Wikipedia tells us that such days are a time when media organisations publish trivial stories due to the lack of more substantial topics. Slow news days occur on days without major headlines, and allow the media to report smaller stories that