Category Archives: Uplifting Stories

Churchgoer Saves 2 Girls from Abduction

Two Florida girls under the age of 12 were saved from a violent abduction after one mouthed “help me” at a churchgoer, authorities say. David Daniels, 37, started following the elementary school age kids as they walked home from Cherry’s Bar and Grill in Fishhawk, Tampa, at about 6pm on Sunday, Jessica Lang from the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office told WLFA8. Daniels

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Elon Musk is Taking Over the Rainforests

Tesla and SpaceX chief executive officer Elon Musk recently met with Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro to discuss connectivity and other projects in the Amazon rainforest. The meeting, held in a luxurious resort in Sao Paulo state, was organized by Communications Minister Fábio Faria, who has said he is seeking partnerships with the world’s richest man to bring or improve internet

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Pet Tortoise That Went Missing In The 80s Discovered In Attic 30 Years Later

A family once discovered a pet tortoise 30 years after it went missing. I can recall multiple instances in primary school when my friends’ hamsters flung themselves free of the confines of their cages and scurried beneath the floorboards, never to be seen again. But one thing’s for sure, is that the hamsters definitely didn’t go missing in the 80’s

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From working at McDonald’s to traveling to Space

A rocket built by Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin carried its fifth group of passengers to the edge of space, including the first-ever Mexican-born woman to make such a journey. The 60-foot-tall suborbital rocket took off from Blue Origin’s facilities in West Texas at 9:26am ET, vaulting a group of six people to more than 62 miles above the Earth’s surface

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Laverne Cox Makes History by Inspiring the First Trans Barbie Doll

Laverne Cox just hit a major milestone: becoming a Barbie doll. Mattel, which has previously released dolls based on other inspiring women—there’s an Ashley Graham Barbie, a Zendaya Barbie, etc—included Cox in its Tribute Collection, marking the first time a Barbie doll has been based on a transgender woman. “It’s been a dream for years to work with Barbie to

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Professional baby namer charges $10k per name

Recent NYU grad Taylor A. Humphrey, 33, explained to The New Yorker about the rate she charges depending on her clients’ needs. Her services can range from a consulting phone call to researching names based on genealogical research. However, Humphrey added she’s always had an obsession with baby names and launched “What’s In A Baby’s Name” in 2015. Her prices

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