There were celebrations in Sierra Leone as the last confirmed Ebola patient was released from hospital today starting a 42-day countdown to being declared free of the virus. Medical staff cheered and danced as Adama Sankoh, 35, left hospital marking what is hopefully the beginning of the end of the country’s epidemic. The world’s worst […]Read more "Doctors Celebrate Release Of Last Ebola Patient"
A small pug nicknamed “Teddy” is lucky to be alive after the elderly dog was left to die inside a plastic garbage bag that was tossed along an isolated road in the Town of Royalton. The incident happened around 3:30 p.m. on Sunday afternoon near the intersection of Bolton and Mountain Roads in Gasport. “It […]Read more "Girl Saves Dog Left For Dead In Plastic Bag"
Derby is a dog who was born with malformed front legs. Unsatisfied with the currently-available wheeled options to assist disabled dogs, Derby’s owner sought additional help. The result was a set of custom designed, 3D printed prosthetic legs that allow Derby to run and play, just like any normal dog. Check out the heart-warming story […]Read more "Dog Given 3D Printed Limbs"
A 10-year-old boy who got lost while looking for mushrooms on a family hiking and fishing trip has been found in the Uinta Mountains in Utah. Authorities say they found Malachi Bradley cold and hungry, curled up between rocks as temperatures dipped into the 30s overnight. He had wrapped his T-shirt around his legs and huddled […]Read more "Child Missing In Forest Found Alive"
A subway hero recently rescued a woman being sexually assaulted and collared the suspect. “As soon as she said that he was trying to rape her, I just reacted,” Maurice Osborne told CBS2’s Matt Kozar on Friday. Despite getting six stitches above his left eye and a swollen right hand that looked more like a […]Read more "Subway Hero Rescues Woman Being Assulated"
Evan Davis sanded the back of a large walnut throne, scrubbing in the direction of the grain, to smooth the seat Pope Francis will sit on when he visits next month. In a carpentry shop at the Philadelphia Industrial Correctional Center, Davis, and about a dozen other inmates have been working for four weeks on […]Read more "Inmates Create Chair For Pope"
Saudi Arabia took a significant step forward this week by allowing women for the first time to both register to vote and to run for office in the municipal elections due to take place in December. The move allays concerns that King Salman, rumored to be closer to the country’s hardline conservative religious establishment than […]Read more "Women In Saudi Arabia Allowed To Vote"