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Video | 2020 Christmas Decorations at the White House

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Off the grid Thanksgiving

Off the grid Thanksgiving

      By Richard Eber For those Jack Fliehmann serves, Thanksgiving comes each day. Almost like clockwork he shows up at local homeless encampments at 5:00 AM sharp with a two-gallon steaming pot of oatmeal, a banana, water bottle, and juice for the 70 to 100 folks he serves on a regular basis. Later […]

George Washington’s Thanksgiving Proclamation, 3 October 1789

George Washington’s Thanksgiving Proclamation, 3 October 1789

Thanksgiving Proclamation [New York, 3 October 1789] By the President of the United States of America. a Proclamation. Whereas it is the duty of all Nations to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God, to obey his will, to be grateful for his benefits, and humbly to implore his protection and favor—and whereas both Houses of […]

Ex-felon Sworn In as a Lawyer by Same Judge Who Sentenced Him for Bank Robbery 20 Years Ago

Ex-felon Sworn In as a Lawyer by Same Judge Who Sentenced Him for Bank Robbery 20 Years Ago

Robert “Bob” VanSumeren of Michigan was sworn in as a lawyer by Judge Michael Smith in winter 2019. Two decades previously, he had been sentenced to up to 20 years in prison for bank robbery by the very same judge. VanSumeren’s road to redemption was helped along by the support of a very special family. […]

6-Year-Old WWII Resistance Agent Who Passed Messages Behind Nazi Lines Honored On Veterans Day

6-Year-Old WWII Resistance Agent Who Passed Messages Behind Nazi Lines Honored On Veterans Day

MARY ROSE CORKERY REPORTER A 6-year-old French resistance agent that passed messages behind Nazi lines during World War II was honored for Veterans Day, The Associated Press reported. Marcel Pinte’s name was engraved last week on a war monument in the French town of Aixe-sur-Vienne, near where he served as a message carrier for the resistance, […]

Britain’s Oldest Cat Brothers, 21, Find Home Together After Massive Social Media Campaign

Britain’s Oldest Cat Brothers, 21, Find Home Together After Massive Social Media Campaign

BY LOUISE BEVAN A heartfelt social media campaign sparked a huge response after a pair of cats were relinquished at the age of 21. The “senior kittizens,” believed to be the oldest living cat siblings in the United Kingdom, have since found their forever home to live out their remaining days. Nikita and Leon are black shorthair mixes and […]

Newborn Snatches Doctor’s Mask, Photo Sends Message of Hope Amid COVID-19

Newborn Snatches Doctor’s Mask, Photo Sends Message of Hope Amid COVID-19

BY LOUISE BEVAN A photo of a spirited newborn yanking off his doctor’s face mask has gone viral on Instagram. Dr. Samer Cheaib, the doctor holding the baby boy, admitted disbelief when his innocent Oct. 5 Instagram post caught the attention of the news media and internet users worldwide. “I never thought I would get such an overwhelming response to […]

Atlanta Police Officer Gives Her Own SUV to Mom of 5 Fleeing Domestic Violence

Atlanta Police Officer Gives Her Own SUV to Mom of 5 Fleeing Domestic Violence

BY LOUISE BEVAN An Atlanta police officer has given straight from the heart after meeting a woman in need who is a domestic abuse survivor with five children. The officer handed her the keys to her own like-new SUV to help the struggling mom get back on her feet. On Sept. 29, 27-year Atlanta police officer Veronica Campbell and several colleagues gathered outside […]

Man Seen Punching Dog in Viral Video Has His Pets Entrusted to Adoptive Home

Man Seen Punching Dog in Viral Video Has His Pets Entrusted to Adoptive Home

BY LOUISE BEVAN A man caught on camera punching his dog in a Florida park has had the dog, and two of her puppies, removed from his care. Within days, the sweet dog found the perfect adoptive home. The man, who has neither been charged nor named by the authorities, was filmed by bystander Stacey Rybak abusing his […]

Fire Crew Resuscitates Unresponsive Two-Week-Old Baby: ‘Time Stood Still’

Fire Crew Resuscitates Unresponsive Two-Week-Old Baby: ‘Time Stood Still’

BY LOUISE BEVAN A Cape Town fire crew saved a tiny life when an unresponsive baby was brought into their fire station by his panicked parents. A frantic family arrived at Belhar Fire Station on Oct. 9 with their 2-week-old baby boy in their arms; he was not breathing. Station Commander Virgel Cloete told The Epoch Times […]