Everyday Heroes

Good News
"Find that man, Twitter ... just find him. Character is how you behave when no one is watching."
Good News
Lonnie Wimmer recognized the symptoms, and he took action.
Impact
Over the past 28 years, Ned Norton has helped hundreds of people living with disabilities become stronger and more independent
Politics
He uses military training to improve the lives of U.S. veterans.
Good News
He ran about half a block before turning around.
Good News
"The soles were completely gone. His toes literally touched the ground."
Good News
John “Triston” Stubbs has cerebral palsy and already had been robbed earlier in the night.
Environment
As a scientist, explorer and conservationist, I have spent much of my professional life in the rainforests of the world trying to understand and preserve these incredible and irreplaceable ecosystems. To many it seems unusual that a former NFL cheerleader would choose to go and live in some of the most remote places on earth and brave all the undeniable challenges and occasional dangers of living in a tropical rain forest.
Weddings
“I looked over and I think my nursing instincts took over and I bolted over to the bench to see if she was all right."
Crime
"I think there are many gun laws that could make all of us safer, but realistically, I think we should just try to close the loophole in the existing background check law."
Crime
I have lost half my life to a wrongful conviction. At first I was broken, but before my spirit deteriorated, my resilience
Crime
What do you think is the biggest misconception about why we have such a problem with gun violence in America? Grrrrrr. The