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An Entire County in Florida Just Banned Homework, Says to Read Instead

Thursday  18:15,   17 august 2017
Good Housekeeping

What do you think of this new policy?Instead of homework, Marion County Public Schools families will be encouraged to read to their children for at least 20 minutes each night. According to the Washington Post, students can choose what they want to[...]

An Entire County in Florida Just Banned Homework, Says to Read Instead

Thursday  18:15,   17 august 2017
Good Housekeeping

What do you think of this new policy?Instead of homework, Marion County Public Schools families will be encouraged to read to their children for at least 20 minutes each night. According to the Washington Post, students can choose what they want to[...]

Sisters Recreate Maternity Photo After Giving Birth Minutes Apart

Thursday  18:15,   17 august 2017
MSN

Two sisters who gave birth minutes apart celebrated the “twin cousins” in an adorable way. Corey Talbott and Katie Morgan gave birth to their daughters on Aug. 10, 2016, just 15 minutes apart. Talbott welcomed Ryatt Rae (her second child),[...]

Sisters Recreate Maternity Photo After Giving Birth Minutes Apart

Thursday  18:15,   17 august 2017
MSN

Two sisters who gave birth minutes apart celebrated the “twin cousins” in an adorable way. Corey Talbott and Katie Morgan gave birth to their daughters on Aug. 10, 2016, just 15 minutes apart. Talbott welcomed Ryatt Rae (her second child),[...]

Hero pit bulls save kids from venomous copperhead snake

Thursday  18:15,   17 august 2017
CBS News

<p>Melissa Butt was enjoying a sunny Sunday afternoon outside with her two grandchildren when she heard an alarming bark coming from two of her dogs.</p>Melissa Butt was enjoying a sunny Sunday afternoon outside with her two grandchildren when [...]

Hero pit bulls save kids from venomous copperhead snake

Thursday  18:15,   17 august 2017
CBS News

<p>Melissa Butt was enjoying a sunny Sunday afternoon outside with her two grandchildren when she heard an alarming bark coming from two of her dogs.</p>Melissa Butt was enjoying a sunny Sunday afternoon outside with her two grandchildren when [...]

Woman finds diamond ring on carrot after 13 years

Thursday  14:32,   17 august 2017
Sky News

Most dream of a 24-carat gold engagement ring… but one woman was merely thrilled to find her own one-carrot band. Mary Grams, an 84-year-old from Canada, was astonished to be reunited with her engagement ring she lost 13 years ago after it[...]

Woman finds diamond ring on carrot after 13 years

Thursday  14:32,   17 august 2017
Sky News

Most dream of a 24-carat gold engagement ring… but one woman was merely thrilled to find her own one-carrot band. Mary Grams, an 84-year-old from Canada, was astonished to be reunited with her engagement ring she lost 13 years ago after it[...]

Elephants Help Tourists to Safety After Deadly Flooding and Landslides

Thursday  14:32,   17 august 2017
Inside Edition

Deadly landslides and flooding are common across South Asia during the summer monsoon season that stretches from June to September. Elephants in Nepal did their part to help rescue hundreds of stranded tourists following devastating floods and[...]

Elephants Help Tourists to Safety After Deadly Flooding and Landslides

Thursday  14:32,   17 august 2017
Inside Edition

Deadly landslides and flooding are common across South Asia during the summer monsoon season that stretches from June to September. Elephants in Nepal did their part to help rescue hundreds of stranded tourists following devastating floods and[...]

Party of the Apes: Chimp Celebrates 41st Birthday With Her Friends and Delicious Treats

Thursday  14:31,   17 august 2017
Inside Edition

They noshed on fresh fruit and smoothies inside their sanctuary. One happy chimpanzee inside a Washington state sanctuary has celebrated her 41st birthday with her favorite foods and a few of her close friends.Foxie the chimp marked the occasion[...]

Party of the Apes: Chimp Celebrates 41st Birthday With Her Friends and Delicious Treats

Thursday  14:31,   17 august 2017
Inside Edition

They noshed on fresh fruit and smoothies inside their sanctuary. One happy chimpanzee inside a Washington state sanctuary has celebrated her 41st birthday with her favorite foods and a few of her close friends.Foxie the chimp marked the occasion[...]

U.S. WW2 veteran returns flag to family of fallen Japanese soldier

Thursday  09:50,   17 august 2017
Reuters

When U.S. Marine Marvin Strombo found a Japanese flag on the body of an enemy soldier during World War Two, he took and promised to one day return it to the family of his fallen foe. That vow was fulfilled on Tuesday, exactly 72 years after Japan's[...]

Hero Mom Breaks Her Neck While Shielding Kids From Falling Tree in NYC's Central Park

Thursday  09:36,   17 august 2017
Inside Edition

Anne Moloky suffered most of the impact as the 80-foot elm suddenly fell on her and her children. A mother was critically injured while saving her kids from a falling tree in New York’s Central Park Tuesday.Anne Monoky Goldman, 39, broke her neck[...]

Blood and passion fuel Siena's street horse race

Thursday  08:40,   17 august 2017
Reuters

Blood and passion fuel Siena's street horse raceThe sounds of thundering hooves and a roaring crowd have filled Siena's Piazza del Campo almost every year since the[...]