Why one woman walked away from motherhood
March 3, 2011, 1:24 p.m.
Video: Rahna Reiko Rizzuto explains why she “didn’t want to be a mother” anymore and decided to leave her husband and young children to pursue a career.
Euthanized dog comes back from the dead
March 2, 2011, 2:31 p.m.
A puppy in Oklahoma came back from the dead after being euthanized at an animal shelter.
Nonprofits inspire new superheroes
March 2, 2011, 9:48 a.m.
Video: NBC's Willie Geist reports from Brooklyn, N.Y., where 826 NYC is one of 8 nonprofits across the country that now offer free creative writing workshops and one-on-one tutoring for kids.
Klepto kitty the cat burglar
February 17, 2011, 11:55 a.m.
Video: Dusty the cat was videoed by a night-vision camera carrying everything from a bath sponge and a toy dinosaur to a neighbor's bikini top down the street.
PSA: Text first, talk second
February 17, 2011, 10:46 a.m.
Video: When disaster strikes, we want to know that the ones we love are OK.
Scottish deerhound: Meet Hickory, Westminster's top dog
February 16, 2011, 9:47 a.m.
In an upset, a Scottish deerhound named Hickory won the coveted title of Best in Show at the 135th annual Westminster Dog Show in New York City. The champion pooch visits the 'Today Show.'
Girl, 4, treks through snow to save family
February 11, 2011, 10:58 a.m.
Video: After a car accident, Averie walked a quarter mile through a snow-covered field to save her mother, Jamie Carrion, and 1-year-old brother, Abel.
Toxic chemicals in pregnant women: A Q&A with Sarah Janssen
February 7, 2011, 3:10 p.m. by Smarter Living
NRDC scientist Sarah Janssen discusses how at least 163 chemicals can be found in pregnant women and why everyone should care about the implications.
One woman met a stray dog — and changed everything for a forgotten breed
Toby the cat walked 12 miles to get back to the family that didn't want him
A dog locked up for 2 years tastes freedom
12 human foods dogs can eat and 5 they shouldn't
11 things humans do that dogs hate
15 pets with Guinness World Records