July 27, 2017, 12:52 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Her resilience is proof of the power of a good attitude.
Fellow passengers rescue visually impaired man from subway tracks
April 7, 2017, 11:48 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Passengers acted swiftly to save a visually impaired man who had fallen off a platform near an Atlanta public transit rail line.
It's time to tidy your block for the Great American Cleanup
March 31, 2017, 8:37 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The annual community effort brings friends and neighbors together to beautify their towns, trails and waterways.
Hawaiian lawmaker wants physicians to prescribe housing to homeless patients
March 1, 2017, 3:32 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Is a bill that treats homelessness as a medical condition flawed? Or is it just what the doctor ordered?
Fifth-grade basketball team forfeits season rather than exclude female players
February 14, 2017, 5 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
The team's decision was unanimous. And awesome.
First Class Meal enlists postal workers to help stamp out food insecurity
February 8, 2017, 2:59 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Disused post offices are transformed into food-sharing hubs in prize-winning design proposal.
How one tweet launched a movement to pay off school lunch debts for kids
February 2, 2017, 12:36 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
If you don't think one tweet can be powerful, think again.
How to donate money during international emergencies so it really helps
January 2, 2017, 12:50 p.m. by Angela Nelson
When disasters strike, we want to help the victims. Consider these giving strategies to make sure your donation counts.
Here's what happens when a poor person is given a cash handout
December 14, 2016, 3 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
Study looks at 19 programs that gave cash transfers to poor families, and the results might surprise you.