A hero's hero: Kyle Schwarber moved by plight of 10-year-old
Schwarber tries to envision the atmosphere Friday night during introductions before Game 3 of the World Series when Wrigley Field plays host to a World Series game for the first time in 71 years.
Yu drowns out LA boos before Rizzo plays hero
LOS ANGELES -- Yu Darvish heard it from the Dodger Stadium crowd when his name was announced before Saturday night’s game began. He heard it again when he first took the mound, and then later when he stepped into the batter’s box. The boos were out in force in L.A.,
Sobriety 101: Is academia the new road to recovery?
Early sobriety can be challenging—even painful. I recently spoke with a newly sober young man about the arduous road to recovery. I told him he would “survive” and he responded, “Yes, but I want to thrive, not just survive.” Kudos! This attitude yields success: determination rooted in willingness; the outlook of someone who sees a crisis as an opportunity and capitalizes on it; an entrepreneur of…
Dearborn philanthropist honored among Top 10 CNN Heroes on broadcast
Najah Bazzy, CEO and Founder of Zaman International, a Dearborn nonprofit, not only was recently named a CNN Hero — she made the Top 10 on the broadcast.
How the 'Hero Arm' is changing the abilities of prosthetics
Hanger Clinic uses a 3D printer to get an exact fit for the bionic prosthesis. It has different grips, a light touch, a hard grip. It even allows her to do fun greetings, like a peace sign.
Three Amazing Stories: Goodyear's 2019 Highway Hero
Mountain View Tire Good News Three Amazing Stories: Goodyear's 2019 Highway Hero March 29, 2019 Since 1983, Goodyear’s Highway Hero Award has honored truckers who risk their own lives or safety to help others. Here are the stories of the 2019 finalists Paul Mathias from Phoenix, Arizona was stopped at a red light when he saw a dump truck crash into an SUV with a mother and her two children inside. Mathias raced over to the accident site and told the woman to…
Why this Hillside cop died a hero
Giovanni Esposito was only 30 years old. He died in a car crash on Route 1 in Linden early Monday morning.
Be a hero to yourself and fix Google Home’s top 3 problems
How To Be A Home Automation Super Hero
Is home automation a convenience, luxury, or necessity? We believe that it has increasingly become a necessity. Here are 5 important reasons why.
How James Gray Broke Blockbuster Rules to Redefine the Hero’s Journey in ‘Ad Astra’
At a time when people are wondering if big-screen epics can still afford to tell personal stories, Gray has told a personal story that demanded to be a big-screen epic.
Worker who herded people out before Farmington explosion is called hero
Farmington's police chief says fast-thinking maintenance manager Larry Lord saved lives by evacuating employees before the LEAP building was leveled by an explosion that left him gravely injured.
How Major League Baseball's Long-Haired Heroes Take Care of Their Epic Manes
Noah Syndergaard and Jacob deGrom talk brushes and man buns.
Hero explains why so many Medals of Honor go to the Irish: ‘We’ve been fighting for years and years’
James Charles McCloughan was a guest of honor at new Tampa History Center exhibit.
Hero Finds A Way To Heat Pizza In Microwave-Less Hotel
Not all hotels come with the luxury of a microwave, so when you're in a room with your friends, order a pizza, pass out from booze, wake up and crave some of that leftover pizza, you don't really have any heating options. That is unless you're an extremely efficient individual, and McGuyver yourself a stove using only a clothes iron and a hair dryer...
Disabilities As Superpowers? Dad Creates World of Amazing Handicapped Heroes
Dads love to be superheroes for their kids. In this case, dad Dan White wanted superheroes for his daughter Emily, but couldn't find the perfect ones, so he decided to make them.
What % Hero And What % Villain Are You?
From War Hero to Addiction Victim: Why Veterans Turn to Substance Abuse
Soldiers and veterans turn to substance abuse to cope with lingering emotional and physical pain. And we don't make it any easier for them to get help.
On the Other Hand: Ten Minutes of Torah: How to be a Hero
Parashat Lech L’cha tells us the story of the very beginning of Jewish history, when God says to Abraham and Sarah that they are to “go forth” and begin the story of Jewish commitment. We learn a lot about the first Jews from this parashah, but perhaps one of the most important lessons is about what it means to be a hero. Listen to Rabbi Rick Jacobs, president of the Union for Reform Judaism, discuss the part of the story that is too…
Petition: "Hero" Riley Howell should receive full honors military burial
A peition has been started asking President Donald Trump to allow one of the UNC Charlotte shooting victims a funeral with full military honors after police say he tackled the suspect, saving countless lives.
A reporter pursued a grim tip about teen slaves. Now he’s a national hero.
One day in June, Swe Win, chief correspondent for independent news agency Myanmar Now, walked into a tailor shop in downtown Yangon. He announced that he was a businessman going to Europe for the first time, and he wanted to order the most expensive suits available. “The most important thing for me was just to […]