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Birmingham college student walked 20 miles to 1st day of work so his boss gave him his car | AL.com

His car broke down the night before he started his new job. So Walter Carr walked. From Homewood to Pelham. All night. In the dark. 20 miles or so.

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Quick-thinking gas station clerk saved kidnapping victim by locking her in store bathroom, police say | Fox News

A California gas station clerk is being praised after her quick-thinking helped a woman from four teens suspected of kidnapping and sexually assaulting her.

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Paralyzed hockey player Jack Jablonski wiggles toes for first time in 7 years, shares 'shocking' video | Fox News

Paralyzed hockey player Jack Jablonski took a shot on the Fourth of July and scored when he tried — and succeeded — wiggling his toes.

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Thai cave rescue: Don't forget man who made ultimate sacrifice so that boys, coach could live | Fox News

As we celebrate the rescue of the Thai soccer team – and it is altogether fitting and proper that we should do this – let us not quickly forget Saman Gunan, who made the ultimate sacrifice on behalf of young people he didn’t even know.

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Watch: Pistol-packing waitress defends George Webb co-worker during attack | Fox News

Surveillance video from a restaurant in Milwaukee shows a waitress pull out a gun to defend her co-worker after an irate customer comes behind the counter and punches her.

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Girl, 16, sacrifices her own life to save sister on waterfall | Fox News

A teenage girl fell to her death after atop a North Carolina waterfall during the July 4 holiday, The Charlotte Observer reported.

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Hero golden retriever protects owner from rattlesnake attack, suffers bite on face | Fox News

An Arizona woman was saved from a rattlesnake bite on Friday — when her puppy jumped to the rescue.

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Battling the despair of opioid addiction in an unexpected place | Fox News

Sam Hall sat on his narrow bed, his thin frame propped up against the concrete wall, periodically glancing up from a well-worn paperback novel.

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Eric Trump rushes into NYC traffic to save ailing woman

An ordinary morning in New York City last week for President Trump’s son Eric Trump abruptly turned frantic when he rushed to the aid of a woman who passed out near a train station, dodging rush-hour traffic to chase down a passing ambulance.

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Double-amputee Army veteran dies while paddle boarding | Fox News

An Army veteran and double amputee died Wednesday while paddle boarding in the Chesapeake Bay near Annapolis, Md., authorities said.

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'American Idol' finalist Jax defends Fourth of July White House performance | Fox News

“American Idol” finalist Jax said Thursday nothing is going to stop her from performing at the White House on Independence Day, calling the chance a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

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For second year, Sanders earns more than $1M - VTDigger

The 2016 presidential candidate, who has long criticized millionaires and billionaires, reported a six-figure income in a financial disclosure to the Senate. His 2017 income largely came from book publishing deals.

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The wisdom of Charles Krauthammer | Fox News

Long-time Fox News panelist Charles Krauthammer, a psychiatrist, Pulitzer Prize-winner and bestselling author, regularly commented on issues great and small.

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Crying migrant girl on TIME magazine cover was not separated from mother, family says | Fox News

A little girl shown in a viral photo crying as a U.S Border Patrol agent detained her mother – and used by TIME magazine to symbolize the Trump administration's family separation policy – reportedly was never separated from her mom.

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Michigan girl, 3, hailed hero for saving mom who suffered seizure | Fox News

A 3-year-old girl from Warren, Michigan has been praised for thinking after her mother suffered a seizure on Saturday.

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Chick-fil-A worker chases down customer who forgot food, becomes viral sensation | Fox News

I knew I could probably catch [the customer], so I figured I might as well give it a shot, he said.

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Indiana state trooper lauded as 'hero' for pulling over 'slowpoke' driver | Fox News

An Indiana State Trooper’s tweet reminding people about the state’s so-called “slowpoke” or “move over” law went viral Saturday.

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Woman snaps photo of bobcat right before attack - CNN Video

A Georgia woman says she killed a rabid bobcat with bare hands after it attacked her in her driveway.

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Missing 3-year-old girl found in Missouri cornfield with dog by her side | Fox News

A 3-year-old girl was found safe on Friday after spending the night in a rural Missouri cornfield with her faithful Yorkshire terrier by her side.

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Pit bull tries to save baby, family from Stockton CA fire | The Sacramento Bee

Nana Chai, 30, says her pit bull Sasha saved her and her 7-month-old baby's life when a fire broke out in her fourplex. The dog tried to carry the baby away from the flames by her diaper, alerting Nana to the smoke creeping under one of her doors.

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Google Drops Defense Contract: Its Slogan Should Be 'Don't Fight Evil'

The original slogan of Google was "Don't be evil." When Google changed its corporate name to Alphabet in 2015, it changed the slogan to "Do the right thing." If it were to be true to its values, Google should have changed its slogan fr

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Homeowner Kills Two Robbery Suspects with AK-47: 'It Was Either Me or Them'

A Memphis, Tennessee, homeowner whom police say shot and killed two robbery suspects Friday with an AK-47 reportedly said, "It was either me or them."

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Woody Allen: 'I Should Be Poster Boy for #MeToo Movement'

Veteran Hollywood film director Woody Allen says he should be a "poster boy" for #MeToo, given his decades of experience in the film industry, and praised the anti-sexual harassment movement. 

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Iraq War vet saves Wyoming trooper from man who was attacking him on highway | Fox News

A trucker who saw combat in Iraq as a Marine is being praised for stopping on a Wyoming interstate and pulling a man off a trooper before the man could grab the trooper's gun.