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  • 15-year-old boy’s organ donation saves 9-year-old girl’s life

    INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – A Missouri couple is raising awareness about organ donation after their 15-year-old son saved a little girl’s life. Bret and Eula Motelet said they’re able to better cope with the loss of their son because his heart beats on in someone else. “Just a real joy. I called him my sunshine. He was always happy,” Eula Motelet told WDAF. Brian Motelet’s mother said he was the perfect baby. Then he came down with the flu when he […]

  • Little boy shares beautiful news on day he’s adopted: ‘Up next … big brother’

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – A 4-year-old boy shared beautiful news right after being adopted – he’s going to be a big brother. Jordan Dickerson, a pediatric nurse at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, says Jeremiah was one of her patients last year. Jeremiah was born prematurely and he had a lot of complex medical needs. Because of that, he could only be placed in foster homes that had gone through specific medical training. “I quickly fell in love with his […]

  • A rare disease stole her vision. Thanks to technology, she can see again

    INDIANAPOLIS — An Indiana girl has a new outlook on life thanks to some groundbreaking technology. Twelve-year-old Kaylee Marks went blind over the past two years. A rare disease took her vision away, but technology is giving it back, according to WXIN. “Kaylee and I were at the Kentucky horse park Breyerfest, and I was pointing out some huge horses. I got the response of ‘uh huh’ from a girl who since the moment she’s been born loves horses,” Kaylee’s […]

  • Father fights deportation to stay with son battling genetic disease

    HARTFORD, Conn. – The halls were filled at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center as family, friends, and state leaders took a stand for a New London father facing deportation. Julian Rodriguez has been in Connecticut since leaving Colombia in 2000. He has also helping his 14-year-old son, Santiago Rodriguez, fight the rare genetic disorder called Chronic Granulomatous Disease. Santiago, who will be an incoming sophomore in high school, has been on the upswing since undergoing a trial stem cell therapy at NIH […]

  • Witnesses record deadly road rage fight on California highway

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Police say a two-car crash led to one driver beating another to death with a bat – then the suspect was hit by another car and killed. A driver was headed to the Sacramento International Airport on Interstate 5 early Saturday morning when he saw the body of a man in the road, according to KTXL. “Oh my God,” he can be heard saying in his dashcam recording. “A person laying down in the street.” The witness […]

  • FDA recalls thyroid medication

    The Food and Drug Administration has issued a voluntary recall for a thyroid medication made by a Chinese manufacturer because of potential problems with an ingredient. In the Aug. 9 statement, the FDA said Levothyroxine and Liothyronine 15 mg, 30 mg, 60 mg, 90 mg, and 120 mg thyroid tablets are being recalled as a precaution. In a recorded voice statement (available at 1-888-354-9939), Westminster Pharmaceuticals said “If your medication is dosed in micrograms (mcg), your medication is not included in this […]

  • 6-year-old orders $300 worth of toys on Amazon without her parents knowing

    OGDEN, Utah — A Utah girl took advantage of “one-click” ordering on Amazon and bought $300 worth of toys without her parents knowing, according to KSTU. Caitlin’s mom recently bought her a Barbie on Amazon for her birthday and let the girl track the package. When she left Caitlin unattended on Amazon, she purchased some more birthday gifts and chose overnight shipping. The following day, the delivery truck pulled up at their home in Utah. “They just started unloading box […]

  • Girl Scouts announce new cookie flavor – it involves caramel and sea salt…

    Move over, Samoa. There’s a new Girl Scout cookie in town. Girl Scouts of the USA have announced a new cookie, Caramel Chocolate Chip, will join the 2019 lineup. According to a release, the cookie is gluten-free and will be offered in select areas. The Girl Scout’s website describes the cookie as the following: “Rich caramel, semisweet chocolate chips, and a hint of sea salt in a chewy cookie. Gluten-free Caramel Chocolate Chip cookies are offered only in select Girl […]

  • Trailer filled with $98,000 worth of ramen noodles stolen in Georgia

    FAYETTEVILLE, Ga. — A trailer filled with nearly $100,000 worth of ramen noodles was stolen from a gas station 30 miles south of Atlanta, according to WAGA. The 53-foot trailer was parked at a Chevron in Fayetteville, Georgia when someone hauled it away, including a load of $98,000 worth of noodles. Officials believe someone stole the trailer between July 25 and Aug. 1. Deputies with the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office are looking for the culprit in five car break-ins, a stolen […]

  • Family says father killed in triple shooting was protecting his kids

    MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating a triple shooting that left one man dead and two children injured, including a 4-year-old, according to WITI. According to police, officers responded to the area just before 8:30 p.m. Investigators said an ongoing dispute led to the shooting.  The suspect fired multiple gunshots at a group of people that included children. A 4-year-old and a 14-year-old were struck. The 4-year-old was seriously hurt, and sadly, the child’s father, 28, identified by loved ones […]