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Phil Robertson, Mike Huckabee Set for Houston Event Supporting Subpoenaed Pastors

Houston is hosting an event to support the five pastors who were subpoenaed for their remarks about a controversial Houston ordinance. The event will feature Phil Robertson, son Alan Robertson, as well as Mike Huckabee. A bit of background on the event. It’s another one of those stories that changes depending on who you ask. Some will tell you that …

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Man Catches Baby That Fell From Window

It was one of those hair-raising moments that could have ended in tragedy, but thankfully didn’t. An infant climbed out of a second-story window during a storm and lost his balance. Luckily, a heroic stranger was there to prevent the very young child from being harmed. The incident was captured on a nearby CCTV camera and was later uploaded to …

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Clint Eastwood Saves Man From Choking To Death

If you accidentally bite off more than you can chew, there’s one actor who you will definitely want around should you start choking: Clint Eastwood. The legendary actor recently called on his powers of observation to save another man from choking at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am. The incident occurred on the eve of the golf event at dinner. …

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Tyler Doohan Honored By Firefighters At Funeral

On the early morning of Monday, January 20, 9-year-old Tyler Doohan noticed his grandfather’s home in Penfield, New York was on fire. Tyler woke up when his 4-year-old cousin’s blanket caught fire. He then woke up four adults and two children – ages 4 and 6 – who were sleeping. While trying to help his disabled grandfather get out of …

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Nelson Mandela, Former President Of South Africa, Dies At Age 95

Nelson Mandela was a pioneer of peace, freedom and unity. The man who served 27 years in prison due to his opposition to South Africa’s apartheid laws, and later became the president of South Africa, died today. He will be remembered as a hero of the people, and one of the most significant leaders in history. The news was officially …

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Louisville Football Coach Helps Save Child

A football coach in Louisville, Kentucky is being called a hero after he jumped into a hole to save a small child on Thursday evening. A 2-year-old girl fell into a 14-foot hole at Russell Lee Park in Louisville while playing, and after hearing the commotion, youth football coach Terrance Washington jumped into action. “The deafening sounds of that child …

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Dog Babysitter: Dog Alerts Parents of Abuse

Benjamin and Hope Jordan have experienced a parents worst nightmare: someone abusing their child. However, thanks to their loyal family pet, Killian, a black lab and German shepherd mix, they were able to discover the abuse and inform authorities. Alexis Khan, 22 had been working for the Jordan family, watching 7-month-old, Finn Jordan, for nearly 5 months when the parents …

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Cory Booker Saved Another Dog Last Night After Responding to a Twitter Tip

America’s SuperMayor Cory Booker is well-known for his hands-on approach to governing the city of Newark, New Jersey. So hands-on, in fact, that he’s turned himself into a local hero of sorts. Seriously, this guy is a one-man rescue squad. You may know Booker from such feats of daring and kindness as that time he rescued an elderly woman from …

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Turkey Baster Rescue: Man Saves Baby’s Life With Thanksgiving Utensil

Turkey basters are usually kept in the kitchen, but when you’re faced with a tough decision that must be made in a split second, sometimes you have to get creative with how it’s used. Michigan man Bill Hogenson was working in the neighborhood when he heard cries for help from a woman in a nearby house, and ran over to …

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Theatergoing Hero Threw Woman’s Cellphone When She Refused to Shut Up, Stop Googling

Kevin Williamson is a theater critic and a writer for the National Review. This does not make him a hero. What does make him a hero is that he took action on an impulse that plenty of us have battled from time to time: physically separating the loud, obnoxious, moviegoer who won’t turn off their damn phone from said phone. …

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Student Suspended After Disarming Gunman on School Bus

Despite being hailed as a hero by some, a student who wrestled a gun away from another teen on a school bus has now been suspended from school. According to a report from the Fort Myers, Florida Fox affiliate, the incident occurred last week, when the student wrestled a loaded .22 caliber revolver from a fellow 15-year-old student’s hands after …

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