News: Offbeat

Two Children's Hospital Therapy Dogs Tie The Knot In 'Pawsome' Wedding Ceremony

Sunday  07:50,   21 may 2017
Inside Edition

They pledged their puppy love fur-ever. Hope and Hunter, two dogs that help spread love and comfort to patients at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, have tied the knot. In what hospital staff called a “pawsome” ceremony, the pair, both[...]

Teen 'Falls in Love' With Burrito And Mom Does Hilarious 'Wedding' Photo Shoot For The Pair

Sunday  07:40,   21 may 2017
Inside Edition

Who doesn't love burritos?Laura Rene, 14-year-old Emma’s mom, said the family was having their regular “Mexican night” at home this month when her daughter had a hilarious[...]

Twin Sisters Celebrate Turning 100 With Flower-Filled Photo Shoot

Saturday  18:41,   20 may 2017
Inside Edition

Centenarians Maria Pignaton Ponton and Paula Pignaton Pandolfi were photographed in fluffy skirts and flowers in time for their birthday. These twins celebrated their 100th birthday the way they spent their entire lives: hand in hand.Local[...]

Mom And Son Inspire Thousands With Creative Graduation Photo

Saturday  18:41,   20 may 2017
MSN

A memorable photo taken this month has not only highlighted a mother’s accomplishments, but her son’s love for her. Brittney Brooks graduated with her MBA from the University of Maryland University College on May 13. At lunch after her[...]

Golden Retriever gets his own picture in owner’s high school yearbook

Saturday  18:40,   20 may 2017
The Daily Dot

This year when students from Timber Creek High School in Fort Worth, Texas, thumb through their yearbooks to sign summer wishes and count the number of times they’re pictured, they’ll catch a glimpse of Kathryn and Soldier Campbell. On[...]

Woman in dinosaur costume charged after scaring carriage horses

Saturday  14:41,   20 may 2017
CBS News

Nicole Wells, 26, has been charged with disorderly conduct and wearing a mask or disguise , according to a Charleston Police Department statement. Wells was cited and released.Carriage driver Van Sturgeon told WCSC-TV that a detective told him the[...]

Little Boy's Kind Reaction to His Peer's Birthmark Is What We Need in This World

Saturday  14:41,   20 may 2017
Good Housekeeping

"He withstood increasingly uncomfortable interactions with strangers day after day, and it took hundreds to bring him down. But it only took one to change everything.""Grant didn't have a problem with his birthmark, but everyone else[...]

Why this retiree living in a modest brick house decided to give away $4 million

Saturday  11:14,   20 may 2017
The Washington Post

An introverted D.C. opthamologist picks which charities to support, but relies on the S&P 500 for where to invest.He drives a pair of Buicks — “To me, if it has four wheels and moves, I’m happy. Buicks have good repair records,” he[...]

Why this retiree living in a modest brick house decided to give away $4 million

Saturday  11:13,   20 may 2017
The Washington Post

An introverted D.C. opthamologist picks which charities to support, but relies on the S&P 500 for where to invest.He drives a pair of Buicks — “To me, if it has four wheels and moves, I’m happy. Buicks have good repair records,” he[...]

Retired Racehorse Finds New Career as a Professional Artist

Saturday  07:10,   20 may 2017
Inside Edition

Metro Meteor once competed in high-profile horse races, but a knee injury ended his racing career abruptly. This thoroughbred used to be a high-profile race horse. Today, he’s reinventing himself through a successful career in painting.Meet Metro [...]

Woman's change of heart brings out her inner guardian angel

Saturday  07:10,   20 may 2017
CBS News

When Ginger Sprouse used to come across homeless people, she would often only give her two cents. Steve Hartman meets her, On The Road."I would say, 'Why don't you get a job?' Or, 'What's your problem?' It made me very uncomfortable. I didn't want[...]

Woman Calmly Shoos Away Bear Found Snacking in Her Garage: 'You Can't Have It!'

Friday  17:51,   19 may 2017
Inside Edition

While most of us would've panicked, Diana Chase kept a cool head. A California woman was cool as a cucumber after she found a bear noshing on a snack in her garage.Diana Chase, the owner of the Pine Mountain Inn in Los Padres National[...]

Has The Viral Jeans Craze Gone Too Far?

Friday  17:51,   19 may 2017
Refinery29

It can feel like the world's getting crazier by the day, and fashion is no longer much of a safe space. The New York retailer is selling a pair of Y/Project detachable short-jeans for a cool $425 to solve any impending weather woes that [...]

This Pet-Sitting Site Lets You Vacation Around The World For Free

Friday  14:02,   19 may 2017
MSN

A free night in a château, and free puppy time? Yes please!TrustedHousitters enables animal-loving travelers to stay for free at homes around the globe in exchange for pet sitting. The catch is that members have to pay $119 per[...]

105-year-old woman graduates high school

Friday  14:02,   19 may 2017
CBS News

Theresia Brandl received her diploma Wednesday from Sto-Rox High School in PennsylvaniaTheresia Brandl put on her orange and black cap and gown on Wednesday, and received her diploma from Sto-Rox High School  in[...]