Could you imagine your siblings being off to Italy for three years to serve their country? Elizabeth waited that long until she finally saw her brother Shane again. The sweet part is, she wasn't even expecting him to walk through the door of their Arizona home.
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New mom Tisha Heffron has a one-of-a-kind delivery room experience when the pain meds kick in. In fact, she's so hilariously loopy that her Marine hubby James has to keep reminding Tisha that she just gave birth to baby Clay hours before!
Get ready for happy tears all around when Zak and Jasmine smooch and find out their baby's gender! Did you know this feel-good moment actually comes after three years of waiting? Even though the lovebirds wanted to grow their family immediately after getting hitched, they waited until Army soldier Zak was stationed closer to home in North Carolina. View Now
The Phoenix Suns gave this lucky woman something very special. Jennell thought she had won an autographed pair of shoes from a player, but she was about to be surprised with something far more valuable. A man in an inflatable mascot suit was supposed to hand her the prize when the costume was suddenly removed. It was her fiancé Sergeant Bruce Merrill and Jennell rushed to hug him tight. View Now
Eric Arellano's serving up a family-sized military homecoming when he returns home from a deployment in Iraq. Watch the happy tears flow as the uniformed soldier spends the day individually surprising mom, siblings, friends and finally dad in a feel-good marathon. Welcome home, Eric!
After a tour of duty fighting Somali pirates, Spanish army officer Jesus Larios sneaks home to surprise his 8-year-old daughter with a special present! Little Paloma thinks she's getting an electric scooter but discovers a gift much more valuable inside the giant gift-wrapped package in her kitchen.
To avoid waking her fussy son, this South African mom channels "007" in an outrageous, sneaky escape. Sympathetic parents around the world can't get enough of Caryn Morris's "special-forces crawl" from the room... but to be honest, they're probably trying out her trick themselves!
This little girl's sneeze was so powerful that it knocked her to the ground! Her reaction is going to make you laugh out loud and smile. View Now
She's just doing her job and a very important one at that. Raven is a 2-year-old Belgian Malinois dog and is the official working K9 of the National Navy SEAL Museum and Memorial in Florida. In this training exercise, Raven walks across a 3.5 inch beam that's not secure, a technique called obedience under stress. We are thoroughly impressed by the amazing skills and following of orders! View Now
After almost three years deployed as a civilian contractor alongside U.S. Armed Forces in Iraq, Kevin Lance is finally home for good! To break the emotional news to darling kids Vita and Hollis, Kevin and wifey Jennifer team up with The Indigo Studio (where she works) to pull off the best homecoming ever.
All little Marshall wanted for his fourth birthday was a soldier uniform, but when mom Imogen Scott and he visit Windsor Castle in the UK to watch the Changing of the Guard, birthday boy gets an unforeseen surprise. Instead of following his unit inside, Lance Corporal Paul Edden stays outside to say a solemn "hello" to his adorable mini-me!
Just a normal day at work soon became a memorable shift for this mom when her son walked up to the deli counter. Welcome home!
Here's another feel-good homecoming video when Jackie Adriana set up quite the surprise for her husband's family. He was not expected to come home quite yet but on his birthday of all days, he showed up at their door. Their reactions even make us tear up! View Now
We can't imagine a more romantic scene than the one Jonathan Trommer and Mandy Wehe set when Jonathan shows up at his girlfriend's snowy doorstep in Marine dress blues. Mandy's crying happy tears to see her boyfriend—who was supposed to be half a world away. Instead, Jonathan's on his knees with a diamond ring and a special question! View Now
Marine veteran, Peter Coukoulis has struggled with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder since returning home three years ago. After losing his beagle while out on deployment five years ago, the sight of a new beagle puppy brought him to tears. You deserve this Peter. Thank you for your service and Merry Christmas! View Now
Michele can't believe her eyes when an early Christmas present arrives from her army son stationed overseas in Europe. Family gather round to watch the emotional unboxing, knowing full well that JJ's actually hidden under the packing peanuts!
Santa himself delivers this homecoming Marine—don't miss his heartwarming reunion.
Notre Dame basketball player Matt Farrell was winning in more ways than one after his team defeated the Colgate Raiders on Dec. 19. It looked like a typical video message on the big screen from a soldier abroad wishing his family happy holidays, but it turned out Matt's brother Lt. Bo Farrell was actually in the building. It was totally heartwarming when the two hugged it out! View Now
A low-flying Ukrainian military helicopter stuns drivers after it passes mere feet over their heads in a dangerous rural flyover.
Thanks to some sneaky black ice, the pickup truck passing this Minnesota police cruiser does an out-of-control surprise 360° spin! Miraculously, nobody's hit and we're left guessing whether our stunned driver got a friendly talking-to.
"Santa Claus" pays the Allinson family an early visit—he brings them the best present of all!
Though the younger kids seem happy enough with their boxes of chocolate, they swear to Santa all they really want is their deployed military dad Danny back home. Thankfully, "Santa" (AKA dad) came prepared and whips off his costume as soon as his joyful, emotional kids see through his jolly disguise.
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Unable to make it home for the holidays, Airman Collin Stanton surprises his parents with an early Christmas present. Making it back to Macungie, Pennsylvania he brings dad smiles and mom a flood of happy tears. Though brief, Collin will be returning back to his base in Florida before Christmas arrives. A sweet surprise after not seeing their son for nine months! Thank you for sharing Chelsey Stanton. View Now
On a recent episode of the "Tonight Show," Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Jimmy Fallon helped plan an unforgettable moment for one of the show's producers Karina Kabalan. Kabalan's husband is a U.S. Air Force master sergeant and had not been home for 18 months. So Johnson and Fallon decided to do something very special for her, and they planned for a surprise military homecoming during the taping of the show. View Now
It's hard to believe it's been 75 years since the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 that started the United States' involvement in World War II. To commemorate the day and honor all those that were lost, a few remaining survivors, other veterans, friends and loved ones are coming together in Hawaii. View Now
On the 100th anniversary of the bloody WWI Battle of the Somme, two British brothers team up to create a heartfelt and stunning tribute to the 1,500,000 British, French and German lives. Using only tools their historical ancestors would've used, Ethan and Reuben Harvey dig a realistic backyard battleground complete with trenches, artillery, toy rifles, and even authentic uniforms!
Cammies & Canines in San Diego, California provides care and help to veterans struggling with homelessness. Cammies & Canines has a goal to provide a job at a dog daycare sanctuary for homeless veterans. The sanctuary would become a safe place for both dogs and veterans. You can donate to the creation of the sanctuary here. View Now
While serving as a Marine in Afghanistan, Rob was wounded in action by an IED. The injury happened in 2010 and as a result, both of his legs were amputated. After being fitted with two prosthetics, Rob has trained to run, row, and ride a bike. View Now
What better way to honor our service members this Veterans Day than to celebrate some happy military family reunions?
Our first heartwarming video shows a Marine in dress blues surprising the two other Feliciano kids at school. Though little brother tries to play it cool, sister can barely hold back the happy tears!
On leave from the Navy for a couple weeks in California, Robert Smith pays his parents an unexpected visit. It gets even better when the homecoming sailor surprises his sobbing mom in the garage!