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Revisiting The 'Miracle On The Hudson' 10 Years Later

Revisiting The 'Miracle On The Hudson' 10 Years Later

It's hard to believe, but it's been 10 years exactly since the "Miracle on the Hudson," the amazing landing into the Hudson River pulled off by the pilots of US Airways Flight 1549. After takeoff, the airplane carrying 155 people had struck a flock of Canada geese and lost power. Unable to reach any airports, Chesley Sullenberger and Jeffrey Skiles pulled off a ditching or water landing, and all of the passengers and crew were able to escape. View Now
Woman Fights Off Purse-Snatcher & Thief Steals Fake Phones

Woman Fights Off Purse-Snatcher & Thief Steals Fake Phones

Warning to all robbers and thieves: don't mess with this woman. She was walking down a street in Brazil when a man pulled up on a motorcycle and grabbed her bag. She might be tiny, but she's got a lot of fight in her. He throws her over the bike and pushes her to the ground, but she manages to fight back and make it out of the situation with her bag in hand. View Now
Man Rescued From Father's Tomb & Boy Hangs On For His Life

Man Rescued From Father's Tomb & Boy Hangs On For His Life

A young man in Tarauacá, Brazil had to be rescued from his own father's tomb after he missed the funeral. The heartbreaking scene was the result of the young man walking from his hometown to his father's funeral because he could not get a ride and ended up missing the ceremony. He had made his way inside the tomb to say his final goodbyes when somebody saw him inside the tomb and called the police. View Now
Woman Adopts Pair Of Siblings Abandoned At Birth

Woman Adopts Pair Of Siblings Abandoned At Birth

After getting divorced in her early 30s, Katie Page decided to become a foster parent. She'd had infertility issues during her marriage and always wanted to be a mom, so she was more than happy to take in a baby boy who had been abandoned at the hospital in 2016. Page officially adopted Grayson in 2017 and a month later received a call about a baby girl who needed a home. Hannah had also been left at the hospital and in a curious twist was actually Grayson's biological sister. On December 28, 2018, Hannah officially became part of the family. View Now
Saved By The Tree & Deer Flies Across The Road

Saved By The Tree & Deer Flies Across The Road

Normally, you don't want to drive your car into a tree, but in this case, that's just what saved a truck driver's life. He was driving down a long and winding road in the Canary Islands just a bit too fast when he lost control of the vehicle and nearly drove himself off a 1,000-foot cliff. The only thing that stopped him was a tree that happened to be in just the right spot. View Now
Party Like It's 1999...20 Years Ago!

Party Like It's 1999...20 Years Ago!

It's been less than two weeks since the new year started, so it's still a good time to reflect and look back. In fact, let's travel back in time to 20 years ago, 1999, to see what music and fashion people were buzzing about then. Popstars like Christina Aguilera, Britney Spears, Backstreet Boys, Destiny's Child and Ricky Martin dominated the charts, and they're all still popular today. View Now
Bus Driver Rescues Wandering Baby Boy

Bus Driver Rescues Wandering Baby Boy

A bus driver is being hailed for her quick thinking and for saving the life of a baby boy. Irena Ivic with the Milwaukee County Transit System was out on the roads when she came across a little boy wandering alone on a freeway overpass. He was barefoot, wearing just a diaper and a onesie, so Ivic quickly stopped the bus and scooped him up, bringing him back with her. View Now
Car Steals Itself

Car Steals Itself

A distraught driver in Hunan Province, China called the police to report that his beloved car had been stolen. For ten stressful minutes, he waited with police while they took down the information about his car. You can probably imagine how relieved he was when police discovered the identity of the culprit — himself! Turns out, he didn't put on the parking brake, and the car just rolled back into the road. View Now
When Situations Become Suddenly Violent

When Situations Become Suddenly Violent

An armed robber in Russia was caught on CCTV breaking into a betting office. The suspect smashed through the glass with the back of an ax, threatening the employee behind the window with a gun. The employee did not suffer any injury and the suspect was later arrested. Then, elsewhere in Russia, one war veteran did not take too kindly to a group of young people making fun of his bag. While it's true they were using very offensive terms to describe the man's bag, they probably weren't expecting him to go full Jason Statham and beat them all to a pulp.  View Now
Fishermen Rejoice After Freeing Stuck Whale

Fishermen Rejoice After Freeing Stuck Whale

It's not expected that those fishing for work or for pleasure step in to help animals in danger, however that's exactly what a group of fishermen did off the coast of Peru as shared in a ABC News video. An orca had gotten caught up in a net and was unable to free itself before the men stepped in. The celebration they have after successfully dislodging the whale definitely brings a smile to our faces! View Now
Cement Truck Nearly Crushes Boy & Car Fleeing Police Goes Flying

Cement Truck Nearly Crushes Boy & Car Fleeing Police Goes Flying

This is the hard-to-watch moment where a boy in China attempts to run across a crosswalk during a green light. A cement truck is barreling down the road, notices the boy at the last second and attempts to swerve, causing the truck to nearly tip over and crush the boy. Although the boy did collide with the truck, he managed to escape with only cuts and bruises. View Now
Several Vintage Bugattis From The '50s Found In Rubble

Several Vintage Bugattis From The '50s Found In Rubble

Three extremely rare Bugattis untouched since the 1950s were discovered hiding in a shed completely blocked in by rubble. The cars are owned by 95-year-old artist August Thomassen, who had kept them a secret for years, leaving them completely untouched. The Bugattis weren't initially valued to be worth much, but decades later are estimated to be worth hundreds of thousands of dollars, and the people from the auction firm that uncovered them are about to find out just how much the vintage beauties will go for. View Now
DNA Test Points Woman To Biological Father

DNA Test Points Woman To Biological Father

Home DNA tests from companies like Ancestry and 23andMe have become super prevalent in our modern world. While they can help us figure out our true ethnic backgrounds, what countries we're really from, food sensitivities and more, they can also serve a bigger purpose. View Now
Driver Blows Stop Sign, Skids Into House

Driver Blows Stop Sign, Skids Into House

Driving in snowy conditions is extremely dangerous, and failing to slow down only adds to the risk. A woman in Maine's shocking video perfectly illustrates that point. Gail Shelley says she was recovering from surgery inside her home when a car across the street missed a stop sign and went zooming into the side of her porch. View Now
Road Sign Falls On Vehicle In Freak Accident

Road Sign Falls On Vehicle In Freak Accident

An Australian woman is lucky to be alive after an overhead road sign suddenly fell on her vehicle. The shocking moment was captured on the dashcam of the driver behind her, Ali Murad. He told 9 News there was no way anyone could have seen it coming.  "She was driving a big SUV, I was driving a smaller car… it would’ve crushed my car,” Mr Murad said. View Now
Prison Pageant Inspires Hope For Inmates

Prison Pageant Inspires Hope For Inmates

Once a year in a maximum security women's prison in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, a handful of lucky inmates get to compete in a beauty pageant. It's the one chance they get to get all dolled up in hair and makeup and wear pretty clothes again, which is no doubt a great feeling for women who have been locked up. You have to be on your best behavior if you want to earn a spot in the pageant — only 10 inmates are selected to participate. But if you do get chosen, your family is invited to come watch the show. View Now
Beware Of Thieves And Purse Snatchers

Beware Of Thieves And Purse Snatchers

Women are often perceived as easy targets for thieves, which unfortunately means they have to be extra careful navigating ordinary places like gas stations and cafes. A couple of thieves approached a woman at a gas station in England and attempted to steal her purse and the keys to her car, pulling her to the ground in the process. Two employees from the gas station saw what was going on and ran out with broom sticks, chasing away the attackers. View Now
Firefighters Hold Grandfather Back While They Rescue Family

Firefighters Hold Grandfather Back While They Rescue Family

A grandfather in Anhui Province, China had to be held back by rescue workers so that he wouldn't endanger his own life by rushing into a burning home to save his grandchildren. Firefighters managed to save the two grandsons, one of whom was only three months old, as well as the grandmother. All of them are expected to fully recover. View Now
Boy Saves Grandpa's Life During Diabetic Episode

Boy Saves Grandpa's Life During Diabetic Episode

We hear stories every once in awhile about children sounding the alarm when a family member is in trouble, and it only reminds us that it's always a smart idea to teach kids how to act during an emergency situation. Nine-year-old Kazin Crisman knew exactly what to do when he noticed his 80-year-old grandpa was acting strangely. After calling 911, it was determined that grandfather and diabetic Alan Crisman had very low blood sugar. View Now
Royal Guards Celebrate 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Golden Globes Win

Royal Guards Celebrate 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Golden Globes Win

Although the royal guards at Buckingham Palace often get a reputation for being very serious, they know how to have fun and celebrate a deserving win! ABC News shared a video of the guards playing a rendition of Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody" just after the movie of the same name took home the Golden Globe for "Best Motion Picture, Drama" and the film's star Rami Malek took home the award for "Actor in a Drama Motion Picture." We wonder what kind of a tribute they'll do if "Bohemian Rhapsody" snags some Oscars! View Now
Proof It's Cheaper NOT To Commit Crimes

Proof It's Cheaper NOT To Commit Crimes

A robber in Australia thought he had it all planned out. He brandished a firearm and demanded the employee hand over the money. When the robber left he was confronted by a bystander, who tackled the robber and ripped open the plastic money bag. The robber did escape with $70 dollars as opposed to the $500 he initially stole.  View Now
Bus Driver Passes Out At The Wheel & Playing Chicken On The Road

Bus Driver Passes Out At The Wheel & Playing Chicken On The Road

It was a scary and dangerous situation for passengers on this bus in China when their driver suddenly lost consciousness while behind the wheel, causing the bus to veer off the road and sending passengers flying. Luckily no serious injuries came from the incident, although there's still no word on why the driver passed out. View Now
Man Barely Escapes Hippo Attack With His Life

Man Barely Escapes Hippo Attack With His Life

Fisherman Mathew Wanjiuku is lucky to be walking around and smiling after surviving a horrifying animal attack. We tend to think of hippos like they're big friendly cows, but they are one of the worst animals to cross. For nearly 10 minutes, Mathew endured the animal's bites while he was pinned down, unable to move. Fortunately, he escaped and suffered no life-threatening injuries. View Now
Touching Moment Plane Crash Survivor Walks Again

Touching Moment Plane Crash Survivor Walks Again

Imagine going from life as a boxing champion to being told you may never walk again. That's what happened to Stephen McCoy after he miraculously survived a devastating plane crash in 1989. The Kegworth Air Disaster near Heathrow Airport killed 47 and injured 74, BBC News reports, and McCoy's injuries were so severe that he didn't regain consciousness for a year and a half. View Now