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Animal rescue workers are called to help a dog living on the street but get quite a surprise

Animal rescue workers are called to help a dog living on the street but get quite a surprise

LOS ANGELES, CA –  Hope For Paws volunteers found a female dog hiding in a bush in Los Angeles. They quickly realized she wasn’t alone and pulled out six puppies that were born just hours earlier. In an odd twist, all of the dogs are actually a rare breed known as a Berger Picard. The volunteers carefully transported mom and her puppies back to their facility for a bath and makeover. Hope For Paws is now looking to find forever homes for all seven animals. View Now
An online community comes together to help a woman battling cancer

An online community comes together to help a woman battling cancer

PROSPER, TX –  Shari Sella was in shock as her friend helped organize a crowdsourcing campaign to raise over six thousand dollars for her family to go to Disney World as an early birthday present. Three years ago Shari was diagnosed with stage four breast cancer, and doctors said she only had two to four years to live. Despite her grim prognosis, Shari continued to give to others, raising over twenty thousand dollars for research at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. View Now
A wild whitewater rapid ride turns into a massive rescue operation

A wild whitewater rapid ride turns into a massive rescue operation

COLMA, CA – David Vela got more than he bargained for on his twenty-one-mile, eight-hour whitewater rafting ride down a river in California. During his trip, two other boats collided, sending people overboard as David and others in his raft helped lift people to safety. Earlier in his adventure, he also helped rescue another man who somehow ended up floating in the water. View Now
Two women travel back in time to tell 1980’s moms how tough life is for moms today

Two women travel back in time to tell 1980’s moms how tough life is for moms today

The Cat & Nat Facebook page made a hilarious video describing a laundry list of rules moms now need to follow that would seem outrageous to parents thirty years ago. They mention kids now need their own BPA free bottle with purified water because water fountains are no longer acceptable. Cat & Nat claim to dismantle the unrealistic portrayals of motherhood and share everything moms think but are too afraid to talk about. View Now
A dog learns a tough lesson about what happens when your bark is bigger than your bite

A dog learns a tough lesson about what happens when your bark is bigger than your bite

Stephanie Gryder was trying to get her three dogs away from a deer at their back fence in Tennessee when a fawn suddenly appeared. Scrappie, her brown and white dog, decided to check out this tiny new creature. Somehow he managed to bite the fawn’s leg through the fence and mom was not happy. After checking on her baby, the deer jumped over the fence and attacked Scrappie. The poor pooch started yelping and took off running as the mother deer chased him all over the yard. Stephanie eventually got her dogs inside and said none of the animals in the video were injured. View Now
A beauty vlogger attempting to test a motorized curling iron gets herself into a hairy situation

A beauty vlogger attempting to test a motorized curling iron gets herself into a hairy situation

Eugenia Cooney is a popular YouTube beauty vlogger who attempted to demonstrate how to use an automatic rotating curler. Her first two attempts produced some small curls, but her third attempt produced pain as her hair got stuck in the machine. Her mom struggled for 20 minutes to pull her hair out of the motorized curling iron before calling in some backup. Eventually, one of their friends used some tools to take apart the machine to free her hair. Eugenia does admit she thinks she was holding the curling iron backwards. View Now
A man who seems to have no fear attempts to fly an inflatable boat

A man who seems to have no fear attempts to fly an inflatable boat

CALEDONIA, ON, CANADA – After several tweaks and adjustments, Hugh Harrison managed to get his secondhand inflatable boat airborne, but it came crashing down seconds later.  After making some more changes, he gave it another shot. On his second attempt, he took off like a rocket and fought to keep it in the air. Amazingly, he was able to make a nice soft landing on the Grand River in Ontario. View Now
A little boy makes two new best friends on his first trip to Disneyland

A little boy makes two new best friends on his first trip to Disneyland

ANAHEIM, CA – While Gunner walked around the California theme park with his parents, Chip and Dale suddenly caught his eye. He quickly lost interest in his parents and sat down to hang out with the two characters. When Gunner got up, he grabbed Chip’s hand and started to walk away. His dad had to go and grab Gunner who, as you might guess, wasn’t too happy to say bye to his new buddies.  View Now
Paragliding in a Wheelchair Just Got Better

Paragliding in a Wheelchair Just Got Better

NORWAY -- Amun Løvland put skis on the Chair Possible. Don't know what the Chair Possible is? It's a wheelchair that allows people with disabilities to tandem paraglide with him. He and a group of vocational students created the chair last year. This year he added skis so that he could paraglide from the top of snowy mountains. View Now
Drone to the Rescue

Drone to the Rescue

MAINE -- Maine Gadget Traders rescued an abandoned canoe with a drone. They attached a rigger, fishing line and lure to the tiny aircraft, and like the claw arcade games, they hooked the canoe and dragged it to shore. View Now
Humpback Whale Rescue

Humpback Whale Rescue

TONGA -- A group of free-diving spear-fishermen caught their rescue attempts of a mother humpback whale on camera. They found the animal while fishing. She was tangled in buoy lines and an anchor, her calf swimming next to her. After several failed attempts, the fishermen had to leave due to lack of fuel and daylight. However, a tourist boat managed to free the whale. View Now
Dad in Shock From Sticky Note

Dad in Shock From Sticky Note

NEW YORK -- A brother and sister surprised their father with a homecoming using sticky notes. Colleen Francioli guided her dad to the corner where her brother was standing to hand out poetry on sticky notes. Francioli's brother, Vic Ruggiero, successfully handed his father, Victor Rugg, a note without his father recognizing him.The handwriting on the note made his father turn around, and that's when he realized it was his son. The children thought their father would appreciate this surprise, being that he is a writer. View Now
A dashcam records a shocking situation in South Korea

A dashcam records a shocking situation in South Korea

HANAM, SOUTH KOREA – The power and close proximity of a lightning blast knocked a pedestrian to the ground. Two men inside a nearby car quickly jumped out and ran over to help. The man on the ground somehow managed to eventually stand up and walk off under his own power without any major injuries. View Now
A backyard firework show causes a mid-air collision

A backyard firework show causes a mid-air collision

LONG ISLAND, NY – A group of friends on Long Island, New York, were having a great time shooting off some fireworks in their backyard. They used a drone to capture the aerial display from up above. Things were going great until one of the fireworks shot into the sky and smacked right into the drone. Luckily, the man flying it managed to keep control so it didn’t crash. View Now
A kid learns a hard lesson about cutting his own hair

A kid learns a hard lesson about cutting his own hair

Elijah usually cuts his dad’s hair as a way to bond but this time decided to cut his own. That turned out to be a bad idea, as Elijah ended up cutting a bald spot on the top of his head. After realizing his massive mistake, he said he was going to be the funniest kid on the planet. View Now
A sassy young girl does a perfect impression of everyone’s "hot mess" friend

A sassy young girl does a perfect impression of everyone’s "hot mess" friend

Ava does a great impression of a hot mess character she calls Charlene. She may be young, but she has the comedic timing and talent of a grown comedienne. In the video, Charlene apologizes for being eight hours late to brunch, tries to drink water but misses her mouth and puts lipstick all over her face. Her mother, Katie Ryan, recorded and shared the viral video that now has over one million views on her Facebook page. View Now
A motorcycle ride over a bridge takes a dramatic turn

A motorcycle ride over a bridge takes a dramatic turn

MANITOBA, CANADA – Steve was crossing a railroad track bridge in Canada when one of the railway ties fell causing his back tire to fall into the hole. Luckily, his motorcycle got stuck in the remaining railway ties. His riding partner, Richard, quickly got off his bike and used a piece of rope to secure the front tire to the track. Once the bike was secure, Steve was able to pull himself to safety. The railway track was damaged due to recent heavy flooding in the area. View Now