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Before and after images of a baby, Photoshopped at the request of the baby's father and posted on Reddit.

Photoshop request for baby’s image supports grieving parents

A grieving father’s simple appeal to strangers has resulted in a beautiful gift: Portraits of his daughter, finally free of the machines that surrounded her during her brief life. The Ohio dad, whose baby died […]

07/15/2014

Jon Meis is taken from the scene by medics after a shooting at Seattle Pacific University on Thursday, June 5, 2014 in Seattle. A 19-year-old man was fatally shot and two other young people were wounded after a gunman entered the foyer at Otto Miller Hall on the Seattle Pacific University campus and started shooting Thursday afternoon. When the gunman paused to reload, a student building monitor disarmed him. Meis is the student monitor who is credited with stopping the suspected gunman, Aaron R. Ybarra, 26,  by pepper spraying him and tackling him.  (AP Photo/seattlepi.com, Joshua Trujillo)

Reddit users urged to buy Seattle hero wedding gifts

SEATTLE (AP) — Readers of the popular social media website Reddit are being asked to buy wedding gifts for the young man being hailed as a hero after he subdued a gunman who opened fire […]

06/06/2014

Photo posted on ReddIt by user "yogaposer."

Will Smith helps woman announce she’s pregnant

A Reddit user named yogaposer said, “My friend’s baby announcement is pretty fresh” as she shared a photo Monday night of a woman posing with actor Will Smith in what looks like a coffee shop […]

05/20/2014

Dairy Queen employee Joey Prusak in Hopkins, Minn. (AP Photo/Courtesy WCCO TV)

DQ manager’s good deed gets attention

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Joey Prusak was appalled when he saw a customer at the suburban Minneapolis Dairy Queen store where he works pick up someone else’s $20 bill and slip it into her purse. So […]

09/19/2013

Gunnar Boettcher's video of a tumorous rabbit posted on YouTube.

Unusual Minnesota rabbit video attracts attention

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — A southern Minnesota college student’s spoof video of an apparently tumorous rabbit that he dubbed “Frankenstein” has attracted hundreds of thousands of Internet viewers. Gunnar Boettcher, a 20-year-old student at Gustavus […]

07/11/2013

Joshua Bisnar feeds a baby bunny with an eyedropper in his YouTube video.

Marine rescues bunnies

A Camp Pendleton marine is getting props for saving four baby bunnies and nurturing them for two months before turning them over to a wildlife refuge. His videos became an online sensation. Here are his […]

06/21/2013

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti (AP Photo)

Garcetti to take suggestions online

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Mayor-elect Eric Garcetti will bring his citywide “listening tour” to the Internet-savvy set today with a town hall on the online forum reddit.com. Garcetti is hoping to take suggestions about what […]

06/13/2013

Kids rewarded for good manners at Wash. restaurant

SEATTLE (AP) — To Laura King, her three children were acting normal while enjoying dinner at an Italian restaurant in their hometown in Washington state.

02/08/2013

Yahoo apologizes after fantasy site goes down

(AP) – Yahoo Sports is apologizing for a site outage that left thousands of fantasy football players complaining of last-minute lineup problems and possible lost money on an NFL Sunday. Ken Fuchs, head of entertainment, […]

11/12/2012

WWII vet dies at age 93 after casting last ballot

HONOLULU (AP) – A World War II veteran who inspired many with his determination to vote even though he had end-stage liver cancer has died. Frank Tanabe’s daughter Barbara Tanabe says he died Wednesday morning […]

10/24/2012

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