Two Students Receive Wonderful Surprise
Posted on : 06-08-2017 By : Samantha Pointer
Two high school seniors who are about to graduate from high school in Ypsilanti, Michigan, received a wonderful surprise recently. They were called to the gymnasium of their school for a special assembly, and when they got there they were told that they had each won a $50,000 scholarship for college.   The money is a gift from an anonymous donor, and the high school, Washtenaw International High School, is one that has number of gifted students from immigrant families in its student body. The graduating class numbers around 90.…
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Humans Save Stray Dog Stuck in Tar
Posted on : 06-07-2017 By : Samantha Pointer
The New York Post has a heartwarming article on their website about how human intervention recently saved a stray dog from a terrible fate. A man in Yazoo County, Mississippi, was out walking when he saw a stray dog trapped in tar that was leaking from a barrel on farmland. The man quickly called for help, and a team of people from a local animal rescue agency arrived on the scene and were able to extract the animal and take him to safety at a nearby shelter.   The dog…
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Vivaldi Teams Up With Ecosia to Save Environment
Posted on : 05-22-2017 By : Samantha Pointer
while everyone may have some worry over the rising temperature of the planet, web browser Vivaldi has come up with a solution to better conserve and replenish the environment. The latest version of Vivaldi, Vivaldi 1.9, has partnered with a search engine named Ecosia. Ecosia shifts 80 percent of all revenue generated from advertisements toward the operating budgets of a variety tree plantations across the globe. Vivaldi has decided to reciprocate Ecosia's green-mindedness by making Ecosia the default search engine of its web browser. Anyone using an older version of…
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Mexican Woman Aided By Bank for Being ‘Too Old’
Posted on : 05-20-2017 By : Samantha Pointer
Maria Félix is a Mexican woman who will be seeing her 117th year alive in July. Despite her longevity, Maria had to endure three months without access to her welfare card for being considered too old. Fortunately, she was graced with someone personally delivering her 1,200-peso checks, roughly $63 dollars, after the situation was made known. Maria's age means that she can still remember the Mexican Revolution and that she numbers among the world's oldest people on the planet.   The three month gap began after Maria was turned away…
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How Being a Morning Person Can Change Your Life
Posted on : 05-19-2017 By : Samantha Pointer
One of the best ways to improve your life is to start waking up earlier. Studies have proven that those who wake up at an early time are more likely to be successful in everything they attempt in their lives. If you hate the morning and you think you’re not a morning person, you may have pigeonholed yourself. Some people think they’re not morning people because they don’t like getting up early after they’ve only slept for four or five hours. Well, this makes perfect sense. Who would want to…
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