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Coach Labrum talks to his players. Source: Facebook

Utah high school football coach suspends all 41 team members after bullying incident

A high school football coach from the Utah town of Roosevelt has made headlines after suspending the entire football team – all 41 members – after they were found to be involved in a cyberbullying incident. News of Coach Matt Labrum’s decision has spread across Facebook, with the majority of […]

December 28, 2016 US
A photo of Issac and Isabella at the shelter. Source: Facebook

Blind dog found wandering the streets saved from being put down by timely adoption

A blind husky found wandering the streets of San Bernardino County has narrowly avoided being put down after a generous couple, who have already rescued a number of abandoned dogs, agreed to adopt him. As reported by local media, the husky, who shelter employees christened Isaac, had been found roaming […]

December 28, 2016 US
Man fired for failing to pay taxes. His job title? Louisiana tax commissioner

Man fired for failing to pay taxes. His job title? Louisiana tax commissioner

A New Orleans media outlet has reported that a state tax commissioner has lost his job after a local television station exposed the fact that he hasn’t paid taxes on a property he owns for 30 years. The man left his position at the Louisiana Tax Commission at the request […]

December 27, 2016 US
Service dog dials 911 during fire; saves blind owner by pulling her from house

Service dog dials 911 during fire; saves blind owner by pulling her from house

A heroic service dog saved the day by dialing 911 and pulling her blind owner to safety after the home they shared in the Holmesburg section of Philadelphia caught fire on Thursday morning. Yolanda, a golden retriever, called 911 on a specialized phone and alerted authorities about the blaze and […]

December 27, 2016 US