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January 11, 2019 11:09 AM 'The Rock' laments 'snowflake' culture in interview

Actor Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson lamented the "snowflake" culture in an interview with the U.K.'s Daily Star published on Friday. Johnson told the publication that snowflakes' complaints do a disservice to the war heroes who fought for freedom of speech. “So many good people fought for freedom and equality - but this generation are looking for a reason 43

January 9, 2019 7:58 PM FedEx worker goes viral for stop she didn't have to make: 'I pray every day for the Lord to use me'

Amanda Riggan, a full-time FedEx driver and founder of Hungry Heroes, a non-profit that feeds first responders and veterans, went viral for a video she posted on Facebook about being used by God. (Amanda Riggan) A FedEx employee in South Carolina with a big heart went viral after she posted a video about being prompted by God to help another person on her route 44

January 6, 2019 6:52 PM USS Cole bomber died in Yemen air strike

Jamal al-Badawi, the al-Qaeda militant behind the attack on the USS Cole in Yemen in 2000, died in a US air strike, President Donald Trump has confirmed. "Our great military has delivered justice for the heroes lost and wounded in the cowardly attack," Mr Trump said. Seventeen US sailors were killed and at least 40 people were wounded in the attack on the US destroyer 32

January 1, 2019 3:39 PM Taylor Swift Throws NYE Costume Party and Dresses as Ariel

Taylor Swift had a heroes party for New Year's Eve with a bunch of famous buds. Taylor dressed as Ariel from "The Little Mermaid," Gigi Hadid dressed up as Mary Poppins and Blake Lively dressed as Dorothy from "The Wizard of Oz." Some of the other costumes ... Audrey Hepburn, Ms. Frizzle, Cinderella, Gwen Stefani, Mr. Toad, Avril Lavigne, Nancy Drew, Posh Spice 31

December 12, 2018 12:32 AM Milo Ventimiglia reveals he 'couldn’t get a job' for 'one entire year' after ‘Heroes’

Milo Ventimiglia revealed in a new interview published on Monday that he almost quit acting. (Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic via Getty) Milo Ventimiglia almost quit the acting business when he couldn’t get a job for a year. “I’ve had moments where I’ve had to pick myself up,” the “This Is Us” star told Access in a new interview. “Probably in my early 39

December 10, 2018 9:07 PM Lenny Kravitz, Will Ferrell, other celebs at the 2018 CNN Heroes All-Star Gala

... Dr. Ricardo Pun-Chong for his tireless work helping families with young children who come into his hospital in Lima, Peru. He will receive $100,000 to keep his cause going and the title of CNN Hero of the Year for 2018. Many of the families who benefit from Pun-Chong's nonprofit, Inspira, must travel far from home to seek the best medical treatment 38

December 7, 2018 11:54 AM Students help save bus driver after collapse

ATKINSON, N.H. – Police say two elementary school students came to the rescue after their bus driver collapsed behind the wheel in New Hampshire. Authorities say 8-year-old Nolan Barry and 9-year-old Thomas MacKeen were among the five students onboard when their bus driver collapsed while slowly approaching a stop in Atkinson on Tuesday. Both boys ran to the front 47

November 16, 2018 11:46 PM Private funeral to be held for Stan Lee, more memorial plans in the works

Stan Lee, the comic book mastermind who changed the landscape of the superhero genre, has died at age 95. Lee revolutionized the comic world by creating Marvel Comics superheroes such as Spider-Man, The Fantastic Four and The Incredible Hulk. A small, private funeral has been held to mourn Marvel Comics mogul Stan Lee, and his company is making more plans 57

November 15, 2018 6:21 PM UK's May likens her Brexit resolve to cricketer Geoff Boycott

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May, who has vowed to see through her Brexit plan to the end, compared herself on Thursday to legendary English cricketer Geoffrey Boycott, noting that he was hard to get out even if his run-scoring was sometimes slow. Asked at a news conference whether she would be able to “deliver the runs” for Britain 39

November 9, 2018 4:06 PM Macron and May pay tribute to fallen fighters of the Somme

SOMME VALLEY, France (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron and British Prime Minister Theresa May laid a wreath at a memorial in the Somme valley on Friday, honoring fallen World War One soldiers on the eve of the centenary of the war’s end. The Somme Offensive, waged in 1916, was intended to hasten a victory for the allies against the German 42