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January 14, 2019 10:58 AM Kansas City Chiefs lineman rewards homeless man who got him out of bind with AFC title game tickets

FILE - In this Dec. 9, 2018, file photo, Kansas City Chiefs offensive tackle Jeff Allen during the first half of an NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Reed Hoffmann, File) A Kansas City Chiefs offensive lineman rewarded a homeless man Saturday who helped the player get his car out of the snow before his game against the Indianapolis Colts 212

December 25, 2018 6:44 PM GoFundMe refunds donors in alleged scam involving homeless vet, NJ couple

GoFundMe refunded more than $400,000 to 14,000 donors who believed they were helping a homeless veteran from Philadelphia — but later discovered it was an alleged scam concocted by a New Jersey couple. GoFundMe spokesman Bobby Whithorne said Tuesday refunds were issued to those who donated to the fund to help Johnny Bobbitt that was created by Katelyn 122

December 18, 2018 3:38 AM Free pizza and a win? Portuguese side FC Famalicao buy pizzas for away fans

Fans of Portuguese side FC Famalicao enjoyed a memorable evening on Monday after watching their team zip to the top of the table with a win, as well as enjoying an added bonus at half-time. Those Famalicao supporters who travelled to Academica to watch the 1-0 victory were rewarded with complimentary pizzas at the interval, all paid for and laid on by their 87

December 14, 2018 10:38 PM Homeless man involved in GoFundMe scam released on bail

Johnny Bobbitt stands during a hearing Burlington County Courthouse in Mt. Holly, N.J. on Friday Dec. 14, 2018. (David Swanson /The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP, Pool) The homeless man allegedly involved with a New Jersey couple in scamming GoFundMe donors of more than $400,000 has been released on bail, reports say. Johnny Bobbitt appeared in Burlington 98

December 13, 2018 11:21 AM Minnesota Vikings fan puts team's home stadium up for sale on Craigslist

The Vikings celebrate a touchdown at U.S. Bank Stadium. (Photo by Nick Wosika/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images) The Minnesota Vikings had a ton of expectations coming into the 2018 season after being one win away from a Super Bowl berth in January. This year, the team has largely been a disappointment -- and fans have taken notice. After Minnesota lost 21-7 on the road against 153

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 80

December 7, 2018 3:24 AM Florida mom, 88, reunited with daughter she thought had died in childbirth

An 88-year-old woman has been reunited with her daughter after believing that she had died in birth. A mother and daughter were reunited in Florida — 69 years after their separation — after an online DNA site reconnected the two. Genevieve Purinton, 88, gave birth to Connie Moultroup in 1949 when she was 18 years old, Fox 13 reported. Upon her daughter's 112

December 5, 2018 8:56 PM Architects build gingerbread city to whet appetite for design

LONDON (Reuters) - Architects swapped traditional building materials for sugar and spice to create an edible gingerbread city of the future at London’s V&A Museum, to show that urban planning can be fun, and tasty. The annual exhibition, which runs from Dec. 8 to Jan. 6, showcases buildings by architects, designers and engineers who had been asked to create 85

November 15, 2018 7:40 AM Homeless man, couple allegedly conspired to deceive GoFundMe funds: report

A New Jersey couple and a homeless Philadelphia man who were once the symbol of generosity in hard times allegedly conspired with each other to come up with a false story to earn GoFundMe donations and will now face charges, according to a complaint obtained by NBC 10 Philadelphia. The original story was this: Johnny Bobbitt, who was homeless, gave his last $20 to Kate McClure 108

October 26, 2018 1:09 PM Boston Red Sox star Mookie Betts praised for feeding homeless after World Series win

Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts celebrates after Game 2 of the World Series baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018, in Boston. The Red Sox won 4-2 to take a 2-0 lead in the series. (AP) Boston Red Sox star Mookie Betts has not only proven his heroics on the field, but off the field, too. After the team’s World Series Game 2 win to take a 2-0 lead over the Los Angeles 153