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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 122

December 24, 2018 2:01 PM Secret Santas: Charity buys and erases past-due medical debt

In this Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018 photo, Reagen Adair holds on to a RIP Medical Debt yellow envelope as she poses for a photo at her home in Murchison, Texas. The co-founders of RIP Medical Debt buy millions of dollars in past-due medical debt for pennies on the dollar. But instead of hounding people to pay, they send letters saying the debt is erased 86

December 19, 2018 4:00 PM Montenegro unveils monument of ex-Yugoslav communist leader Tito

PODGORICA, Montenegro (Reuters) - In a nostalgic homage to a now-defunct nation, a bronze statue of former Yugoslav leader Josip Broz Tito was unveiled on Wednesday in Montenegro’s capital Podgorica. Tito, who led former communist Yugoslavia from the end of World War Two until death in 1980, was criticized as a totalitarian dictator by some at home and abroad 33

December 16, 2018 3:03 PM 'Wreaths Across America' honors fallen vets at hundreds of locations in the US

At hundreds of ceremonies this weekend, Americans quietly paid their respects to those who served and lost their lives in the country's wars. "Wreaths Across America" is an annual December event that pays tribute to U.S. servicemembers. "We're here to honor the veterans. My father was a veteran, my grandfather and my great grandfather and we’re here to place 90

December 16, 2018 4:34 AM Redskins QB Alex Smith out of hospital after surgeries, infection

After spending four weeks in the hospital and enduring several surgeries on his broken right leg, Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith finally has been released -- with an encouraging prognosis, no less -- per league sources. There is some optimism, but hardly certainty, that Smith will be able to resume his NFL career, though the priority for now is simply 96

December 15, 2018 4:29 PM Trump joins Wreaths Across America in laying wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery

President Trump joined thousands of volunteers in the rain Saturday at Arlington National Cemetery to participate in the annual holiday wreath-laying event that pays tribute to those who served—and died-- in America’s wars. Trump made the unscheduled stop to the famous military ceremony about 2:15 p.m. ET, hours after the event began. Every December 66

December 10, 2018 10:15 PM U.S. veterans' hospitals often better than nearby alternatives

(Reuters Health) - - U.S. Veterans Administration (VA) hospitals may provide better quality care than other hospitals in many American communities, a U.S. study suggests. Researchers looked at 121 regional health care markets with at least one VA hospital and one non-VA facility. Altogether they assessed 135 VA hospitals and 2,988 non-VA hospitals using 101

December 6, 2018 2:01 PM Julius Peppers, Von Miller, Vernon Davis among 32 Man of Year finalists

NEW YORK -- Veterans Julius Peppers, Von Miller and Vernon Davis are among the 32 nominees announced Thursday for the NFL's Walter Payton Man of the Year award. Unlike in the past, when three finalists were selected before a recipient was chosen, one player from every NFL team is a finalist. All will be recognized and participate in NFL functions during 58

November 20, 2018 10:45 PM NJ to allocate $2.1M in aid for illegal immigrants facing deportation, governor says

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday that the Garden State would set aside more than $2 million to provide legal aid for low-income immigrants facing deportation. The first-year Democrat announced the allocation in the current fiscal year's budget hours before a federal judge barred the Trump administration from enforcing a recently enacted rule denying 163

November 9, 2018 9:15 PM 'Young Sheldon' Star Raking in $18,000 an Episode

"Young Sheldon" is one of the biggest shows on TV ... so it's no surprise its child stars are raking in the same kinda bucks as Hollywood veterans. The 'Big Bang Theory' spin-off is currently in its second season. Montana Jordan -- a 15-year-old -- who plays Georgie on the show is pulling in $18,200 for every episode of the new season. According to Jordan's 91