Syndicated Local – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – How do you say “thank you” to a World War II hero who helped change the course of the world? In Fort Worth, you…

By Erica Thompson, The Columbus Dispatch The word hospitality often is associated with industry standards for luxurious hotels, restaurants and nightlife. But the volunteers of the faith-based nonprofit, Safe Families for Children, embrace a much…

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe moment police rescued Tyson Steele A man has been rescued after surviving more than three weeks in the Alaskan wilderness with little food and shelter. State…

  Linda Herring holds the resolution from the Johnson County Board of Supervisors honoring her for fostering more than 600 children. Linda Herring always wanted a big family. But she never imagined that she would…

Jason Duaine Hahn A long-lost VHS tape of a baby taking his first steps was recovered by a determined stranger inside a thrift store VCR and then remarkably returned to the family. Jim McKay of…

By Cathy Free Good News © John Hansen/John Hansen and John Hansen/John Hansen Chase Hansen gets to know Cody, a homeless Salt Lake County man, over pizza in December 2018. (John Hansen) Chase Hansen was…

Elizabeth DePompei, Indianapolis Star   © Grace Hollars/IndyStar Dawn Gilliam is wheeled out to the lobby with Jason Tello for an interview with media at Ascension St. Vincent Carmel Hospital at 13500 N. Meridian St., in…

Bindi Irwin and her family are working around the clock to help thousands of animals affected by devastating wildfires ravaging Australia. Irwin — the daughter of famed wildlife conservationist Steve Irwin, who gained popularity through his TV series "The…

A man who had been missing at the Grand Canyon for 11 days has been found alive, according to National Park Service officials. Martin Edward O'Connor, a 58-year-old from La Porte, Texas, was located Thursday…

Steve Helling Greyhound Bus Lines is continuing its partnership with the National Runaway Safeline to reunite families by giving endangered children a free bus ticket home. According to a press release from the National Runaway Safeline (NRS),…

A kind-hearted shopper at a Maryland mall is being praised for her extraordinary act of generosity after dropping thousands of dollars worth of Tiffany & Co jewelry into a Salvation Army red kettle. Capt. Ryan…

  Benjamin VanHoose One hard-working waitress’ financial burden was eased thanks to a pair of generous customers and their four-figure Christmas gift. Lynette Baio of Clearwater, Florida, worked a Christmas Eve shift at Speggtacular, the…

A Vermont student is helping to pay his classmates’ unpaid lunch bills this Christmas season. © Provided by WPTZ Plattsburgh-Burlington GET THE LATEST: Download the MyNBC5 app Justin Sears launched a GoFundMe page with help from his parents…

By Elizabeth Wolfe and Scottie Andrew, CNN   As he prepared to host his family for Christmas, Michael Rosenbrock loaded up his shopping cart with all the holiday feast fixings: Ham, stuffing, tasty treats and…

Wilton Jackson, Mississippi Clarion Ledger Barbara Gauntt/Clarion Ledger Teresa Renkenberger of Flowood, Miss., describes the inspiration for her Shower Power Mobile Shower Unit for the homeless. Kevin Poe, of Florence, background, converted the food truck to…