News for the Soul After being best friends for 17 years, these two women just found out they’re actually sisters image

After being best friends for 17 years, these two women just found out they’re actually sisters

Last Update: March 15, 2020 at 4:58 pm

Source: CNN Date:  March 13/20   After being best friends for 17 years, these two women just found out they’re actually sisters   Best friends Ashley Thomas and Latoya Wimberly have a lot in common. As children, they had identical gaps in their front teeth, high cheek bones and the same complexion. They even wore Read More

News for the Soul Today is 02/02/2020 — the first global palindrome day in 909 years image

Today is 02/02/2020 — the first global palindrome day in 909 years

Last Update: February 2, 2020 at 4:41 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:  Feb. 2, 2020   [02/02/2020]   Today is 02/02/2020 — the first global palindrome day in 909 years London (CNN) Today is a very special occasion — the date is a palindrome, meaning it is the same when read forwards and backwards. It is February 2, 2020, or 02/02/2020, in both the MM/DD/YYYY format and Read More

News for the Soul An Italian restaurant in Australia made a 300-foot pizza to raise funds for firefighters image

An Italian restaurant in Australia made a 300-foot pizza to raise funds for firefighters

Last Update: January 25, 2020 at 4:24 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:  1/25/2020   An Italian restaurant in Australia made a 300-foot pizza to raise funds for firefighters brother and sister proved one size doesn’t have to fit all when it comes to raising money for embattled firefighters in Australia: Their restaurant created a 103-meter long Margherita pizza that was gobbled up for charity. Read More

News for the Soul A man bought 100 generators to help the Bahamas. They’re being delivered by boat image

A man bought 100 generators to help the Bahamas. They’re being delivered by boat

Last Update: September 8, 2019 at 12:58 pm

Source:  CNN Date:  Sept. 7, 2019   A man bought 100 generators to help the Bahamas. They’re being delivered by boat A man walked into a Costco in Florida and left with 100 generators, all of which are heading to The Bahamas. His receipt read $49,285.70 and most of that came from paying $450 a Read More

News for the Soul He jumped off the Golden Gate Bridge and survived. Now, he’s seeing his wish for a safety net come true image

He jumped off the Golden Gate Bridge and survived. Now, he’s seeing his wish for a safety net come true

Last Update: August 14, 2019 at 4:21 pm

DATE: August 2019 SOURCE:  CNN   He jumped off the Golden Gate Bridge and survived. Now, he’s seeing his wish for a safety net come true “Jump.” That’s the word Kevin Hines heard in his head on September 25, 2000, as he stood on the Golden Gate Bridge. In the midst of a struggle with Read More

News for the Soul ‘You are braver than you think’ — Anonymous Post-it notes bring uplifting messages to Dayton image

‘You are braver than you think’ — Anonymous Post-it notes bring uplifting messages to Dayton

Last Update: August 13, 2019 at 4:26 pm

Source:  CNN Date:  August 13, 2019   ‘You are braver than you think’ — Anonymous Post-it notes bring uplifting messages to Dayton Someone is leaving colorful, encouraging notes in Dayton’s popular nightclub district, not far from the memorial that has sprung up for the victims of Sunday’s mass shooting. They are handwritten on Post-it notes Read More

News for the Soul He has mowed lawns for free in all 50 states five times. This time it was for veterans. image

He has mowed lawns for free in all 50 states five times. This time it was for veterans.

Last Update: June 15, 2019 at 12:59 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:  June 2019   He has mowed lawns for free in all 50 states five times. This time it was for veterans.   Have you been to all 50 states before? What about five times? Rodney Smith Jr. is finishing his fifth “tour” of the United States helping people in need, such as Read More

News for the Soul Ohio teen loses more than 100 pounds while walking to school every day image

Ohio teen loses more than 100 pounds while walking to school every day

Last Update: May 18, 2019 at 4:20 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:   May 19, 2019   Ohio teen loses more than 100 pounds while walking to school every day   Two years ago, Michael Watson was in a rut. The 6-foot-4 inch teen weighed 335 pounds and was often bullied about his weight. “My self-confidence was zero,” Watson, who turns 18 on Wednesday, told Read More

News for the Soul She learned to fly a plane with just her feet. Now, Jessica Cox is inspiring women in aviation around the world image

She learned to fly a plane with just her feet. Now, Jessica Cox is inspiring women in aviation around the world

Last Update: May 18, 2019 at 4:15 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:  May 18, 2019 She learned to fly a plane with just her feet. Now, Jessica Cox is inspiring women in aviation around the world   It’s natural for pilot Jessica Cox to place her right foot on the yoke and her left foot on the throttle right before she’s cleared for takeoff. Read More

News for the Soul A woman took a picture of three Irish men in Times Square. It took Twitter only an hour to track the lads down. image

A woman took a picture of three Irish men in Times Square. It took Twitter only an hour to track the lads down.

Last Update: May 18, 2019 at 4:07 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:  May 18, 2019   A woman took a picture of three Irish men in Times Square. It took Twitter only an hour to track the lads down. Christina Boniello was strolling through Times Square earlier this month when a group of three men with Irish accents asked her to snap a photo Read More