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Jeremih Taken Off Ventilator & Transferred Out of ICU After COVID-19 Health Scare

Jeremih is on the road to recovery after contracting COVID-19. The R&B singer’s family says he’s out of the ICU and has been transferred to a regular hospital room. “Jeremih has been transferred out of ICU,” his family said in a statement. “He will spend the rest of his recovery time in a regular hospital room. The true healing begins. Thank you all for your continued prayers and wishes.” The news comes after the 33-year-old’s agent revealed Thursday (Nov. 19) that he’d been taken off the ventil...
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It May Happen For You

I want a daily reminder that extraordinarily wonderful things are possible. That a good thing happened to a good man. That a town got a fine mayor. That there’s always hope.
Tags: Comics, Hope, Optimism, Memoir, Good News, Sam Richards, Festus Mo

Sydney Barber Makes History As First Black Woman to Serve As U.S. Naval Academy Brigade Commander

After a historic weekend that saw the first Black woman becoming elected vice president of the United States comes news that a Black woman named Sydney Barber will serve as U.S. Naval Academy Brigade Commander for the first time ever. Via USA Today: Midshipman 1st Class Sydney Barber will be the first Black woman to serve as brigade commander at the U.S. Naval Academy, officials announced Monday. Barber will hold the highest leadership position within the brigade for the spring semester, the 16t...
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Behold, the world's first mobile bowling alley

Luxury Strike Bowling is the brainchild of Michigan entrepreneur Terence Jackson, Jr. His dream of opening a mobile bowling alley and lounge came true this June, despite the pandemic. His high-tech two-lane alley is housed inside a 53-foot trailer. Detroit News: Jackson, 34, said the design was years in the making. — Read the rest
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Can You Celebrate Your Personal Wins in Such a Shitty Year?

So far, 2020 has been a never-ending cycle of bad headlines and distressing news articles, the next arriving before you’ve even had a chance to process the one before it. Whether it’s an alert about another instance of police violence, an update on spiking cases of COVID-19, or the ceaseless tumult of presidential …Read more...
Tags: Success, Lifehacks, Good News, Covid 19

Official Animaniacs trailer

Aside from a viable COVID-19 vaccine made free to everyone, this is exactly the news that 2020 needs! Following on from the recent Jurassic Park-themed teaser, Hulu put out a full trailer for the forthcoming return of Animaniacs.
Tags: Video, News, Hulu, Good News, Animaniacs, Hellooooooooo nurse

Dog trapped in 30-foot hole lured out with beef jerky (he's safe now!)

There's a 7-mile (11-kilometer) trail in North Carolina named "Sinkhole Trail" for a large sinkhole situated along a ridge there. A group of mountain bikers on that trail recently noticed a dog trapped 30 feet (9 meters) down in that sinkhole. The bikers cleverly used some beef jerky and some straps to lift the trapped…
Tags: Post, News, Dogs, Animals, Pets, North Carolina, Aww, Good News

Dog lost on South Carolina highway found 600 miles away in Miami

Belle the dog jumped out of a car window on a South Carolina highway, to the horror of humans involved. Belle was found two weeks later, about 600 miles (966 kilometers) away in Miami, Florida, says the owner's son. From the Associated Press: The dog named Belle escaped from the moving car near Charleston on July 15, according to Tim Whitfield, whose 90-year-old mother owns Belle. Whitfield put out a call for help on Facebook at the time and said that he bought the puppy for his mother after...
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Tax Amazon's Successor Passed Seattle's City Council, and You Can Already Guess What It Does

Unemployment in the US is still over 11%, and yet during this economic crisis, Jeff Bezos has added an astonishing $56.7 billion to his already colossal fortune. If ever there was a time to redistribute some of that wealth, it’s now, and it seems that experiment in equity will begin in Seattle. Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Science, US, City Council, Jeff Bezos, Seattle, Good News, Jumpstart, Kshama Sawant, Seattle Read, Covid 19

Atlanta Cops Fired After Video Showed Them Using “Excessive Force” While Arresting HBCU Students

Two Atlanta Police Department officers have been fired after video showed them using “excessive force” while arresting a pair of HBCU students amid protests in the city Saturday night, according to ATL Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms. Mayor Bottoms said during a news conference Sunday (May 30) the firing came after officials reviewed body cam footage, which confirmed “the use of excessive force” in the violent arrest that aired on live television. Bottoms said five officers in total were involved in ...
Tags: Videos, Crime, News, Fired, Atlanta, Georgia, Jazz, Police Brutality, Apd, Good News, Morehouse College, Spelman, Atlanta Police Department, Atlanta Police, ATL Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Mayor Bottoms, Taniyah Pilgrim

68-Year-Old Nigerian Woman Gives Birth to Twins, Becomes First-Time Parent With 77-Year-Old Husband

A Nigerian woman has given birth to miracle twins; the miracle being that the first-time mother is 68 years old and her husband is in his seventies! Margaret Adenuga gave birth to a boy and a girl at 37 weeks via caesarian section earlier this month after her fourth round of IVF treatments. Margaret and husband Noah Adenuga—who married in 1974—never gave up on their desire to become parents after 43 years of trying, despite the three failed rounds of IVF and the many doctors that warned of the d...
Tags: News, World news, Bbc, Cnn, Noah, Daily Mail, Jazz, Miracles, Twins, Good News, Margaret, Human Interest, LUTH, Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Margaret Adenuga, Noah Adenuga

El Chapo’s Daughter & Mexican Cartels Distribute Coronavirus Aid Packages to the Elderly

A daughter of notorious kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzmán is doing her part to help elderly people in Guadalajara, Mexico who have been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. Photos and video footage surfaced this week showing Alejandrina Giselle Guzmán and employees from her clothing brand “El Chapo 701” packing boxes with food, masks, hand soaps and other supplies. Guzmán and her workers later visited various poor neighborhoods throughout Guadalajara to deliver the coronavirus aid packages, whi...
Tags: Videos, News, Mexico, Charity, World news, Jazz, Good News, Guadalajara, Forbes, El Chapo, Guzman, Joaquin El Chapo Guzman, Guadalajara Mexico, Coronavirus, COVID-19, COVID

House Democrats Propose Bill That Will Give Americans $2,000 Per Month During Coronavirus Pandemic

As United States citizens continue to deal with the devastating impacts to jobs and the economy amid the global coronavirus pandemic, a pair of House Democrats are proposing a bill that will put money in the pockets of Americans on a monthly basis. The proposed legislation, which is called the Emergency Money for the People Act, would make sure Americans receive $2,000 per month until employment is returned to normal, pre-pandemic levels. On Wednesday (Apr. 15), 80 million Americans were expecte...
Tags: Politics, Money, News, Congress, California, Democrats, United States, House, House Of Representatives, Jazz, Good News, Ryan, Tim Ryan, Khanna, Ro Khanna, Venmo Zelle

9-year-old girl given big "Hamilton" surprise in Zoom, thanks to John Krasinski and friends

ICYMI, Actor John Krasinski has a new web show made up entirely of positive news stories aptly called, Some Good News. It's resonating with folks, its first episode came out a week ago and already has 13M views. Episode 2 dropped Sunday and included a big surprise for Aubrey, a 9-year-old girl who missed out on going to see Hamilton for her birthday because of the coronavirus situation. I won't spoil it, but it's a lot of fun and totally 100% heartwarming. I may have cried. screengrab via Som...
Tags: Post, Video, News, Surprise, Emily Blunt, Good News, Hamilton, John Krasinski, Aubrey, Happy Mutant, Positive Deviant, Some Good News With John Krasinski, Zoom-Bomb

Man Survives Spanish Flu, Great Depression, WWII & Now COVID-19 Just in Time for His 104th Birthday

In the midst of all the madness surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the world received some much needed good news on Wednesday (Apr. 1). A WWII veteran who had been diagnosed with the deadly virus has apparently recovered, and just in time to celebrate his 104th birthday. William Lapschies—a resident at the Edward C. Allworth Oregon Veterans’ Home in Lebanon, Oregon—was diagnosed with coronavirus in March along with 14 other residents, reports indicate. While two of the affected have since passed...
Tags: Videos, News, Wow, Jazz, Elderly, Bill, Good News, Brown, Jim Brown, Human Interest, Lebanon Oregon, Coronavirus, COVID-19, William Lapschies, Edward C Allworth Oregon Veterans Home, Lapschies

WNBA Star Maya Moore Helps Overturn Conviction of Man Falsely Imprisoned for Over 20 Years

Maya Moore has consistently been one of the best players in the WNBA, earning the Rookie of the Year title back in 2011, four WNBA championships, and two Olympic gold medals. However, these days she’s making an even bigger impact off the court by fighting for criminal justice reform. Specifically, the 30-year-old star of the Minnesota Lynx has been fighting to overturn the guilty verdict of 39-year-old Jonathan Irons, who has been behind bars since 1997 after being convicted of burglarizing a ho...
Tags: Crime, News, Sports, Green, Missouri, Pop Culture, Jazz, Irons, Good News, WNBA, Amos, Moore, Jefferson City, Maya Moore, Minnesota Lynx, Daniel Green

This 'foster mom' bear is raising a cub saved by a dog

An orphaned black bear cub has been placed with a substitute bear mom this week after the little baby bear was saved by a family dog, and tenderly brought to safety. The amazing images of the rescued black bear cub in this post are from the Wildlife Center of Virginia, you can donate to them here. Meet Black Bear cub #20-0084. From the Wildlife Center of Virginia: On February 6, an infant male Black Bear cub was admitted to the Wildlife Center. The cub was found the evening before in Wash...
Tags: Post, News, Cute, Bears, Aww, Good News, Wonderful Creatures, Washington County, Southwest Virginia, Best Friends, Animal Friends, Bear Cubs, DGIF, Wildlife Center of Virginia, Craig County, Bassinger

Firefighters Save Australia's Endangered 'Dinosaur Trees' From Raging Bushfires

The Wollemi Pines in Australia are like nothing else in the world. These so-called “dinosaur trees” live in northwest Sydney, and they were extremely close to being burned over and lost forever. In a rare victory among all the Very Sad News coming out of the Australian bushfires, the New South Wales Rural Fire Service…Read more...
Tags: Science, Australia, New South Wales, Sydney, Good News, Bush Fires, Wollemi pines, Dinosaur Trees

Listen Up

A posthumous single from Mac Miller, a live performance by Mykki Blanco, magnetic folk-pop melodies and more new music this week Albon: Big Sur Theme The warm, folk-pop melody of LA-based singer-songwriter Albon’s “Big Sur Theme” evokes sun rays on the mountainous strip of Californian coast. Albon (aka Alexander B Lappin) wrote the song on a trip through the area and took inspiration from the …
Tags: Design, La, Music Videos, Rock, Pop, Hip-hop, Indie, Jazz, Rb, Spoken word, Good News, Listenup, New Music, Mac Miller, Mykki Blanco, Agnes Obel

The 5 Best Songs of the Week, from Thoughtful Mac Miller to ‘Vulnerable’ Selena Gomez

This week, Mac Miller‘s estate releases his first posthumous track, the introspective and beautiful “Good News.” Selena Gomez comes back with her first album in five years, the slick Rare. Normani and Megan Thee Stallion team up to have fun on “Diamonds” off the Birds of Prey soundtrack. Indie-pop band Beach Bunny recall fun-loving days on “Cloud 9.” And Nathaniel Rateliff takes a solo turn, showing off his balladic side on “And It’s Still Alright.” “Good News,” Mac Miller “Th...
Tags: Uncategorized, Music

25 Reasons to Praise God This Christmas

Are you ready for some good-news stories before we celebrate the ultimate Good News of Jesus’ birth? You won’t want to miss these beautiful snapshots of the amazing work God is doing through sponsors and the local church around the world. Read the full article: 25 Reasons to Praise God This Christmas
Tags: Asia, Africa, Religion, Christmas, South America, Jesus, Best Of, Central America, Good News, Caribbean, Child Sponsorship, What We Do, What You Can Do

South Carolina Woman Bites Off Sex Offender’s Penis & Stabs Him With His Own Knife During Rape Attempt

A South Carolina woman did exactly what needed to be done after she was kidnapped at knifepoint by a convicted sex offender who tried to rape her. According to an incident report from the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office obtained by WSPA News, the woman told police that on August 8th, she was waiting in the parking lot of a Motel 6 to be picked up by a man she met online when she saw 61-year-old Dennis Slaton. After motioning for Slaton to pull his pickup truck over, the woman said she got int...
Tags: Crime, Sexual Assault, Georgia, Sex Offenders, Rape, Jazz, South Carolina, Good News, Motel, Waffle House, Greenville News, WSPA, Slaton, Greenville County Sheriff s Office, That's What You Get, WSPA News

Lyft is Offering FREE Rides to Job Interviews & Up to First 3 Weeks of Employment

Lyft is doing its part to help impoverished communities with their new Jobs Access Program by offering free rides to and from job interviews. And as an added bonus, if you get the job, you will be able to score free rides to your new place of employment for up to three weeks! Lyft, citing a recent Oxford study, says one of the biggest obstacles in escaping poverty is commuting time. “For the unemployed, reliable transportation to a job interview or to the first few weeks of work can mean the dif...
Tags: Lyft, News, Charity, Jazz, Good News, Restoring Faith In Humanity

Putting on the Sandals of the Gospel (Ephesians 6:15)

In Ephesians 6:15, Paul instructs Christians to “shod your feet with the preparation of the gospel of peace.” This is another piece of the armor of God, even though Paul doesn’t specifically mention a piece of armor. Since he writes about having something on our feet, he is clearly referring to the sandals that Roman soldiers wore into battle. So Ephesians 6:15 is referring to the Sandals of the Gospel. And as we did with the belt of truth and breastplate of righteousness, we will consider the s...
Tags: Z, Peace, Jesus, God, Sin, John, Christ, Good News, Gospel, Jesus Christ, Spiritual Warfare, Peter, PAUL, Ephesians, Jesus Paul, One Verse

VIDEO: Missing dog found 12 years later and 1,000 miles away is reunited with overjoyed owner

A beloved dog that was lost in 2007 has been found -- over one thousand miles away from home, in Pittsburgh, PA. After being lost for 12 years, Dutchess finally met her owner again, and Humane Animal Rescue captured the moment on video. The toy fox terrier disappeared from their south Florida home in 2007, says Humane Animal Rescue, and Dutchess was discovered under a shed on Monday. The 14 year old senior dog was hungry, shaking, and needed some grooming. The person who found the dog took...
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Missing New Jersey Teen Aviana Weaver Found Safe & Sound in Philadelphia

The missing New Jersey teen whose mother suspected she may have fallen prey to human trafficking has been found safe and sound, concluding a frantic search that lasted nearly two weeks. 17-year-old Aviana Weaver vanished without a trace from her home in Mount Holly, New Jersey after she was last seen on September 11th to go visit a friend, her mother, Angela Scarlett said. Scarlett, after discovering photos of Weaver on human trafficking websites, believed her daughter was in danger and being he...
Tags: Crime, News, New Jersey, Jazz, Philadelphia, Good News, Trending, Missing Persons, Philly, Burlington County, Weaver, Scarlett, Mount Holly New Jersey, Aviana, Missing Persons Found, Aviana Weaver

'Mueller' the Golden retriever is now mayor of this Southern California town

Maximus Mighty-Dog Mueller II, aka Max, or Mueller, has been the mayor of the Southern California town of Idyllwild since 2014. "They just put a smile on people's faces and they create a lot of happiness," said their human and Chief of Staff, Phyllis Mueller. "He knows he's the mayor," Phyllis Mueller says. "He poses on command." From ABC News: The town, which is non-incorporated, has has been electing canines for its highest office since 2012. Nonprofit Idyllwild Animal Rescue Friends sponsor...
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WATCH: Chick-fil-A Customers Jump Through Drive-Thru Window to Escape Tornado

I love Chick-fil-A and I will fight anybody who doesn’t. I don’t care who you are. My mom. A random stranger on the street. My parole officer. ANYBODY can get it when it comes to Chick-Fil-A. Periodt. And why do I love Chick-fil-A so much, you ask? Let’s talk about the fact that the chicken tastes like God went into the kitchen and personally fried it himself. Let’s discuss the “out of this world” customer service and hospitality that makes you feel important even when you’re a fat, lazy bum ...
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Look at God! Billionaire Morehouse Commencement Speaker to Pay Off Student Loans for Class of 2019

Morehouse College Class of 2019 will walk away from college 100% debt free … thanks to a promise from a VERY wealthy man who delivered their commencement speech Sunday (May 19).Billionaire investor Robert F. Smith, who received an honorary doctorate at Morehouse College’s Sunday morning graduation exercises, surprised the nearly 400 graduating seniors by pledging to pay the student loan debt of EVERY SINGLE ONE OF THEM. “On behalf of the eight generations of my family who have been in this coun...
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Teens Stranded at Sea for Hours Prayed to God for Help & Were Rescued by a Boat Named “Amen”

Two Florida teenagers are thanking God for answering their prayers after a boat named “Amen” rescued them after they were stranded in the middle of the ocean.High school seniors Tyler Smith and Heather Brown were with a group of their classmates from Christ’s Church Academy when everyone went to Vilano Beach to celebrate senior skip day on April 18th.Smith and Brown, who’ve been friends since they were 8 years old, separated from the group and spotted an island nearby.When they tried to make a s...
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