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Toy Company Turns Children’s Adorable Drawings Into Plushies [Video]

A company has been turning kids’ drawings into one-of-a-kind stuffed toys. From an idea written on a paper napkin in 2013, it has now converted 200,000 drawings into huggable toys. The company has also...

Kitten Chooses His Rescuer To Be His Dad

A post on Facebook alerted fireman Tyson Hood to a kitten that got trapped in a storm drain. He volunteered to rescue the cat and ended up being its chosen human. Tyson and the...
Local business gives new van to family who lost daughter and properties in fire

Local business gives new van to family who lost daughter and properties to fire

Ladarrell Brown and Asia Summers lost their daughter and properties to a fire last month. A local automotive repair shop decided to help them rebuild by giving them a new minivan. The company, which...

Win a weekend holiday with your dog by sending your best dog-friendly travel tip!

Baymont by Wyndham is sponsoring a search for the best pup-friendly travel advice. Ten winners will receive a free weekend stay at any Wyndham Rewards hotel of their choice.  The winners will be announced...

“Happy accident”gives man with missing teeth a brand new smile

A man with missing teeth hit the car of a dental implant sales rep.  The sales rep decided to help the man get his teeth fixed. With the help of an implant surgeon, the...

Airbnb raises more than $40 million for Ukrainian refugees

Airbnb and its community have raised $40 million for Ukrainians. Earlier this month, people from across the world booked in Ukrainian cities without the intention of checking in. Many Airbnb hosts in the U.S...

Car dealer gives scammed teen new car after another dealer repoed ride he paid in cash

A 16-year-old boy paid nearly $10,000 in cash for a car that was later reposessed by the owner. Jonathan Fredericks worked for a year to save money to buy a car but was later...

Bakery feeds stranded motorists on I-95 during snowstorm

A Maryland couple was among the hundreds of people stranded overnight on Interstate 95 in Virginia, tired, cold and hungry. When 23-year-old Casey Noe noticed a bread truck among the stopped vehicles, she decided to reach...

Tyson Foods is going to pay its frontline workers $50 million in year-end bonuses

Tyson Foods will give out roughly $50 million in year-end bonuses to its frontline and hourly workers. The meatpacking company will distribute the bonuses starting this month. About 86,000 eligible Tyson workers will get the...

Spanx CEO gives all employees $10,000 cash plus first-class plane tickets [Video]

Spanx’s CEO Sara Blakely is probably going down in history as one of the year’s best bosses ever. Sara surprised all of her employees with two first-class plane tickets to travel anywhere in the world....