Tag: Good News

Homeless Man’s Unbelievable Transformation Into “Hipster” Makes Him Burst Into Tears
17 Mar

Homeless Man’s Unbelievable Transformation Into “Hipster” Makes Him Burst Into Tears

Good News Homepage featured homeless before and after homeless man homeless man becomes hipster 17th of March 2017

When this homeless man in Spain was graciously given a makeover by a local salon, he also got a new lease on life. With the help of some scissors, hair dye, and a spiffy new outfit, Jose Antonio went from scruffy street dweller to classy hipster, and could hardly recognise himself afterwards.

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3000-Year-Old Pharaoh Ramses II Statue Found In Cairo Slum, And It’s “One Of The Most Important Discoveries Ever”
10 Mar

3000-Year-Old Pharaoh Ramses II Statue Found In Cairo Slum, And It’s “One Of The Most Important Discoveries Ever”

Good News History Homepage featured Cairo Egypt 10th of March 2017

A team of German and Egyptian archaeologists made a colossal discovery on March 9th - literally and figuratively. Parts of a massive, 3000-year-old statue, which is believed to depict the legendary Pharaoh Ramses II, were found buried in the Cairo slum of Matariya. The findings tell an ancient story of the world's origins, and could start a new chapter for Egypt.

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Bride’s Dad Refuses To Walk Her Down The Aisle At Her Same-Sex Wedding, So Her Boss Walks Her Instead
08 Mar

Bride’s Dad Refuses To Walk Her Down The Aisle At Her Same-Sex Wedding, So Her Boss Walks Her Instead

Good News Homepage featured Social Issues CEO walks employee down the aisle gay marriage 8th of March 2017

When Jennifer, a Taiwanese HSBC employee, decided to marry her girlfriend, her homophobic parents refused to attend the wedding and cut off contact with her. Though she feared disapproval at work, her boss responded kindly - by walking her down the aisle instead of her father.

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Can You Believe She’s 98 Years Old?
23 Feb

Can You Believe She’s 98 Years Old?

Good News Homepage featured Video grandma does yoga grandma yoga 23rd of February 2017

According to the Guinness World Records, Tao Porchon-Lynch is the "Oldest Yoga Teacher" in the world. Tao discovered yoga in 1926 when she was eight years old: "I thought it was a game," she recalls "I saw a group of boys on the beach making beautiful shapes. When I told my aunt, she said: 'That's yoga. It's unladylike.' I said: 'If boys can do it, so can I.'" It quickly became her biggest passion. Now, 98, she still teaches six to eight classes a week.

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Baby Hears Mom For The First Time After Receiving Hearing Aids, And His Reaction Will Melt Your Heart
20 Feb

Baby Hears Mom For The First Time After Receiving Hearing Aids, And His Reaction Will Melt Your Heart

Good News Homepage featured baby hears first time cmv baby deaf baby 20th of February 2017

Little Matthew Swetnam was born with congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) and has started life with a lot of problems. Not only does he suffer from hepatitis and brain cysts, he is also deaf. On the 4th of August 2016, however, the University of Colorado Hospital gave Matthew an incredible gift when they fitted him with hearing aids at 4 months old.

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