Joe Biden announces 2020 run for president

From USA TODAY. Joe Biden says, “If we give Donald Trump eight years in the White House, he will forever and fundamentally alter the character of this nation.” Now Joe Biden is officially in the race for president. His long-awaited answer to the biggest political question in the country the past few months ended on…

Baby Owl Falls Out of Tree and Gets Safe, New Nest | Animalkind

From USA TODAY. This team of animal rescuers build a new nest for this owl family after one of the baby owls fall from the nest. ****************************************************************** Check out more Animalkind stories?! Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://bit.ly/2wzxfTv Like us on Facebook: http://bit.ly/2wzmKzM Follow us on Twitter: http://bit.ly/2wzjO63 Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2wznqVQ

200 Porcupine Needles Removed From Dog’s Face | Animalkind

From USA TODAY. This police dog was hot on the heels of a bad guy when he ran into a different type of bad guy: A prickly porcupine. ****************************************************************** Check out more Animalkind stories?! Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://bit.ly/2wzxfTv Like us on Facebook: http://bit.ly/2wzmKzM Follow us on Twitter: http://bit.ly/2wzjO63 Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2wznqVQ

Kids’ Heartbeats Provide Percussion For Special Songs | Humankind

From USA TODAY. Matthew Myers has a very special song made just for him for undergoing a heart transplant. The music therapist at C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital is creating music using actual patients’ heartbeats as the percussion. Take a listen. ************************************************************ Want even more heartwarming stories?! Subscribe to Humankind’s YouTube channel: http://bit.ly/1IrNzUN Like Humankind on…

Creative ways college students are cheating on tests

From USA TODAY. University administrators say they’re catching more students cheating, both because of increased enrollment and better technology to catch cheaters. No matter how strange the method, students’ motivation is mundane: trying to get better grades in a competitive environment where money is sometimes on the line, either in the form of grade-dependent scholarships…

NFL Player Changes Tire For Teacher Stranded On Road | Humankind

From USA TODAY. A school teacher was stranded on the side of the road with a flat tire. She wasn’t expecting one of her former students turned NFL star to be the one to stop. ************************************************************ Want even more heartwarming stories?! Subscribe to Humankind’s YouTube channel: http://bit.ly/1IrNzUN Like Humankind on Facebook: http://bit.ly/fbhkvids Follow us on…

The first ‘Marsquake’ was detected by NASA

From USA TODAY. The first “Mars quake” has been detected, NASA announced Tuesday. The finding “officially kicks off a new field: Martian seismology!,” said Bruce Banerdt of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. NASA said this is the first trembling that appears to have come from inside the planet, as opposed to being caused by forces above…

Sen. Maureen Walsh to shadow nurse after saying nurses ‘play cards’ on the job

From USA TODAY. Washington state Sen. Maureen Walsh apologized after receiving backlash for stating that nurses “probably play cards” for much of their day. For more on this story: https://bit.ly/2W3Zoez Do you like what you see? Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh Like USA TODAY on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/usatoday Follow USA TODAY on Twitter: https://twitter.com/USATODAY

Ariana Grande freaks out over Jim Carrey’s heartfelt message to her

From USA TODAY. Ariana Grande said she “couldn’t breathe” when Jim Carrey tweeted a heartfelt response to the singer about depression. For more on this story: https://bit.ly/2W2ZMtF Do you like what you see? Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh Like USA TODAY on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/usatoday Follow USA TODAY on Twitter: https://twitter.com/USATODAY

Police Officer Makes Emotional Final Radio Call | Humankind

From USA TODAY. This police officer dad and his daughter share a special moment during his final sign-off call after 25-years of service. ************************************************************ Want even more heartwarming stories?! Subscribe to Humankind’s YouTube channel: http://bit.ly/1IrNzUN Like Humankind on Facebook: http://bit.ly/fbhkvids Follow us on Twitter: http://bit.ly/2NphXtD Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2Nm8uTP

Blind Veterans Kayak Through Grand Canyon | Militarykind

From USA TODAY. Just like on the battlefield, these veterans rely on each other for survival. They kayak with a purpose; to light each others’ way. ************************************************************ Check out more Militarykind stories?! Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2x7uYN7 Like us on Facebook: http://bit.ly/2p3eTo0 Follow us on Twitter: http://bit.ly/2x48nlI Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2Oe7zBh

Heart Transplant Patient’s Joyful Return To School | Humankind

From USA TODAY. With a huge smile on his face and outstretched arms, this teen couldn’t wait to go back to school. ************************************************************ Want even more heartwarming stories?! Subscribe to Humankind’s YouTube channel: http://bit.ly/1IrNzUN Like Humankind on Facebook: http://bit.ly/fbhkvids Follow us on Twitter: http://bit.ly/2NphXtD Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2Nm8uTP