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An Oasis of Care for People With Intellectual Disabilities

By Dan Barry, New York Times LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A mother needs to get her son out the door. Thick white socks cover his contorted feet, a coat drapes his … Continue reading

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In India, A Cafe For Acid Attack Survivors Serves Pure Courage

By by Aletta AndrePortalKBR/Worldcrunch AGRA — Geeta, along with her two baby daughters, was attacked by her husband, who was drunk and angry because they didn’t have a son. “We were … Continue reading

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Sheriff with a heart of gold treats boy, nine, to the hunting trip of a lifetime – after the boy mistakenly sent an adorable letter to the wrong state

A 9-year-old Pennsylvania boy got the hunting trip of a lifetime after mistakenly writing to writing to a sheriff 600 miles away in South Carolina. Alex Collins’ mother saw a Facebook post … Continue reading

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Basma Hameed creates booming business tattooing scars

Samira Omar pushes back her headscarf to reveal burn scars that swirl along her face and neck. Her hands are also dotted with colourless patches where her skin was scorched. … Continue reading

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Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning tracks down fans

It was a little weird to get a call from an Alaskan state trooper. It was even weirder when the officer asked if she had written a letter to Denver … Continue reading

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What Happens When Low Wage Workers Suddenly Get a Living Wage?

In October of last year, the union for the employees working at Resorts World Casino, one of the most successful casinos in the country [PDF], struck a deal that effectively … Continue reading

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