Iridescent rainbow captured after storm: "Sky that touched my heart"
A woman who lives in Florida recently witnessed a different kind of rainbow. It was right after a thunderstorm, and her view showed her one of the rare "rainbows on fire." While the unusual sight certainly made her pause, the iridescent effect was unique, so she decided to post the photo on social media and share the special view with everyone.Read full story
Man finds "Frankenstone" diamond in Arkansas dirt
People can sift through pay dirt using a set of screens at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas. When immersed in water, the finer materials wash away, and coarser rocks caught in the metal mesh become visible. Sometimes, diamonds come to light.Read full story
Couple gets married 4 months after first date, stays together 62 years: "Faith in each other"
A couple from Florida in their eighties who met on a blind date has been together for over six decades. They got engaged two weeks after that date, and the wedding was four months later. Their love story started in their early 20s and has brought them through hard and happy times, always by each other's side no matter what happens.Read full story
Men find 180-million-year-old jaws and teeth from sea reptile: The Ichthyosaur
A pair of friends who usually look for fossils uncovered a significant discovery that's been 180 million years in the making. The two men were searching the glacial till that makes up England's eastern coastal cliffs when they stumbled upon the unique find.Read full story
First-time dig of King Arthur's tomb begins
A connection between Arthur's Stone and the ruler of Camelot was proposed before the 13th century. As legend holds, the 5000-year-old tomb holds strong connections to King Arthur.Read full story
Woman welcomes 10 kids after miscarriages: "My highest meaning is being a mom"
A woman once believed she wouldn't get the chance to raise a big family as she'd always dreamed. Even though her dream of motherhood came with many trials, and there were times when she felt lost, she has since been blessed with ten kids.Read full story
Husband calls mom of 3 lazy because of nap schedule
A mother of three shared what happened to her on the Mumsnet forum "Am I Being Unreasonable" and revealed that her husband repeatedly told her she's being lazy due to the way she schedules naps.Read full story
Woman rides horse from Mexico to Canada: "It makes life simple, pure, and real"
While many people get busy following celebrities and looking to social media for likes and popularity, Gillian Larson has chosen to go on a different route. Instead of trying to get the best selfies in restaurants or clubs, the 30-year-old equestrian is keen on amazing views that keep her grounded.Read full story
Preemie thrives on mom's cuddles: "Kangaroo care"
A baby born at just 23 weeks and 4 days in the United Kingdom felt loved and protected by her mother's warm cuddles. Elsie Dutton weighed little more than a tin of baked beans, but the little girl managed to pull through after her mom, Amy, went into labor.Read full story
3400-year-old city emerges from Tigris River; ancient clay tablets reveal
German and Kurdish archaeologists teamed up to explore the remains of a 3400-year-old city that has emerged from the depths of the Tigris River, located near Mosul in northern Iraq.Read full story
Son encourages mom during birth: "Take deep breaths, Mama"
While waiting to welcome her second son, a mom who lives in Utah made sure all her family was ready, including her toddler son. However, when the time came, and labor became intense, her son's words calmed her and helped her pull through.Read full story
Vincent, the cat, makes people think of panthers: "The brave ones ask to stroke him"
When a couple goes out walking with their cat, they always get interesting reactions. Since their kitty is often called a "panther" because of his silky black fur and striking eyes, no one can pass by the cat and not stop for a while to admire him.Read full story
Dog left in shelter hides in a corner until she meets new owner: "She was confused and heartbroken"
A dog who was left in a county shelter was so scared and confused about losing her home that she didn't want to leave a corner. She kept looking everywhere in case the people she loved came back for her, but it didn't happen. And the German shepherd mix was getting lonely and stressed, not to mention feeling cold as time went by.Read full story
Teenager fishes safe with $1,800, returns it to owner: "Giving back is more rewarding than taking"
A teenage fisher using a magnet managed to pull out a safe with thousands of dollars inside from a river in England. The young man restored the safe to its owner, who had it stolen more than two decades ago.Read full story
Delay ends wedding plans, couple tie knot in the air: "Walking down a different aisle"
A couple who lives in Oklahoma City had planned their elopement to Las Vegas, but they couldn't go through with their wedding plans due to flight delays. After an impromptu meeting with a minister at the airport, the couple ended up tying the knot 37,000 feet up in the air with the help of well-wishing passengers, flight crew, and the pilot.Read full story
Man walks for 7 years after losing friend, finds furry companion: "It brought me peace"
A man who lives in New Jersey has spent the past seven years walking. And he didn't just stay on hiking trails; he walked around the world, saw wonderful places, was helped, and met many people on his way. Tom Turcich used up 45 pairs of sneakers while traversing 35 countries.Read full story
Kitty cafe finds homes for cats, adds jobs for adults with disabilities: "Fulfilling lives and furry friends"
Construction has started for a new cat cafe located in Pearl Cty, Oahu. The place will offer a combination of pet wellness, animal help, and skills training for young adults with disabilities.Read full story
Pair celebrating 20th anniversary pays meal for couple married for 60 years
A couple who lives in Sydney, Australia, was having a good time celebrating their 20th wedding anniversary. They went out to a restaurant on Lord Howe Island, located in New South Wales.Read full story
Mom of 3 on getting up late: "If I sleep in, my son steps up"
Sharon usually saw her kids off to school every morning. She cooked breakfast and made sure they had everything they needed before they headed for the bus. However, as the summer months came and there was less to do, she was worried her kids would lose all incentive to wake up early and get things done.Read full story
Son on getting adopted by stepdad: "I just wanted to call him dad"
A little boy who lives in Cincinnati, Ohio, was adopted by his stepdad and knowing that he got his forever family meant everything to him. As soon as he learned it was all official, he burst into tears and felt happier than ever before.Read full story