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Moments

Dog acts as nanny to kittens

Dog acts as nanny to kittensBoots, a Hurricane Katrina survivor, acts as a nanny to kittens at the Arizona Humane Society.
  • Moments
  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
Tucker

Bringing a veteran football coach to tears: the surprise reunion with his birth mother

Bringing a veteran football coach to tears: the surprise reunion with his birth motherA story we witnessed on a football field this Friday night brought a veteran coach to tears. Tears of joy -- at halftime -- a lifetime in the making... to his surprise, in front of everyone.
  • Tucker
  • 6 days, 11 hours ago
Life

Wanted: Striped shirt to help kid make yearbook history

Wanted: Striped shirt to help kid make yearbook historyJoe's mission has become where to find the 'best shirt ever' in a size large.
  • Life
  • 6 days, 20 hours ago
Moments

Local students take part in Everyartist Me

Local students take part in Everyartist MeEveryartist Me encourages kids to think creatively through art projects.
  • Moments
  • 1 week ago
Moments

'Sexy Mom' Halloween costumes you really have to see

'Sexy Mom' Halloween costumes you really have to seeA blogger teamed up with fellow writers to create "sexy" -- and accurate -- Halloween costumes for moms.
  • Moments
  • 1 week ago
Moments

Old dog gets new life

Old dog gets new lifeAt 12-and-a-half-years-old, Bernie the dog is spry, nimble even, trotting around his big backyard.
  • Moments
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Buckhead

Tower of Talent raises $250K for CHOA

Tower of Talent raises $250K for CHOAThis year's Tower of Talent raised nearly $250,000 for Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.
  • Buckhead
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Conyers

Elks Aidmore in need of donations

Elks Aidmore in need of donationsThe closets are bare at this Conyers charity, but you can help fill them.
  • Conyers
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Downtown

Georgia Aquarium says beluga whale is pregnant

Georgia Aquarium says beluga whale is pregnantOfficials at the Georgia Aquarium say a 20-year-old beluga whale, Maris, is expecting a calf in the spring.
  • Downtown
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Life

Watch adorable video of soldier surprising daughter at pumpkin patch

Watch adorable video of soldier surprising daughter at pumpkin patchA soldier just home from Afghanistan played a trick on his young daughter that turned into an adorable treat while she was picking pumpkins just in time for Halloween.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Moments

Atlanta Apartment Association holds food drive

Atlanta Apartment Association holds food driveThe group collected enough food and money to feed 6 million families.
  • Moments
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Nation Now

Bear cub ventures into Rite Aid store in Oregon

Bear cub ventures into Rite Aid store in OregonA little bear cub surprised shoppers when he somehow got inside a Rite Aid store in Oregon last weekend.
  • Nation Now
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Buckhead

Shining apples for Atlanta teachers

Shining apples for Atlanta teachersThe Rotary Club of Buckhead uses apples to show its appreciation for Atlanta's teachers
  • Buckhead
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Life

Ian McKellen warns students who don't study: 'You shall not pass!'

Ian McKellen warns students who don't study: 'You shall not pass!'"Lord of the Rings" trilogy star Ian McKellen had a familiar message Friday for British students who don't study properly: "You shall not pass!"
  • Life
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Life

Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder honors doctor onstage

Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder honors doctor onstageAt Sunday night's Pearl Jam concert at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota, fans came to see Eddie Vedder and his band. But Vedder felt that it was another person who deserved the spotlight.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Life

Fire hero meets man he saved

Fire hero meets man he savedGood Samaritan who vanished after rescuing elderly California man from burning home returns to meet the man he saved.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Moments

Ryan Seacrest reacts to special homecoming at alma mater

Ryan Seacrest reacts to special homecoming at alma materTV and radio host Ryan Seacrest was so impressed by what happened during Dunwoody High School's homecoming that he called the principal of his alma mater.
  • Moments
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Life

Fort Hood's 'Hug Lady' receives special honor

Fort Hood's 'Hug Lady' receives special honorIt's been said actions speak louder than words. Elizabeth Laird, well known as the "Hug Lady" on Fort Hood, knows that a kind gesture goes a long way.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Detroit Marathon

Mich. man loses 390 pounds, runs half marathon

Mich. man loses 390 pounds, runs half marathonTwo years ago, Brian Flemming weighed 625 pounds. Sunday, he completed a half marathon in less than 3 hours.
  • Detroit Marathon
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Life

Cross country runner carries injured rival to finish line

Cross country runner carries injured rival to finish lineCross Country runner carries injured rival 300 feet in final race of their season.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Life

Woman, married 72 years, dies 6 hours after husband

Woman, married 72 years, dies 6 hours after husband'I can't believe he's gone,' she said.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Life

Amputee donates leg for dog training

Amputee donates leg for dog trainingA Spokane man gave the Spokane County Sheriffs Office one of the most unique gifts it has ever received. The man donated his leg, so cadaver dogs could train with it.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Moments

Childhood cancer survivor working to become oncologist

Childhood cancer survivor working to become oncologistA boy who battled childhood cancer twice is now working to become a pediatric oncologist.
  • Moments
  • 2 weeks ago
Downtown

Atlanta firefighters sing about fire prevention

Atlanta firefighters sing about fire preventionAtlanta firefighters released a hilarious "music video" about fire safety.
  • Downtown
  • 2 weeks ago
Midtown

Random act of kindness at Piedmont Park dog park

Random act of kindness at Piedmont Park dog parkAtlanta Alive marked Adopt a Shelter Dog Month with a random act of kindness at Piedmont Park.
  • Midtown
  • 2 weeks ago
Moments

Quadruple amputee gets new home for his family

Quadruple amputee gets new home for his familyA veteran who lost parts of his limbs to an IED had a new "smart home" built for him and his family.
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  • 2 weeks ago
Moments

11Alive reporters share cancer survival stories

11Alive reporters share cancer survival storiesTwo 11Alive reporters shared their stories of overcoming cancer with young cancer patients.
  • Moments
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago