A homeless Georgia teen biked six miles to return to college. Strangers donated thousands of dollars to help him.
A group of 40 students from Chicago got the opportunity to attend a prom hosted by two local non-profit organizations.
Faced with D.C.’s sky-rocketing rent and surges in the price of living, Tyree’s mother lost her job. The family was forced to make the difficult decision to move into the shelter, which houses around 243 people.
President Obama made history on Friday by becoming the first U.S. sitting president to visit the Hiroshima bomb site in Japan. The city was destroyed 71 years ago by the world’s first atomic bomb, dropped by American forces. Prior to his arrival, a large crowd gathered by the memorial site. President Obama and Japanese Prime Minister […]
The office of U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Preet Bharara, has launched an investigation of health concerns among public housing units and homeless shelters across the city. Cases of elevated blood lead levels and false claims from housing and shelter officials will fall under the scrutiny of federal prosecutors, the New York Times reports.
Derek Fuller was planning to be angry when he gathered with neighbors at his apartment complex Friday morning. The 55-year-old veteran was supposed to be…
The 58-year-old made his return to WVKO-AM (1580), the radio station where the Ohio native began his career in the 1980s before drug and addiction woes took over.
“My case was I was too scared to ask for help,” Tony Jones said. “I didn’t know what to do until [my caseworker] sent me in the right direction.”
A Harlem resident committed a gentle act of kindness when she gave her shoes to a barefoot homeless woman on a crowded MTA train.
A police officer is being praised for his kind gesture towards a man who was kicked off a New Jersey bus for not wearing any shoes.