By James Striplin
LODI, Calif. — Lodi resident Brad Clark has amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease, and the only noticeable ...
By Doug Livingston
Akron Beacon Journal
AKRON, Ohio — A 51-year-old woman was killed Tuesday morning when the private school bus she was operating rolled over her and dragged her several ...
The News Gazette
MONTICELLO, Ill. — Crystal Alexander was definitely the right person in the right place at the right time when she helped rescue a drowning boy at Clinton Lake this ...
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — An off-duty EMT and two nurses sprang to action when a 65-year-old man went into cardiac arrest on the Virginia Beach boardwalk on Friday.
“I turned around ...
They sprang to action when he went into cardiac arrest on the Virginia Beach boardwalk
By Casey McCracken
Centre Daily Times
CENTRE COUNTY, Pa. — Sgt. Adam Hartswick’s dedicated service to the nation will be honored with the renaming of a section of local highway, ...
The Marin Independent Journal, Novato, Calif.
SAN RAFAEL, Calif. — San Rafael Firefighter/Paramedic Dave Cornell, 51, has dedicated his life to serving others and recently ...
San Jose Mercury News
SAN JOSE, Calif. — As he has done countless other times, Sharks fan Brian Ragusa stood for the National Anthem at the late regular-season game.
But this time ...
Brayden Denton died after a battle with brain cancer; he was hopefully looking down thinking ‘This is so cool’
NEWTON COUNTY, Ind. — Spiderman, Iron Man and the Incredible Hulk stood as pallbearers for the funeral of 5-year-old Brayden Denton, who died after a battle with brain cancer that was, ...
The girl remained calm, clearly relayed the dispatcher's instructions, got towels and other items and secured the baby's head before paramedics arrived
The Associated Press
TAMPA, Fla. — Thanks to a 911 dispatcher, an 8-year-old girl helped her mother deliver a baby boy while waiting for paramedics to arrive at their Tampa Bay-area ...
The volunteer firefighter and nurse saw smoke and leaned out their car window yelling "Stop the bus!" called 911 when that didn't work, and finally pulled in front of it and slammed on their brakes
The Associated Press
GEORGETOWN, Miss. — It's been a wild ride for sisters Bettye Windom and Beth Insley since their short, wild ride to stop a burning school bus.
Windom said ...
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