Sunday, December 8, 2019

MixedTimes - Katherine Rodriguez

Dog Saves Family as Fire Engulfs Self-Built Home

Dog Saves Family as Fire Engulfs Self-Built Home

A toy Australian Shepherd is being hailed as a hero for saving his owners' lives on Monday morning while a fire ripped through their self-made home.

USDA Set to Finalize SNAP Proposal to Promote Work

USDA Set to Finalize SNAP Proposal to Promote Work

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is set to finalize a proposal to reform the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) by encouraging those receiving benefits to work.

Legal Immigrant Launches Recall Petition Against Gavin Newsom

Legal Immigrant Launches Recall Petition Against Gavin Newsom

A San Diego doctor who came to the U.S. from South America is seeking to oust Democrat California Gov. Gavin Newsom, saying that the state's leftist leadership has caused a homelessness crisis in the cities.

Teen Saves Neighbors from Indiana House Fire

Teen Saves Neighbors from Indiana House Fire

An Indiana teen's quick actions saved his next-door neighbors from a house fire that could have been worse if he did not intervene sooner.

95-Year-Old Piano Lover Surprised with Private Piano Concert

95-Year-Old Piano Lover Surprised with Private Piano Concert

A 95-year-old piano connoisseur with arthritis was surprised with a private piano concert from the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra's pianist on Monday thanks to the generosity of family and community.

Community Supports Los Angeles Firefighter Battling ALS

Community Supports Los Angeles Firefighter Battling ALS

Community members and fellow firefighters throughout southern California gathered in support of a Los Angeles firefighter recently diagnosed with ALS on Saturday to raise money for a cure for his illness.

Marine Veteran Donates Uniform to Hit-and-Run Victim for Burial

Marine Veteran Donates Uniform to Hit-and-Run Victim for Burial

Marine Corps veteran Richard Dunn donated his Marine Corps uniform on Tuesday after he learned that Marine Corps veteran Samuel Jackson lost his life to a hit-and-run driver on Sunday, making the donation so he could be buried in honor.

Navy Veteran Gifted New Smile

Navy Veteran Gifted New Smile

A Navy veteran who served for 29 years has been gifted a new smile thanks to the help of Dr.Jamiah Dawson, a Navy veteran and Navy dentist.

Navy Veteran Receives Roof Free of Charge

Navy Veteran Receives Roof Free of Charge

A Navy veteran struggling to make ends meet after Hurricane Florence damaged his North Carolina home has received a new roof free of charge.

95-Year-Old WWII Veteran Gets High School Diploma

95-Year-Old WWII Veteran Gets High School Diploma

A 95-year-old veteran who fought in World War II instead of finishing high school has finally achieved his dream of getting his high school diploma 74 years later.

5.8 Million Individuals Off Food Stamps Under Trump

5.8 Million Individuals Off Food Stamps Under Trump

More than 5.8 million individuals dropped off food stamps since President Donald Trump completed his first full month in office, according to the latest data released by the U.S.

California Authorities Find, Destroy $1 Billion Worth of Pot

California Authorities Find, Destroy $1 Billion Worth of Pot

California authorities struck a high point in their investigation after receiving a tip about allegedly legal hemp production that led them to fields of approximately 10 million illegally grown marijuana plants.

Four Americans Killed by the Islamic State Under al-Baghdadi

Four Americans Killed by the Islamic State Under al-Baghdadi

President Donald Trump celebrated the killing of Islamic State (ISIS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi by U.S. forces on Sunday. Still, many high profile Americans died underal-Baghdadi's reign before U.S.