• Man to wed his wife a second time after crash causes amnesia

    “I promised I would take care of her, and now here we are: The Stamper Wedding Round 2.”

    Jeremy Stamper needs your help in order to throw his wife the perfect wedding (again). (GoFundMe)Jeremy Stamper needs your help in order to throw his wife the perfect wedding (again). (GoFundMe)

    Second time’s the charm.

    A Tennessee man and his wife are getting married for the second time in a year after the bride was injured in a car accident and lost all memory of their wedding.

    The groom, Jeremy Stamper, has launched a GoFundMe page in the hopes of raising $5,000 so that his wife, Justice, can have “the perfect wedding (again).” As Stamper explains on the crowdsourced funding page, his wifewas driving to meet him after work, just three weeks after the wedding, when it happened.

    “She was yielding to oncoming traffic to turn left on a side road when she was rear-ended at a dead stop,” he wrote. “She was nearly killed in the impact but by the grace of God she survived.”

    Jeremy called the injuries “endless,” but said that she has finally been released from her physical treatments. 

    About a month after the accident, and barely two months after their ceremony, Justice told him the debilitating truth.

    “I don’t want you to be mad… but I don’t remember the wedding.”

    Jeremy was

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  • June 25 -- Entrepreneur and Philanthropist Sean Parker discusses the launch of his foundation committed to cancer research. He speaks with Stephanie Ruhle. (Source: Bloomberg)June 25 -- Entrepreneur and Philanthropist Sean Parker discusses the launch of his foundation committed to cancer research. He speaks with Stephanie Ruhle. (Source: Bloomberg)

    The man who helped make file sharing so easy is now using his entrepreneurial talents a lot less controversially.

    Sean Parker, who co-founded Napster more than a decade ago, announced a $600-million gift to help launch his charity, The Parker Foundation. The foundation will focus on civic engagement and public health, while also trying to find cures for diseases such as cancer and malaria.

    The Parker Foundation will “apply the lessons learned from Silicon Valley start-ups to our philanthropic initiatives,” he said in a statement.

    “We must move fast, make concentrated bets based on our convictions, have the courage to make mistakes and learn from them.”  

    Parker told The Chronicle of Philanthropy that his San Francisco-based foundation will focus on areas where progress can be made.

    “My guiding principle of all my engagements is I try to only focus on the problems where I have some insight or a set of relationships or capabilities where I can actually do something about it and see a

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  • Nasir Sobhani, a Melbourne, Australia-based barber, also know as the “Street Barber”, rolls around the city on his days off, giving out free haircuts to the homeless.Nasir Sobhani, a Melbourne, Australia-based barber, also know as the “Street Barber”, rolls around the city on his days off, giving out free haircuts to the homeless.

    Inspired by his personal struggles with drug addiction, Nasir Sobhani, a Melbourne, Australia-based barber, rolls around the city on his days off giving out free haircuts to the homeless.

    Sabhoni, also know as the “Street Barber,” said he would often spend $400 a day on cocaine before getting clean. Now he says that cutting hair is his “new way of getting high.”

    “It’s my new drug,” he said.

    Cutting hair on the street is his new way of giving back – his way of repaying his gratitude for being sober and healthy.

    “I remember the days when I used to hate myself and not be able to look into the mirror without crying because I would just be so disgusted at who I was,” he said.

    “And I find that embedded within a lot of my street clients. They feel so ashamed of who they are.”

    A lot of his clients, Sabhoni said, just need actual human contact from a person who cares about them.

    While cutting their hair, he encourages an open line of communication by being honest about his past, and allowing

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  • A Virginia mom is getting a lot more than she bargained for when she asked for some kids to join her son in a water balloon fight for his 10th birthday.

    Traci Eubank’s son, Camden, has  Apraxia of speech, a motor speech disorder that gives children trouble pronouncing sounds, syllables, and words. Camden is homeschooled and has trouble making friends, Traci said, because of the speech disorder.

    Camden wanted to have what Traci called an”ultimate water balloon fight” for his birthday, but because he doesn’t have a lot of friends, Traci was at a loss for who to invite other than Camden’s sister “and her best friend and a few cousins.”

    So on Sunday, June 28, Traci posted an open invitation on Facebook to anyone with kids that wants to come throw some water balloons with one awesome little boy.” And, it seems, the call has been answered.

    Since Traci posted the invitation, over 1500 people have joined the event page, and Traci has received notes of support from “India, London, Australia,

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  • Toddler hits neighbour’s car, parents receive unexpected invoice for the damage

    The last item on the bill read “these things happen” with no charge as the final amount

    (Thinkstock)(Thinkstock)

    Accidents happen and being honest about it is always the best policy.

    So when these UK parents admitted that their toddler damaged their neighbour’s car door they were expecting the worst: a big bill to pay.

    Instead, the parents received a heartwarming note letting them off the payment for the damage.

    The 3-year-old accidentally dented the neighbour’s car while opening his door on his family’s car, reports the Mirror. The parents told the owner about the accident and that they would pay for the repair to fix the door.

    A few days later, after reminding the neighbour about the damage, the mom received this invoice.

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    On the bill, the neighbour listed the two repairs to the damage and some miscellaneous costs including “numerous cups of tea” and “numerous packets of biscuits” for “pondering” the costs of the repair. The grand total of repairs, re-spray, tea and biscuits ended up being £1,838.00 (which rounds up to nearly $2,900).

    But the last item on the bill read “these things happen”

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  • Mosque raises money for church in Ontario after it was vandalized

    “I told them, this is what any Muslim would do.”

    Hamid Slimi presents Father Camillo Lando with a $5000 cheque. (Twitter/@ihslimi)Hamid Slimi presents Father Camillo Lando with a $5000 cheque. (Twitter/@ihslimi)

    After a Catholic church was vandalized last month, a nearby mosque donated thousands of dollars to help because it was “the least that they could do.”

    Hamid Slimi, imam of the Sayeda Khadija Centre in Mississauga, Ont., paid a visit to a nearby St. Catherine of Siena Roman Catholic church after hearing about the incident through the media, The Toronto Star reports.

    That’s where Father Camillo Lando showed him some of the footage of the attack that was caught on security video.

    “It was a very bad scene,” Slimi told The Star. “The guy who did it ripped pages out of the Bible. He broke the altar. He threw the cross…”

    “When I saw this, I thought it was pure injustice. It was just wrong.”

    After seeing what had happened to the church in such explicit detail, Slimi informed his congregation about the incident and

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  • Internet rallies to support 3-year-old Queen Elsa who was told ‘black is ugly’

    “[She's] back to her proud, beautiful Aboriginal self.”

    Little Samara Muir was racially vilified while dressed up as Disney's Queen Elsa. Photo: FacebookLittle Samara Muir was racially vilified while dressed up as Disney's Queen Elsa. Photo: Facebook

    A three-year-old Aboriginal girl who received hateful comments for dressing up as Frozen’s Queen Elsa at a Disney event in Melbourne has found her Prince Charming: the Internet.

    The Courier reports that when Rachel Muir took her daughter Samara to the event at Watergardens Shopping Centre, they did not get a fairytale ending.

    The two had waited two hours in line for a children’s snow pit when Samara was subjected to racial slurs.

    “The lady in front of us turned around to Samara and said ‘I don’t know why you’re dressed up for because Queen Elsa isn’t black,” Muir told The Courier.

    “I asked the woman what she meant by the comment and then one of the woman’s youngest daughters screwed up her face, she pointed at Samara and said ‘you’re black and black is ugly.’”

    Muir said that was left “stunned” by the hateful comments.

    That’s when her daughter burst into tears and hid her face in her hands.

    “I looked around the line and there were little girls of all races lining up dressed as their

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  • Canada’s littlest Mountie honoured by the RCMP

    “I might not be able to drive, but I can walk the beat.”

    Meet the country’s youngest Mountie: 14-year-old Casey Wright.

    After being diagnosed with cancer as a baby and recently suffering a stroke, Casey became an honourary staff sergeant major over the weekend, Global News reports.

    A few years ago the youngster told his dad, Larry Wright, that he wished to “serve and protect” one day.

    “He says, ‘Dad, I think I want to be a Mountie or a police officer,’” Wright told Global News. “I’m like, ‘Well, he’s probably a little short and he’s blind in one eye, but I won’t burst his bubble.”

    A week later, Casey approached his dad and said, “I might not be able to drive, but I can walk the beat.”

    Casey, who’s been cancer free for two years now, has since been using his positive attitude and charisma to win people over. On a flight headed to Regina, he befriended a flight attendant.

    “Next thing I know he’s in the cockpit with the pilot, then he’s on the microphone to the whole plane – which was completely full – telling everyone where he’s going, what

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  • HIV-positive man asks strangers to touch him

    “I am HIV-positive. Touch me!"

    An HIV-positive man took an interesting approach to testing the stigma attached to having HIV/AIDS by standing on a street with his arms out and asking random people to touch him.

    Janne, the man in the video, partnered up with a broadcasting company and took to the streets of Helsinki, Finland, to see how people would react.

    Although the video is not in English, he can be seen making a sign that reads “I AM HIV-POSITIVE. TOUCH ME!”

    At first people look at him, read the sign and keep on walking, seeming rather confused by the gesture.

    But despite all of the weird glances coming his way, the man stands there, unwavering.

    It pays off when a few moments later one woman stops, squeezes his hand, and continues.

    Eventually, people are seen stopping in their tracks to turn around and give him a pat on the shoulder.  

    The support begins to get overwhelming when two women take it upon themselves to not only touch him, but to hug him.

    To his joy, those were just the beginning of many hugs that

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  • Pizza delivery teen saves customer’s life

    "I left a pizza boy and came back a pizza man."

    Anson Lemmer`s coworkers at a pizza restaurant in Colorado thought he got lost during a delivery.Anson Lemmer`s coworkers at a pizza restaurant in Colorado thought he got lost during a delivery.

    What was suppose to be a regular pizza delivery turned into a life-saving event.

    Last week, Anson Lemmer was delivering his last pizza order of the night when he arrived at the address and saw a man laying on the ground not breathing. Instincts kicked in and Lemmer immediately sprang into action, performing CPR to save the man’s life.  

    The 19-year-old had been working a summer job at Uncle Pizza in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. It was only his second day when his CPR skills came in handy.

    Post Independent reports that when Lemmer arrived with the hot pizza, his customer was already “turning blue outside of the house.” Two people were at the scene trying to help the man – one calling it in for help and the other attempting CPR.

    “When I pulled up there, I knew something was wrong, and I had to act. They asked me right away if I knew CPR,” Lemmer told the news outlet. “I jumped in right away to do those chest compressions.”

    Luckily, Lemmer trained in CPR a year ago and knew exactly what

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