This Man Does Something So Selfless For Stray Cats Every Day, And You Can Help Him

We all say we want to make the world a better place, and sometimes we do. There are some people, however, who dedicate their whole lives to that task. Willie Ortiz, who is 76 years old, has fed stray cats for the last 24 years, and his dedication to the task of keeping these animals alive has long gone unnoticed. Now, people are recognizing his huge heart and the way he gives back to the community, so they’re trying to help him reach his goals. Willie is originally from Puerto Rico, but he’s lived in Hartford, Connecticut, for a long

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If Your Teen Has ADHD And Is Starting To Drive, Here’s What You Should Know

Most parents worry about their kids getting into accidents when they begin driving, and it isn’t hard to see why. Not much experience behind the wheel coupled with the temptation of texting and driving is enough to convince any parent to make their teens wait a few extra years to get their licenses. But according to a new study published in JAMA Pediatrics, adolescents and young adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a chronic condition that causes attention difficulty, hyperactivity, and impulsiveness, are even more at risk of getting into a crash. For the study, the authors looked at

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These 26 Amazing Parents Know Exactly How To Celebrate Pride Month With Their Kids

Every June, the LGBTQ community comes together to embrace their diversity and quest for equality during Pride celebrations. While Pride originally was just a single day of celebration, it has quickly turned into a whole month of events held to honor the 1969 Stonewall riots in Manhattan. These riots were considered the turning point for the Gay Liberation Movement in the U.S., and ever since then, all major cities have put together a variety of events ranging from pride parades, picnics, parties, workshops, all the way to concerts. While these events are typically aimed at members off the community, more

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Footage Of Stampede After Hearing Firecrackers Is A Sign Of What Life Has Become

Prior to the events of 9/11, many of us had never heard the phrase “terrorist attack” used in everyday conversation. But as the political climate of the world has changed over the past 16 years, so has our concept of safety. With the recent attacks in Manchester, London, and Kabul, fear of going about our day-to-day lives is ever-present. At this point, it feels like leaving home is a risk. Fittingly, as a crowd of sports fans in Turin heard a suspicious boom during the final game of the Champions League, their instinct was to panic. Fans had gathered in

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16 Dog Breeds Anyone Who Lives In An Apartment Should Consider

Last year I adopted a super-active, highly-energetic Australian Shepherd while living in an apartment. I quickly realized he needed and deserved more space. Not all dog breeds do well in small spaces, but here are a few that do. Brianna Holt Now Shiloh is living the good life with my mom back in Texas in a large house, sitting on two acres. 1. Basenji Derepente / Getty Images This barkless breed is super small in height and weight, typically only reaching 18 inches tall and 25 pounds. No more worrying about complaints from your neighbors about all the noise. 2.

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8 Reasons You NEED To Be Watching “Chef’s Table”

1. First of all: Food porn, food porn, food porn. Netflix Netflix and pig out, anyone? 2. The food literally turns into art. LOOK: Netflix Why have one when you can have it all? 3. Like, there’s a chef in Chicago that makes a helium balloon. Out of sugar. Netflix / Via youtube.com Crazy, cool, conceptual — I need one. 4. Also, there’s an Indian chef in Bangkok who makes yogurt spherical. Netflix The dish is called “Yogurt Explosion,” and it’s fucking awesome. 5. Watching the show feels like you’re watching a bougie travel documentary. Netflix Move over, National Geographic,

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9 Incredible Photo Stories You Absolutely Can’t Miss

1. “Stalking a Serial Killer” — Sunday Afternoon Jesse Rieser The innovative layout of this story allows for both the strengths and the weaknesses of visual storytelling to be seen. The subject matter itself is shadowy, ephemeral, fitting the form. The images are beautiful, and start to create their own context and narrative when only surrounded by quotes — and nothing else. It’s a striking way to report on a story — one that tantalizes, leading to more questions than answers, and leaves you wanting more. —Kate Bubacz, senior photo editor, BuzzFeed News 2. “American Women” — Vogue Jackie Nickerson

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12 Foolproof Mug Desserts That Are As Easy As They Are Delicious

1. Nutella-Stuffed Red Velvet Mug Cake Peas and Peonies / Via peasandpeonies.com Recipe here. 2. Gluten-Free Chocolate Mug Cake Dishing Delish / Via dishingdelish.com Recipe here. 3. Fudgy Double Chocolate Mug Cake Running With Spoons / Via runningwithspoons.com Recipe here. 4. Hot Pumpkin Pie in a Mug Neurotic Mommy / Via neuroticmommy.com Recipe here. 5. Two-Minute Cinnamon Swirl Mug Muffin Wholesome Yum / Via wholesomeyum.com Recipe here. 6. Chocolate Caramel Mug Cake Kitchen Sanctuary / Via kitchensanctuary.com Recipe here. 7. Caramel Apple Cinnamon Roll Mug Cake Feasting on Fruit / Via feastingonfruit.com Recipe here. 8. One-Minute Low-Carb Hot Chocolate Mug

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Bruno Mars Says He’d Give Up Music to Have His Late Mom Back

Bruno Mars on December 7, 2014 in Washington, DC. Credit: Kevin Mazur/WireImage Bruno Mars would give up anything to have his mother back — including his world-famous career. During a candid interview with Latina magazine, the “24K Magic” singer, 31, opened up about his mom Bernadette’s sudden 2013 death.  “My life has changed,” he admitted. “She’s more than my music. If I could trade music to have her back, I would. I always hear her say, ‘Keep going and keep doing it.’" The Grammy winner’s mom died unexpectedly at the age of 55 from a brain aneurysm. “You just gotta

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Paris Jackson Will Make Acting Debut on TV Show ‘Star’: Details!

Paris Jackson is ready for her close-up! Michael Jackson’s daughter will make her acting debut on an upcoming episode of Fox's music-themed drama Star, the network announced on Monday, January 30. Paris’ debut will air later this season, and she’ll play Rachel Wells, a young, fashionable and intimidating social media guru. Rachel oversees a photo shoot for the girl group and ends up deliberately pushing Eva (Sharlene Taulé) and Star (Jude Demorest) into questionable territory. Paris Jackson attends the 18th Annual Post–Golden Globes Party in 2017. C Flanigan/Getty Images Jackson, 18, is new to the acting game but has plenty

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This Soldier’s Dog Was Missing, But When They Were Reunited? Prepare For Tears

U.S. Army Sergeant Dahlberg and her family were dealt a heartbreaking blow when their beloved dog, Ginger, went missing. Weeks after the lovable pup had run away from home, Dahlberg lost all hope that her pup would return. After checking local animal rescues in a last-ditch effort to find her, however, the veteran made an amazing discovery. Ginger had been picked up off the streets and delivered to Front Street Animal Shelter. After weeks apart, Dahlberg and Ginger were finally brought together again. You might want to keep a box of tissues handy because this reunion is a bit of

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Dakota Access Pipeline Will Not Cross Standing Rock Sioux Reservation, U.S. Army Announces

The secretary of the Army Corps of Engineers announced on Sunday, December 4, that it will deny the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline's planned route through the Standing Rock Sioux reservation. "Although we have had continuing discussion and exchanges of new information with the Standing Rock Sioux and Dakota Access, it's clear that there's more work to do," Jo-Ellen Darcy, the Army's assistant secretary for civil works, said in a statement. "The best way to complete that work responsibly and expeditiously is to explore alternate routes for the pipeline crossing." Activists celebrate at Oceti Sakowin Camp on the edge of the

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Snow in Hawaii?! National Weather Service Issues Warning for Winter Storm — Yes, in Hawaii

The north shore of Kauai, Hawaii. Credit: M Swiet Productions/Getty Images Hang 10 — and onto your wetsuits! The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for Hawaii until 6 p.m. for Saturday, December 3, on Friday, December 2. According to USA Today, heavy flooding and rainfall is expected across the Pacific Islands, including up to 30 inches of snow on the peaks of the Big Island. “A winter storm warning means significant amounts of snow,” the weather service said early Friday of the weather for the tropical paradise travelers often escape to in the winter. “This will make

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59-Year-Old Grandma’s SHOCKING Makeover Brings Her Husband To Tears!

Every woman deserves a little pick-me-up now and again, but sometimes an unbelievable makeover is just what a person needs to change their life. During an episode of NBC’s TODAY, hairstylist Louis Licari and contributor Jill Martin pulled an unsuspecting woman out of the crowd for an ambush makeover. The lucky recipient is Jenny Burke, who will be celebrating her 60th birthday in May. The busy grandmother was excited to be chosen, even though her husband admitted, “She’s so beautiful now.” Aww! Finally, when the big reveal takes place, co-host Billy Bush warned the husband that he would “need a

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What to Know About Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s Divorce

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie sent shock waves throughout the celebrity-watching world earlier this week when the Hollywood power couple announced that their 12-year, headline-grabbing romance had come to an end. The married couple, lovingly known as Brangelina, confirmed their breakup in separate statements after news broke Tuesday that Jolie had filed for divorce. Jolie, 41, cited “irreconcilable difference” in divorce papers, while Pitt, 52, said in a statement to People that he is “very saddened by this, but what matters most now is the wellbeing of our kids.” The couple’s split was quickly complicated by emerging details about a

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I Had My Eyeliner Tattooed – I Never Wear Eye Liner Makeup

If you’ve ever heard about people tattooing on eyebrows or getting permanent lip liner and wondered “Who DOES that?!?”, allow me to introduce myself. I’m wearing black eyeliner—forever—and it’s been one of my better life decisions, right up there with learning HTML and adopting a tortoise. I paid a lady in Chinatown $150 to do it (found her on Yelp!), and now I’m considering getting my lips permanently tinted, too. The whole experience has been great and so freeing. I only wear makeup now when it sounds fun and I’m excited to do it. For me, cosmetics are a great

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Marine Returns Home to Wife and Meets Newborn Son

“I had the pleasure of being a part of my friends Military Homecoming! This marine met his son for the first time and I can’t express enough how beautiful this moment was. I personally can’t get enough of it! Congratulations on coming home! The Kliment family is now whole again!” – Jessica Kick

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Mother Left Almost Unrecognizable After Ambush Makeover

The capable Ambush Makeover group at TODAY gave two fortunate ladies fabulous new looks that shaved decades off their appearances. Diane Minard, 46, going to from Pittsburgh, PA, said her excellence routine is exceptionally negligible. Actually, she’s never at any point colored her hair. The glitz squad chose to change that. Following a three-hour glitz session, she made her enormous uncover. Her new look made her look decades more youthful, and her family couldn’t get over it. “She looks like Beyoncé,” Diane’s child Max said after she uncovered her new look. Her spouse, Jeff, likewise cherished the look. Indeed, even

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WATCH: Sandra Bullock Says She Did NOT Adopt Another Child

Sandra Bullock responded to rumors that she adopted another child. The mom of one, who already has her adopted son Louis at home, dismissed rumors that she’s expanding her family in an interview with the Associated Press. In fact, if she had adopted another little one, Sandy says you’d know by now. “There’s only one adopted child in my household, and his name is Louis. If I had a second adopted child, everyone would be hearing about it,” she said. “I would be loud and clear and say, ‘Yes, I have officially adopted a second child.’ Right now, Louis must be

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He Paid Off His Grandparent’s Mortgage… The Way He Did It Is So Old-School.

Stefun Darts made a promise as a second grader that he was able to fulfill one week ago. The 24-year-old worked hard and saved all of his money so he could pay off his grandparents’ mortgage off. Marilyn and Cecil Roberts were surprised when Darts gifted them $15,000; they can now retire. Darts gave up going out and partying with friends, and eating microwave pizza. He is in college full-time, works full-time as well, in addition to managing two non-profits organizations. The Robert’ still had four more years left in their mortgage. Darts also gave his grandparents another surprise; a

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