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You’ve got to read it to believe it! These true stories seem almost too good to be true, but we promise that we couldn’t make these up. From love to loss and from survival to unbelieavable coincidences—we’ve got the wildest stories to keep you informed, entertained, and inspired.

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27 Profoundly Inspiring Quotes from Everyday Americans Making the Best of a Tough Year

A year of pandemics, police shootings, and racial protests didn’t get their spirits down. These notable folks rose to the occasion in the most remarkable way—and inspired others to do the same.

Robin Roberts on the 13 Reminders the World Needs Right Now

These simple but powerful quotes can teach everyone something about hope, respect, and just being nice.


What Are You Thankful For? 7 Creative Answers

What makes you grateful? Anne O. Kubitsky started the Look for the Good Project by asking people for postcards with...


Words of Wisdom From Those Who Have Lived a Full Life

The greatest gift from one generation to the next? It’s wisdom gained from experience. Award-winning photographer Andrew Zuckerman traveled to...


Awesome Life Advice from Your Favorite Superheroes

If you're looking to seize "a day, unlike any other!" remember these encouraging quotes, culled from classic comic book characters.