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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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    Bombshell: Documents Throw New Light on Marilyn Monroe’s Death

    These little-known facts will change your perspective.


    RD on TV: Gracie’s Choice

    An inspirational story about a teen hero found a way to keep three brothers from being separated.


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    Invincible: World Trade Center Attacks Survivor Lauren Manning

    Running Late On a hazy late afternoon in New York City, Lauren Manning breezes through the door with an upbeat


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    The Black Widow Killer

    Call it a mother’s intuition. When a medical examiner reported the cause of death for Glenn Turner, 31, his mom,


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    America’s Most Vicious Gang

    For the Ivano family, the school day began like any other. It was a Tuesday morning in December, just days


    Photo Essay: The Patriots Guard Riders Who Honor Fallen Heroes

    When soldiers fall or veterans pass away, this motorcycle group shows up to honor them.


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    Everyday Hero: Jeff May

    The ninth-graders in Missy Dodds’s seventh-period study hall were restless that Monday afternoon, March 21, 2005. It was the last