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Mike Pence, other lawmakers donate to Capitol Hill blood bank in honor of Scalise

Twitter/VP(WASHINGTON) — Vice President Mike Pence was among those on Capitol Hill Tuesday who rolled up their sleeves and donated blood in honor of the victims of last week’s shooting at congressional baseball practice at an Alexandria, Virginia, park. The blood drive — which will also take place on Thursday — is supported by the American Red Cross and hosted …

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Senate health care bill to be revealed Thursday; Spicer doesn’t know if Trump, staff have seen it

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Less than an hour after White House press secretary Sean Spicer admitted that neither President Donald Trump nor his advisers had viewed a draft of Senate Republicans’ health care bill, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., announced that it will make its debut on Thursday. The announcement comes as Democrats, and some Republicans, on Capitol Hill have voiced …

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‘Don’t judge me’ woman writes in solidarity with moms everywhere

Laura Mazza/Mum on the Run(NEW YORK) — Editor’s note: This post originally appeared on the Facebook page of Laura Mazza, who blogs at Mum on the Run. It has been reprinted here with permission. Don’t judge me. If I complain about my children, don’t say I don’t love them. If I say how perfect they are, don’t tell me I’m …

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Mickey and Minnie Mouse sign ‘I love you’ to deaf boy at Disneyland

Facebook/Olive Crest(LOS ANGELES) — One deaf little boy’s magical visit to Disneyland became even more magical when the Disney characters started speaking with him in sign language. Mickey and Minnie Mouse kneeled down to the small child to sign “It’s nice to meet” and “I love you,” which prompted him to give them each big hugs. “The child was ecstatic …

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4-year-old girl’s passionate rendition of Disney’s ‘Moana’ song goes viral

Courtesy of Michelle Neshin(NEW YORK) — Meet 4-year-old Sophia, who absolutely stole the show at her pre-K graduation ceremony. Her passionate rendition of “How Far I’ll Go” from Disney’s “Moana” is completely glorious, equipped with jazzy arms flying in the air and several pops of the hip, and has already racked up 11 million views on Facebook. “She has a …

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Connecticut educator using his ALS diagnosis to teach students about life

Courtesy Greenwich Country Day School(NEW YORK) — The head of an elementary school in Connecticut is inspiring students with his optimism and honesty as he continues to work despite being diagnosed with Asymotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) nearly 11 months ago. “I have the best job in the world,” Andrew Niblock, the head of the Greenwich Country Day School’s lower school, …

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British officials: National Health Service cyberattack ‘launched from North Korea’

iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) — British officials are pointing to North Korean hackers as the cause of the cyberattack that crippled parts of the National Health Service in the U.K. and other organizations around the world in May, according to the BBC. The investigation was led by Britain’s National Cyber Security Center. The BBC has learned that the center believes a hacking group …

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35-pound cat looking for a loving, fur-ever home in DC

Humane Rescue Alliance(WASHINGTON) — Behold Symba, the 35-pound cat. He’s up for adoption, waiting for a fur-ever home in Washington, D.C. The obese orange tabby was surrendered to the Humane Rescue Alliance. “We’ve had Symba for about a week,” the organization’s spokesperson, Matt Williams, told ABC News. “He was surrendered to us when his owner had to move into a …

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