A mom buys 1,500 pairs of shoes in closing Payless for kids in need — NBC News Top Stories

“I looked at the clerk jokingly and just asked, “How much for the rest of the shoes in here? Just joking,” the mom said. Then she bought 1,500 pairs.

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Love Knows No Species: Emu And Donkey Have Fallen For Each Other, Caretakers Say — News : NPR

“They like to cuddle and even sleep together,” a North Carolina caretaker says of a recently rescued emu and donkey. “We can’t separate them.”(Image credit: Carolina Waterfowl Rescue)

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‘Faith in Humanity Restored.’ A Firefighter Brought a Dog Back to Life With CPR — TIME

A lifeless dog that was pulled out of an apartment fire in California was brought back to life after a firefighter performed mouth-to-mouth resuscitation on it earlier this week. Santa Monica firefighter Andrew Klein’s life-saving efforts were captured in photographs and videos Tuesday and have been getting attention from across the country. The small dog,…

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