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Slain journalist James Foley's dad: I had hoped we could negotiate with ISIS

James Foley's parents, John and Diane Foley, say that before their son was killed by ISIS they had hoped they could negotiate with the terrorist group, and promise that their son's legacy will live on."Jim's strength and love was the answer to prayer...Jim will live on," the Foleys told TODAY's Tamron Hall in an exclusive interview Friday.

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:13:00 GMT
'She was determined to get back here': Dog reunited with owner 8 years after being stolen

LaShena Harris had only left her dog, Fatcat, outside her Memphis home for a few minutes while she went to get the dog's new collar inside. But by the time she came back out, she saw a truck speeding off down the street and her pure white, two-year-old English bulldog was gone."I knew whoever had her would probably breed her, and I would never see her again," Harris told TODAY.com.

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:35:00 GMT
GoPro attached to tiny helmet shows world from baby's perspective

At 10 months old, this young cameraman likes to people watch, look up at planes streaking across the sky and stare at big, stuffed animals.Hes also giving his parents remarkable insight into life from a babys perspective thanks to a popular gadget perched on the top of his head.

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:28:00 GMT
Before Mo'ne Davis: Meet the first US girl in the Little League World Series

Twenty-five years before Mo'ne Davis grabbed the spotlight with her scintillating pitching performances, Victoria Ruelas paved the way as the first American girl to play in the Little League World Series.Then known as Victoria Brucker, she starred for the team from San Pedro, California, in 1989.

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:21:00 GMT
Amy Van Dyken-Rouen stands and walks for first time since accident

Not even paralysis can keep Amy Van Dyken-Rouen down.Less than three months after suffering a spinal cord injury that left her paralyzed below the waist, the six-time Olympic swimming champion was able to stand and walk on Thursday with assistance from a walker and a device attached to her midsection and legs."Here it is...I'm WALKING!!!

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:02:00 GMT
Welcome, London Rose! 4 celeb lessons for Carson Daly's third-born kid

Youre here, London Rose Daly! (A little late, but you made it.) Congratulations on a strong start. Your birth made national headlines. You beat baby Vales weight by an impressive 6 ounces. You snagged the same birthday as Al Roker. Good hustle. But lets not rest on our laurels here. You've met the rest of your family, so you're aware that you are not the first child on the scene.

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:56:22 GMT
Over 700 Florida Starbucks customers pay it forward in kindness chains

Theres more than coffee percolating at a Starbucks in St. Petersburg, Florida.For the past two days, hundreds of drive-thru customers have been providing random acts of caffeinated kindness, paying for the drinks of the strangers behind them.It started on Wednesday around 7 a.m., when a woman paid for her iced coffee along with the caramel macchiato ordered by the driver behind her.

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:51:47 GMT
Is vinegar the new kale?

Vinegar is not just for salad anymore. Celebrities such as Heidi Klum and Megan Fox have been drinking vinegar for years and claim it helps them maintain their glow and trim figures.Just as the kale craze has started to wane, health trend addicts have been looking to apple cider vinegar as the next big thing.

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:16:08 GMT
I don't care if it's a gimmick: Please, please dump ice on your heads

My dad died from ALS when I was 3 years old. He was 36. My mom was 33. That was 30 years ago. Now Im the same age my mom was when my dad died. And there is still no cure for ALS.This is what happens when you have ALS: Your muscles slowly stop working, one part at a time. For my dad, first he couldnt use one of his hands. Then his arm. Then the other arm. Then he couldnt walk.

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:08:00 GMT
10 things I wish I knew before buying a house

Buying a house can be confusing, overwhelming and make buyers feel completely broke by the time they get the keys, but being freed from a landlord and throwing away rent payments can also be incredibly liberating. From finding the best agent to making it through a bidding war, here are 10 things homeowners wish they knew about taking the plunge into home ownership.1.Get pre-approved first.

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:34:00 GMT
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