Distraught Mother Confronting Her Son's Killer In Court Has An Unusual Request For The Judge

Courtrooms are rarely the venues for intrigue and emotional outbursts that TV and film make them out to be. Rarely is there a surprise witness brought in at the last minute or a piece of forgotten evidence dramatically introduced before closing statements. Recently, though, one Cincinnati mother managed to stun an entire courtroom to a cinematic degree.

Woman Gets Duped Into Attending A Funeral Only To Realize The Service Is For Her

When a person you love regularly engages in an activity or habit that puts their life at risk, helping them get back on track can feel like a hopeless task. However, that doesn’t stop friends and family from trying. When it comes to someone you care about, it’s worth it.

Woman's Parents Thought She Was Lost Forever But 20 Years Later They Discover The Truth About Her

The human brain is incredibly complicated. In fact, it’s such a mystery that even doctors who dedicate their lives to exploring its intricacies won’t ever solve all of the puzzles it offers them.

Couple Who Adopts A 1-Year-Old Orphan Soon Makes A Startling Discovery About Who She Really Is

Just like trying to conceive a child of your own, adopting a child comes with its share of immense concerns, hopes, logistics, and surprises.

When Cop Notices The Girl He Sees Every Day Is Missing, His Instinct Tells Him To Rush Inside

Growing up during the 1990s was far from easy for a young girl named Klynn Scales. Living with her mom and two brothers in Kansas City, Missouri, their lives weren’t exactly perfect—and it was a constant struggle to get by.

Cops Call Kids Heroes After Their Quick Thinking Brings Down A Criminal

When you’re a kid, the police are the closest thing you have to real-life superheroes. These men and women dress in uniforms, patrol the streets, and thwart bad guys in our neighborhoods and cities.

Workers Find A 71-Year-Old Wallet And Get A Huge Surprise When They Open It Up

There’s a special kind of panic that comes from realizing you may have misplaced your wallet. You dig through your pockets in fear, and when you come up empty, reality suddenly sets in. Short of a miracle, you’re going to have to cancel all your cards and replace your ID.

Tomb Of The Unknown Soldier Guard Gets Stabbed And Everyone's Talking About His Reaction

The men and women of our armed services offer up their lives every day to keep this country and the people in it safe. For this, we owe them a tremendous debt of gratitude.

The Reason Why So Many Girls Are Wearing The Same Prom Dress Is Making People Burst Into Tears

Prom is supposed to be a special time for a high school student. The chance to dress up and dance the night away with friends is practically a rite of passage in modern society.

Man Trapped Inside His Own Body For 13 Years Starts To Move And Reveals The Truth

There are few feelings in the world that are worse than being trapped. Whether it’s a simple fear of physically constrictive surroundings or it’s a prison sentence, humans are naturally averse to being cooped up without the ability to get free.

Here's What To Know About Seeing A Parking Spot Painted Purple

Finding a parking space at a big shopping center can be a serious hassle. Few things ruin a trip to your favorite store faster than spending 20 minutes just trying to find a place to drop off your car.

Man Cashing In Pennies He Collected For 45 Years Is Speechless At What The Bank Says

It’s easy to avoid paying much mind to pennies. You don’t have to be particularly wealthy to see that it’s quite difficult to make a single cent go very far, especially with inflation increasing more and more every year.

12 Harrowing Stories From People Who Survived The Sinking Of The Titanic

In 1912, the world’s biggest cruise ship, RMS Titanic, set sail for its maiden voyage from England to New York City—but it never made it. A collision with an iceberg sent the ship and over 1,500 passengers to the bottom of the ocean. It was one of the deadliest commercial disasters in history.

Two Women And Dogs Stranded In Shark-Infested Waters For Months Finally Get A Glimmer Of Hope

It’s been said that you could survive for three weeks without food and just three days without water. As the staples of daily life, it’s almost to imagine making even that long without either.

Woman Opening Her Rented DVD Finds A Note Inside That Almost Makes Her Scream

The world can be tough and life is almost never easy, so keeping a positive mindset is crucial to getting through. When it comes down to it, though, sometimes simply sitting down with a good movie can do wonders for the soul.

Elderly Man Calls The Local Police To Ask A Question That Breaks Their Hearts

There’s no question that the elderly are important members of society who deserve our respect. When someone has lived a long life, they always have a great deal of wisdom to impart upon us young folks.

92-Year-Old Bravely Sacrifices His Body To Save An 8-Year-Old Girl When No One Else Would

Everyone has heard the phrase “not all heroes wear capes” at some point in their lives. It’s a way of saying that everyday people have it in themselves to act heroically, so long as they dig deep within to find it.

Teen Opening A Gift From Grandpa Is In Total Disbelief When She Looks Inside

It’s safe to say that most kids prefer material items for their birthday and holiday presents. Of course, as they grow older, they come to appreciate gifts that are a bit less tangible—but more meaningful.

Cafe Owner Hires A Homeless Man Only To Find This In Her Kitchen Two Weeks Later

Homelessness is a major problem that universally plagues society. With a lack of access to even the most basic things needed to survive—often through tragic circumstances—these people are commonly left to beg for money so they can eat.

Brothers Researching An Unmarked Grave Uncover Their Town's Tragic Past

Today, when a person is suffering from mental illness, their treatment options are numerous. With the support of family and friends, they can reach out and find the help they need to lead normal lives.

People Are Stunned At This Airline's Response To A Breastfeeding Mom On A Plane

Everyone can agree that traveling with young children can be a huge hassle. Not only is it a challenge to get everybody packed and out the door, but all along the way, kids require special considerations.

Woman Solves A Bizarre 9/11 Mystery After Carrying This Photo In Her Pocket For 13 Years

On September 11, 2001, America—and the world—changed forever after a series of terrorist attacks claimed the lives of thousands of people. While New York City was hit the hardest by the attacks, the effects of this act of terrorism engulfed the entire nation in fear and pain.

Pilot Is Sucked Out Of The Plane Mid-Flight But The Crew's Quick Thinking Saves His Life

Flying is one of the most popular ways for people to traverse all over the globe. Whether they’re traveling for a couple of hours or a couple of days, flying undoubtedly makes everything easier.

Shed Collapses On Father's Head, But His Kids Know Exactly What To Do

Most parents can’t help but be a little overprotective when it comes to their children. While plenty of kids are smart and capable, they still have so much to learn. That doesn’t mean they can’t surprise you, though.

Man Plants Seeds In the Same Spot Every Day For 38 Years With Breathtaking Results

All over the world, we can see growing evidence that our planet is changing. From melting polar ice caps to the smog in Los Angeles, it’s obvious that something needs to be done… and fast.