Every once in a while you read a story or watch a video that is truly inspiring. Meet Matt, who has Spastic Cerebral Palsy. This video was shot by his mom at a school field day event. Matt had the option to sit out of the event but he chose to run. He has said in interviews that if was not for the cheering and encouragement of his classmates he may not have been able to make it.
Recently, a Stockton, California man had his front door kicked down, was dragged in his underwear to his front yard and handcuffed in front of his three children by a SWAT team.
The reason? His estranged wife had defaulted on her student loan payments, and the U.S. Department of Education apparently sent the heavily armed squad in to collect.
Angeline Lavasseur didn't want to break the time-honored tradition of graduates walking to get their diplomas at graduation.
The 18-year-old girl, who has been confined to a wheelchair throughout her childhood after being born with spina bifida, recently walked across the stage to pick up her diploma at Pinckney High School's graduation in Ann Arbor, Michigan.