3-month-old baby saved by groundbreaking skull operation: report

In northern Italy, doctors have rescued a 3-month-old baby whose brain had fallen into his nose in the world’s first surgery of its kind. The infant was born with a rhinomyeloma, a rare condition that occurs when the base of the skull does not close properly. This medical condition causes a small portion of the […]

Choking Baby Saved by Two Beverly Hills Security Guards

Two Beverly Hills security guards saved the life of a baby boy who was turning blue from suffocation in a gas station parking lot. Joey Madrigal, Nico Nesveth’s partner at private security firm Covered Six, heard the woman scream. Do you have a doctor? Security footage shows eight-year U.S. Marine Nesveth throwing a snack on […]

Dating contest idea saved ‘Mike and the Mad Dog’

Mike Francesa and Chris “Mad Dog” Russo weren’t the perfect match to begin with before they ignited the sports radio industry, but they needed a little help finding love. Francesa recalled on the podcast that the duo needed a dating show gag to save the early “Mike and Mad Dog” show. “The Mike Francesa Podcast” […]

Phil Mickelson’s PGA Championship cut saved by rules official

Phil Mickelson’s PGA Championship was saved by rules officials during the second round at Oakhill Country Club on Friday. At the sixth hole, the 52-year-old Mickelson hit his tee shot into the water on the right side of the fairway before dropping the ball where his first shot appeared to have gone into the water. […]

Hero kid who saved busload of children credits lack of cellphone

The heroic teenager who saved a student bus from an accident after its driver suffered a medical emergency was one of the few who didn’t have a cell phone at the time. Dillon Reeves, a seventh-grader in Warren, Michigan, was sitting in the fifth row of a bus last month when the driver began to […]

‘Misty of Chincoteague’ home saved by fans from around the country

Story outline The 1947 book Misty of Chincoteague and subsequent series by author Marguerite Henry immortalized Virginia ponies. Bebe Ranch, Misty’s former home, is preserved as a museum. Over $450,000 was raised from around the world, with the purchase price reaching $625,000. Chincoteague, Virginia (Wavy) – The home of Misty, the most famous of Chincoteague’s […]

This American saved 113 Vietnamese civilians at the fall of Saigon

In April 1975, the Vietnam War ended as if it were over, and the Communists won. Saigon, the capital of South Vietnam, was surrounded by both invading Viet Cong rebels and North Vietnamese forces, and American forces were wiped out except for a small detachment of 50 Marines. South Vietnamese in Saigon who “collaborated” with […]