When Paige Bramlett was 24, she was focusing on her career and working hard as a behavioral specialist in a primary school. But then everything changed for her. When she discovered that one of her students was struggling more than anyone else she had ever met, she knew that she had to grow up quickly and step in to help. She couldn’t just sit back and watch her student suffer, and so she made a big decision that has since changed the course of her life forever.
For these two minor-league baseball players, the similarities were too strange to ignore. They share the same name, they share the same profession, they share the same physical attributes, and they’ve even shared many of the same life experiences. As more and more of their fans noticed these bizarre coincidences, they began to question whether their likeness wasn’t a coincidence after all.
While guests left The Oprah Winfrey Show studios with smiles on their faces and a newfound appreciation for the host, what most people don’t realize is that Oprah’s own life has been changed over the years. Although she thought her life was made, a message from someone claiming to be her sister thrust her life upside down. In Oprah’s words, what she discovered next was a “bombshell family secret that left me speechless.”
No one knew of what would happen in the future when grandma Wanda accidentally invited a stranger over for Thanksgiving dinner. It was six years ago when Wanda’s message reached a strange teenager’s phone, and by chance that teen just happened to be Jamal. Only Jamal would have replied how he did. Now it’s been a few years, a lot has completely changed in both their lives. They didn’t realize what would lie ahead, and how difficult it would be to overcome. Luckily, with each other in their lives, they found it possible to pull through. Take a look at their incredible story that will restore your faith in humanity.
For 21-year-old Riley Day, her Olympic dreams weren’t unfounded. The Australian sprinter had the talent, she had the passion, and she even qualified for Tokyo 2020 with flying colors. The only thing she didn’t have was a sponsor, and with no money to make her way across the pond, she thought her Olympic journey was over – until she decided not to give up. What Riley did next proves that strength and determination will always win the race.
To this day, the late and great Farrah Fawcett is considered to be one of the most iconic actresses of all time. Her hair inspired a generation, her acting credits entertained millions of fans, and her personal life kept us all captivated. At least what we saw of it, anyway. There was so much going on behind-the-scenes that Farrah tried to keep away from the public eye, and her tragic story has only just been revealed.
Since a young age, Katie Page had always dreamed of having the perfect little family one day. But after she and her husband divorced in her early 30s, Katie’s dreams no longer seemed as possible. She felt that she needed to make a big change and move across the country to start again. Before she knew it, she had settled in with a new job and a brand new place to call home. Things were for the first time in a while, looking up. She still wasn’t sure what her future held but with a strong dream of becoming a mother, Katie decided that she would try fostering a child. This decision led to a life that Katie would never have imagined, bringing two beautiful children into her life.
Move over Mickey D’s, it would seem there’s a new big name in the fast food industry, and it’s come to steal your title. As Irish burger chain Supermac’s reclaims the “Mac” trademark, we investigate whether this means the future of McDonald’s is in jeopardy.
When this 13-year-old heard about a tragic death in the news, she decided to do something about it. She learned how to code and got to work to develop an app that prevents cyberbullying. Now, she travels the country advocating for STEM projects and improving the app she created.