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Blind and paralyzed, an adventurer takes new steps with robot

Azadeh Ansari CNN  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 8:07am

As a young boy growing up in Northern Ireland, Mark Pollock dreamed of being Superman one day.

'Buddy Benches' encourage elementary school students to make friends

Ashley Kewish  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 10:39pm

When one Springville girl learned of the loneliness her brother was feeling each day on the playground, she made a plan to help him and other children in similar situations.

7-year-old sets out to deliver superhero cards to every NYC cop

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 12:16pm

A 7-year-old superhero has taken on a super task to honor those he views as superhuman.

Toddler melts hearts by dashing to soldier dad at homecoming ceremony

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 10:03am

Eight months is a long time to go without seeing your dad, especially when you're just a toddler.

Toddler walking again after surgeon reattaches head to spine

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Oct 7th - 2:32pm

What likely should have been a tragic story has turned into a miracle tale. An Australian toddler is walking again after surgeons reattached his head to his spine following a horrific car crash.

Mom paints family cars in effort to find daughter a kidney

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Oct 7th - 11:01am

The mother of a woman in need of a kidney transplant took her plea on the road, and the response has been nothing short of inspiring.

Helping a grieving family, other moments that made your day

Celeste Tholen Rosenlof  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 8:04am

Here at KSL, we believe people have good in them and everyone can help make their community better. On Mondays, we feature stories of times people have reached out to those around them and lifted them up. Read today's Make Your Week column and share your stories.

Provo singer to host event as tribute for deceased children

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 8:21am

After seeing the pain her sister went through when she lost a child, a Provo singer has decided to promote healing by hosting a memorial event and creating a music video for parents who have lost children.

Oregon shooting hero tells gunman, 'It's my son's birthday today'

Don Melvin, CNN  |  Posted  Oct 2nd - 11:57am

When Chris Mintz heard gunfire at Oregon's Umpqua Community College on Thursday, his thoughts were not of himself.

Get scared for a good cause at Clearfield man's home haunt

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Oct 2nd - 8:00am

A man in Clearfield is channeling his lifelong passion for haunted houses into a vehicle for good.

Spanish Fork football team plays for alumni's late daughter

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Oct 1st - 7:10pm

Friday night, the Spanish Fork High School football team will play in honor of a little girl whose father once played on the same field.

Mom praises kindness of stranger who calmed crying baby on flight

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Oct 1st - 11:18am

Flying with children is no picnic, but one woman credits an "angel" seatmate for making a recent flight heavenly instead of hellish.

Officer presents bike to homeless man who walks 5 hours to work daily

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Oct 1st - 8:05am

When a Kansas police officer responded to a call about a suspicious person in a park, he never thought he'd be inspired by an unlikely friend.

Grieving parents find touching note from son who died of infection

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 9:44pm

The parents of a little boy who died from an amoebic infection in his brain last week found comfort from an unexpected source: A note from their son.

Nibley teen flies 'like a girl' with local pilot after online bullying incident

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 8:54pm

A Nibley teen who made headlines after sparking online outrage when she disagreed with the slogan on a homecoming poster was given the opportunity to fly an airplane with a local pilot.

Video: Pregnant dog buried under sidewalk, rescued after 2 days

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 3:03pm

Residents in a Russian neighborhood rescued a dog two days after she was buried under a sidewalk during repairs.

38 years later, burn victim reunites with loving nurse

Julia Talanova CNN  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 8:06am

Back in 1977, Amanda Scarpinati was a baby suffering from severe burns, covered head-to-toe in bandages and being cradled by a loving young nurse.

Sophomore class at Timpview High crowns burn victim homecoming princess

Heather Simonsen  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 7:08pm

The sophomore class at Timpview High School is coming together to help a classmate. Baylee Hoaldridge sustained burns over 65 percent of her body July Fourth in an ATV accident. Her friends are showing up in a big way.

10-year-old twins fight leukemia together

Ashley Strickland, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 9:51am

It was almost time for summer vacation in June 2013, when 8-year-old Lily Dove threw up before school. Her mother, Erin Dove, thought it was odd, but kept her home for the day. As a mother of three girls, including identical twins Lily and Bailey, she understood childhood illnesses and bugs.

6 -year-old Canadian with cancer lives Spider-Man dream

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 8:06am

A 6-year-old girl with cancer is making headlines in Canada by living her superhero dream for a day as SpiderMable thanks to a children's charity.