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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.

Utahn's story of forgiveness debuts at 'Night of Forgiveness' event

Mike Anderson  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 8:50pm

In February 2007, Chris Williams lost most of his family to an accident involving a drunk driver. With the premiere of a film depicting the tragedy, Williams is hopeful people around the country will be able to learn from this trying time in his life

'Flying' photos earn Utah family award for Down syndrome awareness

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 6:42pm

After a Paradise father's unique photography project went viral, the family was selected as the 2015 recipients of the Utah Down Syndrome Foundation Buddy Walk Recognition Award.

Illinois man refurbishes masterful paintings — for free

Carrie Antlfinger, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 9:45am

An Illinois man has spent up to 10 hours every day for 11 years cleaning and fixing 1,500 paintings for museums nationwide. He's done an estimated $5 million worth of work.

Family marches for 'Grandma Boo,' Alzheimer's advocate and victim

Daphne Chen  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 7:53pm

When her husband was diagnosed with Alzheimer's in the '70s, she took care of him. Years later, she became a victim of the same disease.

11-year-old helps deliver baby brother

Mandi Milligan, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 7:48pm

An 11-year-old boy helped his mother deliver his baby brother.

Utah high schools rally around dancer with cancer

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 4:03pm

Cyprus High School dancer Alexis Gould was recently diagnosed with a childhood cancer, and residents in her community and across the state are proving she is not alone.

NICU nurse gets heartwarming reunion with babies she's saved

Celeste Tholen Rosenlof  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 8:03am

For parents of babies born prematurely, neonatal nurses are some of the most important people in their lives. These nurses care for their babies when parents can't. Renee Hendrix is one of those people.

Utah school crowns student with special needs honorary homecoming prince

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 11:59am

A high school student with special needs was hesitant to come to school this year, but has been warmly welcomed.