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Outrage Over Sign Language Interpreter At Madiba Memorial
Offbeat  (tags: mandela, sign language, fake, South Africa, memorial service, deaf )

Naoko
- 1441 days ago - sabreakingnews.co.za
While millions across the globe were inspired and moved by speeches made at former President Nelson Mandela's memorial service on Tuesday, the international deaf community expressed outrage over what they say was a fake sign language interpreter.
Blind, Deaf, 3-Legged Dog Named 'True' Saves Oklahoma Family From House Fire (VIDEO!!)
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, blind, deaf, 3-legged, dog, rescues, family, house, fire, video )

Barb
- 1824 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Katie Crosley and her baby son, Jace, lost everything in an house fire, but they survived thanks to a heroic three-legged, blind and deaf dog, KFOR reports.
Deaf Dog Who Couldn't Be Trained Brought to Heel Using Sign Language - PawNation
Offbeat  (tags: deaf, dog, unusual, awesome, heart-warming, paw-language, relationship, sign language, talented, training )

Barb
- 1851 days ago - pawnation.com
After moving from house to house for more than a year, Horus the orphaned deaf dog couldn't find a forever home. The abused animal knew no other way but to behave badly, until he met Rosie Gibbs. According to the Daily Mail U.K., Gibbs was able to teach
Deaf Player Fights For Place In Japan's Top College Rugby Team
Offbeat  (tags: Japan, rugby, deaf, top team, collegiate rugby squad, player, don't give up, Teikyo University, hearing impairment, determination )

Naoko
- 2387 days ago - asahi.com
Takayuki Otsuki, a new recruit to Japan's top collegiate rugby squad, cannot hear the sound of referee's whistle or his coach's commands. Instead, he has to pick up what is going on from the reactions of players around him.
Student With Hearing Disorder Shines at National High School Tennis Tournament
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, hearnig disorder, deaf, Deaflympics, silver medal, winninf, inter-high school championships, 16-year-old, tennis, sound, score, advance )

Naoko
- 2667 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
At the Inter-High School Championships being help in Okinawa, one tennis player is drawing attention as he continues to advance in the tournament: 16-year-old Reiki Kajishima, born with a hearing disorder that rendered him nealy deaf.
Couple's Silent Vows Stun Packed Congregation
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, marriage, deaf, sign language, Nairobi, church, wedding, happy )

Naoko
- 2760 days ago - standardmedia.co.ke
A love story and a happy ending (wedding) of a deaf man and a hearing woman.
   

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