START A PETITION27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Society & Culture

Fisherman Saves Mother, Daughters After Car Falls Into Sheepshead Bay
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, hero, saves woman, teenagers )

- 2311 days ago -
A fisherman was hailed as a hero after he saved a woman and her two teenage daughters from their car when it plunged into a Brooklyn bay Saturday, witnesses said
S.I. Baseball-Bat Wielding Neighbor Rescues Girl From Abductor in Woods Read More: Http://Www.Nydailynews.Com/New s/2009/08/29/2
Society & Culture  (tags: man, hero, saved, girl, sicko, woods, violence )

- 2354 days ago -
A baseball bat-wielding Staten Island homeowner was hailed as a hero after he chased away a man who dragged a 15-year-old girl into the woods, police and witnesses said.
Road Worker Saves Friend's Life, But Loses Leg When Hit By Car
Society & Culture  (tags: hero, saved life, drugged, women, hit man )

- 2359 days ago -
A hero road worker saved his buddy's life but lost his leg when they were both struck by an out-of-control car driven by a woman who was high on crack, cops said.
Driver Saves Passengers on Burning Bus
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, transportation, fire, hero, saved lifes )

- 2382 days ago -
Orange (WTNH) - A Connecticut transit bus caught fire and the driver is being credited with helping people get out of harm's way.
Sweet·Est & Green·Est Hero Ever...
Society & Culture  (tags: Hero, off-beat, bizarre, parrot, children, safety, unusual, world, GoodNews, pets, rescued, child )

- 2509 days ago -
A parrot whose cries of alarm helped save the life of a choking girl has been hailed a hero.
Those We Lost in 2007   video
Society & Culture  (tags: 2007, actors, died, in, hero, movies, media, celebrity, tribute, famous, Betty Hutton, Jane Wyman, Evel Kenivel )

- 2751 days ago -
Tributes to those who died in 2007.
Heartwarming Story of How 11-Year-Old Saved Friend From Being Crushed
Society & Culture  (tags: rescue, 11-year-old, Rochester, MN, hero )

- 2972 days ago -
Just in time for the holidays - a Rochester, Minnesota miracle.
Hero Jeremy Hernandez Saves 50+ Children on I-35 Bridge
Society & Culture  (tags: children, transportation, rescue, humans, hero, GoodNews )

- 3111 days ago -
A witness told CNN that 20 year old Jeremy Hernandez, a gym staff member accompanying a bus full of kids on a summer field trip, saved 50+ children by his quick actions and refusal to leave any kids on the bus until they were cleared out and safe.
Jeremy Hernandez a Real Hero,Kids on School Bus Survive Mississippi River Bridge Collapse
Society & Culture  (tags: children, Latino, hero, brave, mexican )

- 3112 days ago -
Jenkins credits staff member Jeremy Hernandez with saving her 12-year-old daughter, Nina. "I don't know what he was thinking," Jenkins said. "It must have been something really good." Watch as teen describes first rescue efforts
SOUTH Coast Teenager Adam Day Gave His Life to Save His 10-Year-Old Sister on Sunday.
Society & Culture  (tags: Hero )

- 3269 days ago -
The 14-year-old died instantly after pushing his sister Jessica out of the path of a ski boat on Lake Conjola. The pair had been paddling on a float about 20 metres offshore at Killarney Beach when the accident happened.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Society & Culture

Most Active Stories Today in Society & Culture tagged with Hero

top story finders in Society & Culture

1. AniMae C. 5 popular stories

2. Dalia H. 5 popular stories

3. Michael Mattson 5 popular stories

4. Candy L. 5 popular stories

5. Laura H. 5 popular stories

6. Natasha Salgado 5 popular stories

7. Giana Peranio-Paz 4 popular stories

8. Mary T. 4 popular stories

9. Candy B. 4 popular stories

10. Roberto M. 4 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!