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Shadee Ashtari

2013 Was A Lousy Year, But There Were Some Real Heroes. Here Are 14 Of Them.

HuffingtonPost.com | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

The year 2013 is mercifully drawing to a close, with much of it deserving little more than to be utterly forgotten. But here are a handful of men and ...

The Man Sexier Than Adam Levine in 2013

Tony Posnanski | Posted 01.25.2014 | Impact
Tony Posnanski

I wish People would have considered Carlos for the cover or even a finalist. I cry every time I hear about the Boston bombings and I truly am thankful for everyone who was brave to help those in need. I do not want his story to be forgotten. We need more people like Carlos out there.

Boston's Hispanic Voters Wield New Clout

Boston Herald | Dave Wedge | Posted 07.25.2013 | Latino Voices

Top-tier mayoral candidates are slugging it out for the coveted Latino vote across the Hub — targeting neighborhood strongholds, hitting festivals, ...

WATCH: Boston Bombing Victim Says He's Like Wolverine

Posted 07.12.2013 | Good News

Jeff Bauman is a quick healer. "They were calling me 'Wolverine,'" the Boston Marathon bombing victim told the Today Show Thursday morning. "It's ...

WATCH: Boston Bombing Victim, Rescuer Reunited At Fenway, Throws Ceremonial Pitches

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 05.29.2013 | Sports

Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman was reunited with his rescuer, Carlos Arredondo, at Fenway Park on Tuesday night. Inextricably linked by ...

Boston Victim Who Lost Both Legs Reunites With Cowboy Hat Hero Who Saved Him

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 04.27.2013 | Impact

A week after the iconic image of a hero in a cowboy hat saving a severely injured bomb victim made its way around the world, the two had a private emo...

Marathon Bombing Victim: 'I'm Pissed . . . But I've Got A Lot To Live For'

Posted 04.26.2013 | Crime

When Boston Marathon bombing victim Jeff Bauman heard that one of the two suspects in the attack had died, he was first coming to grips with the fact ...

Family Of Injured Man In Viral Photo Found Out In Horrific Way

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 04.17.2013 | Impact

As the stunning photo of the hero in the cowboy hat aiding a critically injured man after the Boston Marathon blasts went viral, a concerned dad learn...

Living And Dying On A Cell Phone

Joan Gage | Posted 06.17.2013 | Fifty
Joan Gage

When I was growing up, there was no easy way to check on absent loved ones. Now, we can connect instantly. And, thanks to the cameras in our smart phones, we can bear witness to instances of heroism, and perhaps record something that will help the FBI find the bomber.

Carlos Arredondo, Boston and the World's Hero

Carl Gibson | Posted 04.17.2013 | Impact
Carl Gibson

As men, we're taught not to cry. But the story of Carlos Arredondo made me cry. Carlos, a Costa Rican immigrant, became a naturalized American citizen...

PHOTO: Peace Activist Who Lost Son In Iraq Might Be Greatest Hero Of Boston Tragedy

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 04.16.2013 | Impact

Carlos Arredondo came to the Boston Marathon to honor his son who was killed in Iraq. But after the explosions, the mourning father channeled his grie...

Boston HERO

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.16.2013 | Latino Voices

Carlos Arredondo, a 52-year-old Costa Rican immigrant, is being hailed as a hero for rushing headfirst into the chaos of the Boston explosions to help...