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Homeless Man Saves Family From Fire After They Let Him Stay In Their House

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 01.22.2016 | Good News

This homeless man was appreciative of one family's help. But after an unfortunate fire, they have him to be thankful for. Thomas Smith has been stayi...

Homeless Man Takes Massive Risk To Save His Dog

The Dodo | Mehreen Kasana | Posted 11.14.2015 | Green

This man's best friend was hours from being killed — so he did what most law-abiding people would consider unthinkable....

Homeless Piano Player From Viral Video Finally Reconnects With His Son After 15 Years

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 07.08.2015 | Good News

Thanks to the immense popularity of a video featuring his incredible piano playing, a homeless man has reconnected with his long-lost son. After a...

Homeless Man Helps Push Cars Up Hill In Snow Storm, Internet Rewards Him For Kind Act

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 02.27.2015 | Good News

After snow snarled a Colorado commute, a homeless man's kind acts were caught on camera. Now, he's receiving an outpouring of generosity in return. ...

Homeless Man's Day In The Life Video Challenges Stereotypes Of Those Living On The Street

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 12.02.2014 | Impact

Sandy Shook said he doesn't abuse alcohol or narcotics -- he does, however, claim to have studied the Russian language while in Moscow and holds a deg...

Kind Cop Caught On Camera Giving Homeless Man Shoes Instead Of Ticket

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 09.10.2014 | Good News

It took a truly generous person to perform this random act of kindness, and another with a large social media presence to give it the attention it des...

This Homeless Man Has Nothing, Yet Still Finds A Way To Give Back Every Day

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 09.04.2014 | Good News

Updated on Sept. 4, 2014 at 1 p.m. EST It takes a special kind of person to not just feed someone in need, but do so before providing for himself. ...

What This NYC Neighborhood Did To Honor A Homeless Man Is Truly Inspiring

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 06.08.2014 | Impact

Two women who befriended a homeless man in their neighborhood in Manhattan's Upper East Side took it upon themselves to honor his memory after he pass...

My Name Is Tom

Shannon Bradley-Colleary | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Shannon Bradley-Colleary

That split-second of recognition that we were fellow humans, equally important, hit home. This was one of those moments where all of my ambition, grandiosity, ego and pride just fell away.

This 'Breaking Bad' Impression By A Homeless Man Is Not What It Seems

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.24.2013 | Weird News

You might have seen this video skyrocket to the top of Reddit today, but if you thought there was something strange about this supposed random encount...

Man Rescued After Getting Head Stuck In Trash Can

Posted 10.01.2012 | Weird News

A man in Scotland has become an Internet sensation of sorts after he was photographed with his head lodged in a public trash can over the weekend. ...

AUDIO: Homeless Man Cries Out As Police Tase Him

Posted 09.26.2011 | Los Angeles

A video has surfaced that documents Fullerton police beating a homeless man near the Fullerton Bus Depot in early July, reports Gawker. The video abov...

WATCH: Homeless Man Has Awesome Sign

Posted 07.23.2011 | Comedy

Ted Williams better watch his back, because there's someone new vying for the title of most creative homeless guy in a viral video. And sure, this...

New Topping At Georgia Waffle House: A Homeless Man Sleeping On The Roof

AOL Weird News | Ben Muessig | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

When you arrive at a Waffle House, you're hoping to find maple syrup on the flapjacks, not a homeless man snoozing on the roof -- in nothing but his u...

Ted Williams, 'Golden-Voiced' Homeless Man, Reunites With Mother After 20 Years

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

The last couple days have been emotional for Ted Williams, the 'golden-voiced' homeless man from Ohio who's won the country over with his story -- and...

Ted Williams: The Story Behind His Golden Voice

Eugene Cho | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Eugene Cho

Most will focus their attention on the voice and the feel good story of second chances but if we listen to his story -- in his own words -- we'll hear the story of redemption and of a God who is still speaking to the world today.

'Golden-Voiced' Homeless Man Becomes An Overnight YouTube Star

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

You won't believe your ears. Ted Williams, a former radio announcer who now panhandles on the side of I-71 in Columbus, Ohio, serenaded a Columbus Di...

UPDATE: Strangers Shower Selfless Homeless Man With Donations Of Thanks

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Correction: An earlier version of this story incorrectly referred to Dave Talley as Dave Tally. UPDATE: Over the past 24 hours, complete strangers ha...

UPDATE: 'Homeless Exec' Now Hiring Through Twitter

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Just over five months ago, Huffington Post reported on Jim Kennedy, an executive who was homeless and running out of options. After being laid off in ...

Police Officer Brad Johnson Helps Homeless Man Martin McCall Get New Job, Home

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Forty-eight-year-old Martin McCall of Redwood City, California, saw his life fall apart five years ago when he lost his job and wife left him. KTVU re...

Homeless Man Hotel-Hops With Frequent Flyer Miles

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

A former corporate development manager in the software industry has been forced to come up with increasingly inventive ways to survive during the rece...

Carla Bruni Befriends Homeless, Gives Him Cash, Music

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

France's First Lady, Carla Bruni, has befriended a homeless man who lives near her Paris home, the BBC reports. Model-turned-singer Bruni gives the ...