Author Archive | Zahara Hill

This 10-Year-Old Is Creating A Device To Prevent Infants From Dying In Hot Cars

After Bishop Curry heard his neighbor’s 6-month-old infant died from being in an overheated car, he decided to create a life-saving device to prevent incidents like this from reoccurring ― as any responsible 10-year-old would.“It kind of came in my head,” Bishop told HuffPost of his device, the Oasis. The Oasis would respond to rising temperatures […]

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Barber Provides Free Haircuts To Men Looking To Land Job Interviews

When Rahaman Kilpatrick left Philadelphia in 1992, he took the city’s mantra of brotherly love right along with him. The self-taught barber offers free haircuts to men with upcoming job interviews and students with steadily improving grades.Kilpatrick, who now resides in Maryland, mentors a community men’s group in Washington, D.C., as well as a group […]

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63-Year-Old Father Receives College Degree With His Son

At your typical graduation, parents are somewhere beaming in the audience as their kid switches their tassel to the left. But last Friday, 63-year-old Duvinson Jeanty was right alongside his son receiving a bachelor’s degree of his own. Duvinson and his 27-year-old son Benjamin both graduated from William Paterson University in New Jersey and are the […]

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Each Of These Quadruplets Got Accepted Into Harvard And Yale

Quadruplets Zachary, Aaron, Nigel and Nick Wade have more in common than DNA: they’re all friggin’ brilliant.All four of them have been accepted into Harvard and Yale, among other prestigious colleges including Duke, Stanford, Johns Hopkins and Cornell. The brothers run track at Lakota East Senior High School in Liberty Township, Ohio, and discovered they’d all been […]

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This 13-Year-Old Raised Money For Over 800 People To See ‘Hidden Figures’

At only 13 years old, aspiring astronaut and devoted “Hidden Figures” fan Taylor Richardson is leading quite the philanthropic cause. Earlier this week, Richardson was deemed GoFundMe’s February “Hero of the Month” after raising $17,000 through the fundraising website for people throughout the nation to go see the hit movie. “Hidden Figures” is centered around three […]

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Brooklyn’s Black Santa Explains Why Christmas Joy Has No Color

Anthony Newerls’ dedication to spreading the holiday spirit goes beyond that of the average mall Santa.For the past decade, Newerls, 47, has served as the resident Santa at Atlantic Terminal Mall in the Fort Greene neighborhood of Brooklyn, where he not only provides Brooklyn families with the gift of representation, but he also personally delivers presents […]

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