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  • ‘He gave me my life back’: Co-worker donates kidney to colleague in need

    CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — Robert Downing always goes above and beyond. You won’t find a more dedicated person at BMW Midlothian, his colleagues tell WTVR. The 66-year-old part-time shuttle driver is quick with a ‘Hello’ and smile. “I started working here seven years ago,” Downing said. “Thought it was going to be a short stint, but ended up liking it.” Robert gives his all whether he’s on the clock or not. No one knows that more than Robert’s co-worker Cindy […]

  • Playing Through: Florida golfer continues game despite 7-foot alligator on green

    OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. — A golfer in Florida continued to play as an almost 7-foot alligator walked right in front of him. Steel Lafferty, a professional wakeboarder, was playing golf Wednesday when the alligator walked by as he was taking a shot. Neither man nor gator seemed upset to encounter the other. “Golfing in Florida is just different,” he wrote in a post with the video. View this post on Instagram Golfing in Florida is just different… 🐊 A post […]

  • Michigan mom gives out over 200 backpacks to kids in her neighborhood

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — What started out as a simple effort to help kids properly start their school year has turned into a major community initiative, thanks to a mother with a big heart. Angela Sharifsain got the idea last year to do a backpack giveaway. “I said, ‘I’ll put it into plan’ and just started buying backpacks last year,” Sharifsain said. “Then I just kept seeing backpacks and I just kept buying backpacks.” Before long, Sharifsain had gathered more […]

  • ‘Lizzie McGuire’ reboot coming to Disney+ streaming service

    LOS ANGELES – A reboot of the popular Disney Channel show “Lizzie McGuire” is coming to the new Disney+ streaming service. The star of the early 2000s show, Hilary Duff, confirmed the news on Instagram Friday, saying “SURPRISE!!! I’ve been trying to contain this excitement for a loooong time while this has been in the works! I am beyond excited to be home again, back with my girl ♥️…and into her 30’s.” Variety reports that Duff announced at an event Friday […]

  • Mom shares hilarious before-after photos of daughter’s first day of school

    NEILSTON, Scotland – A Scottish mother has perfectly captured how draining a child’s first day back at school can be. Jillian Falconer, of Neilston, couldn’t resist sharing a side-by-side comparison of what her 5-year-old daughter Lucy looked like before – and after– her first day at school. Lucy left the house tidily dressed, her tie perfectly knotted and tucked into the waistband of her skirt, her hair brushed and her socks pulled up to her knees. “When I went to pick […]

  • Marvel & Sony End Spider-Man Deal

    Holy Spider-Man. Sony and marvel have ended their Spider-Man deal. Earlier this week, Deadline broke the news that Sony and Marvel would no longer work together. Meaning Marvel Studios’s President Kevin Feige will no longer lead the creative team on the Spider-Man movies. It was also reported that the deal ended because of money. Disney was seeking 50-50 share. The original deal the Disney request was much more reasonable. But can you blame Disney? Spiderman: Far From Home is Sony’s […]

  • Gerard Butler Talks ‘Angel Has Fallen’

    The third of Gerard Butler’s “Has Fallen” series is out in South Florida theaters. ‘Angel Has Fallen’ is about a secret service agent— played by Gerard— being framed and taken into custody for the failed assassination attempt of the president— played by Morgan Freeman. “We were aiming to deepen the journey, make it more emotional, more involved and we have so many more action scenes than we’ve ever had. But it’s also kind of a more profound journey. You’re really […]

  • Newborns at Pittsburgh hospital dressed up as ‘The Wizard of Oz’ characters for 80th anniversary

    PITTSBURGH — Somewhere over the rainbow are some really adorable babies dressed up as your favorite characters from “The Wizard of Oz.” The newborns at West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh were dressed as Dorothy, the Tin Man, the Scarecrow and the Cowardly Lion. The Allegheny Health Network said they do occasional dress-up days for the babies, usually for holidays; this one was in honor of the classic movie which turns 80 this Sunday.

  • Bear caught on camera stealing box of dog food off of family’s porch

    THORNHURST TOWNSHIP, Pa. — A family in Lackawanna County was expecting a delivery of dog food from the online pet store Chewy, but a hungry bear had other plans. Video from the Newman family’s security camera caught the thief in the act. The bear can be seen grabbing the box and dragging it off the porch and into the woods. The family, who live in Thornhurst, tell WNEP they sent the video to Chewy, and the company offered to send […]

  • Japanese-Chinese Eatery Novikov is a Celebrity Favorite

    Located in the heart of Downtown Miami sits a celebrity favorite, Novikov.  The Japanese-Chinese eatery comes to Miami following successful locations in London, Dubai and Moscow.  When you walk in, the first thing you see is a display of fresh seafood, and for carnivores, peking duck. The kitchen is wide open to see all the action.  To see what we cooked up in the kitchen, catch Inside South Florida Saturday at 7 pm.

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