Detroit Responders Help Emaciated Dog that Wandered Into Firehouse

Detroit Responders Help Emaciated Dog that Wandered Into Firehouse

Video Feb 13, 2016

Some Detroit firefighters and paramedics opened up the garage door of their firehouse to clean their rigs Friday morning when an emaciated dog wandered in from the freezing cold. What happened next will warm your heart!

In a conference about the opioid crisis, former Congressman Patrick Kennedy (and a former addict) pleads with the public to treat addiction as a disease, not a moral failure, and offer effective treatment accordingly.
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Terror attacks are among the hardest calls for Israeli volunteers to answer

On June 16, the sanctity of the Jewish sabbath was shattered. The sanctity of Jerusalem was shattered. In one moment life changed irrevocably for some, as the air around the Old City of Jerusalem was filled with the bullets of three gunmen intent on creating havoc and killing as many innocents as possible. The terrorists began shooting innocent bystanders and border police officers near the Damascus Gate just as the Jewish sabbath began in our capital city.  

Should the unthinkable happen on duty, your service will be honored and remembered

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