Pope Francis Turns Vatican Palace into a Homeless Shelter
They could have made a lot of money turning this 19th century Vatican palace into a hotel, but instead, Pope Francis decided to make it a homeless shelter. Be sure to watch the short video contained in this story from NBC.
In a related story, a non-profit in Denver, Colorado grabbed an old hotel to turn it into a homeless shelter. Here’s that story from the Good News Network
Superbowl Winner Pays Adoption Fees for 91 Homeless Dogs
After his team won the Superbowl, Derrick Nnadi paid the adoption fees for the 91 dogs in Kansas City’s shelter. But this isn’t just a one time thing.
“Nnadi sponsored a program during the regular season in which he paid the adoption fee for one hard-to-adopt dog after each Chiefs victory. All of the dogs in that program found homes.” Source and story: ESPN
New Discoveries for Cancer Treatment:
Re-purposing Drugs to Fight Cancer:
Researchers have discovered that several drugs have more than one purpose. Medications for diabetes, inflammation, and alcoholism have been shown to kill cancer cells in the lab. Here’s the story from the Good News Network
Newly Discovered Immune Cell Kills Most Cancers:
British scientists were analyzing blood to find bacteria fighters when they “accidentally” discovered new type of T-cell that kills most cancer cells. You can read more in this article from The Telegraph.
New Police Officer Gets a Surprise Visit
At the age of 42, Erika Benning, an immigrant from Honduras, achieved her dream to become a police officer. But there’s more! Her son who has been stationed overseas for two years showed up for his mom’s ceremony. Enjoy the video!
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