Tuesday, January 18th, 2022

Tag: Hero

Magawa, the hero rat who sniffed out landmines, has died

The African giant pouched rat found more than 100 landmines and other explosives during his service, according to APOPO, the mine-clearing non-governmental organization that trained him. His work saw him win a gold medal...

From student protester to leftist hero: Meet the shaggy-haired millennial vying for Chile’s presidency

If he wins the run-off vote, Boric will become the country’s youngest — and most left-leaning — president in its modern history. Boric is running on a broad coalition ticket that includes the Communist...

Shirley Raines, who brings beauty and hope to Skid Row, is CNN’s Hero of the Year

As she received her award Sunday, Raines thanked her children including her late son, who inspired her work. “This surely hasn’t been easy. I stand before you a very broken woman,” an emotional Raines...

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