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Competing with Entrants from 64 Countries, American Humane Brings Home the Gold and Silver

There may not be an Olympics for saving lives, but as millions intently watched the drama of the Winter Olympics, America quietly brought home the gold and silver in another major competition involving efforts to dramatically change the odds for … Continue reading

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MIT, Johns Hopkins Students Win Top Prize at SmallSat Conference

By Kendall Russell | January 8, 2018 | North America, Regional, Satellite News Feed, ST Briefs, Technology© SATELLITE TODAY, January 8, 2018 — Julian Brown, a doctoral student and researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Space Systems Laboratory, … Continue reading

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Traveling Afar to Find Your Family

By Qin Sun Stubis (originally published in the Santa Monica Star) Some two decades ago, I married into a family originally from Riga, Latvia. I was completely unaware of this city’s glorious fame as “the Paris of the North,” which … Continue reading

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Study: Therapy Dogs Can Help Families of Kids With Cancer

Dogs have long been called Mankind’s best friend, but a major new scientific study now indicates that a dog may also be a family’s best friend in times of their greatest need. Following seven years of pioneering research, American Humane, … Continue reading

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Holiday Love, Holiday Pain

By Qin Sun Stubis (Originally published in The Santa Monica Star) The end of 2017 is drawing near. It is only proper that we each reflect on the unique path we’ve just walked this year. As we always do with … Continue reading

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Help for Animals Caught in California Wildfires

American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization, Chicken Soup for the Soul, the Banfield Foundation, Zoetis, and philanthropist Lois Pope today made it possible to deliver more than a ton of love and emergency relief to animals taking refuge … Continue reading

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Puerto Rican Pets Displaced by Hurricane Reunited With Families

American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization, which has been first to serve in the rescue of animals in disasters for more than 100 years, joined forces with Wings of Rescue, The Sato Project, and the Humane Society of … Continue reading

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