Category Archives: Good News

Uber Drivers Save Lives

Despite all the bad press Uber has been receiving lately, its drivers are a completely different matter. Florida Uber driver Chris Farley recently picked up a young male passenger who told him about being diagnosed with brain cancer. Because Farley’s … Continue reading

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Bikers Save 10 People from Highway Explosion

10 motorcyclists—music execs riding to South Dakota via Illinois for a motorcycle rally—came across a huge highway collision last week and heroically saved 10 people before the paramedics had even arrived on scene. An 18-wheel semi-truck had crashed into a … Continue reading

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University of British Columbia Develops New Water Filtration System

In the U.S., clean water is so plentiful and accessible that we tend to take it for granted. We often forget that there are some parts of the world where water is hard to come by. Untreated water sources are often polluted or … Continue reading

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Private Equity Pushes to Hire More Veterans

On November 14, several investment firms teamed up to host the 2016 Veteran’s Summit. Apollo, Blackstone, Carlyle, KKR, and TPG kicked off the two-day summit with discussions on how the private equity industry can support service members. All five companies … Continue reading

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Pokémon Go Isn’t Just Popular, It’s Helping People

In case you somehow missed it, Pokémon Go is a mobile game that uses your phone’s camera to let you find Pokémon out in the real world and catch them. If you’ve been on social media at all since it … Continue reading

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