5. Alex’s last words:
9. Witnessing the exact moment when a musician realizes he’s “made it”:
12. Caine and his arcade:
19. Isaac’s proposal:
20. The police officers who made blind 13-year-old Gage Hancock-Stevens’ dream of being a cop come true:
21. The German shepherd who has become a seeing eye dog for a blind spaniel:
When Ellie, a blind spaniel, was adopted by shelter manager Jean Spencer, she never expected that her other dog, Leo, would choose to become her very own seeing-eye dog. “I take them for walks in the park and Leo guides Ellie around,” says Spencer. “He is so protective and herds the more boisterous dogs away from her.”
23. And Hobbes’ new friend:
- Italy is today observing a national day of mourning for the victims of Wednesday's earthquake. The death toll has climbed to 284.
- Donald Trump's campaign chief Stephen Bannon said "he doesn't like Jews," according to his ex-wife.
- Federal health officials have called for nationwide testing of all blood donations for the Zika virus.