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US goalkeeper Tim Howard makes a save during extra-time in the Round of 16 football match between Belgium and USA at The Fonte Nova Arena in Salvador on July 1, 2014, during the 2014 FIFA World Cup.  (Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty Images)

Wikipedia Lists U.S. Goalie Tim Howard As Secretary Of Defense After Belgium Game

Veteran U.S. Goalie Tim Howard turned in one of the great performances in American soccer history Tuesday, preserving Men’s National Team’s hopes of advancing until well into extra time. The 16-save outing was the buzz of social media, and apparently even Wikipedia, where users gave him a promotion shortly after the game.

07/02/2014

Screenshot of YouTube footage of a cat saving a Bakersfield boy from an attacking dog. (YouTube)

Hero Cat Who Saved Bakersfield Boy From Dog Attack Throws First Pitch At Game

A cat who became famous for saving a Central California boy from a dog attack threw the first pitch Tuesday night at a Bakersfield Blaze baseball game—or at least she tried.

05/20/2014

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Good Samaritans Rescue 6-Year Old Boy From San Leandro Marina

Good Samaritans rescued a 6-year-old boy from the water at the San Leandro Marina Sunday afternoon, police said.

04/20/2014

Max, a German shepherd who pulled his owner out of bed as their home filled with carbon monoxide. (CBS)

Hero Dog Saves Elderly Novato Man From Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

A Novato man’s dog – obtained from a rescue organization – is being credited with returning the favor by saving his life after he was overcome with carbon monoxide poisoning.

03/05/2014