/r/UpliftingNews

Uplifting News

A place to read and share positive and uplifting, feel good news stories.

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Top posts from /r/UpliftingNews

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93,613 2,436 when China demands names of airline's employees who protested, CEO lists only himself
submitted 3 weeks, 6 days ago
71,427 3,059 Colorado becomes first state in nation to cap price of insulin. Under bill signed by governor this week, diabetics will pay no more than $100 a month for insulin.
submitted 3 months, 3 weeks ago
62,292 1,465 10,872 New Yorkers to See Their Marijuana Convictions Disappear
submitted 2 weeks, 4 days ago
61,185 1,346 In a breakthrough that could save thousands of lives, researchers from the University of British Columbia have figured out how to convert blood types A, B and AB into the universal Type O, which all patients can receive in a transfusion, regardless of their own blood type.
submitted 3 months ago
58,329 1,784 NYS passes bill to decriminalize marijuana possession and expunge criminal records
submitted 2 months, 3 weeks ago
48,733 1,028 4 teens rush into burning home to rescue their 90-year-old neighbor
submitted 3 months, 1 week ago
47,325 2,946 New Zealand to have 150m "safezones" around abortion clinics to prevent harassment of women
submitted 1 month, 1 week ago
46,050 1,839 Emilia Clarke's fundraiser for brain injury (which started on Reddit) is trending on BBC news, and the /r/FreeFolk subreddit (which started it all) is especially mentioned!
submitted 3 months, 2 weeks ago
45,960 1,668 New York City has banned styrofoam!
submitted 2 months, 2 weeks ago
45,026 1,223 Environmentalists have removed 40 tonnes of trash from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch
submitted 2 months ago
43,836 1,816 BangBros buys porn doxxing site, torches hard drives in the site's first SFW video
submitted 2 weeks ago
43,588 1,534 Nestle creates wrapper that degrades in the sea within six months
submitted 2 months, 2 weeks ago
42,784 697 Man graduates with nursing degree from same university where he started as a janitor
submitted 3 months, 3 weeks ago
42,695 1,378 A bill being debated in New York City would make it illegal to force employees to answer work communications outside of work hours.
submitted 2 months, 2 weeks ago
41,512 1,396 Worshipper, 65, takes down mosque gunman before he can kill anyone
submitted 1 month ago
40,850 1,736 Luxembourg to become first country to make all public transport free
submitted 3 months, 2 weeks ago
40,384 870 National Suicide Prevention Hotline is Getting Its Own 3-Digit Number in the US (988) - A quick & easy Number to remember for help like 911.
submitted 3 weeks, 1 day ago
40,002 371 One of Africa's largest wildlife preserves is marking a year without a single elephant found killed by poachers, which experts call an extraordinary development in an area larger than Switzerland where thousands of the animals have been slaughtered in recent years
submitted 3 months ago
39,196 2,000 Canada's new child benefit has lifted almost 300,000 children out of poverty and strengthened the middle class, study shows
submitted 3 days, 10 hours ago
38,565 705 More than 50 cats adopted in 24 hours after city put out urgent call
submitted 2 months, 3 weeks ago
38,443 983 It's raining in the Amazon forest, which is slowing down the fire in some areas
submitted 3 weeks, 2 days ago
37,771 1,008 A frugal Carpenter in Iowa that grew up poor Left His $3 Million Savings To local Poor Kids to pay their College Tuition; Since His Death in 2005, His donation has put 14 Of them through college
submitted 1 month, 4 weeks ago
37,643 745 A 13-year-old runs his own bakery and matches every sale with a donation to the homeless
submitted 2 months, 3 weeks ago
37,456 929 Lady Gaga to fund 162 classrooms in Dayton, El Paso and Gilroy | GMA
submitted 1 month, 1 week ago
35,318 904 Singapore abolishes school exam rankings, says learning is not competition
submitted 1 month, 2 weeks ago
34,562 401 Child's missing teddy with recording of deceased mother's message found safe
submitted 3 weeks, 4 days ago
33,808 3,783 Millennials Are Causing the U.S. Divorce Rate to Plummet
submitted 2 months, 3 weeks ago
33,741 814 Turkey will declare a holiday dedicating to plant trees
submitted 2 months ago
32,929 920 A 24-year-old biochemist won the Miss Virginia pageant by performing a science experiment onstage as her talent
submitted 2 months, 2 weeks ago
32,414 1,257 JK Rowling donates £15.3m to the University of Edinburgh for MS research
submitted 4 days ago
32,028 966 Holland covers hundreds of bus stops with plants as gift to honeybees
submitted 2 months, 1 week ago
31,726 608 11-year-old starts 'El Paso Challenge' for the community to do 22 good deeds for each lives lost
submitted 1 month, 1 week ago
31,573 690 Whales Seen In Hundreds Off NYC Shores, Drawn By Cleaner Waters
submitted 3 months, 2 weeks ago
31,497 1,405 The School District for my hometown will now provide both Breakfast and Lunch for free to ALL students K-5th regardless of income.
submitted 2 weeks, 5 days ago
31,466 836 Unanimous Maine Legislature passes 2 bills to reduce ‘welfare cliff’ - The bills, sponsored by Democratic and Republican leaders, are designed to let families keep some welfare benefits as they gradually gain more independence and income.
submitted 2 months, 1 week ago
31,401 571 California Program to Erase Old Marijuana Convictions
submitted 1 week ago
31,133 882 Uncle rushes into burning home to save his 8-year-old niece: 'I'd do it again'
submitted 2 months, 1 week ago
30,523 610 40 tons of fishing nets retrieved in Pacific Ocean cleanup
submitted 2 months, 2 weeks ago
30,510 576 Monarch populations are doing much better this year, smashing previous estimates!
submitted 1 month, 2 weeks ago
30,110 650 Single Man Who Grew Up in the Foster System Adopts Three Boys: 'I'm the Father I Wish I Had Growing Up'
submitted 2 months, 1 week ago
29,874 878 The Lack Of Any Market For Whale Meat Has Prompted Iceland’s Whalers To Forego The Hunt This Season
submitted 2 months ago
29,590 1,537 New Texas laws: Illegal to send unsolicited nude photos, starting today.
submitted 2 weeks, 1 day ago
29,071 550 More Dogs and Cats Are Making It Out of Shelters Alive
submitted 1 week, 5 days ago
28,914 1,161 Leonardo DiCaprio’s Earth Alliance Commits $5 Million to Amazon Fires
submitted 3 weeks ago
28,830 737 Dad posts 'Don't Give Up' signs around town to lower suicide rates: 'You never know who is struggling'
submitted 3 months, 3 weeks ago
28,806 613 School superintendent donates his $10,000 bonus to high school seniors applying for college
submitted 1 month, 1 week ago
28,449 1,273 Kids suing the US over climate change are getting global support. The plaintiffs in Juliana v. US are part of an increasingly vocal global movement of young environmental activists leading the fight against climate catastrophe
submitted 3 months, 2 weeks ago
28,388 1,345 New Zealand wants to make people happy, not rich - New Zealand’s latest budget, unveiled this week, is being touted as the first in a Western country to put well-being over economic pressures.
submitted 3 months, 2 weeks ago
27,679 1,070 Illinois poised to enact historic recreational marijuana bill that could clear convictions for 770,000
submitted 3 months, 1 week ago
27,373 672 India’s wild tiger population rises to almost 3,000
submitted 1 month, 2 weeks ago