Hilary Shenfeld


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Latest from Hilary Shenfeld
Fugitive Treasure Hunter Who Found $50 Million in Gold Is Captured
Katie Clark
Ohio Mom Refuses to Let Teen Pregnancies Stop Her from Becoming a Doctor: 'I Feel Nothing But Gratitude'
Elliot Tanner
13-Year-Old Boy Is Set to Start Graduate School This Fall — But He Still Feels Like a 'Regular' Kid
Abandoned Pet Bunnies Overrunning Florida Neighborhood: 'They're Everywhere You Look'
Bali Suitcase Murder: Heather Mack Hospitalized After Vomiting Blood in Indonesian Prison
Caroline Colley and family
Heart Palpitations, Eczema and Judgment: Parents Speak Out on 'Exhausting' Toll of COVID Stress
How Stella Learned to Talk
Christina Hunger Taught Her Dog to Talk, Now She Wants to Help You Start a Chat with Your Pet
panicked teachers
'Panicked' Teachers Prep Wills, Goodbye Letters Before Their Schools Reopen: 'I'm Scared as Hell'
Dennis Quaid
Dennis Quaid Speaks About Controversial 'A Dog's Purpose' Video on New Podcast: It 'Was a Scam'
Amy Cooper
White Woman Who Called Cops on Black Birdwatcher Asking Her to Leash Her Dog Gets Pet Back
Lisa Urso
Chicago-Area Woman Is Mauled to Death by Her Adopted French Bulldog Mix: 'She Loved That Animal'
Card Placeholder Image
Quarantined Couple Creates Gallery, Featuring 'Gerbil with a Pearl Earring,' For Their Gerbils
stella the dog
Stella the Talking Dog Is Using Her Soundboard to Speak About Social Distancing: 'Park Want'
Cat in a cage
The FDA's Lab Animals Can Now Be Adopted Out As Pets Instead of Euthanized
Barack Obama
Barack Obama Makes Surprise Appearance at NBA Cares Event During All-Star Weekend
PETA Calls for Punxsutawney Phil to Be Replaced By Robot Groundhog for Groundhog Day Duties  
Baseball Parks Are Going to the Dogs
talking dog
Dog Learning to Talk By Using a Custom Soundboard to Speak: 'I'm in Constant Amazement'
Ethan Taylor Weight Loss
This College Student Lost 184 Lbs. and Just Completed the Chicago Marathon
Funeral Dog Award
Empathetic Funeral Home Dog Becomes Millionth 'Canine Good Citizen'
Fatal Alligator Attacks Set New Record In Florida
Police Warn Flushing Drugs Could Create Terrifying 'Meth Gators'
Anna Gonzales and Justin Middleton
Bride Dies at 30 from Cystic Fibrosis Just 2 Days After Wedding: It's 'Traumatic,' Says Husband
Anna Gonzales, Justin Middleton
Dying Indiana Woman, 30, Weds Fiancé In Sweet Hospital Ceremony: 'I Got to Marry My Best Friend'
Isabelle Meyer of Girl Scout Troop
Girl Scout, 11, Tragically Killed by Falling Tree in 'Freak' Accident at Indiana Campground