Joelle Goldstein

Writer-Reporter, Human Interest

"She gets to do what she loves, and be accepted, and treated as an equal... We can't really ask for anything else," Kecia Cox tells PEOPLE of her daughter Bree
"I like to deliver packages to the mail and drive my little UPS truck, my very, very own," Mateo Toscano said
"They knew every one of us loved them, we always told them that," an aunt said of Kiara Jones and her two kids, Lily, 3, and Joshua, 2
Vivian Cunningham graduated from Samford University in Alabama with a degree in liberal studies
Susan Prior is now hoping to catch the fish so she can return the ring to its rightful owner and relieve the creature of its neck dilemma
The hiker was shot in the chest and airlifted to a Missouri hospital with serious, life-threatening injuries, officials said
"She was a joy to have around and could brighten anyone’s day," a GoFundMe page states
"In a situation where many adults may have panicked, Christian was calm and knew what to do," Liberty Middle School Principal Keisa Vincent said of Christian Swope
Lisa Ohrmundt said she's had to remove bees from her Decatur home four separate times since moving in 14 years ago
China will create "a line of separation" at the summit of Mount Everest to prevent Nepal's climbers from spreading COVID-19
"I told her she never had to buy me another birthday or Mother's Day gift ever," Lori Herbert jokes of her daughter Jessica donating part of her liver
Vanessa Reiser is a survivor of narcissistic domestic abuse, which is a form of domestic abuse by a narcissist
Plus: The billionaire wrote out a pros and cons list of marrying Melinda before he officially proposed
Three baby girls and four baby boys were welcomed by firefighters during the pandemic
Court documents obtained by PEOPLE indicate that Bill and Melinda Gates did not have a prenup in place prior to their split, but instead have agreed on a separation contract
The baby was airlifted to a local hospital following the crash, while seven other people were transported to hospitals via ambulance
X-rays determined that the woman was about 20 to 30 years old when she died, and the fetus was approximately 26 to 30 weeks old
John Carreone fundraised for the Make-A-Wish Foundation after they helped his daughter Celina, who was born with a nervous system disorder
Beach officials said the woman suffered lacerations and was taken to a nearby hospital
The luxurious village near the Black Sea, which includes 732 mini-castles, was never finished due to political unrest, financial problems and the pandemic
The first incident involved hundreds of birds inside a Torrance home, while the second saw 1,000 birds get stuck inside a Montecito home's chimney
The bags, which include snacks and basic necessities, were given to the Fishers Police Department through the 10-year-old boy's nonprofit, Maddox's Mission
Fire officials said the child, who is about 2 years old, "fell approximately 6 feet onto concrete from a 1st story window"
"I'm a mother of two children, so I would hope someone could help me," officer Kristin Mitrisin said of helping the family
Mike Wimmer has a 5.45 GPA at Concord Academy High School, where he's the valedictorian, and a 4.0 GPA at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College