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Local Teens Help Solve Flint's Water Crisis with New Lab and Water Testing: 'It Gives Me Hope'

The Flint Community Water Lab opened in September, six years after a switch in the city’s water supply caused widespread lead and E.coli contamination.

Celebs Share the Kindest Thing Anyone's Ever Done for Them

From the littlest things (a smile at the right moment) to the biggest (chartering a jet to be there at a tough time), celebrities share the most meaningful kind moment they've experienced, in hopes of inspiring others to share their own kindness with others. For more, pick up PEOPLE's first-ever Kindness Issue, on stands Friday, Nov. 8

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Widowed Mom of 4 Gives Back to Nonprofit That Helped Her Family Before Husband's Death

"He would be overwhelmed to share his story and legacy [but] I think it's amazing that other people will know about him," Melissa Geist says of her late husband Jason

Sheryl Sandberg's Advice for Young Women: 'Don't Do Your Boyfriend's Laundry'

Facebook’s COO recently spoke with Women @ Meredith about the new challenges and stressors working women are facing amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic

Mom of 3 with a 'Beautiful Soul' Killed and 17 People Injured After Hayride Overturns in Ill.

Amy Swinderman, 32, was killed and more than a dozen other people were hospitalized after their hayride crashed in rural Illinois