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He Lost His Wife to Coronavirus, Now He Can’t Even Get Tested

The husband of the first reported fatality linked to COVID-19 in Los Angeles County has been refused testing for the virus.

When 72-year-old Roddy found his 68-year old wife Loretta unresponsive on March 9, he tried everything he could to revive her. In his panic, he performed mouth-to-mouth resuscitation and chest compression as she no longer had a pulse, the Los Angeles Times reports.

10-Year-Old Vietnamese Boy Survives Alone By Farming After His Dad and Grandma Die

Left to fend for himself after his grandmother and father passed away, 10-year-old Dang Van Khuyen is now farming for his own food.

Khuyen lived a simple life with his grandmother in a remote village in Vietnam while his father worked out of town. As a good student, young Khuyen went to school every day and depended on his construction worker father for financial support.

Filipino-Canadian Discovers Old Family Heirloom is Actually a 1000-Year-Old Giant Pearl Worth $90 Million

A Filipino-Canadian man discovered that an heirloom that has been in his family for decades was actually a 1,000-year-old pearl worth around $90 million (4.74 billion Philippine pesos).

Abraham Reyes, who is based in Ontario, Canada, thought the item was a novel home ornament that resembled a giant tooth. It was only after he brought the mineral to appraisers out of curiosity when he confirmed that it was a pearl.

Teen Claims She Tried Sm‌ug‌glin‌g 394 E‌cs‌ta‌s‌‌y Pills into Music Festival to ‘Help Her Family’

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Tina Phan, the aspiring nurse who p‌lea‌ded g‌u‌ilt‌y to su‌pplying a prohi‌bite‌d dr‌u‌g at a music festival in Australia, claims she only did it to help her family.

The 18-year-old was busted after trying to sm‌ug‌gl‌e 394 ec‌st‌a‌sy capsules into Knockout Games of Destiny music festival at Sydney Olympic Park in early December, MailOnline reports. 

‘Aquaman’ Star Jason Momoa Melts Everyone’s Hearts with a Visit to His Grandma

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The Star “Aquaman,” Jason Momoa reportedly surprised his friends and family with a visit to his home state of Iowa earlier this month, however, what really got fans teary-eyed is when he dropped by at his grandmother’s. 

In the short documentary-style video, titled “On The Roam,” the “Game of Thrones” actor meets up with his family and friends in Des Moines and visits some of his favorite places like the “Kung Fu Tap & Taco” and local diner, “The Waveland Cafe.”