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When a devastating tornado hit Jon Byler Dann's Illinois home on Sunday, ripping it apart, he and his four children were lucky to survive nearly unscathed. But they were heartbroken by the feeling they'd lost their family pet, a dog named Maggie, who had gone missing in the chaos.
A small town in the Gaza Strip welcomed two adorable additions on Monday: a pair of newborn lion cubs. Hamas authorities announced the births via Twitter on Tuesday, calling them the first lion cubs to be born in the besieged coastal strip.
New Jersey waitress Dayna Morales was expecting a tip after serving a party of four on Wednesday, but instead, she found a hurtful handwritten note. “I’m sorry but I cannot tip because I do not agree with your lifestyle and the way you live your life," the note read.