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The Civil Defense team was called in.

A stray cat on the loose in Abu Dhabi? Someone check on Nermal.

An Indonesian man is being lauded as a hero this week after plucking two children out of the path of a runaway vehicle with a superhuman feat of agility.

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Two dogs are alive and looking for loving homes thanks to a pair of bystanders who refused to stand idly by while the pups sweltered in a dangerously hot car in Metro Detroit over the weekend.

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Most calls were for flat tires, dead batteries, and keys locked in cars.

Many of the rescues could have been avoided.

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A Grand Bend, ON man used a large rock to smash the window of a BMW to rescue a small dog sweltering to death within.

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A man and his monster truck saved the day yesterday after a woman became trapped by a flooding river in Texas.

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A man in Oceanside, CA, had rescue workers destroy his bumper to save the life of a fuzzy feline.

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The three mariners were forced to swim two miles through the night after their vessel capsized.

A Navy P-8 Poseidon crew was key in locating three stranded mariners on an uninhabited Pacific Island. The three men survived for three days before rescue.

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A Vero Beach, FL, woman is alive today thanks to the quick thinking and selfless bravery of a pair of sheriff's deputies.

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After a deadly crash, an officer from Alabama trekked all the way to Arkansas to reunite a grieving mother with her daughter's beloved dog.

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Two California women and their children are alive today thanks to the timely actions of a California Highway Patrol officer.

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A pair of good Samaritans and three police detectives saved an elderly Florida man from drowning in his car after it crashed into a pond this week.

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Two friends in Michigan who thought they were the targets of a Halloween prank ended up saving a woman's life Tuesday night.

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A Texas woman who saved a kitten in the middle of a busy intersection this week is being hailed as a hero by feline enthusiasts everywhere.

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About 200 cars were swamped by a mudslide in the mountains and desert north of Los Angeles Thursday afternoon.

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Students at China's Chang'an University have applied for a patent on the bizarre creation seen above, according to Visor Down. It's clearly based on a motorcycle, and this oddity appears to be an attempt at a conversion to remove the wheels and replace them with a single, continuous track. The modifications would seemingly maintain the suspension of a normal cycle, including a telescoping front fork and rear swing arm, while completely ditching the wheels.