According to the Ocean Conservancy, more than 560,000 volunteers helped clean over 17,000 miles of coastline around the world last year, and removed 10 million pounds of garbage. The #1 thing they found was. . . . . 2,117,931 cigarette butts, 1,140,222 food wrappers and containers, 1,065,171 plastic bottles, 611,048 straws and coffee stirrers, just to mention only a few trash items.
–They also found 236 toothbrushes . . . 117 mattresses . . . and 40 lottery tickets.
24-year-old Kylie Cox is a nurse who got married in Cornwall, England over the weekend, and at her reception, she was dancing with a 28-year-old male friend of hers, when he told her he was feeling light-headed.
–Then he COLLAPSED due to an apparent heart attack. Kylie was in her wedding dress, but that didn’t stop her from performing CPR on the guy. A bridesmaid . . . who’s also a nurse . . . and they SAVED his LIFE.
–The guy is expected to make a full recovery, and Kylie is planning another reception since the first one got cut short.
A Mother Scams Donations by Pretending Her Son Has Cancer . . . and Even Tells the Kid That He Has Cancer to Help Sell It
In New Jersey, police just busted a 35-year-old woman for pretending her nine-year-old son had CANCER to raise $3,500 in donations.
–And to make things WAY worse . . . she actually LIED to her son and TOLD HIM HE HAD CANCER to help sell the scam. So the kid thought he was dying, and had no idea he was healthy.
–The police caught her after an anonymous tip, and she’s facing charges of theft by deception, forgery, endangering the welfare of a child, and using a child to commit a criminal offense. She’s due in court later this week.