Human rights and sex trafficking are heavy subjects – the fight is long and hard, sometimes overwhelming. Join us every Friday for a dose of the inspiring, light news events from around the world. Humanity may seem bleak at times, but there is still good in the world.

MLB Umpire prevents a tragic end to a stranger’s life: “This isn’t about me,” he said at the press conference. “This is just for her and that people care about her and I’m just glad that this is a positive story and not a sad story.”

Classmates of Philando Castile use money donated in his honor to start scholarship fund – a silver lining on the heartbreaking tragedy.

Hawthorne Special Needs teacher is gifted with classroom makeover – a nice recognition for the time poured into his students’ lives each week.