Hector Montoya was moved by a story he saw on the news about a mother and daughter who died in a house fire. So instead of buying a video game system, he spent his savings on fire detectors for people in his neighborhood.
Coach Kevin Kelley plays the numbers like a casino gambler. But in this case, the odds are in his favor. He's the head coach of the Pulaski Academy Bruins in Little Rock, Arkansas and he’s got an unorthodox approach to football – never punt!
Kelley knows people think he’s crazy for always “going for it,” but he’s got the stats to prove it works – like three state championships. He says there's a moment in his childhood that made him the person he is today. While his game strategy may be unconventional, his players say it's teaching them lessons beyond football.
One of the first people to be rescued off the sinking ferry in South Korea this week has apparently killed himself. The vice principal of the high school attended by many of the ferry passengers was found dead Friday morning near the gym where the families of the missing have gathered. Police say it looks like suicide.
Also new Friday, an arrest warrant has been issued for the captain and two crew members of the sunken ship. Authorities have said he was not on the bridge at the time.
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