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Michael Platt.

A 13-year-old runs his own bakery and matches every sale with a donation to the homeless

Michael Platt, 13, runs a bakery called Michael's Desserts, which operates on a one-for-one donation model and is based in Washington, DC.

California’s homelessness crisis is spiraling out of control. These mayors want to solve it with tiny homes, trailers, and floating apartments.

The mayors of Los Angeles, Stockton, and San Jose see homelessness as a housing crisis, but they stress the need for more than one solution.
Don Johnson was convicted of murder.

A man on death row skipped his last meal and asked for the money to be donated to people experiencing homelessness

Don Johnson asked that the $20 that would have been put toward his final meal be donated to people living with homelessness.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slammed the practice of paying people to wait in line for congressional hearings, calling it ‘shocking’

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez attacked the long-time practice of lobbyists paying people to wait in line to assure seats in congressional hearings.
Candice Payne.

The woman who booked hotel rooms for 70 homeless people in Chicago during the polar vortex says she impulsively rented rooms on her credit card before...

Candice Payne said she impulsively charged 20 hotel rooms on her credit card after hearing that 70 homeless people were stranded with no heat.

A 7-Eleven in Portland is using high-pitched buzzing to keep homeless people away from the store

Portland noise control officer Paul van Orden said the city has received multiple complaints about the noise blasting from the 7-Eleven's speakers.

1 in 10 homeless adults are veterans, here’s how you can help them and others stay safe and warm during the polar vortex

There are roughly 553,000 homeless people in the US on any given night, and roughly 11% of the adult homeless population are veterans.
Desolate Wrigley Field is seen at sunset during subzero temperatures carried by the polar vortex in Chicago.

A good Samaritan paid for hotel rooms in Chicago for 70 homeless people who were sleeping in tents with no source of heat during the polar vortex

Salvation Army spokeswoman Jacqueline Rachev said the 70 people were moved into the hotel on Wednesday after their propane tanks were confiscated.
The DoubleTree by Hilton in Hull, England.

A Hilton hotel will give 28 homeless people free rooms and Christmas dinner after another hotel canceled their booking

The DoubleTree Hilton hotel in Hull, England, will house 28 homeless people for Christmas after the Britannia Royal canceled Raise the Roof Hull's booking.
Waiting for their friend.

When a homeless man was admitted to a hospital, his 4 stray dog friends patiently waited for him at the door

A Brazilian nurse shared a photo of four stray dogs waiting for their friend, a homeless man who cares for them, to get out of the emergency room.