Kid President Introduces the White House Student Film Festival
For the past few months, K-12 students have been putting the finishing touches on short films about this year's theme: The Impact of Giving Back. We received more than 1,500 submissions from around the world and, on Friday, March 20 we premiered 15 Official Selections at the 2015 White House Film Festival.
Commencement speakers including Apple's Tim Cook, Vice President Joe Biden, former President George W. Bush, actress Maya Rudolph and "CBS This Morning" co-host Charlie Rose offer heartfelt advice to the graduating class of 2015.
Assault Victim Uses YouTube to Turn a Negative into a Positive
WLWT spoke to the man behind a viral YouTube video that shows the aftermath of a vicious attack. Ronald Moon Jr., told WLWT News 5’s Courtis Fuller he is trying to turn a negative into a positive, and people all over the world are helping him do that.
Missouri Man Waits More Than A Decade To Begin Prison Sentence
Nine months ago, Mike Anderson began serving a 13-year prison sentence for a crime that took place all the way back in 1999. CBS News' Dean Reynolds speaks with Anderson from prison about the delayed punishment.
16-Year-Old Graduates from College, High School In Same Week
Here's something you don't see every day: a sixteen-year-old getting a college degree. And here's something you see even less: getting a college degree at sixteen, before getting a high school degree. Well, that happened to one Florida teenager who will receive her high school diploma within a week after getting her bachelor's degree.
We're remembering a girl from Kalamazoo County who was granted her dying wish. 17-year-old Yeatise Gaines died last week after a long battle with cancer, but before passing away, the Kalamazoo Central High School senior was given her own graduation ceremony in her hospital bed.