Good Things: November 15, 2010

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Let's take a look at some of the Good Things in the news...

A fast-moving flood forced hundreds to flee their homes in the Netherlands. In the rush to evacuate, a farmer was forced to leave his horses behind. Luckily, the animals were later found safe and sound. They were herded, using a tractor to drier land.

Over the weekend, an amateur radio presenter from the United Kingdom broke the world record for the longest radio broadcast.. under water. Maria Holland did her usual show from 6 meters below the surface. Holland, who works as a teacher during the week, has only been diving for a year. She was on-the-air for 4 hours, 4 minutes and 23 seconds.

Thousands climbed to the top of one of the world's tallest buildings to raise money for charity. The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago staged the Charity Stair Climb to raise money for the disabled. The Willis Tower, formerly known as the Sears Tower is 103 stories high and participants took 2,109 steps to the top. The event raised more than 1 million dollars.

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