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Apple's Tim Cook plans to donate his wealth to charity

Joining the ranks of big donors like Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, the Apple CEO says he intends to become a major philanthropist.

By March 26, 2015

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Want to party with Iron Man? Donate to charity

To celebrate the launch of "Avengers: Age of Ultron," Robert Downey Jr. will bring one person to Los Angeles for an incredible adventure that includes a seat at the premiere.

By March 3, 2015

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Stormtrooper armour protects charity hiker from deadly snake bite

A man hiking around Australia in full Imperial Sandtrooper armour has survived an encounter with one of the world's deadliest snakes, and he has his Star Wars costume to thank.

By January 15, 2015

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Opossums could save you from that deadly snake bite

That's right, opossums. Tests show that their superpower to resist snake venom could be harnessed to save thousands of lives.

By March 22, 2015

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Express yourself with wood emojis for charity

Those wood emojis handcrafted by Nick Offerman made for a parody video on "Conan" are now available for sale in real life with proceeds going to charity.

By December 10, 2014

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Stormtrooper hikes across Australia and faces a croc for charity

Cane toads, soaring temperatures and a giant crocodile -- one Star Wars fan is braving it all on a 15,000-kilometre hike around Australia in full Imperial Sandtrooper armour, all to give his local children's hospital a new hope.

By November 11, 2014

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Tech execs get drenched in ice water for charity (pictures)

Some of tech's biggest names joined in on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, which was started a few weeks ago by Massachusetts resident and ALS patient Pete Frates.

5 Images By August 14, 2014

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Save calories and help charities with Foodtweeks app

Talk about a win-win: You learn how to eat healthier, and local food banks get much-needed donations.

By August 12, 2014

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'Doctor Who' cosplayer to zipline off bridge for charity

Why should fictional Time Lords have all the glory in saving humans?

By May 9, 2014

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Uber offers rides in Lamborghinis, Maseratis in Singapore

Single and in a hurry? The ride-hiring app service has teamed up with a luxury car-rental service to give rides around the island nation in supercars.

By March 23, 2015