Instant Index: Adele Receives Royal Honor

By ABC News

Dec 19, 2013 10:10pm

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From the unconventional and awe-inspiring to the hilarious and heartwarming, here’s a look at some of the most interesting photos, videos and stories that have our newsroom talking today. What’s capturing your attention, filling your inbox and cluttering your Facebook/Twitter feed? Tweet us the stories you’re talking about using #InstantIndex, or email us atABC.WorldNews@abc.com, and they could appear on World News.

Girl Gets Secret Santa Gift From Bill Gates
A Reddit user, identified only as Rachel, posted a list of gifts she hoped to get from her Reddit Secret Santa — makeup, nail polish, “glittery things” and an iPad. Rachel later explained that a package showed up at her house with a card addressed “To Rachel, From Bill” – Bill Gates, that is. The package contained a stuffed cow, a note saying a donation had been made in her name to Heifer International and a large National Geographic book about world travel. She was delighted.

Diamond Ring Donated to Salvation Army
An anonymous person dropped a diamond ring into a Salvation Army kettle in South Florida. A handwritten note saying, “Please continue your good work caring for the needy in God’s name,” was attached. The ring was valued at $3,500.

Adele Receives Royal Honor
Adele received the MBE medal from Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace today. The royal honor is given to exemplary British subjects.

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