BOSTON (CBS) – They say kindness counts. A new study shows that some states are kinder than others, and Massachusetts has some work to do.
According to a study by Verizon, Kentucky is the kindest state in America.READ MORE: Brookline Police Providing Extra Presence At Temples After 'Suspicious Activity'
The Bluegrass State topped the list thanks to its southern charm. New Mexico came in second and Oklahoma rounded out the top three.READ MORE: 47-Year-Old NH Man Killed After Truck Hits Tree Off I-293
Massachusetts, meanwhile, landed at No. 45 on the list.MORE NEWS: Hurley: Even In Defeat, Tom Brady Just Delivers
Top acts of kindness included being an organ donor, pulling a stranger from a burning car, and adopting and raising a relative.