Crews added barbed wire to fences near the U.S. Capitol on Thursday (1/14). Special security measures are being put in place around Washington, D.C. ahead of the presidential inauguration next week.
WEB EXTRA: Queensland Grandma Tackles ThiefA grandma in Australia chased down and tackled the man who has now been charged with taking her purse while she was out celebrating her birthday in January. Check out the incredible moment.
WEB EXTRA: Thermal Images Of Elephants Help With ConservationElephants at a zoo in England are having their pictures taken. The images are part of a project to save their relatives in the wild.
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WEB EXTRA: President Biden Says We'll Work As Hard As We Can To Get Back To NormalPresident Biden said he's often asked: "When will things get back to normal?" Thursday (2/25) during an event to mark 50 million COVID vaccine shots since taking office, he said: "I can only promise that we’ll work as hard as we can to make that day come as soon as possible."
WEB EXTRA: Meet The New Potato Head FamilyMr. Potato Head is getting a redesign, according to the toymaker Hasbro on Thursday (2/25). Check out the new "Potato Head" family.
WEB EXTRA: Humpback Whale Swims Close To BoatWhale watchers in Newport Beach, CA captured a humpback whale "mugging" their boat on Wednesday (2/24). The tour company says "whale mugging" is when a whale swims up near a boat for a closer look.
WEB EXTRA: Bloodhounds Join The Broward Sheriff's OfficeThe Broward Sheriff's Office has acquired new bloodhounds to help find missing people.
Trending: Rugrats RebootThe Nickelodeon classic "Rugrats" is being rebooted and will air on Paramount+ this spring.
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WEB EXTRA: 91-Year-Old Police Officer Loves His JobA man in Camden, Arkansas is showing that age is just a number. Meet L.C. "Buckshot" Smith. He's 91 years old and still working as a police officer.
WEB EXTRA: Robots Are Being Used To Serve Customers In Bars & RestaurantsRobots are pouring and serving beer in bars in Seville, Spain to help stop the spread of COVID-19.
WEB EXTRA: Cemetery Collapses In Italy200 coffins fell down a cliff after part of a cemetery in Camogli, Italy collapsed on Monday (2/22). Recovery operations are underway for coffins that ended up in the water. It's believed erosion lead to the collapse.
WEB EXTRA: Masks To Be Distributed NationwideThe Biden administration is sending more than 25 million masks to health centers and food pantries to help underserved communities. White House COVID-19 Response Coordinator Jeff Zients made the announcement Wednesday (2/24).
WEB EXTRA: Overgrown Sheep Gets New LookBaarack the wild sheep was found in a forest in Australia with an overgrown fleece that was weighing him down and obstructing his vision. Rescuers helped take some of that weight off him. Check out Baarack's new look!
WEB EXTRA: Dolphin Stampede Off California CoastAround 2,000 dolphins were seen "stampeding" off the coast of Newport Beach, California on Feb. 22. According to a whale watching group, dolphins travel this way when they are in a hurry.
WEB EXTRA: Snow Maze In CanadaThe creators of the "world's largest snow maze" from Saint Adolphe, Manitoba have opened a 57,600 square feet labyrinth, which is almost twice as big as the one for which they hold a Guinness World Records title.
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Trending: Mandy Moore Is A New MomActress Mandy Moore is a new mom. She posted a picture of her son August Harrison Goldsmith on social media.
WEB EXTRA: Congress Holds Moment Of Silence For COVID VictimsMembers of Congress held a moment of silence outside the U.S. Capitol Tuesday night (2/23) to honor the more than 500,000 Americans who have died from COVID-19.
WEB EXTRA: Tiger Woods Hospitalized After Car CrashTiger Woods was hospitalized after a single-car crash Feb. 23 near Rancho Palos Verdes, CA, according to the LA County Sheriff's Department. LASD said Woods was removed from the vehicle with the "jaws of life." The golfer's agent said Woods suffered leg injuries.
WEB EXTRA: Rescued Sea Turtles Released Into Gulf of MexicoThousands of sea turtles rescued from the freezing water off Texas last week are now being released into the Gulf of Mexico. The turtles were "cold-stunned" during the winter storm. Sea Turtle, Inc. in Texas says cold temperatures can make sea turtles vulnerable to hypothermia.
WEB EXTRA: Las Vegas Betting On New Offerings To Draw TouristsSurveys show many Americans are itching to travel. Tourism in Las Vegas plummeted in 2020 because of the pandemic, but the city is betting on life starting to return to normal this year.
WEB EXTRA: Dog Rescued From RocksFirefighters in Malaga, Spain rescued a stray dog that got its head stuck between some rocks Feb. 22. It took two hours of drilling, hammering, and pulling to free the canine. The dog was OK when it broke free.
WEB EXTRA: Rare Moonflower Blooms For The First Time In UKTimelapse of a rare Amazonian cactus blooming at the Cambridge University Botanic Garden Feb. 20. It usually blooms at night, lasting 12 hours, but this one opened during the day. Cambridge said "we believe this is the first time the Moonflower has flowered in the UK."