Thousands 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: Coney Island ReopensConey Island, the New York amusement park, reopened to limited capacity on Friday (4/9) after it was shut down during the 2020 season because of the COVID-19 lockdown. Healthcare workers were invited to the reopening and NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio attended.
WEB EXTRA: Memorial For Rapper DMXA memorial to remember the rapper Earl "DMX" Simmons was set up in White Plains, New York on Friday (4/9). Balloons, flowers, and candles were left by fans and mourners. The rapper died on Friday, according to his record label, Def Jam Recordings.
WEB EXTRA; Volcano Erupts On St. Vincent In The CaribbeanA volcano on the Caribbean island of St. Vincent erupted on Friday (4/9). The ash column from La Soufriere volcano was about 20,000 feet into the air, according to emergency management officials. The government issued mandatory evacuation orders for about 16,000 near the volcano.
WEB EXTRA: Mourners Leave Flowers And Cards At Windsor Castle In Tribute To Prince PhilipMourners left flowers and cards at Windsor Castle to honor the late Prince Philip on Friday (4/9). The Duke of Edinburgh "passed away peacefully" at the castle, according to the Palace.
WEB EXTRA: UK Prime Minister On Prince PhilipBritish Prime Minister Boris Johnson eulogized the Duke of Edinburgh Friday (4/9), saying: "Prince Philip earned the affection of generations here in the United Kingdom, across the Commonwealth, and around the world."
WEB EXTRA: Statement On The Death Of Britain's Prince PhilipPrince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh and husband of Queen Elizabeth, died at Windsor Castle on Friday (4/9). A statement on behalf of the Queen said: "The Royal Family join with people around the world in mourning his loss."
WEB EXTRA: In-Person High School Graduations Get Green Light In Miami-Dade CountyIt's official. Miami-Dade County Public Schools will hold in-person graduation ceremonies for the class of 2021.
TRENDING: A Glass Fit For A LadyArtist Lady Gaga signed to be new face for the champagne Dom Pérignon.
TRENDING: Thunderforce Streaming On NetflixThunderforce is now available for streaming on Netflix.
WEB EXTRA: Man Wanted In Kidnapping, RobberyMiami-Dade police detectives need your help in finding a man accused of armed kidnapping, robbery.
Trending: Rapper DMX Is Not DeadAfter rumors swirled on social media that rapper DMX had died, his agent posted a statement that he's still alive and on life support.
WEB EXTRA: Duck Explores BookstoreMaisel the duck explored Rediscovered Books in Boise, Idaho on Monday (4/5). The pet duck made an after-hours "appointment" to check out the selection, according to the store. The staff said Maisel loves sci-fi.
WEB EXTRA: Musical Model Train Breaks A World RecordHave you been working on your hobbies while staying home during the pandemic? The team at a museum in Germany took it to a whole new level and broke a Guinness World Record with one of its model train.
WEB EXTRA: Gathering Of Jellyfish In Italian HarborCheck out all these jellyfish that made their way into a harbor in Trieste, Italy on Wednesday (4/7). Reuters reports that environmental groups said the gathering was unusual and likely caused by certain winds and currents that carried the jellyfish.
WEB EXTRA: Gov. Ron DeSantis Announces State Filing Lawsuit Against Feds To Reopen Cruise IndustryFlorida Governor Ron DeSantis is filing a lawsuit against the federal government and the CDC demanding that cruise ships be opened immediately, he announced on Thursday.
WEB EXTRA: Candy-Themed Park in LAA candy-themed experience is open in Los Angeles, California until May 2. Check it out.
10-Foot Alligator Captured From Underneath Car In Tampa As Mating Season Gets UnderwayLove is in the air if you're an alligator or crocodile. And that means everyone else has to be on the lookout for amorous alligators and frisky crocs who are more active and visible this time of year and potentially more aggressive. That may be why the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office was called about a giant gator discovered under a parked car at an apartment complex in Tampa on March 31.
Trending: Taylor SwiftTaylor Swift has released a new song "Mister Perfectly Fine." It comes from a new album which is a re-recording of her 2008 album "Fearless." She wrote the song for the record, but left it off.
Trending: Superman Comic BookAuction house Comic Connect just sold Superman's first appearance in Action Comics Number One for a record setting $3.2 million, which was a million more than the seller's purchase price.
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Marlins Miguel Rojas Gives Jim Berry Some Opinions On His Sneaker GameMarlins infielder Miguel Rojas has a love for baseball and also a love for sneakers. CBS4 Sports Anchor Jim Berry talked one on one with Rojas and got his take on Jim's sneaker collection.
WEB EXTRA: LA County Sheriff Says 'Driving At A Speed Unsafe For The Road Conditions' Caused Tiger Woods CrashThe LA County sheriff said the primary cause of Tiger Woods' car crash in February was "driving at a speed unsafe for the road conditions and the inability to negotiate the curve of the roadway." Woods suffered serious leg injuries in the crash. The sheriff said Woods showed no signs of impairment and no citations were issued.
WEB EXTRA: Procession For Capitol Police Officer Killed Last WeekThe body of Capitol Police Officer William Evans was transported from the medical examiner's office to a funeral home on Wednesday (4/7). Officer Evans died in an attack outside the Capitol last week.
WEB EXTRA: 104 Year Old Woman Survives COVID For The Second TimeA 104-year-old woman in Colombia beat the coronavirus for a second time. Hospital staff cheered her on as she was discharged Monday (4/5).