President Joe Biden issued a presidential proclamation recognizing March 31, 2021 as Transgender Day of Visibility. He tweeted, "I’m calling on every American to join me in uplifting the worth and dignity of transgender Americans."
Trending: Carole Baskin Tiger Reward"Tiger King" star and CEO of Big Cat Rescue, Carole Baskin, is offering a $5,000 reward for finding a tiger that went missing in Houston.
WEB EXTRA: Homecoming Parade For COVID SurvivorA young woman from Kentucky is out of the hospital almost six months after she was first diagnosed with COVID-19. To celebrate her return home, her community threw her a parade to welcome her back on Friday (5/14). Take a look.
WEB EXTRA: Zoo in Lima, Peru Farms To Feed AnimalsZookeepers in Lima, Peru, facing a huge cut in revenue during the coronavirus lockdown, came up with their own, do-it-yourself way to keep their animals fed. Have a look!
WEB EXTRA: Goats Clean Up California Hillside Before Fire Season3,000 goats were released as part of a program by the Oakland Fire Department in California to graze city-owned land on Thursday (5/13). Local officials say goats are a cost-effective and environmentally friendly way of reducing vegetation to prevent wildfires.
TRENDING: Ben & Jen 2?According to People magazine, Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck have been enjoying quality time together.
TRENDING: Doing Her Part5-year-old Mia Keller helped K-9 police officers and donated her savings of $26 to them.
WEB EXTRA: Three Smithsonian Museums Reopen In D.C.Three Smithsonian museums reopened in Washington, D.C. Friday (5/14): The Museum of African American History and Culture, the American Art Museum, and the National Portrait Gallery. The first lady said it was “culture and beauty coming back to D.C.”
WEB EXTRA: Lava Flows From Volcano In GuatemalaPeople watched as lava flowed from the Pacaya volcano in Guatemala on Wednesday night (5/12). The volcano is a tourist attraction, but locals say eruptions threaten their homes and community.
WEB EXTRA: The Pied Dog WalkerA Boston dog walker has taken his service to the next level. He snaps pictures of his furry clients all around town and now he's gained a new following online.
WEB EXTRA: Cat Jumps From Burning BuildingMaybe cats really do have nine lives! Here’s the moment a cat jumped from a fifth-floor window of a burning building in Chicago on Thursday. The fire department tweeted, “Cat hit grass, bounced, and walked away!”
WEB EXTRA: Baby Chacoan Peccaries Enjoy PlaytimeThese baby Chacoan peccaries enjoyed playtime at the Potawatomi Zoo in Indiana in early May. The zoo says the month-old peclets are “fun to watch.”
Trending: Nicki MinajAfter big teases all week long, singer Nicki Minaj announced the re-release of her third mix tape "Beam Me Up Scotty" and released three new songs.
CBS4 News Morning Headlines 5/14/2021Get a quick look at the news making headlines this morning.
WEB EXTRA: Polar Bear Takes An Ice BathNora, a polar bear at the Oregon Zoo, enjoyed a chilly bath on May 3. Zoo staff filled a 300-gallon tub with ice for her to cool off and roll around in.
WEB EXTRA: Jackson Memorial Hospital's "Superhero Nurse" SculptureWynwood muralist Claudia La Bianca donated the sculpture to the hospital.
WEB EXTRA: Grandson and Grandma Graduate from College TogetherTwo graduates at Indiana University share a really special bond that goes beyond studying together. Check out their story.
WEB EXTRA: Coast Guard Rescues FishermanThe U.S. Coast Guard had to medevac a fisherman from a commercial fishing vessel off the coast of Oregon on Tuesday (5/11). Take a look at the rescue operation.
CBS4 News Morning Headlines 5/13/2021Get a quick look at the news making headlines this morning.
Trending: Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame InducteesThis year's diverse class inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame includes Tina Turner, Jay-Z, Carole King, Todd Rundgren, The Go-Go's, and the Foo Fighters.
WEB EXTRA: President Biden Says He Expects 'Good News' About Colonial Pipeline In The Next 24 hoursPresident Biden says he expects we'll hear some "good news" about Colonial Pipeline in the "next 24 hours." Wednesday (5/12), the president was asked what he'd say to Americans worried about the supply of gas and rising prices.
WEB EXTRA: Shoes Outside White House To Represent Nurses Who Died During The Coronavirus PandemicShoes were placed outside the White House on International Nurses Day (5/12). National Nurses United says the shoes represent more than 400 nurses who have died during the pandemic. The group says it is calling for an emergency temporary standard to protect workers on the job.
WEB EXTRA: AAA Tips For Conserving FuelAAA is urging people not to "panic buy" or hoard gasoline. Long lines have formed at some gas stations after a cyberattack forced Colonial Pipeline to shut down a line that supplies about 45% of the fuel consumed on the East Coast. AAA has tips to help drivers conserve fuel:
WEB EXTRA: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2021 InducteesThe Rock & Roll Hall of Fame just announced its 2021Inductees, and they say it is "the most diverse list of Inductees in the history of the organization." Here’s a look at this year’s inductees in the performer category.
WEB EXTRA: Stellar View From NYC Observation Deck 1100 Feet UpCheck out these stellar views from a new observation deck in the heart of New York City. Visitors to Summit One Vanderbilt can look out over the city’s iconic skyline from feet 1,100 up. The deck opens to the public October 21.