Turning 100 years old deserves a big celebration. For this World War II veteran, that meant jumping out of a plane. Take a look:
WEB EXTRA: Florida Woman Leads Police On Chase Through Golf CourseA woman led deputies on a chase through a golf course in Vero Beach.
WEB EXTRA: Sunfish Gets Up Close With PaddleboardersA giant sunfish, also known as a “Mola mola,” got up close and personal with a pair of paddleboarders in Laguna Beach, California recently. Paddleboarder Rich German is the founder of the non-profit Project O, which advocates for ocean preservation. German said that while he's seen ocean sunfish before, none were as big as this one, which he estimates to be nine to ten feet long.
WEB EXTRA: Christmas Tree on Fire In New York CityThis large Christmas tree went up in flames outside the News Corp building in New York City early Wednesday morning. The NYPD said a man suspected of starting the fire has been charged.
WEB EXTRA: A Christmas Proposal Preview“A Christmas Proposal” follows a down-on-her-luck chef and a hotshot attorney whose business arrangement becomes complicated when real sparks fly. Check out this behind-the-scenes look at CBS' first original Christmas movie in over a decade. Watch “A Christmas Proposal” this Sunday night, Dec. 12 on CBS4
WEB EXTRA: Device To Be Built To Record World's Handling Of Climate ChangeA black box is set to be built in 2022 to record the world's handling of climate change. Take a look at what the device will do.
WEB EXTRA: Millions Of Monarch Butterflies In MexicoTourists watched in awe as millions of monarch butterflies flew around a sanctuary in Mexico. The butterflies migrate to Mexico to reproduce in the winter and escape the cold in Canada and the U.S. Conservationist group World Wildlife Fund (WWF) says that the number of monarchs has declined since 2020 as an effect of climate change.
WEB EXTRA: New UM Football Coach Mario Cristobal Talks 1-on-1 with CBS4's Mike CugnoThe new head coach of the University of Miami football team Mario Cristobal talks 1-on-1 with CBS4's Mike Cugno.
WEB EXTRA: President and First Lady Mark National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day at WWII MemorialPresident Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden visited the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. on National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day on Tuesday (12/7). This year's tribute marks 80 years since the attack on the U.S. naval base.
WEB EXTRA: Homegoing Celebration For Carrie MeekHomegoing Celebration For Carrie Meek
WEB EXTRA: Family Tribute To Carrie MeekCarrie Meek family members Lucia Davis Raiford, Sheila Davis Kinui, Kendrick B. Meek Sr. paid tribute to her at Homegoing Celebration.
WEB EXTRA: Former U.S. Rep. Lincoln Diaz-Balart's Tribute To Carrie MeekFormer U.S. Rep. Lincoln Diaz-Balart's Tribute To Carrie Meek
WEB EXTRA: U.S. Rep. Frederica Wilson Tribute To Congresswoman Carrie MeekU.S. Rep. Frederica Wilson Tribute To Congresswoman Carrie Meek
WEB EXTRA: U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Tribute To Carrie MeekU.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Tribute To Carrie Meek At Homegoing Celebration
WEB EXTRA: Former President Bill Clinton Tribute To Congresswoman Carrie MeekFormer President Bill Clinton tribute to Congresswoman Carrie Meek at her Homegoing Celebration.
WEB EXTRA: New Miami Hurricanes Football Coach Mario CristobalNew Miami Hurricanes Football Coach Mario Cristobal
NASA Launches Laser Communications RelayNASA launched space its Laser Communications Relay Demonstration from Cape Canaveral early Tuesday morning, which could revolutionize the way the agency communicates with future missions across the solar system by using laser communications systems to transmit data from space to Earth.
WEB EXTRA: World Record For Most Decorated Christmas Trees In One PlaceA family in Rinteln, Germany holds the world record for the most decorated Christmas trees in one place, according to the German World Record Institute. Check out the inside of their home.
WEB EXTRA: Christmas Tree Made From Empty COVID Vaccine VialsCheck out this Christmas tree made from empty COVID-19 vaccine vials at a clinic in Romania. The vaccination center said it used around 19,000 bottles to create the nearly 10-foot tree. "We are sending a "Thank You" message to all of those who got their vaccine here, showing our gratitude that they chose our center to get a COVID-19 vaccine," one doctor said.
NASA'S 2021 Astronaut Candidate AnnouncementNASA has chosen 10 new astronaut candidates from a field of more than 12,000 applicants to represent the United States and work for humanity’s benefit in space and one of them is a Florida native.
WEB EXTRA: Timelapse Of Total Solar Eclipse in AntarcticaAntarctica went dark for a few minutes during a total solar eclipse on Saturday, Dec. 4. The continent normally experiences continuous daylight from October until April. It was the only place in the world where the total eclipse, which occurs when the moon moves between the sun and Earth, was visible.
WEB EXTRA: Man Floats In Salt Pool in EgyptSALTY SWIM: Watch as a man floated in a salt pool at the Siwa Oasis in Egypt recently. The self-described “solo traveler,” who said he does not know how to swim, wrote “what may surprise you is that the water is 95 percent salt so you can instantly float.”
WEB EXTRA: Santas Hit The Slopes At Maine Ski ResortThese Santas hit the slopes at a ski resort in Bethel, ME on Sunday. Hundreds of skiers and snowboarders were decked out in festive red suits for an annual fundraising event.
WEB EXTRA: American Flag At U.S. Capitol At Half-Staff To Honor Former Sen. Bob DoleFlags at the U.S. Capitol are flying at half-staff to honor former Republican Senator Bob Dole. He died Sunday at the age of 98.
WEB EXTRA: Otters Frolic Throughout New Home At Oregon ZooTwo spotted-neck otters were seen frolicking throughout their new home at the Oregon Zoo's African Rainforest habitat recently. Lemmy and Lila arrived at the zoo in November and zookeepers say the otters are full of character.