A 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: Miami-Dade Officer Fatally Shoots Dog In Miami GardensA home surveillance camera captured a Miami-Dade police officer discharging his weapon six times on a dog, killing him while responding to a call. It happened in Miami Gardens on January 12, at around 7 p.m. WARNING: This video contains content some viewers may find disturbing. Viewer discretion is advised.
WEB EXTRA Body Cam Video Shows Evacuations During The Marshall FireBody camera video has been released showing first responders rushing to evacuate people and animals during the Marshall Fire in Colorado on December 30, 2021. The Boulder County Sheriff's Office released the videos on Thursday (1/14). Here is a look at portions of those videos.
WEB EXTRA: Dog Rescued After Being Trapped For Nearly A Week In Home That Collapsed In LandslideThis dog was rescued after being trapped for nearly a week in a home that collapsed in a landslide in Seattle, Washington. The dog had been missing and presumed dead. Thursday (1/13), the homeowner and a relative stopped by the house to pick up belongings and they heard the dog whimpering. Watch as Sammy the black lab is reunited with her family.
WEB EXTRA: Six Sea Turtles Released Back Into Ocean In ArgentinaSix sea turtles returned to the ocean off the coast of Argentina on Wednesday (1/12). The animals were nursed back to health after they were rescued from fishing nets and some were found to have plastic in their bodies.
WEB EXTRA: Kitten Rescued From Drain in MichiganThis kitten was pulled to safety after he got stuck in a pipe outside a home in Michigan.
WEB EXTRA: Glassdoor's List Of Best Places To Work In 2022Glassdoor is out with its Best Places to Work in 2022 list. The rankings are based on feedback from employees at the companies. Google and lululemon earned some of the top spots on the list. Here's a look at the rest of the top 10.
WEB EXTRA: Top Of Truck Gets Ripped Off As It Goes Under BridgeThe top of this truck was ripped off as it went under a bridge in Kansas City, Missouri, on Wednesday (1/12). The Kansas City Missouri Police Department says, "everyone is safe."
WEB EXTRA: Dash Cam Video Of FHP PIT Maneuver Which Ended Police PursuitAn early morning police pursuit on the Turnpike in Miami-Dade came to an end with the assistance of the Florida Highway Patrol.
WEB EXTRA: Tiger Cub Takes First Steps Outside at ZSL London Zoohis Sumatran tiger cub took its first steps -- or first tumble -- outside at the ZSL London Zoo on Wednesday (1/12). The zoo tweeted "Cute Alert! ... our adorable month-old tiger cub taking it's very first wibbly-wobbly steps outside with proud mum Gaysha looking on."
WEB EXTRA: Car Chase In Washington Ends In Flooded AreaThis car chase ended when a suspect drove into a flooded area in Washington State on Wednesday (1/12). The King County Sheriff's Office said police were following a stolen car when the suspects ditched it in middle of a road. One of the suspects carjacked another vehicle and continued to flee from officers. The suspects are in custody, according to the sheriff's office.
WEB EXTRA: Baby Elephant Explores New Home At Zoo In Omaha, NEA baby African elephant stayed right by her mom's side as she explored her home at Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium in Nebraska on Wednesday (1/12). The calf was born on January 7 and is the first elephant born at the zoo, according to the staff.
WEB EXTRA: MDPD Marine Patrol Officer Rescues Dolphin In Distress“I got you, buddy.” Officer Nelson Silva, of the MDPD Marine Patrol Unit, received a call of a dolphin in distress in the Shorecrest area. Officer Silva located a juvenile dolphin that was trapped in a fishing net. Watch the video to see how Officer Silva helped free the dolphin.
WEB EXTRA: Political Leaders, Family Pay Respects To Harry Reid As He Lies In StateVice President Harris, congressional leaders, and family paid their respects to former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) as he lay in state at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday (1/12). His wife, Landra, placed a black hat at her husband's casket, which the late senator often wore. Senator Reid died last month at 82 years old.
WEB EXTRA: Twin Panda Cubs Make Public Debut At Zoo In JapanAW! Twin panda cubs Lei Lei and Xiao Xiao made their public debut at the Ueno Zoo in Tokyo, Japan, on Wednesday (1/12). The zoo said the pandas were born last June.
WEB EXTRA: High-Tech Restaurant Serves Up Food At The Beijing OlympicsTake a look at the high-tech way meals are being served at this restaurant for the media at the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, China. The Games get underway in February.
WEB EXTRA: President Biden, Vice President Harris Join King Family For Wreath Laying ceremony at MLK crypt in AtlantaPresident Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris joined the King family to lay a wreath at the crypt of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. ahead of a speech on voting rights in Atlanta, Georgia on Tuesday (1/11).
WEB EXTRA: Car Slammed Into Miramar HomeCar Slammed Into Miramar Home
WEB EXTRA: Gov. Ron DeSantis Delivers State Of StateIn his last State of the State speech of his first term, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis outlined his agenda for the legislative session.
WEB EXTRA: 'Sea Dragon' Fossil Discovered In U.K.Paleontologists in England have discovered the fossilized remains of an ichthyosaur, or "sea dragon," a giant prehistoric sea creature. It's being called "the paleontological discovery of a lifetime," according to the Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust.
WEB EXTRA: Small Memorial For Bob Saget Pops Up Outside Iconic 'Full House' Home In San FranciscoFans created a small memorial for actor and comedian Bob Saget outside the iconic home used for the sitcom "Full House" in San Francisco, California. The Orange County Sheriff's Office confirmed the 65-year-old actor was found dead in his hotel room in Orlando, Florida, on Sunday, Jan. 9
WEB EXTRA: Otters Play In Tubs Of WaterThese southern sea otters were spotted jumping in and out of tubs of water at the Oregon Zoo on January 6. The zoo says Juno, Lincoln, and Uni Sushi all love to play.
WEB EXTRA: US Mint Ships Out New Maya Angelou QuarterYou might see the new Maya Angelou quarter in your change soon. The U.S. Mint says it has started shipping the first coins in its American Women Quarters Program.
WEB EXTRA: Veterans Swim With Dolphins As Part of Therapy ProgramThese dolphins help provide physical and emotional therapy for wounded veterans. On Sunday (1/9), the veterans got in the water with the dolphins as part of a Wounded Warrior Project event in the Florida Keys.
WEB EXTRA: Northern lights over FinlandWOW! Here's a look at the northern lights over Finland on Saturday, Jan. 8. 2022.