WEB EXTRA: Whale Songs RecordedHumpback whale sightings have increased recently in the waters off New York City. And now scientists have proof these animals are singing too. Take a listen.
WEB EXTRA: Elephant Herd Enters Residential Area In ChinaElephants were seen crossing streets and entering residential areas in southwest China on Thursday (5/27). 15 Asian elephants from the Meng Yang Zi natural preservation area have been migrating north since late last year, according to Chinese media.
WEB EXTRA: Soldiers Place Flags In Arlington CemeteryMembers of the U.S. military visited Arlington Cemetery on Thursday (5/27). They placed American flags in front of the tombstones in observance of Memorial Day.
WEB EXTRA: Sun Safety Tips To Prevent Skin CancerThe Friday before Memorial Day is designated "Don't Fry Day" to raise awareness about sun safety. Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the U.S., according to the American Cancer Society. Here are ways you can help protect yourself and your family.
WEB EXTRA: Immersive Experience Of Vincent Van Gogh Work In New York CityVincent van Gogh's masterpieces come to life in a new exhibit called "Immersive Van Gogh" at Pier 36 in New York City. The exhibit features work like "Iris" and "Starry Night Over the Rhone" floating, spinning, and transforming before the audience. The exhibit is open to the public starting June 10.
WEB EXTRA: Man Greeted By Friends And Family After Recovering From COVIDA Kentucky man who spent 218 days in the hospital fighting COVID-19 went home on Wednesday (5/26). Check out his homecoming parade.
WEB EXTRA: Names Of CA Rail Yard Shooting Victims Read OutThe names of nine people killed in a California rail yard shooting on Wednesday (5/27) were read aloud at a briefing. “I want to say the names of the nine people that we've lost, our VTA family, and I want to honor them," acting CEO Evelynn Tran said a day after the incident.
WEB EXTRA: Dramatic Video Of Car Chase, Shooting Near Casino Jai-Alai MiamiThree people are recovering Friday morning after being hurt when gunfire erupted near Casino Miami Jai-Alai.
WEB EXTRA: Memorial Day Travel 2021Are you going on a trip this Memorial Day weekend? Travel predictions are up significantly over last year as vaccination rates increase and pandemic restrictions ease.
WEB EXTRA: Possible Tornados Spotted In Kansas And NebraskaApparent tornadoes were spotted in Kansas and Nebraska Wednesday night (5/26). The National Weather Service warned of severe storms in the area through the evening. Take a look.
WEB EXTRA: Large Ice Chunk Falls Through Man's RoofA large chunk of ice fell through a Wisconsin man's roof on Tuesday morning (5/25). Take a look!
WEB EXTRA: Eric Carle The Author Of The Very Hungry Caterpillar DiesEric Carle, author of the classic children's book "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" died on Sunday (5/23), according to his family and Penguin Young Readers School and Library. He was 91 years old. Carle also published the books “Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?” “Do You Want to Be My Friend?” and “From Head to Toe.”
WEB EXTRA: White House Flag Ordered Half-Staff For Victims Of San Jose ShootingPresident Biden ordered flags on public properties to fly at half-staff to honor the victims of Wednesday's (5/26) shooting in San Jose, California. Authorities say eight people died and several were wounded when a gunman opened fire at a light-rail facility. The suspect died at the scene, according to police.
WEB EXTRA: Otters Play In Bucket Of IceWednesday (5/26) is World Otter Day! Check out these three rescued American river otters chilling in a bucket of ice at the Oregon Zoo on May 19. Tilly, Flora, and Hobson rolled around in the ice and even enjoyed munching on it as well.
WEB EXTRA: 7-Year-Old Girl Sworn In As Honorary Sheriff's DeputyA seven-year-old girl just landed her dream job (kind of) as a deputy with her local sheriff’s office.
WEB EXTRA: Super Flower Blood Moon Around The WorldSUPER FLOWER BLOOD MOON: Early risers all over the world caught a glimpse of the Super Flower Blood Moon on Wednesday (5/26). The phenomenon occurs when a full moon is at its closest point to Earth at the same time as a lunar eclipse, making the moon look blood red.
WEB EXTRA: Shooting At San Jose, CA Light Rail FacilityPolice say there are multiple fatalities and injuries after a shooting at a light rail facility in San Jose, CA on Wednesday (5/26). The Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office confirms the shooter is among the dead.
WEB EXTRA: CDC Recommendations For Unvaccinated Kids Under 12The CDC says people who are fully vaccinated can take off their masks in most places. But where does that leave children too young for the vaccine? Learn more about the recommendations for unvaccinated kids under 12:
WEB EXTRA: Pope Kisses Holocaust Survivor's Number TattooPope Francis kissed the number tattooed on a Holocaust survivor's arm Wednesday (5/26). Lidia Maksymowicz rolled up her sleeve to show the pope the number 70072. She was taken to Auschwitz at the age of 3, according to the Vatican.
DeSantis Announces Florida Teachers, Principals To Receive $1,000 BonusesFlorida's public school principals and teachers will soon receive $1,000 bonuses, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Wednesday.
WEB EXTRA: Sandbar Graduation CelebrationHigh school seniors celebrated their graduation Florida Keys style on Sunday. Some members of Coral Shores High School's Class of 2021 tossed their graduation caps in the air on a sandbar off Islamorada.
WEB EXTRA: Flower Moon Over GreeceThe second supermoon of the year, the "flower moon," was seen over Greece on Tuesday (5/25). The moon will reach its full peak phase on Wednesday (5/26).
WEB EXTRA: Marine Holds Door Open For George Floyd's Daughter GiannaA U.S. Marine held open a door for George Floyd’s daughter Gianna as she wandered outside the White House on Tuesday (5/25). Floyd’s family visited the nation’s capital to honor George one year after he was killed.
WEB EXTRA: CDC Guidance for Memorial Day"If you are vaccinated, you are protected, and you can enjoy your Memorial Day." Tuesday (5/25), Dr. Walensky offered guidance for people planning to celebrate Memorial Day weekend.