WEB EXTRA: Lab-Raised Corals Spawn in Florida KeysSeveral colonies of laboratory-raised mountainous star coral – a reef-building boulder coral – were observed spawning in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary earlier this week by researchers from the Keys-based Mote Marine Tropical Research Laboratory.
Eye On The Day 8/14Here are a few stories we are keeping an eye on: Hundreds of students and staff in seven states are in quarantine due to positive COVID-19 cases, President Trump talks USPS funding, and AMC Theatres is offering 15-cent movies on its August 20 reopening day.
WEB EXTRA: Reggie The Office CockatooThe Cincinnati Zoo shared this video of their cockatoo, Reggie, hard at work on Tuesday. The zoo said their new office assistant "enjoys extra attention from humans so he spends his mornings helping out some of our office team members."
WEB EXTRA: Mirror Cabin Over River In LativaThis unusual cabin in Latvia is helping guests immerse themselves in nature.
WEB EXTRA: Police Officer Saves Wheelchair Bound Man From Oncoming TrainA police officer saved this man in a wheelchair from an oncoming train in Lodi, CA on August 12. The Lodi Police Department says Officer Erika Urrea risked her life to pull the 66 year old off the tracks with seconds to spare. He was taken to the hospital with a leg injury.
WEB EXTRA: Miami Dolphins Announce Jersey Patch to Honor Legendary Football Coach Don ShulaThe Miami Dolphins will honor legendary football coach and Pro Football Hall of Famer Don Shula by wearing a jersey patch during the 2020 season.
WEB EXTRA: Disinfecting Robots at Gerald R. Ford International AirportThe Gerald R. Ford International Airport in Michigan is the first airport in the U.S. to test out new ultraviolet disinfecting tools to help stop the spread of COVID-19. Check out how the airport is keeping flyers safe.
WEB EXTRA: Dolphin StampedeTake a look at these dolphins "stampeding," or swimming as a group at a fast pace, off the coast of Dana Point, CA. Capt Dave's Dana Point Dolphin & Whale Watching Safari (@captdaveswhalewatching) shared the video August 10.
Trending: Sour Patch Kids Candy StoreA new candy shop in New York City is the first ever Sour Patch Kids store.
Trending: Sarah CooperComedian Sarah Cooper, who gained fame for her hilarious lip-sync impersonations of President Trump, has signed a deal with Netflix for her own show.
Eye On The Day 8/13Here are a few stories we are keeping an eye on: Joe Biden and Kamala Harris make first joint appearance as new Democratic presidential ticket, schools continue to weigh options on in-person school reopenings, and a close-call rescue on train tracks in California.
Trending Now: Rock $teadyDwayne Johnson is once again the highest paid actor of the year.
WEB EXTRA: Blockbuster Listed On AirbnbThe world’s last Blockbuster is welcoming guests for a new kind of movie experience. The Bend, Oregon store is being listed on Airbnb for a limited time.
WEB EXTRA: Sydney Opera House Lights Up With Lebanese Cedar TreeLebanon’s national symbol, a cedar tree, was displayed on the Sydney Opera House in Australia on August 11 in a show of solidarity. The image was displayed one week after an explosion in Beirut killed at least 171 people and injured thousands of others.
WEB EXTRA: Face Mask TreesPeople in this California town found a creative way to make face masks accessible. Look no further than the trees.
WEB EXTRA: Messages Of Hope On Garage DoorPeople can stop and leave a message on the garage door at this home in Pittsburgh, PA. The homeowners don’t mind, they are actually encouraging people to use this space to express their thoughts.
WEB EXTRA: $1.5 Million COVID-19 Face MaskFashion brands around the world are taking on designing face masks during the coronavirus pandemic. But one company says it is working on a mask that is be the most expensive one in the world. Would you wear a $1.5 million face mask?
Trending: Last Blockbuster StoreThe last Blockuster store in the country in Bend, Oregon is renting itself out on Airbnb
Trending: Bindi IrwinBindi Irwin, the daughter of famed crocodile hunter Steve Irwin, is pregnant with her first child.
Eye On The Day 8/12Here are a few stories we are keeping an eye on: Joe Biden selects Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate, Big Ten and Pac-12 conferences postpone fall football games, and the last remaining Blockbuster goes on Airbnb.
WEB EXTRA: President Trump Addresses Democratic VP Nominee Kamala HarrisPresident Trump was asked about Joe Biden's Vice Presidential pick, Sen. Kamala Harris at Tuesday evening's coronavirus press briefing. The president said, "...we’ll see how she works out. She did very, very poorly in the primaries..." and that he was "a little surprised that he picked her."
Trending: Kelly ClarksonKelly Clarkson will fill in as a judge for Simon Cowell on "America's Got Talent." Cowell is recovering from surgery after an electric bike accident.
Eye On The Day 8/11Here are a few stories we are keeping an eye on: Kentucky’s governor recommended schools delay in-person classes until late September, investigation into an explosion in Baltimore, MD continues, and the face covering being called “the most expensive COVID-19 mask in the world”
WEB EXTRA: Python Found In Florida Washing MachineA woman in West Palm Beach was horrified to find a python in her washing machine.