Joseph Biello's mother wouldn't let him see the eclipse when he was seven years old. But he became an astrophysicist — and has waited all these years to see a total eclipse, which he saw in Stanley, Idaho.
Video from Twitter shows a driver plowing into a crowd of counter-protesters in Charlottesville, Va., on Saturday afternoon. One person died and 19 others were injured. The driver is in police custody.
Firefighters save a man trapped on top a submerged SUV amid rising flood waters in San Antonio, Texas. Fire officials say the man told them he was on his way to work and started driving through foot-high water when his SUV stopped moving.
Once a year, near the feast day of St. Ignatius of Loyala, the Oñati Dantzariak perform three liturgical dances — two on the steps of St. John's Cathedral, and one on the altar after the consecration. It's his favorite of all the dances, says this year's dance captain, Nicholas Bicandi. He's the one in blue.
NASA astronaut Jack Fischer captures a view of the northern lights from 250 miles above the Earth in this time-lapse video. Here's what he tweeted: "People have asked me what a “burrito of awesomeness smothered in awesome sauce” is... Well folks, it looks like this…awesome sauce is green." Fischer was traveling aboard the International Space Station at 17,500 miles an hour when he took the photos. The bright dancing lights are produced by collisions between electrically charged particles from the sun that enter the earth's atmosphere. Northern lights are seen above the magnetic poles of the northern and southern hemispheres.