A Christmas Story, a nostalgic view of Christmastime during the 1940s, stars Peter Billingsley as Ralphie, a nine-year-old who has only one thing on his Christmas list: a Red Ryder Carbine-Action 200-Shot Air Rifle.
A young bobcat who was caught eating chickens in Kanarraville, Utah let out a "gutsy growl" during his relocation in southern Utah in November 2018. The video was posted to the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources' Facebook page.
At least three people died and 44 were injured in a major explosion at a plastics company in the Dominican capital of Santo Domingo on December 5, 2018. Officials said 13 children attending a school in front of the Polyplas company were injured.
Whales can become trapped in fishing gear and other lines and ropes along the coasts of the United States. NOAA confirmed 76 such cases in 2017 involving humpbacks, gray, minke, blue and North Atlantic right whales.
Sailors on board an aircraft carrier held a flashlight vigil on December 2 to mark the death of the man who gave the ship its name – 41st US President George H.W. Bush. This timelapse footage shows the vigil. Bush died on November 30.
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimates 32 percent of all pedestrian fatalities occur between 8 pm and midnight. Here are a few simple tips to help keep yourself safe while walking near traffic.