This is not a drill. I repeat. This is not a drill. This 5-week-old adorable pat of butter needs a name. The lion cub lives at Fresno Chaffee Zoo in California in an enclosure he shares with his mom, Kiki. He was born on Oct. 11 and is the only surviving cub in a litter of three. He is the first lion cub born at the Fresno Chaffee Zoo since 1968, according to The Fresno Bee. Zoo visitors can buy a $1 wooden token with their favorite name on it and put it in the ballot box near the lion...
SEE IT: Whale sightings confirmed in New York Harbor
The Coast Guard is warning boaters in New York Harbor to be on watch after several whale were spotted. The first report of a whale near the Statue of Liberty came in about 8 a.m. on Thursday. All the sightings have been between the Staten Island Ferry's St. George and Whitehall terminals, according to reports. "We have seen several reports and we consider them reliable," Charles Rowe, a Coast Guard spokesman, told Patch. Daniel Gallagher (@dgallagher105) uploaded two videos of the whale on...
Witness anti-Trump protests cause mayhem in Manhattan
Thousands took to the streets Wednesday night in Manhattan. Traffic was unbelievably disrupted due to the massive number of people who took to the streets to express their anger, disbelief and in some cases, fear. Protests started in various locations like Union Square and Columbus Circle culminating as many groups merged into one mass outside Trump Tower. Metro reporter Amanda Mikelberg told us that people were climbing on scaffolding, street lights and signs as women screamed "my body, my...
Watch as kitten left for dead for being 'too ugly' teaches us about prejudice and love
A cat with a deformity, now named Romeo, found love after being left for dead in southeastern Spain despite being “too ugly.” His siblings were already taken to homes, but Romeo was left behind. At least until director and co-founder of Santuario Compasión Animal Laura Llácer crossed paths with the stray kitten. On Oct. 13, the sanctuary posted a video welcoming Romeo and announcing his new home. The translated message reads: “We were told nobody wanted him because he is ugly. But to us, Romeo...
Debate live stream: third and final presidential debate of 2016
The third presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will take place today in Las Vegas. The live stream will begin at 9 p.m. ET. RELATED: Clinton vs. Trump: What to look for in the final presidential debate Visit our social media dashboard to find out what people are talking about during the debate in real time.
Watch naked Hillary Clinton statue cause chaos during morning commute
A naked statue of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton made an appearance at the Bowling Green subway station in Lower Manhattan during morning rush hour on Tuesday. The statue shows the likeness of Clinton with hoofed feet and a Wall Street banker reaching from behind and touching her breasts. According to the New York Daily News, the statue was up for three hours before a crowd of angry people formed around it causing a heated argument between people in favor of the art piece...
Watch Manhattan block disappear for 58-story tower
The New York City skyline has changed over the years — with some hard-to-miss additions — but a recently released video is showing the alterations of just one block. One Vanderbilt is a 1,401-foot-tall office office tower slated for the Midtown East area between 42nd and 43rd streets. According to New York Yimby, the roof will reach 1,301 feet, with a spire going the extra 100. Permits have the building at 67 stories, but so far PR representatives are saying it will by only 58, the website...
Renowned yoga guru knows why you're stressed
Stressed out? If you're like most Americans, your answer is yes. But while the vast majority of us seek solace in activities that distract us from anxiety, the world's oldest wisdom traditions tell us that the only way out is in. In other words, the key to optimal well-being may be to sit with anxious sensations and actually feel them. From there, the question then becomes: Why am I stressed out in the first place? According to Sadhguru, founder of the Isha Foundation and one of the world's...
Watch Philly woman drive with her feet while she texts
In a newly uploaded cellphone video that is spreading on social media, one Schuylkill Expressway motorist was apparently caught steering with her feet as she needed both hands to text. The distracted driver’s behavior was so reckless that Sarah and Shawn Delong felt they needed to record it.
Obama cheers on crowd, Clinton and hope at 2016 DNC
President Barack Obama painted an optimistic picture of America's future in a rousing speech on Wednesday that offered full-hearted support to Hillary Clinton in her campaign to defeat Republican Donald Trump and become the first woman elected U.S. president. "There has never been a man or woman, not me, not Bill (Clinton) - nobody more qualified than Hillary Clinton to serve as president of the United States," Obama said to cheers at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia....
VIDEO: Biden talks ‘unbreakable’ American spirit and Trump’s ‘malarkey’ at 2016 DNC
Vice President Joe Biden spoke to the crowd at the 2016 Democratic National Convention on Wednesday night, the third day of the four-day convention. Biden spoke about teachers, his late son Beau, his hopes for America and Michelle Obama's DNC speech.
VIDEO: Michelle Obama does ‘Carpool Karaoke’ with James Corden and Missy Elliott
James Corden has had many notable celebrities on his hilarious skit “Carpool Karaoke,” but this one is for the record books. First lady Michelle Obama joins James Corden to sing and dance to some of her favorite songs on the “Late Late Show with James Corden.” The video was posted last night and has gone viral with over 3 million views. They start off by singing Stevie Wonder’s classic hit song “Signed, Sealed, Delivered” and eventually transition to Beyoncé’s “Single Ladies (Put a Ring on...
90-year-old woman gives striptease performance on 'America's Got Talent'
Last night, the judges and fans of “America’s Got Talent” had the opportunity to witness a burlesque performance by an elderly woman. The video of her audition has gone viral. Dorothy Williams, 90, from Hilo, Hawaii started her routine with what appeared to be an innocent song and dance number, but it quickly became a risqué dance performance that involved body gyrations and nipple tassels.