A Coast Guard official said the guy was lucky that he was with somebody who was able to communicate the incident to the Coast Guard, otherwise he would not have been able to be “be with his family in time for the holidays”.
It's a well-known fact that unlike cats, dogs are very good swimmers and won't hesitate to take any opportunity to get their paws wet.
The US state of Florida is known to be home to many alligators, and while the internet is full of videos of the reptiles creating trouble and disruption, this short clip is more shocking than most.
The head of France's National Front and left-wing leader Jean-Luc Melenchon were both booed away from the protest against anti-Semitism, which took place in Paris after the brutal murder of an 85-year-old Holocaust survivor.
Amid a flurry of questions fielded by the Deputy Governor of the Kemerovo Region following Sunday's mall blaze which claimed the lives of 41 children, one of the most painful was voiced by a dead child’s friend.
A "disturbing" video showing animal cruelty has caused a storm of public outrage. During the summer, a video surfaced showing three young men on a speedboat with a shark being dragged behind it with a rope.
'World Order' is a documentary film produced for Russian TV which aired this December. Vladimir Putin was among those interviewed for the documentary. Sputnik presents the full version of the film with English subtitles.
Oleg Storchevoy, deputy head of Russia's national aviation regulator, held the briefing on Wednesday, October 14, in Moscow.
Muslims in Russia came out to celebrate Eid al-Fitr on Friday, with Moscow proving no exception. Tens of thousands gathered outside Moscow's Grand Mosque to celebrate the holiday, marking the end of Ramadan, with a drone capturing the celebrations from high in the sky.
Journalist Oles Buzina was shot on April 16 in Kiev. He was shot dead near the entrance of his house.
An Air Force veteran is suing two Orlando police officers, and the City of Orlando after the officers savagely beat him while on camera.
Jokes are over! Forget manicured lawns, take a 10 kg golf club, find a chopper and start playing like a man!
A sweet little sloth in the San Diego zoo is sharing its joy with viewers.
Music is not just for the soul, inspiration and recreation. It might be surprisingly useful in some daily business, such as cleaning a car...
Epicness detected! A video of a man's brave struggle against the ice and gravity produces another Internet hero.
A camera at the Levi’s Stadium caught an unexpected ‘fan’ demanding immediate media attention.
"Hmm, why not have a free kayak ride?" probably thought a sea lion and joined a young family of three people.
A huge wave comes crashing at a reporter in Rochebonne, France during a broadcast.
Chuck Norris, Leonidas, Terminator - all these and similar comparisons perfectly describe a cat that showcased a really hardcore way of coming home for a snack.
James Heptonstall and Noel Carroll, who became YouTube sensations after a video of them racing against a London Tube train went viral, have taken on the busiest subway system in the US.