A member of the winter and ice swimming club 'Seehunde Berlin,' or Berlin Seals, takes a dip in the frozen Oranke lake in Berlin, Germany, on Dec. 25. Every Christmas, club members meet for a swim at the lake.
Coyote populations are growing, in the wild as well as in populated areas where they hunt for pets and garbage. But attacks are rare and, statistically speaking, coyotes are far less of a threat than pit bulls.
Too many boats and technology that is too good mean that nations must cooperate to preserve tuna and other fish stocks.
When disaster strikes, ordinary human beings very often do extraordinary things.
The storm was steaming toward Newfoundland Sunday. It would not be the first hurricane to hit Canada.
A gripping account of 1776 – a year of "sustained suffering" and "phenomenal courage."