An Alaska whale-watching cruise turned into a rescue mission for an unusual aquatic species -- a distressed, swimming deer.
She was off duty and wearing a bikini but that didn't stop Swedish police officer Mikaela Kellner from catching a suspected thief. A photo of Kellner pinning the suspect to the ground was trending on social media in Sweden this week.
Floods triggered by days of torrential monsoon rains have claimed more than 50 lives in eastern India this week, the country's home minister and reports said Saturday, with millions of people affected by surging waters.
Girls touch models of Doraemon, a Japanese popular animation character, displayed at Tokyo's Roppongi Hills as part of a summer event by Japan's broadcasting company in Tokyo, Saturday, July 30.
Mexico's government has launched drones to back last-ditch efforts to prevent illegal fishing activities that have led to the near extinction of the vaquita marina, the world's smallest porpoise.
The lava flow from Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano vent has attracted thousands of visitors since it began oozing down in May and finally reached the ocean this week.
Resembling an American naval vessel of the early 1800s, the country's newest tall ship is set to sail with its first students in an education-at-sea program also aimed at personal growth.
In this July 5 photo, a medical worker shows the new titanium upper beak on a red-crowned crane after a surgery in Guangzhou in south China's Guangdong province.
A diver performs with sardines as part of summer events at the Coex Aquarium in Seoul, Friday, July 29. The aquarium features 40,000 sea creatures from over 600 different species.
U.S. researchers returning from a 30-day expedition to study whales and dolphins around the Hawaiian Islands said Thursday they are looking for clues to help sustain healthy populations of the marine mammals.