live video

7.1-magnitude earthquake rocks central Mexico

Video: Tangled seal rescued from fishing net


An incredible video of two men rescuing a seal pup is going viral. 

>> Read more trending news

A seal tangled in bright blue-green fishing net welcomes the help from two Maine fishermen. 

The men can be heard cooing, “There you go, little fella” and “It’s okay, little buddy,” as the seal wiggles and barks. 

Eventually, the animal is cut free from the net and the men put the seal back in the water.

The touching video ends with the seal turning to look back at its rescuers as the one man says, “You’re welcome.” 

In 24 hours, this video already has over 7,200 views on YouTube


Reader Comments ...


Next Up in Nation World

Repeal of automatic defense cuts gaining momentum, Rep. Turner says
Repeal of automatic defense cuts gaining momentum, Rep. Turner says

A push to repeal sequestration, or automatic defense budget cuts military leaders have derided as damaging to defense readiness and replacing aging weapons, has gained “momentum” in Congress, a Dayton congressman said. U.S. Reps. Mike Turner, R-Dayton, and Jim Banks, R-Indiana, received classified briefings Tuesday at Wright-Patterson and...
Buildings damaged following large earthquake in Mexico City
Buildings damaged following large earthquake in Mexico City

A magnitude 7.1 earthquake caused buildings to sway and break apart in Mexico City on the anniversary of the magnitude 8.0 quake that did major damage in 1985. Pictures fell from walls, objects were shaken off of flat surfaces and computer monitors toppled over. Below are the latest images from social media of the damage:
Silicon Valley fighting Portman’s efforts to end sex trafficking
Silicon Valley fighting Portman’s efforts to end sex trafficking

Sen. Rob Portman’s fight to keep websites from selling children and women online for sex is being met with resistance by Silicon Valley. Portman, R–Ohio, who along with a small group of senators has waged a years-long battle against Backpage, a classified site infamous for being the leading online market to purchase children for sex, is...
Meghan Markle: 7 things to know
Meghan Markle: 7 things to know

For over a year, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have been dating. As engagement rumors continue to build, here are five things to know about the actress. Markle is best known for her role as Rachel Zane in the USA series “Suits,” but she’s had smaller parts in movies and TV shows like “Horrible Bosses,” “Fringe...
Former UD student indicted in series of nude burglaries
Former UD student indicted in series of nude burglaries

Seven months after allegedly breaking into University of Dayton residences with no clothes on, a man has been indicted for burglary and voyeurism. Andres Berdut, 22, of Puerto Rico, will be arraigned Oct. 3 in Montgomery County Common Pleas Court on four counts each of burglary and voyeurism.  Berdut, who was a University of Dayton student at...
More Stories