19-year-old Chris Kreis of Fort Myers, Fla. was out on the water with his dad and a group of friends when they came across a massive whale shark near their boat. The teen jumped in the water and briefly caught a ride. (June 17)
Sandy: So, once again Congress kicks the can down the road just far enough to get past election day without a government shutdown and tries to sell it as some sort of bipartisan victory. Hopefully there will be a lot of new faces in the next Congress that aren't so inclined to just keep kicking the can down the road a little bit at a time instead doing their jobs and negotiating a full year budget bill once a year and then moving on to other matters.