Caught on Camera

Helmet-cam records frightening gator encounter

An alligator attack was the last thing Tommy Swiader expected when he set out in his kayak on a Casselberry, Florida lake. Swiader's helmet camera filmed the whole thing.

Driver takes off with officer in-tow

Shocking video of a Florida traffic stop shows a driver speeding off and an officer springing into action.

Prom picture problem

A group of high schoolers in Oconomowoc, Wisconson tried to take a traditional prom picture but instead ended up taking the dip of a lifetime.

Two firefighters injured after underground electrical vault explodes

Two California firefighters were injured late Sunday when an underground electrical vault exploded in Yorba Linda. The firefighters were treated for minor burns and released after the explosions.

Mother bear and two cubs wander into California neighborhood

A mother bear and her two cubs climbed a tree in an Altadena, California neighborhood Thursday morning -- then climbed higher after someone started a leaf blower -- and stayed there for a mid-day nap before wandering around the neighborhood and

Lion frustrated by plate glass separating it from toddler at zoo

A video of a little boy's visit to the lion exhibit at the Oregon Zoo has been getting quite a bit of attention.

Senator hits half-court shot

U.S. Senator Scott Brown displayed some downtown range on the basketball court, and it was captured on video. The Massachusetts senator nailed a half-court shot last Friday while visiting children at a Cape Cod rec center.

U.S. Senator hits a half-court shot

U.S. Senator Scott Brown displayed some "downtown" range on the basketball court, and it was captured on video. The Massachusetts senator nailed a half-court shot while visiting children at a Cape Cod rec center.

Spectators show up to watch tank destroy house

The population of Kasota, Minnesota nearly doubled Saturday as the crew from Drive-A-Tank, a company which gives average civilians a chance to maneuver massive tanks, arrived for spectacle worth a good seat.

Kentucky town holds bed derby

We're just a few days away from the Kentucky Derby, but more than horses are running for the roses this week.

Man arrested after interrupting reporter's live shot

A Charlotte, North Carolina man is facing charges after shoving a WMBF News reporter, snatching her microphone, and shouting expletives on live television Wednesday night.

Caught on Cam: Store clerk shot during robbery

An Aurora, Colorado store clerk shot in an armed robbery on Thursday spoke to NBC affiliate KUSA about just how quickly two men walked into his father's store in search of money and opened fire.

Fishermen capture video of a rare basking shark off the California coast

More than a dozen fishermen on an early morning expedition off San Clemente, California got the sight of a lifetime Wednesday morning. There, before their eyes, was the 20 foot leviathan. It was no mythical Moby Dick.

Toddler reunited with dad after harrowing ordeal

A Rhode Island man and his 2 year old son were reunited Tuesday after a brief but harrowing ordeal.

Girls falls through sidewalk

Authorities in China have released remarkable video taken last month of a teenager falling through a sidewalk.