Keepers assist Motola, a 48-year-old female elephant, after fitting her with an artificial leg Sunday at the Elephant Hospital in Lampang province, northern Thailand. Motola lost a foot and part of her left front leg after stepping on a land mine 10 years ago. In her first stroll with the permanent prosthesis, Motola walked out of her enclosure for about 10 minutes, grabbed some dust with her trunk and jubilantly sprayed it in the air.
Visitors pack Waikiki Beach in Honolulu in this Feb. 1, 2006, file photo. Hawaii became the 50th state 50 years ago this week, helping transform an island economy dominated by sugar and pineapple fields into a vacation paradise for Americans.
President Barack Obama walks the trail Sunday at Hopi Point, with his wife, Michelle Obama, and daughters Malia, 11, and Sasha, 8, not seen, as they tour Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona.
Victoria’s secret “sweats” and other gear are stylish for a workout. As for day-to-day wear, some people would gladly never take them off.