A man was caught on camera hopping over a visitor's fence at the Oakland Zoo on Sunday, and traipsing very close to the tiger cage.
Patty and Sam Fayad were visiting the zoo with their young nieces from Napa Valley when they herad the man say he dropped something and went to retrieve it.
A clash of unusually cold air for October and lingering tropical moisture will heighten the threat of heavy rain and the likelihood of flooding over the south-central United States, focused on Texas through Tuesday night.
A snowstorm swept across the Rockies and High Plains this weekend, bringing picturesque wintry scenes, but also travel disruptions.
Heavy snowfall will spread southward over the Rockies and High Plains into early Monday morning.
While Hurricane Michael battered the U.S., intense flooding killed at least 10 in Spain this week and an earthquake shook Haiti.