WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNN/SMITHSONIAN) - The National Zoo's beloved panda camera is off -- all thanks to the federal shutdown.
The Smithsonian had to shutter this portal of maximum cuteness because it's considered a nonessential program.
If you really need a panda fix, you can check out China's ipanda.com.
That site has 28 high-def cameras.
As the year draws to a close, Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard says he's still waiting for something he asked for back in March.
The Indianapolis Zoo hosted its annual "Christmas at the Zoo" fundraiser Wednesday, but the festivities became a secondary celebration for one special family.
Black ice likely caused an accident Wednesday morning in Boone County.