JINGZHOU, China (CNN/CCTV) - Thousands of toads have invaded central China's Hubei Province.
Residents are worried the thumb-sized toads may spread parasites and diseases.
The sight of thousands of toads has frightened many of the townspeople, who say there are so many on the roads, it turns them black.
Scientists say the invasion may be the result of abnormal weather conditions.
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.