Fun and fascinating creatures from around the world.
April 29, 2012 Two fresh-shaven alpacas stand in a field at Alpaca-Land farm in Goeming in the Austrian province of Salzburg. The annual shearing is done in the spring to make the animals more comfortable for the summer months. It also will give them plenty of time to grow a thick new coat before winter.Kerstin Joensson/AP
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.