From the unconventional and awe-inspiring to the hilarious and heartwarming, here’s a look at some of the most interesting photos, videos and stories that have our newsroom talking today. What’s capturing your attention, filling your inbox and cluttering your Facebook/Twitter feed? Tweet us the stories you’re talking about using #InstantIndex or email us at ABC.WorldNews@abc.com and they could appear on World News.
Tonight’s Instant Index:
More than $1,700. That’s what some people are willing to pay to get their hands on the new BlackBerry Z10. Bids on the new phones are heating up on eBay. It’s expected to be released sometime in March and will cost $599.00.
Everyone has been waiting for this Groundhog Day video. Pennsylvania’s Punxsutawney Phil emerged from his lair to tell an audience of thousands that winter will end soon. According to folklore, if a groundhog emerges and does not see his shadow, that means an early spring. The tradition began in 1887. Phil and his ancestors have predicted an early spring only 16 times in the past 126 years.
Two people making headlines tonight: two men, each hoping to lead their team to victory. Brothers John Harbaugh and Jim Harbaugh wished each other good luck last night and made history as the first pair of brothers to coach opposing teams in the Super Bowl. The brothers’ reaction after the game may end up being the most-anticipated event of the Super Bowl.