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.
The Love Boat Headed to Scrap Yard
The Love Boat, where Doc, Gopher and the gang captured our hearts on the hit 1980s ABC show, is making its final journey. The 42-year-old Pacific Princess is headed to a scrap yard in Turkey to be used for parts. The Love Boat is credited with sparking the American obsession with cruises.
LeBron James Gets Jury Duty
When jury duty calls, everyone has to answer, even NBA star LeBron James. While getting ready to do something mere mortals do today, the Miami Heat player snapped an Instagram picture with the caption, “Jury duty time. Time to serve my country.” King James arrived at court in his hometown of Akron, Ohio, armed with a book, a smile and a Cleveland Indians hat. He wasn’t chosen as a juror today, but he’ll be back Friday.
Bruce Willis, Sylvester Stallone Clash Over ‘Expendables 3′
Sylvester Stallone, 67, and 58-year-old Bruce Willis are flexing muscles and accusations. For nearly 30 years we watched them evolve together. They were even partners in Planet Hollywood. The elder statesmen were set to team up for the franchise movie “Expendables 3,” but Stallone says Willis asked for more money. Stallone struck back tweeting, “GREEDY AND LAZY …… A SURE FORMULA FOR CAREER FAILURE,” indicating there’s more than one star in the firmament. Harrison Ford, 71, is now stepping in for Bruce Willis.