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 atABC.WorldNews@abc.com, and they could appear on “World News.”
Beyonce Sings, Dances With Terminally Ill Cancer Patient
Beyonce went out of her way in Las Vegas this week to make the wish of a terminally ill cancer patient Taylon become a reality. All Taylon, who has an inoperable tumor in her brain, wanted to do was dance with Beyonce. The 32-year-old singer posted a video of her dancing with the young girl. In the video, the “Single Ladies” singer stepped off stage to hug Taylon, give her a kiss and even let her sing a few lines from “Survivor.”
New Year’s Twin Babies Born in Separate Years
Veronica Reed gave birth to twins Hannah and Danielle on either side of midnight on Jan. 1. One sister was born in 2013 while the other was born in 2014. Mom says the upside is they won’t have to share a birthday.
Phoenix Coyotes’ Goalie Scores on Own Goal
The Buffalo Sabres beat the Phoenix Coyotes in a pretty bizarre way Dec. 23. A Sabres player launched the puck into the air and it got caught in the back pocket of the Coyotes’ goalie. He couldn’t find the puck and backed into the goal to protect it. Unfortunately, it counted and the Coyotes lost, 2 to 1.