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.”
Former President George H.W. Bush Supports Johnny Football
Former President George H.W. Bush and Barbara Bush attended Johnny Manziel’s pro day today. The Bushes are big fans of the Texas A&M quarterback and Heisman trophy winner. They came out to support “Johnny Football” as he did his best to show scouts his skills. He completed 61 of his 64 throws today.
Supermarket Ratings Revealed
The ultimate ranking of supermarkets has been released. A Consumer Reports survey based on 48,076 shopping visits by 27,208 subscribers ranked 55 grocery stores, looking at cleanliness, service, price and how fresh that produce was. Wegman’s topped the list, with Trader Joe’s in second and Publix, so prevalent in the South, in third, followed by Costco in fourth place. Walmart, America’s largest grocery store, came in last because of complaints about service and the freshness of its produce.
Haunted New Hampshire Store
A tape has been released of Ellacoya Country Store in Gilford, N.H. As Heidi Boyd, the woman in the video exits the room, a glass cover flies across the room and crashes on the floor. Is it a poltergeist? The paranormal? Modern-day ghost busters are studying the tape and headed to New Hampshire to check it out for themselves.