The supermoon is seen as it rises through the clouds behind the bronze Statue of Freedom by Thomas Crawford atop the U.S. Capitol, Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Photos: Supermoon around the world

Aug. 10 marked the second of a remarkable three nights in which people from across the globe can see a supermoon in 2014.

Photo shows 9-year-old Kennedy Alkire. (Photo Provided/Indiana Blood Center)

Photos: ‘Pay it back’ fundraiser

Kennedy Alkire tries to “pay it back” after her fourth open heart surgery met complications that required 100 units of blood to keep her ali…

In Laytonville Calif., the Lodge Fire Complex base camp is smoked in as the fire makes a run, Friday Aug. 8, 2014.  The fire was started by lightning on July 30 and has grown to 5,400 acres.  (AP PhotoThe Press Democrat, Kent Porter)

Lightning sparks new fires in California

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Firefighters rushed to put out nine wildfires that were sparked by lightning in the northeastern corner of California o…