5 Viral Videos That You Need to See: Sept. 1, 2015 | NECN

5 Viral Videos That You Need to See: Sept. 1, 2015

Necn.com's compilation of the day's must-see videos

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    Today's top viral videos include two animal related clips, one an encounter with a bear and the other a breaching humpback whale:

    #1: Six workers were injured Tuesday morning when a building that was under construction collapsed at Bryant University in Rhode Island. Check out this aerial video of what remains of the building.

    AERIAL VIDEO: 6 Hurt in Building Collapse at Bryant UniversityAERIAL VIDEO: 6 Hurt in Building Collapse at Bryant UniversitySix construction workers are hurt after an athletic building under construction collapsed at Bryant University in Smithfield, Rhode Island (Published Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015)

    #2: Milford, Connecticut, resident Mark Tutino captured this incredible footage of what appears to be a humpback whale breaching on Long Island Sound.

    Fisherman Off Milford Catches Whale on VideoFisherman Off Milford Catches Whale on VideoA Milford resident had his camera at the ready and caught the moment a humpback whale breached on Long Island Sound over the weekend. (Published Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015)

    #3: Also in Connecticut, state officials closed some trails after a hiker came dangerously close to a brazen black bear.

    Hiker Has Close Call With BearHiker Has Close Call With BearState officials have closed trails at a Connecticut wildlife area after a hiker came dangerously close to a brazen black bear Friday afternoon. (Published Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015)

    #4: A county clerk in Kentucky who invoked "God's authority" Tuesday for defying the U.S. Supreme Court on gay marriage has been summoned by a federal judge to explain why she should not be fined or jailed for contempt. You can watch her confrontation with one of the people who came to get a marriage license.

    WATCH: KY Clerk Denies Marriage LicensesWATCH: KY Clerk Denies Marriage LicensesRowan Cowan, Kentucky clerk of court Kim Davis continues to deny same-sex couple marriage licenses, despite the latest court ruling. (Published Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015)

    #5: And finally, there were a few tense moments on Tuesday afternoon when a plane experiencing mechanical difficulties had to make an emergency landing at Beverly Airport in Massachusetts. You can watch that landing below.

    WATCH: Plane With Gear Issues Lands at Mass. AirportWATCH: Plane With Gear Issues Lands at Mass. AirportA plane that reported having gear issues landed safely at Beverly Municipal Airport in Massachusetts Tuesday afternoon. (Published Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015)

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