- San Francisco police recover Olympic skater's costumes
San Francisco police have recovered two pricey costumes and a pair of ice skates belonging to U.S. Olympic figure skater ...
- ‘Psychic’ paid $3.5M for exorcisms sentenced for tax evasion
A purported psychic who charged an elderly Massachusetts woman $3.5 million for exorcisms and “spiritual cleansing” has been sentenced for ...
- Wallaby hops across Sydney Harbor Bridge, captured uninjured
A wayward wallaby disrupted downtown traffic by bounding across the Sydney Harbor Bridge on Tuesday with police in pursuit.
- Officials: 5th grader mistakenly gave pot candy in school
Officials at an Albuquerque charter school say a fifth-grader mistook her parents’ medicinal marijuana for candy and passed it out ...
- Pair of Chinese giant pandas get snowy welcome in Finland
A pair of giant pandas has arrived in snowy Finland, China's gift to mark the small Nordic nation's 100 years ...
- London Zoo names okapi ‘Meghan’ to celebrate royal wedding
London Zoo has honored Prince Harry’s fiancee by naming its newborn okapi after her.
- Bids for paper cup allegedly used by Elvis Presley hit $1K
A paper cup allegedly used by Elvis Presley six decades ago in Tulsa is being auctioned on eBay for more ...
- Umbrella mistaken for weapon causes hospital lockdown
An umbrella sparked a scare at a Seattle-area hospital after it was mistaken for a rifle.
- Dog survives 5 nights in bitter cold huddled in window well
A blind 13-year-old dog that has cancer was found covered in snow and barely able to move after he spent ...
- 2 men hit each other in consecutive accidents in Germany
Police in the eastern German city of Dresden say two men suffered minor injuries after backing in to one another ...
- 166 co-workers split $1 Million Powerball ticket
A group of 166 employees at a tool company in Missouri evenly split a $1 million lottery prize after barely ...
- Parking officers fired after trading pizza for free parking
Salt Lake City says it has fired four parking enforcement officers who took free pizza from a downtown pizzeria in ...
- Maryland mother accused of mailing drugs to her inmate son
A Maryland woman is accused of mailing a shipment of drugs to her son, an inmate at a Delaware prison.
- Customers complain that gas station swapped diesel, gasoline
Some Maine drivers say their vehicles were damaged when they purchased fuel at a gas station where the diesel and ...
- German linguists: ‘Alternative facts’ the non-word of 2017
German linguists have declared the phrase “alternative facts,” popularized by White House aide Kellyanne Conway, the non-word of 2017.
- Massachusetts police arrest man for stealing manhole covers
Massachusetts police say they have arrested a man who stole seven manhole covers and put traffic cones in their place.
- Helmet Cam: Firefighter catches child thrown from burning building
The DeKalb County Fire Rescue Department in Decatur, Georgia has released footage of a dramatic rescue during a January 3 ...
- Butcher trapped in freezer uses sausage to bash his way out
A British butcher who got locked in a freezer says he was saved by a frozen sausage that he used ...
- Ritz Carlton, a luxury Saudi prison, takes Feb. 14 bookings
The Ritz Carlton in Saudi Arabia’s capital may be reopening its doors in time for Valentine’s Day, after serving for ...