- Dog’s tale has happy end, as Rapunzel the runaway resurfaces
A German Shepherd dog who disappeared from her home in Germany six months ago has resurfaced — more than 300 ...
- ‘LOVE’ returns: Philadelphia park gets its sculpture back
“LOVE” returned to Philadelphia on Tuesday, just in time for Valentine’s Day.
- Police: ‘Obit bandit’ targets homes of mourners at funerals
Police have arrested a man they say broke into people’s homes in Massachusetts while they attended wakes or funerals.
- New Jersey capital to use lasers, audio to get rid of crows
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey’s capital city is taking a high-tech approach to rid the city of an estimated ...
- Wedding dress returned 32 years after dry cleaner mix-up
An Ohio woman had given up hope of seeing her wedding dress again after a dry cleaner mix-up three decades ...
- Deputies remove alligator from grocery parking lot
Authorities say deputies have removed a four-foot alligator from the parking lot of a Florida grocery store.
- Naked airline passenger taken for psychiatric examination
An Alaska Airlines flight to Seattle was forced to return to Anchorage early Wednesday after a passenger locked himself in ...
- Dozens of nude models brave cold, rain for Polar Bear Paint
Cold feet can’t stop naked models from parading around New York City.
- Vacancy sign flashes at Florida jail dubbed ‘Green Roof Inn’
A Florida sheriff says rooms are available and a new retro-neon sign purchased with drug-seized assets features a blinking “vacancy” ...
- Professor replaced after insisting Australia isn’t a country
An online adjunct professor incorrectly told a student that Australia isn’t a country and gave her a failing grade, prompting ...
- Farthest photos ever taken, from nearly 4 billion miles away
The NASA spacecraft that gave us close-ups of Pluto has set a record for the farthest photos ever taken.
- Drivers, and Oxford comma, come up big in lawsuit settlement
A Maine dairy company has settled a lawsuit over an overtime dispute that was the subject of a ruling hinging ...
- Simple sketch helps police ID market theft suspect
Police say an extremely simple sketch helped investigators identify a suspect in a theft from a Pennsylvania farmers market.
- Fans return Eagles CB Sidney Jones’ lost cellphone
A group of fans have helped return Philadelphia Eagles rookie cornerback Sidney Jones’ lost cellphone during the team’s Super Bowl ...
- Japan public grade school under fire over Armani uniform
A Tokyo public school has adopted Giorgio Armani uniforms for students, triggering criticism in a country where hefty school fees ...
- Valentine condom campaign urges lovers to think of animals
An environmental group wants couples to think of wild animals before acting like them this Valentine’s Day.
- Give me a toy: Florida boy gets trapped in vending machine
When a young Florida boy wanted a stuffed toy, he crawled inside a claw-style vending machine in the play area ...