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English-speaking teen awakens from coma fluent in Spanish

Doug Criss, CNN  |  Posted  Oct 27th - 8:16am

Life's been full of uncertainties for Reuben Nsemoh lately.

Penguin at SeaWorld Orlando gets one-of-a-kind wetsuit

Ashley Carter, CNN  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 8:16pm

One penguin at SeaWorld Orlando is sporting a new look.

Artist mows giant Trump portrait in Italian cornfield

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 9:21am

An Italian land artist has used his tractor to transform a field near the Italian city of Verona into a giant portrait of U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.

Man says tree stunt that blocked traffic was performance art

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 25th - 5:41pm

A man arrested for blocking traffic in Maine while dressed as an evergreen tree says the public display was intended to be performance art.

Old mental institution attracts filmmakers and the curious

Pat Eaton-Robb, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 23rd - 11:40pm

They have heard the stories of floating orbs and disembodied voices, and officials at the University of Connecticut say they really shouldn't have to tell people that the abandoned mental institution the school owns is not actually haunted.

Your dog smells you — better than you think

Alexandra Horowitz, CNN  |  Posted  Oct 22nd - 9:35pm

One of the cheeriest genres of YouTube video compilations is that of dogs greeting soldiers returning home.

Mirrorman: A highly reflective artist glitters on Spiral Jetty

John Hollenhorst  |  Posted  Oct 22nd - 5:01pm

He may look like a visitor from another planet or a refugee from a sci-fi comic-book, but Mirrorman is actually an Earthbound artist from Austria. In his wild glittering Mirrorman identity, he made his third visit to Utah's most colossal work of art.

Caught on Tape: Falcon gets into Pleasant Grove bathroom

Tania Mashburn  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 8:02pm

An American Kestrel falcon managed to get into a Pleasant Grove man's apartment. He tried to get it out while recording on his cell phone. Hilarity ensued.

Meet the baby who was born twice

Susan Scutti, CNN  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 12:44pm

Margaret Boemer went for a routine ultrasound 16 weeks into her pregnancy with her third child. She quickly found out that things were far from routine.

Car reported stolen in 1988 pulled from Massachusetts river

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 27th - 8:30am

A car reported stolen in Massachusetts nearly 30 years ago has been found — at the bottom of a river.

Woman calls lottery tickets a waste of time - until she wins

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 27th - 7:51am

A North Carolina woman who bought a scratch-off ticket to show her husband that lottery tickets are a waste of money has won $1 million.

Danish party urges Americans to vote with spinning Trump ad

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 27th - 7:01am

A Danish left-wing party is urging Americans to vote with a bus advertisement that features Donald Trump's eyes rolling along with the wheels.

Waiter knocks off thumb of Roman statue at British Museum

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 27th - 6:31am

If it weren't awful, it would simply be hilarious: A waiter preparing for a corporate event at the British Museum knocked the thumb off a priceless Roman statue.

4 thieves steal nearly 200 pumpkins from New Jersey farm

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 27th - 4:50am

Four thieves have stolen nearly 200 pumpkins from a family-run farm in New Jersey.

Hairstylist uses pepper spray on unhappy client, police say

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 9:51am

Authorities say a New Jersey hairstylist used pepper spray on a client who was unhappy with her haircut.

Girl, 7, inserts coin into toy dispenser, gets pills instead

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 9:11am

A 7-year-old girl who inserted coins into a toy dispenser at a pizzeria received a plastic capsule filled with medications for blood pressure and kidney stones instead, police said.

In a tense campaign season, Texas ad takes humorous approach

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 25th - 11:41am

The wife of a Texas county commissioner is pleading in an online campaign video for voters to re-elect her husband so he'll get out of the house and relieve her of his nonstop prattling about county issues.

Youth league kicks out team after man plays in football game

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 25th - 4:40am

The founder of a Rhode Island youth football team says its season is ending early after the coach put a man into a game against 13- and 14-year-old players.

Police: Man dressed as tree arrested for blocking traffic

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 4:20pm

Police say they've arrested a man dressed as a tree for blocking traffic in Maine.

94-year-old who has been fire chief since 1953 is retiring

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 12:41pm

A Pennsylvania fire chief is announcing his retirement just ahead of his 95th birthday.