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Utah girl orders nearly $400 worth of toys off Amazon using mom's account

Andrew Adams, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 15th - 4:43pm

A Utah girl secretly ordered nearly $400 worth of toys on her mom's Amazon account. Her mom found out the next day when the delivery showed up.

Superintendent accused in feces on track to receive $100,000

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 14th - 11:45am

A New Jersey school superintendent who resigned after he was accused of repeatedly defecating on another high school's track will receive more than $100,000 from his school district.

Mannequins, larger-than-life dog figurines help SLC yard stand out

Andrew Adams, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 13th - 7:40am

Those who prefer the road less traveled might consider a detour through a neighborhood on Salt Lake City’s east side where a woman’s home boasts a different kind of curb appeal.

Heat wave put flamingos in egg-laying mood for 1st time in 15 years

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 12th - 9:25pm

A British conservation charity says record-breaking temperatures have encouraged a rare flock of Andean flamingos to lay eggs for the first time since 2003.

Dog running on interstate can't resist lure of stuffed teddy

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 12th - 3:48pm

A dog could not resist being lured away from a busy Massachusetts highway by a teddy bear.

Have You Seen This? You’re the choir I want

Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug 12th - 3:15pm

A delightful community choir has a great time injecting a lot more class into the musical “Grease.”

Have You Seen This? World’s first doggercycle

Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug 11th - 3:12pm

Trying to choose between getting a dog or a motorcycle? Why not both?

City tweaks sign for Paul Manafort Drive amid son's trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 16th - 3:39pm

A Connecticut city has tweaked its sign for Paul Manafort Drive because the name agitated some residents.

Colombian city urges a break from sex to fight heat wave

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 16th - 10:35am

Health officials in one Colombian coastal city have a controversial recommendation for residents trying to stay cool during an intense heat wave: Take a break from sex.

ASPCA says more than 600 birds removed from home

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 15th - 6:44am

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals says more than 600 birds were removed from a house in central Ohio after reports of animal neglect and a complaint from the public about living conditions.

Mexico City restaurant busted over protected tarantula tacos

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 14th - 5:04pm

Fancy a tarantula taco for a cool $27? Not so fast, Mexican authorities say.

Bear makes an unlikely stop in a liquor store

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 13th - 8:44pm

A bear took a stroll into an unlikely snack venue — a Connecticut liquor store.

Minnesota deputies rescue women stranded on unicorn raft

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 13th - 12:53pm

It was not a fairy tale, but a rescue on a Minnesota lake did involve a rainbow unicorn.

Man donates to firefighter drive, leaves wedding ring behind

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 13th - 9:03am

Massachusetts firefighters say a man who donated to their muscular dystrophy drive accidentally dropped his wedding ring into their boot.

Rhode Island alone celebrates Victory Day, debate lingers

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 13th - 8:14am

Rhode Island is marking the end of World War II as a state holiday, although it remains the only state in the U.S. to do so.

Police: Man dies after car is hit by 2 intoxicated drivers

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 13th - 6:35am

New York State Police say a man has died after his car was hit by two intoxicated drivers traveling in opposite directions on an Albany-area highway.

Firefighter rappels from bridge, rescues stranded dog

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 13th - 3:52am

A New Jersey firefighter rappelled from a bridge to rescue a dog stranded at the base of a waterfall.

Residents split in goose dispute in Long Island village

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 12th - 9:10am

Residents of a Long Island village are divided over what to do about a glut of goose droppings around town.

Morning surprise: Boa constrictor found under car hood

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 11th - 4:18pm

Woah, it's a boa! One Massachusetts resident popped their car hood to check fluids to find a boa constrictor staring right back.