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Dad accused of putting girl in game machine, stealing prizes

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 8:29am

A Massachusetts teacher has been charged with putting his toddler into a game machine at a New Hampshire shopping mall and using her to steal prizes.

Get ready for 'Bongzilla,' selfie frenzy at Vegas pot museum

Regina Garcia Cano, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 12:19am

A glass bong taller than a giraffe. Huggable faux marijuana buds. A pool full of foam weed nuggets.

Authorities pull globe, not honey pot, from bear cub's head

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 17th - 5:19pm

A bear cub in Wisconsin had a Winnie the Pooh moment, but it wasn't a honey pot that got stuck on its head. It was a hard plastic globe.

Man who walked near boiling-hot Old Faithful geyser ticketed

Mead Gruver, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 17th - 4:19pm

Yellowstone National Park officials have ticketed a man caught on video wandering close to Old Faithful geyser, where he risked burns from the boiling-hot water that erupts every hour or so.

Have You Seen This? This man might be a Disney princess

Martha Ostergar, Contributor  |  Posted Sep 16th - 2:25pm

A bird is trying to be BFFs with a man, which may make the man an unofficial Disney princess.

Argentina seizes costly film equipment stolen from Hollywood

Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 14th - 12:04pm

Argentine authorities said Friday that they had seized about $3 million in cameras, lenses and other film equipment stolen in Hollywood and New York.

Have You Seen This? Trombone choreography to knock your block off

Martha Ostergar, Contributor  |  Posted Sep 9th - 2:04pm

Who knew that playing trombone could come with the fear of being concussed?

Hundreds of fun-loving Philadelphia bicyclists ride nude

Dino Hazell, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 8th - 5:13pm

Hundreds of fun-loving bicyclists spent the afternoon gearing up for a ride around Philadelphia and then took off — their clothes.

160-foot-long Italian sandwich is quickly devoured in Maine

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 3:12pm

This was a sub worth diving into.

Plants, but no pants: Florida man gardens in the nude

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 8:27am

Being in touch with nature is one thing. But gardening au naturel is quite another for some neighbors of a Florida man who's been doing yard work in the nude.

Delaware DMV selfie zones aim to discourage license photos

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 6:00am

Delaware's Division of Motor Vehicles has installed "Safe Selfie Zones" at its four locations, to allow newly licensed drivers to share the news — and not their personal details.

Police in New Jersey search for alligator on the loose

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 3:26am

Police in New Jersey are warning residents about an alligator that's on the loose.

Mountain lion visits Colorado motel but doesn't stay long

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 3:29pm

A mountain lion has been caught on surveillance camera dashing to the doorstep of a Colorado motel office, venturing toward the open doorway and then wandering away.

Driving lesson ends with car landing in a swimming pool

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 17th - 6:55am

A driving lesson went off the deep end in Maryland when authorities say the car jumped a curb, crashed through a fence and landed in a swimming pool.

Authorities: Empty gas tank foils would-be pharmacy robber

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 14th - 6:30am

Robbing a Store 101: Take the money and run — but not before checking your getaway car's gas tank.

Art teacher wears same dress to promote sustainability

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 14th - 3:52am

A New Jersey art teacher has pledged to wear the same outfit for 100 days to teach students about sustainability.

Missouri town gets new newspaper, The Uranus Examiner

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 13th - 9:21am

Cue the giggling: A small Missouri town has a new newspaper called The Uranus Examiner.

Man gets prison for drunkenly shooting at nonexistent clowns

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 13th - 7:49am

A Pennsylvania man who admitted he drunkenly fired a shotgun inside his apartment because he feared there were clowns inside could spend the next five years in prison.

Kangaroo gets the jump on Mississippi owners and flees

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 12th - 9:46am

A kangaroo is on the run — or maybe the jump — in central Mississippi.

Man buys Slim Jims for his dog, lottery ticket, wins $10M

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 10th - 10:29am

A New York man will be living large thanks to his decision to buy some Slim Jims for his dog.