Pope Francis recently visited Philadelphia, and one local pastor was so excited about the papal visit that he built an LEGO model of the Vatican.
MOUNT CARMEL, Tenn. (AP) — A police officer in East Tennessee was suspended for three days for refusing to shoot a skunk that had bitten a child.
Police are seeking a robbery suspect with nice nails.
An emu famous for running wild through New Hampshire for more than a week has been reunited with its owner and returned home safely to Vermont in the back of a Toyota Prius.
A man with an apparent case of arachnophobia caused a fire at a suburban Detroit gas pump by putting a lighter to what he says was a spider near his fuel door.
Maya Donnelly awoke to what sounded like thunder in the early morning hours, but dismissed it as a typical monsoon storm and went back to sleep.
An anarchic amusement park by street artist Banksy that mocked capitalism and consumer culture has brought an economic boom to a faded British seaside town.
Sliced heirloom tomatoes, steamed lobster and house-made burrata greeted Pope Francis on his first night in New York, where a celebrity chef cooking for her second pontiff said her menu was inspired by Francis' humility and simplicity.
Few forms of attire less evoke the grace and beauty of dance than scuba gear. With their heavy tanks of compressed air, hoses, gauges, wetsuits, fins and masks, divers seem more like astronauts than ballerinas.
A tarantula that escaped in the cargo hold of a passenger flight from Maryland's BWI airport to Atlanta grounded the plane before it could take off and sent passengers onto another flight.
A pink diamond the size of a postage stamp is going on the auction block, and it's estimated to bring as much as $28 million.
The incident started, Ontario Police say, when an officer was called to a gas station on Aug. 23 at about 12:30 a.m. The motorist had been traveling home from Washington to Buhl.
Spirit Halloween crams a lot of business into a short time. Its staff swells from the hundreds to more than 20,000 starting in June. It makes its revenue for the year in less than three months.
A 24-year-old man has been charged with elder abuse after authorities say he punched a 78-year-old man over free Nutella waffle samples at a Los Angeles-area Costco store.
A northern Indiana woman who jumped from her moving car after discovering a spider on her shoulder, leading to a crash that injured her 9-year-old son, likely won't face charges.
He's a legend. Most say a myth. People hunt for him on reality television. But a Bedford County (Virginia) woman says her story is no joke. She called the Sheriff’s Office about Bigfoot.
While some may be expecting to go to heaven once they pass, those interested in space travel now have the opportunity to rest in peace on the moon.
A driver clocked at 112 mph on an interstate in Vermont told police he was heading to traffic court to take care of a previous speeding ticket.
More than 1,000 years before Starbucks, caffeine was an international market mover, with ancient civilizations trading holly and cacao-based chocolate beverages between what is now modern-day Mexico, the Southwest, and the South, according to a new study.