Drivers scrambled to grab money flying around a Maryland highway after an armored truck's door burst open.
The mayor of Anchorage has vetoed an ordinance passed by the municipal assembly intended to protect moose from impaling themselves on fences decorated with metal spikes.
Police in central Alabama say a man's own dog helped officers bust him on a drug charge.
Police in Albuquerque say a man suspected of a $250,000 heist should have flushed the evidence he left behind.
The source of a sick tortoise's discomfort became clear after a south Florida veterinarian took an X-ray: The animal had swallowed a turtle pendant.
A fashion-challenged man accused of wearing a zebra print dress and checkered bandanna while robbing a New Hampshire bank has been arrested.
A western Michigan couple with 12 sons is expecting baby No. 13, and even though they're sticking to their tradition of not finding out in advance whether they're having a boy or girl, they said they'd be shocked if their streak is broken.
A Tennessee man being arrested on charges of illegal marijuana possession told police he was Academy Award-winning actor Denzel Washington.
Boston Bruins players wore costumes from the movie "Frozen" during their annual visit to Boston Children's Hospital.
Police say a Maine woman who was pulled over while wearing a Hello Kitty costume was arrested on a drunken driving charge.
The winner of the Funniest Person in the World competition is a brown-haired, slightly rotund stand-up comic from Finland who boasts he has hit on the perfect solution to the planet's international monetary woes.
A portion of a Columbian mammoth skull and tusks have been uncovered in southeastern Idaho, and experts say a rare entire skeleton might be buried there.
A horse in suburban Phoenix needed rescuing after it led itself to water and did more than just drink.
A Minnesota startup is using a 3-D printer to create custom urns shaped like objects that were important to the person whose remains they hold.
Police in Northern California say a man robbed a gas station only to return hours later to give the money back and apologize.
A coin toss has decided the mayoral race in small town high in the Peruvian Andes after two candidates tied at the ballot box.
Enter the work of Florida-based photographer Adam Opris - who has taken the expectant portrait to another level with his series of stunning and ethereal underwater shoots.
A video of a pair of dueling, dancing American priests studying in Rome has gone viral, following in the footsteps of a now-famous Italian nun whose Alicia Keys-esque voice won her a singing contest and a record contract.
One of the biggest gold nuggets found in modern times in Northern California's historic Gold Country is going up for sale.
A New Mexico man says he made an error while paying his electric bill that led him to overpay by thousands of dollars.
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — A woman got stuck in the chimney after trying to enter the home of a man she had met through online dating. She was rescued and then arrested.
The city of Pittsburgh has "won" Gawker.com's ugliest accent tournament, besting the other finalist — Scranton — in a reader's poll with more than 54 percent of the vote.
One is a building with bars. The other is a building with a bar. A very drunk woman apparently had trouble telling them apart and ended up in a southwestern Michigan jail cell.
An 18-foot-tall female Atlas sculpture is now kneeling on the ocean floor, holding the surface of the sea on her shoulders, off the coast of New Providence, Bahamas.
It's not very often that you see your child's favorite little green soldier throwing a yoga pose, but that's exactly what these toys from creator Dan Abramson are doing.
There have been some hair-raising projects to catch the public's attention, but few quite as elaborate as this. Created by Italian hairstylist Maria Lucia Mugno, this small Fiat 500 is covered entirely in human hair.