Just like chips and soda, Seattle-area residents are now able to buy marijuana from a vending machine.
For many, the hour without a Facebook was a golden opportunity for a joke — or a marketing pitch — on other social media sites.
Thieves in an SUV smashed through the glass doors of the Wells Fargo History Museum in downtown San Francisco and made off with gold nuggets on display.
Feeling the sting of rejection? Itching to get even with an ex? The San Francisco Zoo is offering the burned and spurned masses the chance to "adopt" a hissing cockroach or giant scorpion in honor of their special ex-someone for Valentine's Day.
Authorities say a man's plans to break into a Houston store fell through, after he crashed through the ceiling and landed in front of police.
A New Hampshire woman got a surprise at a Burger King drive-thru: a bag full of cash instead of food.
A quote about respect for military veterans that had been attributed to George Washington and displayed prominently at the Deschutes County Courthouse has a new credit: "Unknown."
Showing how much one Colorado city loves its bikes, cyclists who go to the hospital by ambulance no longer have to leave their rides behind.
A Massachusetts man who bought a pair of lottery tickets at a grocery shop to break a $100 bill for lunch has ended up winning $10 million.
A German court has ruled that a tenant who liked to pee standing up doesn't owe his landlord money for damages apparently caused by splashing, or missing his target altogether.
A video of a bald and burly Delaware police officer lip-syncing and dancing to Taylor Swift's "Shake it Off" has now gotten more than 20 million views on YouTube, and a shout-out from the pop princess herself.
Police say a New York man demolished his upstate home without telling his wife he planned to tear it down.
Lottery ticket buyers in New Hampshire who dream of bringing home the bacon now can smell it, too.
Now that's a special delivery!
It was not what Derek Nash expected to find in his 5-year-old's school bag: A bill demanding a "no-show fee" for another child's birthday party.
A video of a bald and burly Delaware police officer enthusiastically lip-syncing to Taylor Swift's "Shake it Off" is getting global attention.
Alaska State Troopers are looking for your selfies - those ubiquitous self-portraits, usually snapped with smartphone cameras, that make up countless Facebook profile pictures and online avatars.
A man searching for his wallet in a trash bin in Northern California was scooped up by a garbage truck and taken on a long ride.
A Chicago strip club has received an award for its efforts at dressing up the neighborhood.
A 62-year-old woman says she discovered a python on her bathroom floor when she went to take an overnight potty break.
The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office in Florida has gone to the dogs. Well, at least its rugs have.
A family in south-central Illinois has created a 45-foot-tall icicle in their front yard.
A deputy questioned two men carrying large black garbage bags over their shoulders Sunday morning in Spokane Valley and found they were carrying frozen lamb chops.
A middle school principal in eastern Alabama wants to stockpile cans of food such as corn and peas in classrooms so that students could hurl them as weapons in a last-resort confrontation with a school intruder.
Donald Trump, no stranger to noisy publicity, is complaining again about the roar of jets in a $100 million lawsuit over air traffic he says is purposely being directed to fly over his ritzy Palm Beach club.
For the 7th Annual No Pants Light Rail Ride, dozens piled onto the Sound Light Rail and headed to SeaTac airport from Westlake Center.
Upset by a delayed flight, at least two Chinese passengers decided to open emergency exit doors in protest as the plane was taxiing, forcing it to abort takeoff and landing them in jail instead, police said Sunday.