Police in Delaware say a man has died after he was struck by a car while attempting to cross a street to get to a funeral home.
Poles have long been a staple of smoky strip clubs, but the women scaling and swinging from them in Las Vegas earlier this month weren't doing it for dollar bills.
A woman in Maine has come across a two-headed baby snapping turtle that was trying to cross the road.
Moooove over, Ben Roethlisberger. There's a new No. 7 in western Pennsylvania.
A police chief in Connecticut says a girl handed out marijuana-laced lollipops to classmates at her high school, and one student was hospitalized.
Now Tacheny, 57, a zoo volunteer, plays once a month for an appreciative audience that ambles down to the barrier as soon as Tacheny begins setting up her beautifully carved wooden harp. She's been doing it for nearly a decade.
A gambler in Germany has been saved from prison by a one-armed bandit.
Two amorous donkeys who were separated because of an outcry over their lovemaking have been reunited at a zoo in Poland.
Firefighters who doused the flames at a North Texas house have also made sure the lone resident didn't croak.
Residents in the southwest Illinois city of Belleville celebrated its 200th birthday with a 200-foot bratwurst, complete with a 200-foot bun.
Kama The Surfing Pig has been making waves with the beach goers on the Hawaiian island of Oahu.
A goldfish in Australia is recovering from surgery after a life-threatening tumor was removed from its brain in a "high-risk" operation.
The first Kuro, or black, burger had a black bun and sauce. Last year's edition, the Kuro Ninja, added a slice of (non-black) bacon to the signature black components. Now Burger King Japan is going black on black.
A Jack Russell terrier that went missing from its Pennsylvania home has turned up at an animal shelter nearly 3,000 miles away.
A mysterious liquid leaking on a cargo jet sent emergency responders to the island that is home to the Ketchikan, Alaska, airport.
A skunk with a beer can stuck on its head had to be rescued near a fraternity house in southwestern Ohio.
For animal trainers on film sets, the job can be wild. Getting snakes on a plane takes a bit of heat or light, but cajoling a bear to perform for the camera can require buckets of fried chicken.
It was a calm morning in Antarctica's remote Ross Sea, during the season when the sun never sets, when Capt. John Bennett and his crew hauled up a creature with tentacles like fire hoses and eyes like dinner plates from a mile below the surface.
Hundreds of young Dutch men and women turned Amsterdam's central Dam square into a blizzard of red goop on Sunday, as they pelted each other mercilessly with overripe tomatoes.
Wildlife rehabilitation experts are working to keep two baby opossums alive after the mother was apparently beaten to death with a sharp rock.
Two Australian farmers have found what they believe could be the world's wooliest sheep.
Authorities say two juvenile suspects have confessed to picking clean a pumpkin patch that had been cultivated by New Mexico preschoolers.
Police say an accused burglar continued snoozing next to a bag of jewelry he was allegedly planning to swipe even after deputies began snapping pictures of him.
Rescue crews say an Ohio man who was camping with friends in central Kentucky's Red River Gorge is recovering after falling from a cliff while sleepwalking.
An Oklahoma woman took her driver's license photo with a colander on her head, calling it her religious headwear.
A new exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum looks at the elevated shoe as a design object, from platform shoes dating to about 1600 to a contemporary - and lethal - 8-inch dagger stiletto.
It's no white lie: Two lobstermen in Maine caught a pair of rare albino lobsters within a week.