Arizona Highway Editor Robert Stieve said his magazine’s story was designed to draw attention and dispel some of the stereotypes that Arizona is all desert and rattlesnakes.
Residents of an Oregon town on the Columbia River gorge have complained about a smoky taste and smell in their water.
To serve and protect is a common police motto. In western Michigan, it extends even to pigs.
DETROIT (AP) — Stray dogs are a common sight in Detroit. What about a big cat?
The Detroit Free Press (http://on.freep.com/19Qn5wX) reports that many residents on the city’s northeast side have seen what appears to be an exotic
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A large rainforest plant known as a corpse flower because of its terrible smell is expected to bloom soon at an Ohio State University greenhouse that already experienced two of the rare blooms this
NEW YORK (AP) — A convicted sex offender who repeatedly used phony correction department credentials to gain entry into New York City jails has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
Matthew Matagrano was sentenced Thursday. The 36-year-old
MIDLAND, Texas (AP) — Some lucky ducks in West Texas will get a chance to splash using recycled water.
Officials in Midland have decided to transfer water from the 500,000-gallon Doug Russell Pool to Wadley Barron Park’s duck
ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — A central Kentucky theater owner who trained pilots during the Vietnam War is refusing to show the nation’s top movie, “The Butler” because one of the stars is Jane Fonda who was an outspoken
A pile of goat manure spontaneously caught fire, spreading stench and wrinkling noses through a Vermont town but causing no damage, officials said.
The folks at Pittsburgh’s Phipps Conservatory are making a stink over their newest exhibit. Then again, the exhibit itself is contributing to the stench.
Police in the Michigan city of Battle Creek have advised a woman that she shouldn’t expect to see a monkey, or her money.
SOMERSET, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania Ford dealership has honored a 102-year-old man for his lifelong loyalty to the brand.
The (Somerset) Daily American (http://bit.ly/1anH1GP ) reports Floyd Pullin was honored with a birthday cake, luncheon and
A few eBay users are seeing a money-making opportunity in the free bags of chips that were given out by police over the weekend at Seattle’s pot festival known as Hempfest.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Madison man whose unusual name drew national attention last year after he was arrested for marijuana possession now faces drug charges in Iowa.
A Wisconsin State Journal report (http://bit.ly/1bGQdnt ) says felony drug
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A former Buffalo, N.Y., parking meter mechanic has been sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison for stealing thousands of dollars in quarters while on the job.
Prosecutors say it was James Bagarozzo’s idea