Ajax, the retired Spanish police dog has received a prestigious award by a British animal charity group in recognition of his bravery and skill.
Thai police found 14 albino lions imported from Africa and hundreds of other protected animals in a warehouse near Bangkok and have arrested a pet shop owner.
A Texas couple has fulfilled a lifelong dream by visiting Maine to watch the state Legislature at work.
Every dog has its day, but few canines get a motorcade on their return home.
Not even Chewbacca and his light saber get a free pass with airport security before being cleared to travel.
Commuters on a train line in northern Stockholm were met with an unusual sight this week: male train drivers and conductors wearing skirts to work.
A Pennsylvania doctor helped rescue a baby moose from rushing waters.
An aspiring half-marathon runner in Minnesota attributed her unbearable back pain to a two-hour training session.
Officials at a small school district in upstate New York say an “honest mistake” led to students being identified in the yearbook as “Creepy smile kid” and “Some tall guy.”
Authorities say a burglar’s decision to knock back a couple of beers during a break-in at an upstate New York home led to his arrest.
There’s a frenzy goin’ on — Manhattan style — for the croissant-doughnut hybrid that went on sale in limited quantities about three weeks ago at the tiny downtown shop of French chef Dominique Ansel.
Taco Bell is firing a California employee who was photographed licking a stack of taco shells.
Authorities near Dayton, Ohio, say charges may be filed against a man who was keeping a 7-foot alligator in his basement.
A New Mexico city commission has agreed to allow a Canadian studio to search an old landfill where old, terrible Atari games are rumored to be buried.
Inmates at Russia’s prisons have been known to bribe guards to obtain cellphones. But using cats as couriers?