Aerialist Nik Wallenda’s tightrope walk over a gorge near the Grand Canyon drew nearly 13 million viewers to the live television broadcast.
Does concrete float? For the hundreds of civil engineering students at the annual National Concrete Canoe Competition, the answer is “yes.”
A huge-headed, duck-footed mix of beagle, boxer and basset hound was the upset winner at the 25th annual World’s Ugliest Dog Contest.
Text messages forced mistrial in NV brothel case
A South Texas police officer had to deal with some unexpected monkey business as he wrote a speeding ticket.
An 11-year-old girl from Pennsylvania and a 12-year-old boy from Maryland are this year’s national marbles champions.
AMSTERDAM (AP) — Authorities in the Dutch city of Oisterwijk say a fire has broken out at a factory that makes firelighting blocks for barbe…
A cat caring for four newborn kittens is nursing an orphaned week-old pit bull puppy in Cleveland.
PRESTON, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota mother and her 18-year-old son are accused of stealing nearly $5,000 in frozen gopher feet and selling the…
A wooden beam embedded at the bottom of northern Lake Michigan appears to have been there for centuries, underwater archaeologists announced…
A military widow wants to know why another woman’s name is engraved on her husband’s headstone.
Anttila is now offering a reward of a whopping $10,000 for information leading to the return of the liquor.
Sy Perlis set the World Association of Benchers and Deadlifters record for bench press in the 90-and-over when he benched 187.2 pounds at th…
Parking is such a precious commodity in Boston that one woman was willing to pay $560,000 for two off-street spaces near her home.
A production company making a documentary about the song “Happy Birthday to You” has filed a lawsuit in New York over the copyright to it.