Oscar Palmquist survived the sinking of the Titanic, only to be found dead more than a decade later in a shallow reservoir.
The FBI says a Michigan man who recognized his mom in surveillance photos of a bank robbery called police to turn her in.
A Connecticut couple has named its baby with help from customers at a Starbucks coffee shop.
A two-headed turtle has hatched at the San Antonio Zoo and officials have named her Thelma and Louise.
A day before Colorado marks Bike to Work Day, some commuters in Boulder got their feet wet heading to work by inner tube.
A 14-year-old West Texas boy is dead after he ran into a bull statue on the Texas Tech University campus and impaled himself on one of its h…
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…