A Pennsylvania police department's request for volunteers to get drunk for law and order purposes generated a predictably enthusiastic response.
Maine's giant spinning ice disk that quickly gained international fame seems to have met its end.
A random act of kindness has netted AFC Championship tickets for a man called Dave who helped dig a Kansas City Chief out of the snow.
Authorities in northern Arizona had a sweet mess on their hands after a tank trucker's trailer detached from the truck and rolled on its side on slick pavement, spilling a river of liquid chocolate onto westbound lanes of Interstate 40.
The owner of a rodeo cow named Betsy says the bovine has evaded capture for six months as she wanders the trails of Alaska's biggest city.
Germany's biggest rail company, under fire for its unpunctual service, is trying to mollify one disgruntled commuter by buying her "delay scarf".
An Idaho woman who thought she was gaining weight because of menopause discovered she actually had a 50-pound tumor that had been growing inside her for decades.
Police in northern Texas say a woman has been banned from a local Walmart after spent she several hours driving an electric shopping cart around the store's parking lot while drinking wine from a Pringles can.
Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer has bought a house in Rhode Island, and his new neighbor is a familiar face from their days together in the Trump administration: former national security adviser Michael Flynn.
A new brewery is set to launch in a Cold War-era missile command center in Pittsburgh.
An attorney for a Pennsylvania woman charged with drunken driving hinted his client's coat-chewing could've thrown off the results of her breath test.
A rare 1943 bronze Lincoln penny has sold for more than $200,000 at a Florida auction.
Detectives seeking a suspect in a recent burglary at closed Florida police substation say a woman entered and ate an officer's chicken dinner, left her wallet and ID behind.
Police say a woman smashed her way into a closed Pennsylvania police station looking for an officer she'd been sexually harassing ever since he arrested her.
Houston's police chief says he set a new personal record when he issued a ticket to someone who blew past him going 140 mph.
Administrators at a New York middle school are begging students to leave their winter hats made by Italian apparel company Moncler at home because the pricy hats keep getting lost.
A man who police say placed a 3-foot alligator on top of a man in Connecticut as part of an extortion attempt has pleaded guilty to reduced charges.
New Mexico State Police say a woman who allegedly stole a postal truck has been arrested in Raton.
A moose wandered into a hospital building Monday in Alaska's largest city, and Stephanie Hupton was ready with her phone camera.
A British official say a giant "fatberg" _ a mass of hardened fat, oil and baby wipes measuring 64 meters (210 feet) long _ has been found blocking a sewer in a southwestern English town.
A cat from a Detroit suburb decided to take a break from the winter cold and turned up more than 1,000 miles away in sunny Florida.
A Pennsylvania man accused of breaking into a music store and stealing guitars says he has one thing to say: "Go Eagles.".
A large purple penguin statue that was swiped from a hotel in Oklahoma City apparently managed to waddle back home after police released surveillance camera images of a man with the $3,000 artwork tucked under his arm.
An Oklahoma woman looking for love got more than she bargained for when she unwittingly shared her exhilaration about illegally shooting a "bigo buck" on a dating app with a state game warden.
Police: Man doing doughnuts new car strikes power pole in Ohio, sending him and his two children to the hospital.
An Alabama sheriff's office is warning people against eating chicken tenders that tumbled on to a rural state highway after a truck wreck.
Authorities are holding a man they say tried to rob a San Diego County bank, then told frightened customers to call 911, stripped to his underwear and awaited arrest.
Krispy Kreme has stepped in to comfort Kentucky police officers mourning the loss of a doughnut truck that caught fire.
A 16-year-old Kansas high school student will soon earn his high school diploma _ and a few days later he'll travel to Harvard to collect his bachelor's degree.
Austrian railroad employees shut down track clearing operations to rescue a mountain goat after seeing it get buried in a deluge of snow they had been clearing from the tracks.
A reporter who helped police catch a robbery suspect last week followed up with another good deed by finding an 89-year-old suburban Detroit woman with dementia who had wandered away from home in sub-freezing temperatures.
Alan Naiman was known for an unabashed thriftiness, but even those closest to him had no inkling of the fortune that he quietly amassed and the last act that he had long planned.
A street corner weed that had been decorated with Christmas ornaments and brought out holiday goodwill in Ohio has apparently met an early demise.
A cow bound for a slaughterhouse that led authorities on an hour-long chase along Interstate 80 before being captured is recuperating at an animal sanctuary.