An elephant in a South Korean zoo is using his trunk to pick up not only food, but also human vocabulary.
Police in Alabama were called to what looked like a woman shot dead in her car but found a Halloween reveler they described as drunk and passed out in a bloody-looking zombie costume.
A flooding river covered a road in Washington, allowing some migrating salmon to swim across the pavement.
Suspected smugglers who tried to use ramps to drive an SUV over a 14-foot-tall border fence had to abandon their plan when the Jeep became stuck on top of the barrier, authorities said Wednesday.
A Massachusetts fisherman has caught a creepy-looking lobster that's colored to match Halloween.
A Northern California eatery is giving its customers information that most restaurants go to great lengths to cover up.
Election seasons have gotten progressively longer, and one 4-year-old girl is over the hype.
Everyone has a few faults. In Beaky's case, he swears (a lot) and he bites.
Eating Chinese takeout in front of a glowing fireplace is a pleasant enough way to spend an evening.
Animal activists want a California roadside memorial sign to honor fish killed during a container truck crash.
Berlin authorities say they shot and killed a 120 kilogram (265-pound) wild boar after it attacked and injured four people including a police officer in a residential neighborhood.
Virginia City has emerged as Nevada's "most bearded community" following a weekend contest.
Spanish shepherds have led a flock of more than 2,000 sheep through central Madrid in defense of ancient grazing, migration and droving rights threatened by urban sprawl and modern agricultural practices.
Scottish airport staff got a slithery surprise when they stumbled on a Mexican serpent stowaway under a seat.
"Gangnam Style" takes on a Halloween theme at a house in Leesburg, Virginia.
Nobody yelled "Fore!" at a Southern California golf course when a 2-foot-long shark dropped out of the sky and flopped around on the 12th tee.
British soldiers and military dogs gathered at a London army barracks Thursday to honor a fallen hero with selfless courage, nerves of steel _ and four legs.
Pennies tend to get pinched as the holidays near, and NBC News' travel team has the dos and don'ts of tipping.
Want a chance to win a rifle or handgun? Go vote. That's the message from an Atlanta-area sporting goods store.
On Monday, a San Juan Capistrano golf course employee found a 2-foot-long shark , still alive, at the 12th tee box.