A wandering deer found himself in hot water after stepping on a pool cover and making a big splash in the backyard of a Colorado home.
Organizers of the National Buffalo Wing Festival say competitive eater Joey Chestnut has devoured a record 191 chicken wings in 12 minutes.
A kitten that hitched a six-hour ride from Connecticut to western New York curled up on top of a car's gas tank will be put up for adoption.
Authorities say a New Hampshire woman has been arrested four times in 26 hours for blasting the AC/DC song "Highway to Hell" and other loud music from her home and for throwing a frying pan.
Not too many people are complaining in typically soggy Seattle, but the city is on a surprising run of dry weather.
A stowaway kitten who survived a three-week ocean voyage from China to California trapped in a storage container without food or water has found a new home.
Not too many people are complaining in typically-soggy Seattle, but the city is on a surprising run of dry weather.
Police in southeast Michigan say a man called to complain that a woman he had agreed to pay for sex unexpectedly increased the price.
A Pennsylvania woman says a 400-pound gorilla statue was stolen from her home, used for target practice and then returned.
A Colorado brewery said Thursday that it's monitoring the water it gets from the city of Fort Collins to make sure residue from a deadly wildfire that blackened a northern Colorado river doesn't befoul the taste of its beer.
A recently discovered block of eastern Wisconsin cheddar cheese that dates back to the Nixon presidency will be sold for $10 per ounce.
Six Flags will debut a new ride next year that drops people six stories, partly through total darkness, and then plunges them into water.
Ever needed the perfect cure for a hangover? Well, here's one for you.
It was scooped up from the sea after 98 years, and now officials say a message in a bottle discovered in Scotland has set a world record.
In a story Aug. 29 about a pet goat violating East Ridge livestock ordinances, The Associated Press reported erroneously the owner surname. The owners are the Viar family, not Vlar.
If you don't think there are bullies at your workplace, it's probably you.
Vomit is not usually considered a prized item, but an 8-year-old in England recently struck gold when he came across the regurgitation of a sperm whale.
An investigation into why a Lufthansa commercial jet made an unscheduled stop at an Austrian airport last week has arrived at its conclusion: smelly cooking oil.
Who needs a boring old spring mattress when you could have a self-adjusting, eco-friendly, multi-media bed surrounded by a custom made, environmentally-conscious frame.
New Mexico corrections officers say an inmate escaped his jail cell by breaking a window bar with a razor blade and a Popsicle stick but changed his mind once he got outside.