Naples Zoo is looking for missing barn owl

Updated 5 days ago   
By: Lindsey Sablan

NAPLES, Fla. - Naples Zoo staff is asking for the public's help in finding a missing barn owl.  On Thursday, the owl flew off before an on-site educational presentation. Staff..
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Man fighting charges for painting Main Street

Updated 1 month ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

BURGETTSTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A western Pennsylvania man will hire an attorney and fight a criminal mischief charge for painting the speed limit on a stretch of Main Street.  ..
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Man accused of stealing restaurant's plumbing

Updated 1 month ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Police say they've flushed out a man accused of stealing the handles and pipes of toilets in parks and restaurant restrooms around a Florida city. ..
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Spider burrows under man's skin in Australia

Updated 1 month ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

PERTH, Australia, Fla.- A man has been dubbed "Spider Man" after a spider burrowed under his skin. Dylan Maxwell says it happened during a trip to Bali. At first he thought it wa..
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Panhandle woman jailed after shooting at snake

Updated 1 month ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) - A Panama City woman who tried to shoot a water moccasin during practice for a youth football team was arrested for discharging the gun on school property.&..
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Illinois pet dubbed world's tallest cow

Updated 1 month ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

ORANGEVILLE, Ill. (AP) - A 6-foot-4-inch cow owned by an Illinois woman was recently dubbed the world's tallest.    Patty Hanson and Blosom the cow smiled for their ..
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Ebola Halloween costume stirs up controversy

Updated 1 month ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

NEW YORK (AP) - No holiday screams pop culture controversy quite like Halloween.    So what's the costume flap of the year? It might just be Ebola, as in Ebola zombi..
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Egyptian mummy getting a closer look in St. Louis

Updated 1 month ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

ST. LOUIS (AP) - A team of experts in St. Louis is examining an Egyptian mummy to determine what caused the death 3,000 years ago.    The mummy of Egyptian priest Am..
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Plumpest pumpkin: 2,058-pound gourd sets record

Updated 1 month ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

HALF MOON BAY, Calif. (AP) - A gourd weighing 2,058 pounds took first prize and set a new tournament record Monday at an annual pumpkin-weighing contest in Northern California.&nbs..
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Truck containing 36,000 pounds of Crisco stolen

Updated 1 month ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - A truck containing 18 tons of Crisco sticks headed to a grocery store chain distribution center was stolen in a Florida city.    St. Pete..
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Police sorry for telling wrong family of death

Updated 2 months ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - An Alaska couple knocked on the door of their son's long-time girlfriend Thursday, intending to inform her that he'd been killed in a car accident. &n..
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Tar-covered man on roof says he was visiting kin

Updated 2 months ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - When Daytona Beach police found a man covered in tar on the roof of a closed gas station before dawn, he told them he was visiting family.   &n..
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Study: Asian cave drawings as old as European ones

Updated 2 months ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON (AP) - Ancient cave drawings in Indonesia are as old as famous prehistoric art in Europe, according to a new study that shows our ancestors were drawing all over the wor..
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Police: 4-year-old took heroin to day care

Updated 2 months ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

SELBYVILLE, Del. (AP) - A 4-year-old girl mistakenly took hundreds of packets of heroin to her day care center and began passing it out to classmates, thinking it was candy, Delawa..
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Bird hanging by beak from fishing line rescued

Updated 2 months ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) - Employees from a central Florida city helped rescue a large wetland bird that was hanging by its beak from a tree after getting tangled in some fishing line.&..
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Texas man impersonates cop to real police officer

Updated 2 months ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

MIDLAND, Texas (AP) - A 41-year-old Midland, Texas, man got a surprise when he tried to impersonate a police officer and berate a fellow driver. The driver he chastised was a polic..
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Bear cub found dead under bush inside Central Park

Updated 2 months ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

NEW YORK (AP) - A bear cub has been found dead under a bush inside New York City's Central Park, and authorities believe the body may have been dumped there.    Poli..
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Dad accused of tackling son's youth football coach

Updated 2 months ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) - Authorities say a youth football coach has been attacked by the father of one of his players after a game in southern New Jersey.    Toms Riv..
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Naked man causes chaos at Atlanta airport

Updated 2 months ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

ATLANTA- In Hartsfield Airport a scene of chaos stopped passengers in their tracks. A naked man was screaming and jumping up and down in the terminal. That is, until police pulled ..
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Professors to spend 73 days in underwater lab

Updated 2 months ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

HARRIMAN, Tenn. (AP) - Two professors at an East Tennessee community college plan to spend 73 days underwater in a unique educational endeavor that will also attempt to break a wor..
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