SOMERSET, Pa. (AP) - It doesn't matter whether a former western Pennsylvania county jail inmate had a boil or a spider bite, his injuries - and allegations that he wasn't given pro..
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - The Kirkmans of Pensacola are facing a deadline in deciding what to do about their pet pot-bellied pig named Buttercup. The pig is in viola..
CHINA, Maine (AP) - Police responding to reports of screaming coming from a home in Maine didn't find a victim of domestic violence as they feared. Instead, they found an amorous p..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - We eat there, buy our clothes there and some people suspect teenagers may actually live there. So perhaps it was just a matter of time until funeral homes began ..
PERRIS, Calif. (AP) - A homeless man was repeatedly bitten and clawed by a mountain lion at a Southern California encampment, but was expected to survive, state game wardens said S..
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Google workers who live in the East Bay can now make the commute to the company's Silicon Valley campus by sea. For a week, anyway. &nbs..
MECHANICSBURG, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio man's family has fulfilled his dying wish - that he be buried astride his beloved Harley-Davidson motorcycle. But it wasn't eas..
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - The smell wafting from the house was bad, to put it mildly. It was the result of more than 200 dead pythons, 200 still-living snakes, and a rodent infestat..
NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm has never been shy about promoting himself as a tough guy. When he ran for Congress in 2009, he highlighted his service in..
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - Schools, courts and government offices throughout the western Panhandle plan to close because of anticipated snow and ice. The National Wea..
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Police say a 33-year-old woman did them a favor when she drove her badly damaged car that was missing a tire onto Alachua County Jail property. ..
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) - Brian Otis gingerly holds what looks like a typical contact lens on his index finger. Look closer. Sandwiched in this lens are two twinkling glitter-sp..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Nutritionists say Americans don't need more white potatoes. Congress disagrees - again. Lawmakers are encouraging the agriculture secretary to a..
SAN DIEGO (AP) - A California woman believed to be the first cited for wearing Google's computer-in-an-eyeglass while driving says she was within her rights and violated no law.&nb..
PROVO, Utah (AP) - A 58-year-old Utah woman is set to give birth in a few weeks - to her granddaughter. Julia Navarro is serving as a surrogate for her daughter a..
NEW YORK (AP) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it's considering taking legal action against "responsible parties" after DNA testing showed traces of fox meat in the donkey meat it sold ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - You know you're living in a weird state when there's a Festivus pole made out of beer cans displayed in the Capitol, a man offers to trade a live alligator..
A python strangled a security guard near a luxury hotel on Indonesia's resort island of Bali on Friday, and then escaped into nearby bushes following the deadly attack, police and ..
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) - State media in Zimbabwe says a villager fought a crocodile with his bare hands to free his son from its jaws in northeastern rural Mutoko.  ..
MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) - Police in a central Florida city have been issuing scratch-off lottery tickets instead of speeding tickets to Christmas Day travelers. By e..