SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Their egg-laying days behind them, some 1,200 Northern California chickens are heading for a cozy retirement on the East Coast, where they will live outsi..
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Residents of an Oklahoma town are being asked to avoid drinking tap water until the local utility is sure that it has gotten rid of tiny red worms that wriggle..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A Palm Beach County judge has ruled that a woman accused of cutting her mother's eyes out is not mentally competent to stand trial. J..
DELTONA, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida man has been charged with poaching after his mother called authorities about a baby alligator he was keeping in her bathtub. &nbs..
PERDIDO KEY, Fla. (AP) - A naked, one-legged man collapsed and died after throwing bricks and other objects at the windows of several Perdido Key homes. Authoriti..
OCALA, Fla. (AP) - An apparent sinkhole has apparently swallowed a small lake in an Ocala neighborhood. Woodland Villages Association property manager Wes Herren ..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Imagine stepping into a car-sized capsule in downtown Los Angeles and, 30 minutes later, emerging in San Francisco. Billionaire entrepreneur El..
SERENA, Ill. (AP) - A Wisconsin daredevil freed himself from shackles and a locked casket while plummeting to the earth at 130 miles per hour on Tuesday, eventually parachuting gen..
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) - A woman accused of using her espresso stands in Everett, Wash., as drive-thru brothels is suing the city to recover $250,000 she says was wrongfully seized by..
REDDING, Calif. (AP) - A Northern California man is accused of stabbing his father with a pair of scissors before using a power saw to cut off his own hands. Twen..
LONDON (AP) - It may look like an iceberg, but there's nothing cool about it. Utility company Thames Water says it has discovered what it calls the biggest "fatbe..
TARPON SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) - An 11-foot American crocodile captured last month in Lake Tarpon was born near the Turkey Point nuclear plant in South Florida in 1999 and has apparentl..
HIALEAH, Fla. (AP) - A 14-foot python has been removed from a South Florida shed, where animal officials say it had been held up for a while. Miami-Dade County's ..
LAYTON, Utah (AP) - Four people were arrested at a Utah nail salon after a brawl broke out involving employees, state inspectors and police, forcing an officer to deploy his stun g..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - An alligator attacked a landscaper working near a lake at Orlando International Airport. The incident happened Wednesday as 50-year-old Phili..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The days of buying pornographic videos with names based on Ben & Jerry's ice cream flavors are over. Caballero Video has agreed to stop mar..
London (CNN) -- The bestselling erotic novel "Fifty Shades of Grey" be doing more than spicing up readers' love lives. Firefighters in London say it could be to blame for a rise in..
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A 37-year-old man charged with fatally striking a 71-year-old pedestrian with his bicycle in a San Francisco crosswalk has pleaded guilty to felony vehicular m..
PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A veteran Palm Beach Sheriff's sergeant is facing sex charges after allegedly using his department-issued video camera to record a teenage girl. ..
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