NJ festival lets you eat, drink, floss with bacon

Updated 7 months ago   
By: Brad Wilson

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - Get ready for bacon like you've never eaten, drank or worn it before.    Bacon milkshakes. Chocolate-covered bacon shaped like roses. Baco..
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Student at Big Island school finds snail in lunch

Updated 7 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

HONOLULU (AP) - A student at a high school on Hawaii's Big Island found a snail in his cafeteria-served lunch this week, school officials said. The Kealakehe High School principal ..
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Mass. college man-in-undies sculpture causes stir

Updated 7 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

WELLESLEY, Mass. (AP) - A remarkably lifelike sculpture of a man sleepwalking in nothing but his underpants has made some Wellesley College students a bit uncomfortable, but the pr..
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Boil or bite, fed panel dismisses $50M inmate suit

Updated 7 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

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..
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Pensacola, family at odds over pot-bellied pig

Updated 7 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

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..
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Maine police investigating screams find happy pig

Updated 7 months ago   
By: Brad Wilson

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..
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Funeral and casket outlets are heading to the mall

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

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 ..
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Homeless man 'lucky to be alive' after lion attack

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Brad Wilson

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..
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Google tries ferry service for workers in East Bay

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Brad Wilson

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..
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Ohio man buried astride beloved Harley motorcycle

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

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..
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'House of horrors' loaded with live, dead pythons

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Brad Wilson

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..
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After threat, NY rep. faces temperament questions

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

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..
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Panhandle schools close for possible ice and snow

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - Schools, courts and government offices throughout the western Panhandle plan to close because of anticipated snow and ice.    The National Wea..
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Drunk woman drives wrecked car to jail

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

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.  ..
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Google contact lens could be option for diabetics

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Brad Wilson

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..
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Congress wants more potatoes in gov't program

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Brad Wilson

WASHINGTON (AP) - Nutritionists say Americans don't need more white potatoes. Congress disagrees - again.    Lawmakers are encouraging the agriculture secretary to a..
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Woman to testify against Google Glass citation

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Brad Wilson

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..
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Utah mom to give birth to daughter's daughter

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

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..
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Wal-Mart eyes legal action over donkey meat recall

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

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 ..
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Guns, gators, Festivus part of Fla.'s weird year

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

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..
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