NEW YORK (AP) - The High Line, a park that turned a dilapidated stretch of elevated railway on Manhattan's West Side into one of New York's newest tourist attractions, may have bro..
ATLANTA (AP) - A Wendy's employee who tucked a partially smoked blunt in a customer's cheeseburger has been fired and charged with marijuana possession. Police in..
NEW YORK (AP) - Look alive, selfie. There's another word of the year that's not all about you. While Oxford University Press, the British publisher of the Oxford ..
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Tumblr is where the Internet's cool kids hang out. That's why Yahoo paid $1.1 billion to buy the blogging site in one of this year's most buzzed-about deals.&n..
LONGMONT, Colo. (AP) - A woman who allegedly offered topless hairstyling services in northern Colorado faces criminal charges. But police say the problem isn't cutting hair without..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - A miniature goat and sheep are happily keeping one St. Petersburg couple's lawn nicely trimmed - but the city council isn't so sure that the animals sho..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A unique - or rather "eww-nique" - Thanksgiving feast is being served up in the Audubon Insectarium's "Bug Appetit" kitchen in New Orleans. On ..
HINGHAM, Mass. (AP) - A man who played Santa Claus at a Massachusetts mall has been barred from the shopping center after he was charged with groping an 18-year-old woman playing a..
MOREAU, N.Y. (AP) - Charges will be dropped against a 34-year-old upstate New York mother who hired exotic dancers for her son's 16th birthday party if she completes 50 hours of co..
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The swirling lines from Linden Bateman's pen have been conscripted into a national fight to keep cursive writing in American classrooms. Cur..
CHICAGO (AP) - After tracking down a small alligator skulking in a baggage claim area at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport, authorities are now hunting for its traveling compa..
VENICE, Fla. (AP) - A Southwest Florida funeral home is offering an unusual assortment of antique vehicles in place of a hearse for a farewell ride to the cemetery. &nb..
LAKE CITY, Tenn. (AP) - Despite the famous bluegrass song, Rocky Top, Tenn., has never actually been home sweet home to anyone. It's not a town at all, but a rock..
OPA-LOCKA, Fla. (AP) - Women with saggy pants aren't welcome in Opa-Locka. While the South Florida city banned pants that expose undergarments in 2007, commission..
CINCINNATI (AP) - Zoos around the country will soon find out whether a beagle named Elvis can let them know when their polar bears are pregnant. The 2-year-old ha..
HOLLY HILL, Fla. (AP) - Police say two adults face charges of child neglect after they and three children were found living in a Holly Hill home with a woman's decomposing body.&nb..
BOSTON (AP) - Ted Williams never did it. Not Carl Yastrzemski. Not Carlton Fisk. Not even Pedro Martinez and Curt Schilling, who ended The Curse nearly a decade ago but did it on t..
BEAUFORT, N.C. (AP) - Archeologists in North Carolina have recovered five more cannons from the wreck Blackbeard's flagship, the Queen Anne's Revenge. The largest..
LONDON (AP) - We all know to back up our files and photos, but what about our castles and churches? A nonprofit named CyArk has created digital copies of more tha..
CLAIRTON, Pa. (AP) - A woman says she delivered her own baby while her mother was driving her to a Pittsburgh hospital. Heather Payo tells WPXI-TV (http://bit.ly/..