A ring-tailed lemur stolen from the San Francisco Zoo has been found.
An annual pumpkin-weighing contest in Northern California has a new winner: a horticulture teacher from Minnesota who raised a giant gourd weighing 2,350 pounds.
Three people conducting a photo shoot on a boat in a busy Florida river somehow fell overboard, leaving the 24-foot vessel unmanned and out of control.
An emu was loose and on the run Thursday afternoon near Cassie Road on the westside, the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office confirmed.
Police in southern Germany say a woman got a shock while airing out her home when a 25-centimeter (10-inch) Chinese mitten crab scurried in from the terrace through the o...
Two former Oklahoma jail employees and their supervisor face misdemeanor charges after investigators found they played the children's song “Baby Shark” on repeat to punis...
Hong Kong police say a calligraphy scroll by former Chinese leader Mao Zedong estimated to be worth millions of dollars was cut in half after being stolen in a high-profi...
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Peeps holiday treats are going on hiatus — another consequence of the coronavirus.
An exotic African serval cat that escaped from its New Hampshire home earlier this week has been found safe and sound.
St. Louis Zoo officials are trying to solve the mystery of how a 62-year-old ball python laid seven eggs without being around a male python for at least two decades.
A drone carrying marijuana, cigarette lighters and cellphones got caught up in a net above a Mississippi prison fence, resulting in the arrest of two men.
Summer has come to an abrupt halt in parts of the Rocky Mountains as temperatures reaching into the 90s have plunged by around 60 degrees in less than 24 hours.
The mayor of a Connecticut city says he will follow through on what was originally a tongue-in-cheek threat to name a sewage plant after comedian John Oliver if Oliver at...
An Austrian man has beat his own record for the longest full body contact with ice cubes.
Don’t worry: Daisy is fine.
There were plenty of acorns this spring, and now the chipmunks are driving people nuts.
Police officers have captured an unlikely suspect bouncing through a Florida neighborhood.
A man in suburban Detroit was given the wrong lottery ticket.
Investigators are searching for a man who they say pulled a gun on a shopper in a Florida Walmart store.
A Russian prankster posing as the U.N. secretary-general managed to reach Poland’s president on the telephone and rendered Andrzej Duda speechless with questions about Uk...
An unopened copy of a vintage Super Mario Bros.
An 8-year-old Labrador retriever named Eros has become an essential worker in Medellin, Colombia, amid the pandemic.
International travel has been little more than a dream in the era of coronavirus.
Beachgoers in Jacksonville Beach were greeted by an unusual site Friday: an attorney dressed as a grim reaper and clutching a plastic scythe, sharing grave concerns about...
A Florida woman has filed a lawsuit seeking either a paternity test on her goats or a refund.
A young mountain lion that was spotted looking at his reflection in the glass of an office tower in downtown San Francisco was safely captured Thursday.