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  • Man rescued from Arizona mine lucky to survive fall, snakes

    Man rescued from Arizona mine lucky to survive fall, snakes

    Thursday, October 18 2018 9:11 PM EDT2018-10-19 01:11:18 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 3:18 AM EDT2018-10-19 07:18:09 GMT
    (Maricopa County Sheriff's Office via AP). This Oct. 17, 2018 photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office shows a rescue team lowering themselves into an old abandoned mine shaft to rescue a man who fell into the shaft on Monday, Oct. 15, 20...(Maricopa County Sheriff's Office via AP). This Oct. 17, 2018 photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office shows a rescue team lowering themselves into an old abandoned mine shaft to rescue a man who fell into the shaft on Monday, Oct. 15, 20...
    The head of a rescue team says an Arizona man is lucky to be alive after he fell to the bottom of an abandoned mine shaft, broke both his legs, fought off a trio of rattlesnakes and went two days without food or...
    The head of a rescue team says an Arizona man is lucky to be alive after he fell to the bottom of an abandoned mine shaft, broke both his legs, fought off a trio of rattlesnakes and went two days without food or water.
  • Perfect scapegoat: Goat on road jams morning traffic near DC

    Perfect scapegoat: Goat on road jams morning traffic near DC

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 7:58 AM EDT2018-10-17 11:58:12 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:52 PM EDT2018-10-19 02:52:37 GMT
    The appearance of a goat on a road in a Maryland suburb of Washington created traffic delays and an opportunity for county police to come up with many puns.
    The appearance of a goat on a road in a Maryland suburb of Washington created traffic delays and an opportunity for county police to come up with many puns.
  • Motorists stunned as metal balls roll down Seattle street

    Motorists stunned as metal balls roll down Seattle street

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:59 PM EDT2018-10-18 17:59:13 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:52 PM EDT2018-10-19 02:52:34 GMT
    Seattle authorities temporarily closed a street after motorists were stunned by dozens of large metal balls that spilled out of a truck and cascaded down the street, damaging several cars.
    Seattle authorities temporarily closed a street after motorists were stunned by dozens of large metal balls that spilled out of a truck and cascaded down the street, damaging several cars.
  • Doggy bag: Beagle intercepts roast pig at Atlanta airport

    Doggy bag: Beagle intercepts roast pig at Atlanta airport

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:55 AM EDT2018-10-16 14:55:50 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:52 PM EDT2018-10-19 02:52:31 GMT
    (U.S. Customs and Border Protection via AP). In this Oct. 11, 2018 photo provided by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection, CBP Agriculture Detector K-9 named Hardy looks at a roasted pig’s head at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. A...(U.S. Customs and Border Protection via AP). In this Oct. 11, 2018 photo provided by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection, CBP Agriculture Detector K-9 named Hardy looks at a roasted pig’s head at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. A...
    A passenger traveling from Ecuador was relieved of leftovers when an intrepid beagle found a roasted pig's head in baggage at the world's busiest airport.
    A passenger traveling from Ecuador was relieved of leftovers when an intrepid beagle found a roasted pig's head in baggage at the world's busiest airport.
  • $1,000 reward to nail thieves of California hammer sculpture

    $1,000 reward to nail thieves of California hammer sculpture

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 3:21 PM EDT2018-10-16 19:21:50 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:52 PM EDT2018-10-19 02:52:24 GMT
    (Erika Linn via AP). In this April 2017 photo released by Doug Unkrey, artist Unkrey poses for a photo with a large hammer he created at his studio in Geyserville, Calif. The Santa Rosa Press-Democrat says police in Healdsburg in California's wine coun...(Erika Linn via AP). In this April 2017 photo released by Doug Unkrey, artist Unkrey poses for a photo with a large hammer he created at his studio in Geyserville, Calif. The Santa Rosa Press-Democrat says police in Healdsburg in California's wine coun...
    The artist who created an 800-pound (363 kilograms) sculpture of a hammer stolen from a Northern California community center is offering a $1,000 reward to nail the thieves.
    The artist who created an 800-pound (363 kilograms) sculpture of a hammer stolen from a Northern California community center is offering a $1,000 reward to nail the thieves.
  • Police find stolen doughnut van, share treats with homeless

    Police find stolen doughnut van, share treats with homeless

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 7:58 AM EDT2018-10-17 11:58:10 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:52 PM EDT2018-10-19 02:52:23 GMT
    It was a lucky day for some Florida police officers who recovered a stolen van filled with Krispy Kreme doughnuts.
    It was a lucky day for some Florida police officers who recovered a stolen van filled with Krispy Kreme doughnuts.
  • Hi Mickey, 'Bye Mickey: 6 Disney parks on 2 coasts in 1 day

    Hi Mickey, 'Bye Mickey: 6 Disney parks on 2 coasts in 1 day

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:18 PM EDT2018-10-18 17:18:52 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:52 PM EDT2018-10-19 02:52:21 GMT
    (Clark Ensminger via AP). This Oct. 17, 2018 photo provided by Clark Ensminger, shows him with his wife Heather Ensminger at Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif. The couple visited four Disney parks in the Orlando, Fla., area and two Disney parks in the Los A...(Clark Ensminger via AP). This Oct. 17, 2018 photo provided by Clark Ensminger, shows him with his wife Heather Ensminger at Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif. The couple visited four Disney parks in the Orlando, Fla., area and two Disney parks in the Los A...
    A Tennessee couple dreamed of visiting six Disney theme parks on two coasts in one day, and they made their dream come true.
    A Tennessee couple dreamed of visiting six Disney theme parks on two coasts in one day, and they made their dream come true.
  • Man finds congressman's documents in abandoned storage unit

    Man finds congressman's documents in abandoned storage unit

    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:50 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:50:49 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:52 PM EDT2018-10-19 02:52:16 GMT
    An Arizona man stumbled upon a trove of historical documents possibly worth thousands of dollars after purchasing an abandoned storage unit for $20 in the Phoenix suburb of Peoria.
    An Arizona man stumbled upon a trove of historical documents possibly worth thousands of dollars after purchasing an abandoned storage unit for $20 in the Phoenix suburb of Peoria.
  • 'Call my lawyer,' says sweater seized with stolen sneakers

    'Call my lawyer,' says sweater seized with stolen sneakers

    Thursday, October 18 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-10-18 18:18:49 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:52 PM EDT2018-10-19 02:52:19 GMT
    A Virginia store has had 20 right-foot shoes stolen over the course of three break-ins this year.
    A Virginia store has had 20 right-foot shoes stolen over the course of three break-ins this year.
  • Nacho Cheese or Cool Ranch? Doritos lure rogue pig back home

    Nacho Cheese or Cool Ranch? Doritos lure rogue pig back home

    Monday, October 15 2018 7:18 AM EDT2018-10-15 11:18:31 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 7:59 PM EDT2018-10-18 23:59:41 GMT
    Deputies in California used Doritos to lure a pig "the size of a mini horse" back home.
    Deputies in California used Doritos to lure a pig "the size of a mini horse" back home.
  • Home where witch trials victim John Proctor lived for sale

    Home where witch trials victim John Proctor lived for sale

    Friday, October 12 2018 11:43 AM EDT2018-10-12 15:43:30 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 2:03 PM EDT2018-10-18 18:03:35 GMT
    A house where a victim of the Salem witch trials once lived is on the market for $600,000 just in time for Halloween.
    A house where a victim of the Salem witch trials once lived is on the market for $600,000 just in time for Halloween.
  • Oink oink, honk honk: Rogue pig goes hog wild in traffic

    Oink oink, honk honk: Rogue pig goes hog wild in traffic

    Sunday, October 14 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-10-14 20:54:56 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 2:03 PM EDT2018-10-18 18:03:22 GMT
    Police in Maine's capital city are looking for the owner of a 50-pound piglet that wore itself out while dodging traffic on Saturday evening after presumably escaping.
    Police in Maine's capital city are looking for the owner of a 50-pound piglet that wore itself out while dodging traffic on Saturday evening after presumably escaping.
  • Couple plans to visit 6 Disney parks on 2 coasts in 1 day

    Couple plans to visit 6 Disney parks on 2 coasts in 1 day

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-10-16 16:35:43 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-10-18 16:14:38 GMT
    A couple from Tennessee plans to visit Disney World's four theme parks in Florida, hop a cross-country plane and then end the night at Disney's two California parks.
    A couple from Tennessee plans to visit Disney World's four theme parks in Florida, hop a cross-country plane and then end the night at Disney's two California parks.
  • Man nicknamed 'Willy Wonka' pleads guilty to multiple crimes

    Man nicknamed 'Willy Wonka' pleads guilty to multiple crimes

    Friday, October 12 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-10-12 15:13:18 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:54 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:54:56 GMT
    The leader of a multistate ATM and vehicle burglary ring known as Willy Wonka or the "Chocolate Man" has pleaded guilty to 60 charges.
    The leader of a multistate ATM and vehicle burglary ring known as Willy Wonka or the "Chocolate Man" has pleaded guilty to 60 charges.
  • World War II explosive was being used as a garden decoration

    World War II explosive was being used as a garden decoration

    Friday, October 12 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-10-12 15:13:19 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 7:12 AM EDT2018-10-18 11:12:49 GMT
    Air Force explosive experts removed a World War II-era artillery rocket that was being used as a garden decoration in a Florida neighborhood.
    Air Force explosive experts removed a World War II-era artillery rocket that was being used as a garden decoration in a Florida neighborhood.
  • Police say teenager baked grandfather's ashes into cookies

    Police say teenager baked grandfather's ashes into cookies

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 3:18 PM EDT2018-10-17 19:18:15 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 6:41 PM EDT2018-10-17 22:41:04 GMT
    Police say a Northern California high school student mixed her cremated grandfather's ashes into homemade cookies and shared them with several classmates.
    Police say a Northern California high school student mixed her cremated grandfather's ashes into homemade cookies and shared them with several classmates.
  • Nobel Prize winner honored with dedicated campus bike rack

    Nobel Prize winner honored with dedicated campus bike rack

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-10-17 15:28:09 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-10-17 21:13:48 GMT
    The University of Missouri is honoring its Nobel Prize-winning scientist with an unusual accolade: a dedicated bicycle rack slot.
    The University of Missouri is honoring its Nobel Prize-winning scientist with an unusual accolade: a dedicated bicycle rack slot.
  • Naming Rights: Orlando's new police chief is named Orlando

    Naming Rights: Orlando's new police chief is named Orlando

    Friday, October 12 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-10-12 13:43:21 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-10-17 14:44:21 GMT
    Orlando's newest police chief is named Orlando Rolon.
    Orlando's newest police chief is named Orlando Rolon.
  • Gecko butt-dials 'bazillion' times from Hawaii seal hospital

    Gecko butt-dials 'bazillion' times from Hawaii seal hospital

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 4:31 PM EDT2018-10-09 20:31:47 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-10-16 19:22:00 GMT
    If you got incessant phone calls last week from a hospital that cares for Hawaiian monk seals: You were butt-dialed by a gecko.
    If you got incessant phone calls last week from a hospital that cares for Hawaiian monk seals: You were butt-dialed by a gecko.
  • Giant hammer artwork stolen in Northern California

    Giant hammer artwork stolen in Northern California

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 9:51 PM EDT2018-10-11 01:51:29 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:39 PM EDT2018-10-16 17:39:45 GMT
    (Erika Linn via AP). In this April 2017 photo released by Doug Unkrey, artist Unkrey poses for a photo with a large hammer he created at his studio in Geyserville, Calif. The Santa Rosa Press-Democrat says police in Healdsburg in California's wine coun...(Erika Linn via AP). In this April 2017 photo released by Doug Unkrey, artist Unkrey poses for a photo with a large hammer he created at his studio in Geyserville, Calif. The Santa Rosa Press-Democrat says police in Healdsburg in California's wine coun...
    Authorities in Northern California are looking for a hammer.
    Authorities in Northern California are looking for a hammer.
  • Inflatable sea monster takes over a rusting warehouse

    Inflatable sea monster takes over a rusting warehouse

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-10-09 20:32:08 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-10-16 15:21:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). An inflatable sculpture entitled "Sea Monsters HERE" extends from a rusting warehouse called Building 61 at the Navy Yard in Philadelphia, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018. The installation was created by UK-based artists Filthy Luker and ...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). An inflatable sculpture entitled "Sea Monsters HERE" extends from a rusting warehouse called Building 61 at the Navy Yard in Philadelphia, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018. The installation was created by UK-based artists Filthy Luker and ...
    A giant sea monster has taken over a building at Philadelphia's Navy Yard, but only temporarily.
    A giant sea monster has taken over a building at Philadelphia's Navy Yard, but only temporarily.
  • Cattle roundup over: Last cow caught weeks after truck crash

    Cattle roundup over: Last cow caught weeks after truck crash

    Monday, October 15 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:25:32 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 5:29 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:29:54 GMT
    (John Spink /Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2018, file photo, officials in Georgia works at the scene where dozens of cows escaped when a tractor-trailer transporting them overturned on a busy junction north of Atlan...(John Spink /Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2018, file photo, officials in Georgia works at the scene where dozens of cows escaped when a tractor-trailer transporting them overturned on a busy junction north of Atlan...
    Authorities say last escaped cow on the lam after a tractor-trailer overturned two weeks ago near Atlanta has been captured in some woods.
    Authorities say last escaped cow on the lam after a tractor-trailer overturned two weeks ago near Atlanta has been captured in some woods.
  • Woman with 'emotional support squirrel' removed from plane

    Woman with 'emotional support squirrel' removed from plane

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 7:58 AM EDT2018-10-10 11:58:06 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 1:19 PM EDT2018-10-15 17:19:16 GMT
    Police had to remove a woman who brought an "emotional support squirrel" on a Frontier Airlines flight headed from Orlando, Florida, to Cleveland.
    Police had to remove a woman who brought an "emotional support squirrel" on a Frontier Airlines flight headed from Orlando, Florida, to Cleveland.
  • For sale to the highest bidder: A 12-pound chunk of the moon

    For sale to the highest bidder: A 12-pound chunk of the moon

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 2:56 PM EDT2018-10-10 18:56:09 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 4:56 PM EDT2018-10-14 20:56:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rodrique Ngowi). A 12-pound (5.5 kilogram) lunar meteorite discovered in Northwest Africa in 2017 rests on a table, in Amherst, N.H. The rock, which is actually comprised of six fragments that fit together like a puzzle, was found last year i...(AP Photo/Rodrique Ngowi). A 12-pound (5.5 kilogram) lunar meteorite discovered in Northwest Africa in 2017 rests on a table, in Amherst, N.H. The rock, which is actually comprised of six fragments that fit together like a puzzle, was found last year i...
    A 12-pound lunar meteorite discovered in northwest Africa last year is up for auction by Boston-based RR Auction and could sell for $500,000.
    A 12-pound lunar meteorite discovered in northwest Africa last year is up for auction by Boston-based RR Auction and could sell for $500,000.
  • Restaurant offers free steak tips for tips on burglar

    Restaurant offers free steak tips for tips on burglar

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 11:41 AM EDT2018-10-10 15:41:32 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 7:24 AM EDT2018-10-13 11:24:47 GMT
    New Hampshire restaurant offers free steak tips to anyone with tips on a recent burglary at their location.
    New Hampshire restaurant offers free steak tips to anyone with tips on a recent burglary at their location.
  • Determined runner struck by deer finishes half marathon

    Determined runner struck by deer finishes half marathon

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-10-09 20:01:29 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-10-12 15:52:50 GMT
    A runner who was struck by a deer during a half marathon in New Jersey still managed to cross the finish line.
    A runner who was struck by a deer during a half marathon in New Jersey still managed to cross the finish line.
  • Animal sanctuary, farm team up to save pig from slaughter

    Animal sanctuary, farm team up to save pig from slaughter

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-10-09 20:01:24 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-10-12 15:52:41 GMT
    (Jenifer Vickery/Tomtem Farm and Sanctuary via AP). In this undated photo provided by taken in Gilford, N.H., Grover is held by Michele Devereaux. An animal sanctuary and a farm are working together to spare Grover, a slaughterhouse-bound piglet, to pr...(Jenifer Vickery/Tomtem Farm and Sanctuary via AP). In this undated photo provided by taken in Gilford, N.H., Grover is held by Michele Devereaux. An animal sanctuary and a farm are working together to spare Grover, a slaughterhouse-bound piglet, to pr...
    An animal sanctuary and a farm are working together to spare a young slaughterhouse-bound pig to promote local agriculture in New Hampshire.
    An animal sanctuary and a farm are working together to spare a young slaughterhouse-bound pig to promote local agriculture in New Hampshire.
  • Investigators want to know who left gator in Lake Michigan

    Investigators want to know who left gator in Lake Michigan

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 2:47 PM EDT2018-10-09 18:47:42 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 10:46 AM EDT2018-10-12 14:46:44 GMT
    Authorities don't yet know who dumped the four-foot long animal in Lake Michigan but they now know the kind of animal it is.
    Authorities don't yet know who dumped the four-foot long animal in Lake Michigan but they now know the kind of animal it is.
  • Man allegedly posts video of how to remove an ankle monitor

    Man allegedly posts video of how to remove an ankle monitor

    Monday, October 8 2018 5:27 PM EDT2018-10-08 21:27:22 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 9:34 AM EDT2018-10-11 13:34:51 GMT
    A Missouri man is charged with a felony after he allegedly filmed himself removing an ankle monitor and then posted the video on Facebook.
    A Missouri man is charged with a felony after he allegedly filmed himself removing an ankle monitor and then posted the video on Facebook.
  • From 'special seed' to 2,170-pound winning pumpkin

    From 'special seed' to 2,170-pound winning pumpkin

    Monday, October 8 2018 7:37 PM EDT2018-10-08 23:37:22 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 5:47 PM EDT2018-10-10 21:47:19 GMT
    (Aric Crabb/Bay Area News Group via AP). Steve Daletas of Pleasant Hill, Ore., celebrates his first place win in the 45th annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, in Half Moon Bay, Calif. A commercial pilot from Oreg...(Aric Crabb/Bay Area News Group via AP). Steve Daletas of Pleasant Hill, Ore., celebrates his first place win in the 45th annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, in Half Moon Bay, Calif. A commercial pilot from Oreg...
    A commercial pilot from Oregon says "one special seed" and months of care produced a massive pumpkin that tipped the scales at a contest in Northern California.
    A commercial pilot from Oregon says "one special seed" and months of care produced a massive pumpkin that tipped the scales at a contest in Northern California.
  • Walk on the wild side: Dutch jogger runs into lion cub

    Walk on the wild side: Dutch jogger runs into lion cub

    Monday, October 8 2018 6:17 AM EDT2018-10-08 10:17:00 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-10-10 17:26:58 GMT
    A jogger's run through the Dutch countryside turned into a walk on the wild side when he discovered a lion cub in a field.
    A jogger's run through the Dutch countryside turned into a walk on the wild side when he discovered a lion cub in a field.
  • How many squirrels in Central Park? Count aims to find out

    How many squirrels in Central Park? Count aims to find out

    Saturday, October 6 2018 2:45 PM EDT2018-10-06 18:45:55 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 8:03 AM EDT2018-10-10 12:03:26 GMT
    Counters start roaming NYC's Central Park for its first ever Squirrel Census.
    Counters start roaming NYC's Central Park for its first ever Squirrel Census.
  • Man wins woman's weight in beer at wife-carrying contest

    Man wins woman's weight in beer at wife-carrying contest

    Saturday, October 6 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-10-06 19:55:57 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 7:14 AM EDT2018-10-10 11:14:27 GMT
    A Maine ski resort hosts 'wife-carrying contest'; winner gets the woman's weight in beer.
    A Maine ski resort hosts 'wife-carrying contest'; winner gets the woman's weight in beer.
  • Rock used as doorstop is actually a meteorite worth $100K

    Rock used as doorstop is actually a meteorite worth $100K

    Friday, October 5 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-10-05 15:45:30 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 4:35 PM EDT2018-10-09 20:35:26 GMT
    A Michigan man has discovered that what he'd been using as a doorstop for decades is actually a meteorite worth $100,000.
    A Michigan man has discovered that what he'd been using as a doorstop for decades is actually a meteorite worth $100,000.
  • Good Samaritan driver revives squirrel after car scare

    Good Samaritan driver revives squirrel after car scare

    Friday, October 5 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-10-05 14:35:11 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-10-09 20:03:55 GMT
    A motionless squirrel lying spread-eagled on its back has been coaxed back to life by a concerned driver who performed chest compressions beside a Minnesota road.
    A motionless squirrel lying spread-eagled on its back has been coaxed back to life by a concerned driver who performed chest compressions beside a Minnesota road.
  • Lottery ticket leads FBI to Illinois bank robbery suspect

    Lottery ticket leads FBI to Illinois bank robbery suspect

    Saturday, October 6 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-10-06 17:26:03 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-10-09 20:03:51 GMT
    Authorities say a dropped lottery ticket led investigators to the man who robbed a suburban Chicago bank last month.
    Authorities say a dropped lottery ticket led investigators to the man who robbed a suburban Chicago bank last month.
  • Swedish girl Saga pulls out pre-Viking era sword from lake

    Swedish girl Saga pulls out pre-Viking era sword from lake

    Friday, October 5 2018 8:25 AM EDT2018-10-05 12:25:09 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-10-09 20:03:38 GMT
    (Annie Rosen/Jonkopings lans Museum via AP). This photo taken in July 2018 and released by the Jonkopings lans Museum on Friday, Oct. 5 2018 shows a pre-Viking era sword in Jonkopings, Sweden. Mikael Nordstrom of the local Jonkoping County museum says ...(Annie Rosen/Jonkopings lans Museum via AP). This photo taken in July 2018 and released by the Jonkopings lans Museum on Friday, Oct. 5 2018 shows a pre-Viking era sword in Jonkopings, Sweden. Mikael Nordstrom of the local Jonkoping County museum says ...
    Her name means an Old Nordic tale about heroic accomplishment and that's what she did: Saga found a pre-Viking-era sword over the summer in a southern Sweden lake.
    Her name means an Old Nordic tale about heroic accomplishment and that's what she did: Saga found a pre-Viking-era sword over the summer in a southern Sweden lake.
  • Ohio man says rescued cow is a regular backseat passenger

    Ohio man says rescued cow is a regular backseat passenger

    Friday, October 5 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-10-05 15:15:14 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 7:40 PM EDT2018-10-08 23:40:04 GMT
    An Ohio man driving home from work Tuesday says he did a double-take before firing up his cellphone to record a cow poking her head out the back window of a pickup truck.
    An Ohio man driving home from work Tuesday says he did a double-take before firing up his cellphone to record a cow poking her head out the back window of a pickup truck.
  • Florida store owner: Don't warm urine in my microwave

    Florida store owner: Don't warm urine in my microwave

    Friday, October 5 2018 10:55 AM EDT2018-10-05 14:55:26 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-10-08 21:30:21 GMT
    A Florida gas station owner has placed a sign in his store asking customers not to warm urine in the microwave.
    A Florida gas station owner has placed a sign in his store asking customers not to warm urine in the microwave.
  • Toddler shreds more than $1,000 in cash

    Toddler shreds more than $1,000 in cash

    Friday, October 5 2018 7:38 AM EDT2018-10-05 11:38:11 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 9:09 AM EDT2018-10-08 13:09:08 GMT
    A toddler in Utah was a little too helpful when he shredded more than $1,000 that his parents were saving.
    A toddler in Utah was a little too helpful when he shredded more than $1,000 that his parents were saving.
  • Postal worker leaves mail on side of road, quits job

    Postal worker leaves mail on side of road, quits job

    Thursday, October 4 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-10-05 02:05:00 GMT
    Saturday, October 6 2018 3:59 PM EDT2018-10-06 19:59:33 GMT
    The U.S. Postal Service says hundreds of pieces of mail meant for Philadelphia residents were dropped on the side of a New Jersey road when a carrier quit his job.
    The U.S. Postal Service says hundreds of pieces of mail meant for Philadelphia residents were dropped on the side of a New Jersey road when a carrier quit his job.
  • San Francisco has new 'Snapcrap' app to report dirty streets

    San Francisco has new 'Snapcrap' app to report dirty streets

    Thursday, October 4 2018 7:24 PM EDT2018-10-04 23:24:47 GMT
    Saturday, October 6 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-10-06 19:40:52 GMT
    A 24-year-old is offering a free app to make it easier for people to report poop and used needles on the famously dirty streets of San Francisco.
    A 24-year-old is offering a free app to make it easier for people to report poop and used needles on the famously dirty streets of San Francisco.
  • Antsy at the airport: Insects colonize family car in 3 days

    Antsy at the airport: Insects colonize family car in 3 days

    Thursday, October 4 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-10-04 14:35:02 GMT
    Saturday, October 6 2018 1:39 PM EDT2018-10-06 17:39:45 GMT
    A North Carolina family returned from a three-day trip to find their car parked at the airport had been possessed by a colony of ants.
    A North Carolina family returned from a three-day trip to find their car parked at the airport had been possessed by a colony of ants.
  • Tipsy birds flying into windows, cars in northern Minnesota

    Tipsy birds flying into windows, cars in northern Minnesota

    Thursday, October 4 2018 1:48 PM EDT2018-10-04 17:48:09 GMT
    Saturday, October 6 2018 6:55 AM EDT2018-10-06 10:55:53 GMT
    Police in a small northern Minnesota community have been taking some strange calls about birds that seem to be intoxicated.
    Police in a small northern Minnesota community have been taking some strange calls about birds that seem to be intoxicated.
  • Injured turtle gets around on Lego wheelchair while healing

    Injured turtle gets around on Lego wheelchair while healing

    Thursday, September 27 2018 7:03 AM EDT2018-09-27 11:03:33 GMT
    Friday, October 5 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-10-05 15:15:08 GMT
    (Sinclair Miller/The Maryland Zoo via AP). In this Sept. 6, 2018 photo provided by the Maryland Zoo, a wild turtle with a broken shell gets around on a wheelchair made of Legos while on the mend at the zoo in Baltimore. News outlets reported that veter...(Sinclair Miller/The Maryland Zoo via AP). In this Sept. 6, 2018 photo provided by the Maryland Zoo, a wild turtle with a broken shell gets around on a wheelchair made of Legos while on the mend at the zoo in Baltimore. News outlets reported that veter...
    A wild turtle with a broken shell is rolling around on a wheelchair made of Legos while he's on the mend at the Maryland Zoo.
    A wild turtle with a broken shell is rolling around on a wheelchair made of Legos while he's on the mend at the Maryland Zoo.
  • Picnic fizzles out as kombucha earns grandpa park ejection

    Picnic fizzles out as kombucha earns grandpa park ejection

    Thursday, September 27 2018 12:34 PM EDT2018-09-27 16:34:01 GMT
    Friday, October 5 2018 11:14 AM EDT2018-10-05 15:14:57 GMT
    Kombucha is a fizzy, fermented tea that's been drunk for centuries in China, but, for some in Virginia, it's still not an acquired taste.
    Kombucha is a fizzy, fermented tea that's been drunk for centuries in China, but, for some in Virginia, it's still not an acquired taste.
  • Connecticut family reunited with dog missing for 5 years

    Connecticut family reunited with dog missing for 5 years

    Tuesday, October 2 2018 1:16 PM EDT2018-10-02 17:16:50 GMT
    Friday, October 5 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-10-05 14:41:13 GMT
    A Connecticut family had been reunited with their dog five years after the beloved pet went missing.
    A Connecticut family had been reunited with their dog five years after the beloved pet went missing.
  • Proposal on Colorado peak leads to couple's altitude issues

    Proposal on Colorado peak leads to couple's altitude issues

    Sunday, September 30 2018 2:35 PM EDT2018-09-30 18:35:33 GMT
    Friday, October 5 2018 8:33 AM EDT2018-10-05 12:33:59 GMT
    A Texas couple got engaged on a Colorado mountain but then faced altitude problems.
    A Texas couple got engaged on a Colorado mountain but then faced altitude problems.
  • Better late than never? Library book 84 years overdue

    Better late than never? Library book 84 years overdue

    Thursday, October 4 2018 8:04 AM EDT2018-10-04 12:04:53 GMT
    Friday, October 5 2018 7:38 AM EDT2018-10-05 11:38:22 GMT
    A Louisiana library says a book borrowed 84 years ago has been returned by the son of the woman who checked it out.
    A Louisiana library says a book borrowed 84 years ago has been returned by the son of the woman who checked it out.
  • Los Angeles has its 1st electric scooter DUI prosecution

    Los Angeles has its 1st electric scooter DUI prosecution

    Friday, September 28 2018 10:59 AM EDT2018-09-28 14:59:22 GMT
    Thursday, October 4 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-10-05 02:05:44 GMT
    A Los Angeles man has been fined $550 and ordered to pay restitution for riding an electric scooter while intoxicated and knocking over a 64-year-old pedestrian on a sidewalk.
    A Los Angeles man has been fined $550 and ordered to pay restitution for riding an electric scooter while intoxicated and knocking over a 64-year-old pedestrian on a sidewalk.
  • Man arrested for chasing after plane at Dublin Airport

    Man arrested for chasing after plane at Dublin Airport

    Thursday, September 27 2018 7:13 AM EDT2018-09-27 11:13:30 GMT
    Thursday, October 4 2018 8:13 PM EDT2018-10-05 00:13:38 GMT
    A man who missed his flight at Dublin Airport has been arrested for running after the plane on the tarmac.
    A man who missed his flight at Dublin Airport has been arrested for running after the plane on the tarmac.
  • Drones help search for escaped kangaroo in Florida

    Drones help search for escaped kangaroo in Florida

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:53 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:53:22 GMT
    Thursday, October 4 2018 1:58 PM EDT2018-10-04 17:58:49 GMT
    Wildlife officers with the help of two drones searched a second day for a kangaroo that escaped an animal sanctuary in South Florida.
    Wildlife officers with the help of two drones searched a second day for a kangaroo that escaped an animal sanctuary in South Florida.
  • Mexico investigates crocodile's death in resort city

    Mexico investigates crocodile's death in resort city

    Thursday, October 4 2018 12:37 PM EDT2018-10-04 16:37:33 GMT
    Thursday, October 4 2018 1:58 PM EDT2018-10-04 17:58:43 GMT
    Mexican environmental authorities have launched a criminal investigation into the death of a crocodile.
    Mexican environmental authorities have launched a criminal investigation into the death of a crocodile.
  • Boo! A Halloween display so scary that neighbor calls 911

    Boo! A Halloween display so scary that neighbor calls 911

    Thursday, September 27 2018 9:13 AM EDT2018-09-27 13:13:33 GMT
    Thursday, October 4 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-10-04 14:41:03 GMT
    A Halloween decoration hanging in a North Dakota window is so scary that it prompted neighborly concern and at least one plea for police assistance.
    A Halloween decoration hanging in a North Dakota window is so scary that it prompted neighborly concern and at least one plea for police assistance.
  • Happy news: Beluga whale in Thames eating, swimming well

    Happy news: Beluga whale in Thames eating, swimming well

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:02 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:02:59 GMT
    Thursday, October 4 2018 8:23 AM EDT2018-10-04 12:23:14 GMT
    Officials say the beluga whale spotted in the River Thames seems to be feeding properly and swimming strongly.
    Officials say the beluga whale spotted in the River Thames seems to be feeding properly and swimming strongly.