This probably isn't what the United Nations had in mind when it established the International Day of Peace: Burger King is asking McDonald's to join forces to create a "McWhopper."
Don't set your watch by Big Ben. Officials say the famous clock at Britain's Parliament - used by Londoners for decades to check the time - has recently been slow by as much as six seconds.
When she was 6 1/2, Ashley Okura picked a kitten from a litter and named him Corduroy. That was 1989. It's now 2015, and Corduroy keeps on purring.
Step aside re-cyclers, here comes the re-rider! A self-taught woodworker and industrial design student has fashioned a range of guitars out of old skateboards.
This week's heat wave along the Atlantic Seaboard was downright un-bearable -- there was no better way to beat the heat than a dip in the pool.
An international property development company has announced plans for a glass bottom swimming pool suspended between two tall buildings.
The elusive British graffiti artist Banksy has unveiled his latest project - a parody of a seaside theme park called "Dismaland" complete with a derelict castle, a dead Cinderella and a Grim Reaper in a bumper car.
Brian Maffit is a photographer with a keen, creative sense of finding amazing images from rather unorthodox angles.
Idaho transportation officials say the mile marker has been replaced with 419.9 signs to curb thieves eager to own a number associated with marijuana enthusiasts.
A college student in Vermont is living in a 96-square-foot house he built to reduce his carbon footprint - and save money.
A pair of roadside mailboxes that were uniformly bent by a falling signboard during a typhoon earlier this month have become celebrities in Taiwan, drawing steady lines of people to snap photos and inspiring fan merchandise.