Authorities say a man faked a heart attack inside a Florida Walmart store so his friend could steal toys.
A Berlin coffee business found stimulants it didn't expect in a shipment of unroasted coffee from Brazil: 33 kilos (nearly 73 pounds) of cocaine.
Movember has come and gone but its spirit lives on in "Decembeard".
Johns Hopkins University mistakenly sent nearly 300 applicants welcome messages when they were actually rejected or deferred, and now the school has issued an apology.
These clothing designers have to think about pattern, fabric and fit — as well as where to put the poo bags.
Police in New Hampshire say they have collared the humans responsible for snatching 13 puppies from a New Hampshire pet store in a smash-and-grab dognapping.
A generous mystery man has made the holiday season a little brighter for employees of two Massachusetts coffee shops.
It's one of the most-shared and most loved pictures this time of year, but it was never intended to be downloaded so many times.
The Salvation Army in Boston says a former bell ringer has offered to pay $21,000 for two rings that a widow dropped into a red donation kettle in hopes they'd be sold to buy toys for poor children.
Travelers looking for something beyond top attractions like the Space Needle in Seattle might consider adding a weird museum or two to their itineraries.
A Massachusetts couple is celebrating the birth of their daughter with a numerically unusual birth time and date.
A Dutchman's attempt at a romantic wedding proposal was simply smashing.
South Dakota officials have canceled a public safety campaign to raise awareness about the dangers of jerking the steering wheel on icy roads, saying it's too risque.
Arkansas police say an 11-year-old girl paid a cabbie $1,300 to take her to meet a boy in Florida, but that authorities caught up with the runaway in Georgia after her parents reported her missing.
Police in Florida say two would-be carjackers almost got away with a vehicle in Ocala but didn't know how to drive a stick shift.