Emerson College in Boston will soon offer a degree in making people laugh.
A crossword-loving British lawyer hid a marriage proposal in The Times newspaper's daily puzzle. Matthew Dick thought of the cryptic way of popping the question to girlfriend Delyth Hughes and persuaded the newspaper to agree.
Tiny tuna crabs have been washing up by the thousands on some Orange County beaches.
An anonymous apparent fan of pigs and fairy tales is offering some shelter for any piglets still loose after a semitrailer crash last week in southwest Ohio.
A bridge has been closed for a second straight night because of swarms of mayflies so thick they caused accidents, authorities said.
High school graduates in Kelso, Washington, discovered an error when they received their diplomas during Saturday's graduation ceremony.
Two Texas girls whose lemonade stand was shut down because they lacked a permit offered the drink for free on Saturday.
Many small-town residents would get a kick out of their communities being recognized like Waimanalo recently was when one of its beaches was ranked No. 1 in the U.S. But here, pride was mixed with apprehension about visitors.
You think the greens at Chambers Bay are a bit hilly?
Two Texas girls whose lemonade stand was shut down because they lacked a permit will instead offer the drink for free.
Russell Fredrick's middle son was 12 when he wouldn't quit playing around in class and ignoring his homework, so the barber did what he does best. He picked up his clippers and cut off his fade.
A Vermont man has escaped jury duty - by getting dismissed for wearing a prisoner costume.
Chimpanzees in West Africa get inebriated during lengthy "drinking sessions" featuring the fermented sap of palm trees - normally used to make palm wine - according to a new study published Wednesday.
A report of a possible plane crash brought ambulances, law enforcement officers and several emergency responders rushing to property in southwest Missouri.