A man accused of stealing a taxi after he was discharged from a Des Moines hospital says he didn't want to walk home.
Portland State University librarians in Oregon finally got their hands on two overdue books -- a half century after they were checked out.
A man thought driving a van loaded with ammunition over a garbage fire in western Missouri would be a good way to extinguish the blaze.
Some unusual travelers caused a delay for one American Airlines flight.
An Ohio church congregation ordered a pizza from Domino's during a service, then tipped the driver more than $1,000 that had been collected for the offering.
A rippled white gourd weighing in at 1,969 pounds took the title Monday for plumpest pumpkin at an annual San Francisco Bay Area contest.
One couple ran away to get married ... at the Chicago Marathon.
UConn students are trying to use an embarrassing video about macaroni and cheese to raise a little cheddar.
Collecting the feces of an extremely strong, 120kg sea turtle in the open ocean is no simple task. But University of Queensland researchers have developed an ingenious solution, by dressing the turtles in stylish, customized swimsuits.
An Indiana woman says her training in medieval combat helped her corner a home intruder.
Lexus has revealed an origami-inspired car that ditches the sheet metal, glass and plastics for precision-cut cardboard.
FBI agents and police looking for a stash of cash stolen by armored car drivers more than a year ago struck pay dirt and unearthed more than $600,000 in buried booty outside Los Angeles.
We can thank Airbus for some cabin design innovations, like mood lighting and larger lavatories, but now the airplane manufacturer may have gone too far. It wants to stack passengers on top of each other.