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A troublesome baboon has been evicted from a seaside village in South Africa.
A tiny but playable Rubik’s Cube, so little it fits on your fingertip, has gone on sale in Japan for 198,000 yen, or about $1,900, for delivery starting in December.
Election officials in Boston are expected to approve Fenway Park as an early voting venue.
Spain has prohibited yachting across 100 kilometers (62 miles) of its northwestern coast after sailboats have been damaged by orca whales knocking their hulls.
A group of mountain bikers on a North Carolina trail spotted a dog trapped 30 feet down in a sinkhole — and it took a salty snack and some straps to lift him to safety.
Tour de France rookie Neilson Powless has blazed a trail as the first tribally recognized Native North American in the 117-year history of cycling's greatest race.
A Massachusetts man tired of people stealing his Donald Trump campaign sign has come up with a shocking solution: an electrified fence.
A Pittsburgh museum is keeping a dramatic diorama that’s been on display for more than a century out of public view while it considers ethical issues about its accuracy a...
Comedian John Oliver has upped the stakes in a tongue-in-cheek spat with a Connecticut city, offering to donate $55,000 to charity if officials follow through on a joke t...
A 3-year-old girl in Taiwan was reported safe after becoming caught in the strings of a kite and lifted several meters into the air.
A lock of Abraham Lincoln’s hair, wrapped in a bloodstained telegram about his 1865 assassination, is up for sale.
Police in South Florida found themselves in the middle of a wild chase Tuesday night.
Officials say a young woman who had been declared dead was discovered still alive at a Detroit funeral home.
A Connecticut town's officials are showing comedian John Oliver what they think about his expletive-filled rant about their city — they’re naming the local sewage treatme...
Travelers left behind nearly a million dollars at U.S. airport security checkpoints last year, including about $19,000 in foreign currency.
Rhode Island was a big sensation at the virtual Democratic National Convention for its unconventional video plugging calamari — the state's official appetizer.
Who says cruises have stopped?
A Florida city known for its mermaid shows now sleeps with the fishes.
A Florida man’s crime spree started with him exposing himself at a flea market, then stripping naked, stealing a car and committing various other criminal acts before he ...
Scientists are learning about one of the weirder things in the oceans: “snot palaces.”.
Glazed or jelly.
An alligator rumored to have once belonged to Adolf Hitler has died in the Moscow Zoo.
Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves is handling a prank with good humor.
Police in Baltimore say a baby goat stolen from a community garden is back home and unharmed.
Diners in a Maryland beach town are bouncing back into eating out with a little help from inflatable inner tubes on wheels.
One of the country’s most renowned restaurants says mannequins will add a touch of whimsy and help with social distancing when customers return to its grand dining room l...
A restaurant in Bangkok, Thailand is using toy pandas to help customers practice social distancing.
Sarah Ignash spends her days looking after dogs in normal times.