California tortoise with cracked shell gets $4,000 repair 2018-04-21T22:30:40Z 2018-04-19T02:42:41Z 2018-04-21T22:30:39Z A wayward tortoise that cracked its shell after falling off a 10-foot wall in San Diego County is recovering after vets used screws, zip ties and denture material to repair it. It's true! Broadway was traffic-free for 2 Manhattan miles 2018-04-21T22:30:39Z 2018-04-21T15:14:19Z 2018-04-21T22:30:37Z Broadway is closed to traffic for two Manhattan miles. Mom: Preschool's ban of the term 'best friend' is silly 2018-04-21T22:30:37Z 2018-04-20T14:28:06Z 2018-04-21T22:30:37Z A Massachusetts family is looking for a new preschool for their 4-year-old daughter because her current school has barred use of the term 'best friend.'. Homeowner finds naked intruder in her tub, eating Cheetos 2018-04-21T22:30:36Z 2018-04-19T10:32:11Z 2018-04-21T22:30:35Z Police in Louisiana say a woman is accused of break-in, eating homeowner's Cheetos while taking a bath.
420's long, strange trip to pot holiday began in California 2018-04-21T22:30:34Z 2018-04-18T06:21:28Z 2018-04-21T22:30:34Z Where are The Waldos? Not far from the San Francisco Bay Area high school where in 1971 the five buddies' search for a marijuana patch gave birth to the term 420, now the date for marijuana's high holiday and universal slang for smoking weed.
Michigan couple gives 14th son creative middle name 2018-04-21T22:30:23Z 2018-04-20T18:03:22Z 2018-04-21T22:30:21Z A Michigan couple had a little bit of fun naming their 14th son. WiFi network named 'remote detonator' prompts gym evacuation 2018-04-21T22:30:22Z 2018-04-16T16:53:12Z 2018-04-21T22:30:19Z A Michigan gym patron looking for a WiFi connection reported finding one named "remote detonator," prompting an evacuation and precautionary search of the facility by a bomb-sniffing dog. Officials say postal worker hoarded over 17K pieces of mail 2018-04-21T22:30:21Z 2018-04-20T22:07:05Z 2018-04-21T22:30:17Z A United States Postal Service worker who prosecutors say hoarded away over 17,000 pieces of undelivered mail in New York City allegedly told investigators he was overwhelmed by the amount of mail he had to deliver. Bus leaves Cleveland for New York, ends up in Toledo 2018-04-21T22:30:21Z 2018-04-20T11:04:47Z 2018-04-21T22:30:16Z Greyhound says it is investigating how a bus meant to take passengers from Cleveland to New York ended up in Toledo. No turkeys, please: Owner seeks gander for pet goose 2018-04-21T22:30:19Z 2018-04-20T14:20:38Z 2018-04-21T22:30:15Z No turkeys, please: Owner seeks gander for pet goose. 2 men use signs to spread happiness 2018-04-20T22:22:10Z 2018-04-16T13:18:36Z 2018-04-20T22:22:02Z Two New Hampshire men are trying to spread some positivity in Nashua with their feel-good signs. Town wants UFO memorial moved; witness objects 2018-04-20T18:08:24Z 2018-04-14T15:45:56Z 2018-04-20T18:08:18Z A memorial in a remote corner of Massachusetts that marks a 1969 UFO sighting has been ordered moved, but one man who experienced a close encounter is objecting.
Germany: Truck tips over, floods field with fish 2018-04-20T15:46:13Z 2018-04-20T15:27:24Z 2018-04-20T15:45:13Z A tractor-trailer tried to take a turn and toppled over, tipping its entire load of fish onto a German farmer's field. It's (another) boy! Michigan family with 13 sons gets No. 14 2018-04-20T14:37:30Z 2018-04-19T11:03:12Z 2018-04-20T14:37:24Z A Michigan couple with 13 sons has welcomed a 14th into the family. Florida man's own dashboard camera lands him in jail 2018-04-20T14:21:06Z 2018-04-13T12:45:50Z 2018-04-20T14:21:02Z A Florida man ended up in jail after his dashboard camera showed police more than he intended. Tiger reported running through streets of New York _ or not 2018-04-20T11:36:46Z 2018-04-12T15:34:39Z 2018-04-20T11:36:43Z A false report of a tiger in the streets of Manhattan briefly causes a social media frenzy; it was a raccoon.
Mower, tooth in a box, Vishnu doll in New Jersey beach trash 2018-04-19T16:47:28Z 2018-04-12T17:20:19Z 2018-04-19T16:47:23Z A New Jersey environmental group's list of trash its volunteers picked up from the state's beaches includes plenty of bizarre items. Minnesota firehouse opens doors during blizzard for prom 2018-04-19T10:36:39Z 2018-04-16T10:38:32Z 2018-04-19T10:36:36Z Firefighters came to the rescue for a group of Minnesota high school students when a blizzard struck during their prom. Jail job applicant not hired, arrested instead in theft case 2018-04-19T05:37:33Z 2018-04-09T20:19:03Z 2018-04-19T05:37:32Z A woman applying for a job at a New Hampshire county jail has been arrested because it turns out she was wanted on a charge in Maine. Police, fed up with lingering cold weather, 'arrests' winter 2018-04-18T22:06:14Z 2018-04-09T12:18:51Z 2018-04-18T22:05:14Z An upstate New York police department fed up with lingering cold weather has placed winter under arrest.
'Poop Train' full of NYC sewage raises stink in Alabama town 2018-04-18T20:04:15Z 2018-04-18T04:21:41Z 2018-04-18T20:04:15Z 'It smells like death:' Alabama endures 'poop train' rolling into town from New York City.
Mother's obituary helps officers nab 1981 prison escapee 2018-04-18T11:56:59Z 2018-04-12T21:25:03Z 2018-04-18T11:56:58Z The U.S. Marshals Service says a woman's obituary helped agents capture her fugitive son nearly four decades after he escaped from an Oklahoma prison. Egypt's mufti issues fatwa against buying Facebook 'likes' 2018-04-18T07:04:00Z 2018-04-17T08:50:08Z 2018-04-18T07:03:14Z Egypt's top mufti issues fatwa, says buying Facebook 'likes' is prohibited under Islam because it's fraud, deception. Russell Crowe movie jockstrap gifted to Alaska Blockbuster 2018-04-17T21:04:59Z 2018-04-17T19:20:23Z 2018-04-17T21:04:06Z John Oliver of HBO's "Last Week Tonight" is trying to give one of the last Blockbuster Video locations in the world a little help in drawing customers instead of streaming movies online. Ad touting 'World Famous Big Blue Bug' goes up on I-95 2018-04-16T13:32:07Z 2018-04-12T11:54:39Z 2018-04-16T13:32:07Z The nearly 60-foot long blue termite that overlooks Interstate 95 in Rhode Island is now even harder to miss. Maine petting zoo is site of first reindeer birth in years 2018-04-16T10:41:59Z 2018-04-05T17:39:38Z 2018-04-16T10:41:18Z A traveling petting zoo in Maine says its reindeer has unexpectedly given birth to the first baby reindeer in the state in more than 20 years. Moose stomps man's foot in Alaska after he kicks her 2018-04-14T15:52:34Z 2018-04-06T16:57:37Z 2018-04-14T15:52:32Z Alaska officials say a man was injured north of Anchorage after a moose that he had just kicked stomped his foot in return. Vermont bistro owner offers gift for return of cutout 2018-04-13T12:51:47Z 2018-04-12T15:24:54Z 2018-04-13T12:51:39Z A Vermont restaurant owner is offering a $100 gift certificate to the person who returns a life-size cardboard cutout of himself that was stolen from an airport. Threat of closure spurs surge in sales for Necco Wafers 2018-04-12T21:48:37Z 2018-04-12T11:24:35Z 2018-04-12T21:48:37Z There has been a surge in the sale of Necco Wafers after the company that makes the candy said it may close.
Predators unveil new catfish tank for start of NHL playoffs 2018-04-12T21:39:15Z 2018-04-12T20:04:41Z 2018-04-12T21:39:12Z Tossing catfish has long been a popular hockey tradition in Music City, and the Nashville Predators finally have their own catfish tank inside the arena. Handwritten note lands man Volkswagen bus of his dreams 2018-04-12T17:20:40Z 2018-04-12T10:34:23Z 2018-04-12T17:20:38Z A man has the car of his dreams eight years after he slipped a note inside the window of a blue 1971 Volkswagen bus that the then-16-year-old called his "future car.". Man who fell through ex's ceiling arrested _ again 2018-04-12T15:29:33Z 2018-04-05T20:16:59Z 2018-04-12T15:29:29Z Police: Kansas man hospitalized after sneaking into ex-girlfriend's home and falling through ceiling arrested for allegedly stealing clothes from another home after he left hospital. Daffy idea? Wisconsin voter wants to bring ducks to election 2018-04-12T13:09:14Z 2018-04-03T21:47:54Z 2018-04-12T13:09:14Z A voter in a tiny northeast Wisconsin town wants to bring ducks to the polling station to deliver a message.
Maine community creates massive ice carousel on frozen lake 2018-04-12T11:26:27Z 2018-04-07T20:38:04Z 2018-04-12T11:26:22Z Folks of a northern Maine town believe they've created the world's largest ice carousel on a frozen lake. Put your paws up: Detroit-area police department adds cat 2018-04-12T10:36:58Z 2018-04-06T23:07:49Z 2018-04-12T10:36:55Z Detroit-area police department adds cat to the force after reaching Twitter milestone. Police investigate reports of 'zombie' raccoons 2018-04-11T11:37:18Z 2018-04-04T13:24:52Z 2018-04-11T11:37:17Z Police are investigating reports of "zombie-like" raccoons in Ohio. Workers discover mummified monkey in old department store 2018-04-10T23:39:56Z 2018-04-10T23:34:06Z 2018-04-10T23:39:56Z Workers renovating the old Dayton's department store in downtown Minneapolis have discovered a mystery: the mummified remains of a monkey. Suspect sings 'Cops' theme following chase and arrest 2018-04-09T15:04:31Z 2018-04-03T11:34:26Z 2018-04-09T15:04:03Z A teenager sang the theme from the TV show "Cops" after he was arrested following a chase in New Jersey.
Video Clip: Thousands of Long Island residents still without power - Disaster tourists seek firsthand look at NY's storm-ravaged neighborhoods, annoying some