The Medical Board of California says it will investigate a plastic surgeon who appeared in a videoconference for his traffic violation trial while operating.
It's a promotion that could be straight out of the “Mad Men” Don Draper playbook.
Pythons, iguanas, monitor lizards, oh my.
Staff at a University of Michigan library temporarily closed the building after three venomous spiders turned up in a basement storage area.
A cat that went astray about 15 years ago has been reunited with its owner.
The huge parachute used by NASA's Perseverance rover to land on Mars contained a secret message.
When it comes to saving sea turtles, Israeli rescuers have discovered that mayonnaise is a miracle.
A two-story Victorian house in San Francisco was loaded onto giant dollies and moved Sunday to a location six blocks away.
Sailors used to sing sea shanties to defuse tension and maintain their sanity amid isolation and cramped quarters on ocean journeys.
About those wooly mittens that Sen. Bernie Sanders wore to the presidential inauguration that sparked quirky memes across social media.
An 85-year-old Green Bay Packers fan who has never missed a playoff game at Lambeau Field thought her streak was coming to an end this week until two charitable brothers ...
Feral chickens run free in Key West, Florida, just one of those things that keep the Southernmost City charmingly weird.
Wearing mittens made out of recycled materials and a warm winter jacket, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders pulled off a casual inauguration outfit — and vibe — that only he could.
Jeanne Pouchain has a problem.
A goat and a dog who were each elected mayor of a Vermont town have helped raise money to renovate a community playground.
New research suggests that some beetles are adept at hiding their food from competitors.
An Alabama sheriff's office says it's busted an illegal winery that was operating at a city's sewage plant.
Florida is now using trained dogs to sniff out troublesome pythons.
Banksy’s latest mural is delaying a homeowner’s plans to sell in Bristol, England after it recently appeared on the house’s exterior wall.
A second young elephant has died at a central New York zoo despite frantic efforts by staff to combat a lethal virus.
A surrealist painting worth more than a quarter million euros (dollars) that was forgotten by a businessman at Duesseldorf’s airport has been recovered from a nearby dump...
The names of America’s preeminent infectious disease expert and its incoming vice president have topped this year’s list of most mispronounced words.
More than 60 years after Mal Osborn earned a varsity letter jacket from the University of Maine as a track runner, he still wore it.
The story of Buddy the Elf meeting his biological father has come to life, just in time for the holidays.
The first commercially printed Christmas card is up for sale, but it wasn't universally greeted as a merry scene when it first appeared in 1843.
Days after the discovery and swift disappearance of two shining metal monoliths half a world apart, another towering structure has popped up and then quickly vanished, th...
A judge has denied a request to dig up the remains of President Warren Harding.
New clues have surfaced in the disappearance of a gleaming monolith in Utah that seemed to melt away as mysteriously as it appeared in the red-rock desert.