It takes a lot of beers to collect 10 million bottle caps. But Austria's Hans Heiland didn't drink them alone.
Heiland says that most of them have come from others, many of them by mail, after his passion...
Wednesday, Jun 8, 2016 at 12:27 PM PDT
Petition Targets Typo in Name of NYC's Verrazano Bridge
It's an error that has loomed over New York Harbor for more than 50 years: The name of the majestic Verrazano-Narrows Bridge is spelled wrong. Despite a new petition drive to make it right — the bridge is named...
Tuesday, Jun 7, 2016 at 08:59 AM PDT
Alligator Crosses Fla. Crosswalk 'Like It Was Normal'
An alligator was caught on camera using a crosswalk in Flagler County, in northern Florida, Monday morning.
According to the Flagler County Sheriff's Office, the gator was spotted in the bushes near the...
Saturday, Jun 4, 2016 at 10:26 AM PDT
Thieves Stole $2,500 Worth of Meat From Organic Farm: Police
A Vermont village is hosting a festival to celebrate a nuisance of spring in New England: the blackfly.
The 13th annual Adamant Blackfly Festival on Saturday includes a fashion show, a blackfly poetry slam and...
Firefighters come to the rescue on a daily basis, but the rescue of a dog in Middletown, Conn., was out of the ordinary.
Firefighters responded to Hendley Street around 7:30 a.m. Friday after a resident spotted
Wednesday, Jun 1, 2016 at 06:15 PM PDT
Chill Ride: Conn. Teen Takes Ice Cream Truck to Prom
One Connecticut teen had a "chill" ride to his prom this year.
A Bristol teen shocked classmates when he showed up to the senior prom in an ice cream truck.
Zack Nichparenko said he wanted to take a...
Authorities in Key West spent Thursday trying to meet the Flintstones, or at least the owner of an illegally parked car that looks like the modern Stone Age family's.
City officials said they found the vintage...
Two South African campers had a close encounter with lions who licked the tent they were in at a campsite in Botswana.
Danie and Fransie Lubbe said Wednesday that they were in their tent at the Kgalagadi...