Trooper finds parked driver playing Pokemon Go on 8 phones

BURIEN, Wash. (AP) — A Washington state trooper who pulled over to help what he thought was a disabled vehicle found something else instead: The...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Man dies after competing in California taco-eating contest

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A man died shortly after competing in a taco-eating contest at a minor league baseball game in California, authorities sai...

August 15th, 2019 |  


50 old TVs mysteriously appear on neighborhood’s porches

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Police in Virginia say more than 50 television sets have been mysteriously placed on front porches in a neighborhood outsid...

August 14th, 2019 |  



Bear brakes into house, leaves by pushing through a wall

DENVER (AP) — A black bear broke into a Colorado house over the weekend and left by breaking through a wall “like the Kool-Aid Man.”...

August 13th, 2019 |  


Angry wasps help German police nab fleeing fugitive

BERLIN (AP) — A fugitive in Germany has been nabbed thanks to the help of angry wasps.Oldenburg police said the unusual sting operation took pla...

August 12th, 2019 |  


‘The Watcher’ house sells for $400K less than purchase

WESTFIELD, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey house whose current owners were scared off the property by a creepy letter writer known as “The Watche...

August 9th, 2019 |  


Florida woman bites intruder who forced his way into home

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A nearly toothless South Florida woman says she bit a man who forced his way into her apartment.Alice Coleman tells...

August 8th, 2019 |  


Florida boy calls 911 to order pizza, gets lesson and a pie

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — A Florida boy who called 911 to report he was hungry and wanted a pizza got a lesson in proper emergency call etiquette, bu...

August 7th, 2019 |  


Message in bottle from Hawaii found in California

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — A message in a bottle from Hawaii was discovered floating in a California river after traveling for more than a decade...

August 6th, 2019 |  


Man reunites with $23K found in recycling sorting facility

EUREKA, Calif. (AP) — A man who accidentally tossed $23,000 into the recycling bin reunited with his life savings Saturday after a worker at a r...

August 5th, 2019 |