A Texas woman allegedly stole a bottle of $3.99 wine to get arrested and see her jailed boyfriend.
A New York woman is charged with stealing 800 Lego sets worth almost $60,000 and trying to sell them on eBay.
Los Angeles is considering turning voting ballots into lottery tickets.
The Colorado mountain town of Montezuma is suing its 61 registered voters in an effort to sort out the results of an April election that the lawsuit says was filled with errors.
A psychology professor decided to study for the first time whether the human emotion of jealousy really happens in dogs. The nine-month study published in July in the science journal PLOS ONE hints that it could be possible.
A 12-year-old Morris girl needs a bigger piggy bank. Shaelye Varner showed the grand champion steer at the Illinois State Fair, then sold it at auction for a whopping $100,000 — shattering last year's fair record of $62,000.
Police in New York are on the hunt for a prolific bank robber who wears many hats.
Scrabble fanatics from around the globe have come to Buffalo, New York, to compete for the $10,000 top prize at the 25th National Scrabble Championships.
Authorities say a 78-year-old Florida woman tried to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Airport with almost $41,000 in cash hidden inside her girdle, bra and carry-on bag.
British furniture designer and owner of Studio 9191 Gigi Barker has come up with a rather unique furniture collection: a range of seating that looks and feels like human skin.
It's usually someone jumping over the White House fence that causes Secret Service agents patrolling the grounds to scramble.
If you believe the media reports, Richard Nixon suffered a stroke in 1994 and died days later at age 81. But the "Nixon" on this Twitter feed has never been more alive, sounding off on everything from the Russians to the Academy Awards
A Colorado art museum is standing by an upcoming exhibit featuring three tortoises with iPads mounted on their backs, despite calls from animal-rights activists to call off the exhibit as animal abuse.
When Sherrie Dolezal found her beloved pet Del Sol floating face up and unconscious in his pool earlier this week, she did what any critter-loving great-grandmother would do: she immediately began chest compressions and forced air into his mouth
A mystery piano in a forest in Shoreline is charming all who walk by.