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WHITE SETTLEMENT, Texas (AP) — A North Texas city council has voted unanimously to reinstate Browser the cat to his job as live-in mascot of the city's public library. KRLD-AM in Dallas-Fort Worth reports the governing council of the Fort Worth suburb of White Settlement voted 3...
OAK CREEK, Wis. (AP) — It's a caper of grand proportion in a state that loves its cheddar. Police in southeastern Wisconsin say 20,000 pounds of cheese has vanished. The cheese, produced by U.S. Foods, was in a semitrailer parked at a business in the Milwaukee suburb of Oak...
BERLIN (AP) — A German man has taken his grudges to the grave, telling relatives in a posthumous newspaper notice that some of them aren't welcome at his funeral. News agency dpa reported Friday that Hubert Martini published his own obituary in the Trierischer Volksfreund, a...
BOSTON (AP) — The Battle of Bunker Hill — one of the greatest misnomers in U.S. history — has sparked a social media skirmish. The 1775 battle, a rallying point for American colonists trying to overthrow British rule, mostly was fought a musket shot away on nearby Breed's Hill...
BOSTON (AP) — The Battle of Bunker Hill — one of the greatest misnomers in U.S. history — has sparked a social media skirmish. The 1775 battle was a rallying point for American colonists trying to overthrow British rule. It was mostly fought on nearby Breed's Hill, not Bunker...
MOHTON, Pa. (AP) — Police say a central Pennsylvania man beat his friend for refusing to eat some ramen noodles. Brecknock Township police say 23-year-old Brian Douglas Hunter had cooked the noodles about 11:30 p.m. Thursday and became angry when his 20-year-old friend refused...
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan's military said it mistakenly fired a supersonic anti-ship missile Friday that hit a fishing boat, killing one and injuring three people, on the day rival China was celebrating the Communist Party's anniversary. The 500-ton patrol boat Chinchiang was...
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan's navy on Friday mistakenly fired a supersonic anti-ship missile, although there were no injuries caused by the mishap, the official Central News Agency reported. The 500-ton patrol boat Chinchiang was undergoing an inspection inside a military base...
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City police are looking for a man who stuffed a bag of feces down a woman's pants as she walked in Manhattan. Police say the bizarre incident occurred at 6 p.m. Monday on East 74th Street near First Avenue. The man allegedly grabbed the 27-year-old woman...