Posted: 5:18 AM It's a spectacle that won't repeat for another century — the sight of Venus slowly inching across the face of the sun.
Posted: 5:13 AM The last day of classes at a California elementary school and a graduation ceremony at an adjacent middle school were interrupted by an unexpected guest: a black bear that wandered onto school property.
Posted: 5:12 AM They didn't have to call Ace Ventura, or any other pet detective. A group of Los Angeles County deputies solved a case of lizard larceny on their own.
Posted: 3:45 PM The Santa Maria officer notified Santa Barbara County sheriff's detectives about the errant text messages early Tuesday. The officer and detectives then set up a meeting with the alleged drug dealer.
Posted: 6:02 AM Blue the dog doesn't have a home. And he apparently doesn't want one. But the blue-eyed Australian cattle dog has $1,800 in savings, a Facebook page and an air-conditioned dog house.
Posted: 6:01 AM Now, with the city of Los Angeles taking the first step in outlawing them, the humble little polyethylene bag may be headed for the trash heap of history.
Updated: 7:36 AM The Elephant Sanctuary in Hohenwald, Tenn., will honor the memory of a stray dog who befriended the site's founding elephant Tarra.
Updated: 9:30 PM A porn actor is suspected in the killing of his acquaintance, videotaping and posting online the man's dismemberment and mailing the severed limbs to different locations in Ottawa
Posted: 4:04 PM Motorists have reported a sharp-dressed pig running loose on a highway just outside of Pittsburgh. State troopers also spotted the animal but failed to catch it before it scurried off into the woods.
Posted: 4:02 PM A Northampton woman made an unusual discovery in her yard - a deformed baby cardinal with two heads and three beaks.
Posted: 3:59 PM Authorities say a package containing a magazine with a musical device, similar to those in greeting cards, prompted the evacuation of a federal courthouse in southeastern Idaho.
Posted: 6:29 AM Isaac Lamb acknowledges that his five- minute, block-long choreographed build-up to a marriage proposal has upped the stakes for everyone who follows.
Posted: 6:25 AM Authorities say a package containing a magazine with a musical device, similar to those in greeting cards, prompted the evacuation of a federal courthouse in southeastern Idaho.
Posted: 10:58 AM A witness says a naked man chewing on the face of another naked man on a downtown highway ramp kept eating and growled at a police officer who fatally shot him to make him stop.
Posted: 10:28 AM Gilbertson rubbed the Holstein's spine by gently squeezing it from neck to tail, pausing to apply firm pressure to one hip and readjust several vertebrae.
Updated: 9:41 AM For many, the Sunsphere is a symbol for Knoxville, and 22-years-ago on Memorial Day a band performed live from its heighest point.
Posted: 2:07 PM The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Grundstrom is charged with violating two city ordinances - being a spectator running on the playing field, and lewd and lascivious behavior. He was jailed overnight.
Posted: 2:03 PM City officials say a popular fountain has been put out of service after the rodents gnawed through a power cable, according to the Sueddeutsche Zeitung newspaper.
Posted: 12:13 PM But the signs, the balloons and the streamers -- OK, toilet paper -- were in the sophomore and junior parking lot at Science Hill High School on Thursday. It was the Class of 2012 senior prank.
Posted: 8:17 AM A 25-year-old upstate New York man has admitted driving his motorcycle at 170 mph as he tried to get away from police who caught him speeding on the Thruway.
Updated: 7:04 AM The Obama administration is sidestepping an election-year confrontation with the hotel industry and other pool owners to give them more time to comply with access rules for the disabled.