A judge on the Hawaiian island of Maui has handed down an unorthodox sentence to a man who pleaded no contest to violating a protection order preventing him from contacting his ex-girlfriend.
Friday, Oct 27, 2017 at 11:09 AM PDT
Statue of 45-Foot Woman Won't Stand on National Mall
Police who caught three teenagers orange-handed with 48 stolen pumpkins — and one gourd — are asking residents of a St. Louis suburb to view a "pumpkin lineup" online to see if their Halloween squash are...
What is a more autumn activity than racing giant pumpkins? Students from the West Virginia University held their inaugural Giant Pumpkin Regatta Boat Race as part of Mountaineer Week - just in time for...
Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017 at 04:53 AM PDT
Everybody Hush Now: Man Fined for Belting '90s Tune in Car
A Canadian man's decision to belt out a 1990s dance hit while inside his car has landed him a $149 ticket for being too loud in public.
But Taoufik Moalla said Monday he'll fight the ticket and denies his...
Monday, Oct 23, 2017 at 10:38 PM PDT
California Surfer Makes Board Using 10,000 Cigarette Butts
A California surfer has won a recycled surfboard contest with an entry covered with 10,000 cigarette butts.
"This is the most polluted item picked up on the beach," creator Taylor Lane told the Orange County...
Hope is the thing with feathers, poet Emily Dickinson wrote. For Richard Thorns, the feathers are pink.
Thorns' hope? To prove that a colorful duck is not extinct. This week, he launches a seventh expedition...
Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 01:33 PM PDT
2-Story 'Star Wars' Replica in Yard for Halloween Is Big Hit
A two-story "Star Wars"-inspired Halloween yard display in Ohio is inspiring kids to pick up light sabers and attracting hundreds of visitors from across the state.
Elevator mechanic Nick Meyer spent half a...
Friday, Oct 20, 2017 at 06:43 AM PDT
Man Builds Two-Story ‘Star Wars’ Transport Replica