- Town's eBay sale of Palin mayoral SUV causes stir Updated: Dec-10-13 7:07 pm
- Mail sorting raises concerns in Alaska community Updated: Dec-10-13 3:56 pm
- Invasive cockroach found in NYC can take the cold Updated: Dec-09-13 8:05 pm
- Officials seek sanctuary for Iowa alligator Updated: Dec-09-13 4:29 pm
- 'Singin' in the Rain' suit auction postponed Updated: Dec-06-13 8:54 pm
- Reindeer escapes from Santa at Colorado mall Updated: Dec-06-13 8:16 pm
- Banksy mural fetches $209K at California auction Updated: Dec-06-13 3:52 pm
- Couple accidentally gets bag of cash at drive-thru Updated: Dec-06-13 1:20 pm
- Ore. man learns driving tank harder than it looks Updated: Dec-05-13 10:47 pm
- Calif. couple conceives rare identical triplets Updated: Dec-04-13 11:13 pm
- Thief makes off with New Mexico 'church on wheels' Updated: Dec-04-13 5:37 pm
- Minn. festival team aims for record snowball fight Updated: Dec-04-13 1:58 pm
- City officials think gunshot punctured water tower Updated: Dec-04-13 8:29 am
- Thieves steal 100 calendars in unusual mall heist Updated: Dec-04-13 7:43 am
- Ky.'s Liberty Van driver beats $56 ticket in NJ Updated: Dec-04-13 12:50 am
- Ghost hunters in Pa. are mistaken for burglars Updated: Dec-03-13 4:40 pm
- Santa hat helps Bellingham police catch suspect Updated: Dec-03-13 1:40 pm
- Bird steals camera in Australia, records journey Updated: Dec-02-13 10:40 am
- Topless barber charged with unlicensed cosmetology Updated: Nov-29-13 5:28 pm
- Dog found under rubble 9 days after Ill. tornado Updated: Nov-29-13 3:01 pm
- Shrunken head? Ripley's NY to shoppers: Believe it Updated: Nov-29-13 2:57 pm
- 'Duck Dynasty' inspires Pa. church to go 'camo' Updated: Nov-29-13 12:54 pm
- LDS bishop dresses as homeless man to teach lesson Updated: Nov-28-13 8:05 pm
- Kidnapped Utah squirrel returns home for holidays Updated: Nov-28-13 4:55 pm
- Tied Ohio's mayoral election: draw of the cards Updated: Nov-28-13 10:32 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The sale on eBay of a city-owned vehicle used by Sarah Palin when she was mayor of Wasilla is causing a stir in small-town politics: One official says the current mayor is trying to fatten city coffers off Palin's fame, and the mayor says "guilty as charged."
JUNEAU, Alaska - For one Alaska city, it's not rain, sleet or snow that's affecting mail delivery. It's a broken postal sorting machine that has prompted officials to fly letters and packages more than 200 miles away to be separated and flown back for delivery.
NEW YORK - The High Line, a park that turned a dilapidated stretch of elevated railway on Manhattan's West Side into one of New York's newest tourist attractions, may have brought a different kind of visitor: a cockroach that can withstand harsh winter cold and never seen before in the U.S.
WATERLOO, Iowa - Animal control officials in the Iowa city of Waterloo are seeking a new home for a baby alligator named Chompey.
DALLAS - Although rain couldn't stop Gene Kelly from singing and dancing, an ice storm has postponed the auction of the Hollywood star's gray wool suit.
DILLON, Colorado - A runaway reindeer broke free from Santa Claus at a Colorado mall Thursday while the Big Man was inside visiting with children.
BEVERLY HILLS, California - A mural stenciled on the side of a Hollywood gas station five years ago by the British street artist Banksy has fetched more than $200,000 at a Beverly Hills auction.
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - A suburban Nashville couple got more than they expected in their to-go order in a McDonald's drive-thru: A bag of cold cash.
GOLD BEACH, Oregon - Sometimes an owner's manual is not enough.
SACRAMENTO, California - Doctors at a Northern California hospital say a couple has given birth to a rare set of naturally conceived identical triplets.
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A brazen thief has made off with a New Mexico pastor's "church on wheels," taking about $40,000 in equipment and dozens of donated toys.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A cast of Minnesota beer enthusiasts has a frosty ambition: To stage the largest snowball fight ever.
WICKSBURG, Alabama - An Alabama town is hooking hundreds of residents into another water system after someone apparently fired a gun at a City of Taylor water tower.
BUFORD, Georgia - Someone made off with $2,000 worth of calendars for 2014 in an unusual heist at the Mall of Georgia.
BELVIDERE, New Jersey - A Kentucky woman whose van is plastered with political signs and trinkets has won a costly fight to have a $56 traffic ticket tossed in New Jersey.
GETTYSBURG, Pennsylvania - Police in Pennsylvania are investigating a complaint concerning a ghost hunt that went bust after a police officer mistakenly thought it was a burglary in progress.
BELLINGHAM, Washington - Police say a car prowler suspect in Bellingham nearly got away by boarding a bus.
SYDNEY - A brazen bird snatched a video camera that was recording crocodiles in northwest Australia and captured fascinating footage of its 110-kilometer (70-mile) journey across the country's remote landscape.
LONGMONT, Colorado - A woman who allegedly offered topless hairstyling services in northern Colorado faces criminal charges. But police say the problem isn't cutting hair without a top. It's cutting hair without a license.
WASHINGTON, Illinois - A six-month-old pit bull that was buried under a pile of rubble for more than a week after a tornado ripped through a central Illinois city has been coaxed to freedom with hot dogs and reunited with his owner.
NEW YORK - Where's a Black Friday shopper to turn for a 19th century vampire-killing kit?
BRADFORD, Pennsylvania - A northwestern Pennsylvania pastor inspired by the popular reality TV series "Duck Dynasty" is encouraging his congregation to come to church in camouflage clothing on Sunday.
TAYLORSVILLE, Utah - Members of a Mormon congregation in a Salt Lake City suburb encountered someone they thought was a homeless man at church on Sunday. What they did not know was the man was a bishop for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
OGDEN, Utah - A squirrel that was kidnapped from Utah by a truck driver, carted hundreds of miles away to Wisconsin and then rejected by her adopted family has returned home for the holidays.
NEWARK, Ohio - A central Ohio community's mayoral race could be decided by a drawing from a deck of cards if the tie between two candidates holds during a recount set for next week.