For decades a fossilized carnivore jawbone sat largely unnoticed in a drawer at Chicago's Field Museum.
Researchers have transplanted embryos originating from the bison herd at Yellowstone National Park into female bison in Minnesota in hopes of increasing the genetic diversity of herds in the state and helping to restore America's official mammal to the landscape.
A subway worker has survived an electrocution on the third rail thanks to a co-worker performing CPR to the beat of the 1977 Bee Gees disco hit "Stayin' Alive."
Online retail giant Amazon plans to expand its grocery business with shops that let people quickly pick up milk, vegetables or other perishable foods, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday.
McDonald's says Ronald McDonald is keeping a low profile with reports of creepy clown sightings on the rise.
Federal officials are embarking on a study of seven Hawaii fish species to assess the overall health of their population.
An annual pumpkin-weighing contest in Northern California has a new winner: a third-grade teacher in Washington state who raised a giant one weighing 1,910 pounds.
From a distance, the fierce-looking eagles on the banners Austrian builder Markus Voglreiter is flying in the town of Obertrum may look similar to the bird on his country's national flag.
Walking around Madison, Wisconsin, I suddenly felt a sharp pain in my leg.
The University of Maine says the school mascot missed a men's hockey game because he was a passenger in a car whose driver was arrested on a drunken driving charge en route to the arena.