Saturday, March 8, 2014
Fans of Elmore Leonard were among those Thursday who browsed books, furnishings and other contents during an estate sale at the late author's suburban Detroit home.
Friday, March 7, 2014
Thursday, March 6, 2014
A dealer handling a US$10 million treasure trove found by a U.S. couple dismissed Tuesday a report that the horde may have been stolen and therefore would have to be given back.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
An amateur treasure hunter with a hand-held metal detector has turned Canadian history on its head after finding a 16th century shilling buried in clay on the shores of Vancouver Island.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
A huge snake has won a life and death battle against a crocodile in Australia, swallowing the animal whole after a lengthy struggle before amazed onlookers.
Friday, February 28, 2014
The next time you start shaking your finger and shouting “Shame on you!” because your dog chewed up your favorite fuzzy slippers, just remember that no matter how guilty your dog looks, it doesn't know what your rant is about.
Thursday, February 27, 2014
A man whose 1965 Volkswagen Beetle was stolen nearly 40 years ago and recently recovered in Detroit says he never stopped grieving for the red convertible that he had running “slick as a ribbon” before it was stolen.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
The “theft” of a three-story, seven-ton mango statue in northern Australia was revealed Tuesday to be an elaborate publicity stunt by a fast-food chain.
Saturday, February 22, 2014
Safety researchers expressed concern a decade ago that traffic accidents would increase as the nation's aging population swelled the number of older drivers on the road. Now, they say they've been proved wrong.
Diehard gamers in Japan who began lining up earlier this week will get their hands on a new PlayStation 4 on Friday, when Sony finally unleashes its console on home turf.