Beleaguered Boston straphangers may find solace in a new website that pokes fun at the nation's oldest subway system.
Ahmad Taher, food and beverage manager for Citymax Hotels in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, pushes over a shot glass in a successful attempt at the world's longest domino drop shot on Monday, Sept. 5. The 6,148 whiskey shots perched atop glasses of energy drink waited for the push that might send them tumbling into the record books -- just another night in Dubai, and another chance to make a certain kind of history.
City officials in Washington are tearing up a littering citation issued to a toddler.
Some Mississippi inmates were picking peas in a garden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside.
A Pennsylvania police station has reopened after being cleared of a swarm of bees that forced officers to abandon the post.
A Michigan Welcome Center doubled as an animal rescue center, as employees sought and saved a cat that escaped from its cross-country bound family.
A lobster bought from a Massachusetts fish market for $210 and set free by twin brothers who didn't want it to become someone's dinner has apparently died.
University of Wisconsin-Madison leaders are chafing under a state-imposed tuition freeze and the football team didn't crack the Top 25 preseason rankings.
Nigel Rodgers is in hell. A campaigner against piped music for decades, he stands in a shoe shop on London's Oxford Street which is blaring out loud pop music, wincing visibly.
Dion Leonard is reunited in northwest China's Urumqi earlier this week with Gobi, a stray dog that he says befriended him during a 250-kilometer footrace through the Gobi Desert.