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.
The four-legged mayor of a northwestern Minnesota village greets voters like a true politician.
A Hawaii woman has won more than $10 million playing the penny slots in Las Vegas.
A childless Bosnian couple have staged and attended their own funeral saying they wanted it to be an opportunity to celebrate life with friends and family.
A University of Pittsburgh student trying to impress a woman by leaping from one rooftop to another instead fell into a narrow gap between the buildings near campus and had to be rescued, police said Tuesday.
Maggie Domski, 13, makes a splash in her swimming pool in Blakely, Pennsylvania, on Tuesday, Aug. 23.