A snake thief smuggled a 61-centimeter-long python from a Portland pet store by stuffing it down his pants.
Former U.S. president Bill Clinton and British Premier Tony Blair's political friendship was matched by an easygoing personal relationship that helped them through some tough crises.
Dutch cheese makers have been hit by a spate of top-end cheese thefts, prompting a dairy federation to warn farmers Friday to beef up security around their storerooms.
A gargantuan gold-painted statue of Communist China's founding father Mao Zedong has suddenly been demolished, apparently for lacking government approval, state media said Friday, days after images of it went viral.
Wednesday is Epiphany, a major holiday in much of Orthodox Christianity celebrating the birth and baptism of Jesus. Religious services are held as well as Blessing of Water ceremonies at lakes, rivers and seafronts.
The "devils" invade this picturesque highlands town on New Year's Day and take over the streets for six days, donning fearful masks to dance to the rhythms of local bands.
Mexico's famed "Grand Warlock" predicted Tuesday that U.S. presidential hopeful Donald Trump will fail to reach the White House -- but the tycoon shouldn't worry too much: the forecaster often gets things wrong.
He's not a comedian and going for a coffee run is out of the question, but Barack Obama has nonetheless starred in an episode of Jerry Seinfeld's "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee."
Anyone can dial a wrong number, but it's not often done from outer space.
Perhaps she was out looking for Santa.