Penn State student gains rep as squirrel whisperer

|Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

A Penn State student is gaining an Internet reputation as a "squirrel whisperer" for befriending, feeding and dressing up a furry little friend she has named "Sneezy."

Friends work to 'save' Pennsylvania bucket bear

|Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

A group of friends has tracked down and helped to save a western Pennsylvania bear that got its head stuck in a bucket-like contraption.

UMass starts semester with giant clambake

|Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

The new school year at the University of Massachusetts has started with a record-setting feast.

Police: Utah suspect swallows stolen ring

|Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014

Two people were arrested on suspicion of felony theft after police said one of them swallowed a stolen ring in an attempt to hide it.

Fairbanks spent $7k defending mayor's $37.50 fine

|Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014

The city of Fairbanks, Alaska, has so far spent about $7,000 appealing a $37.50 election-law fine leveled on the mayor.

Utah teacher has 4 sets of twins in class

|Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014

A northern Utah third-grade teacher is starting the new school year with a surprise: four sets of twins in her class.

Mystery of UT man's entry into state office solved

|Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014

Authorities have solved the mystery over how a bloodied, drunken man entered a state capitol building in the wee hours of the morning.

Motorcyclist brags to cops he hit 185 mph in chase

|Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014

New Hampshire police say a motorcyclist clocked at 127 mph bragged after being arrested that he had reached 185 mph during the chase.

Dog turns on stove, which then sets laptop ablaze

|Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014

Police say a New Jersey family's dog turned on the stove, which caught the laptop resting on the burner on fire and sent smoke through the roof.

Slice of Princess Diana's wedding cake auctioned

|Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

A 33-year-old slice of cake from Prince Charles and Princess Diana's 1981 wedding has sold at auction for $1,375.