Cops: Beau who ate holiday meal early gets stabbed

|Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

Police say a Pennsylvania woman chased her boyfriend around a dining room and stabbed him in the chest because he started eating Thanksgiving dinner while she slept off a bender.

Cops: Woman drops cocaine baggie in police station

|Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

Authorities say a woman being cited for public drunkenness in Pennsylvania accidentally dropped a baggie of crack cocaine on the police station floor.

1.2 million Australian Christmas lights set record

| |Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014

An Australian lawyer has set a world record by stringing up almost 1.2 million Christmas lights in the center of the national capital.

Oregon police dog fired for poor performance

|Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014

A 2-year-old Belgian Malinois was supposed to be the ninth member of the police force in the Oregon coastal town of Cannon Beach, but "Cash" just didn't have what it takes.

California Burger King employee finds $100,000

|Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014

An assistant manager at a Northern California Burger King found a backpack loaded with about $100,000 in a booth, but so far no one has come forward to claim it.

City's ugly Christmas tree getting single red bulb

|Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014

A much-maligned public Christmas tree in Pennsylvania is getting the Charlie Brown treatment.

Who's behind Christmas tree at Paris' Notre Dame?

|Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014

Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has a Christmas tree this year thanks to an unusual patron: the Russian government.

Putin's tiger ravages goat farm in northeast China

|Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014

Ustin, a rare Siberian tiger released into the wild by Russian President Vladimir Putin, is behaving badly in his new home in northeastern China.

Trooper: Driver is lucky dog food didn't crush him

|Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

Authorities in Washington state say a semitruck driver is lucky he wasn't crushed by 50-pound bags of dog food when he fell asleep at the wheel, crashed into a ditch and spilled the kibble.

Brawny bearded brewers bare nearly all for charity

|Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

If hops make you hot, and you like your men like your beer — stout — these guys have just the thing for you.