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Super squash: 2,554-pound pumpkin carves out new US record

Super squash: 2,554-pound pumpkin carves out new US record

A 2,554-pound pumpkin grown in upstate New York has set a new U.S. record for the heaviest.

16 hrs 42 mins ago
Chesapeake Bay lighthouse auctioned, with strings attached

Chesapeake Bay lighthouse auctioned, with strings attached

The federal government has sold off a lighthouse in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay for a six-figure sum after a bidding war at auction.

October 2nd, 1:59 PM CDT
Moose back on the loose after rescuers free it from fence

Moose back on the loose after rescuers free it from fence

A moose is back on the loose in Connecticut after some quick-acting rescuers helped to free it from a fence.

October 1st, 4:24 PM CDT
Hurricane Ian ‘street shark’ video defies belief

Hurricane Ian ‘street shark’ video defies belief

A cellphone video filmed during Hurricane Ian’s assault on southwest Florida on Wednesday showed a shark or other large fish thrashing around an inundated Fort Myers backyard.

September 29th, 6:24 PM CDT
Herd the news? Wild boar piglet adopted by cows

Herd the news? Wild boar piglet adopted by cows

A cow herd in Germany has gained an unlikely following — after adopting a lone wild boar piglet.

September 29th, 2:09 PM CDT
California woman charged with killing man over cat dispute

California woman charged with killing man over cat dispute

A California woman has been charged with killing a man by ramming her car into him after accusing him of trying to run over a cat in the street.

September 28th, 7:44 PM CDT
Fish fossil catch from China includes oldest teeth ever

Fish fossil catch from China includes oldest teeth ever

Researchers in China have found a major catch of fish fossils, including the oldest teeth from any species.

September 28th, 10:39 AM CDT
Wily seal that cruised to pond surrenders at police station

Wily seal that cruised to pond surrenders at police station

A wayward seal that made its home in a Massachusetts pond has surrendered to police after initially evading attempts to capture it.

September 23rd, 3:14 PM CDT
Bargain hunter scores 700-year-old medieval times document

Bargain hunter scores 700-year-old medieval times document

A bargain hunter at an estate sale in Maine came away with a purchase that's downright medieval.

September 23rd, 11:29 AM CDT
Panama launch of futuristic oceanfront home goes sideways

Panama launch of futuristic oceanfront home goes sideways

The unveiling of a futuristic luxury model home on Panama’s Caribbean coast tanked when the SeaPod Eco prototype perched above the water on a column slumped onto an adjacent dock.

September 23rd, 12:54 AM CDT
Woman who brought raccoon to North Dakota bar is charged

Woman who brought raccoon to North Dakota bar is charged

A woman who brought a wild raccoon into a North Dakota bar, prompting state health officials to issue a warning about potential rabies exposure, is facing criminal charges.

September 22nd, 10:33 AM CDT
Florida highway covered in Coors Light beer after semi crash

Florida highway covered in Coors Light beer after semi crash

A Florida highway had to temporarily close after a semitrailer carrying cases of Coors Light crashed and turned the roadway into a silver sea of beer cans.

September 21st, 1:55 PM CDT
Man pleads guilty to dousing 'Bewitched' statue in red paint

Man pleads guilty to dousing 'Bewitched' statue in red paint

A man has pleaded guilty to vandalizing the tourist favorite “Bewitched” statue in Salem, Massachusetts.

September 21st, 1:15 PM CDT
Blind dog rescued from hole at California construction site

Blind dog rescued from hole at California construction site

Firefighters have rescued a 13-year-old blind dog that fell into a hole at a California construction site.

September 21st, 1:00 PM CDT
Beyond Meat Exec Accused of Biting Man's Nose Outside a Game

Beyond Meat Exec Accused of Biting Man's Nose Outside a Game

Officials say a vegan food products company executive has been charged with felony battery and making a terroristic after a disturbance outside a football game in which he's accused of biting a man's nose.

September 20th, 8:50 AM CDT

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