Mom wants to give her daughter an “awesome” name
A Juneau, Alaska, woman wants to give her daughter an awesome middle name. Literally. Lisa Flores is seeking court approval to legally change her daughter's middle name to Awesome. The Juneau Empire reports Awesome would replace the given middle name of Contea for 2 1...
A Juneau, Alaska, woman wants to give her daughter an awesome middle name. Literally. Lisa Flores is seeking court approval to legally change her daughter's middle name to Awesome. The Juneau Empire reports Awesome would replace the given middle name of Contea for 2 1...
A Juneau, Alaska, woman wants to give her daughter an awesome middle name. Literally. Lisa Flores is seeking c...
- Posted on June 11, 2014
Robocop throws first pitch
Everybody's favorite fictional crime-fighting cyborg has made an appearance at a Detroit Tigers game. RoboCop threw out the first pitch at Comerica Park on Tuesday evening as the Tigers hosted the Toronto Blue Jays. An announcement said RoboCop's motorcycle was on display at...
Everybody's favorite fictional crime-fighting cyborg has made an appearance at a Detroit Tigers game. RoboCop threw out the first pitch at Comerica Park on Tuesday evening as the Tigers hosted the Toronto Blue Jays. An announcement said RoboCop's motorcycle was on display at...
Everybody's favorite fictional crime-fighting cyborg has made an appearance at a Detroit Tigers game. RoboCop ...
- Posted on June 4, 2014
They’re sisters, co-valedictorians and twins
Identical twin sisters have achieved an identical distinction at a northern Nevada high school: They're co-valedictorians. Gabby and Maria Munoz-Robles received the honor by each racking up 4.54 grade point averages at Douglas High School in Minden, about 40 miles south of R...
Identical twin sisters have achieved an identical distinction at a northern Nevada high school: They're co-valedictorians. Gabby and Maria Munoz-Robles received the honor by each racking up 4.54 grade point averages at Douglas High School in Minden, about 40 miles south of R...
Identical twin sisters have achieved an identical distinction at a northern Nevada high school: They're co-valedictor...
- Posted on June 4, 2014
Hedgehogs as housepets?
They are tiny animals with cute faces. They're covered in quills. They roll into prickly balls when they are scared. The ideal pet? Hedgehogs are steadily growing in popularity across the United States. Laws in at least six states banning or restricting them as pets don't se...
They are tiny animals with cute faces. They're covered in quills. They roll into prickly balls when they are scared. The ideal pet? Hedgehogs are steadily growing in popularity across the United States. Laws in at least six states banning or restricting them as pets don't se...
They are tiny animals with cute faces. They're covered in quills. They roll into prickly balls when they are scared. ...
- Posted on June 3, 2014
Is thieving groundhog a vandal or just a flag lover?
A sheriff's deputy investigating reports of vandalized flags at an upstate New York cemetery has caught the culprit in the act. It was a groundhog. Niagara County Sheriff James Voutour says he sent a deputy to the veterans' section of Cold Springs Cemetery in Lockport...
A sheriff's deputy investigating reports of vandalized flags at an upstate New York cemetery has caught the culprit in the act. It was a groundhog. Niagara County Sheriff James Voutour says he sent a deputy to the veterans' section of Cold Springs Cemetery in Lockport...
A sheriff's deputy investigating reports of vandalized flags at an upstate New York cemetery has caught the culprit i...
- Posted on May 30, 2014
Fishermen catch 500-pound sawfish
You may never have seen a fish like this. It's called a sawfish and it's pretty easy to know why. One was caught off Boynton Beach, Florida last weekend. According to TV station WSVN and reported on AOL.com, Dustin Richter and his friends weren't even planning to go out fis...
You may never have seen a fish like this. It's called a sawfish and it's pretty easy to know why. One was caught off Boynton Beach, Florida last weekend. According to TV station WSVN and reported on AOL.com, Dustin Richter and his friends weren't even planning to go out fis...
You may never have seen a fish like this. It's called a sawfish and it's pretty easy to know why. One was cau...
- Posted on May 28, 2014
New car has no steering wheel, brake or gas pedals
Google will build a car without a steering wheel. It doesn't need one because it drives itself. The two-seater won't be sold publicly, but Google said Tuesday it hopes by this time next year, 100 prototypes will be on public roads. Though not driving very quickly — the top...
Google will build a car without a steering wheel. It doesn't need one because it drives itself. The two-seater won't be sold publicly, but Google said Tuesday it hopes by this time next year, 100 prototypes will be on public roads. Though not driving very quickly — the top...
Google will build a car without a steering wheel. It doesn't need one because it drives itself. The two-seater...
- Posted on May 28, 2014
Pigeon flies 5 miles to meet 5th grader at school
Everyone has heard of homing pigeons, but Montana fifth-grader Tara Atkins apparently has a "schooling pigeon." The pet bird named Foresta had disappeared Tuesday from Tara's home in the Elkhorn Mountains near Montana City, but it was back in her arms Wednesday after it show...
Everyone has heard of homing pigeons, but Montana fifth-grader Tara Atkins apparently has a "schooling pigeon." The pet bird named Foresta had disappeared Tuesday from Tara's home in the Elkhorn Mountains near Montana City, but it was back in her arms Wednesday after it show...
Everyone has heard of homing pigeons, but Montana fifth-grader Tara Atkins apparently has a "schooling pigeon." ...
- Posted on May 27, 2014
New frogs found. And they “dance.”
Fourteen new species of dancing frogs have been found in the jungle mountains of southern India. The tiny amphibians earned their name with the unusual kicks they use to attract mates. One problem, though. The species declined in number during the 12 years in which Indian sc...
Fourteen new species of dancing frogs have been found in the jungle mountains of southern India. The tiny amphibians earned their name with the unusual kicks they use to attract mates. One problem, though. The species declined in number during the 12 years in which Indian sc...
Fourteen new species of dancing frogs have been found in the jungle mountains of southern India. The tiny amphi...
- Posted on May 22, 2014
Could you hit a pitch thrown by President Obama?
Put down the juice box and lace up your sneakers. President Barack Obama is pinch-hitting for Little League. The president paid a surprise visit Monday to Washington's Friendship Park, where a handful of teams were warming up for the big game. Stepping onto the field in a ti...
Put down the juice box and lace up your sneakers. President Barack Obama is pinch-hitting for Little League. The president paid a surprise visit Monday to Washington's Friendship Park, where a handful of teams were warming up for the big game. Stepping onto the field in a ti...
Put down the juice box and lace up your sneakers. President Barack Obama is pinch-hitting for Little League. T...
- Posted on May 20, 2014