A New Jersey elementary school teacher who was allowed to keep his job despite being late for work 111 times in two years says eating breakfast is the reason for his tardiness.
The fabled Goodyear Blimp is retiring. But don't fret, blimp fans. That big, cigar-shaped thing you've seen floating over sports events all your life will still be there.
This probably isn't what the United Nations had in mind when it established the International Day of Peace: Burger King is asking McDonald's to join forces to create a "McWhopper."
Don't set your watch by Big Ben. Officials say the famous clock at Britain's Parliament - used by Londoners for decades to check the time - has recently been slow by as much as six seconds.
Step aside re-cyclers, here comes the re-rider! A self-taught woodworker and industrial design student has fashioned a range of guitars out of old skateboards.
This week's heat wave along the Atlantic Seaboard was downright un-bearable -- there was no better way to beat the heat than a dip in the pool.
An international property development company has announced plans for a glass bottom swimming pool suspended between two tall buildings.
The elusive British graffiti artist Banksy has unveiled his latest project - a parody of a seaside theme park called "Dismaland" complete with a derelict castle, a dead Cinderella and a Grim Reaper in a bumper car.
A new video is serving as a reminder to people living in North Vancouver to be bear aware. One bold animal pushed down a fence, and went for a swim in a family's backyard pool.
Brian Maffit is a photographer with a keen, creative sense of finding amazing images from rather unorthodox angles.
A college student in Vermont is living in a 96-square-foot house he built to reduce his carbon footprint - and save money.
A pair of roadside mailboxes that were uniformly bent by a falling signboard during a typhoon earlier this month have become celebrities in Taiwan, drawing steady lines of people to snap photos and inspiring fan merchandise.
A Pennsylvania mother who shared a photo and her story of how she breastfeeds her friend's son has seen her story go viral.
Jake's Coffee Box, opened by entrepreneur Jake Hollier, is making a name for itself in the city of Birmingham, England. Why? Because it’s run from a somewhat unusual premise – a traditional British red phone box!
Two tiny Brush-tailed Rock-wallaby joeys have emerged from the pouch at Taronga Zoo in Australia, continuing its successful breeding program for the endangered species.
On July 28, Jia Jia, a famous and beloved panda at Hong Kong’s Ocean Park, turned 37 years old and became a Guinness World Record holder for being the oldest captive panda ever!
Police say dogs trying to get at a box of cupcakes left on top of a stove apparently started a small fire in a central Pennsylvania home.
An active military-grade hand grenade was uncovered Saturday afternoon in the parking lot outside a Maryland McDonald's.
An Alabama family drove to Colorado to be reunited with their dog Boozer on Saturday after a 9-year separation.
An East Texas man who pleaded guilty to assaulting his girlfriend's ex-boyfriend has been sentenced to life - in matrimony.
Apple co-founder Steve Jobs will be the subject of an upcoming opera.
Here's a way to boost interest in local government: potato salad and hot dogs.