Planes get delayed on the runway because of birds all the time, but recently a military planeâ€™s take off was aborted because of a fish.
Police in India are now under scrutiny after a long forgotten password caused hundreds of complaints to be unread and of course, unaddressed.
Fanciful illustrations from a circa-1530 manual on artillery and siege warfare, digitized by the University of Pennsylvania, seem to show jet packs strapped to the backs of cats and doves. (March 5)
The original statute was simple when it stated, "No person shall willfully annoy another person." Now, after 38 years with that hanging over their heads, the good people of Grand Rapids, Mich., are now free to scrape their fingernails on a chalkboard, among other things. City attorney Catherine Mish recommended ...
Recently 8-year-old parakeet lived through an unimaginable ordeal that could have easily accounted for several lives. The bird went for a spin in a vacuum cleaner.
The European Union is trying to tighten restrictions on who can name a product what, and among the categories they’re targeting is cheese.
At the annual Sno-Jack Bar Stool Race and Chili Feed in Drummond, Wis., residents attach stools to skis and race down the slopes. WSJ's Jesse Newman reports.
Cats are known for having an impressive sense of smell. One British man learned the hard way what happens when a cat finds your scent offensive. According to a report in The Plymouth Herald, Ian Oliver, a husband and father of two, decided to try his Christmas present from his ...
A woman in Stockholm first spotted a python creeping across the floor of her apartment. Right before cops arrived at the home, the python managed to crawl into the woman’s loudspeakers.
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