An Ohio woman dubbed the "cleaning fairy" after she broke into a home, cleaned it and left a $75 bill has been put on probation for one year.
An early seasonal delivery went badly wrong in Austria when a truck was involved in a crash and dumped 14 tons of Christmas trees in a resident's garden.
A phone book company has settled a lawsuit over its placement of a Montana restaurant in the "Animal Carcass Removal" section of its yellow pages, a listing the restaurant owner says cost him customers and made him the butt of a Jay Leno joke.
A postcard mailed nearly 70 years ago has finally arrived at the former upstate New York home of the couple who sent it.
A Connecticut real estate agent has been charged with stealing a competitor's for sale signs from the front lawns of area homes.
A hatch on a Swedish church tower inadvertently left open for some three decades resulted in 2 tons of pigeon droppings amassing in the tower.
Jack Taylor's performance left even Kobe Bryant impressed.
The Division III guard shattered the NCAA scoring record with 138 points, hoisting a mind-boggling 108 attempts, or one shot every 20 seconds, in eclipsing the previous record by 25 points.
Australian police seized 237 million Australian dollars ($246 million) worth of cocaine and methamphetamine found inside a steamroller shipped from China.
Would a rose flavored candy secreted through your pores smell just as sweet?
It's slimy, fatty and at least one person thinks it should be coming to a Thanksgiving table near you.
Russian authorities say a woman with five children kept her husband's body in their apartment for almost three years after his death.
Shoppers in Iowa got an unusual glimpse of wildlife Monday morning when a doe and two fawns wandered into a department store.
Think Google Maps, in galactic proportions.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he wasn't about to take the bait: a question dealing with that quintessential junk food, Twinkies.
Marriage proposals involve planning, buying a ring and, sometimes, running into a radio reporter.
The demand of dozens of citizens has been denied in the Ecuadorean city of Guayaquil: There will be no jackass running for the legislature.
Few things on the Internet make people happier than cat videos. There are thousands of feline antics on YouTube, but a new Swedish ad is stealing their thunder.
Forget texting while driving. German police say they nabbed a driver who had wired his Ford station wagon with an entire mobile office.
A 51-year-old Wichita man has his wallet back after a would-be robber recognized him as a former fellow inmate.
Firefighters in Colorado say a woman's belly button ring became entangled with a drain cover in a shallow splash pool but that she was freed without injury.