Crash spills thousands of corn dogs on Louisiana interstate (Video)

Louisiana commuters may have been jonesing for ketchup and mustard after a crash caused thousands of corn dogs to spill onto an interstate earlier this week.

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 12:19pm EDT

Selfies can get creepy -- in more ways than one

WTOP's David Burd reports.

Wednesday - 03/26/2014, 02:25am EDT


Entre"pee"neurs create bathroom-sharing app

New Orleans' Mardi Gras parades attract close to a million visitors each year, but it's not all glitz and glamour -- arrests for public urination, often due to a lack of facilities, are common.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 04:17am EDT

D.C. college ranked one of 'greenest campuses'

During this season of college acceptance letters, high school students across the country are making difficult decisions about where to spend their next four years. To aid in this process, the website Niche compiles weekly ranked lists of a variety of factors, the most recent of which has placed American University in the top three.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 03:37am EDT

Oklahoma girl breaks Girl Scout cookie sales mark

An Oklahoma City girl who says she asks everyone she meets to buy Girl Scout cookies has broken the organization's decades-old sales record by a margin about the size of a Thin Mint.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 03:34am EDT

Search for old Atari games to go on in New Mexico

Company official says dig into New Mexico landfill for old 'E.T.' Atari games is not on hold

Monday - 03/24/2014, 03:20pm EDT

NC man accused of sucking on toes is arrested

NC man accused of sucking on a woman's toes at Wal-Mart arrested; offered to buy her groceries

Monday - 03/24/2014, 03:20pm EDT

'How to Poo on a Date' wins odd book-title prize

'How to Poo on a Date' wins Diagram Prize for year's oddest book title

Monday - 03/24/2014, 03:20pm EDT

Event challenges eaters with 20-foot bratwursts

Fundraiser in Michigan pits participants with big appetites against 20-foot-long bratwursts

Monday - 03/24/2014, 02:16pm EDT

'Kimye' Vogue cover spoofs abound on Internet

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are on the cover of Vogue magazine, and while the April issue hasn't even hit newsstands yet, it hasn't stopped people from spoofing it.

Monday - 03/24/2014, 12:14pm EDT

Circus elephants escape, damage parking lot cars

Circus elephants escape handlers in Missouri, damage vehicles in parking lot before recapture

Monday - 03/24/2014, 11:39am EDT

Researchers notice a big rise in probiotic use

People are getting more of the good bacteria that crowds out the bad bacteria in your gut. Probiotics can also reduce stress and aid weight loss.

Sunday - 03/23/2014, 06:11pm EDT

German customs seizes cocaine addressed to Vatican

German customs intercepts cocaine-filled condoms addressed to Vatican

Sunday - 03/23/2014, 05:00pm EDT

Hawaii board sends nomination note to wrong person

State agency sends Hawaiian Homes Commission nomination notice to wrong William Richardson

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 11:50pm EDT

Five-second rule not just a myth

The "five-second rule" is more than an old wives' tale, according to a new study.

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 04:54pm EDT

Tired tips: Don't dwell on exhaustion

Some people will spend the weekend catching up on sleep because they feel beat during the week. But there are other strategies to boost energy.

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 07:55am EDT

Beer taps installed in Colorado governor's mansion

Beer taps installed in Colorado governor's mansion, courtesy of private donors

Friday - 03/21/2014, 06:20pm EDT

Giant birthday cake served up for Nevada's 150th

Giant birthday cake served up as part of yearlong celebration of Nevada's 150th

Friday - 03/21/2014, 05:17pm EDT

Swiss Emmentaler named world's best cheese

Swiss Emmentaler wins world champion cheese title in Wisconsin; nation's 4th win in 5 years

Friday - 03/21/2014, 04:06pm EDT

Scrap dealer's bargain turns out to be Faberge egg

Rare Faberge egg bought for peanuts by US scrap dealer to go on display in London

Friday - 03/21/2014, 04:06pm EDT
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