A 51-year-old Northern California pumpkin hobbyist has won this year's Half Moon Bay pumpkin contest.
Unaware of new rule, Senior LPGA player gets 58 penalty shots for caddie standing behind her.
Country singer Gretchen Wilson was removed from a New Mexico hotel after performing at a weekend music festival.
A woman living in a van in San Diego with her pet rats has agreed to give them up _ all 300 of them.
An Iowa homeowner came home to find 5 inches of blood, fat and other animal tissue flooding his basement.
Authorities say a Florida man repeatedly called 911 to report that his roommate had stolen his marijuana.
A new law in Maine that says schools can give food waste away to pig farmers has taken effect.
Federal officials in California have indicted a Colorado woman who is suspected of trying to sell three 1920s human fetuses and a fetal skeleton online.
A Hawaii family has won a spot with the Guinness World Records for the world's heaviest avocado.
High Sierra mystery: A human skeleton has been recovered beneath California's second-highest peak; authorities have no reports of anyone missing in the area.
A toy fox terrier that disappeared from its family's south Florida home in 2007 was found this week over a thousand miles away in Pittsburgh.
Cans of beer have littered the parking lot of a church of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in a Salt Lake City suburb after a semi-trailer crashed that was carrying cases of brew banned by the faith.
Officials in a southwest Missouri city are planting small flags in piles of abandoned dog poop as part of a campaign to get residents to clean up after their pets downtown.
Eliud Kipchoge has become the first athlete to complete a marathon in less than two hours although it will not count as a world record.
Washington state man charged with felony assault after police say he attacked roommate believing he acknowledged being vampire.
The copyright owners of the "Charlie Brown Christmas" theme song have sued Dollywood in federal court for copyright infringement.
A New Mexico football coach is facing charges after authorities say he was spotted on video taking money from a football player's wallet.
Authorities say they've arrested a Florida man who provoked a small alligator into biting his arm and poured beer into the animal's mouth.
An Ohio homeowner is dealing with the aftermath of a large goat that broke into her home by ramming through a sliding glass door and then settling down for a nap in a bathroom.
A South Carolina man says a house fire would have ended his life if it weren't for his four-legged friend.
A family visiting a South Carolina beach fished a big package from the ocean, took it to their vacation home and opened it up, finding about 44 pounds of cocaine.
A California reptile lover says his stole duffel bag was full of snakes.
A Pittsburgh area couple found out where all their walnuts have gone.
A deer crashed through the window of a Long Island hair salon and ran amok before breaking out the front door with a straightening iron in tow.
A Florida woman faces multiple charges after authorities say she climbed into the ceiling of a Big Lots store to avoid a shoplifting arrest.
Wildlife officials relocate grizzly thought to be offspring of a well-known No. 399.
Two bear cubs were rescued after they locked themselves in a van and then honked the horn for help.
An Oklahoma woman was shot in the thigh when a dog inside the vehicle with her jumped onto a back seat console, causing a gun under the console to fire.
A dog that disappeared after the chaos of the natural gas explosions and fires in Massachusetts a year ago is back in the arms of its owner.