Rainforest Animal Rescued from Dusty Washington State Highway Rest Stop

Rainforest Animal Rescued from Dusty Washington State Highway Rest Stop

Kinkajous have prehensile tails, and this one was spotted Sunday climbing on a tall wooden post along Interstate 82 southeast of Yakima, the state Department of Transportation said in a post on X.

Nebraska Regent Suggests Putting Fans’ Ashes Under Football Field

Nebraska Regent Suggests Putting Fans’ Ashes Under Football Field

A University of Nebraska regent has proposed a way for lifelong Cornhusker fans to carry their support into the afterlife.

Manure Truck Rolls Over, Spills on Connecticut Neighborhood Homes, Cars

Manure Truck Rolls Over, Spills on Connecticut Neighborhood Homes, Cars

Officials said the driver of the vehicle was transported to the hospital with minor injuries.

Bear Breaks into Five California Homes

Bear Breaks into Five California Homes

Neighbors in Sierra Madre were rattled Thursday after a bear intruded into four homes and one garage before being diverted by police into the wildland, north of the city.

Gentle Giant Earns Record

Gentle Giant Earns Record

An Iowa Great Dane has been dubbed the world's tallest dog.

Elephants Call Each Other by by Unique Names, Study Finds

Elephants Call Each Other by by Unique Names, Study Finds

Researchers used an artificial intelligence algorithm to analyze calls by two herds of African savanna elephants in Kenya.

Rare White Buffalo Reportedly Born in Yellowstone Park

Rare White Buffalo Reportedly Born in Yellowstone Park

An incredibly rare white bison calf has been photographed in Yellowstone National Park, exciting Native American tribes who view it as a religious sign heralding major change.

Oregon High School Class Holds its 80th Annual Reunion

Oregon High School Class Holds its 80th Annual Reunion

The class was recognized by Guinness World Records last year as the longest running class reunion, but lost the title when Guinness learned of the members of a 1938 kindergarten class from Alameda, Calif., who held their 83rd reunion in 2023.

World's Tallest Rideable Bicycle Measures 25 Feet, 5 Inches

World's Tallest Rideable Bicycle Measures 25 Feet, 5 Inches

A pair of friends from France said it took them about 5 years to realize their dream of building the world's tallest rideable bicycle.

Cliff Diving World Series Returns to Boston

Cliff Diving World Series Returns to Boston

It was the third straight year that the popular spectator event has come to Boston. Organizers said it drew 45,000 people for the weekend.

Deer Rescued from Mini Hockey Net After Two Weeks

Deer Rescued from Mini Hockey Net After Two Weeks

An animal control officer in New York came to the rescue of a buck seen wandering for two weeks with a miniature hockey net entangled in its antlers.

Alligator Found After 10 Days on the Loose in Missouri

Alligator Found After 10 Days on the Loose in Missouri

A small alligator that escaped from a petting zoo set up at a Kansas City, Mo., middle school was found outside the school 10 days later.

Putting the Jam in Traffic Jam

Putting the Jam in Traffic Jam

A truck carrying 40,000 pounds of strawberries overturned on a steep ramp.

Man Breaks Own Record for Typing with Nose

Man Breaks Own Record for Typing with Nose

Vinod Kumar Chaudhary, an Indian man, broke his own Guinness World Record as he achieved the title of ‘fastest time to type the alphabet with the nose’.

Man Wins Lottery Prize Using License Plate Number

Man Wins Lottery Prize Using License Plate Number

A Maryland man used his license plate number to win a $50,000 prize from a Pick 5 lottery drawing.