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July 17, 2015
City animal control officer Jamie Schmidt poses with a fish she recovered from a drainage ditch in Olathe, Kansas in this handout photo provided by the Olathe Police Department in Kansas July 14, 2015. REUTERS/Olathe Police Dept/Handout via Reuters
60 lb. carp found in Kansas ditch is no fish story
July 17, 2015 - 10:54am
July 10, 2015
The paper, published in the latest issue of Critical Social Work, a peer-reviewed journal based in Canada, found that authentic vampires as opposed to “lifestyle” vampires – black-clad figures with phony fangs – might be stereotyped by clinicians whose fields discourage biases. Illustration
Study: 'Vampires' keep doctors in the dark for fear of stereotyping
July 10, 2015 - 1:06pm
June 26, 2015
A resident beaver emerged from the dam, knocking Mitchell into the Deschutes River and trapping his friend, 31-year-old John Bailey, in a tangle of submerged logs, according to the sheriff's department incident report. Illustration.
Oregon men hospitalized, recovering after rare beaver attack
June 26, 2015 - 8:30pm
June 25, 2015
"If it is walking up to humans and doing this, it would not be a big surprise if it did it again," Colorado Parks and Wildlife spokesman, Mike Porras said. Illustration.
Newspaper report: Colorado man wakes to find black bear nibbling ankle
June 25, 2015 - 10:14am
June 23, 2015
The footage, recorded at a home in the Rocky Mountains about 10 miles west of Boulder, shows the cat sitting on the windowsill and meowing as the much-bigger mountain lion looks into the house, its eyes glinting gold in the light. Screen grab.play button
Kitty stares down mountain lion in viral Colorado video
June 23, 2015 - 1:50pm
May 26, 2015
Judge Jackie Portman poses for a photograph at the courthouse in Chicago, Illinois, April 22, 2015. REUTERS/Jim Young
Quirky Chicago judge helps put accused felons back on track
May 26, 2015 - 10:34am
May 22, 2015
When first responders arrived at his apartment, they found him cold, pale and rigid at the foot of his bed, the report said. About 50 minutes later, as the examiner readied the body to be taken to the morgue, the man began to move his left arm and right leg. Illustration.
Milwaukee man pronounced dead, almost hour later moves and breathes
May 22, 2015 - 4:55pm
May 18, 2015
Hopeful buyers are asked to submit a 200-word essay along with a $150 offer fee to bid on their 1,056-square-foot (98-square-metre), two-bedroom cottage. The essayist chosen will be responsible for the taxes, title policy and $1 contract price.
Trendy neighborhood Houston area home on sale for a dollar and a few words
May 18, 2015 - 10:51am
May 15, 2015
Naked Pennsylvania man found after days in woods near nudist camp
May 15, 2015 - 2:25pm
May 12, 2015
"The North Adams Police Department is urging everyone to not chase bears through the woods with a dull hatchet, drunk. Yes that really did happen tonight," police requested on Facebook late on Monday.
Massachusetts police urge residents: Please don't drink and chase bears
May 12, 2015 - 1:41pm
May 1, 2015
John Timiriasieff, 56, had his right leg amputated below the knee in October at Doctors Hospital in Coral Gables. A month later, Timiriasieff said his family was contacted by homicide detectives investigating if he had been the victim of foul play. The leg was discovered at a waste management facility and reported to police. BrainerdDispatch.com illustration.
Man sues Florida hospital after his amputated leg found in the garbage
May 1, 2015 - 2:48pm
Police: Husband upset with wife drives SUV through his house
May 1, 2015 - 1:50pm
April 21, 2015
The procedure involves customers placing their feet in a water tank filled with toothless Garra rufa fish, also known as doctor fish, which suck the dead tissue off their feet to leave them feeling softer. Illustration
Arizona 'fish pedicures' appeal rejected by U.S. Supreme Court
April 21, 2015 - 3:13pm
"He took the computer into the back alley and fired eight shots into the computer with a handgun, effectively disabling it," - Colorado Springs Police Department statement. BrainerdDispatch.com illustration
Man cited for 'killing' uncooperative computer with handgun
April 21, 2015 - 2:50pm
April 14, 2015
Plane leaves Seattle with napping airport worker in cargo hold
April 14, 2015 - 10:14am