A Vermont village is hosting a festival to celebrate a nuisance of spring in New England: the blackfly.
The 13th annual Adamant Blackfly Festival on Saturday includes a fashion show, a blackfly poetry slam and...
Firefighters come to the rescue on a daily basis, but the rescue of a dog in Middletown, Conn., was out of the ordinary.
Firefighters responded to Hendley Street around 7:30 a.m. Friday after a resident spotted
Wednesday, Jun 1, 2016 at 09:15 PM EDT
Chill Ride: Conn. Teen Takes Ice Cream Truck to Prom
One Connecticut teen had a "chill" ride to his prom this year.
A Bristol teen shocked classmates when he showed up to the senior prom in an ice cream truck.
Zack Nichparenko said he wanted to take a...
Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 09:06 PM EDT
Yabba-Dabba-Don't: Fla. Flintstones Car Parked Illegally
Authorities in Key West spent Thursday trying to meet the Flintstones, or at least the owner of an illegally parked car that looks like the modern Stone Age family's.
City officials said they found the vintage...
Two South African campers had a close encounter with lions who licked the tent they were in at a campsite in Botswana.
Danie and Fransie Lubbe said Wednesday that they were in their tent at the Kgalagadi...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 09:52 AM EDT
Nesting Ospreys Drop Fish, Kitten Outside Fire Station
The Stratford Fire Department is plagued with an unusual problem: Two ospreys that built a nest above the station are dropping sticks, fish and even a kitten in the path of unsuspecting firefighters below.
Friday, May 20, 2016 at 07:24 PM EDT
Knock, Knock: No Joke, a Gator's at the Door (Again)
A Florida family thought someone was trying to break into their apartment when they heard knocking sounds at 4 a.m.
It turns out a 5-foot alligator was outside their front door Friday morning. And so were Tampa
Friday, May 20, 2016 at 05:24 PM EDT
'School' Misspelled on Calif. High School Diploma Cover
Graduates at a Southern California high school are getting one last laugh before saying goodbye after the school distributed diploma covers with a typo.
A graduating senior at Ontario High School posted a photo...
Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 08:00 PM EDT
Shoplifter Busted With Surf and Turf Dinner in Shirt: Police
A Vermont man accused of stealing beer, lobster and Angus steak from a supermarket faces retail theft charges, authorities say.
State police said they were notified of a retail theft/trespassing incident...
Florida alligators are known for eating many things: turtles, birds, the occasional human limb.
But one large gator with an apparent sweet tooth was recently photographed sliding into a canal with a whole...