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The push button radio still tuned to an 800 frequency on the AM dial on a Jeep Wagoneer that was salvaged Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, in Truro, Mass. Work crews early Friday pulled out the rusted remnants of what John Munsnuff says was once his family’s “beach buggy” at the home they’ve long owned near Ballston Beach in Cape Cod. (Steve Heaslip/The Cape Cod Times via AP)

Jeep buried in sand dune for 40 years is finally unearthed

A Jeep buried in sand in Massachusetts 40 years ago has finally been dug out. Work crews early Friday pulled out the rusted remnants of what John Munsnuff says was once his family's "beach buggy" at the home they've long owned near Ballston Beach in Cape Cod. The Jeep had ...

Stampede! Drone puts elk on the run in western Wyoming

Add this to the long list of problems caused by buzzing drones: Frightening 1,500 elk into stampeding at a time of year when too much stress can be deadly for the animals. This winter already is one for the books in western Wyoming. More than twice as much snowfall than ...

Too few flushes get legislative candidate thrown off ballot

A Democratic candidate's run for the Pennsylvania Legislature is down the drain — partly because he used too little water at the house he claimed as his residence. A state judge on Thursday threw Frederick Ramirez off the ballot in the race for an open House seat in Philadelphia. The ...

Attempted robbers apologize after victim rebuffs crime

A Milwaukee woman held up at gunpoint by two men rebuffed their attempt to rob her and got an apology before they fled. Kristy Welch was returning home Monday following a ceramics class when the two men approached her while she was still in her car. Welch told them she ...

Need a doctor in Naples? Try tennis court, not hospital

Fifty-five employees at a Naples public hospital, including doctors and nurses, are under house arrest for allegedly clocking in, then disappearing from their posts, including one physician spotted hopping a cab to play tennis, another suspect who allegedly worked as a hotel chef while on duty at the hospital, and ...

Swedish politician: officials should have sex in lunchbreak

A politician in northern Sweden wants to list sex as an officially approved activity for civil servants during their daily paid lunchbreak. Per-Erik Muskos of the city council of Overtornea on the Arctic Circle says he made "a serious and formal" proposal Monday to add sex to the list of ...

Venezuela's Adrian Solano competes during the men's cross country sprint qualification at the 2017 Nordic Skiing World Championships in Lahti, Finland, Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

For Venezuelan skier, Finnish slopes prove mighty challenge

For a Venezuelan skier who had only trained on wheels beneath a bright sun, the slopes of Finland proved a mighty challenge. Adrian Solano wobbled nervously backward as he exited the starting gate at the Lahti2017 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships this week. He fumbled into the white powder after ...

Minneapolis women line up for 'she persisted' tattoos

So many women showed up at a Minneapolis tattoo parlor for a permanent reminder of female solidarity that it had to turn away some latecomers. Local women Chelsea Brink, Nora McInerny and Kate O'Reilly organized a fundraiser in which people could get a tattoo of the words "Nevertheless, she persisted," ...

Zoo: Live video of giraffe giving birth was labeled explicit

The owner of a New York zoo planning to live-stream a giraffe giving birth says the video feed was briefly removed from YouTube because animal rights activists labeled it sexually explicit. Animal Adventure Park started streaming video Wednesday of 15-year-old April in her enclosed pen at the zoo in Harpursville, ...

Woman's sassy obit warns people to wait to claim her stuff

Relatives of a 91-year-old Ohio woman who died this week are giving her the last word with a sassy, occasionally profane obituary that starts with the basics — "I was born. I lived. I died." — and instructs people to "wait the appropriate amount of time" before trying to claim ...

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