Offbeat

Colorado governor attends event wearing Trump, Sanders socks

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper says he was just having a little fun when he showed up to a book signing sporting a pair of socks featuring caricatures of two presidential candidates
Published: 05/27/16

New England beachgoers warned: Don't take selfies with seals

The feds have a warning for beachgoers in New England over Memorial Day weekend: Don't take selfies with the seals
Published: 05/26/16

2 large rodents escape a Toronto zoo

The hunt continues for two large rodents that escaped a Toronto zoo. The two missing capybaras, which resemble tailless beavers with short legs, weigh about 30 pounds (13 kilograms) each and could grow to 100 pounds (45 kilograms).
Published: 05/26/16

Honduran woman accused of punching a border agent's horse

A Honduran woman arrested in a drug smuggling bust in southern Arizona is facing an animal cruelty charge for allegedly punching a border agent's horse
Published: 05/24/16

Police smile at 'Cops Suck' tattoo across man's knuckles

A police officer in Maine is getting a laugh out of a man's tattoo that says, "Cops Suck."
Published: 05/23/16

Alaska inmate escapes, then comes back to try to free others

A minimum-security prisoner who escaped from a halfway house in Alaska came back three hours later, but it wasn't to turn himself in
Published: 05/23/16

Chewbacca Mom's infectious laugh draws more than 137M views

A Texas woman who spontaneously donned a Chewbacca mask she bought for a Facebook video says she feels like she deserves a gold medal after the post garnered more than 137 million views
Published: 05/23/16

Massachusetts man runs for 10,000 consecutive days

A Massachusetts man who made a resolution on Jan. 1, 1989, to run every day is still going strong _ 27 years later
Published: 05/23/16

Men caught playing ball at unfinished Connecticut stadium

The Hartford Yard Goats won't be the first to take the field at the new Dunkin' Donuts Park when the Double-A team makes it long-awaited debut
Published: 05/23/16
7-year-old boy wakes up dad, pair escapes house fire

7-year-old boy wakes up dad, pair escapes house fire

Authorities in Orange County say a 7-year-old boy didn't hesitate when he smelled smoke at his home, waking up his sleeping father so the pair could escape a spreading fire
Published: 05/23/16