Posted: 08/17/2009 - The detailed information on the back of the demand note in a Utah bank robbery made it pretty easy for authorities to arrest a suspect.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - California authorities say a man caused a traffic jam when he threw money onto a Los Angeles-area freeway and people dashed into the lanes to grab the cash.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - Police say a masked man drove a stolen car through the front doors of a northern Ohio clinic and down the hallway before ramming into a pharmacy desk and stealing drugs.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - A 1,224-pound triple vanilla cupcake with pink frosting has set a record as the world's largest.
Posted: 08/14/2009 - You had to be quick, but what a deal. A four-star hotel near Venice mistakenly offered the ultimate low-cost vacation - a romantic weekend in the Italian lagoon city for 1 euro cent.
Posted: 08/14/2009 - A Michigan prison inmate who says his kosher meals were illegally suspended isn't getting any relief at a federal appeals court.
Posted: 08/14/2009 - Austrian authorities aren't about to give these pranks their stamp of approval.
Posted: 08/13/2009 - Leave your purse in the car, or you won't get service at one Colorado Springs liquor store.
Posted: 08/13/2009 - New York City officials want to spruce up the sidewalk barriers built to protect pedestrians when buildings are under construction or repair.
Posted: 08/13/2009 - Divine intervention? Or just plain luck? No matter what the circumstances, a Michigan church is $70,000 richer courtesy of the Michigan Lottery.
Posted: 08/13/2009 - A Bozeman, Mont., restaurant is saluting the president's fondness for cheeseburgers by offering a "Barack Obama Burger" Friday to honor his visit to the area.
Posted: 08/13/2009 - An Illinois judge has freed a man who had been in jail for three weeks after letting loose a loud yawn during a sentencing hearing.
Posted: 08/13/2009 - A 55-year-old Massachusetts man brought coffee to a police station to apologize for creating a ruckus 12 years ago, and was violently arrested the next day by the same department.
Posted: 08/13/2009 - A circuit court judge has acknowledged he deflated a tire on a car parked in a restricted area near his courthouse earlier this week. But he isn't apologizing.
Posted: 08/13/2009 - A 34-year-old man is in custody after authorities say he gave a teller his account number and showed her his picture ID before robbing an Anchorage bank.
Posted: 08/13/2009 - A man suspected of appearing nude at homes and ringing doorbells is being held on $60,000 bail after pleading not guilty to a series of charges.
Posted: 08/12/2009 - Gibson, the California dog dubbed the tallest in the world by the Guinness Book of World Records, has died after a battle with bone cancer.
Posted: 08/12/2009 - Which is nicer to have echoing through a small Italian village - the chiming of bells or the banging of pots?
Posted: 08/12/2009 - Drowsy spectators in one suburban Chicago courtroom might want to stifle their yawns from now on.
Posted: 08/12/2009 - The case of a puppy that used to have five legs and was saved from a Coney Island animal show is going before a court TV judge in Chicago.
Posted: 08/11/2009 - Drowsy spectators in one suburban Chicago courtroom might want to stifle their yawns from now on.
Posted: 08/11/2009 - Leona Helmsley's dog, Trouble, may be living quietly enough in Florida, but there's a lot of barking about the way the late hotel queen's millions are being given away.