A woman fired three months ago from her library job has been charged with stealing nearly $350,000, mostly in nickel and dime overdue book fines, since 2007.
A two-headed turtle has hatched at the San Antonio Zoo and officials have named her Thelma and Louise.
A South Texas police officer had to deal with some unexpected monkey business as he wrote a speeding ticket.
Parking is such a precious commodity in Boston that one woman was willing to pay $560,000 for two off-street spaces near her home.
Thai police found 14 albino lions imported from Africa and hundreds of other protected animals in a warehouse near Bangkok and have arrested a pet shop owner.
A Texas couple has fulfilled a lifelong dream by visiting Maine to watch the state Legislature at work. Seriously.
Every dog has its day, but few canines get a motorcade on their return home.
Two math-notebook pages recently authenticated as belonging to Abraham Lincoln suggest the 16th president, who was known to downplay his formal education, may have spent more time in school than usually thought.
A Pennsylvania doctor on a guided fishing trip in southwestern Montana went home with an amazing tale of hauling in a 25-pound lunker — a baby moose she helped rescue from rushing waters.
They’re askew and out of focus, but a set of photos taken by a talented Russian chimpanzee have sold at auction for 50,000 pounds ($76,680).