At least one species is on the state's endangered list.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A Twitter plea from a Nevada teen for a year of free chicken nuggets from Wendy's is now the most retweeted post of all time.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A 17-foot python that had caused concern in a community north of Anchorage, Alaska, since it went missing two weeks ago has returned home.
TOKYO (AP) — "Star Wars" fans with deep pockets might consider it a golden opportunity.
NEW DELHI (AP) — India's officialdom is set to come down a notch.
NEW YORK (AP) — Two little ponies broke free from their New York City stables during the storm that's pounding the East Coast with snow, sleet, rain and wind.
SIOUX CITY | There are masks labeled 'Yelling Candidate,' 'Frowning Candidate' and 'Smirking Candidate.'
ATLANTA — Deer hunting season is on the way, but fans of venison might not have to trek out into the woods this year to get their fix.
STOCKHOLM | A Swedish court has ordered candy maker Mars to stop selling M&Ms in the Scandinavian country, at least not with the customary lower-case letters it uses on the packaging and on the colorful chocolates.
CHEROKEE, Iowa | An out-of-control inmate at Cherokee County Jail consumed parts of a telephone, according to authorities.
It wasn't your usual foot chase. Oxford police caught a homeless emu, with help from some barbed wire.
A Yale researcher says a lavish 1951 Explorers Club dinner in New York City didn't include 250,000-year-old extinct woolly mammoth, despite folklore about the event. Nor did the feast include meat from a giant ground sloth, as the menu promised.
A community in far southeast Michigan is remembering an elderly man who would wave at passing motorists every day as he waited for the mail carrier.
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BELLINGHAM, Wash. | Bellingham police and firefighters are asking businesses not to pull the fire alarm just because someone claiming to be from a security company calls and says it has to be activated for a repair.
COSTA MESA, Calif. | California agriculture officials are on the hunt for an invasive species of ant that's been spotted in an Orange County yard -- and they'll use Spam as bait.
CASTLE ROCK, Wash. (AP) — The mayor of Castle Rock is required to take anger management classes for violating the courtesy code at a City Council meeting when he raised his voice against the police chief who asked for more money for ammunition.
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A one-time costumed crime fighter who took a step on the wrong side of the law will spend more time on probation.
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A firefighter put his reptile-handling experience to good use when he rescued a 6-foot-long python from a burning home in western Michigan.
YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — A fundraising event for children's art in Michigan has pitted participants with big appetites against 20-foot-long bratwursts that weigh close to 6 pounds.
A ban on spitting in public in Grand Rapids could soon be off the books.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Not all sand is created equal. Just ask Lily, the Oregon Zoo's youngest elephant.
WESTPORT, Wash. (AP) — The human skull found in a crab pot off the Washington coast is being sent to the FBI crime lab at Quantico, Va.
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Sioux City has designated compassplant, a native prairie flower, as the official city flower.