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  • Boy Safe After Climbing Into Vending Machine

    Boy Safe After Climbing Into Vending Machine

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:50 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:50:17 GMT
    A 3 year–old boy is safe after finding his way inside a toy vending machine. The whole event is still baffling to all those who found the child casually playing inside with stuffed animals. When the
    The whole event is still baffling to all those who found the child casually playing inside with the stuffed animals. 
  • T-Rex Finds New Home at DC Smithsonian

    T-Rex Finds New Home at DC Smithsonian

    T-Rex Finds New Home at DC Smithsonian

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 6:50 PM EDT2014-04-15 22:50:37 GMT
    A T-Rex skeleton arrived at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History early Tuesday morning.     FedEx delivered the fossil to Washington, D.C. from Montana in 16 boxes. It's a first for the
    The skeleton was discovered in Montana in 1988 and is one of the few almost intact fossils of a T-Rex ever found. It's on loan to the Smithsonian for 50 years.

  • Dog Summoned for Jury Duty

    Dog Summoned for Jury Duty

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 1:48 PM EDT2014-04-15 17:48:53 GMT
    The Judiciary Coordinator says the computer generated jury summons likely misplaced the roman numeral IV for Barrett's first name and then mailed it out.
    The Judiciary Coordinator says the computer generated jury summons likely misplaced the roman numeral IV for Barrett's first name and then mailed it out.
  • Annual Slush Cup in Alaska

    Annual Slush Cup in Alaska

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 12:05 AM EDT2014-04-15 04:05:47 GMT
    Costume–wearing competitors face off for the slush cup at the spring carnival in Alaska.       50 dressed–up daredevils Skiing and snowboarding down a snowy slop and doing their best to glide across the
    50 dressed–up daredevils Skiing and snowboarding down a snowy slop and doing their best to glide across the pond.
  • Just for Fun: 18,000-Piece Puzzle

    Just for Fun: 18,000-Piece Puzzle

    Monday, April 14 2014 8:06 PM EDT2014-04-15 00:06:20 GMT
    No this is a puzzle. In fact it is an 18,000 piece puzzle put together by Leroy Knoch. To date this puzzle of four historical world maps is his biggest puzzle challenge. Leroy and his wife Susie have
    Leroy Knoch of Fort Madison, Iowa has a hobby that sets him apart from most people.
    It's not because the hobby is all that unusual. But because Leroy doesn't do anything small.
  • 98-year-old Barber

    98-year-old Barber

    Sunday, April 13 2014 11:54 PM EDT2014-04-14 03:54:32 GMT
    A barber in the State of Florida has seen many people come through the door's of his shop. This person has also seen many of his clients retire.
    A barber in the State of Florida has seen many people come through the door's of his shop. This person has also seen many of his clients retire.
  • Reptile Fest underway in Chicago

    Reptile Fest underway in Chicago

    Saturday, April 12 2014 11:50 PM EDT2014-04-13 03:50:50 GMT
    It was a hands-on event for many youngsters who aren't afraid of creatures that many of us others are.
    It was a hands-on event for many youngsters who aren't afraid of creatures that many of us others are.
  • Baby Seal Visits Swedish Town

    Baby Seal Visits Swedish Town

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-04-12 03:53:07 GMT
    A lost baby seal's been wandering and, paddling around a harbor town in northern Sweden. It's hoped this has a happy ending. Mother seals normally leave their cubs after just a few weeks. The little
    A lost baby seal's been wandering and, paddling around a harbor town in northern Sweden. 
  • The Future of TV News Desks

    The Future of TV News Desks

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:56 PM EDT2014-04-11 23:56:14 GMT
    Move over Ice Desk! You've been replaced by something hotter. KENS-TV unveiled the "KENS 5 Fiesta Desk" in front of the Alamo. It's a piñata in the shape of an anchor desk! The piñata is 70 inches
    KENS-TV unveiled the "KENS 5 Fiesta Desk" in front of the Alamo. It's a piñata in the shape of an anchor desk!
  • Educational Fun: Running of the Rodents

    Educational Fun: Running of the Rodents

    Thursday, April 10 2014 9:24 PM EDT2014-04-11 01:24:52 GMT
    What began as a finals week stress reliever at Louisville's Spalding University has now grown into a popular annual tradition. The 42nd annual "running of the Rodents" was staged this morning on the
    The University's annual rat race serves as both a stress reducer and a unique method of teaching students about animal care as well as behavior modification techniques