Uranus Examiner ends publication, blaming judgmental people

URANUS, Mo. (AP) — The Uranus Examiner, a small Missouri newspaper whose name inspired chuckles and groans when it launched a few months ago, is closing.

Teacher accused of cutting boy's hair pleads not guilty

VISALIA, Calif. (AP) — A California high school teacher pleaded not guilty to several charges of child cruelty and battery after she allegedly forced a haircut on one of her students, authorities said.

Alaskan Couple Catches Moose Playing 'Ding-Dong, Ditch' At Their Door

Considering the couple is still reeling from the Nov. 30 earthquake, the wildlife visit was a bit of an aftershock of its own.

Feng shui or in the way? Begrudged boulders won't budge

HALLOWELL, Maine (AP) — A Maine restaurant owner is citing feng shui (fung shway) as a reason not to move boulders outside the building that are in the way of a sidewalk project.

Moose rings Alaska home's doorbell

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A moose used the doorbell to awaken a couple in Alaska.

The Most Profound ’Shower Thoughts’ On Reddit This Week

"The most unrealistic part of spy movies is everyone's ability to insert the USB drive on the first attempt."

Aussie ‘world’s most modified youth’

A young Australian man who went through more than 40 body modification procedures claims to be “the world’s most modified youth”.

Man pushed under truck in sick attack

A security camera captured the sickening moment a stranger pushed a man onto the road in front of an oncoming truck in downtown Los Angeles.

Bah, Humbug: Florida neighbors scorn woman over display

HOLLY HILL, Fla. (AP) — A woman has been scorned by her neighbors in a high-rise Florida condo because of a holiday message she spelled out in lights across her balcony.

Clarification: Alderman-Key Missed Vote story

HOXIE, Ark. (AP) — In a story Dec. 6, The Associated Press reported that Cliff Farmer, an Arkansas political candidate who missed voting for himself in a local election, was vacationing in Florida. Farmer was on a work-related trip.


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