Speeding Iowa dad ignores police with baby coming

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa man who was pulled over for speeding as he rushed his pregnant wife to the hospital said he was determined to keep going despite the police lights flashing behind him.

Highwire stuntman plans to cross Grand Canyon without a tether

PHOENIX (Reuters) - Aerialist Nik Wallenda plans to cross the Grand Canyon in June on a tightrope 1,500 feet in the air, without a safety harness - a feat that will be televised live.

Fish Pedicures Not A Constitutional Right, Says Judge

PHOENIX -- A judge has rejected an Arizona salon owner's claims that her constitutional rights were violated when cosmetology regulators forced her to stop offering pedicures that use fish to nibble the dead skin off people's feet.

For One Woman, Size Mattered... A Lot

For some women, size really does matter.

According to Apple Daily (via The Daily Chilli), a 52-year-old Taiwanese woman was recently granted a divorce from her 55-year-old husband of four years because his penis -- which reportedly measured in at 5 centimeters -- was too small.

If Van Gogh Made A Grumpy Cat Portrait...

Grumpy Cat made a well-documented cameo at SXSW this past week, wowing crowds with his permanent scowl and adorably dissatisfied demeanor. But you know what's better than an unexpected Tard appearance in Austin? This amazing, "Starry Night"-inspired portrait of the feline:

20 Endangered Species That May Surprise You

From Vetstreet's Samantha Thornton:

Thousands of animal species are listed in the Endangered Species Act, but we found a few that you wouldn't expect to find on the brink of extinction. From household pets to garden pests, here are animals currently listed as endangered or threatened in the United States and around the world.

List and captions courtesy of Vetstreet

iPerv: Man Allegedly Used iPad To Peek Up Model's Dress (VIDEO)

Surveillance cameras at a California pet store caught one not-so-stealth man allegedly use his iPad to look up a young model's dress.

Police in Los Angeles are searching for the Puppy And Me customer, who can be seen following Brittanie Weaver, a fashion model, around the store Friday, KTLA reported. In the tape, the suspect repeatedly kneels down, pets Weaver's dog, and holds his iPad out.

$1.5 Million House Comes With Odd Extra Incentive

A Virginia house on the market for $1.5 million comes with a racy extra incentive to buy!

This four bedroom, seven bath house conveys with a 2007 Maserati Quattroporte that has 37,000 miles on it.

The house is also low-mileage -- listings agent Tan Tunador tells HuffPost that its only owner is a somewhat secretive West Coast businesswoman who's spent, all together, some 1.5 years there since the home was built in 2003.

Why the Maserati?

St. Patrick's Day Turns Into Big Brawl With The Police

How was St. Patrick's Day in Richmond, Virginia? I'm glad you asked!

Here's some interesting fight footage of cops arresting a shirtless dude in spandex shorts. He gets choked out by the cops after getting aggressive. Then things get "meh," but it picks up at the 3:30 second mark when some drunk tool in a white shirt starts to fight a cop.

That's going to be a fun felony charge.


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