Alligator Captured In O’Hare Airport

(CNN) — Carrying an alligator bag on an airline flight is fine, but live alligators are banned from boarding. That might explain why a tooth…

Skydiving Planes Collide Over Wisconsin

Skydiving instructor Mike Robinson was at 12,000 feet, just seconds away from his fourth and final jump of the day, when a second plane carr…

Mac and Cheese To Be Less Yellow

(CNN) — When SpongeBob SquarePants skips onto shelves in boxes of Kraft Macaroni & Cheese next year, he may be a little less, well, yellow t…

Hot Dog Tossing Mascot May Be in Trouble

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Missouri Supreme Court is weighing whether a legal standard that protects sports teams from being sued over fan injur…

Zombies Swarm for Halloween in Tokyo

TOKYO — A zombie swarm in Tokyo? Why not, it’s Halloween. Led by a former sumo grand champion, about 1,000 beauty schools students and Hallo…

Assemblywoman Skinner Announces Bill Targeting Rape Kit Backlog

Lonely Man Amputates Own Penis

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — An overworked single man who got fed up with his dismal love life chopped off his genitalia because he felt he “had n…

Fans Throw Doo-Doo at Pop Star in Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan — Taiwanese pop star Jam Hsiao says he’s outraged by an alleged attack in which two autograph-seekers threw a bucket of fecal…

Are Funeral Selfies Really a Thing?

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON)  —  Not since sultry self-portraits of coeds snapping camera phone pics of themselves sucking in their faces has anythi…

A Giraffe? Did My Friend Get Hacked?

Step right up, friends, and let’s play the giraffe meme game! A wacky social network riddle has gone viral and it’s turning some users into …

Sea Lion Snatches Fish from TV Chef

CABO SAN LUCAS (KRON) — A TV chef will have a little less to cook on the air thanks to a sea lion. The cameras were rolling earlier this mon…

Weak Storm System Bringing Rain to Bay Area this Week

Ride Operator Charged In Fair Accident

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Authorities investigating a North Carolina State Fair ride that injured five people have concluded that someone tampere…

Man Had Loaded Rifle At JFK Airport

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a Tennessee man has checked luggage containing a loaded, defaced rifle at New York’s Kennedy International Airpor…