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Funeral museum rises again in death-fixated Vienna

Just in time for Halloween on Friday and a weekend devoted to the dead, Vienna's unashamedly morbid Funeral Museum is now closer to the action: the...

Woman in zombie costume charged twice with DWI

Police say a woman wearing a zombie costume and makeup was charged with drunken driving twice within three hours after attending an upstate New York...

Boy or girl? Family with 12 sons awaits baby 13

ROCKFORD, Mich. (AP) — A western Michigan couple with 12 sons is expecting baby No. 13 and they say they'll be surprised if their all‑boy...

X-ray shows sick tortoise swallowed turtle pendant

The source of a sick tortoise's discomfort became clear after a south Florida veterinarian took an X‑ray: The animal had swallowed a turtle...

Police: Man in zebra print dress robbed bank, held

A man accused of wearing a zebra print dress while robbing a New Hampshire bank has been arrested.

Cockroach disrupts pest control chief's testimony

A cockroach embarrassed a Chicago official in charge of pest control when it took a stroll near him in full view of some aldermen, and its stunt just...

Horse rescued from pool at suburban Phoenix home

A horse in suburban Phoenix needed rescuing after it led itself to water and did more than just drink.

Riding a bike "side-saddle"

Irish inventor debuts a new bicycle in Paris – one that travels sideways. Sasha Salama reports.

Hall of fame for mustaches? Why not?

There are halls of fame for everything from baseball to rock 'n' roll, so why shouldn't those with a hairy upper lip get their just...

Britain's Queen Elizabeth sends first tweet

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II sent her first ever tweet during a visit to a museum Friday, signing it "Elizabeth R" -- and even removing a...