Scientists have determined that a giant salamander previously housed at the London Zoo represents a newly discovered species.
A California woman had her dreams come true earlier this month — although probably not in the way she would have liked.
A high school football coach is facing calls for his resignation after a video of him tackling a student went viral earlier this month.
A teenage girl from Oklahoma was arrested Sunday for threatening to "shoot 400 people for fun" at her former high school, according to KOKI-TV.
A Boy Scout leader who was accused of singing naked in front of several young boys was not investigated by his troop despite multiple complaints.
The California Senate was evacuated from its chamber on the final day of its session after a woman poured "what appeared to be blood" onto lawmakers.
A 10-year-old girl died Monday after contracting a rare, brain-eating amoeba during a weekend swimming trip, according to KWTX-TV.
A British teen who died from anaphylactic shock while celebrating his birthday was told his dinner was dairy-free by restaurant employees.
James Corden is going viral for a new body-positive segment — and calling out another talk show host in the process.
A porn website has bid $10 million for the chance to rename one of the NBA's most popular arenas — the home of the Miami Heat.
Former Vice President Joe Biden was asked about slavery reparations during Thursday's 2020 presidential debate, and his answer left some viewers confused.
An 18-year-old's vaping-related illness left him with lungs that more closely resemble a 70-year-old's than those of a teenager, according to his doctors.
A Connecticut couple is celebrating an unexpected payday after finding $100,000 in a surprising place — their car.
The high school swimmer who was disqualified over a controversial "uniform violation" has had her victory reinstated.
The mugshot of an Illinois man wanted for meth possession has some "Breaking Bad" fans seeing double.
Leaders of a California-based ministry have been charged with holding using homeless people as forced labor and stealing their welfare benefits.
A 32-year-old man was detained at an Indian airport on Sunday after he was caught pretending to be an elderly man in a wheelchair.
A TV anchor in Oregon gave an on-air response to a male viewer who criticized her outfit choices, calling out the "dumb" comments during a broadcast.
A college student who was being held in jail on sexual assault charges has been released on his own recognizance after a judge deemed him "high achieving."
A hiker climbing Yosemite National Park's famous Half Dome died after suffering a 500-foot fall, according to the Visalia Times-Delta.
A high school swimmer in Alaska was denied a victory Friday because of a "uniform violation," sparking accusations of discrimination and body shaming.
A Tennessee lawmaker said last week that he supports getting rid of higher education in the U.S., calling it a "liberal breeding ground."
A religious festival in Sri Lanka turned into a frightening rampage Saturday as an elephant charged through a crowded street.