Hunting advocacy group Safari Club International says its suing the US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) over its recent ban on the importation of sport-hunted elephant trophies from Zimbabwe and Tanzania.
A Pennsylvania patient will be charged with allegedly dealing heroin from her intensive care unit (ICU) hospital bed, Greensburg City police reported.
During a bar fight 12 years ago, Jason Padgett sustained a head injury that turned him from a self-described "goof" into a math whiz, according to a New York Post report.
A 16-year-old boy survived a harrowing five-hour journey over the Pacific Ocean after climbing into the wheel well of a Hawaiian Airlines jet flying from California to Hawaii on Sunday.
A 9-year-old boy from Michigan unearthed a 10,000-year-old mastodon tooth from a creek near his home.
A man who moved to Murfreesboro, Ark. so he could search for treasure at Crater of Diamonds State Park - which lets visitors pan through its 37.5 acres and keep any diamonds they find - hit the jackpot Wednesday, finding one of the largest diamonds ever unearthed in the park: a 6.19-carat white diamond.
The Portland Water Bureau in Oregon decided to flush about 40 million gallons of drinking water from its supply after a teenager was reportedly filmed urinating in a city reservoir.
The Ebola outbreak is nearly under control, as the number of new cases have fallen dramatically, Guinea's health ministry said Tuesday.
Japan announced Friday that it will proceed with the annual "research whaling" it conducts in the Northwest Pacific Ocean but it will reduce the number of whales it takes.
A deadly avalanche on Mt. Everest early Friday has killed at least 12 people, all of whom were Nepalese guides preparing routes for other climbers.
Peru's government called for the evacuation of about 4,000 people living in the vicinity of the Ubinas volcano, an 18,600-foot stratovolcano in the nation's south.
A tiny group of cave insects in Brazil gave scientists a big surprise when they discovered that females in the group have penises and males are equipped with a vagina.
A wayward sea lion pup is recovering in California after it was found hopping through an almond orchard very far from the sea.
The deadly outbreak of Ebola virus in West Africa appears to be getting under control, according to Guinea's health ministry.
After being carefully packed into shipping containers and hauled across the country in a FedEx truck, a priceless, nearly complete Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton has arrived at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History in Washington, DC, where it will spend the next 50 years.