DENTS RUN, Pa. (AP) 03/19 — The FBI has come up empty at the rural Pennsylvania site where Civil War gold is rumored to be buried.Read more »
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) 02/26 — Authorities say a drunken man rode his horse onto a California freeway.
Los Angeles news station KABC-TV reports that the California Highway Patrol stopped the man early Saturday on State Route 91 in Long Beach.
PHOENIX (AP) 02/28 — Two shoplifting suspects running from police scaled a fence to get away from officers and landed in a secure parking lot of a police station — and in custody.
PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) 02/02 — Pennsylvania’s most famous groundhog foresees no early end to winter.The handlers of Punxsutawney Phil said the furry rodent has called for six more weeks of winter after seeing his shadow at dawn Friday.Read more »
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) 01/25 — Police in southern New Mexico say an armed robbery suspect’s apparent inability to drive a vehicle with a standard transmission helped lead to his arrest.Read more »
By CALEB JONES and AUDREY McAVOY, HONOLULU (AP) 01/14 — The second recent blunder in Hawaii’s planning for a possible North Korean nuclear attack left islanders shaken after an emergency alert warning of an imminent strike sounded on hundreds of thousands of cellphones.
MINOT, N.D. (AP) 01/06 — Authorities say a North Dakota man who wheeled a shopping cart with stolen merchandise out of a Hobby Lobby craft store was stopped by snow.Read more »
By ROB GILLIES, Associated Press TORONTO (AP) 12/18 — Toronto homicide detectives have taken over the investigation of the deaths of billionaire Barry Sherman and his wife after autopsies showed they died from “ligature neck compression.”
SOUTH HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) 12/06 — Police in New Jersey say a woman was drunk when she continued driving with a mass transit sign sticking out of the roof of her car.Read more »
COHOES, N.Y. (AP) 12/01 — An inferno that destroyed or damaged nearly two dozen buildings in a city in upstate New York was sparked by an amateur bladesmith who apparently was trying to imitate something he saw on TV,Read more »
MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo. (AP) 10/26 — Police who caught three teenagers orange-handed with 48 stolen pumpkins — and one gourd — are asking residents of a St.Read more »
MONTICELLO, N.Y. (AP) 10/26 — A woman who disappeared from upstate New York after being dropped off for a doctor’s appointment 42 years ago has been found suffering from dementia and living in an assisted-living facility in Massachusetts,Read more »
By EILEEN NG, Associated Press SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) 10/10 — The estranged half brother of North Korea’s leader had about 1.4 times the lethal dosage of VX nerve agent on his face after he was attacked at a Malaysian airport,
CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. (AP) 09/27 — Indiana State Police say they’re investigating after a police officer in the western Indiana city of Crawfordsville fired a gunshot at a movie actor portraying a bank robber.Read more »
By ASHRAF KHALIL, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 09/28 — It’s hard to justify $45 for an ordinary black cotton T-shirt, but the customer at a store in Washington D.C.’s Adams Morgan neighborhood does so without question.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) 08/30 — Authorities in New Hampshire are seeking the public’s help in finding an escaped inmate with tattoos covering his shaved head,
PHOENIX (AP) — Border Patrol agents in southern Arizona have seized a nearly 100-pound (45 kilogram) bundle of marijuana after spotting it flying over the border fence.
LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. (AP) — Police in suburban Kansas City are on the hunt for a man accused of stealing a TV while wearing a T-shirt with the phrase “I’m Broke Baby”
RYE, N.H. (AP) — Police in New Hampshire had their hands full after a pet iguana got loose and bit a cyclist.
Officers responded after the cyclist tried lassoing the roaming reptile with a leash Monday morning in Rye.
KATE BRUMBACK, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) 07/19 — A notorious jewel thief with an illicit career spanning six decades has been caught stealing again, but she wasn’t after sparkly gems this time,