DETROIT -- Rocker Ted Nugent is drawing ire across social media and from prominent Jewish groups after he made an anti-Semitic post on Facebook earlier this week criticizing 12 prominent Jewish-Americans he says are ...Read more
FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (UPI) -- Police in Massachusetts were able to rescue a loose dog that was found wandering around a local highway.
Methuen Police shared a photo of the large German Shepard that was seen walking in the ...Read more
MELBOURNE (UPI) -- A possum was found living in a toilet paper dispenser by staff at a local park.
Parks Victoria shared a photo of the possum, that had torn up a roll of toilet paper and turned the dispenser at Yarra ...Read more
Last fall, Vampire Weekend bassist Chris Baio released one of 2015's most underrated albums, the restless and smart electropop offering "The Names." It's Baio's official full-length debut and first album as a vocalist. His...Read more
If you've yet to get a Valentine's Day present or card for your beloved, let this Pisces moon inspire your choices in that regard. In fact, if you've even the slightest artistic leaning, this is the time to make your own...Read more
CHICAGO (UPI) -- The Art Institute of Chicago is offering up a room for rent in one of Vincent Van Gogh's iconic paintings.
The school has created a replica of Van Gogh's "Bedroom in Aries" as part of its celebration of ...Read more
ZALEC, Slovenia (UPI) -- A town in Slovenia announced it is moving forward with plans to build a nearly $400,000 fountain that dispenses drinkable local beers.
The Zalec town council voted with a two-thirds majority to ...Read more
RUFFORD, England (UPI) -- Guinness World Records confirmed a British resort broke a world record with a 3-foot, 4-inch tall stack of pancakes.
The record-keeping organization said chefs James Haywood and Dave Nicholls of ...Read more
NAZARE, Portugal (UPI) -- A pair of Australian surfers were caught on camera taking on giant waves brought on by recent storms in Portugal.
The video, filmed Monday in Nazare, features surfers Mick Corbett and Jarryd ...Read more
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (UPI) -- A New York state nominee for dad of the year wrote his 12-year-old daughter a tardiness excuse note that told the truth: She was at a Springsteen concert.
Patrick Pipino of Saratoga Springs...Read more
OSAKA, Japan (UPI) -- Education officials in Japan have announced that new guidelines regarding human pyramids in schools will be drafted by the end of March.
Building human pyramids, known as Kumitaiso in Japan, is a ...Read more
NEW YORK (UPI) -- A New York artist is seeking to improve the terrible scent of the city's subway stations with tear-able scratch and sniff cards.
Angela Kim, a School of Visual Arts student, said her "If you smell ...Read more
MANCHESTER, England (UPI) -- A woman in Manchester fell 60 feet from a balcony in a department store before landing on a bed that cushioned her fall.
Shoppers at a John Lewis in Cheadle reported hearing screams as the ...Read more
LOS ANGELES (UPI) -- Los Angeles police said a newspaper vendor is lucky to be alive after being locked inside his wooden stand for four days without food or water.
Investigators said the 84-year-old vendor somehow became...Read more
The demands of playing the mystical Magnus Bane on the Freeform series "Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instrument" are far less for Harry Shum Jr. than his days on "Glee." Instead of having to worry about all of the singing and...Read more
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (UPI) -- An artist whose California childhood home is slated for demolition covered the house in 70 years worth of photos as a tribute to the home and his family.
Gary Sweeney, 63, an artist who ...Read more
LAS VEGAS (UPI) -- A pair of tourists filmed getting a little too frisky on Las Vegas' enormous observation Ferris wheel were arrested on charges of committing sex acts in public.
Authorities said Philip Frank Panzica III...Read more
ALICE SPRINGS, Australia (UPI) -- An orphaned baby kangaroo in Australia showed off its comfort with humans as it hopped into a cloth pouch for a nap.
Video shared by The Kangaroo Sanctuary Alice Springs shows the baby ...Read more
DES MOINES, Iowa (UPI) -- A rhinoceros at a zoo in Iowa made creative use of one of the toys in its pen by repurposing it as a piece of workout equipment.
Blank Park Zoo shared video of the 2,000 pound female African ...Read more
The Top 10 DVD rentals at Redbox kiosks for the week of Feb. 1:
1. The Last Witch Hunter -- Lionsgate
2. Goosebumps -- Sony
3. The Visit (2015) -- Universal
4. Hotel Transylvania 2 -- Sony
5. Bridge of Spies -- Disney...Read more