Can't crush this: Beetle armor gives clues to tougher planes
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Can't crush this: Beetle armor gives clues to tougher planes

Scientists say the armor of a seemingly indestructible beetle offers clues for designing stronger planes and buildings

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Woman's obituary: In lieu of flowers 'do not vote for Trump'

An obituary for a Minneapolis-area woman who died at age 93 included one specific request for her mourners: Do not vote for Donald Trump

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Where's my truck? Sheriff loses vehicle during radio visit

A sheriff in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula couldn’t find his marked pickup truck and figured his deputies were playing a joke

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Baby born on Maine island for 1st time in more than 90 years

A mother has given birth to a baby on Maine’s Little Cranberry Island for the first time in more than nine decades

'Big pile' of eels dumped in NYC park; impact not yet known
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'Big pile' of eels dumped in NYC park; impact not yet known

New York state and city wildlife officials say it's too soon to know the local impact of exotic eels dumped into a Brooklyn lake last month

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Researchers discover fossils of new species in Arizona

Researchers studying fossils among a vast expanse of petrified wood in eastern Arizona say they've found a new species

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Email error: Law school dean sends private bar exam results

The dean of South Carolina’s largest law school is apologizing for forwarding an email that contained the names of students who failed the exam to become a lawyer and the confidential bar exam grades of every student

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Fish will fly in re-scheduled Gulf Coast event

The annual Mullet Toss is back on again at a popular roadhouse at the Florida-Alabama state line

Ricciardo leaves mark on Renault F1 boss after winning bet
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Ricciardo leaves mark on Renault F1 boss after winning bet

Daniel Ricciardo’s first podium finish for Renault comes with a special bonus

Gov. Charlie Baker to be honored with bobblehead doll
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Gov. Charlie Baker to be honored with bobblehead doll

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker is getting the bobblehead treatment for his response to the coronavirus pandemic