12-pound lunar meteorite sells for more than $600,000
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12-pound lunar meteorite sells for more than $600,000

A 12-pound chunk of the moon that fell to the Earth as a lunar meteorite has been sold at auction for more than $600,000

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Putin's ex-bodyguard rejects TV debate after duel challenge

President Vladimir Putin's former bodyguard has rejected an opposition leader's invitation for a television debate after challenging him to a duel

Man rescued from Arizona mine lucky to survive fall, snakes
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Man rescued from Arizona mine lucky to survive fall, snakes

The head of a rescue team says an Arizona man is lucky to be alive after he fell to the bottom of an abandoned mine shaft, broke both his legs, fought off a trio of rattlesnakes and went two days without food or water

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Motorists stunned as metal balls roll down Seattle street

Seattle authorities temporarily closed a street after motorists were stunned by dozens of large metal balls that spilled out of a truck and cascaded down the street, damaging several cars

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'Call my lawyer,' says sweater seized with stolen sneakers

A Virginia store has had 20 right-foot shoes stolen over the course of three break-ins this year

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Nebraska's message for tourists? 'It's not for everyone'

Consistently ranking as the least likely state tourists plan to visit, Nebraska has a new message for the world: "Nebraska. Honestly, it's not for everyone"

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Man finds congressman's documents in abandoned storage unit

An Arizona man stumbled upon a trove of historical documents possibly worth thousands of dollars after purchasing an abandoned storage unit for $20 in the Phoenix suburb of Peoria

Nobel Prize winner honored with dedicated campus bike rack
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Nobel Prize winner honored with dedicated campus bike rack

The University of Missouri is honoring its Nobel Prize-winning scientist with an unusual accolade: a dedicated bicycle rack slot

'Brazen Botanist' sentenced to jail for plant thefts
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'Brazen Botanist' sentenced to jail for plant thefts

Massachusetts man who police dubbed the "Brazen Botanist" after he was captured on surveillance camera stealing plants from a porch pleads guilty

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Police officers grow beards for annual children's fundraiser

Police officers in New Hampshire and Maine are putting down their razors to raise money for children's advocacy groups