Kim or Trump? Hanoi barber offers leaders’ hairdos for free
Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un have become the latest style icons in Hanoi, a week before their second summit in Vietnam’s capital.
Faeroes to close for tourists due to maintenance
The Faeroe Islands, an 18-island archipelago midway between Iceland and Scotland, is closing for tourists for a weekend in April _ unless they want to help locals keep the rocky isles unspoiled.
Dog shoots man: German court rules owner not fit for license
A German court has ruled that a dog owner isn’t fit to carry a firearms license after his dog shot him with a rifle.
Man’s shooting range wedding proposal was right on target
A New Jersey couple is giving marriage a shot after a man surprised his girlfriend by proposing at an indoor shooting range, armed with a special target.
Burglar crashes car into Oklahoma adult novelty store
Police in Tulsa are searching for a man who crashed his car into the glass doors of an adult novelty shop then ran inside and stole lingerie and sex toys.
Authorities remove cougar from tree outside California home
Firefighters have rescued a very big cat _ a mountain lion _ from a tree outside a home in the Southern California desert.
Italian soccer team loses 20-0 after fielding only 7 players
A third-tier Italian soccer team had a day to forget when it lost 20-0 after being able to field only seven players, all of them teenagers.
Met Museum says it’s returning stolen coffin to Egypt
New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art says it’s returning an ancient coffin to Egypt after learning it was stolen from the country in 2011.
Beer from 1886 shipwreck may yield new brew
A bottle of beer from a 133-year-old shipwreck may yield yeast for a new brew in upstate New York.
Candy company exec who mass-produced Peeps gets his own day
With prime Peeps season about to get underway, the Pennsylvania city where they’re “born” is honoring the man who brought marshmallow chicks to the masses.
Woman rescued after getting stuck in Houston home’s air vent
Authorities says they rescued a woman who got stuck trying to enter a vacant Houston home through an air vent.
Home investor finds staircase booby-trapped with a knife
A Philadelphia real estate investor says a home he was scoping out came with an unadvertised surprise _ a stairway booby-trapped with a swinging knife.
Nightmare: Man’s car stolen while he’s asleep in back seat
A man’s nap in the back of his car in Delaware turned into a nightmare after the car he was sleeping in was stolen and crashed.
Unclaimed $1.5B prize: South Carolina could be big loser too
The winner of a $1.54 billion lottery jackpot in South Carolina has yet to come forward, and that could make the state a big loser too.
Hungry bear goes for ride after getting stuck on trash truck
Drivers were startled to see a hungry bear that got stuck in the back of garbage truck and took a ride across a stretch of eastern North Carolina.
Cockroaches named after exes to be fed to Texas zoo animals
Not in the Valentine’s Day spirit? A Texas zoo has a cockroach that can help.
Purse lost in school in the 1950s to be reunited with owner
A purse containing a prom invitation, bubble gum wrappers and other trinkets from 1950s America will be returned to its now 82-ear-old owner after workers found it while demolishing part of a southern Indiana high school.
Indictment: Man left caged pit bull to drown in rising tide
A man accused of leaving a young pit bull mix to drown in a cage at water’s edge in a rising tide last summer has been indicted on animal cruelty charges.
Russia teen refits car, gets shoutout from Elon Musk
A Russian teenager has refitted his car to make it drive backward and got a shoutout from Tesla CEO Elon Musk.