Apr 21, 2014 12:18pm

World’s Largest Weenie Roast? Where Recalled Hot Dogs May Go

The 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer wieners recalled by Kraft may have a fighting chance of making it to the grill after all. “When we issue a recall, we always put safety first,”  Joyce Hodel of Kraft Corporate Affairs told ABCNews.com. “If the recalled product… Read More »

By ABC News

Apr 21, 2014 10:40am

‘Boston Strong’ Runners Say Why They’re Racing Today

They’re “Boston Strong” — and that’s only one of many reasons they’re running. In the video above, 11 marathon runners say why they will be at the starting line today. The answers range widely, but they’re all inspiring — from running for friends and family… Read More »

By Rich McHugh

Apr 21, 2014 7:42am

Boston Marathon Bombing: Brothers Who Lost Legs Find Hope; Mom Wants ‘Death Penalty’

Paul and JP Norden are brothers and best friends, and for many, they represent the defiance and resilience Boston showed after the bombings at the famed Boston marathon last year. The Norden brothers each lost a leg in the double explosions on April 15, but… Read More »

Apr 20, 2014 12:27pm

Car Dashcams Capture Possible Meteorite Above Russia

Whatever it is, it looked quite spectacular. Several car dashcams captured video showing a bright blue and red flashing object streaming through the sky above the city of Murmansk shortly after 2 a.m. Russian time on Saturday. Officials have neither confirmed nor denied the object… Read More »

Apr 20, 2014 11:57am

What the Heck is a Bilby?

Photos of Prince George enjoying a curious meeting with a bilby named after him while on a trip to Sydney’s Taronga Zoo on Sunday not only elicited a collective “aww” from the Internet, but also posed the (very serious) question: what on earth is a… Read More »

By Jaime Lutz

Apr 19, 2014 9:05pm

Jesus-Like Image Appears in California Cafe Pancake

They’re claiming it’s a delicious miracle. A cafe in Norco, Calif., says that the Mickey Mouse pancake it was trying to make on Good Friday ended up looking like Jesus Christ, something they’re taking as a sign from above. “The night before, she [his wife… Read More »

By Gillian Mohney

Apr 19, 2014 6:38pm

Woman Sues After ’8THEIST’ Plate Denied, ‘BAPTIST’ Approved

A woman filed a federal lawsuit alleging that her First Amendment rights were violated when she was denied a license plate that would proclaim her atheist views in New Jersey, though a plate reading “BAPTIST” was approved. According to the suit, Shannon Morgan of Leesberg,… Read More »

By Jaime Lutz

Apr 19, 2014 2:26pm

Lucky Woman Buying Lottery Ticket Narrowly Escapes Truck Crash

She may already be a winner: A woman buying a lottery ticket at a Chicago convenience store came within inches of being crushed by a pickup truck that crashed into the store. The Ford pickup hit two other cars in the intersection Friday before crashing… Read More »

Apr 18, 2014 4:34pm

Man Finds 6-Carat Diamond in Park, Doesn’t Plan to Keep It

It would appear we’re all in the wrong profession. David Anderson, of Murfreesboro, Ark., just found a 6.19-carat white diamond at the Crater of Diamonds State Park, and he doesn’t even plan to keep it. The  treasure hunter is reportedly planning to sell the diamond… Read More »

By Jeffrey Cramer

Apr 18, 2014 4:15pm

Pool Light Likely to Blame for Boy’s Death, Police Say

A 7-year-old boy died after he was electrocuted in his own family pool, and investigators are focusing on the pool light as the cause, police said. Calder Sloan was swimming in his pool in the backyard of his home with a friend on Sunday afternoon… Read More »