April Fools Day News
You again? Penguins face familiar foe in Capitals
Penguins hardly taking Capitals lightly as yet another playoff rematch looms
Bizarre UK police sketch ignites internet frenzy
When a local English police force issued a police sketch of a suspect wanted for a burglary, they were hoping social media users would help them catch the suspect. Instead, the internet thought it was a prank. We've issued an efit for of a suspect in a distraction burglary in Stratford in February.
Bachelor Arie Luyendyk Jr. apologizes to those 'effected personally' by April Fools' joke
"The Bachelor" star Arie Luyendyk Jr. has apologized to "women struggling from infertility" after what fans are calling an inappropriate joke on April Fools' Day. After a joke on Sunday involving a fake pregnancy, Luyendyk tweeted today, "I do have sympathy for women struggling from infertility. My
One couple's April Fools' Day joke was actually a surprise wedding: 'It was just a perfect day to do this'
One couple pulled off the ultimate bridal April Fools' Day prank: They surprised their friends and family with a wedding. Jarnell and Kevin Swecker invited 160 guests to what they dubbed their engagement party last year. The bride told ABC News they were sure to use an electronic invitation instead
Spring snowstorm headed toward Northeast; 5th major storm since March
After pounding the Midwest, a spring storm is getting ready to hit the Northeast early Monday -- the fifth major storm since March to barrel through the region. By around 3 a.m., Scranton, Pennsylvania and Hartford, Connecticut, will be blanketed by about 1 to 4 inches of a slushy mix of rain and
April Fools' Day : How did it start?
Almost everyone has fallen victim to an April Fools’ Day joke. But why does this tomfoolery take place every year on April 1? The origin of the holiday is a bit tricky. Some historians trace back the impish tradition to Geoffrey Chaucer's “The Canterbury Tales” in 1392. One of them, called “The
Mother who struggled with infertility says April Fools' jokes about pregnancy can hurt
Two years after Chelsey Cardinal first cautioned women against joking about pregnancy on April Fools' Day , the school teacher is now a mom but said she still doesn't find such humor funny. When Cardinal posted the warning to Instagram two years ago, she had been struggling for 18 months with
April Fools' Day pregnancy jokes aren't funny to women struggling with infertility
This story was originally published on April 1, 2016. On April Fools' Day, you can bet that one of your friends will pull the oft-told "I'm pregnant" joke. Even singer Gwen Stefani used the joke to prank her fans this year, sharing a photo of a sonogram on Instagram and captioning the pic, "It's a
Colbert jokes that he finally agrees with Trump on something: 'CNN lies'
Stephen Colbert on Thursday night joked that he finally "sincerely" agreed with President Donald Trump on one thing: "CNN lies." The "Late Show" host played a clip from the night before when comedian Dana Carvey did an impersonation of incoming national security adviser John Bolton, which CNN wrote
Doughnuts, puppies and succulents: Brides walk down the aisle with unconventional bouquets
Brides are mixing it up with unusual, bold bouquets for their walks down the aisle. In lieu of traditional flower arrangements, some brides are personalizing their bouquets with distinctive or sentimental items, or putting modern twists on classic combinations. Martha Stewart style director Naomi