CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - The top of the world got a sunrise special Thursday - a "ring of fire" solar eclipse.
SPRING HILL, Fla. (AP) - They say neither rain nor snow nor gloom of night will stop the U.S. Postal Service, but an alligator could get in the way.
BOSTON (AP) - Archaeologists are giving a grassy hilltop overlooking iconic Plymouth Rock one last look before a historical park is built to commemorate the Pilgrims and the Indigenous people who once called it home.
WILLCOX, Ariz. (AP) - A bear in Arizona emerged unscathed from quite the power trip when it became stuck on a utility pole.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The cicadas were flying. The reporters hoping to join the president in Europe were not.
LUNENBURG, Mass. (AP) - Wally the golden retriever did exactly what his breed is supposed to do during a recent swim in a Massachusetts lake, retrieving a small rodent and giving it a ride to shore on his back before ending the trip with a little kiss - an interaction all caught on video by Wally's owner.
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) - The skeletons of two related Viking-era men, one who died in central Denmark and the other who was killed in England during a massacre ordered by a king, are set to be reunited for an exhibition opening in Copenhagen this month.
WELLS, Maine (AP) - Scientists have determined that a black substance that had settled near the shore line over several days at a beach in Maine is made up of millions of dead bugs.
BEIJING (AP) - Already famous at home, China's wandering elephants are now becoming international stars.
CINCINNATI (AP) - An amorous cicada was blamed for causing a car crash in Ohio.
JOHNSTON, R.I. (AP) - The same Rhode Island town that had to deal with a runaway steer earlier this year is now investigating reports of a donkey on the loose.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Philadelphia bike riders won't need their shirts, pants, skirts or even underwear - just a mask.