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Sculpture of Humpty Dumpty on a toilet stolen in Wisconsin

Police in Wisconsin are attempting to locate a $1,400 bronze sculpture of nursery rhyme character Humpty Dumpty sitting on a toilet. The Madison Police Department said the sculpture, named Dumpty Humpty, was stolen from an Art Fair on the Square vendor’s booth. The vendor said she had seen two men lingering around her booth while […]

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Giant tooth sculpture made from toothbrushes earns world record

Pharmaceutical firm Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories received a Guinness World Record after using about 80,000 toothbrushes to create a sculpture of a giant tooth. The company created the 40-foot sculpture, dubbed Fastminar, at Terna Dental College in Navi Mumbai, India. Guinness World Records confirmed the finished work was the world’s largest toothbrush sculpture of a body […]

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Orange lobster at Arizona restaurant donated to aquarium

A lobster with an unusual bright orange coloration was spared the dinner plate at an Arizona restaurant and given a new home at an aquarium. Workers at Nobu Japanese restaurant at the Fashion Square Mall in Scottsdale said the lobster stood out from among its peers after a recent delivery. “One, in particular, more or […]

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Florida woman’s pair of identical Mega Millions tickets win $2 million each

A Florida woman who purchased two identical lottery tickets for the same Mega Millions drawing ended up winning a $2 million jackpot — twice. The Florida Lottery said Susan Fitton, 64, of Boca Raton, purchased two tickets that matched all five white balls, missing only the Mega Ball, in the Sept. 14 Mega Millions drawing. […]

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Hiker encounters loose emu in Colorado nature area

A visitor to a nature area in Colorado captured video of her unexpected encounter with a non-native animal: an emu. Lydia McCracken said she was walking with her grandparents and her dog in the McMurry Natural Area in Fort Collins when they were approached by the flightless bird, which is native to Australia. “He just […]

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Florida gun collector solves mystery of Louisiana’s long-lost moon rock

A long-lost moon rock presented to the state of Louisiana by NASA after the Apollo 17 mission in 1972 has been returned to the state by a Florida man who purchased the plaque to use the wood for gun repairs. The Florida man, who chose to remain anonymous, said he frequently buys plaques at garage […]