Oddities

DES MOINES, Iowa - A burnt bowl of macaroni and cheese forced a brief evacuation at the Iowa Capitol.

Iowa Department of Administrative Services spokesman Caleb Hunter says somebody's lunch burned in

SLIDELL, La. - Quack! Quack! A duck call ringtone helped a Louisiana firefighter rescue six ducklings from a storm drain.

Spokesman Chad Duffaut of St.

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I.

Entries are piling up for a slogan contest being held this year by the North American Manure Expo.

The trade show, now in its 13th year, showcases the latest technology in manure handling, treatment

OAKLAND PARK, Fla.

BOISE, Idaho - Wildlife officials have wrangled a moose that meandered through a park in Idaho's largest city, the second sighting of the animal captured last year in Boise.

The 400-pound young femal

WINNIPEG - Prime Minister Stephen Harper has explained his Jets wardrobe malfunction.

AMESBURY, Mass.

MONROVIA, Ind.

LONDON - Don the Sheepdog might want to learn a new trick: applying the brakes.

The border collie inspired a traffic scare and social media gold after he plunged down a hill and onto a highway in his