Oddities

SOMERSET, Pa. - A western Pennsylvania man has paid a $500 fine to avoid being jailed for missing jury duty 11 times in the last two years.

Somerset County Judge D.

PLEASANTVILLE, Pa.

HURRICANE, Utah - The small southern Utah town of Hurricane might become a little quieter after a statue of a copper bull lost its most prominent private feature this weekend.

The sculpture holds a h

AKRON, Ohio - A charity calendar featuring women in their 80s and 90s from an Ohio assisted living facility is opening more than a few eyes.

The residents of Pleasant Pointe Assisted Living near Akro

PORTLAND, Ore.

CALABASAS, Calif.

SALEM, Ore.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida legislators filed more than 1,700 bills for consideration during their two-month session that ends in May.

MELBOURNE, Fla.

LONDON - Whimsically titled travelogue "Strangers Have the Best Candy" has won Britain's quirky Diagram Prize for the year's oddest book title.

The self-published work by Margaret Meps Schulte beat f