MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (UPI) -- Security cameras at a South Carolina clinic were recording when a coyote followed a doctor into the building and quickly chased the man back outside.
The video shows Dr. Steven Poletti using ...Read more
Not many people are familiar with the word "Holodomor." Not in the same way that we're familiar with the word "Holocaust." But a genocide is a genocide, even when kept secret. The truth is that up to 10 million Ukrainians ...Read more
As one of the breakout stars of the Netflix original series "Orange Is the New Black," Jessica Pimentel brings life to complicated inmate Maria Ruiz. The actress has another side to her as well: musician. She fronts the ...Read more
Gary Shandling can be seen in "Dying Laughing," a new documentary on comedians, talking with exasperation about a young person who insisted that there must be a secret to success in stand-up. No secret, Shandling had tried...Read more
Most animals don't use a financial system of dollars and cents to claim their land. They just claim it. And then they fight for it, because most animals are territorial, meaning there's a certain amount of space they ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Oscar week is here, which means Hollywood's attention is more focused on gold statuettes than new movies opening at the multiplex. But Sunday's star-studded gala at the Dolby Theatre won't necessarily turn ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- About a week after Disneyland raised its ticket prices, Universal Studios Hollywood hiked attendance prices an extra $5 per visitor.
The daily ticket price at the gate rose to $120 from $115, on top of ...Read more
TAMPICO TAMAULIPAS, Mexico (UPI) -- A girl enjoying a snack on Mexico's Gulf coast attracted the attention of some unusual beggars -- a group of more than two dozen raccoons.
The video shows a girl standing near the water...Read more
EDMONTON, Alberta (UPI) -- A ferret netted its owner a driving ticket after the driver was pulled over during a 24-hour traffic stop in Canada.
The ticket was one of 2,442 citations handed out by Edmonton police during ...Read more
CABO SAN LUCAS, Mexico (UPI) -- A "celebrity" sea lion in Mexico was filmed jumping on the back of a boat to eat some fish offered by passengers.
The video shows a sea lion known to locals as Pancho jumping up on the back...Read more
POCATELLO, Idaho (UPI) -- An Idaho man had to wrestle with a deer to free its head from a large blue barrel and the moment was caught on video.
The video, captured by Tyler Peterson and posted to Facebook by Xtreme Idaho,...Read more
NEW YORK (UPI) -- An escaped bull that was captured by police after running loose in New York for several hours died during transport.
The loose bovine was first spotted in Jamaica, N.Y., on Tuesday morning after it ...Read more
XINXIANG, China (UPI) -- Passers-by on a Chinese street were treated to an odd spectacle: A car parked with two of its wheels balanced on stacks of bricks to make it even with stairs.
The car was spotted Friday on a ...Read more
Who benefited most from this year's Grammy Awards telecast?
That depends on which yardstick you use, but as usual the artists who scored performance slots generally experienced bigger immediate sales gains over actual ...Read more
Lupe Fiasco has been one of hip-hop's most gifted exponents and also one of its harshest critics. His public conflicts with executives at his major label home for most of the past decade, Atlantic Records, brought a ...Read more
AUSTIN, Texas (UPI) -- A Texas lawmaker hopes to pass legislation to discourage people from using the Chilean flag emoji to represent the Texas flag.
Republican State Representative Tom Oliverson authored House Concurrent...Read more
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (UPI) -- An Arizona woman is holding on to an unusual family heirloom -- an 85-year-old cookie given as a Valentine to her mother.
Scottsdale resident Penny Rickhoff said her family has been holding on ...Read more
BOSTON (UPI) -- A Massachusetts family was met with an unexpected visitor when an owl flew into their living room through the chimney.
Animal Rescue League shared photos of the barred owl that became trapped inside the ...Read more
PITTSBURGH (UPI) -- A group of college roommates teamed up to evict a rat from their Pittsburgh home using a barricade, a mop, and a broom.
Duquesne University senior Jody Mackin posted a video to Twitter showing what ...Read more
REYKJAVIK, Iceland (UPI) -- The president of Iceland shared his disdain for pineapple on pizza by announcing he would ban the topping.
While speaking at a high school in North Iceland President Guoni Th. Johannesson was ...Read more
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