The man who got ‘too high’

File this under "stupid."


‘Mystery’ soda machine delivers a surprise every time

You never know what you're gonna get ...


This raccoon thinks its a dog

Little Pumpkin thinks she is just another canine.


Keep my pot pure

Some pot smokers in Colorado are getting out of joint -- over pesticides in their legal weed.


Man seeks woman … from 40 years ago

This is one really big "missed connection!"


Unlucky driver gets 1,645 traffic tickets

A Kuwaiti driver who apparently thought having license plates from another Gulf country would help avoid more than 1,600 traffic citations has been hit with a huge fine.


Wisconsin didn’t count lawn ornaments in deer tally

Wildlife officials are refuting a hoax suggesting they had mistakenly added deer lawn ornaments to the last two annual statewide deer tallies.


Do ‘it’ for Mom

If you won't do it for Denmark, maybe you'll do it for dear old mom.


Crash our wedding … please

Hey, the more the merrier!


That time a cougar climbed a power pole

To put it simply, it just wasn't a good day for this mountain lion in the California desert.


This resort has gone to pot

The Santee Sioux is opening the nation’s first marijuana resort on its reservation in South Dakota.


California surfing competition is for the dogs

Intrepid canines showed their surfing skills at the 7th annual "Surf City Surf Dog" competition as their owners and fans cheered them on.


Mark Wahlberg asks Pope’s forgiveness … for ‘Ted’

The actor begged forgiveness for many of the movies he's made.


This Halloween, carve up a Donald ‘Trumpkin’

Pumpkins are becoming political.


Man feared napping

State police say a man feared dead along an eastern Pennsylvania highway was just napping.


New Yorkers taking to the skies in effort to avoid ‘Popelock’

Daunted by the prospect of apocalyptic traffic snarls accompanying Pope Francis' visit, some busy New Yorkers were preparing to pay $95 for a five-minute helicopter ride from Manhattan's East Side to its West Side on Friday.


Droves of deer driving Oregon town nuts

A town in southern Oregon will hold a public meeting to discuss how to deal with droves of fearless deer that wander the streets, acting aggressively toward residents.


This adorable otter needs an inhaler

"Mishka" the sea otter knows what it's like to have trouble breathing.

FILE- In this 1970 file photo, Jimi Hendrix performs on the Isle of Wight in England. "People, Hell & Angels," out Tuesday, will be the last album of Hendrix's unreleased studio material, according to Eddie Kramer, the engineer who recorded most of Hendrix's music during his brief but spectacular career. That ends a four-decade run of posthumous releases by an artist whose legacy remains as vital and vibrant now as it was at the time of his death.

Strange but true: Hendrix’s hair up for auction

The hair, which is still in "vintage very good condition," is expected to fetch at least $60,000.


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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 9


A look back at the entertainment headlines that went down in history.

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‘Pan’ taps origins of Peter Pan’s 100-year pop culture adventure


In the century since Scottish author J.M. Barrie created Peter Pan for a stage play then a book, the Neverland universe has inspired movies, books, TV shows, plays, video games and even a pop psychology syndrome describing emotionally immature men.

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Keanu Reeves wants to have a third ‘Bill & Ted’ adventure


The "Matrix" star says a script for the third installment of the "excellent" time-traveling franchise is in the works.

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Volkswagen CEO faces tough questions in congressional hearing


Volkswagen's cheating on emissions with the use of software in diesel cars was not a corporate decision, but something that "individuals did," its U.S. chief executive says.

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McCarthy drops out of race for House speaker, election postponed


McCarthy had been the favorite to be selected as the official party choice to replace John Boehner.