A new species of fungus resembles tiny human beings, with fleshy heads, arms and legs.
An e-fit computer, which is normally used to draw pictures of wanted criminals, has been used to create images of "the most beautiful man and woman in the world."
Sara Griffin, a cyclist, was furious when workers failed to deal with potholes near her home in Edinburgh, Scotland, so she decided to fix the problem herself.
Kara Osbak uploaded a clip of her kitten in a room with a load of balloons to YouTube.com, and it quickly went viral.
A Pennsylvania man is dead after a headstone fell on him while he and his wife were decorating a relative's grave for Easter.
A couple were astounded when they discovered their unborn child was clapping along to music in the womb.
Aleira Avendano, a model from Caracas, Venezuela, achieves her minuscule 20-inch waist by wearing a corset 23 hours a day.
Firefighters in India were shocked when they were called to rescue a cat from a tree only to discover it was a leopard.
After Cleopatra the tortoise had her protective shell damaged through poor nutrition, a 3D printer helped save the animal.
One Direction fans are in a frenzy after Zayn Malik vacated the band and some are responding in more extreme manners than others.
Phillip Boyle was bewildered when he woke up from a regular Friday night out with his pals to discover he was in Thailand.
The wife of a man who authorities say faked his own death to defraud insurance companies out of millions appeared briefly in court on counts of insurance fraud.
A man called into a live U.S. political broadcast to discuss the influence of government with the TV host but instead began reciting the lyrics to "The Fresh Prince of Bel Air" theme song.
Authorities in North Carolina are looking at ways to take action against a Charlotte man who stands at his front door naked.
A southwestern Pennsylvania county judge says a man can avoid a seven-day jail term for missing jury duty 11 times in the last two years — if he pays a $500 fine.
Police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, say a man is facing a charge of attempted manslaughter after he confessed to shooting his 18-year-old son during an argument over orange juice.
Top porn stars Amia Mile and Peta Jensen have been cast in the new season of TV drama "True Detective."
Singer Amanda Palmer and her author husband Neil Gaiman are preparing to welcome their first child together.
The director of Will Ferrell and Kevin Hart's new comedy 'Get Hard' has defended the movie against accusations it contains racist jokes during a heated panel discussion at the South by Southwest festival in Texas.
A new Barbie doll, which can record everything its owner says, has set fear into privacy advocates.
The creator of the drama series 'Breaking Bad' has urged fans to stop throwing pizza at the real-life house of his drug dealer character, Walter White.
A Chihuahua was found in a women's checked-in-luggage at a New York airport.
Human meat eaters consume more than 7,000 animals in their lifetime, ...
Jayden Taljaard, 10, took a fake gun to a Friday class, where pupils were allowed to show off their toys. However, the teachers called the police thinking it was the real thing.
A Philadelphia jury is weighing murder charges in the death of a dancer who got silicone injections at a hotel to enhance her buttocks.
The dead body of a 14 foot python was discovered by walkers who were enjoying the countryside near a canal bridge.
Executives at Canada's central bank have urged "Star Trek" fans to stop a campaign to deface currency as a tribute to late actor Leonard Nimoy.
A New York man was so determined to get to work on time that he put a wooden dummy in his car so that he could use the carpool lane.
A restaurant's policy to give customers a percentage off their bill on their birthday actually became a 7-cent refund for man who turned 101.
A rare condition has left ginger tabby cat Natasha with oversized paws and six extra toes.
Austin Pledger grew 46DD breasts after taking prescribed drug Risperdal to deal with irritability associated with autism.
A kind couple got tattoos down their legs to replicate their daughter's birthmark so she would not feel different growing up.
There's a bad smell in parts of the Louisville, Kentucky, area but nobody knows where it's coming from.
Here and everywhere, people are debating the all-important question that has all but taken over Twitter: What color is this dress?
(ABC News) It appears the people charged with enticing travelers to Ithaca, New York, have thrown in the towel.
PARRISH, Fla. (CNN) Two admittedly nerdy people are facing a problem any hardcore fan can understand.
Kanye West's emotionally charged new single, 'Only One' is dedicated to his late mother and 18-month-old daughter. It's become an instant hit, with a little help from another musical genius, Paul McCartney, on keyboards.
(ABC News) Do you grimace when you hear some call a significant other 'bae' or throw out the word 'takeaway' in a meeting?
PARK CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Four months, 7,000 miles, 1 bus, all caught on camera. That's the Bus Life Adventure. It's the brain-child of professional snowboarder, Brock Butterfield.
Toy manufacturers have been getting backlash in recent years for making dolls too pretty, too skinny and too perfect-looking. Now, one doll is altering our perception of what it means to be beautiful.
AMERICAN FORK, Utah (Good 4 Utah) - A woman is reaching out to ask for your help, after she found a special gem at a yard sale.
OGDEN, Utah (Good 4 Utah) - A very special day for a Utah family, as they tried their hand at breaking a world record. Saturday afternoon, four generations from one family came together to go skydiving!
To build or not to build, that's been the question on the table for the city of Riverton after residents voiced concern over a plasma center going up right in their neighborhood.
Man vs high chair: high chair wins. This man got stuck inside the chair and his friends had a hard time getting him out.
ALBERTA, Canada (ABC NEWS) - After being teased on the beach, Tanis Jex-Blake posted an open letter on Facebook defending her right to show her body.
This video is going viral on YouTube right now. The child is crying because she thinks her little brother is so little and cute and doesn't want him to grow up.
DRAPER, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – Fire investigators have new information regarding house explosion in Draper Friday.
DRAPER, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Two months ago, I did a story on fitness gadgets and stumbled across a little nugget of information I never knew. I was starving myself. Not on purpose, I just never knew my fitness baseline so I was eating much less than my body needed.
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The cosmos has aligned, quite literally, for families, space geeks and insomniacs alike, as the Earth is set to intercept a new meteor shower late Friday into Saturday.