'Cool It': Rowdy Parents Blamed For 'Alarming Shortage' Of High School RefereesParents of high school athletes in Ohio are being told to "cool it" at their kid's games in an attempt to stem an "alarming shortage" of officials and referees.
School District To Drop Lunch Menus To 'Minimum Level’ During Government ShutdownA school district in North Carolina has announced it will have to revise lunch menus to a "minimum level" to "conserve food and funding."
WATCH: Huge Rotating Ice Disc Mysteriously Forms In River"It looks like the moon has landed in Westbrook!" A massive disc of ice has formed in the Presumpscot River in Westbrook, Maine, a suburb of Portland.
Purrfect Tenants: 2 Cats Live Alone In A Silicon Valley Studio For $1,500/Mo.They may be Silicon Valley’s most unusual and pampered tenants: two cats are staying in a casita located behind a single-family home in Willow Glen.
President Trump Buys Clemson Football Team Feast Of 'American' Fast FoodTrump told reporters that he was providing the Tigers with the fast-food dinner -- "paid for by me" -- as a result of the shutdown.
New Apple Watch Helps Man Detect He Had An Irregular Heart BeatWhat started as a fun tech gift around Christmas ended up helping detect a Nashua man's health issue.
Should You Tip Your Flight Attendant? One Airline Is Encouraging ItThey take your order, serve up food and drinks, and come back to clean up. But should you tip your flight attendant? Frontier Airlines is encouraging it.
The Best Family And Learning Events In Sacramento This WeekFrom ice skating downtown to a California-inspired children's festival to an adventurous scavenger hunt, there's plenty to do when it comes to opportunities for learning and fun.
Female UFC Fighter Polyana Viana Pummels Man Who Tried To Rob HerDefinitely do not mess with Polyana Viana. The mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter left a man battered and bruised afer he allegedly tried to rob her in Rio de Janiero.
Meteorologist Jeremy Kappell Fired After Apparent MLK Jr. Slur Calls Incident 'Simple Misunderstanding'A TV meteorologist who was fired after being accused of using an on-air racial slur said he simply "jumbled" his words during the broadcast.
Officials: Teacher Vandalized Park With Human Feces To Ruin Principal's PartyDamage to the park totaled more than $2,300, including grills and tables that had to be replaced.
Teen's Alleged Wild Ride In Police Cruiser Captured On DashcamDash cam video from Grand Rapids shows a teen allegedly stealing a police cruiser. 
Cops Say A Would-Be Kidnapper Chased A Woman Into A Karate Studio... It Didn't End Well For HimA man tries to kidnap a woman by forcing her into his car, in north Charlotte, North Carolina. She breaks free, and runs into a nearby karate studio pleading for help.
911 Dispatcher Takes Call That Her House Is On FireA Virginia 911 dispatcher was on duty Thursday morning when she got a call that her own house was on fire.
Getting Your Vows Renewed? Las Vegas Now Offers A Vow RenewalLas Vegas marriage records officials have begun offering commemorative wedding vow renewal certificates for the first time.
Netflix Asking People To Stop Doing The 'Bird Box Challenge'The "Bird Box Challenge" is the first viral challenge of 2019 and Netflix is asking people to stop participating.
Teen Blinded By 'Terrifying' Mystery IllnessA Missouri teenager is fighting an illness that has left her completely blind and her doctors baffled.
Man Caught Allegedly Trying To Steal Bike Outside Police StationStealing a bike from a police station isn't a great idea, but that's what almost happened in Gladstone.
Hit-And-Run Suspect Gets Trapped Between Truck And WallA suspected hit-and-run driver was arrested after getting himself into an embarrassing predicament. 
Toddler Hurt After Falling Into Rhino Exhibit At Florida ZooOfficials say a 2-year-old girl has been injured after falling into the rhinoceros exhibit at a Florida zoo.
President Trump Would ‘Love To Run Against’ Elizabeth Warren In 2020President Donald Trump said he'd "love to run against" Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren in 2020.
NYC Saw Lowest Number Of Homicides In Decades In 2018New York City may have ended 2018 with the fewest homicides in decades, but it didn't take long into 2019 to register a sad statistic: the first killing of the new year.
Girl Born in Fairfield Believed to Be 1st Northern Bay Area Baby of 2019The Bay Area's first baby of 2019 is apparently a girl born born at 12:25 a.m. Tuesday to Elesha Matte and Kamehameha Quitugua of Fairfield.
DNA Test Reunites Brothers After 70 YearsTwo brothers have reunited after 70 years, thanks to a DNA test.
NASA Spacecraft Flies By Tiny Ice Planet Past PlutoAfter blasting off from Cape Canaveral more than a decade ago, NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has survived NASA's most distant exploration of another world.
Federal Employees Union Sues Government Over Lack Of PayA federal employee labor union is suing the US government for requiring "essential" employees to work without pay during the partial government shutdown.
College Student Rescues Cat That Fell In Frozen LakeA college student from Hobart, Indiana, is being praised as a hero after he rescued a cat that fell through the ice into a frozen lake. 
Family's Whirlpool Refrigerator Exploded Inside Their HomeA Florida family is grateful to be alive after they say their refrigerator exploded inside their home Saturday morning.
Caught On Camera: Man Stuffs Giant Reptile Cave Into Pants In Pet Store TheftA man walked into a pet store in Marion, Illinois, and was caught on camera stuffing a giant plastic shell down his pants.