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Chesapeake Bay Lighthouse Auctioned, With Strings Attached

The federal government has sold off a lighthouse in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay for a six-figure sum after a bidding war at auction.

Fish Fossil Catch From China Includes Oldest Teeth Ever

Researchers in China have found a major catch of fish fossils, including the oldest teeth from any species.

Wily Seal That Cruised to Pond Surrenders at Police Station

A wayward seal that wandered into a Massachusetts pond has surrendered to police after initially evading authorities' attempts to capture him.

Bargain Hunter Scores 700-Year-Old Medieval Times Document

A bargain hunter at an estate sale in Maine came away with a purchase that's downright medieval.

Panama Launch of Futuristic Oceanfront Home Goes Sideways

The unveiling of a futuristic luxury model home on Panama’s Caribbean coast tanked when the SeaPod Eco prototype perched above the water on a column slumped onto an adjacent dock.

Florida Highway Covered in Coors Light Beer After Semi Crash

A Florida highway had to temporarily close after a semitrailer carrying cases of Coors Light crashed and turned the roadway into a silver sea of beer cans.

Blind Dog Rescued From Hole at California Construction Site

Firefighters have rescued a 13-year-old blind dog that fell into a hole at a California construction site.

Key West Honors Queen Elizabeth at Southernmost Point Marker

The Southernmost Point marker in Key West, Florida, a landmark delineating the continental United States’ southernmost spot of land, became a memorial to Queen Elizabeth II when city workers installed a British flag and royal purple banner at the much-photographed site beside the Atlantic Ocean.

College Photos, Memorabilia of Elon Musk Auctioned for $165K

College photos of Tesla CEO Elon Musk and memorabilia from his girlfriend at the time has sold for $165,000 at auction.

Rabies Alert Issued Over Raccoon Taken Into North Dakota Bar

A woman walked into a North Dakota bar carrying a raccoon, leading health officials to warn those who had contact with the animal about possible rabies exposure.