Just in time for beach season, a new report from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says that great white shark populations are increasing off the east coast of the U.S. and Canada. The NOAA report says federal protections on the big fish, like the ban in 1997 on hunting the shark, have caused this surge in population.
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The Detroit Red Wings Twitter account decided that it was their place to hand out life lessons to their followers on Friday morning.
Close to 100 Chile fans stormed Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro Wednesday to get into the arena before the match against Spain. They broke the barriers, rushed past the security guards and into the media room, causing minor damage along the way.
A black bear wandered onto the field in the fifth inning of an American Legion baseball game in Juneau, Alaska between West Post 1 and Juneau Post 25, causing the umpire to delay the game.
With more people going into the oceans due to the season, it's easy to get sharks on the brain for summer. One guy in Australia had a little too close of an encounter with the largest carnivorous shark, the Great White.
Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon invited Seminole tribal elder Bobby Henry to visit Tropicana field in hopes he might be able to change the juju of the team. The team's dismal record of 24-40 this season makes them the worst out of all MLB teams.
Who says just because you're blind, you can't play baseball? The Seattle Sluggers, a blind baseball team, faced off against the blindfolded Seattle PD to play their own game of "beep baseball."
Ken, a nine-year-old Filipino boy, has raised enough money to house a small no-kill shelter for stray dogs and cats after dreaming about doing it for over a year.
Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker attended the Kentucky Derby and apparently bet big on winner California Chrome because he was spotted handing out $100 bills to random attendees as he was leaving the race.
Duke porn star Belle Knox has apparently started a trend among college students to use their bodies for paying off college costs. Co-ed girls are flocking to stripper poles and, more recently, buff males are making extra money by getting in the sheets with wealthy older women.
A Charleston construction worker is facing federal charges over a soda refill. Christopher Lewis was unaware that refills were not free at the Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center and it cost him $525 and his job.
The University of Connecticut beat Kentucky 60-54 in Monday night's national championship. This makes UConn the only school to get four national titles in the past 16 seasons.
Bob Knight, the famous basketball coach of Army, Indiana, Texas Tech, and the US men's Olympic team, expressed extreme unhappiness with the way the NBA is recruiting young players.
Last month, Reddit user fact_school_cat made an open request to the online forum for a custom painting of the Founding Fathers playing basketball.
USA hockey suffered a disappointing 1-0 loss to Canada Friday, leaving the Americans to play Finland for bronze on Saturday.
Daron Stinson, 21, has been arrested after he posted videos of himself threatening people with a fake gun to Instagram. Stinson, an aspiring comedian, billed the terrifying acts as pranks.
When someone asks if they can use your phone for a shot on TV news, you might want to make sure that you know what bookmarks are on your browser. Some poor soul over at WGN learned that the hard way.
Take a ride down the Olympic snowboarding course that scared away top American snowboarder Shaun White, thanks to video taken by Russian Olympian Alexey Sobolev.
Broadway Joe Namath didn't disappoint in swagger when he did the coin toss for Super Bowl XLVIII. He strutted to the field wearing a huge fur coat, predictably enraging PETA members everywhere.