Emergency C-section performed on a gorilla

Baby gorilla delivered via rare C-section

SAN DIEGO, Calif. (CNN) — The veterinary staff at the San Diego Zoo had to perform a rare emergency C-section on one of the animals. An 18-year-old gorilla gave bi...…
A package of Kraft parmesan cheese is seen in Washington, Tuesday, March 11, 2014. Looking for American-made parmesan cheese on the grocery aisle? If the European Union gets its way, you may not be able to find it. Also missing could be domestic asiago, feta and gorgonzola. The cheeses would still be there, but their names might be different. As part of free trade talks, the European Union is expected to propose to ban the United States from using certain European cheese names if the cheese is made here. (AP Photo/J. David Ake)

Europe wants its Parmesan back, seeks name change

WASHINGTON (AP) — Would Parmesan by any other name be as tasty atop your pasta? A ripening trade battle might put that to the test. As part of trade talks, the European Uni...…
Recreational marijuana numbers

Colorado marijuana numbers breakdown

DENVER, Colo. (KUSA/CNN) — The first number is $14-million. That’s how much in dollars people spent on recreational marijuana in Colorado during the fi...…
Project CUPID

Good idea? A drone with a stun gun at SXSW

AUSTIN, Tex. (CNN) — There could be a new tool in crime fighting…by air. Chaotic Moon Studios showed off a drone that can remotely stun a person, but its cre...…
Fortune cookies nets woman $2M

Fortune cookies nets woman Powerball $2M

NEW YORK (WABC/CNN) — A woman in New York is two-million dollars richer — thanks to a fortune cookie. 75-year-old Emma Duvoll from the Bronx used the numbe...…
Man sues casino after losing $500K

Man sues casino after losing $500K

(KSNV/CNN) — A California man who lost $500,000 at blackjack and pai gow is suing a new Las Vegas casino, alleging he was too drunk to be allowed to gamble over a 17-...…
This image provided by the Saddle Ridge Hoard discoverers via Kagin's, Inc., shows one of the six decaying metal canisters filled with 1800s-era U.S. gold coins unearthed in California by two people who want to remain anonymous. The value of the "Saddle Ridge Hoard" treasure trove is estimated at $10 million or more. (AP Photo/Saddle Ridge Hoard discoverers via Kagin's, Inc.)

Couple stumbles upon $10 million in rare coins

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Northern California couple out walking their dog on their property stumbled across a modern-day bonanza: $10 million in rare, mint-condition gol...…
State to pay $300 for Nimitz Highway sign fail

State to pay $300 for Nimitz Highway sign fail

A new sign in Kalihi has many people scratching their heads. A sign at the corner of Kalihi Street and Nimitz Highway says, “Left lane closed when closed.” The Departmen...…

Goat on the lam snarls NJ’s Pulaski Skyway traffic

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — A goat believed to have escaped en route to a slaughterhouse snarled the morning commute along one of the busiest roadways in northern New Jersey on Tuesday, leading police on a nearly two-hour…

Thailand urged to explore edible insect market

BANGKOK (AP) — Researchers say Thailand is showing the world how to respond to the global food crisis: by raising bugs for eating. The United Nations’ Food and Agricultural Organization released a study and handbook Tuesday on what…

Ferris wheel ride world record broken in Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) — A manager of Chicago’s Navy Pier rode the tourist spot’s Ferris wheel for more than two days — 384 times, up and around — bringing the world record for the longest ride to the birthplace…

Brazilian woman survives harpoon shooting

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A 28-year-old woman miraculously survived after her husband accidentally shot her in the mouth with a harpoon, Brazilian officials said Wednesday. The Rio de Janeiro State Health Department said in a statement that…

Kenya co. turns old sandals into colorful objects

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The colorful handmade giraffes, elephants and warthogs made in a Nairobi workshop were once only dirty pieces of rubber cruising the Indian Ocean’s currents. Kenya’s Ocean Sole sandal recycling company is cleaning the East…