Also, check out more of this week's weird news, including a Goodwill find in Texas that turned out to be an ancient Roman bust and a film about fancy public restrooms in Japan.
Here's a look at 13 events — good, bad and otherwise — that have occurred on a Friday the 13th.
After accidentally dropping her phone into an Olympic National Forest outhouse, a woman used dog leashes to tie herself off so she could reach it. She ended up falling into the toilet headfirst.
The man who inhaled the drill bit said he now keeps the it on a shelf at home.
In Rio de Janeiro, two rescue dogs have turned local mascots and budding online influencers after joining their rescuers' ranks, wooing their growing audience, one bark at a time.
Here's a look at some of the strangest news stories from the past week.
One of two flamingos that escaped from a Kansas zoo during a storm 17 years ago has been spotted on the coast of Texas, wildlife officials said.
Almost 60 years after artist Yves Klein's death, a receipt he wrote to prove ownership of his invisible artwork is up for sale, with Sotheby's estimating that it could fetch up to$551,000.
Friday the 13th has long been viewed as bad luck, but do bad things really happen more often on those days? Here's a look at 13 events — good, bad and otherwise — that have occurred on a Friday the 13th.
Contestants must carry a pancake in a frying pan and flip it at the beginning and end of the 415-yard race. The event began in Olney, England in the 15th century.
Also, check out more of this week's stranger news stories (like a man getting arrested for trying to enter a tiger enclosure after breaking into Boston’s Franklin Park Zoo).
The painting, dating from the 1930s, shows three torsos and heads with hair but no facial features; the vandal drew eyes on two of them with a ballpoint pen.
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Read through the obituaries published today in Lynchburg News and Advance.
Through a new program at Park View Community Mission, Lynchburg community leaders are stepping up to the plate to deliver sporting goods and apparel to city children in need.
As Russia’s devastating war on Ukraine continues, a local arts organization is responding with a unique art installation meant to raise both awareness and monetary donations for humanitarian aid that will help Ukrainian refugees.
State officials are refusing to release a document that purportedly undercuts Gov. Glenn Youngkin's desire to remove Virginia from a greenhouse gas reduction program.
A Collinsville woman has been charged with joining the riots at the U.S. Capitol, where federal authorities say she was photographed wearing a shirt that stated: “Yes, I’m a Trump girl.”
Virginia’s behavioral health agency says its regional staff — including employees in the field — won’t be affected by a new telework policy that Gov. Glenn Youngkin issued last week.
A Concord man who pleaded guilty in February to having a fully automatic machine gun while distributing large quantities of marijuana was sentenced this week to 15 years in prison, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's office.
A lawsuit filed in July by a dozen anonymous women who claimed Liberty University not only failed to help them after they reported sexual assaults or sexual misconduct but made the college more dangerous through its responses has been settled, according to court documents filed Wednesday.
As Lynchburg prepares for the return of summer heat, dog owners now will be required to find shelter for their pets if they are subject to "extreme weather" conditions for more than 30 minutes, following a code update by Lynchburg City Council on Tuesday.
A judge certified a felony charge of involuntary aggravated manslaughter against a Washington, D.C. man accused of driving under the influence in a crash that killed his sister and seriously injured another driver.
Bedford County will hold a public hearing next month on proposed redistricting that could change some residents' districts and polling places.
Dan Moy, a Republican challenging Good for the party’s nomination, and Josh Throneburg, the Democratic Party’s nominee for the November election, held simultaneous campaign events in the city Tuesday night.
Up to 4,114 customers in Bedford County could be connected to high-speed internet through provider ZiTel, LLC, within about 18 months following a near $19 million broadband expansion project.