Banksy artwork self-destructs moment after $1.4 million sale

LONDON (AP) — A Banksy artwork has self-destructed moments after being sold at auction for 1.04 million pounds ($1.4 million), in a prank apparently orchestrated by the elusive street artist. ...

Column: Booba's in France, a place he really, really loves!

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — Bubba Watson — or "Boo-ba," as he's known in these parts — is trying hard to shed his image as the Ugly American. He doesn't just like France...

Video shows daredevil motorcyclist doing stunts in New Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Video has surfaced showing a daredevil motorcyclist who was spotted in New Taipei City doing dangerous stunts on busy city streets Saturday afternoon.  Bonaventure...

Roy Moore sues Sacha Baron Cohen over 'defamatory' TV prank

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Failed U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore is suing comedian Sacha Baron Cohen for defamation after being pranked on Cohen's television show. The lawsuit filed We...

Woman uses Tinder to prank dozens of men into dating contest

NEW YORK (AP) — A woman has used the Tinder dating app to prank more than 100 men into showing up for a date that turned out to be a "Hunger Games"-style competition. The New York Ti...

Colorado legislative aide punished for Putin portrait prank

DENVER (AP) — An adviser to a Democratic legislative leader in Colorado has been punished for helping a progressive group put a picture of Russian President Vladimir Putin on brief display at the stat...

The Latest: Judge calls for defense in Kim Jong Nam killing

SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) — The Latest on the murder trial of two Southeast Asian women in the assassination of the North Korean leader's half brother (all times local): 12:30 p.m. ...

Key ruling due for women on trial in Kim Jong Nam killing

SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) — Two women on trial for the brazen assassination of the North Korean leader's half brother have arrived at a Malaysian court for a key ruling. The judge is ...

Judge may acquit women or call defense in Kim Jong Nam trial

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Two Southeast Asian women on trial in Malaysia for the brazen assassination of the North Korean leader's half-brother could be acquitted Thursday or called to enter their...

Boys say they put black doll in noose at playground as prank

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two pre-teen boys say they pulled a prank by putting a black doll hanging from a noose above a playground that partly sits on top of a burial site for 5,000 black Philadelphia resi...

After Putin prank, Trump portrait to adorn Colorado Capitol

DENVER (AP) — President Donald Trump will soon join the Colorado Capitol's wall of presidential portraits after all. Colorado's Senate Republicans said Thursday they had quickly rais...

Tracking bobcats: Researchers need help finding GPS collars

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — In a couple of weeks, collars on cats across the state will be falling off. But it's not some prank or devious experiment — it's one of the largest studies of ...

NASCAR's Cup Series a three-car race? 2nd half will tell

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Erik Jones created so much smoke during his burnout that he had trouble breathing afterward. His first career Cup victory Saturday night at Daytona Interna...

Angry Bird: Brazil's World Cup mascot popular with fans

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — It took an angry-looking bird to get Brazilians hooked on their World Cup mascot. Canarinho, the yellow canary with a furious face that represents some of the fa...

Comedian says he prank-called Trump aboard Air Force 1

WASHINGTON (AP) — A comedian says he spoke with President Donald Trump by phone after posing as a senator and that the call was patched through while the president was aboard Air Force One. ...