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. ...

Prosecutor: Suspects in N. Korean death are trained killers

SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) — Prosecutors say two Southeast Asian women on trial for killing the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader are trained assassins who used "criminal force" to rub the ...

Women accused of poisoning NKorean scion arrive for trial

SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) — Two women accused of poisoning the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader have arrived at court for closing arguments in a murder trial that could send the women to ...

Servais: Who was that mustachioed man?

BOSTON (AP) — Seattle manager Scott Servais kept up the ruse on Friday night, denying that he saw Ichiro Suzuki in disguise in the Mariners dugout at Yankee Stadium. And he mostly ke...

Costa Rica fan wins dream trip to the World Cup in Russia

SAMARA, Russia (AP) — Martin Gomez twice hung up his phone thinking he was part of a prank or scam. The third time he took the call, and learned he'd won an all-expense paid trip to the World Cup, Gom...

Costa Rica fans get surprise call about free World Cup trip

SAMARA, Russia (AP) — Costa Rica fan Martin Gomez hung up the phone twice, thinking it was a prank call or a scam. But the third time he took the call, he cried with joy. Gomez had j...

Police: Intern's fake grenade gift resulted in bomb scare

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say an intern at a New York City courthouse brought a fake grenade to work as a gag gift and wound up getting the building evacuated. The New York Police Depar...

Report: Polish lawmaker fears being target of arson attack

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish media are reporting that a fire broke out in the building where a prominent Polish opposition lawmaker lives, and the politician says he fears he could have been the targe...

Missouri teen barred from graduation after school sale prank

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (AP) — An 18-year-old who put his suburban Kansas City high school for sale on Craigslist has been banned from graduation after the senior prank went awry. ...

UK slams Russian pranksters over Boris Johnson call

LONDON (AP) — Britain's Foreign Office is criticizing "childish" pranksters who called Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson posing as the leader of Armenia. The Guardian newspaper says Jo...

US bishop at royal wedding thought invitation was a prank

LONDON (AP) — The American bishop whose sermon caused a stir at the wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle thought the invitation was a prank. Rev. Michael Curry told ITV that he t...

Police praise Wisconsin students for prank that was illusion

CUMBERLAND, Wis. (AP) — Police had praise for students who created an illusion for a senior class prank that appeared to show a car had crashed into the principal's office. Students ...

Foreign woman reveals breast in Google Maps view of southern Taiwan 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In what appears to be a bizarre prank, Taiwanese netizens have discovered that a voluptuous female foreign national posted a video of herself on Google Maps during which s...

Public Storage Announces Mother’s Day Video Contest Winner

GLENDALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 10, 2018--Just in time to celebrate moms this weekend for Mother’s Day, Public Storage (NYSE:PSA) is pleased to announce the winner of its Things She Saved Video...

Review: The prank-loving cops of 'Super Troopers' return

A goofy sense of inconsequentiality is an underappreciated trait in comedies. There's an abiding charm to movies so low in their stakes and so loose in their order that they feel as if at any moment t...