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(Getty Images/Spencer Platt) Impaled cyclist rides 20 miles to hospital

A mountain biker in New Mexico who was impaled in the neck by a tree branch managed to ride 20 miles to the nearest hospital, despite having the nearly inch-wide branch sticking out of his neck.

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Police say man reached speeds of 120 mph with baby in car
An Allentown man faces charges of fleeing police and child endangerment after police say he led them on a seven-mile chase that reached speeds of more than 120 mph, with an 8-month-old baby in the vehicle.
French Scrabble champion doesn't speak French
Nigel Richards from New Zealand won the French-language Scrabble world championship despite not being able to speak French.
California woman offers home as prize in dessert contest
An Antioch woman is offering a sweet deal on her 1906 Craftsman home in Jackson. She's trading it for a great dessert.
Police: Passed out dad also put drugs in 2-year-old's cereal
An eastern Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges that he put prescription anti-anxiety medicine in his 2-year-old daughter's cereal bowl after first snorting the drug and passing out from it.
Police: Gunshot victim dropped off at Florida Wal-Mart
Police say a shooting victim was apparently taken by a friend to a South Florida Wal-Mart instead of a hospital and left outside the store.
Cops: Mom under influence at doughnut drive-thru with son, 2
An eastern Pennsylvania woman has been jailed on charges she was under the influence of an anti-anxiety drug at a Dunkin' Donuts drive-thru with her 2-year-old son in the car.
Becoming a dad? Expect to gain 3 to 5 pounds, study suggests
A new study suggests that fatherhood often comes with a weight gain of 3 to 5 pounds.
Sunbathers banned on French Riviera beach for Saudi king
The likely visit of Saudi Arabia's king to his family's French Riviera mansion has stirred the ire of beachgoers who will be banned from a stretch of sand.
Portland diner owner defends yelling at crying 2-year-old
The owner of a Portland diner is defending her actions and comments she made on social media after yelling at a 2-year-old child for crying in her restaurant.
'Say 2016!' Sisters snag selfies with presidential hopefuls
Addy and Emma Nozell aren't the first New Hampshire residents to collect photos of themselves with as many presidential candidates as possible. But the in the age of selfies and social media, the Merrimack sisters are attracting a lot of attention, so much so that candidates now arrive in the state ready for their close-ups with the teens.

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