It was billed as a bubble soccer match, but in reality soccer had almost nothing to do with it.
What it really was was a chance to knock one of your friends head over heels without injuring them.
Leonard Nimoy, who died Friday at age 83, likely had the most famous lobes in Hollywood. As the logical half-human, half-alien Mr. Spock in "Star Trek," his pointy Vulcan appendages became a signature - and a nuisance - for the actor. Here's a few facts about those iconic ears:
A white dress that strongly resembles the custom gown taken from Lupita Nyong'o's hotel room earlier this week turned up Friday under a bathroom sink in the same hotel, a Los Angeles County Sheriff's official said.
A selection of such posters from World Wars I and II will be on display at the Oregon Historical Society in "The Art of War: Propaganda Posters of World Wars I & II" February 28 through December 7.
A Seattle real estate developer has been charged for the poisoning of 123 trees with salt in Chelan County, and detectives said the suspect did it to improve the views on his own land and sales of lots.
A driver grabbed a hatchet while having a verbal and non-verbal exchange with another driver about a questionable lane change Friday morning, Eugene Police said.
More than 300 guests attended and organizers say it was a huge success, with over $30,000 thousand raised.
The No. 44 NASCAR Sprint Cup car owned by small-budget Team XTREME was stolen from a hotel parking lot near Atlanta Motor Speedway, police said.
Police set off "flash-bang" stun grenades early Friday morning while serving a search warrant. Residents reported hearing explosions around 5 a.m.
Firefighters from Boise and Kuna fire departments helped rescue a Yellow Lab named Audi that fell about 30 feet off a cliff near Dedication Point Thursday afternoon.
A Roseburg man has been arrested in connection to a fire that damaged multiple units of a Roseburg storage facility.
A suicide pact circulated by a middle school student was inspired by a movie with a plot line similar to the 1978 Jonestown massacres, the school district said Friday.
The Ducks lost their fourth straight game, this one Thursday night at Matthew Knight Arena to the Golden Bears, 74-59.
The loss closed the door on a potential post-season WNIT appearance. In order to compete in the tournament, the Ducks would have had to win the two final games of their regular season and reach the semifinals of the Pac-12 tournament.
February 27 is International Polar Bear Day, organized by Polar Bears International.
A driver died when his pickup crossed into oncoming traffic and collided head-on with another pickup truck Thursday evening.
Leonard Nimoy, world famous to "Star Trek" fans through a beloved cult TV series and a half-dozen films as the pointy-eared, purely logical science officer Mr. Spock, has died.
It's the dress that's beating the Internet black and blue. Or should that be gold and white?
Madonna says she hit her head and suffered whiplash when she was yanked backward down some steps while performing live at the Brit Awards.
Prime Minister David Cameron said Friday that Britain's intelligence services do a good job and make "incredibly difficult judgments," after revelations that the masked Islamic State militant known as "Jihadi John" had been on their radar for years.
Suspects fleeing police crashed in front of a local brewery Wednesday afternoon.
An Oregon school district is reviewing its tardiness punishments after a picture posted on Facebook of a 6-year-old sitting behind a cardboard screen in the lunchroom generated widespread outrage.
A middle school student asked classmates to sign a "suicide pact," according to a letter the school principal sent home with students Thursday.