Homeless Woman Tries to Steal Locomotive

Early Sunday morning, a homeless woman in Victorville was arrested for attempting to steal a rather conspicuous object: a Burlington Northern and Santa Fe locomotive.

Burlington Northern Santa Fe (Kevin P. Casey / Associated Press)

Photo: Mountain Lion Climbs Power Pole

A female mountain lion was captured in a rare photo showing the cougar perched atop a wooden pole in the Lucerne Valley desert on Tuesday.

Mountain Lion Pole (Associated Press)

Nevada Legislature Approves High-Speed Rail from SoCal to Vegas

Unlike the bullet train from San Francisco to Los Angeles championed by California Governor Jerry Brown, a proposed bullet train from Southern California to Las Vegas approved by the Nevada legislature last week would not rely on state funds. According to

Train to Vegas (Nick Bastian / Flickr / CC / Cropped)