Kicker

Kicker: A place for a big dog

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Where does a 180-pound dog sit?

Kicker: State fossil

NICK EICHER, HOST: You’ve heard of official state flowers and state birds?

Kicker: Trashed treasure

MARY REICHARD, HOST: If you recently snatched a bed frame from the curb near Tufts University in Boston—thinking it was trash—you could be in for a big reward.

Kicker: Missing wedding ring

NICK EICHER, HOST: Somewhere in Illinois, someone is missing what might be a wedding ring.

Kicker: Perfect turnout

NICK EICHER, HOST: Residents of Ruso, North Dakota just re-elected 86-year old Bruce Lorenz to another term as mayor.

Kicker: Racoon star

MARY REICHARD, HOST: A raccoon in St. Paul, Minnesota became a social media sensation this week.

Kicker: Happy little zzzs

NICK EICHER, HOST: The late Bob Ross was known for his soothing tones for more than 10 years as host of The Joy of Painting on PBS.

Kicker: Airport alligator

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Passengers on a Spirit Airlines flight from Baltimore to Orlando were treated to a bit of the local fauna after their plane landed.

Kicker: A D.C. lobbyist with Down Syndrome

NICK EICHER, HOST: One of Washington, DC’s newest lobbyists is finding it easy to get face time with lawmakers.

Kicker: Kim Jong Un lookalike

NICK EICHER, HOST: A few days before the big U.S.-North Korea summit, a Kim Jong Un lookalike got a long second look — and it was a pretty thorough one.