Thursday, November 23, 2017

Bizarre News

Lucky carrot: Alberta woman finds mother-in-law's lost ring

Lucky carrot: Alberta woman finds mother-in-law's lost ring

CAMROSE, Alberta — A Canadian woman who lost her engagement ring 13 years ago while weeding her garden on the family farm is wearing it proudly again after her daughter-in-law pulled it from the ground on a misshapen carrot.Mary Grams, 84, said...
Updated: 3 months ago
Police: Stripper from Tampa thought his partner was a cannibal so he stabbed him in the eyes

Police: Stripper from Tampa thought his partner was a cannibal so he stabbed him in the eyes

A male stripper from Tampa is accused of stabbing his partner multiple times in the eyes with a pen after he suspected he was a cannibal, according to WTVJ and a report acquired by the station.Justin Calhoun, 24, is being held without bond on an atte...
Updated: 3 months ago
Selfie gone wrong: Woman causes $200k worth of damage (w/video)

Selfie gone wrong: Woman causes $200k worth of damage (w/video)

A woman in Los Angeles took what could be the most costly selfie in history.She lined up a photo at The 14th Factory, a Los Angeles art museum, and accidentally tipped over a row of pedestals that held various artworks. The museum said that three scu...
Updated: 4 months ago
Cocoa High student catches massive gator (w/ video)

Cocoa High student catches massive gator (w/ video)

A local high school student made quite the catch Monday: a 12 and a half foot long gator.Josh Padrick, a local football player, was hunting for his family business when he saw the alligator."We initially saw the gators head and we were able to realiz...
Updated: 4 months ago
Teen camper wakes up to 'crunching noise' -- and discovers his head is inside a bear's mouth

Teen camper wakes up to 'crunching noise' -- and discovers his head is inside a bear's mouth

Asleep in the mountains northwest of Boulder, Colo., a teenage camp counselor was awakened Sunday morning by a loud crunching sound.The noise was the sound of large teeth scraping against his skull, he told Denver ABC-affiliate KMGH. A black bear, th...
Updated: 5 months ago
'Too hot,' says South Daytona mother on way to jail after leaving child in hot car, police say (w/ video)

'Too hot,' says South Daytona mother on way to jail after leaving child in hot car, police say (w/ video)

A woman faces charges after she left her child locked in the backseat of her car in a Dollar General parking lot. Colleen Walker, 30, from Volusia county, was charged with neglect of a child. The temperatures in the car reached 110 degrees, according...
Updated: 5 months ago
Fishing company execs cut meeting short to fish from their balcony (w/ video)

Fishing company execs cut meeting short to fish from their balcony (w/ video)

For virtually every other company, this story would sound ridiculous. But for Salt Strong, a fishing company, it seemed to be another day in the life.Part way through their morning meeting on the third floor of a Harbour Island building, one of them ...
Updated: 5 months ago
This baby was born on a flight from Fort Lauderdale. Now he'll fly free for life

This baby was born on a flight from Fort Lauderdale. Now he'll fly free for life

Little Christoph Lezcano is not the world's most patient newborn, but he may be the savviest.The 7-pound baby boy was born mid-flight on a Spirit Airlines flight from Fort Lauderdale to Dallas Saturday. The prize for being a rare aircraft baby? Free ...
Updated: 5 months ago
Yale dean on leave over offensive Yelp reviews leaves post

Yale dean on leave over offensive Yelp reviews leaves post

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — A Yale University dean who was placed on leave over offensive reviews she posted on Yelp has left her position at the Ivy League institution, school officials said Tuesday.Pierson College Dean June Chu last month issued a pub...
Updated: 5 months ago
Georgia man fried to death at Publix, wife sues

Georgia man fried to death at Publix, wife sues

A Georgia man died after falling into a deep fryer in a Publix in 2015. Now, his wife is filing a wrongful death lawsuit against the grocery chain, claiming the store was at fault when he fell into the fryer.According to the Atlanta Journal Constitut...
Updated: 5 months ago