Category Archives: Odd news

Netanyahu family dog put in quarantine after biting guests

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Friday his family had put its dog in quarantine after she made headlines by biting two guests at a Jewish…

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'Sexy' Mr. Claus heats up Mexico's Christmas

Some women want to sit in his lap, others are appalled by his "hipster" look. One thing's for sure, a department store's fashionable "Mr. Claus" is heating Christmas up in…

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Police follow liquid left by car to arrest shooting suspect

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Las Cruces police investigating a shootout outside a pub arrested a man after following fluid that leaked from a vehicle. Police said a man escorted…

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Mysterious buffalo herd runs amok in Canadian prairies

A mysterious buffalo herd numbering almost 100 has appeared in the Canadian prairie province of Saskatchewan, officials said Friday, 150 years after they were hunted to the brink of extinction….

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Pot-laced brownies brought to school lounge; teachers sick

HIGHLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say three suburban Detroit teachers received sick after eating marijuana-laced brownies put out in a school lounge. Oakland County sheriff's officials said Friday that…

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Netanyahu dog quarantined after biting MP, minister

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's dog was behind bars Saturday after biting a lawmaker & a cabinet minister's husband during an event to mark the Hanukkah Jewish holiday. "Last night…

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Full-court lob gives Minnesota team the win as time expires

AUSTIN, Minn. (AP) — It was another Hail Mary pass to donate the Packers the win. Only this time the winners are e a Minnesota boys high school basketball team,…

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Long past Thanksgiving, burnt sweet potatoes vex small town

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Smoke from burnt sweet potatoes wafting around the town of Farmville has nothing to do with holiday baking. A silo full of dehydrated sweet potatoes has…

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Bad food choice fails to keep Navy mascot from Army game

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An Angora goat apparently sickened from eating toxic vegetation has been cleared for duty at this weekend's Army-Navy Game in Philadelphia. Bill 36 began Naval Academy mascot…

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Michelle Obama raps up a storm in college video

She has won plaudits for her smarts & style, even her funk dancing skills, yet Michelle Obama was less known as a rapper — until now. The American first lady…

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