Category Archives: Odd news

School rejects yearbook photo of girl with bow, no arrows

DERRY, Pa. (AP) — The mother of a western Pennsylvania high school student says a yearbook photo of her holding a bow was rejected because officials consider it a weapon….

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Company stakes claim to mystery 747s left at Malaysia airport

The head of an air cargo start-up said Friday his company had legally purchased three Boeing 747s left idle at Malaysia's airport & he was "stunned" by the airport's claim…

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Connecticut teen tests fire-breathing, turkey-roasting drone

By Richard Weizel MILFORD, Conn. (Reuters) – A young Connecticut man has cooked up a flame-throwing drone that roasts turkeys, yet his latest foray into unmanned flight has drawn the…

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Moscow authorities to offer free Wi-Fi at cemeteries

MOSCOW (AP) — As part of their campaign to bring Wi-Fi to crowded public spots in the Russian capital, Moscow authorities are connecting up an unlikely new location: cemeteries. The…

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Thai king's dog spells box office magic

An animated film based on the Thai King's favourite dog, a potent symbol used by the monarch through stories to dispense advice to the nation, has this week shot to…

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Dieting Dog Crowned Pet Slimmer Of The Year

A beefy bullmastiff who lived on a diet of pizza, roast dinners & bowls of cereal has ditched her unhealthy ways – & won himself a doggy dieter award. After…

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Chocolate Slices Are Like Cheese Slices, But Better

Obviously chocolate is the best thing ever & as it’s Christmas it’s an excuse to eat all of it – yet now it has just received even better than it…

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Hounded: Netanyahu's dog bites two guests

A dog recently adopted by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu bit a lawmaker & a minister's husband during an event to mark the Hanukkah religious holiday, Israeli media reported Thursday….

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Friendship of tiger and goat tugs at Russia's heartstrings

A goat sent to a Russian safari park as live prey for a Siberian tiger has instead befriended the huge cat & the two have become inseparable in a story…

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Kansas deputies confront nude Oregon man taking pictures

NEWTON, Kan. (AP) — Kansas authorities say an Oregon man was urged to head home after he was spotted taking pictures of a wheat field wearing nothing "but a hat…

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