Odd Side

The Odd Side – September 20, 2017

Vermont Police Seek Panda-Costume Wearing Theft Suspect WILLISTON, Vt. (AP) – A Vermont police department is asking for help identifying a suspect wearing a panda costume believed to have stolen…

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The Odd Side – September 12, 2017

Sheep Get Loose, Dodge Traffic in Alaska’s Biggest City ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) – Bears and moose are a common sight on Alaska roadways, but drivers in the state’s largest city…

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The Odd Side – September 5, 2017

‘Suspect Apprehended!’ Police Nab 6-foot Miami Beach Python MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) – A 6-foot Burmese python slithered near a popular Miami Beach mall, scaring the crowd outside a convenience…

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The Odd Side – August 29, 2017

Bourbon, Pizzas and Now Spaghetti Sauce Cover Arkansas Roads CAMDEN, Ark. (AP) – It’s a smorgasbord on Arkansas highways, with the third food spill in as many weeks. A truck…

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The Odd Side – August 22, 2017

Men Say They’ve Set Record for Traversing Boston’s Subway REVERE, Mass. (AP) – Two Boston-area residents say they’ve set the world record for traveling to every stop on the city’s…

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The Odd Side – August 15, 2017

Cleaning Caper: Intruder Cleans Apartment, Takes Nothing ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) – A Virginia man returned home from a trip and found that his apartment had been broken into — and…

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The Odd Side – August 8, 2017

Horses Snack on Watermelons After Spill on Philly Street PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Some lucky carriage horses in Philadelphia got a summertime treat after a truck spilled a load of watermelons…

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The Odd Side – July 25, 2017

New Librarian Finds Live Civil War-Era Shells in Her Office CARLISLE, Mass. (AP) – A Massachusetts librarian on her first day on the job has come across live military shells…

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The Odd Side – July 18, 2017

Would-Be Robber Arrives Early At Banks to Find Doors Locked WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – Sometimes the early bird doesn’t get the worm. Police in Iowa are looking for…

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The Odd Side – July 11, 2017

Michigan Trooper Gives Ride, Warning to I-75 Scooter Rider WEST BRANCH, Mich. (AP) – A woman riding a mobility scooter down the shoulder of Interstate 75 in northern Michigan received…

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The Odd Side – July 4, 2017

Texas Fisherman Reels In 45-Year-Old Wallet SAN ANGELO, Texas (AP) – A fisherman isn’t telling fish tales when he says he fished a 45-year-old wallet out of a West Texas…

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The Odd Side – June 27, 2017

Genoa Makes Special Airport Waiver for Famed Pesto Sauce ROME (AP) – The Italian port city of Genoa has taken pride in its famed pesto sauce to new heights by…

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The Odd Side – June 20, 2017

Grand Theft Avocado: Three Arrested in $300K California Theft OXNARD, Calif. (AP) – Police are calling it grand theft avocado. Three produce company workers have been arrested in the theft…

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The Odd Side – June 13, 2017

Driven by Hunger: Police Rescue Bear Cub Trapped in Car WOODLAND PARK, Colo. (AP) – Police in a Colorado town rescued a bear cub that got trapped in a car…

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The Odd Side – June 6, 2017

Disgruntled Man Releases Bedbugs in Maine City Office AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – The city manager in Augusta, Maine, says the municipal office building had to be sprayed for bedbugs after…

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The Odd Side – May 23, 2017

New Zealand’s Ambitious Plan To Save Birds: Kill Every Rat WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) – New Zealand has set itself an ambitious environmental goal: to rid the entire nation of…

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The Odd Side – May 16, 2017

British WWII Veteran, 101, Breaks Skydiving Record LONDON (AP) – A 101-year-old D-Day veteran has become the oldest person in the world to skydive. Bryson William Verdun Hayes completed a…

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The Odd Side – May 9, 2017

Komodo Dragon Bites Singaporean Tourist In Indonesia JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) – A Komodo dragon has bitten an overly inquisitive tourist in Indonesia who ignored warnings about getting too close to…

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The Odd Side – May 2, 2017

500 People Get Duplicate Tax Refund Checks, Can Keep Only One PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – Five hundred Rhode Island residents have received duplicate tax refund checks totaling $364,000. A state…

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The Odd Side – April 25, 2017

Family of Dead Boy Find Man Posing as Him PITTSBURGH (AP) – A Pennsylvania man who assumed the identity of a baby who died in Texas in 1972 has been…

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