Odd Side

The Odd Side – June 19, 2018

Texas Man Bitten by Severed Rattlesnake Head Almost Dies CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) – A South Texas man almost died after he was bitten by the head of a rattlesnake…

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The Odd Side – June 12, 2018

Girls Discover World War I Practice Bomb in Michigan Lake ARGENTINE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) – Two girls have found what authorities say is a World War I-era practice bomb while…

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The Odd Side – June 5, 2018

Bone Recovered From Shipwreck, Not From Notorious Pirate YARMOUTH, Mass. (AP) – A bone fragment recovered from a Cape Cod shipwreck is not from infamous pirate Samuel “Black Sam” Bellamy…

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The Odd Side – May 29, 2018

Roo-Ting Out Trouble: Rogue S. Carolina Kangaroo Nabbed Again CLARKS HILL, S.C. (AP) – South Carolina’s most talented escape artist may be a kangaroo. News outlets report that the McCormick…

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Odd Side – May 15, 2018

Hungry Bear Breaks Into California Home, Snacks on Fruit NORTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (AP) – A hungry bear broke into a California home and snacked on bread and fruit before…

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The Odd Side – May 8, 2018

Carrot-Addicted Kangaroos Hopping Mad at Tourists MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Kangaroos are one of Australia’s biggest tourist draws, but visitors to one park are getting more than they bargained for. Tourists…

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The Odd Side – May 1, 2018

Penn State Says Wilderness Too Risky for Outdoors Clubs STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP)– A near-century-old outdoor recreation club will now refrain from going outside because it is too dangerous out…

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The Odd Side – April 24, 2018

Moose Stomps Man’s Foot in Alaska After He Kicks Her ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A man was injured north of Anchorage after a moose that he had just kicked stomped…

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The Odd Side – April 17, 2018

Florida: Gator in Backyard Pool as Reptiles Warm to Spring SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Florida homeowners beware: one big gator has been found splashing in a backyard swimming pool and…

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Odd Side – April 10, 2018

Orange Snow? Rare Meeting of Siberia, Sahara Over Europe BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Orange snow has fallen in parts of eastern Europe after a rare meeting of Siberia and the…

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The Odd Side – March 27, 2018

Florida Man Reunites With Pet Cat Lost 14 Years Ago FORT PIERCE, Fla. (AP) – A Florida man has been reunited with a cat he lost 14 years ago. TCPalm.com…

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The Odd Side – March 20, 2018

Young John Glenn’s Pillowcase Featured Planets, Stars COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – A recently discovered child’s pillowcase that belonged to the late U.S. senator and space hero John Glenn depicts revolving…

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The Odd Side – March 13, 2018

New Mexico Town Battling Growing Skunk Crisis HAGERMAN, N.M. (AP) – Something stinks in one southeastern New Mexico town, and residents want police on the case. KRQE in Albuquerque reports…

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The Odd Side – February 6, 2018

Oops! Errant Email Said Students Who Vote Won’t Have Finals VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) – What’s one way to get students to vote for a school bond measure? Promise them they…

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The Odd Side – February 27, 2018

Massachusetts Transit Bosses Under Fire for $100K Bathroom BOSTON (AP) – Massachusetts transportation officials are under fire for authorizing a no-bid contract for a tiny, $100,000 bathroom inside a state…

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The Odd Side – February 20, 2018

Dog in the Race? Pooch Barred From Race for Kansas Governor HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) – Kansas election officials are putting the brakes on a dog’s campaign for governor. KWCH reports…

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The Odd Side – February 13, 2018

Police Corral Urban Herd After Midnight Los Angeles Stroll WEST COVINA, Calif. (AP) – It was less an arrest than a roundup. Police say a donkey led more than a…

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The Odd Side – February 6, 2018

Alabama Town Unveils Fish Monument EUFAULA, Ala. (AP) – Alabama is known for its unusual memorials and statues, and the city of Eufaula is adding to the list with a…

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The Odd Side – January 30, 2018

Old Laws in Rhode Island Govern Dueling, Horses on Highways PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – Archaic laws that are a holdover from a time when people fought in duels a la…

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The Odd Side – January 23, 2018

Say Cheese! Young Chefs Spar in Grilled Cheese Challenge AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – The youngest of three Maine chefs has taken first place in the inaugural Augusta Agricultural Trades Show…

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