Odd Side

Odd Side – December 18, 2018

Beloved Gift Shop Turtle Celebrates 50th Birthday Party BRISTOL, N.H. (AP) — A turtle given to a bedridden little boy in New Hampshire back in 1968 has celebrated her 50th…

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Odd Side – December 11, 2018

Dutch Court Rejects Man’s Request to Be 20 Years Younger THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch motivational speaker Emile Ratelband may feel like a 49-year-old but according to Dutch law…

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Odd Side – December 4, 2018

Expert: Rare Snake With 2 Heads Found in Virginia Has Died WAYNESBORO, Va. (AP) — A wildlife expert says a rare, two-headed snake found several months ago in Virginia near…

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Odd Side – November 27, 2018

Police: Mom Drove With Son on Car Hood Over Dentist Dispute BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania mom faces criminal charges for allegedly driving with her son on the hood…

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Odd Side – November 20, 2018

Causing an Uproar: Lion-Car Combo the Latest in Selfie Fad PARIS (AP) — When Paris police officers found a lion cub in a Lamborghini during a traffic stop, they exposed…

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Odd Side – November 13, 2018

Surprise: Large Alligator Found in Kansas City Apartment KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri landlord stumbled upon an unwanted house guest while evicting a tenant: a large alligator in…

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Odd Side – November 6, 2018

New Mexico Man: My Dog Charlie Accidentally Shot Me LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) – A New Mexico man is recovering after he says his dog Charlie shot him. Yes, he…

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Odd Side – October 30, 2018

Hawaii Bonsai Tree Stolen After Owner Cared for It for Decades HONOLULU (AP) – Hawaii police are trying to find a rare bonsai tree that was stolen from a nursery owner…

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Odd Side – October 16, 2018

Gecko Pocket Dials ‘Bazillion’ Times From Hawaii Seal Hospital HONOLULU (AP) – If you got incessant phone calls last week from a hospital that cares for Hawaiian monk seals, you…

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The Odd Side – October 9, 2018

Rhode Island Man Wins First Prize for 1-Ton Pumpkin TOPSFIELD, Mass. (AP) —A Rhode Island man has won the prize for the heaviest pumpkin at the Topsfield Fair in Massachusetts…

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Odd Side – September 4, 2018

Bomb Technicians Detonate Mine in Puget Sound BROWNSVILLE, Wash. (AP) – Coast Guard and Navy bomb technicians have detonated what they said appeared to be an unidentified mine floating in…

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Odd Side – August 28, 2018

Coast Guard Offering Reward for Info on Buoy Bell Thieves PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The Coast Guard is offering a reward for information about brass gongs and bells that have…

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Odd Side – August 21, 2018

Gulp! Georgian Boy Solves Six Rubik’s Cubes Under Water in One Breath TBILISI (Reuters) – An 18-year-old student from Georgia solved six Rubik’s Cubes under water in one breath on…

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Odd Side – August 14, 2018

School Demolition Crews Unearth 124-Year-Old Time Capsule SWAMPSCOTT, Mass. (AP) – Construction crews tearing down a former middle school in Massachusetts have found a 124-year-old time capsule. The Daily Item…

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The Odd Side – August 7, 2018

New Delhi Robbers Escape With Valuable Commodity: Hair NEW DELHI (AP) – Posing as customers, the three men entered a little New Delhi workshop early one morning. Then one pulled out…

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Pawn Shop Buys Violin for $50, Finds Out It’s Worth $250,000 SOMERVILLE, Mass. (AP) — A violin bought by a Massachusetts pawn shop for $50 has ended up being worth…

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Odd Side – July 24, 2018

Florida Family Allowed to Keep ‘Starry Night’ House Mural (Reuters) – A Florida couple has won a nearly year-long legal battle for their right to cover their house and wall…

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The Odd Side – July 17, 2018

State Board to Consider Changing Mountain’s Made-Up Name WINDSOR, Vt. (AP) – A Vermont state board plans to hear a man’s request to change the name of Mount Ascutney because…

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The Odd Side – July 10, 2018

Burning Bird Falls From Wire In Germany, Torches Dry Field BERLIN (AP) – Police say a burning bird falling from an overhead electric line set fire to a field in…

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Odd Side – July 3, 2018

Omaha Zoo Finds Escaped Parrot Scared by Goodyear Blimp OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – A macaw that flew away from Omaha’s zoo after apparently being spooked by the Goodyear blimp has…

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