Odd Side

The Odd Side – December 3, 2019

Bear Blamed for Car Damages in Alaska Airport Parking Lot KODIAK, Alaska (AP) – A bear has been blamed for a pair of vehicle break-ins at an Alaska airport parking…

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Odd Side – November 26, 2019

Customers Help Waffle House Worker Left to Run Diner Alone BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) – Waffle House is known to not close for anything — even if there’s only one worker…

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Odd Side – November 19, 2019

From Tree to Chair Without the Carpentry: U.K. Couple Grows Furniture WIRKSWORTH, England (Reuters) – On a two-acre field in England’s Midlands, Gavin and Alice Munro are taking sustainability to…

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Odd Side – November 12, 2019

Goat Rams Through Sliding Glass Door, Naps Inside Bathroom CLEVELAND (AP) – Jennifer Keathley, an Ohio homeowner never envisioned becoming semi-famous because of a goat butting its way into her…

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Odd Side – November 5, 2019

Girl Scout Leader: Man Takes Her Troop’s Plastic Flamingos SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) – A Girl Scout leader in Ohio says someone took 50 plastic flamingos her troop was using to…

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Odd Side – October 29, 2019

Egg Roll: Over 136K Eggs Fall Off Semitrailer Onto Roadway HEGINS, Pa. (AP) – Police say more than 136,000 eggs splattered on a road when they shifted and fell out…

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Odd Side – October 23, 2019

$6,000 In Stolen Quarters Found in California Baby Stroller BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) – Authorities say a woman stole $6,000 worth of quarters and her getaway car was a baby stroller.…

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Odd Side – September 24, 2019

Cock-a-Doodle-Doo! French Rooster Crows Over Court Win PARIS (AP) – Maurice the rooster can keep crowing, a French court ruled Thursday, as it rejected a complaint from neighbors who sued…

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Odd Side – September 17, 2019

Indonesian Walking 700 Kilometers Backward to Save Forests BEKASI, Indonesia (AP) – An Indonesian man walked more than 700 kilometers (430 miles) backward from his village in eastern Java to…

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Odd Side – September 10, 2019

Florida Man Parks Smart Car in Kitchen So It Won’t Blow Away JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) – It started as a light-hearted challenge between a Florida couple: Can a Smart car…

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Odd Side – August 27, 2019

TSA: Man Checked Missile Launcher in Luggage at BWI BALTIMORE (AP) – Federal officials say they’ve found a missile launcher in a man’s luggage at the airport in Baltimore. The…

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Odd Side – August 20, 2019

Malaysia Detains 2 Indians, Seizes 5,255 Turtles SEPANG, Malaysia (AP) – Malaysia authorities have arrested two Indians and seized over 5,000 turtles from their luggage at the Kuala Lumpur airport.…

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Odd Side – August 13, 2019

Mom: Toddler Hurt in Ride on Atlanta Airport Conveyor Belt ATLANTA (AP) – A woman says her 2-year-old son jumped onto a conveyor belt at the Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in…

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Odd Side – August 6, 2019

Lift Those Knees: Babies Crawl to the Lithuanian Finish Line VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) – In Lithuania, the rat-race of life apparently starts early. Twenty-five babies have taken to the red…

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Odd Side – July 30, 2019

Australian Finds Message in a Bottle Written 50 Years Ago CANBERRA, Australia (AP) – A fisherman said he was looking for the author of a message in a bottle found…

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Odd Side – July 23, 2019

Sweet Spot: Officer Craving Ice Cream Nabs Gun Suspect NEW YORK (AP) – A police officer’s craving for cake batter ice cream put him and his colleagues in the right…

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Odd Side – July 16, 2019

Beagles Sniff Out Snails in Luggage at Atlanta Airport ATLANTA (AP) – Two dogs, part of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s “beagle brigade,” sniffed out two Giant African Snails…

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Odd Side – July 9, 2019

Georgia Sheriff Steps in After 140 People Skipped Jury Duty DUBLIN, Ga. (AP) – A Georgia sheriff says he had to get involved when nearly three-fourths of people summoned for…

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Odd Side – July 2, 2019

19 Pacifiers Removed From Stomach of Dog That Swallowed Them BOSTON (AP) – A Boston veterinary hospital got quite a surprise recently when a family brought in their bulldog after…

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Odd Side – June 25, 2019

Metal Turtle Sculpture at Boston Playground Burns Children BOSTON (AP) – Boston authorities have covered a new turtle sculpture at a playground after several parents complained that the bronze model…

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