Oddly Enough Headlines

Fri, Nov 21 2014

Lost kitten from New Mexico turns up in duffel bag in Maine

ALBUQUERQUE N.M. - An Albuquerque cat owner can sleep easier now that the kitten that went missing last month will be home for the holidays, despite a mysterious 2,300-mile side trip to Maine.

21 Nov 2014

Tue, Nov 18 2014

Dog has its day as mayor of San Francisco


- A previously unknown female Chihuahua named Frida has won her first political office, being named Mayor of San Francisco for the day as part of a campaign to support the city's animal shelter.

18 Nov 2014

Fri, Nov 21 2014

Labor-intensive: China hospital gives men chance to experience pain of childbirth

JINAN China - A hospital in eastern China is offering fathers-to-be a chance to experience the pain of childbirth after several new moms complained they got little sympathy from their partners.

21 Nov 2014

Wed, Nov 19 2014

Texas woman sues family after her dogs kill neighbor's pet beagle

HOUSTON - The owner of three pit bulls and a pit-bull mix is seeking up to $1 million in damages after her dogs entered the Houston-area property of her neighbor and fatally attacked her neighbor's 10-year-old beagle.

U.S., Oddly Enough 19 Nov 2014

Mon, Nov 17 2014

Maine teen broke into homes naked, looking for car keys: police

BRUNSWICK Maine - A naked Maine teenager who broke into two homes over the weekend while his parents' house was engulfed in flames is scheduled to appear in court on Monday to face attempted burglary charges, according to police.

Oddly Enough, U.S. 17 Nov 2014

Judge evicts man from NYC apartment, citing urine stench

NEW YORK - A 30-year Harlem resident who suffers from incontinence has been evicted from his apartment by a New York City judge who said the stench of his urine jeopardized the safety of other tenants.

17 Nov 2014

French man charged after Brooklyn Bridge climb: New York police

NEW YORK - A French man faces criminal charges in New York following his arrest for climbing a beam on the Brooklyn Bridge, police said on Monday.

Oddly Enough, U.S. 17 Nov 2014

Sat, Nov 15 2014

Venezuela lauds world records for Christmas dinner 'made in revolution'


CARACAS - Venezuela praised its 'socialist revolution' for a culinary conquest on Saturday: Guinness World Records for the country's beloved Christmas dinner staples.

15 Nov 2014

Fri, Nov 14 2014

California newspaper asks reporters to help with deliveries

SACRAMENTO Calif. - One of California's largest newspapers has asked reporters and other employees to help deliver papers on Sundays, according to a memo obtained by Reuters, the latest sign of the toll that financial woes are taking on print journalism.

14 Nov 2014

Strippers win $10.9 million judgment for unpaid wages from New York club

NEW YORK - Exotic dancers at a midtown Manhattan strip club were awarded nearly $10.9 million by a U.S. judge who found they were employees unfairly classified by the club as independent contractors.

U.S., Oddly Enough 14 Nov 2014

Key retirements mean a changing of the guard next year in U.S. Congress

Regardless what voters decide in the November elections, there will be a major changing of the guard next year in the U.S. Congress as result of a number of key retirements.