Oddly Enough Headlines

Fri, Jul 31 2015

Texas man shoots armadillo, gets hit in face by bullet ricochet

DALLAS - An East Texas man was wounded after he fired a gun at an armadillo in his yard and the bullet ricocheted back to hit him in his face, the county sheriff said on Friday.

31 Jul 2015

Thu, Jul 30 2015

Wild turkey sparks hunt for angry bird at University of Michigan

DETROIT - A wild turkey is ruffling feathers at the University of Michigan, chasing pedestrians and cyclists, sneaking into dorms and even causing traffic delays by lying down in the middle of streets.

U.S., Oddly Enough 30 Jul 2015

Wed, Jul 29 2015

Ohio man must spend two days in jail for petting zoo cougars

CLEVELAND - An Ohio man who posted a video of himself petting cougars at a Columbus zoo appealed no contest to a trespassing charge on Wednesday and has to spend two days in jail and pay more than $200 in fines, court documents said.

Oddly Enough, U.S. 29 Jul 2015

Mon, Jul 27 2015

Fugitive-turned-actor arrested after U.S. Marshals read film write-up

SEATTLE - A fugitive bank-robber-turned-actor has been arrested in Washington state after U.S. agents spotted his picture in a newspaper article about a low-budget horror film in which he plays an evil doctor, an official said on Monday.

27 Jul 2015

Thu, Jul 30 2015

Stowaway cat 'Lucky' to be alive in sunken boat

PHOENIX - A brown and black shorthair cat now named "Lucky" is one fortunate feline after managing to survive while trapped under water for at least an hour inside a sunken powerboat in Arizona.

30 Jul 2015

Sat, Jul 25 2015

Lion sighted in Milwaukee, police close streets in area

MILWAUKEE - Police closed off streets near a park in north Milwaukee on Saturday night after reports of a "lion-like animal," which came days after people said they had a seen a lion prowling city streets.

San Francisco combats the stench of urine with pee-repellant paint

- Don't get into a pissing match with walls in San Francisco.

Oddly Enough, U.S. 25 Jul 2015

Thu, Jul 23 2015

Dog shot in Milwaukee following reports of lion on the prowl

MILWAUKEE - A dog in Milwaukee was expected to make a full recovery after being shot in apparent mistake for a lion reported to have been prowling city streets, authorities said on Wednesday.

U.S., Oddly Enough 23 Jul 2015

Wed, Jul 22 2015

Dracula wants your blood: for Transylvania music gig

BUCHAREST - A fanged Dracula with a blood bag hooked up to his arm is offering an unusual deal for tickets to a Romania music festival: Pay with blood. | Video

Tue, Jul 21 2015

Pennsylvania couple rents chickens to egg fans, urban farmers

HARRISBURG, Pa. - A Pennsylvania couple has come up with a solution to soaring U.S. egg prices: Rental chickens.

21 Jul 2015
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What the government cut from Hillary’s email

As expected, Friday's public release of thousands more emails Hillary Clinton sent or received while U.S. secretary of state is streaked with white bars marking where the government has redacted information not fit for public consumption.