Oddly Enough

Oddly Enough coverage from Reuters.

World News4 days ago

A man poses with a drug package on his head, that he hid under a toupee, after being arrested in Barcelona, Spain, in this picture released on July 16, 2019. Spanish National Police via REUTERS

A Colombian man was detained at Barcelona's international airport after half a kilo of cocaine was found hidden under an over-sized toupee, Spanish police said on Tuesday.

Oddly Enough4 days ago

An American alligator measuring over five feet long, captured in a Chicago lagoon after eluding officials for nearly a week, is shown in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., July 16, 2019.  City of Chicago/Handout via REUTERS

An elusive alligator residing in a Chicago lagoon was caught early on Tuesday after the reptile, thought to be an abandoned pet, captivated locals for nearly a week.

Arts8 days ago

The Nike Mags sneaker, the design worn by Marty McFly character in "Back to the Future Part II" film and one of only 1,500 pairs made, is seen in this Sotheby’s image released on July 11, 2019.    Courtesy Sotheby's/Handout via REUTERS    ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES.

Move over Monet. Nike is hot on your heels.

Oddly Enough8 days ago

Belgian Jimmy de Frenne sits on a toilet in a cafe in an attempt to enter the Guinness Book of Records for a new record for sitting on a toilet for the longest time, in Ostend, Belgium, July 11, 2019. REUTERS/Johanna Geron

A Belgian man sat on a toilet for nearly five days this week in a bid to set a world record.

Oddly Enough9 days ago

Vytautas Kirkliauskas of Lithuania carries his wife Neringa Kirkliauskiene as they compete during the Wife Carrying World Championships in Sonkajarvi, Finland, July 6, 2019. Lehtikuva / Timo Hartikainen via REUTERS

A Lithuanian couple won the World Wife-Carrying Championship for a second time in a row in the Finnish town of Sonkajarvi on Saturday, triumphing in a contest where men complete an obstacle course with their wives slung over their shoulders.

World News10 days ago

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador presents new Finance Minister Arturo Herrera in Mexico City, Mexico, July 9, 2019, in this still image taken from a video. REUTERS/Mexican Government TV/Handout via REUTERS

Mexico's Arturo Herrera looks grim in a viral video in which President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador names him finance minister, a job Herrera's predecessor left in a huff at a time when Latin America's second largest economy is signaling weakness.

Environment10 days ago

An alligator has taken up residence in a Chicago lagoon, surprising locals after a winter of polar temperatures in the third-largest U.S. city.

Oddly Enough17 days ago

FILE PHOTO: Delta airlines logo is seen inside of the Commodore Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport in Santiago, Chile,  April 25, 2019. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido/File Photo

Delta Air Lines flight attendants restrained a passenger on a flight from Puerto Rico to New York after he shouted "I am God!" and claimed he would save the world, forcing the plane to return to the airport in San Juan, Puerto Rican police and the airline said on Wednesday.

Oddly Enough18 days ago

General view outside a house where the body of a suspected stowaway fell into the back garden from a plane flying over southwest London, Britain, July 2, 2019. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

The body of a suspected stowaway fell hundreds of meters from a plane flying over southwest London, landing in the garden of a man's home, just missing him as he sunbathed, according to neighbors.

Oddly Enough22 days ago

Cricket - ICC Cricket World Cup - Sri Lanka v South Africa -  Emirates Riverside, Chester-Le-Street, Britain - June 28, 2019   The umpire, Sri Lanka and South Africa players lie on the ground to avoid bees   Action Images via Reuters/Lee Smith

A swarm of bees forced the players of South Africa and Sri Lanka to dive onto the ground during their Cricket World Cup clash at the Riverside Stadium on Friday -- but for many on the pitch there was a sense of deja vu.

Oddly Enough19 days ago

A smoke runs out of an old yellow Audi car converted into a small sauna in Tallinn, Estonia June 27, 2019. Picture taken June 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

A lot of Europe has felt like a sauna this month, which makes Willem Maesalu's weird car seem even weirder: the bright yellow Audi 100 Avant is a rolling sauna.

Politicsa month ago

A series of tweets written by U.S. President Donald Trump regarding a retaliatory attack on Iran are displayed on a computer screen in New York, U.S., June 21, 2019. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

U.S. President Donald Trump, whose Twitter malaprops often set off a deluge of social media criticism, was targeted on Friday for a linguistic misfire involving the phrase "locked and loaded."

Sports Newsa month ago

Soccer Football - Women's World Cup - Group F - United States v Thailand - Stade Auguste-Delaune, Reims, France - June 11, 2019  General view of the scoreboard after the match  REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

A Miami bar that offered customers "free shots" for every goal scored by the United States at the Women's World Cup has scaled back its offer in the wake of the team's record-breaking 13-0 thrashing of Thailand this week.

Sports Newsa month ago

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - Women's World Cup - Scotland Training - Allianz Riviera, Nice, France - June 8, 2019  Scotland's Joanne Love and Fiona Brown during training  REUTERS/Eric Gaillard/File Photo

Scotland's hopes of reaching the last 16 at their maiden women's World Cup were dented by defeat to England in their opener but they have responded by bringing out their secret weapon for their next game against Japan - rubber chickens.

Sports Newsa month ago

Soccer Football - Women's World Cup - Group F - United States v Thailand - Stade Auguste-Delaune, Reims, France - June 11, 2019  Alex Morgan of the U.S. celebrates scoring their twelfth goal with Megan Rapinoe  REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Customers at a bar in Miami had more reason than most to celebrate as the United States women's soccer team went on a record scoring rampage against Thailand at the World Cup on Tuesday.

World News2 months ago

A herd of about 180 free-roaming cows in Poland must be slaughtered, authorities have ruled, to the dismay of activists fighting to save them as a cause celebre for animal rights.

Oddly Enough2 months ago

The Japanese may be known for their neatness, particularly when it comes to making their bed in the morning, but all social norms went out the window on Saturday during qualifying for the All-Japan Pillow Fighting Championships in Shizuoka Prefecture.

Oddly Enough2 months ago

Norbertine Father Karel tastes a Grimbergen beer, symbolised by a phoenix, in the courtyard of the Belgian Abbey of Grimbergen before announcing that the monks will return to brewing after a break of two centuries, in Grimbergen, Belgium May 21, 2019.  REUTERS/Yves Herman

Belgian monks at the Grimbergen abbey are on the verge of brewing beer again after a break of more than 200 years.

Oddly Enough2 months ago

Cambodia's royal oxen eat during a royal ploughing ceremony in Takeo province, Cambodia, May 22, 2019. REUTERS/Stringer

Cambodia's royal oxen predicted a plentiful harvest of rice, the country's biggest crop, at an ancient plowing ceremony on Wednesday.

Healthcare & Pharma2 months ago

A nurse checks an incubator at the University Hospital in Krakow, Poland, 21 May 2019. Polish woman gave birth to four baby girls and two boys on Monday, the first sextuplets to be born in Poland. Agencja Gazeta/Adrianna Bochenek/via REUTERS

Poland's first sextuplets on record, two boys and four girls, were born in the southern city of Krakow on Monday to the surprise of parents and doctors who had expected five babies.

World News4 days ago

A man poses with a drug package on his head, that he hid under a toupee, after being arrested in Barcelona, Spain, in this picture released on July 16, 2019. Spanish National Police via REUTERS

A Colombian man was detained at Barcelona's international airport after half a kilo of cocaine was found hidden under an over-sized toupee, Spanish police said on Tuesday.

Oddly Enough4 days ago

An American alligator measuring over five feet long, captured in a Chicago lagoon after eluding officials for nearly a week, is shown in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., July 16, 2019.  City of Chicago/Handout via REUTERS

An elusive alligator residing in a Chicago lagoon was caught early on Tuesday after the reptile, thought to be an abandoned pet, captivated locals for nearly a week.

Arts8 days ago

The Nike Mags sneaker, the design worn by Marty McFly character in "Back to the Future Part II" film and one of only 1,500 pairs made, is seen in this Sotheby’s image released on July 11, 2019.    Courtesy Sotheby's/Handout via REUTERS    ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES.

Move over Monet. Nike is hot on your heels.

Oddly Enough8 days ago

Belgian Jimmy de Frenne sits on a toilet in a cafe in an attempt to enter the Guinness Book of Records for a new record for sitting on a toilet for the longest time, in Ostend, Belgium, July 11, 2019. REUTERS/Johanna Geron

A Belgian man sat on a toilet for nearly five days this week in a bid to set a world record.

Oddly Enough9 days ago

Vytautas Kirkliauskas of Lithuania carries his wife Neringa Kirkliauskiene as they compete during the Wife Carrying World Championships in Sonkajarvi, Finland, July 6, 2019. Lehtikuva / Timo Hartikainen via REUTERS

A Lithuanian couple won the World Wife-Carrying Championship for a second time in a row in the Finnish town of Sonkajarvi on Saturday, triumphing in a contest where men complete an obstacle course with their wives slung over their shoulders.

World News10 days ago

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador presents new Finance Minister Arturo Herrera in Mexico City, Mexico, July 9, 2019, in this still image taken from a video. REUTERS/Mexican Government TV/Handout via REUTERS

Mexico's Arturo Herrera looks grim in a viral video in which President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador names him finance minister, a job Herrera's predecessor left in a huff at a time when Latin America's second largest economy is signaling weakness.

Environment10 days ago

An alligator has taken up residence in a Chicago lagoon, surprising locals after a winter of polar temperatures in the third-largest U.S. city.

Oddly Enough17 days ago

FILE PHOTO: Delta airlines logo is seen inside of the Commodore Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport in Santiago, Chile,  April 25, 2019. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido/File Photo

Delta Air Lines flight attendants restrained a passenger on a flight from Puerto Rico to New York after he shouted "I am God!" and claimed he would save the world, forcing the plane to return to the airport in San Juan, Puerto Rican police and the airline said on Wednesday.

Oddly Enough18 days ago

General view outside a house where the body of a suspected stowaway fell into the back garden from a plane flying over southwest London, Britain, July 2, 2019. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

The body of a suspected stowaway fell hundreds of meters from a plane flying over southwest London, landing in the garden of a man's home, just missing him as he sunbathed, according to neighbors.

Oddly Enough22 days ago

Cricket - ICC Cricket World Cup - Sri Lanka v South Africa -  Emirates Riverside, Chester-Le-Street, Britain - June 28, 2019   The umpire, Sri Lanka and South Africa players lie on the ground to avoid bees   Action Images via Reuters/Lee Smith

A swarm of bees forced the players of South Africa and Sri Lanka to dive onto the ground during their Cricket World Cup clash at the Riverside Stadium on Friday -- but for many on the pitch there was a sense of deja vu.

Oddly Enough19 days ago

A smoke runs out of an old yellow Audi car converted into a small sauna in Tallinn, Estonia June 27, 2019. Picture taken June 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

A lot of Europe has felt like a sauna this month, which makes Willem Maesalu's weird car seem even weirder: the bright yellow Audi 100 Avant is a rolling sauna.

Politicsa month ago

A series of tweets written by U.S. President Donald Trump regarding a retaliatory attack on Iran are displayed on a computer screen in New York, U.S., June 21, 2019. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

U.S. President Donald Trump, whose Twitter malaprops often set off a deluge of social media criticism, was targeted on Friday for a linguistic misfire involving the phrase "locked and loaded."

Sports Newsa month ago

Soccer Football - Women's World Cup - Group F - United States v Thailand - Stade Auguste-Delaune, Reims, France - June 11, 2019  General view of the scoreboard after the match  REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

A Miami bar that offered customers "free shots" for every goal scored by the United States at the Women's World Cup has scaled back its offer in the wake of the team's record-breaking 13-0 thrashing of Thailand this week.

Sports Newsa month ago

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - Women's World Cup - Scotland Training - Allianz Riviera, Nice, France - June 8, 2019  Scotland's Joanne Love and Fiona Brown during training  REUTERS/Eric Gaillard/File Photo

Scotland's hopes of reaching the last 16 at their maiden women's World Cup were dented by defeat to England in their opener but they have responded by bringing out their secret weapon for their next game against Japan - rubber chickens.

Sports Newsa month ago

Soccer Football - Women's World Cup - Group F - United States v Thailand - Stade Auguste-Delaune, Reims, France - June 11, 2019  Alex Morgan of the U.S. celebrates scoring their twelfth goal with Megan Rapinoe  REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Customers at a bar in Miami had more reason than most to celebrate as the United States women's soccer team went on a record scoring rampage against Thailand at the World Cup on Tuesday.

World News2 months ago

A herd of about 180 free-roaming cows in Poland must be slaughtered, authorities have ruled, to the dismay of activists fighting to save them as a cause celebre for animal rights.

Oddly Enough2 months ago

The Japanese may be known for their neatness, particularly when it comes to making their bed in the morning, but all social norms went out the window on Saturday during qualifying for the All-Japan Pillow Fighting Championships in Shizuoka Prefecture.

Oddly Enough2 months ago

Norbertine Father Karel tastes a Grimbergen beer, symbolised by a phoenix, in the courtyard of the Belgian Abbey of Grimbergen before announcing that the monks will return to brewing after a break of two centuries, in Grimbergen, Belgium May 21, 2019.  REUTERS/Yves Herman

Belgian monks at the Grimbergen abbey are on the verge of brewing beer again after a break of more than 200 years.

Oddly Enough2 months ago

Cambodia's royal oxen eat during a royal ploughing ceremony in Takeo province, Cambodia, May 22, 2019. REUTERS/Stringer

Cambodia's royal oxen predicted a plentiful harvest of rice, the country's biggest crop, at an ancient plowing ceremony on Wednesday.

Healthcare & Pharma2 months ago

A nurse checks an incubator at the University Hospital in Krakow, Poland, 21 May 2019. Polish woman gave birth to four baby girls and two boys on Monday, the first sextuplets to be born in Poland. Agencja Gazeta/Adrianna Bochenek/via REUTERS

Poland's first sextuplets on record, two boys and four girls, were born in the southern city of Krakow on Monday to the surprise of parents and doctors who had expected five babies.

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