Strange News

Russian police in unexpected encounter with crocodileRussian police have had an unexpected encounter while searching a house in St. Petersburg _ a crocodile in the basement
The Associated Press4 hours ago
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie looks at the audience during an inaguation ceremony in Trenton, N.J., Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. Democrat Phil Murphy become the state's 56th governor, succeeding Republican Chris Christie after he was sworn in at the War Memorial in Trenton Tuesday (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
Christie criticizes reports of his airline security handlingChris Christie is disputing reports suggesting he tried to get special treatment that he enjoyed while he was governor
The Associated Press15 hours ago
FILE - In this April 26, 2007, file photo, Montana House Majority Leader Rep. Michael Lange, R-Billings, speaks during a news conference in Helena, Mont. Prosecutors are seeking 28 years in prison for the former Republican lawmaker after he pleaded guilty to charges of distributing large volumes of methamphetamine in the Billings area. (George Lane /Independent Record via AP, File)
Former Montana lawmaker gets 18 years for drug traffickingA former Montana House majority leader has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for his central role in a methamphetamine trafficking ring
The Associated Press17 hours ago
Paper cup allegedly used by Elvis Presley up for auctionA paper cup allegedly used by Elvis Presley six decades ago in Tulsa is being auctioned on eBay for more than $1,000
The Associated Press20 hours ago
Police: Woman tells of body in her home, leads them on chasePolice in New Hampshire say a woman told them a man was fatally shot and was in her home, but then led them on a chase into Massachusetts and back before she was arrested
The Associated Press1 day ago
Headless chickens found in Connecticut courtroomAuthorities in Connecticut are investigating the discovery of two decapitated chickens inside a courtroom
The Associated Press1 day ago
In this 2016 photo from a Wyoming Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit motion-activated camera, an adult cow moose walks in a snowstorm in the Gros Ventre area of Wyoming. Motion-detecting wildlife cameras are yielding serious science as well as amusing photos. (Wyoming Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit via AP)
Motion-activated cameras capture animals being wild, weirdA growing number of scientists in the U.S. are using motion-activated cameras to help them study wildlife.
The Associated Press1 day ago
This photo provided by the Kirkland Police Department shows an umbrella with a sword-shaped handle on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018 in Kirkland, Wash. A Seattle-area hospital was briefly placed in lockdown after a witness reported a man carrying what appeared to be a rifle, which turned out to be the umbrella. (Kirkland Police Department via AP)
Umbrella mistaken for weapon causes hospital lockdownAn umbrella sparked a scare at a Seattle-area hospital after it was mistaken for a rifle
The Associated Press1 day ago
Customer complain that gas station swapped diesel, gasolineSome drivers in Maine say their vehicles were damaged when they purchased fuel that was in the wrong pumps at a gas station
The Associated Press1 day ago
This undated photo provided by Brogan Hortonshows a 15-year-old neglected pony that is being saved thanks to an online fundraising campaign by Bridgton-based Animal Rescue Unit in Bridgton, Maine. Animal Rescue Unit took over care of the pony that was suffering from cancer, infection and frostbite. (AP Photo/Brogan Horton)
Fundraiser saves pony who lost penis to cancer, frostbiteA Maine animal rescue group says it has raised enough money to save a 15-year-old pony that lost part of its penis due to cancer and frostbite
The Associated Press1 day ago
Spain, Portugal seize cocaine hidden in shipped pineapplesSpanish and Portuguese police say a joint operation resulted in the seizure of 745 kilograms (1,600 pounds) of cocaine, much of it allegedly concealed inside pineapples shipped from Latin America
The Associated Press1 day ago
In this late Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, image made from dashcam video, a brightly lit object falls from the sky above a highway in the southern Michigan skyline. (Zack Lawler/WWMT via AP)
Meteor credited for bright light, noise rattling MichiganExperts say a bright light and what sounded like thunder in the sky above Michigan was a meteor
The Associated Press2 days ago
More Strange News