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Co-chairman of the Connecticut General Assembly's Transportation Committee, state Rep. Antonio "Tony" Guerrera, D-Rocky Hill, right, jokes with Pucky, left, the Hartford Whalers team mascot, as the Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles unveiled a commemorative license plate bearing the former NHL team's green and blue logo, Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, in Hartford, Conn. Laughing, at left, is Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman. Proceeds from sales of the plate will benefit a children's dialysis center in Hartford. The team left the state in 1997, becoming the Carolina Hurricanes. (AP Photo/Susan Haigh)
State unveils license plate for team that left 20 years agoConnecticut's Department of Motors Vehicles unveils new commemorative license plate for the Hartford Whalers, despite the team having left the state 20 years ago
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Freshman emails every Claudia on campus after Tinder mishapA Missouri State University student who feared he swiped a potential sweetheart out of his life with a dating app mishap has emailed every Claudia on campus to find her
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California cop feeds critter for Squirrel Appreciation DayYou may have overlooked Squirrel Appreciation Day, but the police force in Clovis, California, didn't forget
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Eagles fan who slammed into pole in subway says he's OKOverzealous Philadelphia Eagles fan whose attempt to rally subway passengers before a playoff game went viral when he ran into a concrete pole says he's doing OK
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75 years since massive temperature swing in SpearfishIt's the 75th anniversary of a startling weather event that put a western South Dakota city in the record books
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This undated image provided by the Elizabeth City Police Department shows Bradley Hardison. A North Carolina man who made headlines when he was caught for break-ins after winning a doughnut-eating contest has been arrested again. The Virginian-Pilot newspaper reports that Hardison was charged Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, with stealing from a Dunkin' Donuts in November. (Elizabeth City Police Department/The Virginian-Pilot via AP)
Doughnut-eating champ charged with stealing from Dunkin'Police: Doughnut-eating champion arrested, charged with stealing from a Dunkin' Donuts in North Carolina
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Philadelphia greasing light poles to stop fans from climbingWorkers in Philadelphia are greasing light poles in a bid to prevent fans from climbing up them after the NFC Championship game on Sunday
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Buzz off: Ohio college want vultures to leave campusAn Ohio liberal-arts college is hanging effigies in trees and using pyrotechnics to move destructive vultures off campus
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People dressed in inflatable Tyrannosaurus rex dinosaur costumes participate in a rally in Portland, Maine, Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Patrick Whittle)
Dozens dressed as Tyrannosaurus rex descend on public squareHundreds of curious people descended on Portland's Monument Square to observe a gathering of people dressed in Tyrannosaurus rex costumes
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In this undated handout photo released by the Russian Interior Ministry official website on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, a crocodile rests in a small pool of water dug in a concrete basement in St. Petersburg, Russia. Police were surprised to find the crocodile while detectives were looking for undeclared weapons in the house of a man involved in re-enacting historic military battles, according to local media. (Russian Interior Ministry Press Service via AP)
Russian police face the unexpected: crocodile in basementRussian police have had an unexpected encounter while searching a house in St. Petersburg _ a crocodile in the basement
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This undated booking photo released by the Waldo County Jail in Maine shows Brian Fogg, who's accused of punching himself in the face to avoid a sobriety breath test. Fogg, who's free on bail, was charged in Belfast, Maine, with drunken driving, falsifying physical evidence and criminal mischief. (Waldo County Jail via AP)
Cops: Maine man punches self in face to avoid sobriety testPolice in Maine have accused a man of punching himself in the face three times to avoid a sobriety test
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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
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