AP - ap.online.headlines.strange http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.strange News Sun, 28 Aug 2016 15:58:55 -0400 Owner: Pig found after 6 weeks in 'pretty good' condition Sat, 27 Aug 2016 13:02:29 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/27/US--Missing.Therapy.Pig/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Missing.Therapy.Pig c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:5537 ALIQUIPPA, Pa. (AP) — The owner of a potbellied pig that serves as a therapy animal says the pig is in "pretty good" condition after being missing for six weeks. Woman admits crickets, worms spilling on subway was a stunt Sat, 27 Aug 2016 14:29:29 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/27/US--ODD--Subway.Bugs/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--ODD--Subway.Bugs c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:5668 NEW YORK (AP) — A woman who caused chaos aboard a subway train by releasing a container of crickets and worms says it was all a prank. Welcome to the fourth grade: Teacher's rap targets students Fri, 26 Aug 2016 20:02:49 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/26/US--Teacher-Rap.Video/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Teacher-Rap.Video c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:4590 SKOKIE, Ill. (AP) — A new teacher who made a music video to welcome his students has become a bit of a star with his fourth-graders. Oldest floating US post office scrapes rock, runs aground Fri, 26 Aug 2016 20:02:48 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/26/US-ODD--Mail.Boat.Aground/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD--Mail.Boat.Aground c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:4972 MEREDITH, N.H. (AP) — Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night could stop a U.S. mail boat — and then it ran aground in New Hampshire. Oregon fair generates buzz with 1st legal pot display in US Fri, 26 Aug 2016 20:50:24 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/27/US--Oregon.State.Fair-Marijuana/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Oregon.State.Fair-Marijuana c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:4a65 SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Living marijuana plants went on display Friday at the Oregon State Fair, with organizers saying it's the first state fair in the nation to allow cannabis for public viewing. Spieth has no chance against Spelling Bee co-champion Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:48:15 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/26/GLF--Spieth.Challenge/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_GLF--Spieth.Challenge c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:47ec FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Jordan Spieth was no match for the National Spelling Bee co-champion — with spelling and, ultimately, with putting. Police sergeant who filmed himself taking pot is released Sun, 28 Aug 2016 15:42:14 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/28/US--Police.Sergeant-Marijuana.Video/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Police.Sergeant-Marijuana.Video c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:65de GRANTS, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico police sergeant accused of unwittingly recording himself on a lapel camera taking marijuana from his office and giving it to his girlfriend has been released from jail. UK broadcaster shuts down for hour, asks viewers to exercise Sat, 27 Aug 2016 06:46:48 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/27/EU-ODD--Britain-TV.Blackout/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_EU-ODD--Britain-TV.Blackout c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:51b6 LONDON (AP) — One of Britain's leading broadcasters has blacked out its programs for an hour in hopes of spurring viewers to get some exercise. Headstone of Civil War soldier to be fixed after 154 years Sat, 27 Aug 2016 12:27:59 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/27/US-ODD--Confederate.Grave-Mix-up/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD--Confederate.Grave-Mix-up c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:54b1 COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Some mistakes are never too late to fix. Ultra-marathon runner reunited with missing stray dog Sat, 27 Aug 2016 11:29:19 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/27/EU--Britain-Gobi/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_EU--Britain-Gobi c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:547b LONDON (AP) — An ultra-marathon runner has been reunited with the stray dog that accompanied him through part of a grueling desert race in China and then went missing. Florida man survives lightning strike, spider, snake bites Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:13:34 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/26/US--Florida.Man-Deadly.Encounters/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Florida.Man-Deadly.Encounters c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:4200 LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Cook can't decide whether he's really unlucky or incredibly fortunate. Woman jostled on NYC subway loses grip on crickets and worms Fri, 26 Aug 2016 08:10:27 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/26/US-ODD--Subway.Bugs/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD--Subway.Bugs c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:41cd NEW YORK (AP) — New York City subway riders are likely to get bugged over a lot of things — but a recent incident was one for the books. Owner: Missing potbellied therapy pig is found, now home Fri, 26 Aug 2016 20:14:15 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/26/US-ODD--Missing.Therapy.Pig/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD--Missing.Therapy.Pig c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:49b7 ALIQUIPPA, Pa. (AP) — A missing potbellied pig that serves as a therapy animal has been returned to its Pennsylvania owners. Man strips, drives pickup into Southwest plane in Nebraska Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:23:10 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/26/US-Disrobed-Man-Southwest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-Disrobed-Man-Southwest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:41a1 OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a man wearing only boxer shorts stole a pickup and drove it into a Southwest Airlines plane at an airport in Omaha, Nebraska, causing minor injuries to three people on board. Crafty! Beer-testing lab helps students learn chemistry Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:07:44 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/25/US-University-Beer-Testing-Lab/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-University-Beer-Testing-Lab c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:36af PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine professor is hoping to brew interest in her chemistry class by keeping the topic on beer. For 10 years, possibly biggest pearl was hidden under bed Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:02:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/25/AS-Philippines-Giant-Pearl/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_AS-Philippines-Giant-Pearl c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:2bc7 MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Filipino fisherman in western Palawan island has found possibly the world's biggest pearl, but he didn't know it. London flight delayed for hour as easyJet crew members argue Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:25:58 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/25/EU-ODD--Britain-easyJet.Fight/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_EU-ODD--Britain-easyJet.Fight c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:3302 LONDON (AP) — An easyJet flight from London's Gatwick Airport to Belfast has faced an hourlong delay after two crew members got into an epic shouting match. Alaska roadkill thieves target moose meant for charity Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:26:20 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/25/US--Stolen.Roadkill.Moose/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Stolen.Roadkill.Moose c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:3004 ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Thieves coming across dead moose on Alaska roads are stealing the carcasses, making away with hundreds of pounds of meat that normally goes to a program run by state troopers that gives it to the needy and others willing to butcher the carcasses, officials said Wednesday. Woman drives through store after refused gift card purchases Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:55:22 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/25/US--Gift.Card-Crash/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Gift.Card-Crash c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:3276 SPRINGFIELD, Ore. (AP) — Employees of an Oregon grocery store are cleaning up after a police say a woman drove her SUV into the store and down the aisles. Boy, 5, uses allowance to buy lunch for police Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:26:53 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/08/25/US--Boy.Buys.Lunch.for.Cops/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Boy.Buys.Lunch.for.Cops c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:3035 WINSLOW TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A 5-year-old boy in New Jersey has picked up the lunch tab for his police department.