AP - ap.online.headlines.strange http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.strange News Tue, 24 May 2016 16:18:52 -0400 Honduran woman accused of punching a border agent's horse Tue, 24 May 2016 16:10:40 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/24/AZ--Horse.Punched-Woman.Charged/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_AZ--Horse.Punched-Woman.Charged c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:496 GILA BEND, Ariz. (AP) — A Honduran woman arrested in a drug smuggling bust in southern Arizona also is facing an animal cruelty charge for allegedly punching a border agent's horse. Rescue farm overwhelmed by 50 goats, seeks the public's help Tue, 24 May 2016 16:06:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/24/US-ODD-Goat-Overload/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD-Goat-Overload c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:373 METHUEN, Mass. (AP) — An animal rescue farm in Massachusetts says it's experiencing a goat overload — and it's not kidding. Man makes teens caught breaking into his house call 911 Tue, 24 May 2016 15:27:39 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/24/US-Self-Reported-Burglary/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-Self-Reported-Burglary c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:409 COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) — A Coos Bay homeowner made teens caught breaking into his house call 911 to report themselves. Police smile at 'Cops Suck' tattoo across man's knuckles Mon, 23 May 2016 21:27:59 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/23/US-ODD--Cops.Suck.Tattoo/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD--Cops.Suck.Tattoo c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-77a BANGOR, Maine (AP) — A police officer in Maine is getting a laugh out of a man's tattoo that says, "Cops Suck." NYC's police, firefighters brawl at charity football game Tue, 24 May 2016 11:52:33 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/24/US-Police-Firefighters-Brawl/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-Police-Firefighters-Brawl c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:1b9 NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department says a melee that erupted at a charity football game between police and firefighters just shows that football is a competitive sport. In sync: Over 31,000 in China set world dance record Tue, 24 May 2016 03:56:02 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/24/AS--China-Dance.Record/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_AS--China-Dance.Record c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-259 BEIJING (AP) — China's dancing grannies have taken their moves to the record books. Arizona city bars Satanic Temple prayer at council meeting Mon, 23 May 2016 21:27:59 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/24/US--Satanic.Temple-City.Council/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Satanic.Temple-City.Council c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-530 SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Officials say Scottsdale will bar the Satanic Temple from leading a scheduled prayer at a City Council meeting in July. Chewbacca Mom's infectious laugh draws more than 137M views Mon, 23 May 2016 14:19:47 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/23/US--Chewbacca.Mom/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Chewbacca.Mom c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-c2b NEW YORK (AP) — Before last week, Candace Payne's infectious laugh was known only to her close friends and family. After she went into hysterics donning a toy Chewbacca mask in a video she posted online, more than 137 million viewers know it too. Massachusetts man runs for 10,000 consecutive days Mon, 23 May 2016 09:44:11 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/23/US-ODD--10000.Days.of.Running/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD--10000.Days.of.Running c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-bd4 SAUGUS, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man who made a resolution on Jan. 1, 1989, to run every day is still going strong — 27 years later. Men caught playing ball at unfinished Connecticut stadium Mon, 23 May 2016 07:50:41 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/23/US--Stadium.Break-In/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Stadium.Break-In c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-cc3 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Hartford Yard Goats won't be the first to take the field at Dunkin' Donuts Park when the Double-A team makes it long-awaited debut at the new stadium. Alaska inmate escapes, then comes back to try to free others Mon, 23 May 2016 14:58:02 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/23/US--Inmate.Returns/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Inmate.Returns c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-8c3 FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — A minimum-security prisoner who escaped from a halfway house in Alaska came back three hours later, but it wasn't to turn himself in. 12-year-old California student ready to start university Sun, 22 May 2016 20:18:08 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/22/US-ODD-Teen.Prodigy/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD-Teen.Prodigy c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-1372 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A 12-year-old Sacramento student who already has three community college degrees and has been accepted to two University of California campuses says he plans on studying biomedical engineering and becoming a doctor and medical researcher by the time he turns 18. 7-year-old boy wakes up dad, pair escapes house fire Sun, 22 May 2016 21:05:35 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/22/US--House.Fire-Escape/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--House.Fire-Escape c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-1436 COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in Orange County say a 7-year-old boy didn't hesitate when he smelled smoke at his home, waking up his sleeping father so the pair could escape a spreading fire. Couple credits cat with alerting to fire in Vegas-area home Sun, 22 May 2016 20:17:59 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/22/NV--House.Fire/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_NV--House.Fire c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-12a0 LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas-area couple is crediting their cat to alerting them to a fire in their home. Spanish priest pleads for divine intervention to repair road Sun, 22 May 2016 15:22:34 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/22/EU-ODD--Spain-Pothole.Priest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_EU-ODD--Spain-Pothole.Priest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-145f MADRID (AP) — A Spanish priest says he has given up hope that local authorities in his parish of Xestoso in the northwest of the country will fix the potholes in the roads so he has asked for divine intervention. Airbus unit unveils 3D-printed electric motorcycle Fri, 20 May 2016 20:53:52 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/20/EU-ODD--Germany-Printed.Motorbike/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_EU-ODD--Germany-Printed.Motorbike c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-2b7d BERLIN (AP) — What weighs 77 pounds, goes 50 mph (80 kph) and looks like a Swiss cheese on wheels? No joke: 3 mayors walk into an elevator, get stuck Fri, 20 May 2016 20:53:52 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/20/US-ODD--Mayors.Rescued.From.Elevator/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD--Mayors.Rescued.From.Elevator c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-2b7c PITTSBURGH (AP) — Three mayors walk into an elevator — but what happened next was no joke, though the officials managed to amuse themselves until they could be rescued about 40 minutes later. Michigan man charged after stripper paid with fake $100 bill Thu, 19 May 2016 21:10:08 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/19/US-ODD--Bad.Bills-Strip.Club/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD--Bad.Bills-Strip.Club c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-3480 KOCHVILLE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan man is facing charges after a stripper was paid with a counterfeit $100 bill following a lap dance. Huge peach, scorned by some, is plucked from Atlanta skyline Thu, 19 May 2016 21:10:08 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/19/US-ODD--Atlanta.Peach.Toppled/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD--Atlanta.Peach.Toppled c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-34e2 ATLANTA (AP) — To some, the metal tower supporting a giant peach atop an Atlanta building was about as popular as a freeway-snarling ice storm. Firefighters rescue naked man from Iowa business's chimney Thu, 19 May 2016 12:33:32 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/05/19/US-ODD--Naked.Chimney.Man/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD--Naked.Chimney.Man c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-38a6 CARROLL, Iowa (AP) — Carrie Sapp teased her husband, Brad, about being afraid of ghosts when he said he heard someone whisper "get out of here" while he was sorting cans at his Iowa recycling business. Of course it wasn't a ghost. It was a naked man in the chimney.