AP - ap.online.headlines.strange http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.strange News Thu, 28 Apr 2016 19:13:51 -0400 Montana county wants to dispose of Cold War commode kits Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:14:35 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/28/US--Cold.War.Commode.Kits/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Cold.War.Commode.Kits 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-6ce9 BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A Montana county plans to dispose of more than three dozen Cold War-era sanitation kits meant to provide makeshift bathroom facilities for fallout shelters. Shall I compare thee to a carburetor? Indy 500 gets a poet Thu, 28 Apr 2016 13:30:53 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/28/CAR--Indy.500-Poet/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_CAR--Indy.500-Poet 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-6fad INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana University student who is a poet and a performer has been named the Indianapolis 500's first official poet since the early 20th century. Marijuana advocate dubbed NJ Weedman arrested again, for pot Thu, 28 Apr 2016 17:56:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/28/US--Weedman-Legal.Fight/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Weedman-Legal.Fight 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-6cbc TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A marijuana advocate dubbed NJ Weedman has been arrested again on marijuana charges after law enforcement raided his restaurant and cannabis temple. Sea lion that made strange, 50-mile trek to ranch found dead Thu, 28 Apr 2016 18:57:41 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/28/US--Wayward.Sea.Lion.Dies/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Wayward.Sea.Lion.Dies 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-6e3a OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington state biologists are trying to determine what killed a sea lion that was captured and released after it was strangely found in the driveway of a cattle ranch about 50 miles from the ocean. Cops: Fleeing man jumps into river, runs naked from hospital Thu, 28 Apr 2016 10:42:39 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/28/US--Naked.Suspect.Flees.Hospital/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Naked.Suspect.Flees.Hospital 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-6efd PITTSBURGH (AP) — Police say a Pittsburgh man driving a stolen car ditched the vehicle and jumped into a river to escape from authorities. Police say after being captured, he fled naked from a hospital and hid inside a dumpster. Labrador helps save Arizona man stranded in snowstorm Thu, 28 Apr 2016 10:41:47 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/28/US-Snowstorm-Rescue-Dog/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-Snowstorm-Rescue-Dog 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-6eb0 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Police say a man wearing only a T-shirt during a snowstorm would have frozen to death at the base of an Arizona mountain had it not been for an alert 2-year-old black Labrador mix. Surgeon makes tourism ad after Rhode Island's Iceland flop Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:26:45 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/27/US--Rhode.Iceland.Aftermath/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Rhode.Iceland.Aftermath 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-7541 PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — An oral surgeon made a Rhode Island tourism ad and paid for it to air on television following the botched rollout of the state's own tourism campaign that featured an image of Iceland. Winner of rubber duck race can dine anywhere in the world Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:07:52 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/27/US-ODD-Ducky-Wucky-River-Race/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD-Ducky-Wucky-River-Race 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-76e0 HARVARD, Mass. (AP) — A rotary club in a small Massachusetts town is gearing up for its annual rubber ducky race in which the winner's prize is a free dinner for two anywhere in the world. School project's graffiti sparks fears Zodiac Killer is back Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:18:16 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/27/US-ODD--Zodiac.Killer-Class.Project/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD--Zodiac.Killer-Class.Project 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-761e TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida State University class project about drug cartels and serial killers took a turn when students scrawled a message on a sidewalk associated with the infamous Zodiac Killer. Officials: New Jersey man skipped $12,000 in EZ Pass tolls Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:47:29 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/27/US--EZ.Pass-Tolls/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--EZ.Pass-Tolls 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-74bb JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a New Jersey man who owes $12,000 in unpaid EZ Pass tolls has had his black Mercedes Benz impounded and is facing charges. 3 Sumatran tiger cubs step out at San Diego Zoo Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:41:09 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/27/US--Zoo.Tigers/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Zoo.Tigers 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-757c SAN DIEGO (AP) — Three endangered Sumatran tiger cubs have made their debut at San Diego Zoo Safari Park. 12-year-old girl runs NY half-marathon by mistake Tue, 26 Apr 2016 19:41:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/26/US--Half-Marathon.Mistake/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Half-Marathon.Mistake 21143dd1a4317e40:79e2e27a:1541bf752e8:-346f ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — A 12-year-old western New York girl has wound up running 10 extra miles after she got into the wrong road race. Russian girl, age 10, flies without ticket or ID Wed, 27 Apr 2016 07:49:47 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/27/EU--Russia-Child.Stowaway/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_EU--Russia-Child.Stowaway 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-774a MOSCOW (AP) — Russian transport police say a 10-year old girl flew from Moscow to St. Petersburg without identification or a ticket. Man charged with urinating on jet headed to North Carolina Tue, 26 Apr 2016 13:26:16 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/26/US-Peeing-On-Plane/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-Peeing-On-Plane 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-7cba CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A Kentucky man has been arrested in North Carolina after witnesses say he urinated on the floor of an American Airlines flight from San Francisco to Charlotte. Railroad crossing arm crashes through LA school bus windows Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:08:53 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/26/US--Impaled.School.Bus/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Impaled.School.Bus 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-7c23 LOS ANGELES (AP) — A railroad track crossing arm crashed through a passenger window of a school bus carrying seven special-needs students and came out a window on the other side Tuesday in Los Angeles. Ohio couple weds at starting line, then runs half-marathon Mon, 25 Apr 2016 22:18:19 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/25/US-Married-At-Marathon/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-Married-At-Marathon 21143dd1a4317e40:79e2e27a:1541bf752e8:-3c57 CANTON, Ohio (AP) — This year's Pro Football Hall of Fame Marathon in Ohio will be a race to remember for one couple who married at the starting line before running the event's half-marathon. Selfies with suburban Atlanta gator? Bad idea, police warn Tue, 26 Apr 2016 10:46:46 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/26/US-ODD--Selfies.With.Alligator/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD--Selfies.With.Alligator 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-7da1 PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. (AP) — Fearing Snapchat could take an ugly turn toward "snap chomp," police are warning people not to take selfies with an alligator in suburban Atlanta. Police: Upstate NY mayor stole 111 road signs from the DOT Tue, 26 Apr 2016 07:53:32 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/26/US-Signs-Stolen-Mayor-Charged/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-Signs-Stolen-Mayor-Charged 21143dd1a4317e40:79e2e27a:1541bf752e8:-3470 FRANKFORT, N.Y. (AP) — State police say an upstate New York mayor illegally provided his village with 111 road signs belonging to the state Department of Transportation. Bear in the 'burbs: Cub sent packing after romp near homes Mon, 25 Apr 2016 22:18:18 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/25/US--Bear.Cub.In.Suburb/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Bear.Cub.In.Suburb 21143dd1a4317e40:79e2e27a:1541bf752e8:-3a69 DUARTE, Calif. (AP) — A bear cub seen rooting through garbage cans and wandering in a suburban Los Angeles County foothill community was captured and released back into the wild. Missouri senator reads 50 Cent book in sales tax filibuster Mon, 25 Apr 2016 23:36:19 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/04/26/US-XGR--50.Cent.Filibuster/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-XGR--50.Cent.Filibuster 21143dd1a4317e40:79e2e27a:1541bf752e8:-37ee JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Senate has tabled a sales tax proposal after a senator filibustered it by reading a book about 50 Cent.