AP - ap.online.headlines.strange http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.strange News Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:50:11 -0400 Peanut butter vandal mistakes gathering for Trump rally Fri, 21 Oct 2016 12:02:52 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/21/US--Mistaken.Vandal/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Mistaken.Vandal c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-7956 AMHERST, Wis. (AP) — Disorderly conduct charges are pending against a woman who authorities say smeared peanut butter on 30 vehicles outside a gathering in central Wisconsin that she mistakenly thought was a Donald Trump rally. Police: Man thanks trooper in letter after speeding ticket Fri, 21 Oct 2016 09:32:24 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/21/US-Thanks-For-The-Ticket/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-Thanks-For-The-Ticket c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-7932 EWING TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey State Police say the general manager of a company that operates radio stations complimented a trooper in a letter after he was ticketed for speeding. Move along, Bozo: Mississippi county bans clowns for now Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:54:55 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/20/US--Clown.Ban-Mississippi/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Clown.Ban-Mississippi c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-7cd6 DEKALB, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi county has had enough of the creepy clown craze, at least until after Halloween. 94-year-old who has been fire chief since 1953 is retiring Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:37:33 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/21/US-94-Year-Old-Chief-Retires/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-94-Year-Old-Chief-Retires c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-77ce GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania fire chief is announcing his retirement just ahead of his 95th birthday. Yoga pants parade to protest man's comments on women's wear Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:20:36 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/21/US--Yoga.Pants.Party/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Yoga.Pants.Party c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-7933 BARRINGTON, R.I. (AP) — Women clad in yoga pants plan to parade through a coastal Rhode Island town in protest of a man who said the attire looks tacky and ridiculous. Bank places 100 'lucky pennies' across US worth $1,000 each Thu, 20 Oct 2016 10:37:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/20/US-Lucky-Penny-Promotion/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-Lucky-Penny-Promotion c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-7f3e DETROIT (AP) — Stopping to pick up a stray penny off the ground may not seem worth the effort, yet one bank is trying to change that mindset by placing 100 fake pennies across the country worth $1,000 apiece. Guinness declares massive Michigan ice cream sundae a record Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:39:29 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/20/US-ODD--Long.Sundae/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD--Long.Sundae c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-7eaf LUDINGTON, Mich. (AP) — Guinness World Records says a roughly half-mile-long ice cream sundae that was gobbled up in Michigan this June was the longest ever. Nearly $10K in cash left in shopping cart returned to owner Thu, 20 Oct 2016 10:33:13 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/20/US--Forgotten.Cash.Returned/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Forgotten.Cash.Returned c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-7efc SENNETT, N.Y. (AP) — Nearly $10,000 in cash a restaurant owner left in a shopping cart at an upstate New York store has been returned thanks to a couple who found the money. 62-year-old woman in Spain gives birth to third child Wed, 19 Oct 2016 08:12:18 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/19/EU-Spain-Mother-At-62/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_EU-Spain-Mother-At-62 c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157063007e1:7a79 MADRID (AP) — A 62-year-old Spanish woman has given birth to a healthy girl and encourages women in their later years to imitate her if they want to. Police: Bandit with taste for fancy cookies, espresso nabbed Wed, 19 Oct 2016 07:16:14 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/18/US--Fancy.Cookie.Bandit/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Fancy.Cookie.Bandit c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157063007e1:77ac STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — Police say a bandit with a taste for espresso and fancy cookies has been nabbed because he asked an officer for directions to a Connecticut pastry shop. US Postal carrier filmed dumping bins of mail into a ditch Thu, 20 Oct 2016 07:26:10 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/20/US--Mail.in.Ditch/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Mail.in.Ditch c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-7f84 DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service has launched an investigation after a metro Atlanta resident says she filmed a worker dumping hundreds of pieces of mail in the woods. Though banned from City Hall, Tennessee man runs for mayor Thu, 20 Oct 2016 07:55:37 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/20/US--Banned.Candidate/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Banned.Candidate c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-7f66 LEBANON, Tenn. (AP) — He's banned from City Hall by a court restraining order but that's not stopping a man from running for mayor of a Tennessee city. Woman with skull on stick leads Sacramento police to body Fri, 21 Oct 2016 01:58:04 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/21/US--Skull.on.Stick/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Skull.on.Stick c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-7a7b SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — It sounds like a Halloween prank but Sacramento police say it was all too real. Meet Azalea the smoking chimp, new star at Pyongyang zoo Wed, 19 Oct 2016 14:22:23 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/19/AS--NKorea-Smoking.Chimp/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_AS--NKorea-Smoking.Chimp c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157063007e1:7a50 PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Pyongyang's newly opened zoo has a new star: Azalea, the smoking chimpanzee. Spain: Town may fine church over 'noisy' bells Tue, 18 Oct 2016 05:58:51 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/18/EU-ODD--Spain-Noisy.Church.Bells/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_EU-ODD--Spain-Noisy.Church.Bells c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157063007e1:74c6 MADRID (AP) — A small Spanish town is considering fining a medieval church 16,000 euros ($17,500) because its bells are "too noisy." Fisherman reels in whopper of a lobster in Bermuda Wed, 19 Oct 2016 11:31:56 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/19/CB--Big.Lobster/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_CB--Big.Lobster c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157063007e1:7b39 HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) — Hurricane Nicole may have brought more than wind and rain to Bermuda. Two fishermen are crediting the storm with bringing in an enormous 14-pound spiny lobster. Minnesota couple celebrates wedding by posing with puppies Tue, 18 Oct 2016 19:29:03 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/18/US-ODD--Puppy.Wedding.Day/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD--Puppy.Wedding.Day c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157063007e1:7797 MAPLE GROVE, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota couple celebrated their wedding day by posing with puppies. Teams skirt NFL video policy with homemade signs, toys Mon, 17 Oct 2016 13:30:37 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/17/FBN--Video.Rules.Workaround/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_FBN--Video.Rules.Workaround c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157063007e1:7106 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Some NFL teams are going old school to find ways around a league policy that prohibits team social media accounts from sharing their own highlight videos. Police: Man buys NYC storage unit, finds dead, frozen cats Tue, 18 Oct 2016 07:58:26 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/18/US--Dead.Cats-Storage.Unit/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Dead.Cats-Storage.Unit c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157063007e1:750c NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a man bought a storage unit at an auction in New York City and found dozens of dead cats frozen in two freezers. Pumpkins go ballistic at New Hampshire racetrack Sun, 16 Oct 2016 16:33:20 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2016/10/16/US-ODD--Pumpkin.Launching/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD--Pumpkin.Launching c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157063007e1:6c4f LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Pumpkins were going ballistic at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway this weekend.