KETK | East Texas News, Weather and Sports | Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville http://www.ketknbc.com/feeds/weird.rss en Texas 'brisket bandit' on the loose! http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/texas-brisket-bandit-on-the-loose <p>San Antonio, Texas, is dealing with a so-called &quot;brisket bandit&#39;.</p> <p> Authorities say the mystery crook breaks into barbecue restaurants stealing hundreds of dollars worth of meat. This time, the heist was caught on camera.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/texas-brisket-bandit-on-the-loose" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News Statewide News Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:23:07 +0000 mwesp 163643 at http://www.ketknbc.com Pregnant inmate who escaped Shreveport hospital back in custody http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/pregnant-inmate-who-escaped-shreveport-hospital-ba <p>A pregnant inmate under guard by a private security company was captured Thursday morning after walking away from a Shreveport hospital while receiving treatment.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/pregnant-inmate-who-escaped-shreveport-hospital-ba" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News Local News Thu, 26 Feb 2015 19:31:50 +0000 mwesp 163638 at http://www.ketknbc.com Fined for praying too loud http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/fined-for-praying-too-loud <p>A Lisbon, North Dakota woman has been fined for praying too loudly on city sidewalks.</p> <p> After two court dates and paying $150 in fines for &quot;unnecessary noise&quot;, Martha Nagbe isn&#39;t giving up sharing her faith.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/fined-for-praying-too-loud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News National News Wed, 25 Feb 2015 03:59:02 +0000 jsage 163403 at http://www.ketknbc.com Would-be robber cries for 'momma' after being pepper sprayed http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/would-be-robber-cries-for-momma-after-being-pepper <p>An ax-wielding Oklahoma City teen is behind bars following an unusual attempted robbery.</p> <p> The young suspect was left begging for his mommy when a determined store clerk fought him off with a can of mace.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/would-be-robber-cries-for-momma-after-being-pepper" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News National News Thu, 19 Feb 2015 23:25:18 +0000 mwesp 163026 at http://www.ketknbc.com Rap star Vanilla Ice: Burglary arrest 'blown out of proportion' http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/rap-star-vanilla-ice-burglary-arrest-blown-out-of <p>Out on bail, rapper Vanilla Ice said the burglary and grand theft charges he&#39;s facing is a misunderstanding.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/rap-star-vanilla-ice-burglary-arrest-blown-out-of" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News National News Thu, 19 Feb 2015 22:19:51 +0000 mwesp 163014 at http://www.ketknbc.com Texas man convicted of 10th DWI gets life in prison http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/texas-man-convicted-of-10th-dwi-gets-life-in-priso <p>Houston&#39;s Bobby Gene Martin - who was convicted this week of drunken driving for the 10th time - finally may have had his last drink.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/texas-man-convicted-of-10th-dwi-gets-life-in-priso" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News Statewide News Tue, 17 Feb 2015 22:27:45 +0000 mwesp 162816 at http://www.ketknbc.com You'll never believe these dating services http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/youll-never-believe-these-dating-services <p>OkCupid and Tinder are on the tip of every single&#39;s tongues. But those are just the tip of the iceberg. There&#39;s a whole world of dating platforms out there, including many that are realllllly niche.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/youll-never-believe-these-dating-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News National News Fri, 13 Feb 2015 21:35:31 +0000 mwesp 162504 at http://www.ketknbc.com Were serial killer John Wayne Gacy's clown suits illegally removed from evidence room? http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/were-serial-killer-john-wayne-gacys-clown-suits-il <p>John Wayne Gacy is one of America&#39;s most notorious criminals. The infamous child murderer killed thirty-three people and was put to death by lethal injection in 1994.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/were-serial-killer-john-wayne-gacys-clown-suits-il" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News National News Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:39:05 +0000 mwesp 162483 at http://www.ketknbc.com Baby girl born with twin fetuses http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/baby-girl-born-with-twin-fetuses <p>A baby girl born in Hong Kong appeared to have a growth of some kind in her left side, but doctors soon discovered the growth contained what could be &quot;absorbed&quot; siblings.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/baby-girl-born-with-twin-fetuses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News National News Tue, 10 Feb 2015 01:44:25 +0000 mwesp 162154 at http://www.ketknbc.com VIDEO: Barber gives kids who don't behave 'old man haircut' http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/video-barber-gives-kids-who-dont-behave-old-man-ha <p>They&#39;re the photos seen &#39;round the world: A 10-year-old boy being disciplined by having to get an &quot;old man&quot; haircut.</p> <p> A Snellville, Georgia barber came up with the idea.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/video-barber-gives-kids-who-dont-behave-old-man-ha" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News National News Fri, 06 Feb 2015 14:49:54 +0000 rroy 161917 at http://www.ketknbc.com