KETK | East Texas News, Weather and Sports | Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville http://www.ketknbc.com/feeds/weird.rss en Texas funeral home employees charged with abuse of corpse http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/texas-funeral-home-employees-charged-with-abuse-of <p>Three El Paso area funeral home employees have been arrested and charged with multiple counts of abuse of a corpse, forgery and tampering with government records after the El Paso County Clerk&#39;s department received a government document con</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-funeral-home-employees-charged-with-abuse-of" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News Statewide News Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:21:27 +0000 mwesp 150190 at http://www.ketknbc.com Rhinos on a plane: Life-saving mission across borders http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/rhinos-on-a-plane-life-saving-mission-across-borde <p>It&#39;s been a bad year for the African rhino, particularly for those that call South Africa home.</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/rhinos-on-a-plane-life-saving-mission-across-borde" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News World News Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:09:04 +0000 kkoviak 149450 at http://www.ketknbc.com Woman claims spaghetti strainer as religious headwear in license picture http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/woman-claims-spaghetti-strainer-as-religious-headw <p>It may sound like a joke but an Enid woman says her Oklahoma driver&#39;s license features a unique symbol of her religious freedom.</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/woman-claims-spaghetti-strainer-as-religious-headw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News National News Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:59:20 +0000 mwesp 149314 at http://www.ketknbc.com Indiana couple charged with holding woman in dog cage for weeks http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/indiana-couple-charged-with-holding-woman-in-dog-c <p>A young Indiana mother was gagged with chloroform and held captive for two months, forced to wear a dog collar tethered to an &quot;intricate restraint system&quot; and kept in a wooden cage built by one of her &quot;sadist&quot; captors, polic</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/indiana-couple-charged-with-holding-woman-in-dog-c" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News National News Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:21:28 +0000 mwesp 149213 at http://www.ketknbc.com Man shot to death after charging police officer with sword http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/man-shot-to-death-after-charging-police-officer-wi <p>Central Louisiana police officers have shot and killed a man who allegedly charged at them with a sword.</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/man-shot-to-death-after-charging-police-officer-wi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News National News Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:33:02 +0000 mwesp 149203 at http://www.ketknbc.com Olive Garden offers all you can eat -- for seven weeks http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/olive-garden-offers-all-you-can-eat-for-seven-week <p>If you fantasize about stuffing your face with Olive Garden pasta for seven weeks straight, Monday is your day.</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/olive-garden-offers-all-you-can-eat-for-seven-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News National News Mon, 08 Sep 2014 15:28:33 +0000 mwesp 148986 at http://www.ketknbc.com Foodies beware: The FDA is coming for your cheese http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/foodies-beware-the-fda-is-coming-for-your-cheese <p>America&#39;s food police are patrolling and arresting suspicious French dairy products, which are either delicious cheese or a bacteria-laden menace. 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That&#39;s what Mona&#39;s owner is trying to figure out.</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/have-you-seen-this-tortoise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News National News Fri, 05 Sep 2014 23:07:55 +0000 jsage 148746 at http://www.ketknbc.com Texas woman believed son possessed by devil, tried to 'cleanse' him http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/texas-woman-believed-son-possessed-by-devil-tried <p> A San Antonio woman and her boyfriend were indicted on sexual assault and injury to a child charges after police found the woman&#39;s 6-year-old son unresponsive in her bathroom.</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-woman-believed-son-possessed-by-devil-tried" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News Statewide News Fri, 05 Sep 2014 00:06:55 +0000 mwesp 148658 at http://www.ketknbc.com Mixologists: Drink masters or just pretentious bartenders? http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/mixologists-drink-masters-or-just-pretentious-bart <p>&quot;What&#39;s with all the mixologists these days?</p> <p> &quot;Why aren&#39;t bartenders content just to be called bartenders anymore?&quot;</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/mixologists-drink-masters-or-just-pretentious-bart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News National News Thu, 04 Sep 2014 22:41:28 +0000 kkoviak 148642 at http://www.ketknbc.com