KETK | East Texas News, Weather and Sports | Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville http://www.ketknbc.com/feeds/weird.rss en Obama 'puzzled' by annual turkey pardon http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/obama-puzzled-by-annual-turkey-pardon <p>&nbsp;President Obama pardoned the national Thanksgiving turkey with a smile on Wednesday, but he admitted before saving the bird from it&#39;s likely demise that he found the decades-old tradition somewhat &quot;puzzling.&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/obama-puzzled-by-annual-turkey-pardon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News National News Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:53:10 +0000 kkoviak 156184 at http://www.ketknbc.com Oklahoma Satanist backing out of controversial Satanic monument project http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/oklahoma-satanist-backing-out-of-controversial-sat <p>An Oklahoma group of Satanists who were working to help get a monument to Satan placed at the State Capitol are now backing out.</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/oklahoma-satanist-backing-out-of-controversial-sat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News National News Tue, 25 Nov 2014 19:10:13 +0000 mwesp 156025 at http://www.ketknbc.com Dropped beer bottle shatters glass walkway at London's Tower Bridge http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/dropped-beer-bottle-shatters-glass-walkway-at-lond <p>&nbsp;A scary view of London just got slightly scarier.</p> <p> At 138 feet above the city&#39;s River Thames, the view from the newly opened glass walkway at Tower Bridge was already enough to generate high anxiety.</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/dropped-beer-bottle-shatters-glass-walkway-at-lond" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News World News Mon, 24 Nov 2014 20:14:21 +0000 kkoviak 155912 at http://www.ketknbc.com Terrifying "Seadevil" caught on camera for first time at 1,900 ft http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/terrifying-seadevil-caught-on-camera-for-first-tim <p>Researchers believe they have captured on film an elusive sea creature. They call it-- the Black Seadevil.</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/terrifying-seadevil-caught-on-camera-for-first-tim" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News National News Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:08:31 +0000 mwesp 155890 at http://www.ketknbc.com Somebody's watching! http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/somebodys-watching <p>A new website based in Russia is streaming video live from thousands of private webcams around the world, including images of babies and hospital patients.</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/somebodys-watching" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News cam hacked private Russia web World News Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:30:47 +0000 bobakini 155504 at http://www.ketknbc.com Move over, Barbie! Make room for 'average' Lammily doll http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/move-over-barbie-make-room-for-average-lammily-dol <p>It began for Nickolay Lamm as a question: What would Barbie look like if she had the dimensions of an average woman?</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/move-over-barbie-make-room-for-average-lammily-dol" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News National News Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:15:52 +0000 mwesp 155532 at http://www.ketknbc.com 'Mysterious' fibers found in Chino Valley http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/mysterious-fibers-found-in-chino-valley <p>One woman contacted CBS 5 News saying she spotted mysterious fibers falling from the sky in Chino Valley.</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/mysterious-fibers-found-in-chino-valley" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News arizona Chino fibers sky National News Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:00:02 +0000 bobakini 155361 at http://www.ketknbc.com TX woman, Teddy Bear Paradise, gets 21 months for threatening president http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/tx-woman-teddy-bear-paradise-gets-21-months-for-th <p>Teddy Bear Paradise, formerly known as Denise O&rsquo;Neal, has been ordered to federal prison following her conviction of making a threat against President Obama, U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson announced.</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/tx-woman-teddy-bear-paradise-gets-21-months-for-th" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News Statewide News Wed, 19 Nov 2014 20:52:56 +0000 mwesp 155419 at http://www.ketknbc.com Hot car mom uses donations for 'baby daddy's' rap album http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/hot-car-mom-uses-donations-for-baby-daddys-rap-alb <p> A civil rights leader in phoenix is done trying to help a woman accused of leaving her children in a hot car. He says he found jobs for her, but she never showed up.</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/hot-car-mom-uses-donations-for-baby-daddys-rap-alb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News National News Wed, 19 Nov 2014 19:32:46 +0000 mwesp 155409 at http://www.ketknbc.com Cover to Cover: Texas School Permission Slip to Read Books http://www.ketknbc.com/news/weird-news/cover-to-cover-texas-school-permission-slip-to-rea <p>Permission slips are just for field trips, right? Not anymore, which is why some Highland Park parents are trippin&#39; out over a new form students brought 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/cover-to-cover-texas-school-permission-slip-to-rea" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Weird News books Highland Park reading schools students Texas Statewide News Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:00:55 +0000 bobakini 155119 at http://www.ketknbc.com