Weird News

Louisiana man finds the word 'God' inside eggplant

In Louisiana, a cook says he got some Heavenly encouragement in the form of an eggplant.
Police: N.C. grandfather shoots son, grandson fires back

Police: N.C. grandfather shoots son, grandson fires back

 A 84-year-old man shoots his son. So what does his grandson do, according to authorities, in his own father's defense? Shoot -- fatally, it turns out -- his grandfather.

Woman sees home on TV, learns deadly secret

It sounds like a made-for-TV movie, but instead it's a real life nightmare for one St. Louis woman. It's a typical North County ranch house on a tree-lined street.
Baby abandoned on New York subway platform, mother arrested

Baby abandoned on New York subway platform, mother arrested

Police say they've arrested a 20-year-old homeless woman on suspicion of leaving her baby daughter in a stroller on a New York City subway platform this week.
Facebook removes hunting photos from Texas cheerleader's page

Facebook removes hunting photos from Texas cheerleader's page

A Texas Tech cheerleader found herself in the sights of many last week after photos of her African hunts went viral on Facebook. Likewise, many stepped forward to defend her, including the Hunter Defense Fund.
Hot dog! Reigning champ gets engaged, chows down on 61 franks

Hot dog! Reigning champ gets engaged, chows down on 61 franks

Joey "Jaws" Chestnut, reigning king of the world's most famous hot dog eating contest, may have had an extra boost of confidence Friday. With a hug and kiss, his girlfriend of three years accepted his marriage proposal.
Bad teeth? Blame your genes

Bad teeth? Blame your genes

Remember "The Big Book of British Smiles" from "The Simpsons"? The dentist used it to scare children into proper dental hygiene.
Teen confesses to burying newborn baby

Teen confesses to burying newborn baby

A 16-year-old confessed to burying her newborn baby in a side yard near her home in Franklin County, Sheriff Jerry Jones said Monday.
Mick Jagger: Monty Python 'are wrinkly old men trying to relive their youth'

Mick Jagger: Monty Python 'are wrinkly old men trying to relive their youth'

Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger poked fun at the Monty Python stars on Monday ahead of the comedy troupe's reunion concerts this week as "a bunch of wrinkly old men trying to relive their youth and make a load of money."

Texas couple accused of locking adult, adopted son in garage for years

In Texas, a husband and wife have been arrested and accused of kidnapping their adopted adult son and forcing him to live in a locked garage. On Wednesday, the Dripping Springs couple was arrested for abduction. 

Florida mom arrested after demanding newborn see 'vegan doctor'

A Florida mother was arrested on Tuesday after her newborn's pediatrician reported her to police for not admitting the unhealthy newborn to the hospital.

Louisiana family in mourning after finding cat cut in half

It's a crime that's hard to believe and it happened right here in our own backyard. A family pet, intentionally killed, and it's gruesome.

Shark in the park

Wildlife workers are trying to catch a shark in pond inside a city park in Indian Harbour Beach, Florida pond. Trapper James Dean believes someone dumped the 4-foot bull shark into the pond at Gleason Park.
France admits it needs to be friendlier to visitors

France admits it needs to be friendlier to visitors

It's a big nation that can take a long hard look at itself and reach the conclusion it might be a bit rude toward tourists.
Should men's restrooms have diaper-changing tables?

Should men's restrooms have diaper-changing tables?

Dads appear to be more involved in their children's day-to-day lives than ever -- a 2013 study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention indicates 90% of fathers who live with their offspring "bathed, diapered or dressed their