Oddly Enough Features
Police: Black cat crosses suspect's path, rats him out
EPHRATA, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania police department says a black cat was lucky for one of its officers tracking down a fugitive....
Man who used wheelchair in Rolex theft gets 6-year sentence
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) -- A Connecticut man who rolled into a jewelry store in a wheelchair, asked to see a $37,000 watch, then got up and sprinted out with the expensive timepiece has been sentenced to six years behind bars....
Christmas tree farmer returns wedding band lost 15 years ago
WHITE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) -- A Christmas tree farmer has found and returned a wedding ring that slipped off a New Jersey man's finger roughly 15 years ago....
Rock-loving orangutan causes $220K damage at St. Louis zoo
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- A rock-loving orangutan named Rubih went ape on the observation windows of her St. Louis zoo enclosure, forcing nearly $200,000 in repairs and the temporary closure of the exhibit....
Deck the ... Look out! Woman tries to run over decorating ex
CONNELLSVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- State police say holiday music was blaring from a Pennsylvania woman's car as she tore up the yard of her ex-boyfriend's home, nearly running the man and his family over....
Police officer charged with slapping man dressed as bunny
HOPATCONG, N.J. (AP) -- A police officer accused of slapping a man who was wearing a bunny costume and was blowing an air horn inside a police station has been charged with assault....
Ohio man's controversial 'Zombie Nativity' vandalized
CINCINNATI (AP) -- A suburban Cincinnati man says someone vandalized the "Zombie Nativity" scene he puts up annually, beheading the ghoulish-looking Mary figure and flipping the greenish baby Jesus into the yard....
Manatee rescued off Cape Cod swims to another unusual spot
FALMOUTH, Mass. (AP) -- The pregnant manatee rescued off Massachusetts' Cape Cod and released off Florida's Atlantic coast is now in another unusual place - the Bahamas....
$1,000 reward for catching ugly fish from Wyoming reservoir
GREEN RIVER, Wyo. (AP) -- A $1,000 reward has been posted for catching an ugly fish out of Fontenelle Reservoir in western Wyoming....
Signs to mark eastern and western ends of longest US road
BOSTON (AP) -- Signs marking the eastern and western ends of the longest continuous road in the U.S. are being unveiled on both coasts....
Time Magazine named Donald Trump as their Person of the Year. In bestowing the award, Time Magazine said Trump's victory in the presidential election has shaken up the U.S. political system, for better or worse. Accepting the accolade Trump called it "a tremendous honor that from a magazine I grew up reading". Runner-up for the award was Hillary Clinton, who narrowly lost the 2016 presidential election to Mr. Trump.
Was Sarah Palin right to criticize Donald Trump for using subsidies to keep manufacturing jobs from going to Mexico?