Oddly Enough Features
Thousands of thumbtacks found in California dog park
HERCULES, Calif. (AP) -- Police say they have stepped up patrols and are considering putting cameras to try to catch whoever is spreading thousands of thumbtacks across a Northern California dog park....
AP PHOTOS: Jumping donkey leaps to fame in Egyptian village
AL-ARID, Egypt (AP) -- A donkey has leapt to fame in a small Egyptian village by defying her species' well-known stubbornness and jumping hurdles on command....
Mayor shows love to skateboarders, lifts ban in Love Park
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Skateboarders in Philadelphia are feeling the love from Love Park now that the mayor has temporarily lifted a ban on skating there until it closes for renovations....
Grin and bear it: NHL players say losing teeth part of game
When Brent Burns packs his bags for road trips, the San Jose Sharks defenseman often leaves something behind: his cosmetic teeth....
Man waves gun behind TV reporter during live broadcast
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police say they're investigating after a man appeared to wave a handgun behind a television news reporter during a live broadcast in New York City....
Charges dropped against woman who nursed baby squirrels
HOWELL, N.J. (AP) -- Charges against a New Jersey woman who nursed two abandoned baby squirrels back to health have been dropped on a technicality....
Rare weather event produces spontaneous snowballs in Idaho
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- Thousands of snowballs rolled in a flat central Idaho field look like the work of hundreds of ambitious kids - except there are no human tracks....
Cops: Arrested NY man admits role in nearly 100 theft cases
AUBURN, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say a 24-year-old central New York man who admitted to being involved in about 100 thefts has been arrested again after robbing a woman....
Couple accused of sex act on Vegas Strip observation wheel
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- A Houston man and a New York woman are facing felony charges after authorities say they were recorded having sex in public during a 30-minute ride in a glass-enclosed cabin on a Ferris wheel 550 feet above the Las Vegas Strip....
Fries with that? Man accused of tossing gator at drive-thru
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Alligators have been used as shoes, briefcases, university mascots, lunch and now, authorities say, a deadly weapon....
Michael Bloomberg billionaire business magnate and former New York City mayor has stated that if the 2016 presidential contest came down to a race between New Hampshire Primary winners Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders, he would likely run as an Independent. His calculus is that the mainstream American voter might not be won over by a self-proclaimed Democratic Socialist or by a blustery billionaire who trades in insults and sound bites, both who may flame out over the course of a long and laborious campaign.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you agree with the Governor Wolf's call to put aside political differences and pass a compromise budget or find another job?