Odd World

  • Woman accused of stealing 7 lobster tails

    A woman faces petit theft charges after officials say she stuffed seven frozen lobster tails in her pants and walked out of a Publix supermarket without paying for them.

  • Mayor asked to quit over dog poop incident

    The mayor of a wealthy California town who was caught on camera tossing dog poop onto the walkway of a political opponent is being asked to resign by residents who say he smeared their image.

  • Firm sued for forcing workers to pray

    A federal agency sued a New York customer service provider on Wednesday after allegations the company forced employees to pray, thank God for their jobs and say “I love you” to managers and colleagues at work, and fired those who protested.

  • Thousands hug trees in world record bid

    More than 2,000 people, mostly students wearing their school uniforms, gathered in Nepal’s capital on Thursday in a bid to set a world record for the largest tree hug.

  • Alleged smuggler hides bird eggs in pants

    Australians call tiny swimming trunks “budgie smugglers”, but the term might have a new meaning after customs officials at Sydney’s airport said Wednesday that they found 16 wild-bird eggs in the crotch of a passenger’s pants.

  • Lucey is tops in beautiful bulldog event

    Lucey is a slobbering 18-month-old pooch whose human family dreams of making her a therapy dog.

  • Woman reunited with dog, TV snatched on 1st date

    A woman has been reunited with her Yorkshire Terrier and flat-screen TV that were snatched during her first date with a man she met online.

  • Second Pakistani arrested for cannibalism

    Pakistani police Tuesday arrested a second man suspected along with his brother of eating a newborn baby whose head was found at their home, officials said.

  • 79-year-old flutist joins elementary band

    One member of the Kennedy Elementary School band in Dubuque brings a certain maturity with him. That’s because Tony Boland is a 79-year-old flute player.

  • Crocodile caught wandering around California mall

    Don't shed any tears for a crocodile that was captured wandering outside a pet store at a Northern California shopping mall.