Category: Weird

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staffNovember 4, 2017

German man reports WWII bomb, police find zucchini

An 81-year-old German man called police to tell them he found a World War II-era bomb in his garden, but ...

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staffOctober 28, 2017

Cakes in man’s luggage were actually chocolate-covered heroin

A man caught in New Jersey with packages of heroin coated in chocolate to disguise them as cakes pleaded guilty ...

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staffOctober 5, 2017

Google Maps error sends tourists to a dead-end in Australia

Residents of an otherwise sleepy rural cul-de-sac have been experiencing a very peculiar issue, particularly on holidays and long weekends. ...

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staffOctober 5, 2017

Police find escaped prisoners in escape room

Two women who escaped a Canadian prison on Monday were found by police the next day in an escape room. ...

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staffOctober 3, 2017

Stolen wallet returned to New Jersey man 47 years later

A New Jersey man was reunited with his wallet nearly 50 years after it was stolen during a burglary at ...

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staffSeptember 30, 2017

UAE to build $132mn mock ‘Martian City’ in the desert

The United Arab Emirates has announced plans to build a ‘Martian City’ on Earth in preparation for humanity’s planned colonization ...

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staffSeptember 26, 2017

Belgian ‘sugar daddy’ ads prompt outcry for luring students

A website’s ad campaign telling young women they could fund their studies by dating a sugar daddy has provoked a ...

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staffSeptember 22, 2017

World’s oldest cat, Nutmeg, dies at 32

Nutmeg, believed to be the world’s oldest cat, died in England at the age of 32 earlier this month, his ...

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staffSeptember 22, 2017

‘Decapitated man’ Halloween display in Tennessee sparks 911 calls

A local US police department has urged people not to call 911 after reports that a man had been crushed ...

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staffSeptember 21, 2017

Geneva toilets clogged up with more than $95,000 in cash

Geneva prosecutors are investigating after toilets in a bank and three restaurants were blocked by about $95,000 in high-denomination euro ...