Strange

A kangaroo interrupts the Women's Premier League between Belconnen United and Canberra FC match in Canberra for over 30 minutes.
Lawrence Atkin/Capital Football via AP
June 25, 2018 - 6:46 am
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian soccer team competing at the World Cup is called the Socceroos. But a different kind of soccer-roo has dominated a pitch for half an hour in Canberra during a women's match. The misguided marsupial made its first appearance on the stadium soccer field...
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Zsa Zsa, an English Bulldog owned by Megan Brainard, stands onstage after being announced the winner of the World's Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair.
AP Photo/Jeff Chiu
June 24, 2018 - 9:42 am
PETALUMA, Calif. (AP) — A 9-year-old English bulldog was named the winner of the 2018 World's Ugliest Dog contest in the San Francisco Bay Area. Zsa Zsa won the title Saturday night at the Sonoma-Marin Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds in Petaluma. The dog's owner Megan Brainard of Anoka, Minnesota, will...
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German Tightrope Wedding
(Peter Gercke/dpa via AP)
June 16, 2018 - 11:14 am
BERLIN (AP) — A couple in eastern Germany have gotten married in a swing dangling from a motorcycle atop a tightrope, 14 meters (46 feet) above the ground. The German news agency dpa reported that a pastor standing in a cage atop a fire service ladder presided over the wedding of Nicole Backhaus...
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KKK Student Costume
Twitter via CNN
June 16, 2018 - 9:15 am
By Jessica Campisi and Michelle Krupa, CNN (CNN) -- A student who showed up to high school dressed as a Ku Klux Klansman did so as part of an assignment -- reportedly with advance approval from a teacher. Still, the head-to-toe costume -- complete with infamous conical hood and a white, fabric mask...
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Nearly 20 years ago, about nearly half of high school students said they drank at least one glass of milk a day. But now it’s down to less than a third, according to a survey released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
AP Photo/Rob Carr
June 14, 2018 - 3:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Fewer U.S. teens are smoking, having sex and doing drugs these days. Oh, and they're drinking less milk, too. Less than one-third of high school students drink a glass of milk a day, according to a large government survey released Thursday. About two decades ago, it was nearly half...
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Alligator
June 09, 2018 - 10:17 am
By Ralph Ellis, Konstantin Toropin and Sal Sendik, CNN (CNN) -- Authorities confirmed Saturday morning that they had found the remains of a woman killed by an alligator in Davie, Florida. Search teams discovered the body of Shizuka Matsuki about 10 p.m. Friday in a lake at the Silver Lakes Rotary...
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Snapping Turtle
June 02, 2018 - 11:34 am
PRESTON, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho teacher accused of feeding a sick puppy to a snapping turtle in front of several students has been charged with misdemeanor animal cruelty. Preston Junior High School science teacher Robert Crosland was charged Friday. He faces up to six months in jail and a $5,000...
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Yanny or Laurel
Tim Jimenez
May 16, 2018 - 8:51 am
NEW YORK (KYW Newsradio) — What do you hear? The latest internet debate that’s sweeping social media, and wasting plenty of time, has people answering that question. Remember the debate on the internet three years ago over the color of a dress? Well, the 2018 version is here. A short audio clip has...
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Allison Closs arrives for the Carlisle High School senior prom at Letort View Community Center at Carlisle Barracks in Carlise, Pa., with a cutout of actor Danny DeVito.
Michael Bupp /The Sentinel via AP
May 14, 2018 - 6:58 pm
CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania high school student took an unorthodox approach to prom and brought a cardboard cutout of actor Danny DeVito to the dance. WHTM-TV reports Allison Closs and her famous two-dimensional date joined other Carlisle High School seniors Friday for prom. Closs purchased...
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Plastic surgeons harvested cartilage from Burrage's ribs to create a new ear and then grew it under the skin of her forearm.
US Army
May 10, 2018 - 6:48 pm
By Doug Criss (CNN) -- Shamika Burrage survived a near-fatal car accident two years ago, but not without losing something pretty important: her left ear. Now, thanks to a novel procedure performed at an Army medical center in Texas, Burrage is getting that ear back in a most unusual way. Plastic...
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