Strange

Auschwitz
Czarek Sokolowski/AP, file
May 28, 2019 - 1:09 pm
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — On a cold day in March 2017, a group of young adults stripped naked at the former Auschwitz death camp and chained themselves together to the "Arbeit Macht Frei" gate as one man plunged a knife into a sheep's body over and over again. The two organizers of the stunt, including...
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This Tuesday, May 21, 2019 speed camera picture provided by the police in Viersen, Germany, shows a Pigeon in front of the windscreen of a car.
Kreispolizeibehoerde Viersen via AP
May 28, 2019 - 10:26 am
BERLIN (AP) — Police in western Germany say divine intervention saved a speeding driver from getting a ticket, after a pigeon photobombed a traffic enforcement camera at just the right moment. Perhaps inspired by this week's Ascension Day national Christian holiday, Viersen police said "the Holy...
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Cemetery / Tombstone / Grave
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May 25, 2019 - 1:56 pm
By Mallory Hughes, CNN (CNN) -- Emma, a healthy Shih Tzu mix, was euthanized to fulfill her late owner's dying wish that the dog be put down -- and then laid to rest with her. The dog arrived at the Chesterfield County Animal Shelter in Chesterfield, Virginia, on March 8 after her owner's death,...
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Alligator taken into custody
WGNO
May 20, 2019 - 10:40 am
SLIDELL, La. (WGNO) — A police chase in Slidell ended with officers taking the suspect into custody at one of the high schools in the city. It happened at a little after 9 p.m. Thursday at Slidell High School. Police say they cornered an alligator underneath a school bus at the school. According to...
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"Game of Thrones"
Alberto Mier/HBO/CNN
May 20, 2019 - 8:11 am
By Rob Picheta (CNN) — The convenience stores of Westeros have done good business in recent weeks. Just two weeks after eagle-eyed viewers spotted a rogue takeaway coffee cup in an episode of "Game of Thrones," the show's highly anticipated finale left fans bemused once again. This time, a plastic...
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A stolen tripod was dropped from an overpass onto a Sacramento freeway, impaling the lung of a passenger.
Tim Page/El Dorado Veterans Resources Transportation/Military Family Support Group via AP
May 19, 2019 - 9:06 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say somebody stole a tripod from a California Department of Transportation crew and then dropped it from an overpass onto a Sacramento freeway, impaling the lung of a passenger in a van. The driver of the van, Tim Page, tells KCRA-TV that he was on Interstate 5...
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"Who talks better than Philadelphians?" said Amber Volpe of South Philly.
John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
May 17, 2019 - 12:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A travel and lifestyle website has named the Philadelphia accent one of the sexiest in the country. KYW Newsradio visited the Italian Market in South Philly to get reaction. Bigseventravel.com named the Philadelphia accent the 8th sexiest in the United States. "Who...
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A semi-trailer hauling honey overturned.
Indiana State Police via AP
May 15, 2019 - 3:53 pm
HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) — A semi-trailer hauling honey overturned on a northwestern Indiana highway, spilling some of the sticky substance and restricting travel for hours. State police say the semi was hauling about 41,000 pounds of amber honey along Interstate 80/94 through Hammond when the driver...
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Farmer amputates his leg
Amanda Kaser-Malousek via CNN
May 15, 2019 - 3:38 pm
By Andrea Diaz (CNN) — A farmer in Nebraska was just trying to transfer some corn from one place to another when he accidentally stepped into a hole, the hole happened to be a grain auger. Kurtis Kaser, 63, knew he had to act quick as his leg was getting pulled into the machine. "I didn't know what...
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James L. Jordan
Washington County, Virginia, Sheriff's Office via AP
May 13, 2019 - 5:42 pm
(Associated Press) — For the past couple of weeks, hikers along the Appalachian Trail had been warning each other about a hiker who was threatening other hikers with a large knife. The man, who used the trail nickname of "Sovereign," was arrested in Tennessee last month after some hikers reported...
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