News: Weird News

Video of Cat on Roof of Minivan Going 60mph on Nebraska Highway Goes Viral

Thursday  18:10,   24 may 2018
europe.newsweek

"[The cat] looked really scared, like, 'What the heck is going on?'" Ronda Rankin said.One of the family members pulled out a phone and began filming the cat, while trying to catch the attention of driver. After the incident they[...]

Can you pass this third grade science test?

Thursday  18:10,   24 may 2018
msn

Test your knowledge of elementary science with this[...]

Chinese vase, left in attic, worth at least half a million: Sotheby's

Thursday  18:10,   24 may 2018
msn

A Chinese vase discovered in a battered shoebox stuffed in an attic in France is set to be the star of a Sotheby's auction next month.Experts have identified the find as an exquisite porcelain vessel made for the 18th century Qing dynasty[...]

Police Receive Hilarious Letter From Boy, Thanking Cops for Pulling His Mom Over

Thursday  09:45,   24 may 2018
insideedition

They said it stood out among the rest of the letters they received for National Police Week.The Fulshear Police Department received letters from children who attend Huggins Elementary School for last week's National Police Week, which honors police[...]

The World’s First Totoro-Themed Restaurant Is Coming to Thailand

Thursday  09:45,   24 may 2018
mentalfloss

May's Garden House is filled with nods to the classic Hayao Miyazaki film.May’s Garden House Restaurant in Bangkok is the first officially licensed restaurant inspired by Miyazaki’s classic film My Neighbor Totoro. The restaurant features[...]

A robot submarine found the ‘Holy Grail of shipwrecks.’ It’s worth billions.

Thursday  09:45,   24 may 2018
washingtonpost

The San José stands as one of the most expensive maritime losses in history, undiscovered for more than 300 years. Enter a tiny submersible robot named Remus 6000 — packed with sensors and cameras and capable of diving four miles underwater — that[...]

Royal wedding: Internet falls in love with Prince Harry's hot cousin, Louis Spencer

Wednesday  13:55,   23 may 2018
msn

The royal wedding may have been the Harry and Meghan show, but one of Harry's royal relatives may have low-key stolen the show on his big day! The royal wedding may have been the Harry and Meghan show, but one of Harry's royal relatives [...]

3-foot snake slithers out of 'terrified' man's cereal box and into dishwasher

Wednesday  12:51,   23 may 2018
foxnews

A man getting ready wasn't expecting to have "corn snakes" for breakfast Saturday morning — but that's exactly what he got as a 3-foot snake slithered out of his cereal box and into his dishwasher. The man was "terrified" as the[...]

This Japanese mathematician's optical illusions will make you question reality

Wednesday  09:45,   23 may 2018
msn

Kokichi Sugihara is a Japanese mathematician, professor, and artist who specializes in 3D printing "impossible objects" to create award-winning optical illusions.Most of his illusions use nothing but specially designed, 3D printed objects, [...]

Texas Constable Writes Himself a Ticket After He's Caught on Camera Running Red Light

Wednesday  09:45,   23 may 2018
insideedition

Constable Mark Herman did the honorable thing, it seems.According to a statement from the Harris County Constable Precinct 4, Constable Mark Herman didn't want to become known as the cop who "got away with running a red[...]

Ohio man calls police to report he's being followed by a pig

Tuesday  09:09,   22 may 2018
foxnews

Police officers in Ohio were convinced a man who called 911 about a pig following him was drunk and hallucinating — but turns out the caller was telling the truth, and “very sober.” North Ridgeville police officers received a call just before 5:30[...]

Long Island Couple Weds in Supermarket for Their Own 'Royal Wedding'

Tuesday  09:09,   22 may 2018
insideedition

Trumpeters played a royal fanfare as Rudy and Nadine Michaud tied the knot in a Stew Leonard's.Hempstead locals Rudy and Nadine Michaud said their vows in front of a town clerk Friday afternoon, not long before the Duke and Duchess of Sussex did [...]

A 30-year-old man is being sued by his parents because he refuses to leave home

Tuesday  09:08,   22 may 2018
msn

After living with at home rent-free for eight years, Michael Rotondo's parents want him to move out. Michael Rotondo, 30, has been living at his parents' place in Camillus, New York, without paying rent. But now they want him[...]

British Schoolchildren Stage Their Own Royal Wedding With Pint-Sized Meghan Markle and Prince Harry

Monday  13:01,   21 may 2018
insideedition

The mini-Meghan and little prince arrived in a horse-drawn carriage.The students at Flakefleet Primary School even had bachelor and bachelorette[...]

Italian artist sculpts a Fiat 500 out of marble

Monday  13:01,   21 may 2018
afp

A young Turin-based artist has spent months sculpting a life-size Fiat 500 car out of a 15-tonne block of white Carrara marble in a work he sees as a critique of today's consumerist, throw-away society. Armed with his circular saw and a face[...]