News: Weird News

Boy in wheelchair melts hearts as 'cow whisperer'

Monday  18:55,   18 september 2017
USA TODAY

Alec operates his wheelchair by turning his head to nudge sensor pads situated in key spots such as just beyond his temples. His dad, Chad, custom fit a metal bar to the base of the wheelchair. But the steer is attached to the bar by nothing more[...]

Boy in wheelchair melts hearts as 'cow whisperer'

Monday  18:55,   18 september 2017
USA TODAY

Alec operates his wheelchair by turning his head to nudge sensor pads situated in key spots such as just beyond his temples. His dad, Chad, custom fit a metal bar to the base of the wheelchair. But the steer is attached to the bar by nothing more[...]

Splashes galore as Frisian pole-jumpers reach for the sky

Monday  18:45,   18 september 2017
AFP

At 22, Dutch pole-jumper Sytse Bokma is getting to the top of his game -- literally. But on a muggy summer's afternoon in rural northern Netherlands, things just weren't going his way.At 22, Dutch pole-jumper Sytse Bokma is getting to the[...]

She's Loving It! High School Student Poses for Hilarious Senior Photos At McDonald's

Monday  15:42,   18 september 2017
Inside Edition

She goes to the restaurant at least once a week. A high school student in Mississippi wanted to showcase her love for McDonald’s in her senior year portraits.Mikayla Cleckler, 17, is set to graduate in 2018 from Northeast Jones High School and to[...]

Sean Spicer, mocked press secretary, wins laughs at Emmys

Monday  10:21,   18 september 2017
AFP

Sean Spicer, the former White House press secretary whose full-throated defense of Donald Trump earned him derision on television, delighted his former tormentors in a surprise appearance at Sunday's Emmys.Spicer, who resigned in July in one of[...]

Sean Spicer, mocked press secretary, wins laughs at Emmys

Monday  10:21,   18 september 2017
AFP

Sean Spicer, the former White House press secretary whose full-throated defense of Donald Trump earned him derision on television, delighted his former tormentors in a surprise appearance at Sunday's Emmys.Spicer, who resigned in July in one of[...]

Sean Spicer, mocked press secretary, wins laughs at Emmys

Monday  10:20,   18 september 2017
AFP

Sean Spicer, the former White House press secretary whose full-throated defense of Donald Trump earned him derision on television, delighted his former tormentors in a surprise appearance at Sunday's Emmys.Spicer, who resigned in July in one of[...]

600 Students Surprised With Backpacks Full of Supplies for New School Year

Monday  07:45,   18 september 2017
Inside Edition

It was a first day of school that these Brooklyn students won't soon forget.Behind the curtain in the auditorium were backpacks, one for each child, filled with school[...]

Mexicans and Americans bond over a giant baby and his border wall

Monday  07:25,   18 september 2017
PRI

The US-Mexico border wall as an interactive art museum? That’s what French artist JR had in mind when he created a 65-foot-tall image of a baby looking over the wall in Tecate, California.  JR is known for pasting larger-than-life[...]

Dutch 360-degree beachfront painting gets public facelift

Sunday  20:15,   17 september 2017
AFP

Every two decades the Panorama Mesdag, the world's oldest panorama painting still on its original site, gets a facelift under the watchful eyes of visitors to the museum just outside the stately city centre. Painted by the 19th-century Dutch[...]

Amsterdam airport hosts art exhibit from Dutch masters

Sunday  20:15,   17 september 2017
Relaxnews (AFP)

Travelers flying out of Amsterdam Airport Schiphol will be able to squeeze in a last-minute visit to the city's most popular art museum, thanks to a satellite exhibit of Dutch masterpieces.  A total of 10 paintings on loan from [...]

Soldier Surprises Girlfriend With Proposal During Military Ceremony: 'It Couldn't Have Gone Better'

Sunday  15:51,   17 september 2017
Inside Edition

Maggie Rodriguez was left speechless when her boyfriend, Devin Fuller, revealed they'd be moving from Texas to Germany - before asking her to be his wife. A woman who attended her soldier beau's re-enlistment ceremony had no idea that she was[...]

After heartfelt letter, woman steps in to help neighbor in need

Sunday  07:25,   17 september 2017
CBS News

A few months ago, Marleen Brooks got a letter in the mail that began "Mrs. ?, Would you consider to become my friend?""You know, just, you come home from work and in an instant your whole life changes. That's literally what happened," she[...]

Sperm Donor With 19 Children All Over the World Meets His Brood

Sunday  07:11,   17 september 2017
Inside Edition

Michael Rubino and the kids will now be connected forever via social media. A man with 19 children all over the world has met most of them for the first time.Inside Edition brought Michael Rubino and the kids together in an experience he called[...]

World's biggest beer festival Oktoberfest opens in Munich

Sunday  07:10,   17 september 2017
AFP

The drinking has begun as wet weather and enhanced security did not dampen the spirits of beer enthusiasts at the 184th Oktoberfest which opened in Munich on Saturday. Six million people from all over the world are expected to visit the world's[...]