News: Weird News

NFL pro Martellus Bennett is on a mission to inspire kids

Sunday  14:20,   20 august 2017
CBS News

His growing company is churning out children's books, cartoons, clothing, apps and toys – all with the goal of sparking creativityFor Bennett, football was always plan B. His new comic book series is just one small part of his plan A: A growing[...]

Cell Phone Keeps Recording After It's Sucked Out of Plane and Falls Back to Earth

Sunday  14:20,   20 august 2017
Inside Edition

It took about 13 seconds for the phone to fall 1,000 feet to the ground. A cell phone did not stop recording as it plummeted 1,000 feet from an airplane after getting sucked out of its owner's hand.It took a total of 13 seconds for the Samsung[...]

Cell Phone Keeps Recording After It's Sucked Out of Plane and Falls Back to Earth

Sunday  14:20,   20 august 2017
Inside Edition

It took about 13 seconds for the phone to fall 1,000 feet to the ground. A cell phone did not stop recording as it plummeted 1,000 feet from an airplane after getting sucked out of its owner's hand.It took a total of 13 seconds for the Samsung[...]

NASA praises British boy's 'great' rocket design

Sunday  14:20,   20 august 2017
Sky News

A budding four-year-old astronaut who sent NASA a letter asking it to build a rocket he designed was thrilled when the space agency replied with their own letter praising him. Idris Hylton, who is now aged five, wrote directly to the organisation[...]

NASA praises British boy's 'great' rocket design

Sunday  14:20,   20 august 2017
Sky News

A budding four-year-old astronaut who sent NASA a letter asking it to build a rocket he designed was thrilled when the space agency replied with their own letter praising him. Idris Hylton, who is now aged five, wrote directly to the organisation[...]

'Lego emergency' yields hundreds of toy bricks for Italian hospital

Sunday  13:05,   20 august 2017
Relaxnews (AFP)

A pediatric cancer hospital in northern Italy thanked supporters online Friday after a desperate and unusual appeal for toys earlier in the week yielded hundreds of boxes of Lego building bricks.  "What a pleasure to see a child able to[...]

Dog Becomes Honorary K9 Officer After Finding $85,000 Worth of Heroin

Sunday  13:05,   20 august 2017
Inside Edition

The family initially thought the package was a time capsule. A family dog earned an honorary spot on the police force after a huge discovery. An 18-month-old Gold Retriever, Kenyon, was playing in his family’s yard in Oregon when he found[...]

Twitter trolls Trump on 'heal' vs. 'heel' typo

Sunday  12:05,   20 august 2017
USA TODAY

Some thought that Trump might have been correct the first two times.  Except the first tweet didn't go quite as[...]

Very Pregnant Pit Bull Enjoys a Baby Shower on the Beach

Saturday  20:37,   19 august 2017
Inside Edition

Winter, a white pit bull, was photographed enjoying dog-friendly treats and a variety of gifts on the beach in a post that went viral on Twitter. The owners of a pregnant pit bull have prepared her for motherhood in the best way possible[...]

Very Pregnant Pit Bull Enjoys a Baby Shower on the Beach

Saturday  20:36,   19 august 2017
Inside Edition

Winter, a white pit bull, was photographed enjoying dog-friendly treats and a variety of gifts on the beach in a post that went viral on Twitter. The owners of a pregnant pit bull have prepared her for motherhood in the best way possible[...]

Japanese Artist Yayoi Kusama to Launch Her Own Museum in Tokyo

Saturday  20:36,   19 august 2017
Mental Floss

The renowned artist kept the news under wraps to surprise her fans.As The New York Times reports, Kusama has announced that she's opening her own art museum in the city’s Shinjuku neighborhood. Slated to open on October 1, 2017, it’s dedicated to[...]

Japanese Artist Yayoi Kusama to Launch Her Own Museum in Tokyo

Saturday  20:36,   19 august 2017
Mental Floss

The renowned artist kept the news under wraps to surprise her fans.As The New York Times reports, Kusama has announced that she's opening her own art museum in the city’s Shinjuku neighborhood. Slated to open on October 1, 2017, it’s dedicated to[...]

Boy with Down syndrome bonds with personal trainer

Saturday  16:01,   19 august 2017
CBS News

13-year-old Florida boy may be the student, but the personal trainer says he's the one who's learningOver the past year, the pair from Naples, Florida, have bonded. They play basketball together, share meals and dance to hip-hop like no[...]

Boy with Down syndrome bonds with personal trainer

Saturday  16:01,   19 august 2017
CBS News

13-year-old Florida boy may be the student, but the personal trainer says he's the one who's learningOver the past year, the pair from Naples, Florida, have bonded. They play basketball together, share meals and dance to hip-hop like no[...]

Boy with Down syndrome bonds with personal trainer

Saturday  16:00,   19 august 2017
CBS News

13-year-old Florida boy may be the student, but the personal trainer says he's the one who's learningOver the past year, the pair from Naples, Florida, have bonded. They play basketball together, share meals and dance to hip-hop like no[...]