News: Weird News

Blood and passion fuel Siena's street horse race

Thursday  08:40,   17 august 2017
Reuters

Blood and passion fuel Siena's street horse raceThe sounds of thundering hooves and a roaring crowd have filled Siena's Piazza del Campo almost every year since the[...]

Photos of Dad Walking Son to Kindergarten and College Go Viral: 'Thank You, Dad'

Thursday  08:30,   17 august 2017
Inside Edition

A son thanks his father for walking him to school, from kindergarten to college. In the first photo, the boy barely reaches his dad’s elbow. In the second, the two are nearly the same height.A Texas father and son are social media stars after the [...]

Photos of Dad Walking Son to Kindergarten and College Go Viral: 'Thank You, Dad'

Thursday  08:30,   17 august 2017
Inside Edition

A son thanks his father for walking him to school, from kindergarten to college. In the first photo, the boy barely reaches his dad’s elbow. In the second, the two are nearly the same height.A Texas father and son are social media stars after the [...]

Football: Mexico zoo names tiger cub for French star Gignac

Wednesday  20:10,   16 august 2017
Relaxnews (AFP)

French striker Andre-Pierre Gignac has received a rare tribute from hundreds of Mexican schoolchildren, who voted to name a newborn Bengal tiger at their local zoo after the Mexico-based star. But there's one big difference between Gignac the[...]

Football: Mexico zoo names tiger cub for French star Gignac

Wednesday  20:10,   16 august 2017
Relaxnews (AFP)

French striker Andre-Pierre Gignac has received a rare tribute from hundreds of Mexican schoolchildren, who voted to name a newborn Bengal tiger at their local zoo after the Mexico-based star. But there's one big difference between Gignac the[...]

Giant tortoise that fled Japan zoo found 140 metres away

Wednesday  19:46,   16 august 2017
AFP

A giant tortoise that made a break from a Japanese zoo has been found safe and sound two weeks after it escaped -- just 140 metres from the park. The 35-year-old female, named Abuh and measuring around one metre (three feet) in length,[...]

Giant tortoise that fled Japan zoo found 140 metres away

Wednesday  19:46,   16 august 2017
AFP

A giant tortoise that made a break from a Japanese zoo has been found safe and sound two weeks after it escaped -- just 140 metres from the park. The 35-year-old female, named Abuh and measuring around one metre (three feet) in length,[...]

Meet the Southern, African American artist who paints the Confederate flag

Wednesday  19:45,   16 august 2017
CBS News

"I make it a tattered and worn relic of the past that should be in a museum and yet we see it flying around as if the war is going on," Leo Twiggs saidCHARLESTON, Va. -- Leo Twiggs, a son of the South, sees life as a series of crossings.[...]

Meet the Southern, African American artist who paints the Confederate flag

Wednesday  19:45,   16 august 2017
CBS News

"I make it a tattered and worn relic of the past that should be in a museum and yet we see it flying around as if the war is going on," Leo Twiggs saidCHARLESTON, Va. -- Leo Twiggs, a son of the South, sees life as a series of crossings.[...]

Alligator found swimming in Atlantic City motel pool

Wednesday  15:26,   16 august 2017
CBS News

Police say 3-foot alligator was found swimming in a pool at Bayview Inn & Suites in Atlantic CityCBS Philadelphia reports officers were called to the Bayview Inn & Suites after a 3-foot alligator was found in motel's[...]

Photo of boy taking nap with cow at Iowa State Fair wins internet's heart

Wednesday  12:15,   16 august 2017
CBS News

Boy and his cow formed special connection during summer months leading up to the Iowa State Fair -- and photo of them has gone viralMitchell Miner, 15, and his heifer, Audri, spent most of the summer together and formed a special connection during[...]

Photo of boy taking nap with cow at Iowa State Fair wins internet's heart

Wednesday  12:15,   16 august 2017
CBS News

Boy and his cow formed special connection during summer months leading up to the Iowa State Fair -- and photo of them has gone viralMitchell Miner, 15, and his heifer, Audri, spent most of the summer together and formed a special connection during[...]

Can you find the dog hidden in this photo?

Wednesday  10:27,   16 august 2017
The Daily Dot

Everybody loves a good optical illusion. They’re like a little workout for your brain. This picture of a dog hidden in plain sight has frustrated a lot of people. He’s hard to find at first, but once you see him, it becomes obvious. Take a[...]

Can you find the dog hidden in this photo?

Wednesday  10:26,   16 august 2017
The Daily Dot

Everybody loves a good optical illusion. They’re like a little workout for your brain. This picture of a dog hidden in plain sight has frustrated a lot of people. He’s hard to find at first, but once you see him, it becomes obvious. Take a[...]

Can you find the dog hidden in this photo?

Wednesday  10:26,   16 august 2017
The Daily Dot

Everybody loves a good optical illusion. They’re like a little workout for your brain. This picture of a dog hidden in plain sight has frustrated a lot of people. He’s hard to find at first, but once you see him, it becomes obvious. Take a[...]