AP - ap.online.headlines.strange http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.strange News Sun, 19 Apr 2015 08:04:22 -0400 Highway abuzz with millions of bees after big truck tips Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:12:04 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/17/US--Honeybee.Highway.Crash/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Honeybee.Highway.Crash c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-c43 LYNNWOOD, Wash. (AP) — A tractor-trailer carrying millions of honeybees overturned on a highway north of Seattle early Friday, scattering hives and sending white-suited beekeepers scrambling to save as many insects as they could. New England Aquarium offering penguins 'honeymoon suites' Sun, 19 Apr 2015 07:53:31 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/18/US-Penguin-Romance/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-Penguin-Romance c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-5db BOSTON (AP) — The New England Aquarium wants its endangered African penguins to get a little steamy. Ohio woman's search for birth mother leads to co-worker Sat, 18 Apr 2015 21:18:17 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/19/US-Mother-Daughter-Reunion/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-Mother-Daughter-Reunion c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-39d YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A 38-year-old woman's quest to find her birth mother ended in a surprising place — the company where she works. Family wins back seized gold coins that could be worth $80M Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:34:26 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/17/US-ODD--Seized.Rare.Coins/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD--Seized.Rare.Coins c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-9f1 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A family was awarded the rights to 10 rare gold coins possibly worth $80 million or more on Friday after a U.S. appeals court overturned a jury verdict. NY woman tackles pothole problem by planting pansies there Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:15:56 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/17/US--Pansies.In.Potholes/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Pansies.In.Potholes c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-aff SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (AP) — An upstate New York woman has taken on the post-winter pothole problem in her hometown by filling in the eyesores with pansies. Buffalo herd roams Arkansas city neighborhoods Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:08:34 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/17/US--Escaped.Buffaloes/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Escaped.Buffaloes c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-cc0 HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) — Two buffaloes are on the run in a central Arkansas city after authorities failed to round up all of an escaped herd. Colorado law enforcement switches message to safe pot use Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:50:29 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/17/US--Marijuana.Holiday-Law.Enforcement/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Marijuana.Holiday-Law.Enforcement c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-ae4 DENVER (AP) — Breaking from decades of "Just Say No"-type messaging about marijuana use, Colorado law enforcement officials are starting a new campaign designed to promote safe marijuana use. Bosnians hope to break world record for biggest chicken stew Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:29:58 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/17/EU-ODD--Bosnia-World_s.Biggest.Stew_/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_EU-ODD--Bosnia-World_s.Biggest.Stew_ c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-c21 SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Bosnian chefs hope to break a Guinness World Record for the biggest chicken stew in the world by cooking up the meal for 14,000 people. Police: 'Tree Ninja' caught chopping down tree with a hammer Sun, 19 Apr 2015 07:36:21 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/16/US-ODD-Tree-Ninja-Arrest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD-Tree-Ninja-Arrest c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-1098 BOSTON (AP) — Boston police say they have arrested a 65-year-old man they believe is the infamous "Brighton Tree Ninja." Northern Illinois University offers 'Game of Thrones' course Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:59:51 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/17/US--Game.of.Thrones-College.Course/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Game.of.Thrones-College.Course c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-c20 DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Northern Illinois University is offering a course this semester on the HBO series "Game of Thrones." 2 minor league baseball teams to test game with 5-pitch rule Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:08:47 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/17/US-ODD--Five-Pitch.Baseball/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD--Five-Pitch.Baseball c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-a53 CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) — This isn't your grandparents' baseball game. Connect the dots: Minnesota city gets umlauts back on signs Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:15:03 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/16/US--Lindstrom_s.Umlauts/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Lindstrom_s.Umlauts c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-11d1 ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's Great Umlaut Crisis is over — and without Gov. Mark Dayton having to use his paint and brushes. State plans to kill bear family of 5 in Alaska neighborhood Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:35:47 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/17/US--Anchorage-Neighborhood.Bears/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Anchorage-Neighborhood.Bears c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-b27 ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska wildlife officials say they plan to kill a family of five black bears that's been roaming through an Anchorage neighborhood for a second year. US Sen. Roberts' 'Frozen' ringtone creates hearing hysterics Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:44:40 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/16/US-Pat-Roberts-Frozen/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-Pat-Roberts-Frozen c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-f78 WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Pat Roberts is urging people to "let it go" after his cellphone filled a somber committee hearing room with the first few bars of a song from Disney's "Frozen." Police: Woman blames coffee-drinking parrot for car crash Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:15:04 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/16/US-ODD-Coffee-Drinking-Parrot-Crash/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-ODD-Coffee-Drinking-Parrot-Crash c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-1204 UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) — State police say a woman blames her coffee-drinking pet parrot for distracting her moments before she crashed her car into a guardrail in Pennsylvania. Trucker jailed for days after he couldn't pay fine is freed Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:14:42 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/16/US-Jailed-For-Overweight-Truck/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-Jailed-For-Overweight-Truck c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-1121 CANONSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Florida truck driver jailed for days in Pennsylvania because he couldn't pay a portion of the $17,000 fine he got for driving an overweight rig has been released. Prosecutors: NY office worker posed as dentist, pulled teeth Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:50:16 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/16/US-Fake-Dentist-Arrest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-Fake-Dentist-Arrest c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-1147 NEW YORK (AP) — An office manager was arraigned Thursday on charges she posed as a dentist when the real dentist was away and seriously injured patients after pulling their teeth, performing root canals on them and injecting their mouths, prosecutors said. California man, 95, sets world record as oldest active pilot Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:10:05 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/16/US--Pilot_s.Guinness.Record/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Pilot_s.Guinness.Record c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-12a2 PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A 95-year-old Northern California man has become the world's oldest active pilot. Booze clues: Fingerprints on bottle lead to robbery suspect Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:10:06 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/16/US-Liquor-Store-Robbery-Booze-Clues/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US-Liquor-Store-Robbery-Booze-Clues c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-1268 WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — Police say a suspect in a Pennsylvania liquor store stick up tripped himself up by leaving fingerprints on a whiskey bottle before pulling a gun and telling a cashier he was robbing the place to help his kids. Maine man on the run ends up in mud hole, hits beaver bog Thu, 16 Apr 2015 11:08:58 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/odd/2015/04/16/US--Beaver.Bog.Chase/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_odd_US--Beaver.Bog.Chase c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-1276 LIMINGTON, Maine (AP) — Maine police say a Baldwin man led them on a short car chase before getting stuck in a mud hole and running into a beaver bog in Limington.