<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Weird News]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/weird http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.comen-usTue, 23 May 2017 18:41:09 -0400Tue, 23 May 2017 18:41:09 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Sheriff: DUI Suspect Hit 'Don't Drink and Drive' Patrol Cruiser ]]> Mon, 22 May 2017 12:28:39 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/205*120/DUI+Suspect+Paul+Wilkins.jpg
A 63-year-old Florida man was arrested for driving under the influence after he allegedly damaged a newly unveiled "Don't Drink and Drive" patrol car in a crash.

Photo Credit: Citrus County Sheriff’s Office]]>
<![CDATA[Disruptive Man in Trump Hat Delays NJ-Bound Flight: United]]> Mon, 22 May 2017 13:34:13 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/man+united+flight.jpg
A United Airlines flight from Shanghai that was headed for Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey was delayed for hours because a passenger allegedly refused to get out of another traveler's...

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<![CDATA[Whale Stuck in Calif. Harbor Finds Way Back to Sea]]> Mon, 22 May 2017 06:34:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/212*120/whale49.JPG
A 30-foot-long humpback whale stuck in Southern California's Ventura Harbor made its way back out to the ocean Sunday morning.The 30-foot-long whale was first spotted swimming in the harbor around 3 p.m.

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<![CDATA[Thief Breaks into Del. Home, Steals Underwear: Police]]> Sat, 20 May 2017 13:28:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Tyrone+Jenkins+Health+Jr.PNG
Authorities say a man broke into a Delaware home and stole a pair of women's underwear.

Photo Credit: Delaware State Police]]>
<![CDATA[‘T-Rex’ Spooks Horses on City Street]]> Fri, 19 May 2017 19:34:45 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_HORSE_SCARED_051917_3-149521821406400001.jpg
A person in a Tyrannosaurus Rex costume allegedly growled at a pair of horses pulling a carriage in Charleston, South Carolina. The horses were frightened and caused the carriage to jackknife, injuring...]]>
<![CDATA[NJ Man Reunited With Dog Lost on Highway]]> Fri, 19 May 2017 07:54:59 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Dog+Recued+Delco+Dawgs.jpg
A New Jersey man had lost hope of ever seeing his beloved dog Chip after the dog ran off along a busy highway.

Photo Credit: Jill Speckman]]>
<![CDATA[The Hottest Haircut Around]]> Thu, 18 May 2017 15:11:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_FIRE_BARBER_051817_1-149513075332800001.jpg
A barber in Cairo, Egypt, is using fire to style and straighten his clients' hair.]]>
<![CDATA[Students Given Extra Credit for Taking Blast of Pepper Spray]]> Wed, 17 May 2017 14:26:47 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/peppersprayfeuerherdII.jpg
Students at Barberton High School in Ohio got extra credit for being voluntarily pepper-sprayed as part of their criminal science technology class, and video of the incident has gone viral, the "Today"...

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<![CDATA[SUV Sinks Into Beach as Man Tries to Take Photos of It]]> Wed, 17 May 2017 09:38:10 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/suv+land+rover+sinks+into+jersey+shore.jpg
A man trying to take scenic photos of his SUV by the Jersey Shore ended up trying to dig the vehicle out after it started sinking into the water-logged sand, officials said.State Park Police responded to...

Photo Credit: Megan and Christopher Gillich]]>
<![CDATA[Bucket List Ride in a Maserati]]> Tue, 16 May 2017 19:43:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/megan+maseratiiii_23628277.jpg

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<![CDATA[Thief Steals Nearly 700 Parking Meters]]> Tue, 16 May 2017 11:55:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/239*120/Screen+Shot+2017-05-16+at+10.17.48+AM.png
Nearly 700 parking meters have been stolen from downtown Stockton, California, over the past year."We don't understand why they're down here because they're not making that much money," Stockton...]]>
<![CDATA[Girl's Wedding Photos With Burrito]]> Mon, 15 May 2017 13:13:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/051217+main+burrito+wedding+photo.jpg
What if you loved a burrito so much you married it? A teenager in Loudoun County, Virginia, loved a burrito so much she had beautiful, backlit "wedding" photos taken with it. Her mother, a professional...

Photo Credit: Laura René Photography]]>
<![CDATA[Photographer Accidentally Captures Wrong Couple's Engagement]]> Fri, 12 May 2017 14:51:20 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/engagement+pic+wrong+couple.jpg
Arkansas photographer Jacob Peters spent hours hiking through the woods to capture a couple's scenic sunrise engagement. And that’s exactly what he did -- but it wasn’t the right couple.

Photo Credit: JP Photography]]>
<![CDATA[On Eve of Dad Vail Regatta, Rowers Find Vans Broken Into]]> Fri, 12 May 2017 14:38:51 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/195*120/University+of+Pittsburgh+Van+Dad+Vail+Vandalism.JPG
A thief or thieves struck collegiate rowers in town for the annual Dad Vail Regatta.

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<![CDATA[Help Name the PSPCA's New Baby Donkey]]> Thu, 11 May 2017 10:46:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PHILLY+SPCA+BABY+DONKEY+CONTE+RAW+-+15231414_23549309.jpg

Photo Credit: NBC10 Augie Conte]]>
<![CDATA[Watch: Eight Ducklings Rescued From DC Storm Drain]]> Tue, 09 May 2017 10:33:39 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/rescued+dc+ducks.jpg
Eight little ducklings are safe thanks to the careful work of D.C.’s Fire and EMS.The ducklings fell in a storm drain at the intersection Monday afternoon between 12 Street and Main Avenue in southwest...]]>
<![CDATA[Plea for Free Wendy's Nuggets Becomes Most Retweeted Tweet]]> Tue, 09 May 2017 11:13:07 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/wendys-GettyImages-80846912.jpg
A Twitter user's joking request for help to getting free Wendy's chicken nuggets for a year has earned him a spot in the record books.As of Tuesday morning, Carter Wilkerson, @carterjwm, had more than...

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<![CDATA[Bear Visits Conn. Woman's Home, Paws at Back Door ]]> Mon, 15 May 2017 23:12:46 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AVON-BEAR-ON-DECK.jpg
A resident of Stagecoach Road in Avon, Connecticut, received an unexpected visitor last week.A black bear showed up on the woman's back deck Wednesday morning while the homeowner was making brownies.The...]]>
<![CDATA[Stolen Life-Size Ronald McDonald Statue Found in NJ]]> Sat, 06 May 2017 16:31:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/May05-RonaldMcDonaldFound-2+copy.jpg
A 250-pound, life-size Ronald McDonald statue that was missing for about a week after it was lifted from a McDonald's in Clinton has been located, authorities said.

Photo Credit: Hunterdon County Prosecutor]]>
<![CDATA[TSA Holds Public Auction of Confiscated Items]]> Fri, 05 May 2017 13:57:19 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/TSASale0505_MP4-149400606345600001.jpg
The Transportation Security Administration collects millions of dollars in lost and confiscated items each year, which is then sold to law enforcement or sent to public auction.]]>
<![CDATA[Students Crawl Through Air Duct to Steal Finals Exam: Cops]]> Fri, 05 May 2017 13:39:51 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NC_examtheft0505_1500x845.jpg
Two University of Kentucky students are facing felony charges after allegedly crawling through an air duct to enter a professor's office and steal a copy of their final exam. WLEX's Conroy Delouche reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Bombay Gin Recalled in Canada for Having Too Much Alcohol]]> Fri, 05 May 2017 08:23:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-459357394.jpg
No, Canadian bartenders don't have a heavy pour. Authorities in Canada are recalling a popular brand of gin after bottles containing nearly double the advertised amount of alcohol were discovered.

Photo Credit: Getty Images for BOMBAY SAPPHIRE]]>