<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Weird News]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/weird http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.comen-usFri, 30 Sep 2016 11:13:53 -0400Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:13:53 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA['Black Moon' to Rise Friday; Isn't Sign of World Ending]]> Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:23:18 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-499731746.jpg
Sky-watchers have seen a harvest moon, the rare super blood moon total eclipse and now a new lunar event is on the horizon. On Sept. 30, the “black moon” will rise in the sky, but catching a glimpse of...

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<![CDATA[AC Police Not Holding Out Hope for 'Officer Tebow']]> Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:46:59 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Tim+tebow+Atlantic+City+Police.jpg
Atlantic City Police are keeping their job offer to former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback and current New York Mets minor league baseball player Tim Tebow but they don't expect him to take them up on the...

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<![CDATA[Joyrider Vandalizes Death Valley]]> Thu, 29 Sep 2016 06:43:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/208*120/09-28-2016-death-valley-racetrack-playa-33.jpg
Miles of tire tracks left behind by someone out for a joyride mark the latest act of vandalism in California's Death Valley National Park.The tracks in the hottest, driest place on earth extend for about...

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<![CDATA[Deer Tries to Break Into Car After Being Hit in NJ]]> Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:01:03 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/deerincarphoto.jpg
Dashcam video captured by a New Jersey police officer shows a deer sprint across a quiet road at night and try to break into the car that it. road at night and try to break into the car that hit it.

Photo Credit: Howell Township Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Quintuplets Work First Jobs Together at McDonald's]]> Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:59:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/mcdonalds+GettyImages-84709618.jpg
Three 18-year-old brothers and their two 18-year-old sisters have landed their first jobs, together, at a McDonald's in Michigan.The non-identical quintuplets say they can usually get through a working...

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<![CDATA[Carpool Lane Trip With Trump Cutout Leads to Ticket]]> Wed, 28 Sep 2016 06:19:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/TrumpCarPassenger.jpg
A Washington state trooper ticketed a driver trying to get through the carpool lane with a giant cutout of Donald Trump's head Tuesday morning."You see a lot of things in your career, including mannequins, but...

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<![CDATA[Obama's Hard Stance on Ketchup]]> Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:05:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_16145366840419.jpg
In this uncertain election season with its scandals, attacks and bald-faced lies, it’s refreshing when a politician takes a hardline stance on the world stage’s most pressing issues.That’s exactly what...

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<![CDATA[Tom Hanks Photobombs Couple's NYC Wedding Shoot]]> Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:51:32 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tom+hanks+wedding+photobomb.jpg
A delighted couple was more than happy to have their Central Park wedding shoot crashed by the star of "Sully." Photos provided to NBC 4 New York by Meg Miller.

Photo Credit: Meg Miller of Meg Miller Photography - NYC based Photographer]]>
<![CDATA['I'm Riding It!': Fla. Man Arrested for Allegedly 'Molesting' a Manatee]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 13:12:29 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/james+massengale+mug.jpg
A man was arrested after he tried to take a ride on the back of a manatee in the Florida Keys. James Massengale Jr., 47, was charged with annoying, molesting, harassing, or disturbing a manatee after a...

Photo Credit: Monroe County Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[American Airlines Flight Diverted After Passenger Bangs on Cockpit Door]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 17:57:57 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/jerry-nguyen-aa.jpg
American Airlines officials confirmed that a flight headed to North Texas was diverted to Lubbock due to a disruptive passenger Thursday morning.Authorities said American Airlines Flight 2542 from Ontario...

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<![CDATA[Band's Instruments Made of Trash]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 05:45:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/garbangeband-092016.PNG
One man's trash is another man's trombone. An internationally-renowned orchestra from Cateura, Paraguay that has played with the likes of Metallica brought the sweet sound of music to East Los Angeles...

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<![CDATA[What Turned the Schuylkill River Green? ]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 06:23:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Green-Schuylkill-River.jpg
Eagles fans aren’t the only ones bleeding green in Philadelphia. SkyForce10 captured a green blanket covering part of the Schuylkill River Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Sword Stolen From Joan of Arc Statue in DC Park]]> Wed, 21 Sep 2016 20:26:39 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/092116+joan+of+arc+statue+no+sword.jpg
Who stole the sword?The sword Joan of Arc wields in a statue in Northwest Washington's Meridian Hill Park has vanished and the National Park Service says it was stolen.The French heroine clutched only...

Photo Credit: NBC Washington]]>
<![CDATA[Time to Move? Snake Invades Apartment for 4th Time]]> Wed, 21 Sep 2016 08:17:06 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/englewood+snake.png
A woman found a 3-foot python in her apartment Monday night on Chicago’s South Side.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 / Chicago Police]]>
<![CDATA[Pizza Vending Machines May Be Coming Soon]]> Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:57:36 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NC_pizzavending0920_1920x1080.jpg
Piping hot pizza could soon be headed to a vending machine near you. Pizza Touch is testing three pizza vending machines at Florida gas stations, two in Orlando and one in Lakeland.

Photo Credit: WFLA]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Drives Into Oncoming Traffic to Avoid Drive to NJ ]]> Tue, 20 Sep 2016 07:28:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/53181293-lincoln-tunnel-wrong-way-driver.jpg
A Tennessee woman injured a Port Authority police officer when she drove into oncoming traffic to avoid going through the Lincoln Tunnel into New Jersey Sunday night, police said.Amber Johnson, 30, of...

Photo Credit: Getty Images, File / Port Authority Police]]>
<![CDATA[Three Shark Bites in Three Hours at Florida Beach]]> Mon, 19 Sep 2016 06:50:32 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-4543457522.jpg
Three people suffered shark bites in less than three hours Sunday in the same area of New Smyrna Beach in Florida, NBC News reported.A 43-year-old man from Longwood, Flordia, was bitten on the lower leg...

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<![CDATA[Humpback Whale Likely Died from 'Human Interaction']]> Mon, 19 Sep 2016 06:44:08 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Dead-Humpback-Whale.jpg
A young male humpback whale that washed ashore in Sea Isle, New Jersey Friday afternoon likely died from human interaction, according to officials with the Marine Mammal Stranding Center.]]>
<![CDATA[Dead Whale Discovered on Sea Isle Beach]]> Sat, 17 Sep 2016 02:46:09 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/CHOPPER+SEA+ISLE+WHALE+-+15591222_20858528.jpg
A dead whale was discovered washed up on the beach in Sea Isle in Cape May County Friday.

Photo Credit: SkyForce10]]>
<![CDATA[Manatees Displaced in Florida Golf Course by Hurricane Hermine Rescued]]> Fri, 16 Sep 2016 13:44:09 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/091516+manatee+rescue+citrus+county.jpg
A group of manatees displaced by Hurricane Hermine are heading home.It's been nearly two weeks since the six manatees were left stranded in a pond at a golf course in Citrus County on Florida's Gulf...

Photo Credit: Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission]]>
<![CDATA['Bikini Walk of Shame' ]]> Fri, 16 Sep 2016 11:07:31 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-457909326_master.jpg
Some fantasy football leagues have toilet -- or consolation -- bowls to keep losers engaged when it's clear their teams are no longer in contention. In New Jersey, one group goes a step further.

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<![CDATA['Shoot Him!' Pastor's Wife Shoots Robber Who Attacks Husband]]> Fri, 16 Sep 2016 20:14:46 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/211*120/Pastor+Robert+Cook+Pratt+Street+Robbery.jpg
A Northeast Philadelphia pastor's wife fired back, literally, after a shotgun-toting man attacked their family as they returned home late Thursday night.

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<![CDATA[Cat Burglar Busted]]> Fri, 16 Sep 2016 11:21:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/cat-burglar-147394268667600001.jpg
Neighbors living in one Kennewick, Washington neighborhood have seen a rise in burglaries, but the culprit has been found.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Faces Charges for Being Married to 2 Women: Officials]]> Thu, 15 Sep 2016 06:47:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-511843895.jpg
An Allentown man was arrested after allegedly marrying a second woman while still being married to his first wife.

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<![CDATA[Vape Battery Explodes in Mom's Bag]]> Wed, 14 Sep 2016 09:53:11 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/lithium+ion+battery+explodes+crop.jpg
An e-cigarette explosion at a New Jersey mall left a woman's Louis Vuitton bag smoking, startling a worker and another shopper on the anniversary of September 11.Surveillance video captured the surprised...

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<![CDATA[Philly Jesus Guilty of Trespass: 'I Forgive Them']]> Wed, 14 Sep 2016 16:40:03 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Philly-Jesus.jpg
Philly Jesus is preaching a message of forgiveness after being found guilty of trespassing stemming from his arrest at a Center City Apple Store earlier this year.

Photo Credit: Jen A. Miller]]>