<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Weird News]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/weird http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com en-us Sun, 19 Apr 2015 05:31:22 -0400 Sun, 19 Apr 2015 05:31:22 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Church Welcomes Broad Street Runners]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:39:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010065120_1200x675_429957187979.jpg
Chris Cato explains why Our Lady of Hope Church is opening it's doors to all runners in of the Blue Cross Broad Street Run.]]>
<![CDATA[Brawl Breaks Out in Rittenhouse Zara Store]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 21:04:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Zara+Brawl.jpg
Several women got into an all out brawl in the middle of a popular Rittenhouse Square clothing store Friday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Ben & Jerry's Unveils Ice Cream Burrito]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:38:21 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/ben-jerry-ice-cream-burrito.jpg
Cup, cone or burrito? Ben & Jerry's is unveiling a new ice cream burrito, its new treat that splits the difference between a sundae and a waffle cone.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Ben & Jerry's
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<![CDATA[Woman Booted From Flight for Jabbing Snoring Seatmate With Pen ]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 12:50:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/CCwAShhUgAATA-81.jpg
A passenger aboard a Southwest Airlines flight leaving Chicago was removed from the plane Thursday after officials said she poked her seatmate with a pen to stop him from snoring. The woman was aboard Flight 577

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<![CDATA[Office Manager Accused of Posing as Dentist, Performing Root Canals]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 19:34:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/dental-office-crop.jpg.jpg
A 45-year-old dental office manager has been arrested for allegedly performing procedures on unsuspecting, uninsured patients for a cash discount while the dentist was away, and purposely scheduling procedures...]]>
<![CDATA[Man Seriously Burned Trying to Kill Bedbugs in Car: Police]]> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 08:48:59 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/bedbug-530019917.jpg
Police say a man was seriously burned after he doused a rental car with rubbing alcohol to kill bedbugs and then lit a cigarette inside the car on Long Island. Scott Kemery, 44, was airlifted to Stony Brook...

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Burglary Caught on Cat Cam]]> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 00:45:45 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/hells+kitchen+cat+cam.JPG
A New York City resident set's up a cat camera to keep tabs on her pets while she was away, and it unexpectedly catches a burglary in progress. The video shows the thief climbing up scaffolding to get to...]]>
<![CDATA["Better Than Your Average Studio": Apartment Features Shower in Kitchen ]]> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 11:47:03 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Shower-head-generic-7308089.jpg
If you made a move to New York City with hopes of making a meal in the shower like the eccentric “Seinfeld” character Kramer, now’s your chance. A real estate agent in Manhattan’s Lower East Side is advertising...

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<![CDATA[Cookie Monster Gropes Teen Girl in Times Square: Cops]]> Tue, 14 Apr 2015 14:00:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/times+square+cookie+monster.jpg
A man dressed as Cookie Monster was arrested for allegedly groping a 16-year-old girl's chest in front of the Toys "R" Us store in Times Square Sunday. Police picked up the New Jersey man on charges of forcible...

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<![CDATA[Chimp Swats Down Drone at Dutch Zoo]]> Tue, 14 Apr 2015 10:19:10 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/MonkeyDrone.jpg
A chimp being filmed by a drone for a television show based out of a zoo in the Netherlands decided she wasn't too keen on the invasion of privacy and swatted the drone from the sky with a tree branch.
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<![CDATA[Sea Lion Pup Gets "Detained"]]> Mon, 13 Apr 2015 07:13:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Sea+lion+in+squad+car.JPG
Sheriff’s deputies had an unusual suspect in the back of their patrol squad car this week in Imperial Beach.

Photo Credit: San Diego Sheriff's Department
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<![CDATA[Woman Enters Plea Over Marriages]]> Sat, 11 Apr 2015 20:08:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/serial+bride.jpg
A New York City woman accused of getting married 10 times without divorcing any of her husbands pleaded not guilty in court Friday. Liana Barrientos, 38, walked into Bronx court behind her lawyer and took a seat...

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<![CDATA[An Alligator in Pennsylvania?]]> Thu, 09 Apr 2015 01:18:30 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Alligator-Stock-Image.jpg
Police are investigating an unconfirmed sighting of an alligator in Pennsylvania.

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<![CDATA[Coyote That Attacked Man in NJ Yard Tests Positive for Rabies]]> Fri, 10 Apr 2015 21:33:47 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/coyote+attack.jpg
The coyote that attacked a 77-year-old New Jersey man as he was working in his yard earlier this week was rabid, officials have determined. The female coyote, which was eventually tracked down and euthanized...

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<![CDATA[Police Want Volunteers to Get Drunk ]]> Wed, 08 Apr 2015 20:00:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tlmd_alcohol_470x265.jpg
Police officers in Newtown Square, Pennsylvania want you to help them by getting drunk.]]>
<![CDATA[NYPD Crack Down on Churros Vendors]]> Tue, 07 Apr 2015 16:36:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/tlmd_549700_10151360284140732_1049549368_n.jpg
The NYPD has begun cracking down on people who sell churros in subway stations, DNAinfo reports. The website reports that several women have been arrested or ticketed by cops for selling the crunchy pastries...]]>
<![CDATA[Stuck Raccoon Causes Stir in Center City]]> Tue, 07 Apr 2015 15:52:06 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/192*120/Raccoon+Center+City+Banner+Basilica.JPG
A wild animal caused necks to crane and traffic to slow around Philadelphia’s basilica Tuesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Man Says DMX Robbed Him at NJ Gas Station: Police]]> Mon, 06 Apr 2015 08:20:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/DMX3.jpg
A man claimed one of the biggest rappers of the late-1990s grabbed thousands of dollars right out of his hand at a New Jersey gas station Easter Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Duo Uses Stroller to Swipe Baseball Bats: Police]]> Tue, 07 Apr 2015 01:20:24 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Dicks+Sporting+Goods+Stroller+Theft+Hatch+Nicolle+Hatch+Edward+Hatch.jpg
Police in South Jersey asked for the public’s help to find a duo accused of using a baby stroller to swipe high-end baseball bats.

Photo Credit: Mount Laurel Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Man in L.A. Punches Police Dog, Rams Cruiser]]> Sun, 05 Apr 2015 17:27:45 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/219*120/arrest3.jpg
A man who allegedly caused serious injuries in a domestic violence dispute punched a police dog and injured an officer in a cruiser as police pursued him in Orange County, officials said.

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<![CDATA[New York City Subway Dance Party]]> Fri, 03 Apr 2015 22:50:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/2-party-aa.png
New York City commuters were pleasantly surprised when they were greeted with a dance party on a subway car. Meir Kalmanson, 25, and his friends threw a party on Mar. 26 in order to get commuters to connect with...
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<![CDATA[Phillies' New Burger Features 9 Patties, 2,200 Calories]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 11:38:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Citizens+Bank+Park+Wayback+Burgers+Triple+Triple+CBP+Burger+Cheeseburger.jpg
Got a craving for one of the biggest burgers around? Look no further than the home of the Phillies.

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<![CDATA[Google Maps Introduces Pac-Man Feature ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 04:51:01 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/photoGoogle+Maps+PAC+MAN.jpg
Let the office productivity fall even more. If March Madness wasn’t enough of a distraction, people can now play Pac-Man from the convenience of their desks.]]>
<![CDATA["Stop Pooping" Along Trail]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:31:46 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/ss3-31-15-1.jpg
To whoever has been pooping on the public bike path in Hampton, Illinois – please stop, officials have asked. “Stop pooping on bike path,” read two new signs along the trail. And no, it’s not a message directed...

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<![CDATA[Man Says He Released Pink Chickens to "Make People Smile"]]> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:20:42 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Screen-Shot-2015-03-27-at-8.39.49-PM1.jpg
Two chickens dyed pink were spotted roaming the Portland, Oregon, waterfront park on Thursday, leaving many wondering why were they pink and who let them loose. The mystery didn't last long.

Photo Credit: Multnomah County Animal Services
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<![CDATA[Pink Chickens Roam Portland]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:03:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Screen-Shot-2015-03-27-at-8.37.41-PM.jpg
Pink Chickens Roam Portland

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<![CDATA[School Assistant Barricaded Student]]> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:29:48 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/lemon+grove+academy.JPG
An after-school assistant in California was arrested after some bizarre behavior, including barricading several students into a classroom, taking off her clothes and upending desks, according San Diego...

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