<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Weird News]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/weird http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com en-us Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:36:17 -0400 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:36:17 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Mini Poodle Scares Away Bear]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:51:13 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/199*120/mini+poodle+scares+bear+in+western+pa..JPG
A tiny poodle had a big enough bark to protect his home from an intruding bear.]]>
<![CDATA[NY Dog Turns Up in Florida]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:36:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/nika+dog+missing+found.jpg
More than two years after a New York man's dog disappeared from its home, it mysteriously turned up in Florida.]]>
<![CDATA[Surge Is Back! Coca-Cola Revives Popular '90s Soft Drink After Fan Campaign]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:56:32 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/surge+soda.jpg
Surge, the popular citrus flavored soft drink, has returned, The Coca-Cola Company announced Monday.]]>
<![CDATA[Accused Haagen-Dazs Robber Punches Worker: Cops]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:15:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP01102901192.jpg
Officials at a New Jersey elementary school are apologizing for an apparent mix-up in which a staff member sent a 3-year-old pre-K student home with a stranger last week. A grandmother went to the school...

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Machete Restaurant Heist]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:20:04 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Crema-Robbery-Chelsea-NY.jpg
A Long Island man was arrested after he allegedly tried to steal several containers of Haagen-Dazs ice cream from a 7-Eleven store, then punched the store clerk when he was confronted, police say.]]>
<![CDATA[Golfer Wins Trip to Space After Hole-in-One]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:13:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/455429326.jpg
A Brooklyn mother woke to find her three-and-a-half year old son covered in what is believed to be rat bites, is on a mission to relocate. Living near a rat-infested subway, the mother believes her son was...

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<![CDATA[Caught on Cam: Woman Attacked at SEPTA Station]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:13:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SEPTA-Attack.jpg
A video showing a woman being attacked at a SEPTA station has sparked a police investigation.

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<![CDATA[Would-Be Thief Electrocuted at Valley Forge]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:48:09 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/copper_722x406_2187933780.jpg
Pennsylvania State Police have identified the two troopers who were ambushed outside a state police barracks in northeastern Pennsylvania during a late-night shift change, leaving one dead and another

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<![CDATA[Rocky the Bobcat's Owner Gets Last Chance]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 21:25:07 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Rocky+the+Bobcat.JPG
A prisoner on Pennsylvania's death row who was scheduled to be executed this month has won a temporary reprieve.

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<![CDATA["Dancing" Bear Invades Golf Course, Puts on Adorable Show]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:16:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/88017113.jpg
A black bear tried its best to steal a red flag from a golf course in British Columbia, but quickly lost interest and found a golf ball to play with instead.

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<![CDATA[Giant Panda Gets Dental Work: Raw Video]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:12:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/6PW_VO_PANDA_DENTIST_KNSD4S09_1200x675_327733827567.jpg
San Diego Zookeepers put one of their giant panda's under anesthetic to fix a chip in her tooth. The zoo provided this video.]]>
<![CDATA[Giant Panda Chips Tooth, Heads to Dentist]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:00:10 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PandaDental_001_Web_1.jpg
On Wednesday, a concerned puppy in San Diego nuzzled and licked her best friend, a cheetah cub, to make sure he would wake up from his leg surgery this week. The dog’s presence made it less stressful for...

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<![CDATA[Sleepy Burglar Busted While Taking Nap in Home]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 11:37:53 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/091014+dion+davis+sleeping+burglar.jpg
A sleepy burglar who broke into a Sarasota-area home was busted after he was caught napping on a bed inside, authorities said.

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<![CDATA[Truck Spills Thousands of Oranges]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:03:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Oranges-blurb-video.jpg
Ray Rice's wife lambasted the public and the media Tuesday morning, hours after her husband was cut from the Baltimore Ravens and suspended indefinitely from the NFL following the release of a video that appears...

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<![CDATA[The Oval Office Does Not Amuse This Kid]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 15:11:45 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Obama+Kid+Couch+Faceplant.jpg
Ray Rice and Janay Palmer can be heard shouting obscenities at each other, and she appears to spit in the face of the three-time Pro Bowl running back right before he throws a knockout punch in a video shown to...

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<![CDATA[Rare White Lobster Snagged off Maine Coast]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 07:52:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Marnie%27s+white+lobster.jpg
A rare yellow lobster nearly wound up on a dinner plate after being delivered in a Publix grocery store's daily seafood shipment.

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<![CDATA[Man Catches Massive Shrimp]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 16:07:29 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/giantmantisshrimp.jpg
Reports of a pair of deer hanging out on the Golden Gate Bridge Friday evening sent social media abuzz in the Bay Area. California Highway Patrol officers were called to the bridge, but the deer were...

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<![CDATA[36 Pound Cat Loses Weight]]> Sat, 06 Sep 2014 21:09:57 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/file-little-dude-obese-cat-wags.jpg
When a bracelet commemorating an FDNY firefighter killed on Sept. 11 washed up on a local beach, the woman who stumbled upon it had no idea it belonged to a family who turned out to be closer than she could have...

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<![CDATA[Firefighters Put Out Row Home Blaze, Find Gator]]> Sat, 06 Sep 2014 08:52:04 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/a377f6c875b1422bb7588decb9ebf70b.jpg
The Allentown School District makes a decision about boys playing girls' field hockey.]]>
<![CDATA[Marching Band Practice Shut Down Over Noise Complaints]]> Fri, 05 Sep 2014 16:22:39 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/marching+band+practice+shut+down.JPG
A thrill-seeking teenager who made a daring climb up the World Trade Center's centerpiece tower was sentenced Wednesday to community service for a stunt that raised questions about how well one of the...

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<![CDATA[Wildest Food Crazes: Taco Bell's Biscuit Taco]]> Fri, 05 Sep 2014 13:33:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/biscuit-taco-bell.jpg
Cronuts, cupcakes and frozen s'mores are just some of the recent food trends that have swept the culinary world.

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<![CDATA[Singing Monkeys Serenade Zoo Visitors]]> Thu, 04 Sep 2014 13:33:56 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NC-singing-monkeys.jpg
09/04/14: It can be heard for miles - a bellowing from the Louisville Zoo. But it's not a lion or large animal making the sound. Natalia Martinez from NBC station WAVE in Louisville, Kentucky reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Weird News Photos: "Aggressive” Lizard in SoCal]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:55:37 -0400 Read more here.]]> Read more here.]]> http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/140915-huntington-park-lizard.jpg
Check out these weird news photos from around the world.

Photo Credit: Huntington Park Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[27 Large Marijuana Plants Found Near Walmart ]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:02:51 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/marijuana+plants.jpg
Singer Chris Brown will serve no jail time after entering a guilty plea to resolve an assault case.

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<![CDATA[Men Rob Same Gas Station 3 Times: Police]]> Wed, 03 Sep 2014 08:31:29 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/abesconarrest.jpg
Police sources say a body found on the outskirts of an Israeli forest has been identified as a New Jersey student who went missing nearly a week ago.

Photo Credit: Absecon Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Take My Sweat, Please: Tennis' Gross Ritual]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:02:56 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/tennis+towel+toss+to+ballboy.jpg
Here's what's happening across the United States and around the world today.

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<![CDATA['REVEL' Letters Bent, Broken & Removed]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:55:31 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/223*120/REVEL+Sign+Damaged.JPG
Two people were arrested on suspicion of felony theft after police said one of them swallowed a stolen ring in an attempt to hide it.

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