Odd News

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Man Hopes To Propel Slinky To Status As State’s Official Toy

Everyone loves a Slinky – but few have started a campaign to make it the official state toy of Pennsylvania.

03/22/2015

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Officers Responding To Traffic Accident End Up Delivering Baby

Police officers headed to the scene of a car accident ended up finding more than they expected overnight.

03/21/2015

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Man Covered In Flames Spotted Running Through Uptown

A man is recovering in the hospital after he was spotted running down the street while on fire in Uptown.

03/20/2015

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Man Charged After Throwing “Jesus” License Plate At Brother

Two men in Fayette County weren’t feeling any brotherly love when one threw a “Jesus” license plate at the other.

03/08/2015

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Inmate To Plead Guilty To Wrongly Addressed Threat To Obama

A convicted child molester has agreed to plead guilty to mailing a threatening letter from jail to President Barack Obama – albeit to the wrong address.

02/23/2015

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Odd Sight Turns Eyes Toward Moon On Friday Night

An odd sight in the night sky had people in the Pittsburgh area talking on Friday night.

02/21/2015

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Hair Thief Chops Manes, Tails From Butler Horses

Peach, Sara and Alli have fallen victim to a horse hairdresser.

02/20/2015

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2 Men Arrested After Allegedly Attacking 19-Year-Old With Bayonet

Two Indiana County men are in jail after allegedly trying to use a bayonet to stab another man.

02/19/2015

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Crying Fowl: Crates Of Chickens Fly Out Of Tractor-Trailer

Pennsylvania State Police are crying fowl after crates of live chickens hurtled off a tractor-trailer on a Pennsylvania highway and the birds flew the coop.

02/19/2015

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Police: Drunk Man Arrested After Barking At Police Dog

A local man was arrested this weekend after police say he barked at a police K-9 and antagonized it, while drunk.

02/09/2015

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Former State Rep. Jesse White Sued By His Mother For $30K

Former State Rep. Jesse White of Washington County is in hot water again.

02/05/2015

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Dog Undergoes Surgery After Eating Calf-High Boots

Doctors say a dog is recovering after surgery to remove a pair of calf-high leather boots the animal had eaten.

02/01/2015

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Police: Teen Carrying Open Container Of Alcohol Punches Cop In Face

A 19-year-old was arrested and jailed after police say he punched an officer.

01/31/2015

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Chocolate “Deflategate” Football Brings In $20,000

A chocolate “Deflategate” football created by Sarris Candy was auctioned Friday for $20,000.

01/30/2015

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Police Release Dash Cam Video After Handcuffed Suspect Takes Cruiser For High-Speed Ride

Roxanne Rimer is seen in the Jan. 14 dash cam video released by Center Township Police Tuesday, handcuffed behind her back and is heard giving police a different name.

01/27/2015

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