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News: Offbeat

This bride is fuming after her mother-in-law bought a wedding dress to wear to her wedding

Tuesday  10:25,   25 september 2018
msn

A Reddit thread created by a bride is making the rounds online. What makes them so gripping? Is it the train-wreck style fascination of witnessing someone else’s disaster? Is it the uniquely morbid interest of watching a day dictated by society [...]

3,500-Year-Old Hand is Europe’s Earliest Metal Body Part

Tuesday  10:06,   25 september 2018
nationalgeographic

Found in a Bronze-Age grave, the rare artifact may have been used for ritual purposes.The find was originally uncovered in 2017 near Lake Biel in the western canton (province) of Bern, by treasure hunters using metal detectors, who turned it in to...[...]

Is this the biggest stonefish ever? Deadly 50cm-long monster is found lurking at beach packed with children

Monday  15:02,   24 september 2018
dailymail.co.uk

A 14-year-old teenager got the shock of his life when he reeled in a highly venomous and ugly stonefish while fishing. The six kilogram and 50cm-long beast was pulled to the shore near Military Jetty at Golden Beach on the Sunshine Coast, the...[...]

McDonald's just awarded their fake viral poster boys $25,000 each

Monday  13:26,   24 september 2018
msn

McDonald's just awarded their fake viral poster boys $25,000 eachJevh Maravilla and Christian Toledo were regular diners at their local branch, but they kept noticing a blank wall which was just begging to be...[...]

Hitler and Lennin face off in election

Monday  13:26,   24 september 2018
news.sky

Names not seen on ballot papers in several decades have returned in a small town in Peru. Hitler Alba Sanchez is running against Lennin Vladimir Rodriguez Valverde for mayor in Yungar, a town in the Andes. Mr Alba is hoping for a new term as the...[...]

The dating term 'Ghosted' is now a Halloween costume

Monday  09:51,   24 september 2018
msn

According to Urban Dictionary the word 'ghosted' is defined as the following: Verb: "When someone you love disappears without explanation".Verb: "When someone you love disappears without...[...]

Rare Two-Headed Snake Found in Virginia

Sunday  14:26,   23 september 2018
newsweek

Unfortunately, two-headed snakes don't usually live very long.When the woman, who asked to remain anonymous, saw the two-headed snake outside her home in Woodbridge, Virginia, she contacted the Virginia Wildlife Management and Control. Owner...[...]

60,000 bees found at 'honey-oozing' hospital

Sunday  11:26,   23 september 2018
news.sky

Honey "oozed" from a hospital ceiling as an enormous colony of 60,000 bees was found to have made its home in the roof. A few of the insects were spotted flying in and out of a building at Fulbourn Hospital in Cambridge, leading staff to call in...[...]

Deer fight goes viral after images of stags locked in battle emerge

Sunday  11:26,   23 september 2018
msn

Images of a fight between two male deers went viral after the stags locked horns and couldn't unlock them.Images of a fight between two male deers went viral after the stags locked horns and couldn't unlock...[...]

Who you should trust, according to science

Sunday  11:26,   23 september 2018
msn

Particularly if you’ve been burned in the past, one of life’s biggest dilemmas can be working out who to trust – from relationships to friendships and family. Some people blab all their secrets to everyone, but others prefer to confide in a...[...]

Mysterious message in a bottle is traced back to its sender after a two-year 3,000km journey

Sunday  09:05,   23 september 2018
dailymail.co.uk

A mysterious message in a bottle has been traced back to its sender after two years and a 3000km journey. The bottle and handwritten message thrown into the ocean two years ago in Tasmania was found by a man at Shoalwater Bay in...[...]

Couple Wins $20,000 Lottery Right After Finding Out they Need Expensive Truck Repair

Sunday  09:05,   23 september 2018
insideedition

Thankfully, the repair will be taken care of now.Hoping for a turn in luck, Heather and Charles Stephens stopped to play a few rounds of...[...]

Colombia honors 14 sniffer dogs at emotional retirement

Saturday  15:26,   22 september 2018
msn

Fourteen police dogs have received medals and diplomas during an emotional retirement ceremony in Colombia's capital as they wrap up years of service sniffing out drugs, bombs and bodies. Some of the German shepherds, pit bulls and golden...[...]

Bride and groom being rinsed for ridiculous list of rules they sent guests for wedding

Saturday  14:51,   22 september 2018
msn

There have been a few wacky wedding stories as of late. There have been a few wacky wedding stories as of...[...]

Prince Harry got caught 'stealing' food at Meghan Markle's charity cookbook launch, and he shot cameras a guilty smile

Saturday  12:06,   22 september 2018
msn

Prince Harry was caught snaffling samosas at the launch of Meghan Markle's new charity cookbook, which aims to raise funds for the Hubb Community Kitchen in West London. With all the free food on show, Prince Harry couldn't help but pinch a...[...]