Weird News

Subscribe to Weird News feed Weird News
NBC News Weird News
Updated: 2 hours 1 min ago

Boston Terrier's 15-Story Splashdown Saves Life

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 08:32
KCRA's Rob Malcom reports on one very lucky Boston Terrier, which managed to survive a 15-story fall from an apartment balcony by landing in hot tub.






Man Nearly Drowns During Eggnog Chugging Contest

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 05:40
A Utah man is recovering after nearly 'dry drowning' following an eggnog-chugging contest at an office holiday party. KSL's Jed Boal reports.






Reading On A Tablet Before Bed May Be Affecting How You Sleep

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 16:02
A new study says the brightness of backlit electronic tablets disrupts the natural sleep hormone and may keep you awake longer.






Watch Rescuers Corral Wayward Seal in England

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 09:54
Police, firefighters and animal rescue officers in England corral a grey seal to safety, nearly 17 miles away from the coastline.






Watch Protesters Attack Belgium's PM with Mayo, Fries

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 09:43
Women throw French fries and mayonnaise at Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel at a press conference in Namur.






Satanic Temple Sponsors 'Snaketivity' Scene in Lansing

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 07:19
Satanic Temple of Detroit erects "Snaketivity" display across from manger scene at Michigan's capitol. Joy Wang reports.

Statanic Temple Sponsors 'Snaketivity' Scene in Lansing

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 07:19
Satanic Temple of Detroit erects "Snaketivity" display across from manger scene at Michigan's capitol. Joy Wang reports.






Watch President Obama Flub Franco for Flacco

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 11:48
While discussing the Sony hacking story at his yearend press conference, President Obama proves he has football on the brain.






Watch Kangaroo Punch Drone Out of Sky

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 09:55
A kangaroo delivers a knockout blow to a surveillance drone hovering above its herd in Hunter Valley, Australia.






You Ask, We Answer: Boston Time Capsule

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 08:17
A time capsule from the 18th century was found plastered into a cornerstone at the Massachusetts State House, but how old is the building?

Awkward Family Photos: 'Tis the Season

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 03:51
Check out these funny and unforgettable photos of folks celebrating the most awkward time of the year.






Brian Williams: Dozing With TV On Is All Good With New Tech

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 15:11
Virgin Media is developing a wristband that senses when its wearer dozes off while watching TV and then records the rest of the show.






This Makes Coal Look Like a Great Stocking Stuffer

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 01:33
The box, which quickly sold out to more 30,000 purchasers, contained actual feces, to the dismay of many fans hoping the move was a prank.






Passengers Describe Terrifying Flight With Severe Mid-Air Turbulence

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 15:33
Americans Airlines Flight 280 was flying from Seoul, South Korea to Dallas when suddently at 34,000 feet it hit extreme turbulence.






'I Was Shocked': Pot-Smoking Santa Sparks Uproar

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 03:16
A Southern California medical marijuana dispensary has agreed to remove its painting of a pot-smoking Santa after community outrage.






Three Quarter Pounders Get the Boot in McDonald's Test Menu

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 18:30
With sales down almost 5 percent, McDonald's is experimenting with some menu changes at certain restaurants in six different states.

Satanic Display to Accompany State's Christmas Tree

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 08:47
A Satanic display will soon stand next to Michigan's Capitol Christmas tree. WILX's Ann Pierret reports.






Counting Blessings: Baby Girl Born at 10:11 on 12/13/14

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 13:48
"Everyone is telling us we should play the lottery," said baby Hazel Grace's mother.






Firefighters Pull Cat From Fire, Neighbor Saves it With CPR

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 07:46
Oregon firefighters save several animals from a housefire, including a cat, which at first, was though to be dead, until a neighbor uses CPR on it and brings it back to life. KTVZ's Kandra Kent reports.






Crew Discovers Centuries-Old Time Capsule in Boston

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 14:17
A crew at the Massachusetts State House unearthed a time capsule possibly buried in 1975 by Paul Revere and Sam Adams.






Pages