Oddly Enough Features
'Costume jewelry' diamond really worth hundreds of thousands
Used clothing store gets surprise donation of marijuana
MAPLEWOOD, Minn. (AP) -- Someone apparently inadvertently donated more than 100 grams of marijuana when they dropped off some used children's clothes at a suburban Minneapolis shop....
Woman trying to buy birthday card trapped inside CVS
TITUSVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- A woman trying to buy a birthday card called police when she was accidentally barricaded inside a CVS store in central Florida....
Woman calls cops worried semen in thermos might explode
Startling video shows sea lion snatching girl from pier
RICHMOND, British Columbia (AP) -- A college student has startling video of a sea lion snatching a girl off a dock and yanking her into the water on Canada's West Coast....
Man left trying to explain how car ended up in swimming pool
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) -- A North Carolina man is trying to explain how his car ended up in a swimming pool....
Thailand's chunky monkey on diet after gorging on junk food
Young whale finds its way out of Southern California harbor
VENTURA, Calif. (AP) -- A humpback whale that made a big splash with boaters after wandering into a Southern California harbor was on the move again Sunday after finding its way back to the open ocean....
Talking turkey: NC firefighters rescue baby birds from drain
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- For once, there's a turkey giving thanks....
Pennsylvania woman makes dress from Starburst candy wrappers
ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania woman has made a dress from more than 10,000 Starburst candy wrappers given to her by her high school sweetheart-turned-husband....
Pa. Auditor General Eugene DePasquale wants an audit review of the state's $10 million funding for the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia last summer. The money was intended to be spent on event expenses including the venue license and construction costs. However year-end reports filed with the Federal Election Commission reveal a $4 million surplus from public and private money raised, while showing the convention's host committee paying out nearly $1 million in bonuses for staff members and awarding grants for Philadelphia schools and nonprofits.
Should the U.S. withdraw from NATO if other members refuse to commit more to their common defense?