Weird News http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=news/weird http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=rss/news/weird.xml News on Weird continually updated from thousands of sources around the net. en-us 240 Copyright 2017, Topix Topix http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page= //static.topixcdn.com/pics/topix_homepage_logo2.png Truth, fake news and the strange saga of Melissa Howard http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=news/weird/2018/08/truth-fake-news-and-the-strange-saga-of-melissa-howard?fromrss=1 It wasn't lying about her degree that made the story so sensational, it was the lengths the candidate for Florida Legislature went to to try defend that lie. I didn't know what to expect when I drove through the gates of the Lake Club community in Lakewood Ranch last month to interview state House candidate Melissa Howard.

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RecordNET Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:07:45 GMT 180815N1VBCT 0
Man rescued from mud with parrot perched on his shoulders http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=news/weird/2018/08/man-rescued-from-mud-with-parrot-perched-on-his-shoulders?fromrss=1 Firefighters had to rescue a southwestern Illinois man from deep mud after he became stuck while trying to reach his pet parrot. Belleville firefighters were called Sunday afternoon to the city's Bicentennial Park after a visitor heard the man calling for help.

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KRNV-TV Reno Wed, 15 Aug 2018 16:02:48 GMT 1808159M339F 0
Man rescued from mud with parrot perched on his shoulders new http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=news/weird/2018/08/man-rescued-from-mud-with-parrot-perched-on-his-shoulders-new?fromrss=1 Firefighters had to rescue a southwestern Illinois man from deep mud after he became stuck while trying to reach his pet parrot.

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Postregister.com Wed, 15 Aug 2018 16:02:47 GMT 1808154UFJCF 4
A weird Instagram hack is locking users out of their accounts... http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=news/weird/2018/08/a-weird-instagram-hack-is-locking-users-out-of-their-accounts?fromrss=1 Instagram users are complaining about a weird hack that locks them out of their accounts and replaces their login email with a Russian email address.

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Connecticut Post Wed, 15 Aug 2018 13:45:21 GMT 1808152I0FB9 0
Afghan officials: Taliban attack in north kills 30 troops http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=news/weird/2018/08/afghan-officials-taliban-attack-in-north-kills-30-troops?fromrss=1 In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo, Afghan security personnel patrol in the city of Ghazni province west of Kabul, Afghanistan. A Taliban assault on Ghazni, a key city linking areas of Taliban influence barely 75 miles from Kabul, has killed about 100 Afghan policemen and soldiers since Friday, the Afghan Defense Ministry said.

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SFGate Wed, 15 Aug 2018 09:07:55 GMT 1808151QUCV2 0
Sarah Huckabee Sanders made a bizarre claim about black employment... http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=news/weird/2018/08/sarah-huckabee-sanders-made-a-bizarre-claim-about-black-employment?fromrss=1 White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders pointed to the growth of black employment under President Donald Trump as a defense against former top White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman's claims that the president may have used a racial slur. Sanders claimed that Trump has created 700,000 jobs for black people in his first year and a half, while Obama only created 195,000 in eight years.

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Silicon Alley Insider Wed, 15 Aug 2018 04:36:10 GMT 180814U9B7S1 0
No more Mondays: Colorado school district moves to 4-day weeks http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=news/weird/2018/08/no-more-mondays-colorado-school-district-moves-to-4-day-weeks?fromrss=1 School District 27J is trying out the new trend, which FOX 31 reports is gaining traction among rural counties in the state.

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KHGI Wed, 15 Aug 2018 02:22:08 GMT 180814CP34Q5 5
Bear makes an unlikely stop in a liquor store http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=news/weird/2018/08/bear-makes-an-unlikely-stop-in-a-liquor-store?fromrss=1 The mid-sized creature lumbered across a parking lot in Bristol Monday afternoon, getting close enough to the entrance of Crazy Bruce's Liquors to trigger a sensor that automatically opened an outer door. The Hartford Courant reports video from inside shows the bear walking around the foyer while an employee locks an inner door.

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ABC 33/40 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 21:21:45 GMT 1808144BDDQ3 7
Corona del Sol students, teachers evacuated to football field for 'strange odor' http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=news/weird/2018/08/corona-del-sol-students-teachers-evacuated-to-football-field-for-strange-odor?fromrss=1 Corona del Sol High School students were evacuated to the football field Tuesday morning due to a strange odor, officials said. Corona del Sol students, teachers evacuated to football field for 'strange odor' Corona del Sol High School students were evacuated to the football field Tuesday morning due to a strange odor, officials said.

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The Arizona Republic Tue, 14 Aug 2018 19:09:06 GMT 180814EL6EC1 4
Sen. Nelson: "Foolish" to deny Russian election penetration http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=news/weird/2018/08/sen-nelson-foolish-to-deny-russian-election-penetration?fromrss=1 In this Aug. 6, 2018 file photo, Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., speaks during a roundtable discussion with education leaders from South Florida at the United Teachers of Dade headquarters in Miami. Nelson isn't backing down from comments that Russian operatives have penetrated some of his state's election systems ahead of this year's crucial election.

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SFGate Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:24:49 GMT 180814K1EKER 0
Days after a bizarre drone attack, Venezuela's government may... http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=news/weird/2018/08/days-after-a-bizarre-drone-attack-venezuelas-government-may?fromrss=1 The days since an August 4 drone attack on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro have yielded few solid details about the perpetrators, but Maduro's government appears to be moving ahead with efforts to consolidate power and neutralize rivals. During the attack, two drones, each carrying 2.2 pounds of C-4 explosive, flew over an event marking the 81st anniversary of the national guard, where Maduro was speaking.

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Albany Times Union Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:34:31 GMT 1808145AP9L8 1
The First Rule of Costco Fight Club... http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=news/weird/2018/08/the-first-rule-of-costco-fight-club?fromrss=1 They call them your golden years -- not your Golden Gloves years. But that didn't stop two septuagenarians from sparring over samples in a South Carolina Costco last week.

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FindLaw Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:10:00 GMT 18081472Q1H6 5
Weird Al getting his Hollywood Walk of Fame star http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=news/weird/2018/08/weird-al-getting-his-hollywood-walk-of-fame-star?fromrss=1 It's finally happening... On Monday, Aug. 27 at 11:30 AM, I will be getting my very own star on the HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME! The ceremony is absolutely FREE and open to the public. It will take place at 6914 Hollywood Blvd., directly across the street from the world-famous Chinese Theatre.

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Boing Boing Tue, 14 Aug 2018 02:44:31 GMT 180813OI94HA 1
Man Charged For Threatening To Shoot Children Playing On His Lawn http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=news/weird/2018/08/man-charged-for-threatening-to-shoot-children-playing-on-his-lawn?fromrss=1 On Last Day Of Primary Campaign, Ellison Keeps Quiet Karen Monahan has accused Ellison of emotionally abusing her and dragging her off a bed by her feet. Man Charged For Threatening To Shoot Children Playing On His Lawn A North Mankato man has been charged after he allegedly pointed a gun at two children, threatening to shoot them if they did not get off his lawn.

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CBS Local Mon, 13 Aug 2018 22:06:01 GMT 180813M5I42C 2
Trump reportedly has a 'bizarre' fascination with French... http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=news/weird/2018/08/trump-reportedly-has-a-bizarre-fascination-with-french?fromrss=1 President Donald Trump reportedly has a "bizarre" interest in French President Emmanuel Macron and randomly calls him, leaving France's leader confused as to why Trump has reached out. Trump has repeatedly boasted about his strong relationship with Macron, and on Friday tweeted they had a "very good phone call" on an array of topics, including "security and trade."

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News Times Mon, 13 Aug 2018 19:55:46 GMT 180813MQ48AJ 0
Has Norfolk football ace Lauren Hemp scored one of the most bizarre goals ever? http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=news/weird/2018/08/has-norfolk-football-ace-lauren-hemp-scored-one-of-the-most-bizarre-goals-ever?fromrss=1 The former Norwich City Ladies striker bagged a hat-trick for her country but it was her third goal in the 6-1 win that got everyone talking. The ex-North Walsham High School pupil was floored as she rounded Mexico keeper Emily Alvarado but somehow managed to land on the ball and it squirted off her back into the net.

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Eastern Daily Press Mon, 13 Aug 2018 15:14:08 GMT 180813P0850A 0
Firefighter rappels from bridge, rescues stranded dog http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=news/weird/2018/08/firefighter-rappels-from-bridge-rescues-stranded-dog?fromrss=1 Paterson firefighters were called to Great Falls on Sunday. Fire Capt. Scott Parkin made his way down to the animal and lured it in with food.

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SFGate Mon, 13 Aug 2018 10:28:18 GMT 180813M87TS8 2