<![CDATA[Weird News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/weird/ en-us Wed, 21 Jan 2015 22:59:13 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 21 Jan 2015 22:59:13 CST Weird 60 Hitchhiking robot’s cross-country trip in US ends in Philly http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article29779054.html#storylink=rss Creators say someone damaged the robot beyond repair

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Hunchbacked mutt crowned World’s Ugliest Dog http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article25650388.html#storylink=rss The pit bull-Dutch shepherd mix and his owner took the $1,500 prize, besting 25 other dogs competing in the contest that applauds imperfection.

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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 19:18:00 CDT

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This muscled-up kangaroo can crush metal buckets http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article23249097.html#storylink=rss Roger, a 6-foot-5, 200-pound red kangaroo from Australia, looks more like a young Arnold Schwarzenegger than an average kangaroo.

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Fri, 05 Jun 2015 19:52:32 CDT

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Kids injured as waterspout sends bounce house flying (video) http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article22219122.html#storylink=rss Three children in the inflatable house on a South Florida beach were alert when they were taken to a hospital, Fort Lauderdale police said.

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Mon, 25 May 2015 17:37:06 CDT

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Man says he didn’t mean to kill stepdad with atomic wedgie http://www.kansascity.com/news/weird/article21016794.html#storylink=rss An Oklahoma man who admitted to strangling his stepfather by pulling his stepfather’s underwear over his head has told a judge the case is “like a bad dream.”

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Thu, 14 May 2015 15:19:49 CDT

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Koala pays late night visit to Australian hospital http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/world/article20323557.html#storylink=rss The marsupial casually strolls through the automatic doors of Hamilton Base Hospital and wanders around the emergency department’s waiting room.

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Love, cookies helped sisters lost in Michigan woods survive http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article19474494.html#storylink=rss Two sisters from Oklahoma and Nebraska said that they survived in a remote part of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula on love for their family, melted snow and the little food they had in their snow-crippled SUV.

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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 13:20:13 CDT

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Lawn mower shoots metal fence wire into Mississippi man's head http://www.kansascity.com/incoming/article19390035.html#storylink=rss Bill Parker's "Sunday fun day" came dangerously close to tragedy after a lawn mower propelled a 3½-inch metal fence wire up his nose and into his head

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Burger King to pay for the wedding of Mr. Burger, Ms. King http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article17616965.html#storylink=rss Burger King is paying the expenses and providing gifts for the wedding of an Illinois couple with an interesting connection to the fast food restaurant chain. Joel Burger and Ashley King accepted the company’s proposal Monday.

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Massachusetts woman's chicken getting prosthetic leg http://www.kansascity.com/news/weird/article29837014.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 03:32:53 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/weird/article29837014.html Police: Man goes back to sleep after train runs over him http://www.kansascity.com/news/weird/article29809255.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 02 Aug 2015 16:27:57 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/weird/article29809255.html Skunk saved by Detroit-area police officer _ sans spray http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article29802934.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 02 Aug 2015 15:34:08 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article29802934.html Popular traffic barrel in Cleveland could soon be removed http://www.kansascity.com/news/weird/article29788954.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 02 Aug 2015 10:14:06 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/weird/article29788954.html Hitchhiking robot's cross-country trip in US ends in Philly http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article29766256.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 02 Aug 2015 04:53:06 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article29766256.html Subway sandwich artists set world record in Las Vegas http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article29779477.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 21:58:01 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article29779477.html False alarm: Recycled device has Air Patrol scrambling http://www.kansascity.com/news/weird/article29746786.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 17:18:06 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/weird/article29746786.html More cowbell! 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