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Tow Company Charges Woman $150 'Cursing Fee'

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.13.2013 | Weird News

It's a story that will make you say, "WTF?" A woman's potty mouth led to her being charged an extra $150 from a towing company that removed her car...

Man Partially Blinded By Pet Deer; Faces Charges

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Wildlife officials say an Alabama man has been charged with illegally keeping seven deer as pets, i...

Post Office Terrorized By Rogue Lube

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 07.15.2013 | Weird News

This certainly didn't make the mail come faster. A post office in Guntersville, Ala. was evacuated Tuesday after some K-Y Intense Arousal gel leak...

Love Triangle Sparks Machete Attack: Cops

Posted 05.30.2013 | Weird News

Love hurts. Police in Mobile, Ala., say a love triangle-turned-violent ended with a machete attack Monday. Eric McFadden, 51, allegedly assaulte...

Man Arrested For Allegedly Stealing Ambulance After DUI Crash

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 01.31.2013 | Weird News

An Alabama man allegedly went to outrageous lengths to avoid going to a hospital after crashing his car, including stealing an ambulance and attemptin...

Supposed Murder Actually A Zombie Surprise (PHOTO)

Posted 11.04.2012 | Weird News

Not really dead, not really undead. A female driver who police in Alabama thought was fatally shot at the wheel of her car turned out to be an into...

Real-life Walter White Sought On Meth Charge

AP | Posted 10.17.2012 | Crime

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — A man who shares the same name with television's most noted meth dealer is wanted by authorities in Alabama for allegedly vio...

Alabama Police Have Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, No One Knows Why

AP | Posted 07.01.2012 | Weird News

GADSDEN, Ala. (AP) -- An Alabama police chief says he recently discovered that his department has two unmanned aerial vehicles. Gadsden Police Chie...

Ala. House Resolution Jokes Money To Grow On Trees

AP | Posted 03.06.2012 | Weird News

MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- A Democrat has introduced a resolution in Alabama's House that apparently mocks Republican job-creation efforts by joking that sci...

Beer Finally Flows LIke Water At 'World's Only Dry Oktoberfest'

AP | JAY REEVES | Posted 12.05.2011 | Weird News

CULLMAN, Ala. — With German roots and Bible Belt values, the north Alabama town of Cullman marked Oktoberfest for decades with oompah music, led...

8 Wacky Crime Facts

newsone.com | David Moye | Posted 10.29.2011 | Crime

Did you know that 95 percent of the music downloads in the United States are downloaded illegally? Or did you know that an estimated 10,000 prostitute...

Michael McLaughlin

A Grave Mistake: Daughters Say Funeral Home Lost Mother's Body

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 10.26.2011 | Weird News

Three sisters buried their mother in 2010, but they say she's not resting in peace after an Alabama funeral home allegedly lost her body. Jimmie L...

Michael McLaughlin

How Many Phil Campbells Does It Take To Rebuild The Flood-Ravaged Town of Phil Campbell?

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

Calling all Phil Campbells -- Phil Campbell badly needs your help. A wacky project to get as many people named Phil Campbell from around the world...