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Tucson's UFO Mystery Revealed

The Huffington Post | Lee Speigel | Posted 09.09.2015 | Weird News

We've seen reports of UFOs that turn out to be balloons, and others that are military aircraft, privately-owned drones, Chinese lanterns, even birds,...

Lizard Found In Starbucks Latte, Customer Claims

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.17.2015 | Weird News

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Man Who Used Rattlesnake As Weapon Has Used Hornets Before, Witness Says

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.14.2015 | Weird News

An Arizona man suspected of entering a home uninvited and threatening to kill residents had an unwitting and unwilling accomplice:...

UFO Lights Up Tucson Sky Like Christmas Tree

The Huffington Post | Lee Speigel | Posted 07.28.2015 | Weird News

On July 4, at approximately 9:00 p.m., Tom Sanger videotaped a very odd-looking object in the sky over the Sabino Canyon, northeast of Tucson, Arizon...

Lee Speigel

UFO-Alien Abduction Still Haunts Travis Walton | Lee Speigel | Posted 04.27.2015 | Weird News

Close encounters of the FOURTH kind. That's when a person claims to have been kidnapped by a UFO and its reportedly otherworldly occupants. Of cour...

EXCLUSIVE: Arizona Woman Sees Jesus In Her Dental X-Rays

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.03.2015 | Weird News

Getting dental X-rays turned out to be a religious experience for a woman in Flagstaff, Arizona. When Kym Ackerman, 32, went in for her regular den...

Lee Speigel

Lost Dutchman Gold Mine: Does 'X' Mark The Spot? | Lee Speigel | Posted 03.15.2015 | Weird News

Credit: Bill Gracey / Flickr You don't have to be a pirate to feel the lure of hunting for buried treasure. History is filled with stories of bur...

Lee Speigel

'Sasquatch Family' Prank Leaves State Officials Laughing | Lee Speigel | Posted 01.07.2015 | Weird News

When the Arizona Department of Transportation (DOT) posted the above item on its Facebook page on Jan. 1, officials weren't prepared for the stron...

Man Dies After Car Smashes Into Care Home

AP | Posted 11.17.2014 | Crime

PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say a man smashed into a northwest Phoenix care home on purpose, killing one of the residents and damaging the facility t...

Lee Speigel

Big Honors For UFO Congress | Lee Speigel | Posted 09.18.2014 | Weird News

Every year, as UFO sightings and reports continue to fascinate the public, UFO conventions, seminars and meetings continue to draw the public, anx...

Woman Accused Of Bestiality Sought Horse On Craigslist

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.29.2014 | Weird News

An Arizona woman has been arrested on bestiality charges after allegedly trying to arrange sex with a horse via Craigslist. The woman, who's descri...

Lee Speigel

Triangle UFOs Fly In The Face Of Logic | Lee Speigel | Posted 03.07.2014 | Weird News

Whatever happened to good old circular flying saucers? While accounts of them continue to show up in police reports, newspapers, YouTube, etc., it see...

Lee Speigel

Bigfoot A Big No-Show On His National Tour | Lee Speigel | Posted 02.17.2014 | Weird News

PHOENIX -- Rick Dyer made big news after claiming that he shot and killed a Bigfoot on the outskirts of San Antonio two years ago. He sent out several...

Lee Speigel

Alien Abductions, NASA Scientists, Crop Circles On Tap At UFO Congress | Lee Speigel | Posted 02.14.2014 | Weird News

Once upon a time, UFO conventions or seminars primarily attracted the lunatic fringe crowd -- those who arrived wearing alien costumes, tin foil hats ...

Carjacker Stole Car With Elderly Victim Inside: Police

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News

An accused carjacker thought he was getting away with an SUV, but found something he didn't expect in the backseat: the driver's 91-year-old husband. ...

Couple Allegedly Called 911 For Absurd Reason

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 12.10.2013 | Weird News

When Michael and Nova Smith didn't get the hash browns they ordered at McDonald's, they did more than chew out the employees, they allegedly called 91...

Hilary Hanson

Man's Response To Stolen Package Is The Absolute Best | Hilary Hanson | Posted 08.08.2013 | Weird News

If you stole an Amazon package of K-Cup coffee pods from Tim Lake, you aren't getting away with it -- at least, not without being mocked relentlessly....

Lee Speigel

WATCH: Look-Alike UFOs Over Missouri And Arizona | Lee Speigel | Posted 08.01.2013 | Weird News

Whatever it was over the skies of Tucson, Ariz. and Kansas City, Mo., eyewitnesses in both cities agree -- it was quite a show. Unusual displays of...

Acrobat To Tightrope-Walk Across Gorge Near Grand Canyon

AP | TAMARA LUSH | Posted 08.21.2013 | Weird News

SARASOTA, Fla. -- Nik Wallenda, the Florida-based daredevil, acrobat and heir to the famed Flying Wallendas circus family, is afraid of only one thing...

Cleaning Woman Allegedly Find's Teen's Homemade Explosive

Posted 05.09.2013 | Weird News

A cleaning woman allegedly stumbled upon an improvised explosive device that, cops said, could have been deadly. Joshua Prater, 18, was arrested af...

David Lohr

50 Shades Of Jodi Arias: Crazy Moments From A Crazy Trial | David Lohr | Posted 05.06.2013 | Weird News

PHOENIZ, Ariz. -- If you watched every moment of the Jodi Arias trial, you saw things you'd otherwise only see in a pornographic movie. Any crimina...

James Fox to Announce $100,000 UFO Reward for Proof of an ET Spacecraft (EXCLUSIVE)

Alejandro Rojas | Posted 04.23.2013 | Weird News
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Never has there been widely accepted positive proof of an extraterrestrial spacecraft, though there are those who believe various government agencies around the world have conspired to hide the truth. Now, however, if someone can prove otherwise, they will be $100,000 richer.

Woman Lies About Cancer To Get Out Of Teen Sex Charges: Cops

Posted 02.14.2013 | Weird News

Jennifer Dempsey, 35, allegedly told cops she couldn't have had sex with underage boys -- she was much too ill from the chemotherapy she was undergoin...

Drug Courier Asks Police For Written Excuse After Losing $20,000

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 12.06.2012 | Weird News

Growing up, many kids are told to find a police officer if they need help. It's a lesson Demarco Alonzo Thomas took to heart. Thomas was an alle...

Mom Accused Of Driving On Airport Runway Stopped Taking Her Meds: Mother

AP | BOB CHRISTIE and JACQUES BILLEAUD | Posted 12.04.2013 | Crime

PHOENIX -- The 21-year-old woman who crashed through a gate at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport and drove on the runway with her infant son in...