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Why Did Colorado Brewer Buy All The Count Chocula?

Newser.com | Posted 10.21.2014 | Weird News

When shoppers in Fort Collins, Colorado, when searching for Count Chocula cereal, they were bugged when it wasn't in stores. Turns out, a local bre...

It's Tube To Work Day In Boulder, Colorado

AP | Posted 07.15.2014 | Weird News

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A few commuters in Boulder, Colorado, may have arrived at work dripping wet because they observed Tube To Work Day. The light...

Have You Seen This Cat?

AP | Posted 05.18.2014 | Weird News

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — A search is on for a beloved hotel cat that was stolen in Fort Collins, Colo., during St. Patrick's Day festivities. Vid...

Self-Described Alien Abductee Charged With Child Pornography

Lee Speigel | Posted 03.05.2014 | Weird News

Stan Romanek (pictured below), a controversial figure in the UFO community -- known for his claims of personal alien abduction and a dubious video all...

Alleged Topless Barber ARRESTED

AP | Posted 11.29.2013 | Crime

LONGMONT, Colo. (AP) — A woman who allegedly offered topless hairstyling services in northern Colorado faces criminal charges. But police say the pr...

Were These Shocking Cattle Mutilations Caused By Aliens? (GRAPHIC PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.04.2013 | Weird News

As a third-generation cattle rancher in Colorado, Tom Miller knows a lot about raising cattle. What he doesn't know is what has periodically been m...

Check Out This Elk's 'Little Bit Of Bling'

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.30.2013 | Weird News

This elk looks tired. An elk with a tire around its neck was recently spotted in a Morrison, Colo. front yard, and Julie and Mark Daigneault caught...

Get Your Coffin Tuned Up: Frozen Dead Guy Days Is Back

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 03.06.2013 | Denver

In the mood for a good old fashioned coffin race? Or how about a hearse parade? If you answered yes to either of those questions the Frozen Dead Guys ...

Real-Life 'Death Star' Petition Gets Enough Signatures On White House Site

Posted 12.14.2012 | Denver

Well, it looks like the Dark Side of the Force is strong within the White House website thanks to a Longmont, Colorado man who set up a petition reque...

Fire-Breather Allegedly Breathed Fire On 2 Men

AP | Posted 12.06.2012 | Denver

By ASSOCIATED PRESS GREELEY, Colo. -- A Colorado man faces arson charges after police say he spat flaming streams of lighter fluid at two other men...

CREEPY: Dad Files Obituary For 7-Year-Old Son, Who's Alive

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 09.07.2012 | Weird News

A Colorado dad filed an obituary with a local newspaper in late August, claiming that his son "went with the Lord" -- but the 7-year-old is alive and ...

Colo. Embalmer Sold Gold Teeth From Corpses

Posted 06.01.2012 | Denver

Adrian Kline, a 43-year-old Brighton, Colo. embalmer accused of stealing gold teeth from corpses and then pawning them for cash, pleaded guilty to vio...

Hot Springs To Remain Open After Frozen Cows Carved Up

AP | Posted 05.20.2012 | Denver

ASPEN, Colo. -- A popular hot springs area in Colorado will remain open after U.S. Forest Service rangers carved up several frozen cows in an attempt ...

Mike The Headless Chicken Runs For President

Posted 05.14.2012 | Denver

The 2012 presidential race just got real. Real weird. Miracle Mike, also known as Mike The Headless Chicken, the pride of Fruita, Colorado, th...

Crews With Hand Saws To Carve Up Frozen Aspen Cows

AP | Posted 07.03.2012 | Denver

ASPEN, Colo. — Crews with hand saws and knives plan to carve up the cattle found frozen in a mountain cabin near Aspen, Colo., before the carcas...

CZECH-ING THE CRIME SCENE: Who Stole A 10-ton Bridge?

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.30.2012 | Weird News

There's a million-dollar gap in the Czech Republic's railroad budget thanks to the theft of a 10-ton bridge near the eastern town of Slavkov. The b...

Dear Hot Springs Visitors: Beware The Frozen Cows

AP | Posted 04.24.2012 | Denver

ASPEN, Colo. -- Federal forest officials want visitors of a Colorado hot springs to be very careful about what's lurking inside a remote cabin nearby:...

Have Some Frozen Cows That Need Moving? Just Blow Them Up

AP | STEVEN K. PAULSON | Posted 06.17.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- It may take explosives to dislodge a group of cows that wandered into an old ranger cabin high in the Rocky Mountains, then died and froze s...

Real Life 'Weekend At Bernie's' Suspects Sentenced

AP | Posted 03.09.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- Two men accused of driving their dead friend around the Denver area and running up a bar tab on his account have been sentenced. Robert You...

Get Your Coffin Tuned Up: Frozen Dead Guy Days Begins

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 03.02.2012 | Denver

In the mood for a good old fashioned coffin race? Or how about a hearse parade? If you answered yes to either of those questions the Frozen Dead Guys ...

Colo. Embalmer Accused Of Stealing Gold Teeth From Corpses

AP | Posted 04.30.2012 | Denver

By Associated Press LONGMONT, Colo. -- A Colorado embalmer is facing fraud charges for allegedly removing gold crowns and dental fillings from corp...

Colo. Embalmer Accused Of Stealing Gold Teeth From Corpses

Posted 02.29.2012 | Denver

Adrian Kline, a 43-year-old Brighton, Colo. embalmer is accused of stealing gold teeth from corpses and then pawning them for cash, according to the L...

Mother Allegedly Abandons Kids At Thornton Gas Station

Posted 01.31.2012 | Denver

Sarah Hatfield, a 25-year-old Thornton, Colo. mother, was arrested Saturday for allegedly abandoning her two young sons in a van at a gas station park...

How Not To Dispose Of A Laptop

AP | Posted 01.09.2012 | Denver

By Associated Press GOLDEN, Colo. -- Colorado authorities have arrested a man after more than three dozen residents of Golden were warned to stay i...

Loaded Guns And Web Surfing Don’t Mix

Posted 01.05.2012 | Denver

Colorado Springs police have arrested a man who accidentally fired a loaded handgun that was in his lap while he was surfing the web in his apartment,...