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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,...

'Frozen Dead Guy Days' Gets Reanimated Under New Owner

Posted 01.03.2012 | Denver

Amanda McDonald likes one frozen dead guy so much she decided to buy the annual Nederland Frozen Dead Guy Days event to make sure it stayed running an...

Want To See A Ghost? TV's 'Ghost Hunters' Reveal Top 3 Places To Look

HuffPost Weird News | David Moye | Posted 12.28.2011 | Weird News

Want to increase your chances of experiencing paranormal activity? Well, find a place near running water that is close to the railroad tracks. O...

Colo. Woman Faces Charges For Running Chihuahua By Car

AP | Posted 11.20.2011 | Denver

By Associated Press BOULDER, Colo. -- A dog-sitter's shortcut led to criminal charges for a Colorado woman who ran a Chihuahua alongside her car at...

Michael McLaughlin

Paralyzed Man Will Climb Pikes Peak In Wheelchair

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 11.09.2011 | Weird News

There's a 13-mile route from the base of Pikes Peak to its 14,110-foot summit. On Saturday, one man is going to take that path in his wheelchair. ...

David Moye

Oxford Dictionary Removes 'Cassette Tape', Adds 'Sexting,' 'Retweet' And 'Mankini'

HuffingtonPost.com | David Moye | Posted 10.22.2011 | Weird News

Sometimes it takes a drastic effort to correct a drastic mistake, but banning a dictionary from a museum? Hey, if that's what it takes, that's what...

David Moye

Armageddon's Coming (Supposedly), And These Doomsday Shelter Makers Have A $300,000 Protection Plan

HuffingtonPost.com | David Moye | Posted 10.08.2011 | Weird News

When people look back on the period of 2011 and 2012, they may remember it as a time when the world was supposed to end. That's assuming, of cours...

PHOTOS: Horse Rescued From Basement After Fall

Posted 09.21.2011 | Weird News

It's not quite a bull in a china shop, but a horse in a basement can cause a lot of damage. A window was shattered when Summer, a pet horse in Col...

Colo. Teen Hurt In Coffee Grinder Fireworks Blast

AP | Posted 09.10.2011 | Weird News

DURANGO, Colo. -- A Colorado teen is recovering from serious burns he suffered when the fireworks he was attempting to mix in a coffee grinder explode...

David Lohr

'UFO PHIL' Planning Alien Concert

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 05.14.2012 | Weird News

UFO Phil, the comedy songwriter and filmmaker from Colorado Springs, Colo., who earned fame appearing with comedian Tom Green and on radio shows like ...

Porta-Potty Peeping Tom Trial Delayed (UPDATE)

AP | Posted 10.27.2011 | Denver

By Associated Press BOULDER, Colo. -- Police in Colorado have arrested a 30-year-old man accused of hiding in the tank of a portable toilet at a yo...

Cops: Peeping Tom Hid In Porta-Potty Tank, Escaped Covered In Human Waste

AP | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

BOULDER, Colo. -- Police in Colorado say a woman who stepped inside a portable toilet at a yoga festival discovered a man hiding in the tank below whe...

David Lohr

One-Eyed, Thieving Swashbuckler Wanted In Colorado

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

Avast, ye mateys, listen up! Police in Colorado are trying to identify a one-eyed scallywag who robbed a Colorado Springs pharmacy over the weekend. ...

World's Most Extreme Bridges

Oddee.com | David Moye | Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

Humans are resilient creatures and won't let any obstacle or impasse from stopping them from where they want to go. Need proof? Check out the ways ...

ACLU To Defend Colorado Man's Right To Flip Off Cop (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 07.26.2011 | Denver

Shane Boor, a 35-year-old Colorado man arrested for extending his middle finger toward a Colorado State Trooper, will receive free defense services fr...

Lee Speigel

Colorado's UFO Watchtower A Hotspot For Saucer Sightings

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

Want to see some unexplained lights in the sky or slow moving cigar-shaped or saucer-shaped objects? Gas up the car and head out to the southwest sect...

There's An App For That: iPhone GPS Helps Police Catch Theif

AP | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Police say an iPhone left in a stolen truck is how officers were able to capture a burglar suspected of multiple auto ...