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Somebody Packed A Cannon In Their Luggage: TSA

AP | Posted 10.28.2014 | Weird News

HONOLULU (AP) -- An airline passenger flying out of Maui checked in with a weapon not often seen in baggage - the barrel of a cannon. Transportatio...

Surfing Mermaids: The Newest Wave? (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.09.2014 | Weird News

The idea of mermaids surfing sounds fishy, mainly because the half-human, half-fish creatures are considered to be strictly mythological. But a new...

Mysterious Zigzagging Lights Spotted Over Hawaii

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 05.22.2014 | Weird News

If this was a UFO, then whoever/whatever was driving it should be arrested for a DUI. Zigzagging contrails and weird lights were seen over most of...

23 Goats Stolen Using Duct Tape

AP | JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER | Posted 11.23.2013 | Weird News

HONOLULU — More than 20 purebred goats_ most of them pregnant – were stolen from a Hawaii farm on a full moonlit night, with duct tape use...

Hawaii Man Arrested For Driving Pickup Into Ocean

AP | Posted 06.10.2013 | Weird News

LIHUE, Hawaii -- A Hawaii man who drove his pickup into the ocean has been arrested on drunken driving charges. Police on the island of Kauai (kuh-WE...

WATCH: Shark vs. Fisherman For Tuna

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.13.2013 | Weird News

Every fisherman has a story about the one that got away, but Isaac Brumaghim was lucky enough to get video proof of his battle with a big fish. He...

What A Whopper! Hawaii Woman Reels Half-ton Marlin

AP | OSKAR GARCIA | Posted 08.23.2012 | Weird News

HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii tournament fisher fought a 12-foot, half-ton marlin in the Pacific Ocean for more than four hours before she and her teamma...

WATCH: This Judge Put A Chokehold On A Man Who Jumped On His Bench

AP | Posted 03.22.2012 | Weird News

HONOLULU (AP) -- It got personal for a judge in Honolulu when he put a man in a chokehold for jumping onto his bench and breaking a flagpole bearing t...

Mars Needs Foodies

Newser.com | Posted 04.21.2012 | Weird News

NASA is on the lookout for a few good cooks to experience life on Mars. Researchers backed by the space agency are seeking a team of volunteers fo...

LAWSUIT: Petco Sued For Allegedly Cutting Off Dog's Ear And Gluing It Back On

Posted 02.15.2012 | Weird News

Just a trim, thanks. Two Hawaii animal owners are suing a local Petco location, claiming that groomers at the pet shop mutilated their dogs and, in...

Steer Clear -- Bull Freed From Tire

AP | JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News

HONOLULU — A rodeo bull in Hawaii appears comfortable again after spending about 20 hours with his head stuck in a giant tire. The 800-pound bull...

Pregnant Mom Says Sandwich Arrest Was 'Horrifying'

AP | By JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER | Posted 12.31.2011 | Crime

HONOLULU -- Nicole Leszczynski couldn't imagine that two chicken salad sandwiches would land her and her husband in jail and her 2-year-old daughter i...

Hawaii Sailor Finds Message In A Bottle From Japan (VIDEO)

AP | Posted 11.17.2011 | Weird News

PACIFIC MISSILE RANGE FACILITY, Hawaii -- A sailor participating in a beach cleanup in Hawaii found a message in bottle that had been dropped in the o...

Hawaii Girl Finds Message In A Bottle From Oregon

AP | Posted 10.01.2011 | Weird News

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii -- A 10-year-old Oregon boy scribbled a note on binder paper, stuck it into a bottle and tossed it into the ocean. A year later an...

Oahu Report Of Severed Hand Turns Out To Be Squid

AP | Posted 09.21.2011 | Weird News

HONOLULU -- A report of a severed hand found at an Oahu seabird sanctuary has turned out to be dried squid. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports that...

Maui Man Travels 300 Miles On Stand-Up Paddleboard

AP | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

NAWILIWILI, Hawaii (AP) -- A Maui man has completed the first-ever 300-mile crossing from the Big Island to Kauai aboard a stand-up paddleboard. Ba...