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Ax-Wielding Clown Threatens NC Woman

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.10.2015 | Weird News

It's no joke. Police in Hickory, North Carolina, are searching for an ax-wielding clown who threatened a woman early Friday morning. The victim called...

Naked Man Threatens Neighbors With AK-47, Cops Say

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.06.2015 | Weird News

Police arrested a man who allegedly admitted to intimidating and irritating his neighbor by sitting outdoors in the nude and warning that he possessed...

Baseball Coach Forces Players To Spit In His Face

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.28.2015 | Weird News

A high school baseball coach in Currituck County, North Carolina, has been suspended after he forced his players to spit on him. Justin Hill, who ...

Best Excuse For Speeding Ever?

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.23.2014 | Weird News

A 19-year-old in Johnson County, North Carolina, is facing felony charges after allegedly leading officers on a chase that reached speeds of upwards o...

Lee Speigel

Military Eyewitness Captures 'Transparent UFO' On Night Vision

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 09.10.2014 | Weird News

A "low, slow, silent, see-through triangle" was videotaped in the sky above Leland, North Carolina, on the night of May 13, 2014. The man who taped...

WATCH: Man Rides On Back Of Moving Car

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.30.2014 | Weird News

It's a sight that Brenda Cruz will never forget: A man clinging to the back of a fast-moving white sedan speeding past her on Interstate 77. Cruz a...

Senior Denied Diploma For Stripping At Graduation

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.12.2014 | Weird News

Quinton Murphy was strutting cross the stage during his high school graduation from Jack Britt High School in Fayetteville, North Carolina on Wednesda...

Man Shoots Up Strip Club After Getting Kicked Out: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.14.2014 | Crime

A man accused of trying to feel up a strip club dancer got touchy when he was kicked out of the North Carolina nudie bar. After being forced to lea...

Suspect Fires Handgun In Store During Gun Rights Discussion

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.15.2013 | Weird News

Shooting your mouth off about the rights of gun owners is one thing. Shooting the actual gun is something else entirely. Police in Wilkesboro, N...

Fake Ghost Hunters Really Just Making Meth: Cops

Posted 08.07.2013 | Weird News

When you're hunting ghosts, things can get methy. Three North Carolina men who said they trekked into the forest to look for ghosts were really mak...

Lee Speigel

North Carolina Man, Fighting Terminal Cancer, Hosts UFO Conference

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 06.30.2013 | Weird News

Kent Senter is a man racing against time. The 59-year-old resident of Burlington, N.C., has terminal multiple myeloma, a cancer that attacks bone ...

DIG THIS: Stolen Excavator Used To Steal ATM

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 04.08.2013 | Weird News

A brazen thief stole an excavator from a construction site Monday morning, then used it to knock over and steal an ATM -- and cops are having trouble ...

Naked Man Falls Through Church Roof

Posted 11.20.2012 | Weird News

Churchgoers found a sign from above when they arrived at their North Carolina congregation on Sunday -- a hole in the ceiling. But in this case the...

North Carolina Man Pulls Hilarious Highway Prank On Wife (WATCH)

YouTube | David Lohr | Posted 07.24.2012 | Weird News

A North Carolina man should count his lucky stars that he isn't in the doghouse this week after a hilarious, yet frightening prank he played on his s...

MONKEY SEEN? Search For Missing Monkey Drives Officials Bananas

www.huffingtonpost.com | Posted 09.06.2012 | Weird News

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) -- Searchers trying to find an 8-pound monkey that escaped more than a week ago are now playing sounds of a baby monkey to tr...

David Moye

Man Charged With Having Sex With Neighbor's Dog In North Carolina

HuffingtonPost.com | David Moye | Posted 01.12.2012 | Crime

Authorities in Cumberland County, N.C., arrested Ray Lynn Mitcham Jr. Monday after his neighbor claimed she saw him having sex with her dog, according...

Girl Trapped In Crashed Car For Two Days

Posted 11.14.2011 | Weird News

A 9-year-old girl survived a car accident that left her trapped upside down for two days. Jordan Landon ate Pop Tarts and drank Gatorade while she...

'Spider-Man' With Sword Outmuscled By Broom-Brandishing Clerks

Posted 12.20.2011 | Weird News

No self-respecting Spider-Man would have gotten caught in a web like this. A robber donning a Spidey mask and brandishing a sword attempted to hol...

David Moye

PHOTOS: Insect Artist Creates Bug Sculptures From Human Hair

HuffingtonPost.com | David Moye | Posted 11.07.2011 | Weird News

Trying to make a living as an artist can be a hair-raising situation, but Adrienne Antonson hasn't let that bug her. Instead, she's found a niche b...

Drunken Driving Suspect Arrested -- Twice Within Six Hours

Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

Make that a double. Police in North Carolina arrested Eleanor Anderson Thompson for drunken driving on June 10 twice within a six hour period. A...

Ben Muessig

Bloody Rules! State's Rare Burger Ban Makes Red Meat Illegal

HuffingtonPost.com | Ben Muessig | Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

There may be no food more American than the burger. And according to meat lovers, there may be no health code regulation less American than North Caro...