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Weird North Carolina

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...

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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...

'Sexy Schoolgirl 5K' Canceled After Arousing Controversy

AP | Posted 06.26.2014 | Weird News

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Organizers of a 5k race that encourages women runners to dress like schoolgirls say they have canceled a race in Raleigh. Sexy...

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...

How A Wide-Brimmed Hat Got A State Trooper Fired

AP | GARY D. ROBERTSON | Posted 12.18.2013 | Weird News

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — An appeals court in North Carolina says a state trooper should not have been fired for changing his story about what became of ...

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...

OH SHOOT! This Police Chief Lost His Badge And Gun Because He Can't Shoot Straight

AP | Posted 04.11.2012 | Weird News

RICHLANDS, N.C. -- The police chief of a North Carolina town has been prohibited from carrying a badge and gun because he couldn't shoot straight. Po...

What Are The Bizarre Brown Mountain Lights Of North Carolina?

AP | TOM BREEN | Posted 04.27.2012 | Weird News

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Two orange orbs, just about 10 feet off the ground, floated past Steve Woody and his father as they hunted deer more than 50 years ag...

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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...

Man Tries To Pay For Vacuum and Microwave At Walmart With $1 Million Bill: Cops

AP | Posted 01.03.2012 | Weird News

Associated Press LEXINGTON, N.C. -- Do you have change for a million-dollar bill? Police say a North Carolina man insisted his million-dollar no...

WATCH: Gold Thief Gets A Shiner Thanks To Clerk's Left Hook

AP | Posted 02.25.2012 | Weird News

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. — Police say a would-be robber who demanded money from a store clerk got a fistful. Before he could run off with any cash, t...

NC Woman Charged With Buttocks Injections Gone Bad

AP | By EMERY P. DALESIO | Posted 12.08.2011 | Crime

RALEIGH, N.C. -- A woman on probation for performing buttocks-enhancing injections that left three women with kidney failure in 2008 has been charged ...

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...

The BugFest Critter Cook-Off!

AP | Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Which wine goes best with mealworms and crickets? The annual contest at a North Carolina museum may help answer the question. The No...