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Town Calls In Ghost Hunters To Raise Money

Reuters | Posted 03.16.2012 | Weird News

By Tim Ghianni NASHVILLE, Jan. 15 (Reuters) - Harriman, Tennessee hopes that ghosts, or rather ghost hunters, can raise enough money t...

Vehicle Crashes Into Family's House -- Again

AP | Posted 12.29.2011 | Weird News

(ASSOCIATED PRESS) KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- A Tennessee National Guardsman had his Christmas Eve interrupted by news that a vehicle had smashed through his...

Tenn. Studio Offer Tats For Toys Donated For Kids (VIDEO)

AP | Posted 12.13.2011 | Weird News

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- A Memphis tattoo artist is offering body art in exchange for donated toys for children in need. Toys for Tattoos has become an annu...

Baby Doll Saves Family From Burning House

Posted 12.26.2011 | Weird News

Caring for an infant doll is a timeless piece of high school curriculum, like dissecting a frog or running the mile. And while the assignment is frequ...

David Lohr

Tennessee Man Arrested Because Dog Was More Than His Best Friend, Police Say

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 12.18.2011 | Crime

Authorities in Tennessee recently charged 40-year-old Kimberly Lawson with a criminal offense against an animal after he was allegedly caught having s...

Two-Headed Snake Shocks Tenn. Wildlife Officials (VIDEO)

WSMV-TV | David Moye | Posted 12.14.2011 | Weird News

When Paul Carver saw what looked like a baby king snake crawling around in the backyard of his Clarksville, TN, home, he did a slight double take. ...

Tennessee Women Accused Of Arby's Art Theft

Johnson City Press | Posted 11.15.2011 | Crime

You may expect to hear about art theft from the Louvre or the Guggenheim or the Museum of Modern Art, but Arby’s? ...

The Diet Of Worms -- Man Lost In Woods Survives On Creepy Crawlies

AP | Posted 11.08.2011 | Weird News

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- A man who became separated from his friends in dense forest during a squirrel hunting trip in western Tennessee says he ate worms an...

2 Intruders Found Sleeping In Funeral Home Caskets

AP | Posted 10.24.2011 | Weird News

BRISTOL, Tenn. -- Police in Tennessee were called to a funeral home where workers found two intruders sleeping inside caskets. One man escaped, but p...

Bull Semen Causes Highway Ramp Closure

AP | Posted 10.24.2011 | Weird News

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Canisters of frozen bull semen that fell from a Greyhound bus caused a minor scare when emergency officials found them emitting va...

Heads-up Ranger Rescues Bear Caught In Jar

AP | Posted 09.21.2011 | Weird News

NEWPORT, Tenn. — A black bear is back in the woods in Tennessee after getting help with a problem – a plastic jar stuck on its head. State wild...

Man Pulls Gun At Kid's Party After Cake Runs Out

Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

The host of a kid's birthday party wouldn't let his children eat cake -- so Joseph Hayes threatened to make her eat lead, according to police. The ...

David Moye

WATCH: Tennessee's Armageddon House Built To Stand Through Doomsday

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

A stone house in Alcoa, Tenn., was built for a predicted Armageddon that came and went. Now, with some saying Saturday will bring the end of the world...