Strange News: Confidential Cop Docs Used as Thanksgiving Parade Ticker Tape

Strange News: Confidential Cop Docs Used as Thanksgiving Parade Ticker Tape

Some sharp-eyed revelers at last week's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade noted there was something odd about the tiny scraps of ticker-tape cascading along the parade route.


Strange News: Life Savings Accidentally Donated in Goodwill Shoe

Strange News: Life Savings Accidentally Donated in Goodwill Shoe

A Galveston, Texas, man found out at the worst possible time that his wife chose an old shoe to squirrel away their life savings: after he had donated the shoes to goodwill.


Strange News: Man Makes 95 Grand a Year Playing Bar Trivia Games

Strange News: Man Makes 95 Grand a Year Playing Bar Trivia Games

Forty-year-old Christian Drummond found it difficult to get a job, even with an English lit degree from Sussex University in England. But he's found an innovative way to make some serious cash during the recession: bar trivia games.


Strange News: Customs Sweep Snaps Up 600 Snakes

Strange News: Customs Sweep Snaps Up 600 Snakes

A customs stop in Thailand on Tuesday turned up 600 smuggled cobras secreted in the back of a pickup truck. A security official made the potentially deadly find.