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Iguana Jumps on Fireman's Helmet to Escape Burning Housepicture

Iguana Jumps on Fireman's Helmet to Escape Burning House

At a blazing house in the English village of Corby, a quick-thinking iguana jumped on the helmet of a fireman, who unknowingly carried the pet reptile to safety. The incident, which occurred on Wednesday night, is perhaps unique in the annals of...

Categories: Creatures, Myths & Legends, Weird & Bizarre

Misidentified Potato Sparks Search for 'Human Remains' in England

A police department in England got quite the laugh when they received a worrisome report about possible human remains being discovered and, upon searching for the suspected body, found a potato.

So Long 2020, You Weirdo!

What was the best part of 2020? Weird News from Coast, of course!

20 of the Weirdest Stories from 2020

20 of the Weirdest Stories from 2020picture

As this unfathomable year comes to a close, it would be an understatement to say that there was no shortage of strange and unusual stories over the last twelve months.

Crazy Christmastime Round-Up

While we hope you're having a joy-filled holiday, sometimes Yuletide activities head into strange turf.

Man Claiming to be from Saturn Files Lawsuit Against Federal Government

In a bizarre story out of Texas, a man claiming to be from Saturn has filed a lawsuit against the federal government alleging that they have violated his civil rights.

Watch: Errant 'Santa' Rescued from Power Lines in California

Watch: Errant 'Santa' Rescued from Power Lines in Californiapicture

A California man clad in a Santa Claus costume and strapped to a paraglider wound up needing to be rescued by firefighters after his ride went wildly awry.

New Section of 'Tower of Skulls' Uncovered

At a site in Mexico City, archaeologists have unearthed new sections of a large Aztec "skull tower." Some 119 additional skulls were recently excavated at the location, initially discovered in a 2015 building restoration, BBC reports.

Watch: Distressed Plane Lands on Highway in Minnesota

 Watch: Distressed Plane Lands on Highway in Minnesotapicture

Motorists in Minnesota were stunned when a distressed aircraft was forced to make an emergency landing on the highway in the middle of three vehicles that were cruising down the road.

Video: Eerie 'Mystery Knocker' Leaves Malaysian Villages on Edge

A strange panic is sweeping over parts of Malaysia after multiple people in different villages reported hearing a persistent knocking at their door, but finding no one there when they looked to see who was behind the baffling banging.

French School Tells Parents to Stop Tossing Tardy Students Over Gate

French School Tells Parents to Stop Tossing Tardy Students Over Gatepicture

An elementary school in France was forced to take action after parents of late-arriving students were seen throwing their children over a six-foot-high gate so that they could get to class on time.

Statue 'Restoration' in Spain is Breathtakingly Bad

Statue 'Restoration' in Spain is Breathtakingly Badpicture

Much to the amusement of many people online and the outrage of art enthusiasts the world over, a statue in Spain is turning heads after an attempt at restoring the piece transformed it into a cartoonish monstrosity.

Watch: Security Camera Films Odd Entity

A curious piece of security camera footage from a home in Wisconsin appears to show some kind of entity with strange hands briefly peering out from behind a door before disappearing.

Yellowstone Visitor Caught Cooking Chicken in Thermal Spring

An Idaho man has been banned from visiting Yellowstone National Park for the next two years after rangers caught him cooking a chicken in the site's famed thermal springs.

Cop Stops Car with Snowmobile on Roof

A state trooper in Wisconsin made a rather unusual stop this weekend when he pulled over a car that sported a snowmobile strapped sideways to its roof.

Video: Runaway Train in Netherlands Lands on Sculpture of Whale's Tail

Video: Runaway Train in Netherlands Lands on Sculpture of Whale's Tail picture

A disaster was narrowly averted in the Netherlands when a runaway subway train smashed through a barrier at the end of its line and wound up coming to rest atop an enormous sculpture of a whale's tail.

Video: Cops in Texas Encounter Bizarre 'Creature'

Responding to reports of a giant mystery creature roaming the streets, a pair of police officers in Texas tracked down the 'monster' which turned out to be a man in a bizarre Halloween costume.

Watch: Fish with Eerie Human-Like Face Caught in Thailand

A fisherman in Thailand was aghast when he reeled in a catch that sported an eerie human-like face that appeared to be sad about its fate.

Cow Spotted Eating Snake in Australia

A motorist cruising down a remote highway in Australia could not believe his eyes when he looked over at the side of the road and spotted a cow munching on a snake.

Remote Control Car Spotted Speeding Down Highway Flummoxes Finnish Cops

Authorities in Finland were left scratching their heads after a traffic camera photographed a remote control car speeding down a highway at over forty miles-per-hour.

Watch: Bizarre One-Eyed Albino Baby Shark Discovered in Indonesia

A group of fishermen in Indonesia were absolutely astonished when they cut open a catch and discovered a bizarre, one-eyed albino baby shark inside the creature.

Museum Revives Creepy Doll Contest

Following a wildly successful contest last Halloween season, a museum in Minnesota is once again holding a competition to crown the creepiest doll in their collection.

Video: Texas Home Transforms Into 'Island of Dolls' for Halloween

Video: Texas Home Transforms Into 'Island of Dolls' for Halloweenpicture

A couple in Texas came up with a clever and rather creepy concept for decorating their home this Halloween season: an homage to Mexico's famous 'Island of Dolls.'

Discount Store Chain in England Pulls Controversial Ouija...

In response to a growing furor surrounding their decision to sell Ouija Boards at an incredibly low price, a chain of discount stores in England have pulled the controversial items from shelves.

Watch: Bipedal Goat Becomes Star in India

A bizarre piece of footage out of India features a goat strutting down a dirt road on its hind legs to the astonishment of onlookers.

'Wish-Granting' Cat for Sale in Russia

'Wish-Granting' Cat for Sale in Russiapicture

An odd online classified ad in Russia is selling what is described as a wish-granting cat and, by virtue of its purported ability, the feline's owner is asking for big bucks in return for the allegedly magical animal.

Group of Chanting Clowns Terrifies Tennis Players in North Dakota

A mother in North Dakota is sounding the alarm about creepy clowns after a terrifying encounter with the haunting harlequins this past weekend.

Watch: Halloween Decoration Scares Delivery Man in Arizona

Watch: Halloween Decoration Scares Delivery Man in Arizonapicture

While the spooky season has only just begun, a delivery driver in Arizona has likely already had enough Halloween hijinks for the year following a frightening encounter with a spooky prop stationed outside of someone's home.

Watch: Sonic Boom Shakes French Open

Watch: Sonic Boom Shakes French Openpicture

A tennis match at the French Open came to a brief stop today when an enormous boom shook the city of Paris, leaving players and officials concerned about what may have occurred outside the stadium.

Chain of Discount Stores in England Under Fire for Selling Ouija Boards

A chain of discount stores in England is under fire for selling incredibly inexpensive Ouija Boards as part of their seasonal Halloween offerings.

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