Category Archives: Strange News

This Woman Had a Contact Stuck in Her Eye for 28 Years—and She Had No Idea

By Sarah Klein

A 42-year-old woman recently had just about every contacts-wearer’s nightmare scenario come true: Doctors found a contact lens that had been stuck in her eye. Except her nightmare is even worse than you’ve probably ever imagined. That contact went unnoticed in her eye for 28 years.

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Southwest Airlines to allow miniature horses as service animals in new policy

By: FOX 10 Staff

Southwest Airlines Finds Five Planes In Its 737 Fleet In Need Of Repair

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PHOENIX (KSAZ) — Come September 17, people will be able to carry miniature horses onboard Southwest flights as trained service animals, according to airline officials.

Officials announced the policy change, via a statement on its website on Tuesday. In the statement, officials name miniature horses, along with dogs and cats, as some of the most common service animals that will be accepted onboard. Passengers, however, will need to be able to provide credible verbal assurance that the animal is a trained service animal

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Ramen Noodle heist in Georgia

 – Fayette County deputies are investigating a string of thefts that included five car break-ins, one stolen motorcycle, and one high-dollar heist of Ramen Noodles.

Screen Shot 2018-08-16 at 8.56.41 AMNearly $100,000 worth of Ramen Noodles was sitting in a large trailer parked at a Chevron store on Georgia Highway 85 north.

Deputies said the 53-foot trailer carrying the noodle freight was stolen between July 25 and August 1.

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Police: Arkansas Man Tried to Steal Jet to Go to Concert

Prosecutors say an Arkansas man, who’s not a pilot, is charged with trying to steal an American Eagle jet from Texarkana Regional Airport to fly to an out-of-state rap concert.

Jail records show 18-year-old Zemarcuis Devon Scott, of Texarkana, was being held Wednesday on commercial burglary and attempted theft of property charges.

The Texarkana Gazette reported Scott was arrested inside the cockpit before dawn on July 4. He was charged Monday, with bond at $25,000.

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Female McDonald’s worker body-slams woman customer over free soda

By Chris Pleasance

This is the shocking moment a McDonald’s worker brutally beating a customer after she allegedly tried to fill a water cup with free soda.

The brawl was posted to Facebook and Instagram by Nevada resident Marie Dayag, who said, “The lady asked for a water cup and the supervisor shut down the soda machine because she wasn’t letting her get free soda.”

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Nude man caught working out at Planet Fitness thought it was ‘judgement-free zone,’ police say

(FoxNews.com) – A man who was caught naked in a Planet Fitness thought he’d get away with it because the gym considers itself a “judgement-free zone,” officials said.

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Eric Stagno, 34, of Massachusetts, was arrested on Sunday at a gym in Plaistow, New Hampshire, after gymgoers allegedly caught him exercising in the nude, the New Hampshire Union Leader reported.

Plaistow Capt. Brett Morgan said police were dispatched to the Planet Fitness location after receiving a call from witnesses that summarily said, “the guy walked in, stripped down right there in front, left the clothes and belongings at the front desk, walked back and forth across the gym a couple of times and then settled in over at the yoga mats.”

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Father and Son Get Stuck on Zip Line Dangling 40 Feet Above an Alligator Pit

By Stacey Leasca

A dream vacation to Florida swiftly turned into a nightmare for a man and his son after the pair became stuck suspended 40 feet above an alligator pit.

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Photo: Stewart Moore

According to the New York Post, the two were above the pit while attempting to cross a zip line ride at Gatorland in Orlando. As footage shared with local news anchor Stewart Moore of WESH News showed, the two simply had to sit midair and wait for help to arrive.

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