Offbeat

Tarrah Gibbons
June 30, 2020 - 1:50 pm
A photo of a priest using a water gun filled with holy water has gone viral. The priest was seen blessing churchgoers with a water gun outside of the church.
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This undated electron microscope image made available by the U.S. National Institutes of Health in February 2020 shows the virus that causes COVID-19. The sample was isolated from a patient in the U.S. (NIAID-RML via AP)
Associated Press
March 19, 2020 - 4:51 pm
President Donald Trump focused attention on possible treatments for the new coronavirus on Thursday, citing potential use of a drug long used to treat malaria and some other approaches still in testing. At a White House news conference, Trump and Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Dr...
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In this Jan. 24, 2020, photo, Lincoln, a Nubian goat, stands in her pen in Fair Haven, Vt. She is running for a second term as honorary mayor of the town against Sammy, a German Sheperd police dog, as a fund-raiser for a community playground. (AP Photo/Lisa Rathke)
Associated Press
January 28, 2020 - 2:11 pm
FAIR HAVEN, Vt, (AP) — It's Lincoln the goat versus Sammy the dog in the race for honorary mayor of one Vermont town. The Nubian goat had won the post in Fair Haven, Vermont, last year after the town manager came up with the pet mayor election to raise money to rehabilitate a community playground...
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(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
Associated Press
November 06, 2019 - 2:13 pm
What a lip-smacking offer!
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Associated Press
October 15, 2019 - 10:26 pm
A Florida man who was found nude inside a plumbing business is facing charges after being accused of using a forklift and a hammer to wreak havoc before taking a shower there.
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Associated Press
September 20, 2019 - 1:18 pm
About 75 people arrived early Friday at a gate at the once-secret Area 51 military base in Nevada — at the time appointed by an internet hoaxster to "storm" the facility to see space aliens — and one person was arrested, authorities said.
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Associated Press
September 20, 2019 - 12:03 pm
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — In one of the videos, a small object streaks across the screen before the U.S. Navy fighter's tracking system locks on and follows it. "Whoa. Got it," the pilot yells, laughing as the dot moves through the air. "Woohoo!" Another pilot asks: "Wow. What is that, man?" The Navy isn...
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Associated Press
September 13, 2019 - 1:51 pm
This little piggy should have stayed home.
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FILE - This undated file photo shows a shadowy shape that some people say is a the Loch Ness monster in Scotland. On Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, scientist Neil Gemmell from the University of Otago in New Zealand says a project found a surprisingly high amount of eel DNA in the water. He cautioned that it’s not clear whether that indicates a gigantic eel or just a lot of little ones. (AP Photo/File)
Associated Press
September 05, 2019 - 3:10 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A scientist who collected DNA from Scotland's Loch Ness suggests the lake's fabled monster might be a giant eel. Neil Gemmell from the University of Otago in New Zealand says the project found a surprisingly high amount of eel DNA in the water. He cautioned that it's not clear...
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Associated Press
August 27, 2019 - 7:35 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Hundreds of beer can collectors are heading to New Mexico for a "CANvention." The Albuquerque Journal reports the Brewery Collectibles Club of America is scheduled Thursday to start celebrating different types of beer cans at its three-day national gathering at the...
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