Herald Citzen
 LATEST NEWS
 Top Stories
 U.S.
  Severe Weather
  Bird Flu
 World
  Castro
  Mideast Crisis
  Iraq
 Business
 Personal Finance
 Technology
 Sports
  Sports Columns
  NASCAR
  Baseball
  College Hoops
  NBA
  NHL
  Tennis
  Golf
 Entertainment
 Health
 Science
 Politics
 Washington
 Offbeat
 Podcasts
 Blogs
 Weather
 Raw News
 NEWS SEARCH
 
 Archive Search
 SPECIAL SECTIONS
 Multimedia Gallery
 AP Video Network
 Today
 in History
 Corrections
The Associated Press
AP Top Strange News At 12:34 p.m. EDT

Woman uses obituary to say Brady innocent in 'Deflategate'
AP Photo
BOSTON (AP) -- A Massachusetts woman has used her own obituary to convey a final message on Tom Brady and the "Deflategate" scandal....

A head scratcher: 9 brains found next to train tracks
GOUVERNEUR, N.Y. (AP) -- Nine brains were found along a street in a northern New York village, but authorities say there's nothing to fear....

Man sentenced for stabbing of bar doorman over bad drink
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- A 36-year-old man has been sentenced to more than 28 years in prison for a 2013 assault that prosecutors say stemmed from his anger over a botched drink....





Colorado city going dark this weekend to help stargazers
TELLURIDE, Colo. (AP) -- Telluride residents were asked to turn out the lights on Saturday night and early Sunday to help stargazers see the night sky free of light pollution....

Fido al fresco? NY weighs allowing outdoor dining with dogs
AP Photo
NEW YORK (AP) -- Never mind the doggie bag: Spot wants a seat at the outdoor table, or rather under it....

Naked man rescued after getting stuck on Florida drawbridge
AP Photo
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- Firefighters in Florida have rescued a naked man trapped on a raised drawbridge....

Oregon community takes unusual approach to sea lion problem
BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) -- An Oregon community is bringing in some unusual help to try to fix their sea lion problem. They're hoping a fake killer whale from Bellingham, Washington, will do the trick....

Polish brown bear crosses borders, highway, seeking mate
WARSAW, Poland (AP) -- A Polish brown bear went a wooing, little knowing that scientists were following all the way....

Campaign worker sends fake news release saying foe left race
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -- A campaign worker for a New Hampshire House hopeful has been charged with a felony for sending out a fake news release saying the opponent had dropped out of the race....

Giant hole forms at entrance of Missouri golf course
BRANSON, Mo. (AP) -- A big sinkhole discovered Friday near the driving range of a southwest Missouri golf course is attracting the attention of geological experts....