Weird News | NBC Southern California

Weird News

Friday, Aug 11, 2017 at 06:33 AM PDT

Seriously, These Horizontal Lines Are Perfectly Straight

Seriously, These Horizontal Lines Are Perfectly Straight

A mind-bending mural in Georgia will have you distrusting your eyes. Are the horizontal lines in this piece of art straight? Join the debate!

Friday, Aug 11, 2017 at 06:31 AM PDT

Back From Trip, Va. Man Finds Apartment Suspiciously Clean

Back From Trip, Va. Man Finds Apartment Suspiciously Clean

An Arlington, Virginia, man returned from a trip this week surprised to find his apartment had been cleaned. Police received a report of suspicious circumstances at 12:03 a.m. Monday. In addition to having...

Thursday, Aug 10, 2017 at 01:25 PM PDT

'Hammered' Driver Pulls Into Police Station, Seeking Safety: PD

'Hammered' Driver Pulls Into Police Station, Seeking Safety: PD

A drunken driver pulled into a police station and told officers he wanted to be in a "safe" place early Wednesday morning, according to police in Delaware County, Pennsylvania. Officers saw a car pull into the...

Thursday, Aug 10, 2017 at 04:12 AM PDT

Rally Cat: Feline on Field Sets Up Cardinals' Grand Slam

Rally Cat: Feline on Field Sets Up Cardinals' Grand Slam

The Cardinals have a friendly feline to thank for their rally against the Royals. With the bases loaded and two outs in the sixth on Tuesday night, the game was delayed for a couple minutes when a small, feisty...

Wednesday, Aug 9, 2017 at 07:37 AM PDT

Man Hears Noises For Years, Finds Boa Constrictor in Attic

Man Hears Noises For Years, Finds Boa Constrictor in Attic

An Englewood, Florida man had had enough of the pest living in the attic. When he tried to find out what was making noise, he was shocked to find out it was a boa constrictor. Over the past few months, Bob...

Wednesday, Aug 9, 2017 at 07:30 AM PDT

NYC-Scented Luxury Candle Sparks Speculation Online

NYC-Scented Luxury Candle Sparks Speculation Online

How do you capture the aroma of a city that produces 12,000 tons of trash every day? Luxury fragrance company Diptyque said on Twitter it is creating an exclusive New York City candle, and that has elicited...

Tuesday, Aug 8, 2017 at 05:39 PM PDT

OC Sheriffs, Fire Authority Can’t Sync Search-and-Rescues

OC Sheriffs, Fire Authority Can’t Sync Search-and-Rescues

Sheriff Sandra Hutchens and Orange County Fire Authority Chief Jeff Bowman told the Orange County Board of Supervisors Tuesday that despite 40 meetings, they cannot reach an agreement on how to coordinate...

Tuesday, Aug 8, 2017 at 04:15 PM PDT

Accused Burglar Doesn’t Flush, Gets Caught By DNA Evidence

Accused Burglar Doesn’t Flush, Gets Caught By DNA Evidence

A man accused of burglarizing a Southern California home took a bathroom break and left DNA evidence in the toilet that led to his arrest, an investigator said Tuesday.

Thursday, Aug 10, 2017 at 07:36 AM PDT

NYC Bakery Sends Internet Trolls’ Hate Back on Cakes

NYC Bakery Sends Internet Trolls’ Hate Back on Cakes

A New York bakery is trying a sweet new way to combat internet trolls. Troll Cakes is baking cakes that have the same message trolls use online on their victims. The bakery posts photos of the cakes to its...

Tuesday, Aug 8, 2017 at 07:13 AM PDT

Swanky San Francisco Street Sells for $90K, Spurring Suit

Swanky San Francisco Street Sells for $90K, Spurring Suit

One of the swankiest streets in San Francisco has been sold to a private real estate agent. That's right: An entire street in the City by the Bay was purchased. And now residents of Presidio Terrace are...

Photos & Videos

Upload your photos & videos »

What's New
Car Chases
Car Chases
SoCal pursuits coverage. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out