Oddly Enough


Father thanks God for stowaway son's survival on Hawaii flight

- A Somali immigrant whose 15-year-old son survived a flight from California to Hawaii stowed away amid freezing temperatures and low oxygen levels in the wheel well of a jet said in a radio interview that he thanks God his son is alive.

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Two 10-year-olds caught selling grandparents' pot at Colorado school 24 Apr 2014

DENVER - Two 10-year-old boys in Colorado were caught selling and swapping marijuana that they pilfered from their grandparents' supplies of legally purchased pot in separate incidents at the same school, a district official said on Wednesday.


Every dog has his day in court, in New Jersey 17 Apr 2014

A computer glitch is likely to blame for a summons that called a German Shepherd to report for jury duty, court officials in New Jersey's Cumberland County said on Wednesday.

Fly me to Sochi, demands Cathay passenger armed with chocolate bar, court hears 18 Apr 2014

HONG KONG - A passenger on board a Hong Kong-bound Cathay Pacific flight, armed only with a Toblerone chocolate bar, demanded the plane fly to Sochi so he could watch the Winter Olympics, a court heard.


North Korean embassy complains to UK after salon mocks leader's hair 16 Apr 2014

LONDON - North Korea failed to see the joke when a London hair salon used a picture of its leader Kim Jong Un to try to attract more customers and has written to Britain's Foreign Office asking it to stop what it calls a "provocation".


Teenager uses Facebook to save Romania's stray dogs 16 Apr 2014

BUCHAREST - When French film actress Brigitte Bardot began a campaign to spare the thousands of stray dogs in Romania's capital from being put down, she did it with a $150,000 (89,306.98 pounds) donation scheme.