Weird News | NBC Bay Area

Weird News

Monday, Oct 31, 2016 at 07:55 AM PDT

'So So Sorry': Stolen Subaru Returned With Gas Money

'So So Sorry': Stolen Subaru Returned With Gas Money

One woman was lucky enough to have her car stolen — not by a thief, but by someone who was just a bit confused. Erin Hatzi of Portland, Oregon, had her red Subaru stolen right out of her driveway Tuesday night...

Saturday, Oct 29, 2016 at 04:19 PM PDT

Divorcing Couple Goes to Court Over Cubs Series Tickets

Divorcing Couple Goes to Court Over Cubs Series Tickets

The frenzy among Chicago Cubs fans to snag pricey and scarce tickets to World Series games at Wrigley Field has now landed in divorce court. A Chicago-area woman this week submitted an "Emergency Petition...

Friday, Oct 28, 2016 at 09:57 PM PDT

'Flintstone House' Now Up for Rent on Airbnb

'Flintstone House' Now Up for Rent on Airbnb

Hillsborough's most recognizable piece of real estate is now up for rent on Airbnb.

Thursday, Oct 27, 2016 at 02:01 PM PDT

Beyonce Sports Sparkly Sock Boots at Warriors Game

Beyonce Sports Sparkly Sock Boots at Warriors Game

Basketball fans may have been disappointed by the Warriors’ loss at the Oakland Arena on Tuesday, but Queen Bay slayed courtside.

Wednesday, Nov 2, 2016 at 11:27 PM PDT

23-Year-Old Yearbook Quote Predicts Cubs World Series Win

23-Year-Old Yearbook Quote Predicts Cubs World Series Win

There have been a lot of signs pointing to 2016 being the Cubs’ year, but this may be the wildest yet. Back in 1993, one Chicago Cubs fan predicted in his high school yearbook that the team would win the...

Tuesday, Oct 25, 2016 at 07:36 AM PDT

Cops Root Out Maine Roadblock: Man Dressed as Tree

Cops Root Out Maine Roadblock: Man Dressed as Tree

Police say they've arrested a man dressed as a tree for blocking traffic in Maine. They say the man didn't respond to officers when they warned him against obstructing traffic in a busy intersection in downtown...

Thursday, Oct 20, 2016 at 10:13 AM PDT

Bear Gets Behind the Wheel, Crashes Car

Bear Gets Behind the Wheel, Crashes Car

Colorado deputies shocked to find bear behind the wheel of car after it slams into tree.

Monday, Oct 24, 2016 at 08:24 AM PDT

Emu Found Wandering Along Phoenix Interstate

Emu Found Wandering Along Phoenix Interstate

State troopers say an emu crossed a Phoenix road, got to the other side and narrowly avoided getting hurt. Arizona Department of Public Safety spokesman Quentin Mehr says the agency received reports Friday...

Friday, Oct 21, 2016 at 06:11 PM PDT

Half-Naked Intruder Scares Boy With BB Gun

Half-Naked Intruder Scares Boy With BB Gun

A half naked drunk woman walked into Michigan home and played with the family dog while young boy hides under his bed with BB gun and calls 911.

Thursday, Oct 13, 2016 at 04:42 PM PDT

Zombies Try to Stop Texting While Walking in Pittsburgh

Zombies Try to Stop Texting While Walking in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh pedestrians are being urged to "Look Alive" and not at their cellphones by folks dressed as though they're dead. The Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership and other groups are trying to "scare" pedestrians...

Bay Area Proud
Bay Area Proud
Bay Area Proud is NBC Bay Area's community outreach and volunteering initiative. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out