<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - Weird News]]>Copyright 2017https://www.nbcmiami.com/news/weird http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+6+LOGO+GOOGLE.png NBC 6 South Florida https://www.nbcmiami.comen-usSat, 18 Nov 2017 05:30:56 -0500Sat, 18 Nov 2017 05:30:56 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Researcher in Va. 'Half Car Seat, Half Man' Video Revealed]]> Wed, 15 Nov 2017 11:57:51 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/080717+car+with+hidden+driver.jpg
The identity of the "half car seat, half man" who sped away from NBC Washington transportation reporter Adam Tuss in August has finally been revealed, after Tuss caught up with the man whose car seat disguise...

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<![CDATA[Flight Attendant Puts on a Show for Safety Announcements]]> Tue, 14 Nov 2017 19:37:27 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/flightattendant.png
A Southwest Airlines flight attendant was captured putting on a little show during safety announcements.]]>
<![CDATA[Tampa Man Faces Eviction Over Emotional Support Squirrel]]> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 14:52:40 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/FL04M_SUPPORT_SQUIRREL_FIGHT_1200x675_1094912579807.jpg
A Tampa man is fighting to keep what he calls his "support squirrel" in his condo. Jamel Lanee spoke to the man who just got an eviction notice.]]>
<![CDATA[Police: License Plate Made From Pizza Box Doesn't Fly]]> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 13:58:15 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Fake+license+plate1.jpg
Police in Massachusetts are warning drivers not to make their own license plates after one car was recently spotted with a homemade one.On the Hopkinton Police Department's Facebook page, police posted...

Photo Credit: Hopkinton Police Department via Facebook]]>
<![CDATA[637-Pound Green Bean Casserole Is a Record-Breaker]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:39:07 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/ho-ho-ho-casserole.jpg
A heaping Guinness World Record-breaking serving of green bean casserole was dished out at Macy's Herald Square Thursday, tipping the scales at 637 pounds a week ahead of Thanksgiving.

Photo Credit: Jason DeCrow/AP for Green Giant]]>
<![CDATA[Suspect Hands Out Free Doughnuts During Armed Robbery]]> Fri, 10 Nov 2017 11:07:58 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/donut+store+robbery.jpg
Police are searching for three suspects who were caught on video robbing a Texas doughnut shop and giving out free pastries to customers inside the store. Houston Police Department's Robbery Division released...

Photo Credit: HOUSTON POLICE DEPARTMENT]]>
<![CDATA[No Kidding: These Goats Are for Delivering Flowers]]> Thu, 09 Nov 2017 15:37:41 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/goat+pic.jpg
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<![CDATA[Chubby Raccoon Gets Stuck in Sewer Grate]]> Fri, 03 Nov 2017 13:39:09 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/DIT+NAT+FAT+RACCOON+THUMB.jpg
A heavyset critter was found stuck in a sewer grate in a Northern Chicago suburb. Zion police officers came upon the “little” creature and with the help of animal control were able to free him.]]>
<![CDATA[Raccoon That Ate Too Much Got Stuck in Sewer Grate: PD]]> Fri, 03 Nov 2017 12:02:12 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/racoon+zion.png
Turns out the feeling many people relate to after a big meal isn't unique to humans.One raccoon in a Chicago suburb apparently ate so well it got caught in a sewer grate Thursday.Authorities said they found...

Photo Credit: Zion Police Department
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<![CDATA[Statue of 45-Foot Woman Won't Stand on National Mall]]> Fri, 27 Oct 2017 13:09:46 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/woman+statue+pic.jpg
A permit to bring a 45-foot statue of a naked woman to Washington, D.C. was denied by the National Park Service.]]>
<![CDATA[Watch a Giant Pumpkin Regatta]]> Tue, 24 Oct 2017 15:10:50 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Pumpkins1023_MP4-150884532784700002.jpg
What is a more autumn activity than racing giant pumpkins? Students from the West Virginia University held their inaugural Giant Pumpkin Regatta Boat Race as part of Mountaineer Week - just in time for...]]>
<![CDATA[Florida Couple's Amazon Order Arrived With 65 Pounds of Pot]]> Mon, 23 Oct 2017 14:24:29 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/182*120/Marijuana+Pot+Up+Close+Generic.jpg
When a Florida couple’s Amazon order arrived at their home, they were not prepared for what was inside.

Photo Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images, File]]>
<![CDATA[Olympians' Favorite Halloween Candy]]> Mon, 23 Oct 2017 14:15:25 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/HALLOWEEN+CANDY+THUMB.jpg
With Halloween a week away, members of Team USA talk about their favorite Halloween candy - and the worst things to get when trick-or-treating.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Builds Two-Story ‘Star Wars’ Transport Replica]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 08:43:59 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/DIT+Star+Wars+Display+THUMB.jpg
Nick Meyer decided that his AT-AT walker model wasn’t big enough, so he built a two-story replica of the famous “Star Wars” vehicle on the front lawn of his house. The display has inspired some]]>
<![CDATA[Paddington Bear Dances with the Duchess of Cambridge]]> Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:43:41 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/DIT+PADDINGTON+DANCE+Thumb.jpg
Paddington Bear shared a dance with the Duchess of Cambridge, the former Kate Middleton, at a charity event the Royals were hosting at the famous Paddington Station, where the iconic children's book character...]]>
<![CDATA[This Is What Happens When You Take a Fidget Spinner to Space]]> Mon, 16 Oct 2017 14:25:48 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/DIT+SPACE+FIDGET+SPINNER+THUMB.jpg
Astronauts aboard the International Space Station tested a fidget spinner in zero gravity. They had time to play with the popular toy in between three scheduled space walks this month.]]>
<![CDATA[Cows Keep Traffic From Moo-ving on Nashville Parkway]]> Sat, 14 Oct 2017 18:32:09 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/cowshighway.png
A truck carrying cows overturned in Nashville, Tennessee, allowing the animals to roam free.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Clings to Front of School Bus in Road Rage Case]]> Mon, 09 Oct 2017 09:40:46 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Man_Clings_to_Bus_in_Road_Rage_Incident-150755184653400002.jpg
Baltimore police arrested a man in a bizarre case of road rage last Thursday, after a video showed him clinging to the front of a moving school bus and banging on the hood while demanding the driver open...]]>
<![CDATA[300 Drones Light Up Night Sky Over Downtown LA]]> Fri, 15 Sep 2017 18:54:17 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/DIT+WONDER+WOMAN+THUMB.jpg
To celebrate the Blu-ray release of “Wonder Woman,” 300 drones flew over downtown Los Angeles in an illuminated, choreographed art show creating some stunning visuals.]]>
<![CDATA[Double Whopper: Babies Born Back-to-Back at NJ Burger King]]> Wed, 13 Sep 2017 17:03:06 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/BATTLE+BABIES+BORN+BURGER+KING+NJ+MATERIAL+-+14482420_WNBC_0000.jpg
Two women have delivered healthy babies on back-to-back days in the parking lot of the same Burger King restaurant in New Jersey.Make that a double: same parking lot, same EMTs, same cops."My partner and...

Photo Credit: NBC 4 NY]]>