Category : NBC 5 Weird

News / NBC 5 Weird - 1 year ago

Watch: Workers Throw Sex Toys to Chase Off Gunman

An armed man who entered an adult-themed store Wednesday and demanded cash was chased off by two employees who lobbed sex toys at him in a bizarre confrontation that was caught on camera.The man can be seen pacing around outside Lotions and Lace, whi...

News / NBC 5 Weird - 1 year ago

NJ Cops Corral Runaway Donkeys

Police in South Jersey came to the rescue after four "unruly donkeys" escaped from an enclosure and from responding officers. The Mount Laurel Police Department posted video to Facebook that shows part of the pursuit from the 200 block of Mount Laure...

News / NBC 5 Weird - 1 year ago

Half-Marathoner Lost for 12 Hours

Melissa Kitcher had full intentions of completing her first half-marathon Sunday, but it's safe to say she pictured it ending a little bit differently. Kitcher went missing for nearly 12 hours after running off the trail during the Trail Hog Half-Mar...

News / NBC 5 Weird - 1 year ago

NYC Subway Rat vs. Dinner Roll

This so-called Roll Mole is giving Pizza Rat a run for its money. A rat was recorded dragging a comically large dinner roll on the subway tracks on the Upper East Side last Thursday, another sign of the determination the city's rats apparently posses...

News / NBC 5 Weird - 1 year ago

Runaway Bull Takes 5-Mile Trek Through Philly

A young bull escaped from a Philadelphia slaughterhouse Tuesday afternoon, leading police on a chase past a city high school and down Interstate 95.The bovine broke free from a truck outside the Saba...Photo Credit: SixersChix This story uses functio...

News / NBC 5 Weird - 1 year ago

2-Hour Wait for Gold Toilet

Patrons at the Guggenheim are standing in line for up to two hours to use the bathroom at the Fifth Avenue museum, but they don't seem to mind the wait. Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan replaced the toilet in...Photo Credit: AP

News / NBC 5 Weird - 1 year ago

Woman Sues Zara Over Dead Rat

A Manhattan woman is suing Spanish fashion retailer Zara after she says she found a rat sewn into a dress she bought at one of their stores. In a lawsuit filed in Manhattan Supreme Court last week, 24-year-old...Photo Credit: Getty Images This story...

News / NBC 5 Weird - 1 year ago

Man Arrested in Air Horn Incidents

An air horn that sounds like a train has been terrorizing the residents of El Segundo for weeks, but police in the Southern California city have just arrested a man in connection with the noise — with air...Photo Credit: El Segundo Police Department

News / NBC 5 Weird - 1 year ago

Fungus Furniture

Ecovative Design on Green Island, New York, is taking an unusual approach to making their furniture by growing their building boards from mycelium instead of using wood, metal or other conventional materials.

News / NBC 5 Weird - 1 year ago

Panda Wrestles Zoo Intruder

A man sneaked into a giant panda enclosure at a zoo in southeast China and ended up wrestling with a panda. Chinese state broadcaster CCTV showed surveillance video of the incident.Photo Credit: EBU