<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Weird News]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/weird http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.com en-us Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:24:27 -0500 Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:24:27 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Police: Bank Customer Makes Deposit, Exposes Himself]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:00:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/eugene+akin.jpg
An Arlington man was arrested Wednesday in Fort Worth after a bank teller reported that he exposed himself while making a deposit.]]>
<![CDATA[Yawning Suspect to Judge: "I Don't Care, Man"]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:36:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/041614+joseph+butler+judge+john+hurley.jpg
A yawning suspect earned a stern rebuke and a trip to jail after he told a South Florida judge, "I don't care, man." Joseph Butler was facing grand theft and resisting arrest charges when he appeared...]]>
<![CDATA[Croc Caught at Suburban Shopping Mall]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 14:11:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/abandoned-croc.jpg
It's not every day that a Nile Crocodile is found wandering around a TJ Maxx shopping center in the middle of suburbia.

Photo Credit: Roseville Police]]>
<![CDATA[Unbelievable Animal Stories: Wandering Sea Lion]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:31:45 -0500 Read more here. ]]> Read more here. ]]> http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/041614-hoppie-sea-lion.jpg
Check out some of the craziest animals and the stories behind them.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Gets B-Day Card in Mail 45 Years Late]]> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:14:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/1969+mail1.JPG
A birthday card that was intended to reach a young Brooklyn woman on her 19th birthday has finally reached its destination, 45 years after it was first mailed. Two days later, another letter with the...]]>
<![CDATA[Smart Cars Flipped Over in San Francisco]]> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 09:43:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/04-07-2014-smart-10.jpg
Someone's been vandalizing compact Smart cars in San Francisco, flipping the tiny vehicles on their heads and rear ends in the streets of San Francisco.]]>
<![CDATA[Caught on Camera: Burglar in the Buff]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 06:58:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/burglar2.jpg
Police say a man was arrested after breaking into a home while wearing nothing but a cowboy hat in Johns Creek, Georgia on Monday.]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: "Quite Alarming" Video Shows Woman Feeding Alligator]]> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:13:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/215*120/feeding-gator.JPG
A woman was caught on camera feeding an alligator at a Port St. Lucie senior living complex.]]>
<![CDATA[The Craziest Food Heists]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 13:55:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/generic-eggs-food-generic.jpg
Honey, nuts and cheese top the list of the most expensive — and delicious — food heists.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[10 Unfortunate Truck Spills]]> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 14:31:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/171571810.jpg
The fear of overloaded trucks crashing on the highway and spilling their contents might not be so irrational at all. Click here to see some unfortunate truck spills around the nation.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[TX Woman Donates 53,000 ozs of Breast Milk]]> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 10:57:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/denton_mom_breast_milk.jpg
A North Texas woman has donated a record-breaking volume of breast milk -- and may soon be recognized in the Guinness book.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Suspect Inadvertently Asks Deputy for a Ride]]> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 15:24:26 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/kareem+moore.jpg
A man is behind bars after he inadvertently asked an undercover officer for a ride in Deerfield Beach Wednesday, police said. Broward Sheriff's deputies said the suspect, who had just stolen an Audi SUV, dumped...]]>
<![CDATA["Crazy Cat Lady" Will Face Charges: SPCA]]> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 19:42:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Frankford+Cat+Hoarder+Cat+Lady+Sign.jpg
A sign on the gate of the home reads "I'm the Crazy Cat Lady. And this is the crazy cat house."

Photo Credit: NBC10.com - Pete Kane]]>
<![CDATA[Flirty Burglary Suspect Arrested in San Mateo]]> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 15:44:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/03-25-2014-flirty-burglar.jpg
Police in Silicon Valley say they set up a suspected burglar on a “first date” he likely regrets. Keveen Quintanilla, 31, is accused of burglarizing a restaurant in San Mateo. Police say he was caught in the act...

Photo Credit: San Mateo Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Arcade Fire's Huge Papier–Mâché Mask Stolen During Show]]> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 10:36:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/arcade+fire+masks.jpg
If you took a huge papier–mâché bobblehead mask from the Arcade Fire show in Bridgeport last week, the band wants it back very badly, no questions asked.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Family Frees Deer Stuck in Fence ]]> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 11:45:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/223*120/deerfence.jpg
A Massachusetts family got a surprise close encounter with wildlife over the weekend, when what looked like two branches sticking out of their fence turned out to be a deer in need of a rescue. It started Sunday

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Coyote Rescued From High Water in Florida]]> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 10:42:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/CoyoteResized.png
A young coyote was rescued from a rising tide by animal rescuers on Singer Island, Fla. The animal had been seen on a dock earlier in the day but jumped into the water and got stuck along the seawall. ]]>
<![CDATA[Man Scales SUV, Strips, Taunts Cops]]> Sat, 22 Mar 2014 10:05:18 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Naked+Man+Wilmington+blur.jpg
A Delaware man was arrested on suspicion of drug use after he stripped naked on a busy street, climbed on top of an SUV and taunted police. Wilmington Police tell NBC10.com they believe Darren Staats, 28,...

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<![CDATA[Saints Square Off in "Lent Madness" Bracket]]> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 08:46:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Francis_Xavier.jpg
There are no hoops, no high tops and no pep bands here, but there is a bracket. Lent Madness has a a field of 32 and even its own media guide called the "Saintly Scorecard."

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<![CDATA[WATCH: News Anchors Dive Under Desk During Quake]]> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 08:46:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/270*120/Screen+shot+2014-03-17+at+1.15.18+PM.png
Two Los Angeles morning news anchors dove for cover when a magnitude-4.4 temblor rattled the region during their TV broadcast. KTLA's Chris Schauble and Megan Henderson were reading the news as normal...]]>