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# Weird

All time
Slideshow: 11 of the weirdest newspaper headlines ever
Tortoise stolen to sell for booze? Join us for a highlights tour of the local press…
Lizards, babies and hummingbirds… 10 weird things people have smuggled
Smugglers will try almost anything to bring goods into a country – even if those goods are live animals… or humans. We take a look at 10 weird cases.
New (legal) 'Star Wars' currency...and 5 other unusual coins
Queen Elizabeth II will be joined by Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker on the legal tender of a Pacific island nation. Will these be the weirdest coins in the world?
Skoda latest's test drive: bizarre matchmaking service puts a date in your car
Skoda’s new initiative will match your taste in music with that of a potential partner, then invite you on a test drive.
The weirdest places to advertise and still have an impact (Gallery)
Check out this slideshow of odd advertising places, from outer space to egg shells.
Slideshow: 7 weird celebrity sales
A selection of the strangest celebrity items to have ended up at auction.
Parrot arrested as accessory to drug cartel
Police in Colombia took the bird into custody after it attempted to tip-off the gang.
Missing sailor found inside shark
Man had disappeared near beach where Jaws movie was filmed.
Smoking baby finally kicks the habit
Indonesia’s chain-smoking tot finally breaks his 40-a-day cycle.
Doctor dies after climbing into boyfriend’s chimney
Woman’s body discovered three days after she tried to break into the house in California.
4 killed in vampire bat attacks
Peruvian village attacked by colony of rabid bats.
Man arrested after £10,000 found in his pants
That can’t be comfortable.
Upsurge in joyriding bears
He can roar, but can he drive?
Tank ballet: highlight of the Russian Arms Expo
Unique advertising technique.
Nuns on the run
And two 80-odd year old nuns at that.
Darth Vader robs a New York bank
Sadly, his getaway wasn’t an Imperial March.
Dead man found alive in hospital morgue
Someone needs more medical training…
Huge Mickey Mouse Nazi poster causes a stir
Polish poster causing controversy in Poznan.