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Offbeat Lone Ranger actor's outfit sells for $195,000 Lone Ranger actor's outfit sells for $195,000
The outfit Lone Ranger actor Clayton Moore wore when making appearances as the character after retiring from television has sold for $195,000 at a Texas auction.
Offbeat Driver of stalled pickup finds slithering surprise Driver of stalled pickup finds slithering surprise(Photo Gallery)
When a woman's pickup stalled on a street in Santa Fe, New Mexico, local chef Jackson Ault stopped to lend a hand. Ault and the driver both ended up with a surprise Thursday when Ault popped the hood and found a brown and yellow python slithering across the engine block.
Offbeat Pilot buys pizzas for passengers grounded by storm Pilot buys pizzas for passengers grounded by storm
Faced with potentially hungry — and grumpy — passengers, a Frontier Airlines pilot treated them to pizza when storms diverted a Denver-bound flight to Cheyenne, where the plane was stuck for a couple of hours.
Offbeat 14,000 draft notices sent to men born in 1800s 14,000 draft notices sent to men born in 1800s
No, the United States military isn't trying to build a force of centenarians. It just seems that way after the Selective Service System mistakenly sent notices to more than 14,000 Pennsylvania men born between 1893 and 1897.
Offbeat Cat in Florida goes berserk; owner calls 911 Cat in Florida goes berserk; owner calls 911
A 4-year-old Russian blue cat named Kush is being quarantined after apparently going berserk inside a central Florida home, prompting its owners to call 911.
Offbeat Humans skulls donated to thrift shop
Three human skulls were recently donated to a Bellevue thrift store, and now the King County Medical Examiner’s Office is asking for the public's assistance in determining where they came from.