Leprechaun Gallery Reveals A Pot Of Facts

Leprechauns average about three feet in height according to Irish folklore, but they will be larger than life this weekend, thanks to St. Patrick's Day.

The fact that the Irish-themed hangover holiday falls on a Sunday means people who usually pretend to be Irish for one day a year could stretch it out an extra 24 hours or so.

If you are one of those weekend warriors, it might be good to brush up on your leprechaun lore before you wear your green or spend your green.

Planning A UFO Hunt? Here's Some Close Encounter Advice

So you think you can just waltz into an open field tonight and little green men are going to come to you, huh?

You're wrong. In fact, you need the right tools to capture UFOs -- whether alien in nature or not -- if you want anyone to actually believe your epic story. Luckily, HuffPost Weird News has compiled that list for you. Here's what you need on your UFO hunt tonight:

GRAPHIC PHOTOS: Over 12,500 Dead Pigs Retrieved From China's Waters

BEIJING (AP) — The number of dead pigs retrieved from waters in and near China's financial hub of Shanghai has reached 12,566.
Authorities in Shanghai plucked 611 dead pig carcasses Saturday from Huangpu river, which provides drinking water to the city's 23 million residents. In total, 8,965 dead pigs have been found in the river since March 8.

Severed Heads Found In Hong Kong Freezer

The severed heads of a Hong Kong couple were found in a refrigerator at a bloodstained apartment in a gruesome murder for which their 29-year-old son has been arrested, according to reports.Police said in a statement Friday that "some sections of human body" had been found at a flat in Tai Kok Tsui on the outskirts of the city and that they suspected the victims were a 64-year-old man and his wife.They had been reported missing last Saturday, police said.The couple were identified as Chau Wing-ki, 64, and his wife Siu Yuet-yee, 63, by Hong Kong newspaper the South China Morning Post (SCMP).

LOOK: Friends From Around The World Mourn Beloved Welsh Village Cat

The "most famous cat in Wales" passed away on Tuesday morning and left behind hundreds of adoring friends from around the world.

Alfie, widely known as the Chepstow Cat, has been a fixture in the small Monmouthshire town since his owners moved there in 2003. He could most always be found catching some sun in front of the town's pharmacy.

LOOK: 'Panda Porn' Gets Female Panda In The Mood

Panda researchers in China recently decided to screen some steamy "panda porn" to get Ke Lin, a 5-year-old female giant panda, in the mood for love.

In this Mar. 10, 2013, photo, female giant panda Ke Lin is shown watching a panda mating video at Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. (Credit: Reuters)

PHOTOS: Forget Something?

When you’re on the go or rushing to get things done, it can be easy to forget the little things. But it’s often those little things that make a world of difference.

From forgotten items of clothing to essential ingredients for cooking, the 21 people below have suffered a momentary brain lapse, resulting in destruction for them, but amusement for us.

'American Horror Story' Season 3 Theme & Title Revealed

LOS ANGELES — The third season of "American Horror Story" will be subtitled "Coven," and add actress Kathy Bates to the series' ensemble, according to the TV anthology's co-creator, Ryan Murphy.

Conservatives Look For Love And Other Things On Craigslist (NSFW)

The 40th annual Conservative Political Action Conference has brought Republicans around the United States to the National Harbor near Washington D.C. A few of the attendees are also looking for love.

We've compiled some of our favorite, relatively SFW, Craigslist personals of CPAC attendees searching for companionship. We did not include photos.

Boy Shoots Self In Groin, Blames It On Men In 'Ninja-Like Masks'

After playing with a gun and accidentally shooting himself in the groin Friday, one Chicago-area teen was left with injuries both his body and his pride.


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