Mom Battling Son In Mayoral Race: 'I Wish I Could Evict His A**'

Plenty of families fight over politics, but one household in suburban Chicago at least agrees the next mayor of their town should be a Casey — they just can't agree on which one.

Wendy Casey, 45, is running for mayor of the village of Dixmoor. So is her son, Randall, 27.

"In all the years I've been around, I have never heard of that at all," Roosevelt University professor professor Paul Green told the Tribune.

Woman Left Husband For 19 Pet Rats

Chantal Banks is a grown woman with a family, and like many families, hers keeps pets.

Except, in her case, the pets are rats, there are 19 of them and she appears to like them an awful lot.

Ex-Bengals Cheerleader Has Libel Retrial Set For July

COVINGTON, Ky. -- A defamation lawsuit involving a gossip website and a former Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader convicted of having sex with a teenage student was scheduled Friday to go to trial again this summer.

Know What Bizarre Item A Maine Woman Had In Her Purse? Take The Fark Weird News Quiz

A woman in Bangor, Maine, was caught with a very bizarre item in her purse.

If you know what it is, you're 10 percent away from mastering the Fark Weird News Quiz.

Virgin Sex Doll Auction Vs. Tehran Rats: The Weird News Top 10 Showdown

March certainly came storming in like a lion, at least where weird news is concerned.

The plight of former Miss Delaware Teen USA Melissa King continued to arouse interest.

King resigned her crown last week after she was accused of making a porn video, but said the allegations were false.

Skinny The Fat Cat Slims Down

DALLAS -- An obese stray cat found wandering six months ago near Dallas has slimmed down to 34 pounds and been adopted by the veterinarian overseeing his care.

Dr. Brittney Barton said Friday that the orange tabby dubbed Skinny is doing well on a special diet to help lose weight and increase his metabolism.
Barton says she became attached to the onetime 41-pound cat she was treating at an animal orphanage and last month he became part of her family. Skinny joins Barton's husband, three children, a dog and another cat at her home.

All You Need To Know About The Secret History Of UFOs And Presidents

After almost 40 years of investigating the shrouded history of UFOs throughout North America, Grant Cameron is getting some recognition.

Ever since his own reported UFO sightings in Manitoba, Canada, in 1975, Cameron has doggedly researched the subject. Using the Freedom of Information Act to obtain documents and information, and traveling to many presidential libraries, Cameron became focused on the relationship of American presidents and UFOs.

LOOK At Frozen Paradise Forms In Frigid Waters

READMOND TOWNSHIP, Mich. -- An ice island that's formed off Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula is attracting attention.

Scrap Yard Owner Charged In Theft Of 8 School Buses

Updated story

Charges were filed Sunday in the theft of eight school buses from a garage on Chicago's South Side.

The buses were discovered to be missing early Friday morning when workers arrived at the Sunrise School Bus and Charter garage in the 10000 block of South Torrence Avenue, the Associated Press reports.


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