Weird Street

Weird News, Pop CultureHere at Weird Street, we provide the strangest stories of the economy. The economy is already difficult enough to understand, so what better way of embracing that difficulty by attempting to understand the most irrational stories?
Ranging from unbelievable stories about coffee makers in space to a squirrel causing $300K in damages and everything in between, Weird Street is your destination for the most interesting stories on Wall Street.

Where Pizza Delivery by Drones Has Already Happened

A pizzeria in Mumbai, India, successfully completed pizza delivery by drones earlier this month, but has attracted attention from unhappy local officials. Read Article

Walmart Sues Widow to Have Old Family Photos Returned

Walmart's founding family is taking the widow of a small-town photographer to court over Walton family photos dating back decades. Read Article

Levi’s CEO: Stop Washing Your Jeans

Levi Strauss CEO Chip Bergh advises people to not wash their jeans and that they should spot clean or air dry them instead. Read Article

Red Robin Worker Exposed 5,000 Customers to Hepatitis A

A worker with hepatitis at a Red Robin Gourmet Burgers restaurant in Springfield, Mo. may have exposed 5,000 people to the infectious disease. Read Article

Study: Sleep Apnea Increases Risk of Hearing Loss

A study of 14,000 U.S. participants has linked sleep apnea to hearing loss at both high and low frequencies. Read Article

Bee Swarm Involving Up to 20 Million Escaped Bees Closes 1-95 On-Ramp

A truck carrying 460 bee hives crashed on an I-95 on-ramp in Delaware and freed it's cargo of 16 million to 20 million bees into the area. Read Article

Anime Series Sailor Moon to Stream on Hulu Uncensored

Hulu will stream remastered episodes of the classic anime series Sailor Moon without the deletions that marked previous U.S. airings. Read Article

New Dictionary Words 2014: Catfish, Hashtag, Selfie & More

Merriam-Webster is out with its list of new words in the 2014 Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, this year's list is heavy with social media terms. Read Article

Firenado: Rare Fire Tornado Forms in California

Images of a firenado that was sighted in California has social media talking about the natural event that has been around for more than 100 years. Read Article

Women Calls 911 Over Subway Flatbread Pizza Order

A North Carolina woman was arrested after she called 911 twice because her Subway Flatizza wasn't made how she wanted it. Read Article

Mayo Clinic Study: Measles Vaccine Wipes Out Women’s Incurable Cancer

A woman has been cured of blood cancer after receiving a massive dose of measles vaccine during a Mayo Clinic trial. Read Article

VIRAL VIDEO: Cat Saves Boy From Dog Attack

A YouTube video that has gone viral with over 5.8 million views shows a family's cat save a boy from a dog that is attacking him. Read Article

World’s Oldest Sperm Found in Australian Fossil

Scientists have discovered a fossil of a giant shrimp sperm in a cave in Australia that they estimate to be 17 million years old. Read Article

Conchita Wurst: Bearded Drag Queen Wins Eurovision 2014

Conchita Wurst, a bearded drag queen whose real name is Thomas Neuwirth, won Eurovision 2014 with his performance of 'Rise Like A Phoenix'. Read Article

Mekhi Phifer Broke: ER, Divergent Star Files for Bankruptcy

Hollywood actor Mekhi Phifer has filed for bankruptcy reportedly listing debts of $1.3 million and assets of just $67,000. Read Article

Wall Street Journal Twitter Account Hacked

The Syrian Electronic Army was behind the hacking of the Wall Street Journal Twitter account that tweeted a picture calling a security expert a cockroach. Read Article

NYC’s Naked Cowboy Gets Fruit of the Loom Underwear Deal

Fruit of the Loom will promote its new line of boxer briefs in a partnership with New York City's iconic Naked Cowboy. Read Article

Tricks to Win at Rock Paper Scissors Game

Believe it or not, there is a science to winning at rock paper scissors. Learn how to improve your skills on this classic game. Read Article

25 Dead Cats Found Hung From Trees in NYC Suburb

25 dead cats were found hanging from trees in a New York City suburb. Evidence suggests that the cats were dead before being placed in the bags. Read Article

Amazon Best-Seller List: No. 1 Is a 700-Page Economics Book?!

An economics book, titled 'Capital in the Twenty-First Century', has rose to the top spot on the Amazon best-seller list. Read Article