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.

Chicago Nuns Sue Loud, Unruly Strip Club

A group of Chicago nuns have sued a strip club located in the same neighborhood as them, claiming the club violates Illinois zoning laws. Read Article

Chikungunya Virus: A New Mosquito Disease Is Headed to the U.S.

Medical experts say the Chikungunya virus, a disease transmitted by mosquito bites is in the Caribbean and will soon hit the U.S. Read Article

ISSpresso: The Coffee Machine That Works in Space

A partnership between Italian companies and Italy's Space Agency has produced ISSpresso, a coffee-maker for the International Space Station. Read Article

TWTR FAIL: Jimmy Graham’s Twitter Bio May Cost Him Millions

An NFL player's argument over exactly which position he plays could be damaged by what he wrote in its own Twitter (TWTR) biography. Read Article

Hidden Pablo Picasso Portrait Found Under Famous Painting

A hidden painting of a bearded man with a bow tie leaning on his hand was discovered underneath Pablo Picasso's 'The Blue Room'. Read Article

KFC Makes 3-Year-Old Leave Restaurant Over Dog Attack Scars

A three-year old girl who was severely injured in a dog attack was reportedly asked to leave a KFC restaurant over her scars. Read Article

ChocoChicken: Chocolate-Infused Chicken Restaurant Opens

ChocoChicken, a chicken restaurant the infuses its fowl with chocolate and serves sweet sides, opened in Los Angeles on Wednesday. Read Article

Man Sues After Police Raid His Home Over Parody Twitter (TWTR) Account

A man is suing Peoria, Ill., after his home was raided by police over a fake Twitter (TWTR) account mocking the city's mayor. Read Article

The Burrito Bond: Chilango Investors Can Earn Free Weekly Lunches

Investors in London can now take advantage of Chilango's Burrito Bond offering to earn free weekly lunches while helping the company out. Read Article

Robin Thicke to Name New Album Paula to Win Back Wife

R&B singer Robin Thicke has named his new album Paula in a bid to repair his marriage to estranged wife Paul Patton. Read Article

10 Common Friday the 13th Superstitions

Tomorrow is Friday the 13th and 'InvestorPlace' has collected a list of superstitions to avoid on the day associated with bad luck. Read Article

WWE News: 8 Wrestlers Including Evan Bourne, Brodus Clay Are Let Go

World Wrestling Entertainment on Thursday released nine wrestling superstars on one diva, including Evan Bourne, Brodus Clay and Aksana. Read Article

Shockwave From Solar Flares Could Hit Earth Friday the 13th

Earth may get hit by a shockwave from a solar flare on Friday the 13th as the sun hits its solar maximum and reaches peak activity. Read Article

Lululemon Creates Custom Tux for One Lucky Groom

A Lululemon Atheletica designer created a custom tux for a Chicago man who posted a request online for something comfortable to wear at his wedding. Read Article

VIDEO: California Mayor Caught on Camera Throwing Poop

A California mayor caught on camera throwing poop has apologized to the man whose walkway he fouled, calling the incident a "mistake." Read Article

Famous Paris Bridge Evacuated as ‘Love Locks’ Cause Railing Collapse

The Pont des Arts footbridge had to be closed on Sunday after the railing fell off from too man "love locks" being left on it. Read Article

Dog Rescuer Had 37 Bags of Dead Dogs in Her Barn

A dog rescuer living in Clarksville, Tenn., was recently discovered to have 37 bags of dead dogs in her barn and is facing animal cruelty charges. Read Article

Montana Couple Strikes Gold … in Their Tap Water

A Montana couple says gold flakes are contaminating their tap water. Local officials insist the water is safe. Read Article

CoverGirl Bombshell Volume Mascara Blamed for Eyelash Loss

CoverGirl is including new instructions with its Bombshell Volume mascara after a Florida woman complained that her eyelashes fell out after using it. Read Article

Teen Rents $240K Sports Car, $12M Home on Stolen Credit Cards

A Californian teen is in trouble after he allegedly rented a $240,000 sports car and $12 million home with stolen credit cards. Read Article