Strange News http://enews.earthlink.net/channel/news/str Strange News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2019 EarthLink Networks Inc. Fri, 18 Jan 2019 11:45:07 EST Sun, 20 Jan 2019 11:51:41 EST 5 Another ice disk grabs attention in Maine http://enews.earthlink.net/article/str?guid=20190118/05e0b48a-60b6-4702-8441-4f7f518fb9e3 MILLINOCKET, Maine (AP) — The massive ice disk that formed on a Maine river has a baby brother. Officials at Baxter State Park in northern Maine shared a photo of an ice disk that's about 30 or 40 feet wide, located in wilderness more than 200 miles north of much larger disk that formed in Westbrook. Fri, 18 Jan 2019 11:45:07 EST 20190118/05e0b48a-60b6-4702-8441-4f7f518fb9e3 Associated Press Police seek volunteers to get drunk for them; many respond http://enews.earthlink.net/article/str?guid=20190117/b2ee2b5a-6adb-47c6-a8ae-ce10f7154ebf KUTZTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania police department's request for volunteers to get drunk for law and order purposes generated a predictably enthusiastic response. Thu, 17 Jan 2019 16:32:57 EST 20190117/b2ee2b5a-6adb-47c6-a8ae-ce10f7154ebf Associated Press Commuter's 'delay scarf' bought by German train company http://enews.earthlink.net/article/str?guid=20190117/dd59ec93-7ec1-4944-ba6b-67a089f60b19 BERLIN (AP) — Germany's biggest rail company, under fire for its unpunctual service, is trying to mollify one disgruntled commuter by buying her "delay scarf." Thu, 17 Jan 2019 11:14:51 EST 20190117/dd59ec93-7ec1-4944-ba6b-67a089f60b19 Associated Press Giant rotating ice disk stops moving http://enews.earthlink.net/article/str?guid=20190117/9ae12cce-cfb1-4d29-92e4-53b38cd82df0 WESTBROOK, Maine (AP) — Maine's giant spinning ice disk that quickly gained international fame seems to have met its end. The formation in the Presumpscot River in Greater Portland stopped rotating Wednesday, two days after a video of its mesmerizing movement was widely shared on social media. Thu, 17 Jan 2019 05:38:22 EST 20190117/9ae12cce-cfb1-4d29-92e4-53b38cd82df0 Associated Press Email prompts man to attend stranger's bachelor party http://enews.earthlink.net/article/str?guid=20190116/1244263c-e825-4dd9-b388-3f1dc5c65eff MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — An email about a bachelor party sent to the wrong person has led to an Arizona man taking a trip to a Vermont ski resort to attend the party of someone he doesn't know this weekend. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 22:48:57 EST 20190116/1244263c-e825-4dd9-b388-3f1dc5c65eff By LISA RATHKE Associated Press