World Nov 1, 2019

Indiana woman who kept snakes found dead with python around her neck

An Indiana woman found with an 8-foot-long (2.4-meter) python wrapped around her neck had apparently kept snakes at the residence, which was filled with snakes and outfitted for a collection of the reptiles, police said Thursday. Laura Hurst, 36, was found unresponsive Wednesday night on ...

Three-eyed snake found in Australian town of Humpty Doo

Asia Pacific / Offbeat May 3, 2019

Three-eyed snake found in Australian town of Humpty Doo

A three-eyed snake found slithering down a road in the northern Australian town of Humpty Doo has sparked amusement in a country already accustomed to unusual wildlife. Rangers dubbed the unusual serpent "Monty Python" after finding it on a highway in late March. X-rays showed all ...