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Ireland has the lowest annual number of reported UFO sightings in Europe.
On Good Friday in 1930, the BBC reported, “There is no news.” Instead, they played piano music.
Many animals have been reported to commit suicide, including dogs, cows, bulls, and sheep.
The world’s largest online retailer, Amazon.com, reported a loss of US$39 million in 2012.
There are still cases of bubonic plague reported in the U.S. every year.
In 2006, The FBI planted an informant pretending to be a radical Muslim in a mosque, and the Muslims in the mosque reported him to the FBI.
It’s estimated 1.5 million people are “missing missing” in the U.S.; people who have disappeared but haven’t been reported as missing.
In 1999, it was reported in the UK that over 3,000 people were hospitalized after tripping over a laundry basket.
Laika, the first dog in space, did not die peacefully as initially reported by the Soviets. She died because the cabin overheated.
In 2012, Singapore, a country of over 5 million people, had 80 days of a year in which no robberies or thefts were reported.
Several long-duration Russian cosmonauts have reported that months after coming back to Earth, they occasionally let go objects in mid-air, still expecting them to float.
November 28, 2012 was the most peaceful day New York City ever had—not a single violent crime was reported.
30% of adult women surveyed reported they had some pain the last time they had sex.
Jimmy Carter reported seeing a UFO before he was president, in 1969.
83% of participants in a study reported feeling let down by their New Year’s Eve plans because they had less fun than they expected.
In 2005, nature protection officials reported over 1,000 toads exploding unexpectedly in Hamburg, Germany.
When 12-year-old Muhammad Ali’s beloved bicycle was stolen, he reported the theft to a police officer who was also a boxing trainer. He helped Ali win his first fight in just six weeks.
Theodore and Eleanor Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, and Henry Truman, all reported sightings of Abraham Lincoln’s Ghost at the White House.
There has never been reported death linked to overdosing on marijuana.
In 2013, it was reported that there were only around 30 women who are citizens of Vatican City.