Kitten care

Shaki the monkey grooms a newly rescued kitten in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on November 18. Animal rescuer Jamil Bin Ismail, 48, said he took the heartwarming image after finding the kitten in a parking lot with Shaki, his pet monkey.

Thief gets lost, returns to store

A not-so-smart smartphone thief in South China was caught after getting lost while trying to make his getaway in an unfamiliar neighborhood, local police said.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/29 19:53:39

Woman snaps suspect's flimsy knife during home invasion attempt

A Jiangsu Province woman took the edge off an attempted home invasion Friday after she was able to snap the blade from her armed assailant's shoddy knife.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/29 19:48:39

Marriage can deter dementia, says study

Marriage may test one's sanity, but living into old age with a partner also lowers the risk of dementia, researchers said Wednesday.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/29 19:33:39

Purported yeti evidence came from bears, dog

For fans of the yeti, newly published genetic research on purported specimens of the legendary apelike beast said to dwell in the Himalayan region may be too much to bear.
Source: Reuters | 2017/11/29 19:33:39

100 Chinese couples to take part in mass wedding in Sri Lanka

One hundred Chinese couples will visit Sri Lanka next month to take part in a mass wedding celebration in the island country, Sri Lanka's Megapolis and Western Development Ministry announced ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 17:23:06

Plane ingenuity

Zhu Yue (second from right) stands with friends in front of a replica Airbus A320 passenger jet they assembled in Northeast China's Liaoning Province. The mechanic and his team spent ...
Source: IC | 2017/11/28 19:43:39

Indian cricket team all out for two, one was a wide

An Indian women's state cricket team managed just two runs in an official 50-over match, one of the lowest totals on record.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/28 19:38:40

Phone dropped in ocean returned to honeymooners

Trying to find a lost phone in the ocean is most likely to end up a lost cause.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/28 19:38:40

Reptiles to riches

Snake breeder Li Zhenzhen stands with one of her more than 10,000 venomous snakes on her farm in Panzhihua, Sichuan on November 22. Dubbed the “Snake Queen” by locals, Li ...
Source: VCG | 2017/11/28 19:38:40

Janitor poisons pet dogs, says owner never picked up their poop

A janitor at an East China residential complex was detained after police say he poisoned two pet dogs using dried meat soaked in rat poison.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/28 19:38:39

Cannabis calendar sees high sales

As the holidays approach, a Vancouver company said Monday it is struggling to meet the demand for its novel marijuana advent calendars - even though they are illegal.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/28 19:38:39

Couple found guilty of running $7.5 million pyramid scheme

Police in Anhui broke up a multi-million dollar pyramid scheme that was in part run by a former teacher who recruited students and his wife who oversaw the operation from ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/28 19:33:40

Rich roots

A giant ginseng root is displayed at the Wuzhen Internet National Medical Museum in Zhejiang Province Saturday. More than 180 years old, the root is estimated to be worth 6 ...
Source: IC | 2017/11/27 19:38:39

Light on her feet

A 62-year-old woman strikes a pose while being held up by her dance partner during a performance Sunday in Shenyang, Liaoning Province. The woman reportedly weighs 80 kilograms, which makes ...
Source: VCG | 2017/11/27 19:38:39

Circus tiger escapes from cage, injures two children

Two children were treated for mild injures after a tiger escaped from a cage and charged into a crowd during a circus performance in Central China on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/27 18:33:40

Man injured after trying to throw shared bike, bike throws him instead

A man was seriously injured after a fall while trying to hurl a Mobike near a river in Jinan, Shandong Province.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/27 18:28:40

Saving McDonald's 'Store No.1'

It has been closed to visitors for a decade with few noticing.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/27 18:23:40

UK archbishop wears collar again after Mugabe's fall

The Archbishop of York, John Sentamu, put on his white cleric's collar on Sunday for the first time since cutting it up ten years ago in a highly symbolic protest ...
Source: AFP | 2017/11/27 17:58:39