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'Welcome y'all': Texan posts billboard opposing bigotry

A Texas man offered a quite literal welcome sign for people of all backgrounds and political beliefs, amid increasingly caustic political discourse in the United States.
Source: AFP | 2018/6/26 19:13:39

Trump boasts of quality mane

President Donald Trump took time Monday to boast of his "great" hair, the subject of long-running speculation it might be a wig.
Source: AFP | 2018/6/26 19:08:40

Police save boy dangling from 7th story window

A 4-year-old boy was rescued after he was found desperately clinging to the bars of a seventh story apartment window in Chengdu, Southwest China's Sichuan Province on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/25 19:43:40

Acupuncture cures paralyzed dog

Both popular and pointy, acupuncture is part of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) that has helped relieve pain and treat humans for millennia - and more recently, pets.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/25 19:43:40

Father charged after son's brutal punishment results in death

A father in Shaanxi Province is being charged in the death of his 11-year-old son after he sealed the boy in a vat overnight as a form of punishment.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/25 19:43:39

Bank of England votes to 'decide World Cup winner'

Britain's top central bankers held an unusual vote during their policy deliberations this week - to decide which country is most likely to win the World Cup taking place in Russia.
Source: Reuters | 2018/6/25 19:23:40

Drug producer fined for claiming 140m men have ED

A Chinese pharmaceutical manufacturer is being fined 1.2 million yuan ($183,574) by the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) for releasing false statistics that claimed one in every five men in China suffer from erectile dysfunction (ED).
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/25 19:23:40

Dog has visiting rights too: Brazilian court

Every dog has his day, but one Brazilian dog will have the equivalent of parental visiting days after a court ruled that a separated couple must share their pooch.
Source: AFP | 2018/6/24 18:48:40

Rats break into ATM, munch through $18,000 in cash

Indian police on Thursday said rats nibbled through more than a million rupees of banknotes after busting into a cash machine.
Source: AFP | 2018/6/24 18:48:40

'Cat-Sized' Rats Terrorize Swedish Town, Dwellers Advised to Beware

An influx of gigantic rodents has brought extra precautions to a Swedish town, where schoolchildren have been ordered to stay indoors during break times.
Source: Sputniknews.com | 2018/6/24 18:35:44

Telekinesis classes for kids center of fraud investigation

Authorities in Central China are investigating high-priced classes that claim to teach skills like telekinesis and precognition to children.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/24 14:18:39

Firefighters free teen stuck wearing handcuff for 1 year

A 14-year-old boy in Guizhou Province is finally free from living with a single handcuff clamped on his forearm for more than one year.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/24 14:17:56

Chinese man caught sneaking across Russian border to watch World Cup

Police in Northeast China caught a soccer fan who intended to walk across the Russian border so that he could attend the World Cup.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/24 12:19:54

Shaolin harvest

A student at Shaolin Temple harvests wheat as a form of Zen practice at a temple plot on Songshan Mountain in Dengfeng , Central China's Henan Province on Thursday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/6/21 20:23:40

Woman gets harassing text after condom purchases

A woman is accusing Alibaba of leaking her private information after she received a harassing text message shortly after purchasing condoms online.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/21 20:18:42

19-year-old Chinese woman faces charges over nude photo blackmail

A 19-year-old woman was detained on blackmail charges for threatening to release nude photos of a man she met online.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/21 20:18:41

Artist finds fashion in bodily fluids

Struggling to make your fashion more personal? No sweat. A London fashion student can help you decorate your attire with crystal accessories formed from your bodily excretions.
Source: Reuters | 2018/6/21 20:18:40

China county to curb rising 'bride prices' with trafficking charges

County officials in Central China's Henan Province are cracking down on bride prices in the area to enforce frugality and fight fraud.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/21 20:13:42